Kiev Hanji Culture Festival runs until Tuesday

Kiev Hanji Culture Festival runs until Tuesday

The capital of Ukraine, Kiev,… is holding a festival for Korea’s traditional paper, Hanji. Organized by the Korea Intangible Heritage Promotion Center, the event runs until Tuesday at Kiev’s Chocolate House to promote the excellence of Korean paper and cross cultural encounters with Ukraine. There, visitors can see arts and crafts… and runway shows where […]

Getting a glimpse of North Korean graphic designs

Getting a glimpse of North Korean graphic designs

A special exhibition, displaying a range of North Korean items, from postcards to cigarette packets is held in Seoul. They provide a glimpse of the graphic designs seen around the regime. Hong Yoo turns the spotlight to this unique collection. Stepping into the exhibition, some South Koreans might feel a sense of nostalgia that takes […]

Cultural events, ceremony held in Jeju to celebrate ‘Month of Culture’

Cultural events, ceremony held in Jeju to celebrate ‘Month of Culture’

October is culture month here in South Korea encouraging people to find time to enjoy diverse arts and activities that the nation has to offer a special ceremony to promote culture month took place on Saturday on the southern island of Jeju our union was there and filed this report may cultural activities part of […]

Seoul’s Hangang Mongttang Summer Festival is back with more diverse programs

Seoul’s Hangang Mongttang Summer Festival is back with more diverse programs

well one of the most popular summer festivals in South Korea is back starting this Friday so it will host the Hangang mu Tong summer festival along the banks of the Hangang River more than 70 programs and events will help visitors beat the summer heat and for about a month people can enjoy camping […]

Time travel to Joseon Dynasty…Starlight Tour at Gyeongbokgung Palace

Time travel to Joseon Dynasty…Starlight Tour at Gyeongbokgung Palace

Now, a bit of culture for you here in the Korean capital. Gyeongbokgung Palace is now open at night. It’s offering a Starlight Tour that includes a royal meal and Korean traditional music. Kim Da-mi takes us there. The sun’s gone down but Gyeongbokgung Palace in Central Seoul stays brightly lit past sunset. The Starlight […]

2017 Seoul Design Festival and Craft Trend Fair

2017 Seoul Design Festival and Craft Trend Fair

If you’re in Seoul and looking for something to do this weekend, there’s a design exhibition catering to people who live by themselves. It’s got all kinds of neat things that singles might want to have in their homes… to personalize them and make life more convenient. And right across the hall there’s Korea’s biggest […]

Bolivian artists celebrate Easter with elaborate sand sculptures

Bolivian artists celebrate Easter with elaborate sand sculptures

Bolivia has been celebrating Easter by carving out series of enormous sand sculptures this year the theme was Noah’s Ark this festival is an annual tradition that has been running for more than 15 years where the sands of Arroyo and the western part of the country has been developed into sculptures for the holy […]

Annual paper boat rowing contest to take place in Seoul’s Jamsil Han River Park from Aug. 2-4

now one of the most exciting summer festivals in South Korea is back the annual paper boat rowing race will take place between August 2nd and the 4th this weekend a jamshil han River Park in Seoul during the race participants build their own boats out of cardboard boxes and attempt to row 50 meters […]