Keyword bonanza: welcome to LKL's taxonomy archives

Below are all the tags we use on LKL, bucketed together into groups. The tags are sorted alphabetically within those groups. Korean names are generally family name first. Western names are given names first.

The groupings are set out in the table below. Click on the taxonomy title to jump to the detailed listing. You might also want to review the LKL Category Archive

Taxonomy titleDescription
Artistsvisual artists past and present, plus designers and architects
CompaniesKorean chaebol and SMEs, and Western companies with Korean connections
Directorsdirectors of movies, documentaries, animations and dramas
Exhibitionsnotices and reviews of some, but not all, exhibitions we have visited
Festivalsarticles relating to film and arts festivals
Musiciansclassical and gugak performers, rock and pop groups, composers. If you’re looking for your favourite K-pop star here, you might instead find them under People
Organisations and venuesgalleries, museums, societies - often venues or organisers for events that we report on
Peoplecelebrities, actors, sportsmen and everyone else. If you can’t find a celeb in this list, it may be because they are included under Musicians, Artists or Directors
Placescities and provinces in Korea, or indeed places elsewhere. Given the remit of this site, where so many articles are London-based, we haven’t bothered creating a “London” tag
Titlestitles of books, plays or films
Writersnovelists, poets, playwrights and other authors
Other post tagseverything else - a pretty random collection of keywords

Artists

Visual artists past and present, plus designers and architects

Companies

Korean chaebol and SMEs, and Western companies with Korean connections

Directors

Directors of movies, documentaries, animations and dramas

Exhibitions

Notices and reviews of some, but not all, of the exhibitions we have visited. We create a tag here if there's more than 2 or 3 articles on the exhibition that we need to bucket together.

Festivals

Articles relating to film, arts, design or other festivals, either one-offs or annually recurring ones.

Musicians

Classical and gugak performers, rock and pop groups, composers. If you’re looking for your favourite K-pop star here, you might instead find them under People

Organisations and Venues

Galleries, museums, societies – often venues or organisers for events that we report on

People

Celebrities, actors, sportsmen and everyone else. If you can’t find a celeb in this list, it may be because they are included under Musicians, Artists or Directors

Places

Cities and provinces in Korea, or indeed places elsewhere

Titles

Titles of books, plays and films. We've only created a tag for these if we've written two or more articles about the particular work.

Writers

Novelists, poets, playwrights and other authors

Other tags

A random collections of post tags and keywords