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Brazilians Flock to Korean Cultural Center as Country Celebrates Children’s Month

Brazilians Flock to Korean Cultural Center as Country Celebrates Children’s Month

SEOUL, Oct. 7 (Korea Bizwire) — Brazilians are flocking to the Korean Cultural Center in Sao Paulo, Brazil as it is hosting an exhibition in celebration of the country’s children’s month, October. The center is hosting the Pinkfong Wonderstar Exhibition that introduces the ‘Pinkfong Baby Shark’ and other characters popular among children worldwide. The exhibition [...]

Metal Type Blocks, Scientific Relics from 15th-16th Centuries to Go on Display Next Month

Metal Type Blocks, Scientific Relics from 15th-16th Centuries to Go on Display Next Month

SEOUL, Oct. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — Recently unearthed movable metal type blocks from the early Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910) will be on public display at a Seoul museum for the first time next month, officials said Tuesday. The National Palace Museum of Korea said 1,755 pieces of Joseon era artifacts excavated in June, including 1,632 metal [...]

Seoul City to Showcase Artwork at Bus Stations

Seoul City to Showcase Artwork at Bus Stations

SEOUL, Oct. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — Bus stops in Seoul, once dominated by commercial advertisements, will turn into small galleries showcasing photos, graphics, paintings, illustrations and other artworks. The Seoul Metropolitan Government announced that it will be hosting the Seoul Art Station exhibition from Oct. 1 to Nov. 30, showcasing various artworks on the advertisement [...]

Korean Abstract Painter Park Seo-bo Hopes His Art Will Absorb People’s Stress

Korean Abstract Painter Park Seo-bo Hopes His Art Will Absorb People’s Stress

SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Korea Bizwire) — If art is a form of expression, then the paintings of Park Seo-bo, known as the father of Korean contemporary art, may not be art at all. The octogenarian opened a new solo exhibition titled “PARK SEO-BO” at Seoul’s Kukje Gallery on Wednesday, featuring 16 of his “dansaekhwa,” the [...]

New Exhibition Offers Chance to View Korean Cultural Assets Held Overseas in AR Format

New Exhibition Offers Chance to View Korean Cultural Assets Held Overseas in AR Format

SEOUL, Aug. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — An exhibition will be held to provide the chance for visitors to enjoy Korean cultural assets held overseas in augmented reality (AR) format. The Korea Cultural Heritage Foundation will host the ‘exhibition without artworks’ at the National Intangible Heritage Training Center in Seoul from Aug. 20-31. This exhibition will [...]

Museum to Host Korean, Japanese Children’s Drawings Exhibition

Museum to Host Korean, Japanese Children’s Drawings Exhibition

SEOUL, Aug. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — The Korea Museum in Tokyo’s Shinjuku district is opening the ‘Korea-Japan Children’s Drawing Exchange Exhibition.’ Elementary school teachers from South Korea and Japan, who by coincidence met at the Independence Hall of Korea in 2011, joined together to engage in a five-year exchange of letters and drawings between children [...]