Event Archive 2011

Below is a listing of events from 2011, with links to the original event notice. Where LKL has reviewed the event, an additional link is provided.

Serenade – A letter to the other side17 Dec 2011
Muse London: media art focus at the KCC16 Dec - 21 Jan 2012
Event news: Happy Ero Christmas screens at the KCC15 Dec 2011
Protest against human rights abuses outside DPRK embassy09 Dec 2011Here
North Korea’s nuclear threat and the upcoming Seoul Nuclear Security Summit08 Dec 2011
Grace Yeo at the Festival Hall08 Dec 2011
British Korean Women’s Society’s December meeting05 Dec 2011
United Cube K-pop concert set for 5 December05 Dec 2011Here
Delayed Sojourn: KAA group show at the KCC02 Dec - 08 Dec 2011Here
Boundaries at C99 Art Project01 Dec - 31 Jan 2012
Korea Investment Forum, 1 December at the Savoy01 Dec 2011
Event news: Kim Ki-young’s Insect Woman screens at the KCC01 Dec 2011
Guilt, Nostalgia, and Victimhood: Korea in the Japanese Theatrical Imagination01 Dec 2011
Two Koreas: Past, Present and Future – at LSE26 Nov 2011
Recalling Korea Past: An Oral History of the 1950s to the 1980s26 Nov 2011
Helen Koo: Transformation & Sustainability in fashion26 Nov 2011
The Traces: collective surroundings – at Hanmi Gallery25 Nov - 09 Dec 2011
Sumi Jo sings Mozart with the AAM25 Nov 2011Here
Event news: Sunwook Kim performs Beethoven’s last sonatas23 Nov 2011
Journey to Korea—working for the common good: at Greencoat Place22 Nov 2011
Hugh Keice: When Summer Holds the Rain19 Nov - 26 Nov 2011
Minhwa – Case Study of Joseon Chaekkado / Chaekkori18 Nov 2011
Grotesque Genome at Mokspace11 Nov - 17 Nov 2011
Eugene Lee lunchtime violin recital11 Nov 2011
Lee Man-hee classic “A Day Off” + Mark Morris talk at KCC11 Nov 2011Here
Chinese hordes and human waves: Korean War talk at the KCC10 Nov 2011
Believing is Seeing, at Ffotogallery10 Nov - 17 Dec 2011
London Korean Film Festival03 Nov - 17 Nov 2011Here
FOUR Everday Life; at Hanmi Gallery03 Nov - 17 Nov 2011
The Korean Miracle: A Cultural Evolution – at Asia House03 Nov - 16 Nov 2011
Jaewoo Kim in Tarik O'Regan's Heart of Darkness01 Nov - 05 Nov 2011
The LKFF 1-minute mobile phone short film competition30 Oct 2011
Woojung Chun’s “Library” installed at England & Co28 Oct - 23 Nov 2011
NyLon: London-New York Exchange Exhibition25 Oct - 26 Nov 2011Here
Kazakh film commemorates Korean deportations 60 years ago25 Oct 2011
Tim Beal’s Crisis in Korea launched25 Oct 2011
KAYA to perform at the KCC21 Oct 2011
Bittersweet Thunderspace at Hanmi Gallery18 Oct - 27 Oct 2011
Fournier Trio in Wigmore Hall debut17 Oct 2011
Creating Impressions of Colonial Korea: The Role Played by the Japan Society and its Membership, 1910-193917 Oct 2011
A better than average trip to the DPRK15 Oct - 25 Oct 2011
Francesca Cho: “This is not just a picture” at Mayfair Library14 Oct - 05 Nov 2011
An Eternal Cycle: Paradise and Purgatory – at Mokspace14 Oct - 10 Nov 2011Here
Anglo-Korean Society annual dinner14 Oct 2011
Event news: Deathbell screens at the KCC13 Oct 2011
Korean Films at the 55th BFI London Film Festival13 Oct - 16 Oct 2011
Event news: Sunwook Kim Plays Prokofiev at the RFH13 Oct 2011
Autumn term seminars at SOAS11 Oct - 09 Mar 2012
Kiejo’s Korean cookery classes in October 201108 Oct - 29 Oct 2011Here
Exhibition news: The Senses ; Interactive Perception at HADA Contemporary07 Oct - 29 Oct 2011
Event news: Possessed screens at the KCC06 Oct 2011Here
Kang Bong Kyu: Korea, Koreanity at the KCC05 Oct - 18 Oct 2011
The second East Asian Friendship Charity concert04 Oct 2011
Francesca Cho’s Deli eXhibits03 Oct - 12 Nov 2011
A Device: Back to the Moment at MokSpace30 Sep - 06 Oct 2011
MY SHOPPING BAG: allegories of Seoul 201124 Sep - 01 Oct 2011Here
Tripod Performance Night – Vanity of Vanities – at MokSpace23 Sep 2011Here
UNLASTED: Imagination as Experience at Hanmi Gallery23 Sep - 07 Oct 2011Here
Korea Design at 100% Design London 201122 Sep - 25 Sep 2011Here
Rolling Home With a Bull – September’s second evening screening at the KCC22 Sep 2011
Min-Jung Kym at the Institut Francais20 Sep 2011
Discover the Taste of Korea at Harrods19 Sep - 23 Sep 2011
Family Ties with Director Q&A at the KCC12 Sep 2011
Junghwa Lee plays Ravel and Faure at St Martin-in-the-Fields12 Sep 2011
Korea Calling at the Thames Festival 201110 Sep - 11 Sep 2011Here
Stories of the River – Thames Festival family events at the KCC10 Sep - 11 Sep 2011Here
Crossroads of Youth: Korea’s oldest silent film comes to stage at the Thames Festival10 Sep 2011Here
Take Care of My Cat at the KCC08 Sep 2011
From the Corner Window, at St Martin-in-the-Fields05 Sep - 11 Sep 2011
Formula 1 Fan Forum with Mark Blundell05 Sep 2011
Korean artists at Asia Triennial Manchester 201102 Sep - 15 Jan 2012
Words on Screen: Celebrating Paju the Bookcity — September daytime screenings at the KCC01 Sep - 30 Sep 2011
Manchester CUBE is now ‘To Let’ courtesy of Junebum Park01 Sep - 05 Oct 2011
Who Do You Think We Are? – at Hanmi Gallery29 Aug - 10 Sep 2011
A showcase Premium Korea event at Harrods28 Aug - 24 Sep 2011Here
Event news: The Murmuring to screen at the KCC25 Aug 2011
Awaken: Hyo Jung Kim at Mokspace18 Aug - 31 Aug 2011
Kingston Korean Festival 201113 Aug 2011
Hanmi Gallery 3rd Interim Exhibition – NOWS: Traverse over Time and Space13 Aug - 26 Aug 2011Here
Korean acts at the 2011 Edinburgh International Festival13 Aug - 24 Aug 2011Here
Hurrah! For Freedom screens at the KCC11 Aug 2011
KSCPP Global Ambassador at the KCC10 Aug 2011
MBC European talent show auditions06 Aug 2011
Korean performers at the 2011 Edinburgh Fringe03 Aug - 29 Aug 2011Here
Gayageum, Be the Legend at the KCC03 Aug 2011Here
A Summer of Sports: August daytime screenings at the KCC01 Aug - 31 Aug 2011
Another K-pop flashmob in London30 Jul 2011
Hada Contemporary Summer Show 201129 Jul - 03 Sep 2011
Lee Chang-dong's Poetry: UK theatrical release29 Jul 2011Here
Event news: Twilight Gangsters screens at the KCC28 Jul 2011
Designers: Dream Whisperers at Mokspace28 Jul - 10 Aug 2011
Dok2 performs at the Coronet Theatre24 Jul 2011Here
The Beauty of Traditional Korean Furniture at Gallery Han21 Jul - 27 Jul 2011
Soon Yul Kang at Art in Action 201121 Jul - 24 Jul 2011
Francesca Cho in Dolphin Square group show16 Jul - 17 Jul 2011
Princess Pyunggang and General Ondal: Korean children bring musical from Seoul14 Jul - 18 Jul 2011
Bong Joon-ho's Mother screening at KCC14 Jul 2011
The Great Outdoors at James Freeman Gallery13 Jul - 05 Aug 2011
Discover Korea at Leytonstone Arts Trail | Fountain Pub Food Fest | YG Flashmob09 Jul 2011Here
July daytime screenings: fantasy films01 Jul - 31 Jul 2011
The Nomad Artist in a Transnational Era: Korean Contemporary Art on British Soil01 Jul 2011
“A Room” Exhibition at the KCC28 Jun - 31 Aug 2011
Lee Ufan’s first solo exhibition in the USA24 Jun - 28 Sep 2011Here
Goldsmiths BA Art Degree Show 201123 Jun - 27 Jun 2011
Scorched Earth, Black Snow: Andrew Salmon presents his new book at the KCC21 Jun 2011
SHINee coming to Abbey Road17 Jun 2011Here
Haegue Yang: Teacher of Dance at Modern Art Oxford11 Jun - 04 Sep 2011
Thames Philharmonia plays Beethoven11 Jun 2011
Baeja, the beauty of Korea – traditional and contemporary fashion at the KCC11 Jun - 21 Jun 2011Here
Book launch and talk on Ch’angguk by Dr Andrew Killick10 Jun 2011
Twentidentity screens at the KCC09 Jun - 23 Jun 2011
The Love is gone but the Scar will heal: Lee Yong-baek at the Venice Biennale04 Jun - 27 Nov 2011Here
Korean artists at Venice 2011 Collateral events04 Jun - 27 Nov 2011Here
KCCUK K-Pop contest with YG Entertainment03 Jun 2011
Please Look After Mother serialised on BBC Book at Bedtime02 Jun - 11 Jun 2011
Embracing the Void: Korean Collective 2011 at HADA Contemporary02 Jun - 25 Jun 2011Here
June’s daytime films at the KCCUK share a Kangwon-do theme01 Jun - 30 Jun 2011
Woochi: The Demon Slayer at the KCC26 May 2011
Chelsea Flower Show: Hwang Jihae's Haewooso garden24 May - 28 May 2011Here
A celebration of the launch of Park Kyung-ni’s Land in translation23 May 2011Here
A demonstration by master potter Park Kyoung Soon22 May 2011
Seung Pyo Hong: Monitor Lizard at Bearspace21 May - 18 Jun 2011
Tradition Transformed: Contemporary Korean Ceramics at the V&A20 May - 04 Oct 2011Here
Situated Senses: Gallery tour and talk at Hanmi Gallery20 May - 21 Jun 2011
Situated Senses 01 : Inclined Angles at Hanmi Gallery20 May - 05 Jun 2011
Mother and Poetry screen in Cambridge19 May - 29 May 2011
Korean Buddhists Arts of the Koryŏ and Chosŏn Kingdoms19 May 2011
Kitty Jun-Im solo show in Seoul18 May - 24 May 2011
AKS members-only visit to Standard Chartered HQ18 May 2011Here
The LKL book launch (Royal Ancestors and Ancient Remedies) at the KCC17 May 2011Here
Park Dae-cho at Able Fine Art17 May - 21 Jun 2011Here
Violinist Joo Yeon Sir’s upcoming concerts15 May - 20 Jun 2011
Priest - theatrical release13 May 2011
Rhee Kibong at Tina Kim Gallery: There is No Place13 May - 17 Jun 2011Here
My Girlfriend is an Agent screens at the KCC12 May 2011Here
Your last chance to meet Revd Sun Myung Moon in London?11 May 2011
Yun-Kyung Jeong: Axonometric, at Sumarria Lunn11 May - 04 Jun 2011
Photography’s New “It” Girls10 May - 21 May 2011
Summer 2011 Korean studies seminars at SOAS06 May - 13 May 2011
3rd Terracotta Festival, 5-8 May05 May - 08 May 2011Here
Daily screenings associated with the Jeonju film fest01 May - 31 May 2011
Kang Yi-kwan’s Sakwa screens at the KCC28 Apr 2011
Choe Tae Bok in London28 Apr - 30 Apr 2011Here
Michael Hurt's street fashion photography exhibition in Seoul27 Apr - 29 Apr 2011
Bae Chang-ho’s The Trip at the KCC21 Apr 2011
Sarah Chang plays Bruch at the Festival Hall21 Apr 2011
Win a honeymoon on Jeju Island20 Apr - 20 May 2011
Wedding-themed films at the KCC this month: first, My Wedding Campaign14 Apr 2011
Requiem for Chung Ju-yung: Jaejoon Ryu’s Sinfonia da Requiem at the Cadogan Hall12 Apr 2011Here
Korea in the mid-fifties – historic slides12 Apr 2011Here
Scattering Rhythms: Korean Traditional Music and Jazz at the KCC11 Apr 2011Here
Unsuk Chin Total Immersion Day at the Barbican09 Apr 2011Here
Soonhak Kwon in Union Teesdale group show09 Apr - 08 May 2011
Poetry in Clay: Korean Buncheong Ceramics from the Leeum Collection on view at Metropolitan Museum07 Apr - 14 Aug 2011Here
Regular screenings of films shot in Jeju-do at the KCC01 Apr - 30 Apr 2011
Films from the 70s: Lee Jin-mo’s The Shower screens at the KCC24 Mar 2011Here
“Monologues” Exhibition at the Korean Cultural Centre22 Mar - 28 May 2011Here
Moon Kook-hyun lecture at LSE: Korea and the Global Economy21 Mar 2011
Millenarianism and the Pursuit of World Peace18 Mar 2011
Films from the 70s: Yalkae, a Joker in High School screens at the KCC17 Mar 2011Here
Particles are Expressives: the case of Korean11 Mar 2011
Films from the 70s: Lee Man-hee’s Road to Sampo at the KCC10 Mar 2011Here
The Korean Film Blogathon, 7-13 March07 Mar - 13 Mar 2011
Additional SOAS seminar: Introducing the P’yongyang Project07 Mar 2011
Sona, the Other Myself screens at Asia House film fest07 Mar 2011Here
Koryo and Liao Relations in the 10th-11th century04 Mar 2011
Event news: Nah Youn Sun at Pizza Express Jazz, Soho01 Mar 2011Here
Korean-Japanese duo 10 performs in Stoke Newington27 Feb 2011
The Korean War in Film26 Feb 2011
K-pop special at the KCC25 Feb 2011
Ha Young Kim at 43 Inverness Street24 Feb - 31 Mar 2011
Forbidden Quest at the KCC24 Feb 2011
4482 2011: Rhizosphere – Directions in Motion comes to the Bargehouse24 Feb - 27 Feb 2011Here
Jung-ouk Hong in The Outer Limits at James Freeman Gallery24 Feb - 24 Mar 2011
Dynamic Korea event at the KCC23 Feb 2011
DPRK Succession politics at Chatham House18 Feb 2011
Shin Meekyoung in Haunch of Venison solo show16 Feb - 02 Apr 2011Here
Some drumming lessons to celebrate the new year12 Feb 2011
Portrait of a Beauty screens at the KCC10 Feb 2011
Two Korean musicians give classical recitals this week09 Feb 2011
The inaugural KCC Concert 2011: Tori Ensemble07 Feb 2011Here
February cooking with Kiejo05 Feb - 26 Feb 2011Here
New Year events at the KCC01 Feb - 28 Feb 2011
In-Sook Chappell’s This Isn’t Romance gets BBC broadcast29 Jan 2011
Samulnori percussion class in Bethnal Green29 Jan 2011Here
Duellist the first film of 2011 at the KCC27 Jan 2011
Rain in promotional appearance at MCM Knightsbridge store25 Jan 2011Here
Gallery events related to the Future’s Future’s Future exhibition at the KCC24 Jan - 28 Feb 2011
SOAS lecture series – spring term 201121 Jan - 18 Mar 2011
Balloon and Needle: The New Korean Avant Garde20 Jan - 22 Jan 2011
Korean artists at the 2011 London Art Fair19 Jan - 23 Jan 2011Here
Hanmi Gallery at London Art Fair19 Jan - 23 Jan 2011Here
Event news: Joo Yeon Sir performs at St Martin-in-the-Fields18 Jan 2011
January Sale at James Freeman Gallery13 Jan - 15 Jan 2011
Goose’s Dream: Soom Company at The Place07 Jan 2011Here
Nam June Paik retrospective at Tate Liverpool17 Dec - 13 Mar 2011Here
Future’s Future’s Future: Young Korean Artists at the KCC03 Dec - 19 Feb 2011
Kimsooja in Aware: Art Fashion Identity at the Royal Academy of Arts02 Dec - 30 Jan 2011