Concordian Building [콘코디언 빌딩]

Do You Like Brahms? (2020); Kkondae Intern (2020); Psychopath Diary (2019-20)

This building appears as Kyunghoo’s headquarters in Do You Like Brahms? (브람스를 좋아하세요) (SBS, 2020).

This is Joonsoo Food’s office building, where Ka Yeol-chan (Park Hae-jin) works as its Head of Marketing, in Kkondae Intern/Old School Intern (꼰대인턴) (MBC, 2020).

This is the office building of Daehan Securities, where Yook Dong-sik (Yoon Si-yoon), Seo In-woo (Park Sung-hoon) and Park Jae-ho (Kim Ki-doo) works in Psychopath Diary (싸이코패스 다이어리) (tvN, 2019-20) — as seen in episode 1 and 2.

VARIETY SHOW filmed here

Episode 2 of YouTube series Walkman —a spin-off of  Workman [워크맨] (Lululala, 2019-present)– was filmed here, where host Jang Sung-kyu visited the headquarters of Lotte Card.

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Concordian Building [콘코디언 빌딩] — formerly the Kumho Asiana Main Tower (금호아시아나본관) till early 2019, after it was sold in May 2018 — is located in Seoul’s neighborhood Sinmunno 1(il)-ga [신문로1가] —overseen by the administrative neighborhood Sajik [Sajik-dong/사직동]— in the Jongno District [Jongno-gu/종로구], not far from Caffe Pascucci — Gwanghwamun Branch [파스쿠찌 광화문점]. A fews steps away from this building –just across the street– the kinetic sculpture Hammering Man by Jonathan Borofsky is standing — as seen in Do You Like Brahms?. Installed in 2002, this 22 meter high sculpture is the tallest of this sculpture series.

The 29-storey and 8-basement level building was constructed in 2008 and won two architectural awards in both 2009 and 2010.

Address
76 Saemunan-ro, Sinmunno 1(il)-ga, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
서울특별시 종로구 새문안로 76
(신문로1가 115)
Geolocation: 37.569877, 126.973102

Getting here
Gwanghwamun Station [광화문역], Seoul Subway Line 5, Exit 6
(5 min. walk)

— submitted by Mich KDL
— Photos taken by © Mich KDL, January 2020
Do You Like Brahms? added by Marion KDL

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