Event Archive 2019

Below is a listing of 2019 events, with links to the original event notice. Where LKL has reviewed the event, an additional link is provided. Where an event lasts for several days or weeks, it appears in the list sorted on its start date.

EventDateReview
Say Sue Me + Drinking Boys and Girls Choir UK tour w/ Otoboke Beaver19 Apr - 17 May 2019
K-pop party at Scala LondonThu 18 Apr 2019
Sewol Disaster 5 Year Anniversary: Screening of In the AbsenceWed 17 Apr 2019
Sewol Disaster 5 Year Anniversary: Screening of Bucket List of a 17 Year OldTue 16 Apr 2019
Opera House lunchtime recital: Haegee Lee + David Junghoon KimMon 15 Apr 2019
LKFF 2019 Teaser Screening #1: Winter’s NightMon 15 Apr 2019
JungKwon Jang performs Pergolesi Stabat MaterSat 13 Apr 2019
Sewol Ferry Disaster 5th anniversary events13 Apr - 20 Apr 2019
Sewol Disaster 5 Year Anniversary: Screening of CrossroadsSat 13 Apr 2019
Chatham House Korean Peninsula Peace ForumFri 12 Apr 2019
Lee Jaehyo + Kim Bumsu @Pontone Gallery12 Apr - 15 May 2019
Jukhee Kwon in October Gallery 40th Birthday celebration11 Apr - 25 May 2019LKL
Seven O’Clock The Beginning World Tour in LondonSat 06 Apr 2019
Minhwa: The Beauty of Korean Folk Paintings @KCCUK05 Apr - 18 May 2019
Yeol Eum Son plays Mozart at King’s Place + pre-concert talkFri 05 Apr 2019
Bongsu Park and Liam Francis in Ballet Rambert’s The PlaygroundFri 05 Apr 2019LKL
ATEEZ – The Expedition Tour, at Kentish Town ForumWed 03 Apr 2019
Three Labyrinths: Donghoon Shin UK premiereTue 02 Apr 2019
VIDAK 2019 Korean Visual Design Exhibition02 Apr - 14 Apr 2019
Dream and Dreaming – their place in our livesTue 02 Apr 2019
Seong-jin Cho plays Rachmaninov at the BarbicanThu 28 Mar 2019
4482-2019 – The Other Side of the Moon, @Bargehouse28 Mar - 31 Mar 2019
Okkyung Lee residency at Cafe Oto28 Mar - 30 Mar 2019
Bang Yongguk plays the The Underworld, CamdenWed 27 Mar 2019
March literature night: At Dusk, by Hwang Sok-yongWed 27 Mar 2019LKL
KCC March House Concert: Salomé QuartetTue 26 Mar 2019
Novus String Quartet lunchtime concert at the WigmoreMon 25 Mar 2019
British Korean Society AGMMon 25 Mar 2019
World Premiere: Donghoon Shin’s Kafka’s DreamSun 24 Mar 2019
Little Forest screens at the BarbicanSun 24 Mar 2019
SIK-K World Tour comes to Manchester and London23 Mar - 24 Mar 2019
2019 LSE SU EAST ASIA Forum: “New Chapter for Cooperation?”Sat 23 Mar 2019
SOAS seminar: Remembering a dissident Confucian MonkFri 22 Mar 2019
Screening: Hyperbolae of YouthFri 22 Mar 2019
Korean Language & Culture Course Launch PartyFri 22 Mar 2019
[Birmingham] World Premiere: Donghoon Shin's Sheng ConcertoThu 21 Mar 2019
EPIK HIGH 2019 European Tour comes to LondonWed 20 Mar 2019
Remembering Kim Bok-dong 1926 – 2019Wed 13 Mar 2019
Hanbok-inspired fashion on show in Kingston University12 Mar - 16 Mar 2019LKL
Korea Day in SheffieldSun 10 Mar 2019
A.C.E world tour comes to LondonSun 10 Mar 2019
SOAS seminar: the Failure of the US-Soviet Joint Commission, 1946 – 1947Fri 08 Mar 2019
Chan-Hyo Bae: Jumping Into, at Purdy Hicks08 Mar - 01 Apr 2019
Haegue Yang: Tracing Movement, at South London Gallery08 Mar - 26 May 2019Ext
Hyelim Kim and Jo Lawrence play Club InégalesThu 07 Mar 2019
Pop up ceramics exhibition: 여백, Yeo-baek, Without Words06 Mar - 16 Mar 2019LKL
Talk by ROK Ambassador Enna Park – Diplomacy on the Korean Peninsula Opportunities and ChallengesTue 05 Mar 2019
Colette Balmain + Paul Quinn on Women in Korean film + Singles screeningMon 04 Mar 2019LKL
Korea’s Metoo, Withyou: A Conversation with Pros. Seo JihyunSun 03 Mar 2019
2019 LSE SU Korea Future Forum: Progression or Regression?Sat 02 Mar 2019
SOAS seminar: Shamans and Confucian Public OfficialsFri 01 Mar 2019
Korean Crafts at Collect 201928 Feb - 03 Mar 2019LKL
SOAS roundtable discussion: After two summits, what has changed in US-DPRK relations?Thu 28 Feb 2019
February literature night: I’ll Go On by Hwang JungeunWed 27 Feb 2019LKL
LSE roundtable: New Reconciliations – the two KoreasWed 27 Feb 2019
KCC February House Concert: Anna Lee (Violin)Tue 26 Feb 2019
Hyolyn solo concert “TRUE” — at Electric BallroomSat 23 Feb 2019Ext
Screening: The Gift of LoveFri 22 Feb 2019
Korea: Divisions and Borders – Wasafiri Special Issue 96 LaunchThu 21 Feb 2019
Sleepers in Venice screening at London International Filmmaker FestivalTue 19 Feb 2019LKL
Screening: A Long Way AroundMon 18 Feb 2019
Shinuk Suh in Invisible Balance, at Daniel Benjamin Gallery17 Feb - 16 Mar 2019
PLT 1st Tour “We Go Holic” in LondonSun 17 Feb 2019
K-Beauty event featuring Q2HANSun 17 Feb 2019
Kim Hyelim in The Third Orchestra @BarbicanSat 16 Feb 2019
Kim Hong-joon Presents Short Essay Films on Korean Classic CinemaThu 14 Feb 2019
Sarah Chang recital at the Cadogan HallWed 13 Feb 2019
Eleanor Hyun on Korean Munbangdo Paintings (OCS members + guests)Tue 12 Feb 2019
Kimjang: Making and Sharing Kimchi – launch event in New MaldenSat 09 Feb 2019LKL
Cooking with North Korean RefugeesThu 07 Feb 2019
Early Korean Cinema season at the BFI and KCC07 Feb - 28 Feb 2019LKL
Lee Jin Woo: Towards Silence, at HdM Gallery07 Feb - 04 Mar 2019
Screening + Q+A: In the AbsenceWed 06 Feb 2019
Critics’ Salon: Lee Chang-dong’s BurningTue 05 Feb 2019
Remembrance Vigil for Kim Bok Dong Halmoni (1926 ~ 2019)Tue 05 Feb 2019
Lee Chang-dong’s Burning – Theatrical release01 Feb - 27 Feb 2019
Terry Ryu Kim in Touching Distance, at Exposed Arts Projects01 Feb - 08 Mar 2019
Carlo Rossetti’s photographs as social and historical narrativesFri 01 Feb 2019
Screening: Stories from the Clean RoomThu 31 Jan 2019
North Korea’s Nuclear Program – A New PerspectiveMon 28 Jan 2019
Power play – a group exhibition at the KCC and Delfina Foundation26 Jan - 16 Mar 2019
Hanna Moon & Joyce Ng: English as a Second Language26 Jan - 28 Apr 2019
DAY6 1st world tour ‘Youth’ @ Kentish Town ForumFri 25 Jan 2019
SOAS seminar – From the Writing to Speaking Subject: Korean ‘Comfort Women’ and GirlhoodFri 25 Jan 2019
Jihoon Kim on the ‘Archival Turn’ of recent Korean Documentary CinemaThu 24 Jan 2019
Jukhee Kwon in Present Moment, at October Gallery24 Jan - 13 Feb 2019LKL
The Poetry Review Winter edition launchWed 23 Jan 2019
Hyon Gyon: solo exhibition at Parasol Unit23 Jan - 31 Mar 2019
Jihoon Kim introduces his Korean Documentary Cinema projectTue 22 Jan 2019
Crush European Tour @ Kentish Town ForumSun 20 Jan 2019
SOAS seminar – Clever Speakers and Flexible Listeners: A Study on Sais-soli in KoreanFri 18 Jan 2019
London Art Fair @Business Design Centre, Islington16 Jan - 20 Jan 2019
Y Dance / Disaffections / Follow Through Collective @The Place, EustonWed 16 Jan 2019LKL
Application window for 15th K-pop Academy16 Jan - 06 Feb 2019
Hyeyoon Park coffee concert at the WigmoreSun 13 Jan 2019
Shifting Landscape K-film season @KCC / Birkbeck11 Jan - 18 Jan 2019
KCC Special Concert: Joyful Harmonica EnsembleThu 10 Jan 2019
Sunwook Kim recital at the Wigmore HallTue 08 Jan 2019
[Liverpool] Yunchul Kim in Broken Symmetries at FACT22 Nov - 03 Mar 2019
Exhibition: Taste of Korea — Jeonju22 Nov - 12 Jan 2019
Yanghwa and Sang Ho Chung in Figurative NOW, at Daniel Benjamin Gallery22 Nov - 05 Jan 2019
Exhibition news: Soon Yul Kang — dialogue, at The Menuhin Hall15 Nov - 15 Feb 2019
Sculpture in the City: Suh Do-ho -- Bridging Home, London24 Sep - 31 Mar 2019LKL
Lee Ufan: Relatum – Stage, in Kensington Gardens06 Feb - 27 Jan 2019LKL