This project presented a new direction of traditional crafts to Du-seok which is contained meaningful thought by adding modern sense and use. Du-seok pattern connected people’s wish, and applied same pattern to different product to accommodate object, people, and space under the theme of “Duseok : Linking the Relations”.
「 Not merely for sake of nostalgia for traditional forms,
this project presents new works based on the study of the essence of duseok in our daily lives. 」
Du-seok has a function of connector. it designed to connect separate pieces together. Complete product of Du-seok usually has yellow color that is closed to color of bean so its bean (Du) is given as head letter of name of Du-seok. Easy to handle than iron and has a similar feature of gold so used to enhance the dignity of the place.
Applied same pattern to different product effectively to accommodate all.
The pattern that is comprising with Mok-dan that is symbolizing the wealth and reputation, Kukhwa that is symbolizing the dignity. and Yanguibi flower that is symbolizing the beauty connecting the past and present. Whole process completed in collaboration with wood artist Kwon Won-duck.
Sponsor : YÉOL
Photo : JandeeC