Architect Yong Ju Lee grew up in Daedeok Science Town in South Korea. All the dads, including his own, worked at the research and development institutes clustered there. All the families lived in the employee housing.
I intend to push both reality and imagination to an extreme level and for them to meet at a certain point.
During his childhood, Yong Ju stretched his imagination with sci-fi, and this interest has followed him into adulthood. He draws inspiration from David Cronenberg’s worlds, especially Videodrome (1983), and futuristic inventions like Daniel Simon’s Light Cycle from Tron Legacy (2010).