Lim J. , Koo Y.

AN INTEGRATED PLATFORM A PROPOSAL FOR AN INTEGRATED URBAN PLATFORM CONNECTING SEOUL GANG BYUN METRO-STATION TO EAST SEOUL EXPRESS-BUS TERMINAL

This study examines the design strategies how to make a subway station that,
as urban artifacts, participates in the city programs, related to the socio-cultural domain of the
city, and how to establish a solid urban environment that corresponds to neighboring context by
recoding urban space. Selecting the Seoul Gang-Byeon Station as a site, in particular, this thesis
attempts to connect the metro station to the East Seoul Bus terminal, to reconstruct the relationship
of socio-cultural realm between the Han-River and area of the city, and eventually to have
the station and the terminal integrated with surrounding context in multilayered relationship to
be act as a contextual urban platform.

Keywords: Contextural urban platform, Dongseoul terminal, Gangbyeon station, контекстуальная городская платформа, станция Ганбён, терминал Донсоль