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Integrated Design: Korea prepares for the new millennium

A talk on street signs, design, and national identity

Event Details

Thursday, March 18, 2021
8 p.m.
In South Korea, the street address system, which had been irregular for a century, was reorganized in 2007.
Graphic design expert Albert Young Choi of Hanyang University will discuss how South Korea's street name and building number signs, the leading cause of visual pollution in irregular and indiscriminately disturbed environments, have evolved into a more systematic and efficient national standard design.