BURBERRY. Seoul Flagship Store

Posted on May 4, 2016 in Architecture, Commercial, Photography

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The British luxury fashion brand Burberry commissioned Nils Clauss to photograph their first Korean flagship store in Cheongdam-dong, Seoul. The construction of the 13 story Burberry Seoul flagship store was overseen by Christopher Bailey, the CEO and chief creative officer of Burberry. For more images please follow this link.

KOREA FORUM. North Korean refugees

Posted on May 4, 2015 in Photography, Print

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More than 27,000 North Koreans live in the brother country South Korea. Ill-equipped to live in a high-tech country, they try to find their identity.

The photo essay “Divided” by Nils Clauss (photo) and Neil Dowling (text) illustrates the reality of North Korean refugees’ life in South Korea. This timeless story from 2009 has recently also been published in German language (“Wanderer zwischen zwei Welten”) in the 2014 issue of the magazine Korea Forum.

To view the photo series, follow this link.

동방유행. The Guide to East Asia and Seoul

Posted on Mar 30, 2015 in Architecture, Commercial, Photography, Print

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동방유행 (The Guide to East Asia and Seoul) is a monthly magazine devoted to travel, food, shopping, architecture and fashion in Seoul and East Asia. For this issue (Vol. 1 March 2015) Nils Clauss photographed the section “25 Districts, 5 Zones, This is the City Life” for the magazine.

동방유행 (The Guide to East Asia and Seoul) is sold in all major book stores in Seoul and East Asia. For further images, follow this link.

BICYCLE PRINT. Issue 3

Posted on Mar 30, 2015 in Commercial, Photography, Print

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BICYCLE PRINT is a quarterly magazine devoted to bicycle culture in and outside of Korea. For this issue Nils Clauss photographed the Korean based interviewees contributing to this magazine.

BICYCLE PRINT is sold in all major book stores in Seoul or can be purchased directly through Propaganda Press.

그대로. Beauty of Ageing

Posted on Mar 26, 2015 in Commercial, Photography, Print

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The Beauty of Ageing (그대로) project initiated from the question “Is ageing a sad thing?.” Beauty of Ageing meets the elderly and aims to face them as they are – not as an ‘elderly’ but as a person. Moreover the project aims to bridge the gap between the young and old, where they can meet, understand and talk to each other. The magazine is published by graphic designer Shin In-ah and editor Maeng Sunho. These images have been taken for issue “0”.

Further images can be viewed following this link.

LEEUM. Samsung Museum of Art

Posted on Mar 26, 2015 in Architecture, Commercial, Photography, Print

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The Leeum, Samsung Museum of Art is a museum in Seoul, South Korea, run by the Samsung Foundation of Culture. It comprises two parts that house traditional Korean art and contemporary art. Museum 1 is designed by Swiss architect Mario Botta and Museum 2 is by French architect Jean Nouvel. Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas designed the Samsung Child Education & Culture Center.

These images have been taken for Leeum’s in-house publication ‘Culture and I’. Further images can be viewed following this link.

Post on THE METHOD CASE

Posted on Aug 7, 2014 in Commercial, Film, Media, Photography

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The Method Case is a blog specialized on design, architecture and visual communication. Just recently they published a feature on the “YÉOL Artisan of the Year” project, which was awarded to artisan Kim Soo-Young in collaboration with modern designer Gio Kisang. Follow this link to the blog entry in full length.

Post on CAHIER DE SEOUL

Posted on Aug 7, 2014 in Commercial, Film, Photography

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Korean-French blog Cahier de Seoul published a feature on the “YÉOL Artisan of the Year” project, which was awarded to artisan Kim Soo-Young in collaboration with modern designer Gio Kisang. Follow this link to the blog entry in full length.

Photos for UIC . Yonsei University

Posted on Jul 25, 2014 in Commercial, Photography

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Underwood International College (UIC) is a highly selective, English-language, four-year liberal arts institution, which combines the intimate, elite learning environment of an American-style liberal arts college with the faculty and resources of Korea’s top private research university. Check out here some of the images Nils Clauss took for UIC and their promotional purposes.

DISCURSIVE FORM . Libertine

Posted on Jul 18, 2014 in Architecture, Commercial, Photography

2014_06_16_MKIII_001_650pxThe design started with expressing the brand’s identity. With this in mind, the designer Will Craig (Discursive Form) in collaboration with Seoul based architects and planners Zabel & Partner chose concrete and tiles as the major finishing materials and eliminated vast amounts of decorative elements. The design of this restaurant and bar in Itaewon, Seoul, was finalised in May 2014. Check out some of the images here.