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Reporter : Park Han-sol
Sat, December 9, 2023 | 15:26
Art Busan to return with its largest edition, inclusion of AI docent for 1st time
Art Busan 2023, one of Korea's leading art fairs based in the southeastern port city, is set to return with its largest edition yet at the Busan Exhibition and Convention Center (BEXCO) early next month.
'2086: Together How?': Korean Pavilion to suggest how choices shape our climate future at Venice Biennale
The year 2086 is projected to be a watershed for humanity when the global population peaks at just over 10.4 billion people, according to the 2022 World Population Prospects report released by the United Nations.
Korean culture from craft art to cuisine to be highlighted in three Italian cities
A festival dedicated to Korean crafts, cuisine and traditional culture is set to unfold in three different Italian cities later this month.
Gwangju Biennale becomes watery feast for eyes and ears
GWANGJU - Fluid and pliable, water yields to whatever change comes its way, ready to take on any form at all times. Its ability to embrace even seemingly impossible contradictions is what ultimately makes it an irresistible force of change.
Japanese star architect Tadao Ando sings of youth through evergreen apple
WONJU, Gangwon Province - Even after losing five of his organs to cancer, Tadao Ando still burns with a youthful zest for life. The 81-year-old architect's mammoth apple sculpture, now greeting art lovers at Museum SAN with its evergreen surface, is his way of extolling the virtues of youth “to which everyone, regardless of age, is entitled as long as they are alive.”
1st documentary unveiled in Korea retracing Nam June Paik's vision of video art
In today's media-saturated world, the groundbreaking works of Nam June Paik (1932-2006), widely referred to as the father of video art, reverberate more strongly than ever.
Installation artist muses on art rooted in nature through interactive 'Dancing Garden'
The layered themes of nature, humanity and technology have come together in harmony in installation artist Shim Young-churl's interactive celebratory garden.
Seoul Museum of Art to open Korea's first public art archive
The Seoul Museum of Art (SeMA), a network of museums and art-focused entities strewn across the capital city and operated by the Seoul Metropolitan Government, is set to open its first archive in April.
[INTERVIEW] Foreign-born entertainers seek to revolutionize local industry
The representation of foreign-born personalities in Korean media has been a mixed bag for the last three decades. As the country began seeing the number of foreign residents grow by leaps and bounds since the late 1980s - with the number eventually surpassing 2.14 million as of last January, according to Korea Immigration Service - broadcasters took note and attempted to refl...
Two curators to lead Korean pavilion at Venice Art Biennale in 2024 for first time
Danish artistic director Jacob Fabricius and Korean curator Lee Seol-hui have been appointed to curate the Korean pavilion for the 60th edition of the Venice Art Biennale next year, according to Arts Council Korea (ARKO), the commission responsible for operating the pavilion.