Oliver Wainwright's new book, Inside North Korea, chronicles the historical evolution of Pyongyang's powerful architecture from its inception in 1953 to today

Published in GALLERY
Tuesday, 01 November 2016 00:14

North Korea

Stockholm-based design agency Snask offers the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea a little help on the ‘democratic’ front

Published in Rethink
Tuesday, 23 September 2014 09:23

North Korea: Visions of Escape

Commissions for Utopia, an exploration of ideas for sustainable tourism in North Korea, was among the exhibits on display at the Golden Lion-winning South Korean pavilion at the Venice Biennale

Published in GALLERY
Friday, 18 May 2012 12:14

Guide to Pyongyang

Pyongyang is a magpie collection of authoritarian forms and styles which draw on influences such as Moscow’s Metro and Haussman’s Paris. Owen Hatherley dips into a collection of essays on and photographs of the North Korean capital’s maniacal monuments.

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