Opened in 2014, the Dongdaemun Design Plaza has quickly become one of Seoul’s most iconic unique event venues, located in the heart of the Korean design industries, Dongdaemun district. Since its arrival, the DDP has already become a prime location for major design-related events including Seoul Fashion Week and travel international shows from Chanel and many others.
The unique structure, designed by world class architect Zaha Hadid, is comprised of exterior covered in 45,133 aluminum panels and open and curvaceous interior. For events, the Dongdaemun Design Plaza’s facilities include 2 exhibition halls (total of 3,108m²), 2 convention halls (total of 4,540m²) and a conference hall (414m²). The large multi-complex also includes a range of designer and boutique stores, and its central Seoul location places it conveniently close to many of the city’s business hotels as well as shopping and entertainment offerings.