Christian de Portzamparc Designs Dior Flagship Store In Seoul

August 20, 2015

Dior Flagship Store in Seoul by Christian de Portzamparc

Commission by French luxury goods company Dior, architect Christian de Portzamparc was asked to design a building for their flagship store in Seoul, South Korea. He was inspired to design a building that represented the way Christian Dior sculpted his creations.

“…essentially there would be part of the building that would be completely rectangular, with a strict geometry, which would be the Dior man, while the Feminine side would have the draped aspect”, says Christian de Portzamparc.

You can watch a video tour of the building below


In this video Christian de Portzamparc talks about the design of the building