The Seoul Upcycling Plaza, since its opening on September 5, 2017, is the world’s largest upcycling cultural complex space, where visitors can observe, learn, and experience everything regarding upcycling. Based on “Resource-Recycling Seoul Vision 2030”, the plaza aims to raise environmental, social, and economic awareness of upcycling and to establish an environment for upcycling-based industries.
Seoul Upcycling Plaza is a futuristic, high-value industry cultivating the upcycling industry, as well as taking a citizen-friendly approach, raising awareness on upcycling in entertaining ways through experiential education and exhibitions. The plaza shall operate as a hub to expand the culture of upcycling, offering a bright future as one of Seoul’s unique and entertaining tourist attraction.
Seoul Upcycling Plaza operates through citizens’ participation of a healthy, valuable circulation of production, manufacturing, and consumption in daily lives. Through various educational programs – workshops, performances, exhibitions, etc. – citizens creates their new lifestyle choices.
The plaza often holds classes and field trips. To participate, please register online through the Seoul Upcycling Plaza website.