Interview with Seung Teak Lee and Mi Jung Lim of STPMJ
Recorded on June 19, 2012
Seung Teak Lee and Mi Jung Lim sit down with Gabriel Silberblatt and Saga Blane to discuss the work of their studio and their installation for the League Prize 2012 exhibition at Parsons The New School for Design.
Seung Teak Lee and Mi Jung Lim, STPMJ
2012 League Prize Lecture
Recorded June 26, 2012
In this recording of their League Prize lecture, Seung Teak Lee and Mi Jung Lim present a number of their more recent projects, including plans for Amphisteps, outdoor performance seating, their design entry to the competition for the Busan Opera House, and a new approach to regional planning organized around high speed rail.
STPMJ is an interdisciplinary architectural practice founded in 2009 with work in scale from furniture to urban infrastructure. The office is lead by Seung Teak Lee and Mi Jung Lim and based in Brooklyn, New York. Seung Teak Lee was born in Seoul, Korea. After graduating with a B.E and M.E from Korea University, he received his M.Arch from the Harvard Graduate School of Design. Lee was the recipient of the Harvard Architectural Department’s Faculty Design Award in 2009 and was also a finalist for the SOM architecture and urban traveling fellowship. Mi Jung Lim was born in Seoul, Korea. After graduating with a B.S from Yonsei University, she received her B.Arch from Rhode Island School of Design and M.Arch from the Harvard Graduate School of Design.