Governor Wan-Ju Kim from Jeonlabuk do, together with other leaders of trade, economics and cultural ministries from South Korea were welcomed at the office of the German Designer Club DDC in Frankfurt, Germany.
The visitors were interested in establishing stronger ties with the DDC and design oriented German companies. After a presentation held by Wolf Udo Wagner, board member of the DDC, introducing the visitors to the work of the DDC, a lively discussion evolved on how stronger connections could be formed between the two countries´s design oriented communities.
Participants of the South Korean delegation:
Wan-Ju Kim, Governor from Jeonlabuk, South Korea
KyungSup Kim, Minister of the Ministry for Land Development
Prof. Dr. Doyeon Won, Professor for Culture and Economics at Weon Kwan University
Dr. MyungHee Kim, Research Leader of the Institute for Land Development
Mi-Jeong Kim, Director for Culture and Art at the Ministry of the Interior
WonSik Shin, Director for Planning at the Ministry of the Interior
Yunkil Lee, Secretary of the Governor
Participants of the German Designer Club DDC:
Prof. Dr. Klaus Klemp, Acting Director and Curator for Design at the Museum Angewandte Kunst – Museum for Applied Arts
Peter Wesner, Publisher form Design Magazine
Stephan Ott, Chief Editor form Design Magazine
Nicola Ammon, Designer and Co-Owner of GARDENERS GbR
Wolf Udo Wagner, Board Member DDC and Owner of Studio Wagner:Design