The new meets the old

New meets old
New meets old at Bukchon Hanok, Seoul

Modernisation. Accompanied by the bulldozing of the old culture. Is preservation really enough?

“These old buildings do not belong to us only, they belong to our forefathers and they will belong to our descendants unless we play them false. They are not in any sense our own property to do with as we like with them. We are only trustees for those that come after us.” – William Morris

 

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