Danse Lente Seoul Project
Aesthetically awkward like a modernist mutant, and unassuming in its overall appearance, the Yangok still boasts its own undefinable charm. As though time stood still, the wood-panelled interiors would invite you back to a nostalgia that feels oddly warm and cinematic.
The rattling glass-paned sliding windows and rust-hinged creaky doors have ample quirks. The concrete corridors of vertically challenged social apartments bear some resemblance to Futureland from The Florida Project – a little bit blunt, yet playful.
The new-born DL XS capsule collection travels 5,500 miles for a voyage to an unlikely architectural inspiration.