Joyful Church Wins Solomon Award

  • Nov 18, 2015

Joyful Church, located in Pohang, South Korea, recently won a WFX Solomon Award for Best Church Design. The Solomon Award recognizes churches and their partners for excellence in facilities design, building expansion or remodeling, operation excellence, innovative use and technical production.

The church’s desire for a fresh vision of Christian architecture, led to the selection of Beck to design a new campus, which was completed in June 2014.

Central to the project was a design that expressed a strong symbolic Christian message and incorporated traditional Korean symbols in a fusion of architecture, faith and culture. Beck architects drew inspiration from Korea’s rich history of architecture, crafts and calligraphy, to create an award-winning design. Read more.