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MMCA to Open Canine-themed Art Exhibition for Dogs, Owners

MMCA to Open Canine-themed Art Exhibition for Dogs, Owners

SEOUL, Sept. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — The National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art (MMCA) said Monday it will open a special exhibition themed around the culture and companionship of dogs. The exhibition, titled “A Museum For All, A Museum For Dogs,” will be made available on MMCA’s YouTube channel starting Friday, according to the [...]

Cultural Heritage Body Announces New Preservation System for Genetic Resources of Natural Monument Animals

Cultural Heritage Body Announces New Preservation System for Genetic Resources of Natural Monument Animals

SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Korea Bizwire) — The frozen genetic resources of South Korea’s natural monument animals such as the Sapsal dog, Jeju horse and Jeju black pig will be preserved and managed separately both on the South Korean mainland and on Jeju Island. The Cultural Heritage Administration (CHA) announced on Monday that it had established [...]

Animal Rights Group Calls for Guidelines on Animal Photography

Animal Rights Group Calls for Guidelines on Animal Photography

SEOUL, Sept. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — An animal protection agency has reported that more than half of the workers in the media industry with experience in animal photography have taken photos of animals without following proper guidelines. Korea Animal Rights Advocates conducted a survey of 157 workers from film, broadcasting and new media industries, in [...]