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Healing Stay Kosmos / The_System Lab


An undulating concrete form perches on the coast of a volcanic island called Ulleungdo in South Korea. Its white peaks and organic roof lines create a striking contrast to the site’s rocky environs and the sea beyond. Together, it is said that the land and the water emanate a healing energy that represents the balance and harmony of the philosophy of yin and yang.

It makes sense, then, that this magnificent backdrop becomes the setting for Healing Stay Kosmos, a luxury resort that offers accommodations across two sculptural buildings designed by Kim Chanjoong, founder of the Seongnam-based The_System Lab — via Curbed

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