Pilwon Han

Selected Background and Works

 

photo by Ahn Seongshik

            

Education


Ph. D in Architecture / Seoul National University / February 1991
Master in Architecture / Seoul National University / February 1987
Bachelor in Architecture / Seoul National University / February 1985

Honors and Prizes


The 6th Korea Rural Architecture Award held by Ministry of Food, Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries of Korea / July 2011

Third prize from the Research Paper Competition held by Korea National Housing Corporation / June 1996

Honorable mention from the design competition of 'Rural Housing' held by Korean Rural Development Corporation / September 1992

Professional Experience


Seonglim Architects & Associates Inc. / Seoul, Korea /  October 1994 ~ April 1995 / Designer and project manager (registered architect) / Projects : Bundang apartment housing, and others

Space Group of Korea (Gong-gan) / Seoul, Korea / May 1992 ~ October 1994 / Supervisor of building sites / Project : Korean Telecom. Dunsan station

Seonglim Architects & Associates Inc. / Seoul, Korea / June 1989 ~ May 1992 / Planner and chief designer / Projects : Site plan of Hae-un-dae New Town , and others

Teaching Experience


Hannam University / Taejon, Korea 
   Professor / September 2004 ~ present 
   Associate professor / September 2000 ~ August 2004
   Assistant professor / September 1996 ~ August 2000
   Teaching area : Architectural design studios, Asian architecture, Housing Theory

State University of New York / Buffalo, USA 
   Visiting professor / August 2003 ~ July 2004
   Teaching area : Architectural design studio, Asian architecture and urbanism

Chungnam National University / Taejon, Korea
   Lecturer / March 1993 ~ August 1994 
   Teaching area : History of Western architecture, Modern and contemporary architecture           
          
Seoul National Polytechnic University / Seoul, Korea
   Lecturer / March 1988 ~ February 1994
   Teaching area : Urban design, Site planning

Research


Tshinghua University / Beijing, China
   Visiting scholar / June 1995 ~ August 1996
   Field surveys of Chinese urban housing sites, rural settlements and traditional houses
                 
Muae Architectural Laboratory of Seoul National University / Seoul, Korea
   Researcher / March 1985 ~ February 1991
   Field surveys of Korean urban housing sites and rural  settlements   

Memberships


ICOMOS - KOREA / secretary-general / January 2018 ~ present
Cultural Heritage Administration of Korea / Cultural Heritage Committee member / May 2015 ~ present
The Korean Institute of Architects / March 1997 ~ present
Registered Architect of Korea / January 1992 ~ present
Korean Association of Architectural History / vice-president / January 2018 ~ present

Selected Publications


Books

Wisdom of the Earth: Korean Architecture (LEEUM, 2015, Seoul; coauthored)

Yangdong Village (LEEUM, 2015, Seoul; coauthored)

The Principles and Practices of Hanok Design (Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport, 2014, Seoul; coauthored)

The 16th Century: Confucian Utopia (Minumsa, 2014, Seoul; coauthored)

A Dictionary of the Concepts in Korean Architecture (Dongnyok, 2013, Seoul; coauthored)

Walking Golmoks in the Old Cities (Humanist, 2012, Seoul / Sanichishyobo, 2018, Tokyo)

The Emerging Asian City: Concomitant Urbanities & Urbanisms (Routledge, 2012, London & New York; coauthored)

The Typology of Space 1, 2 (Korean Translation of Ordering Space: Types in Architecture and Design / VNR, 1994) (Nanam, 2012, Seoul)

Space and Trace; The Architectural Culture of Korea (The National Institute of Korean History, 2011, Seoul; coauthored)

Chungjae Kwon Beol's Family Head House at Bonghwa (Yemoon, 2011, Seoul)

The Understanding of Cultural Heritage in Korea (KNOU Press, 2011, Seoul; coauthored)

In Search of Traditional Korean Villages (Humanist, 2011, Seoul)

Environment-Friendly Design Guidebook (Bal-Eon Publishing company, 2009, Seoul; coauthored)

A Book Changed My Life (Leader's book, 2009, Seoul; coauthored)

The Front Line of New Knowledge 2 (Han-gil-sa,  2008, Seoul; coauthored)

Traditional Ecology of Korea 2 (Science Books, 2008, Seoul; coauthored)

Going to Traditional Korean Villages (Book Road, 2004, Seoul)

Traditional Ecology of Korea (Science Books, 2004, Seoul; coauthored)

The Front Line of Knowledge (Han-gil-sa,  2002, Seoul; coauthored)

The Cultural Meaning of Dwelling (Sejin-sa, 2000, Seoul; coauthored)

Papers

The Practices and Issues in the Protection and Management, and the Promotion and Use of World Heritages in Korea, The Culture of Mahan Baekje, Vol. 30, December 2017
Location Analysis Method of a Traditional Village Using Geo-spatial Information, Journal of The Korean Cadastre Information Association, Vol.18 No.2, August 2016
The Principle and Method for the Spatial System Modification of Cultural Property Villages for the Compatibility of Habitation and Tourism, Journal of The Korean Institute of Rural Architecture, Vol.18 No.2, May 2016
A Study on Defining the Hanok Design Process and Required Design Information,
Journal of Architectural History, Vol.22 No.2, April 2013
The Recent Trends of Hanok Design,
Journal of Architectural History, Vol.21 No.1, February 2012
The Concept and the Method of Conservation for the Traditional Korean Settlements,
Journal of Architectural History, Vol.20 No.6, December 2011
The Design Trend of the Contemporary Hanok, Proceeding of Korean Association of Architectural History, November 2010

The Spatial and Structural Eclectic Modes of the Korean-Western Eclectic Houses at Ojeong-dong Missionary Village
, Journal of Architectural History, Vol.19 No.4, August 2010
The Design of the Apartment Entrance Area with the Traditional Hanok Elements
, Journal of the Architectural Institute of Korea, Vol.25 No.2, February 2009
A Study on the Planning Elements for the Elderly in Remodeling the Permanent Rental Apartment 
, Journal of the Architectural Institute of Korea, Vol.23 No.12, December 2007
The Typological Characteristics of the Nagaya-type House at Ganggyeong's Civic Center
, Journal of the Regional Association of Architectural Institute of Korea, Vol.9 No.2, June 2007
A Study on the Architectural Characteristics of the Communal Ritual Space in the Hohoe Village
, Journal of the Architectural Institute of Korea, Vol.22 No.12, December 2006
The Traditional House Type at the Housing Site of the Gongju's Civic Center
, Journal of the Architectural Institute of Korea, Vol.22 No.8, August 2006
The Effect of the Change of Living Space on the External Appearance in the Traditional Houses of Yangdong Village
, Journal of the Architectural Institute of Korea, Vol.21 No.10, October 2005
A Research on the Lot Pattern and House Type at the Housing Sites in Daejeon Old CBD
, Journal of the Architectural Institute of Korea, Vol.20 No.4, April 2004
Indigenous East Asian Settlements,
Architecture+, vol.04, December 2003
The Analysis of Spatial Change in the Traditional Korean House (Hanok), Using Space Syntax, Journal of the Architectural Institute of Korea, Vol.19 No.8, August 2003

A Comparative Study of Water Systems in Korean Clan Villages and Chinese Naxi Minority Villages, Journal of the Architectural Institute of Korea, Vol.19 No.1, January 2003

The Spatial Changes of the Traditional Korean Houses Designated as National Cultural Properties in Chungcheong Province,
Proceeding of Architectural Institute of Korea, October 2002
The Water System of a Korean Clan Village - Based on  a Case Study of Wontuh Village -,
Traditional Architecture in modern Asia, October 2002
Struttura urbana duale e citta dell'estremo oriente, Costruzionidue, n.6-Anno IV, November 2001
The Territorial Organization and Circulation System of the Traditional Courtyard House in Chungchong Province, Korea, Journal of the Architectural Institute of Korea, Vol.17 No.3, March 2001
A Comparative Study of the spatial Structures of Korean Clan Villages and Chinese Water Villages  - With Reference to the Architectural Characteristics of Social Facilities -, Journal of the Architectural Institute of Korea, Vol.16 No.4, April 2000
The Constancy of the Spatial Structure in Traditional Korean Settlement, Proceedings of 3rd International Symposium on Architectural Interchanges in Asia, February 2000

The Architectural Characteristics of Tulou, a Chinese Housing Type, Journal of the Architectural Institute of Korea, Vol.15 No.11, November 1999

The Transformation of Shanghai Lilong Housing, Journal of the Architectural Institute of Korea, Vol.14 No.4, April 1998

The Spatial Organization of the Beijing Siheyuan Housing, Journal of the Architectural Institute of Korea, Vol.13 No.11, November 1997

The Environmental Ecological Interpretation of a Traditional Korean Settlement, Journal of the Architectural Institute of Korea, Vol.12 No.7, July 1996

A Preliminary Study for the Nature-oriented Architectural Planning Method, Journal of the Architectural Institute of Korea, Vol.9 No.7, July 1993

A Study on the Change of Spatial Structure in a Rural Settlement, Journal of the Architectural Institute of Korea, Vol.6 No.3, June 1990

A Study on the Formation of Road Pattern in a Rural Settlement, Journal of the Architectural Institute of Korea, Vol.6 No.2, April 1990

Languages Spoken


English, Chinese, Japanese, and Korean