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Multimedia Artist Kang Ik-joong Showcases Extensive Artworks in Seoul Exhibition

Multimedia Artist Kang Ik-joong Showcases Extensive Artworks in Seoul Exhibition

SEOUL, Nov. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — Multimedia artist Kang Ik-joong said Friday he wants to play a bridging role between the divided Koreas through his imaginative artworks, as he believes art can connect people, places and ideas. The New York-based Korean artist, known for his art projects involving moon jars and the Korean alphabet, hangeul, [...]

National Museum Holds Exhibit to Mark 10th Year of Uigwe’s Return from France

National Museum Holds Exhibit to Mark 10th Year of Uigwe’s Return from France

SEOUL, Oct. 31 (Korea Bizwire) — The National Museum of Korea said Monday it will open a special exhibition of Uigwe, manuscripts for royal protocols during the Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910), this week to commemorate the 10th anniversary of its return from France after 145 years. Titled “Pinnacle of Propriety: The Uigwe, Records of the State [...]

Exhibition highlights mankind’s Endless Fight Against Pandemics

Exhibition highlights mankind’s Endless Fight Against Pandemics

SEOUL, Sept. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — Ranging from smallpox, black plague and cholera to Spanish flu and COVID-19, an exhibition under way at a national museum in central Seoul provides a graphic and detailed look into how mankind has fought against infectious diseases. The National Museum of Korean Contemporary History opened a special exhibition titled [...]