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Namjoo Kim

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Namjoo Kim is a Next Generation Ambassador of the Holcim Foundation.

She is an architect and Co-Founder of Studio DOHGAM based in Seoul, South Korea.

Namjoo Kim is also a Lecturer at Seoul National University, Adjunct Professor at Korea University, and a Public Designer for the Seoul Metropolitan Government.

She holds a Master of Architecture from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Bachelor of Architecture from Korea University.

She won a Holcim Awards Next Generation prize in 2014 for Latex Formwork in USA. The research project investigated a new construction method for creating thin concrete panels to reduce the weight of concrete molds and the amount of material used in construction.

Namjoo Kim presented the project at the Holcim Awards Lab 2015 in New York City, USA.

Last Updated: May 12, 2022
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Seoul, South Korea
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