Saturday, December 14, 2019

Berlin exhibit highlights borders between two Koreas

By Min Yea-Ji and Hahm Hee-eun Video = Korean Cultural Center in Germany Official YouTube The Korean Cultural Center in Germany and the Korea Arts Management Service opened the...

KOCIS wins 3 int’l awards for Korea magazine

KOREA, a monthly promotional magazine published by the Korean Culture and Information Service (KOCIS), receives three International Business Awards (IBA) in the Publications and...

Main halls of 2 Seoul palaces to be opened to public

Myeongjeongjeon Hall (National Treasure No. 266) at Changgyeonggung Palace in Seoul is the largest jeongjeon (main hall) in Korea. The interior of the one-story building will...
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Museum storage evolves from preserving to opening

The National Folk Museum of Korea will build an open storage and information center in Paju, Gyeonggi-do Province, by 2020. Unlike existing museum storage,...
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Make yourself some handmade chocolate

Both sides of the Cheonggyecheon Stream are home to many of Seoul’s markets and shopping areas. Make yourself some handmade chocolate. A few years ago, I...

Media swarm to advance screening of Cannes’ top honoree ‘Parasite’

Director Bong Joon-ho and the cast members of "Parasite" on May 28 hold a media briefing after an advance media screening at the theater...
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Because we’re worth it

Korean cosmetics are highly effective but affordable. By Korea.net Honorary Reporter Salwa Elzeny Photos = Salwa Elzeny Ancient Egypt, along with other ancient civilizations, was a complex society. One...
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Kazakhstan greets Olympic Opening Ceremony

By Korea.net Honorary Reporter Aigerim Sadykova  Photos = Aigerim Sadykova The Opening Ceremony of the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games was held on Feb. 9 and brought together...

KCC in Hong Kong to mark 1st anniversary with art exhibit

"My Story" by Korean painter Hwang Yong-yop (Korean Cultural Center in Hong Kong) By Lee Kyoung Mi and Kim Hwaya  The Korean Cultural Center (KCC) in Hong Kong from...
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Two ‘Nutcrackers’ enrich year-end celebrations

“The Nutcracker” is on its way to rekindle the innocence of childhood, as Christmas draws near. The classical ballet is based on the story of...
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BTS promotes capital city through song ‘With Seoul’

The Seoul Metropolitan Government releases the music video of pop sensation BTS’s promotional song 'With Seoul' on Dec. 13. ('With Seoul' music video) By Kim Young...

Main throne hall at Gyeongbokgung Palace to be opened to public

The eojwa (king's throne) is at the center of Geunjeongjeon Hall at Seoul's Gyeongbokgung Palace. (Royal Palaces and Tombs Center of Cultural Heritage Administration) By Kang Gahui and Kim Hwaya  Geunjeongjeon...
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Korea Day in Thailand

At the beginning of this February, the Korea Tourism Organization in Thailand held a Korea tourism fair for people who love to travel to...

Follow in the footsteps of King Sejong the Great

King Sejong the Great, the fourth king of the Yi Dynasty of the Joseon Kindom (1392-1910), is known for creating the Hangeul writing system,...
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Visiting the Korea Pavilion at the Philippine Travel Tour Expo

There’s no more excuse to not visit Korea, as you don’t have to wait for a midnight seat sale! The Korea Pavilion at the recent...
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Int’l typography biennale connects body with letters

Czech graphic designer Tereza Ruller showcases her participative performance 'Inhabit a Planet' during the opening ceremony for the fifth International Typography Biennale, at Culture...
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Two Koreas to enter PyeongChang under one flag

Vice Minister of Unification Chun Hae-Sung (second from left) and North Korea’s Vice Chairman of the Committee for the Peaceful Reunification of the Country...
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Pop concert to enamor fans from around the world

A special concert to be held this weekend is revving up to wow pop fans from around the world. At 7 p.m. on Sept. 4,...
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Kenyans take closer look at Korean films

Movie-goers peruse their options at the Korean Film Festival that opens on May 29 at the Imax Theatre in Nairobi. President Park Geun-hye’s upcoming visit...
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Calligraphy expresses Korea

Hangeul calligrapher Kang Byung-in writes 'King Sejong, Spirit of Hangeul' at the launch of the photography exhibition 'What Makes Korea,' on Oct. 15 at...

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