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Architecture / Landscape / Urban Design

2019.09. 'Round Retreat' awarded 2019 Architecture MasterPrize, Honorable Mention CLICK





2019.09. 'Hadohilljo' shortlisted for the Blueprint Awards 2019 in the Best Non-Public Project: Residential CLICK
Winners will be announced in London on 17 Oct. 2019





2019.09. UL invited to join in the exhibition "Symbiosis' by Seattle Architecture Foundation
12 Sep–23 Nov. 2019 @Center for Architecture and Design, Seattle, WA CLICK





2019.08. 'Cloud Forests' won The 2019 CODAawards, Institutional Budget Winner CLICK
Featured in the Aug. 2019 issue of 'Interior Design'





2019.08. 'Round Retreat' awarded ICONIC AWARDS 2019: Innovative Architecture, Winner CLICK





2019.07. 'Hadohilljo' shortlisted for the ABB LEAF Awards 2019 in the Best New Start Up Practice Project CLICK





2019.07. 'Round Retreat' selected as a Finalist in the 2019 World Architecture Festival CLICK





2019.06. 'Cloud Forests' shortlisted for The 2019 CODAawards Top 100
With 435 projects from 27 countries submitted this year CLICK





2019.04. 'Round Retreat' nominated for the German Design Awards 2020 in the category "Excellent Architecture"
Winners will be named in Frankfurt in Feb. 2020





2018.12. UL featured in Vol.486 Dec. 2018 issue of 'DESIGN' Magazine in Korea CLICK





2018.08. 'Round Retreat' won the 2018 Architizer A+Awards in the Residential Unbuilt category CLICK
UL featured in 'Architizer: The World's Best Architecture' Phaidon Press





2018.07. 'Round Retreat' selected as a Finalist in the 2018 Architizer A+Awards, Vote CLICK





2018.06. SDL awarded 2018 AIA National Photography Competition, Judges’ Commendation Awards CLICK





2018.02. 'Stuffed Landscape' featured in Vol.358 Feb. 2018 issue of 'laK' Magazine in Korea CLICK





2018.01. UL featured in 2017 11/12 issue of 'Architect', Korean Institute of Architects Journal CLICK





2018.01. SDL curated and joined on Group Exhibition 'Stuffed Landscape'
Jan.19-Feb.10,2018 @Gallery MUN, Dongdaemun Design Plaza, Seoul, Korea Leaflet
Panel Discussion, Jan.19 Fri.3-5:30PM @Design Lab 3F, Community Lounge CLICK





2017.07. 'Round Retreat' awarded Red Dot Award: Design Concept, Honourable Mention, Singapore CLICK





2017.06. 'Cloud Forests' featured in 2017 05+06 issue of 'CRAFT+DESIGN' Magazine in Korea CLICK





2017.04. UL invited to design a children's play facility, 'Discovery of Play'
22 Apr-8 Oct. 2017 @ Museum SODA, Hwaseong, Korea CLICK






2016.11. UL featured in the Catalogue of the 8th International Biennial of Landscape Architecture, Barcelona
Entitled 'A Landscape for you' CLICK





2016.09. GAA Foundation published the catalogue of 'Time-Space-Existence' exhibition
at Venice Architecture Biennale 2016 CLICK





2016.05. UL invited to Time-Space-Existence exhibition at 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale
28 May-27 Nov. 2016 @ La Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy CLICK





2015.11. SDL featured in Nov. 2015 issue of ‘Space’ Magazine in Korea CLICK





2015.10. Lecture @ Kookmin Univ., School of Architecture, Seoul, Korea / 국민대 건축대학 특강






2015.06. SDL's writing featured in Summer. 2015 issue of 'Architectural Critics Community' Journal CLICK





2015.04. SDL joined on Group Exhibition 'RE:BORN' Apr.11-Jul.12,2015
@ Space of Design and Architecture, Hwaseong, Korea CLICK






2015.04. 'Hadohilljo' featured in Apr. 2015 issue of 'Home & Garden Lifestyle Magazine' in Korea CLICK





2015.01. UNITEDLAB Associates LLC, relocated to New York City






2014.09. Exhibition, Selected Works, Rosa Barba International Landscape Architecture Prize
Regeneration - Yongsan Park / 8th International Biennial of Landscape Architecture, Barcelona
Sep.25-Oct.15,2014 @ Col·legi d’Arquitectes de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain






2014.05. 'The Sliced House' shortlisted for The Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2014






2014.05. Talk 'Marginal Architect' @ Catholic Youth Center, Seoul, Korea / 가톨릭청년회관 토크, '건축 주변인' CLICK






2013.10. UL awarded AIALA 2013 NEXT LA Awards, Citation Award, from American Institute of Architects, Los Angeles
Lofted Ambitions: Between Utopia / 미국건축사협회, AIALA 2013 NEXT LA Awards, Citation Award 수상





2013.09. UL awarded The American Architecture Awards for 2013, from Chicago Athenaeum + Europe / Magok Waterfront
Exhibition is scheduled to travel in Europe, opening @ The European Centre’s Contemporary Space Athens
Opening Date TBD 2014 Athens, Greece CLICK





2013.08. UL awarded The International Architecture Award for 2013, from The Chicago Athenaeum / Magok Waterfront
Invited Exhibition @ 14th International Biennial of Architecture Buenos Aires,'THE CITY AND THE WORLD'
Sep.19-Oct.15,2013 Buenos Aires, Argentina CLICK





2013.05. UL awarded the 2013 GREEN GOOD DESIGN Awards, from The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies + The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design / 'The Regeneration of Yongsan Park'
Upcoming Special Exhibition, Sep.-Nov.2013 @ 74 Mitropoleos Str. GR-105 63 Athens, Greece CLICK





2013.02. UL featured in 5th Landscape Architecture : A Manual of Environmental Planning and Design
By Barry Starke, John Ormsbee Simonds, McGraw-Hill Professional CLICK





2013.02. SDL invited to present at The 2013 Atmosphere Symposium focusing on 'Ecology + Design'
Feb.7-9,2013 @ University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada CLICK






2012.09. SDL selected for '2012 Frogtown Juried Artwalk Project' allied with the LA River
and organized by the Elysian Valley Arts Collective
exhibited 'Porous Housing' Project Sep.22,2012 @POD, Elysian Valley, Los Angeles, CA CLICK, LA Weekly






2012.09. UL awarded the 2012 AIANYS Design Awards, Citation for Design, from The AIA, New York State
Magok Waterfront / 미국건축사협회, New York State Chapter, Citation for Design 수상
The 2012 AIANYS Design Awards Exhibition, Sep.27-29,2012 @ AIA NYS Convention, Saratoga Springs, NY CLICK





2012.06. Publication, 'Magok Waterfront' featured in Summer 2012 issue of 'Oculus' Magazine CLICK





2012.06. SDL curated and joined on Group Exhibition 'INSIDE OUT : 7 ARCHITECTURAL THOUGHTS'
Jun.8-Jun.28,2012 @ Korean Cultural Center, Los Angeles, CA / 그룹전 기획 및 참여 Catalogue
featured in Vol.257 7/8 2012 issue of 'Architect' and Vol.28 7/8 2012 issue of 'Wide AR' Magazine, Koreatimes





2012.06. 'Regeneration / Yongsan Park' shortlisted for The 2012 American Architecture Awards, Chicago Athenaeum
2012.05. Shortlisted for The 2012 International Architecture Awards, Chicago Athenaeum + Europe






2012.03. UL awarded the 2012 AIANY Design Awards, Merit Award, from The American Institute of Architects, New York
/ 미국건축사협회, New York Chapter, Merit Award 수상
The 2012 AIANY Design Awards Exhibition, Apr.19-May.31,2012 @ Center for Architecture, New York, NY CLICK





2012.01. 'The Regeneration of Yongsan Park' featured in Jan. 2012 issue of 'Landscape Design' Chinese Magazine CLICK





2012.01. Magok Waterfront selected World Architecture Awards, Winner / 세계건축상 수상
World Architecture Community, 10th Cycle CLICK





2011.12. UL awarded AIA LBSB Design Awards, Merit Award, The American Institute of Architects, Long Beach/South Bay
Magok Waterfront / 미국건축사협회, Long Beach/South Bay Chapter, Merit Award 수상 CLICK






2011.10. UnitedLAB with Isaac Brown Ecology Studio awarded 2011 ASLA National Professional Awards,
Honor Award, from American Society of Landscape Architects / 미국조경가협회
More than 560 entries were considered and 37 projects selected for recognition CLICK
'The Regeneration / Yongsan Park' featured in Oct. 2011 issue of 'LAM' Magazine CLICK





2011.05. Lecture @ Daegu Univ., Dept. of Architectural Engineering, Gyeongsan, Korea / 대구대 건축공학과 특강
2011.06. Lecture @ SEOULTECH., Dept. of Industrial Design, Seoul, Korea / 서울과학기술대 공업디자인학과 특강
2011.06. Lecture @ Kangwon National Univ., Dept. of Design, Chuncheon, Korea / 강원대 디자인학과 특강






2011.02. Publication, 'The Regeneration / Yongsan Park' featured in Jan/Feb. 2011 issue of 'Form' Magazine CLICK





2010.11. SDL has won The 36th Ken Roberts Memorial Delineation Competition, Jurors Citation, from AIA Dallas
/ 미국건축사협회, AIA Dallas, KRob 2010, Jurors Citation 수상
KRob 2010 Exhibition, Mar.04-Apr.01,2011 @ The Dallas Center for Architecture, Dallas, TX CLICK






2010.10. UL awarded AIALA 2010 NEXT LA Awards, Citation Award, from The American Institute of Architects, Los Angeles
/ 미국건축사협회, AIALA 2010 NEXT LA Awards, Citation Award 수상
The 2010 AIALA Design Awards Exhibit, Sep.10-Oct.28,2010 @ A+D Museum, Los Angeles, CA CLICK





2010.08. Seminar @ JINA Architects, Seoul, Korea / ㈜진아건축도시종합건축사사무소 세미나
2010.08. Tutor, 2010 Busan International Architectural Design Workshop, Busan, Korea / 2010 부산국제건축디자인워크샵, 튜터
Lecture @ Kyungsung Univ., School of Architecture, Busan, Korea / 경성대 건축학부 특강 CLICK






2009.10. UL awarded Honorable Mention for Ideas Competition for Yongsan Park
/ 용산공원 아이디어 공모, 입선 CLICK






2009.06. UL awarded 3rd Prize for The Competition of Urban Concept for the Busan River City
/ 부산신항 배후 국제산업물류도시 조성 도시개념 현상공모, 가작





2008.10. Studio Critic, University of Southern California, Graduate School of Architecture, Richard Corsini Studio