Notice of a concert at the South Bank Centre with Han-na Chang and Lorin Maazel
A feature on the great gate of the Gyeongbukgung in Seoul
An Exhibition of Hangul featuring four very different Korean Artists ranging from Fashion to Typography: AHN Sang-Soo, CHUN Kyung-Woo, KIM Jong-Won and LIE Sang-Bong
The second Wigmore debut by a young Korean artist this week
Notice of a screening of a documentary on Cheju Island’s famous haenyeo (해녀) in a double bill of groundbreaking documentaries by celebrated lesbian experimental filmmaker Barbara Hammer
An interview with the young Korean flautist Jasmine Choi
A feature on Isang Yun
After the invention of movable metal type, the next stage in the evolution of printing in Korea was improving the type itself. Matthew Jackson continues his series of articles
Notice of a group show by three Korean artists in Bankside: Youngmi Kim 김영미, Kiwoun Shin 신기운, Seunghyun Woo 우승현
curated by JW Stella 구정원
Details of a group exhibition at the Cochrane Theatre Gallery, part of St Martins College of Art and Design, 1 April – 8 May. Work by glass artists Sunju Park, Kyouhong Lee and Sunho Lee.
Notice of an upcoming recital at the Wigmore, including a rare opportunity to hear a work by Korean composer Yun Isang, and an exclusive deal for lucky LKL readers.
Details of two Korean cookery classes just north-west of London
An introduction to the blog published by Martin Uden, The UK’s ambassador to the Republic of Korea
Details of two free Korean Studies seminars at SOAS in March 2009
An account of the book launch of Mike Kim’s “Escaping North Korea” held at SOAS in March 2009
The Korean press thinks the FT and other British newspapers are negative about Korea.
Korea Yearbook 2008 Eds Rüdiger Frank, James E Hoare, Patrick Köllner, Susan Pares Brill, 2009 The 2008 Korea Yearbook – Politics, Economy and Society does many of the things that a reader might expect: it contains a collection of papers which review the key developments in its chosen subject areas for the past year. At […]