Event Archive: last 12 months

Below is a listing of events that occurred in the last 12 months, with links to the original event notice. Where LKL has reviewed the event, an additional link is provided. We also provide a link to reviews on third party sites (marked “Ext” for External) where we are aware of coverage of an event that we couldn’t get to. Where an event lasts for several days or weeks, it appears in the list sorted on its start date.

EventDateReview
Online talk: Korean Neo-Confucianism and its ShrinesTue 18 May 2021
Physical Korean Cuisine Workshops at Westminster Kingsway College15 May - 12 Jun 2021
Filming Against the Odds: Five Films, Four Women Directors14 May - 09 Jul 2021
Lee Byung Yoon on Yuwol: The Boy Who Made The World DanceWed 05 May 2021
KCC April House Concert: Beethoven Serenade for Flute, Violin and ViolaThu 29 Apr 2021
Yi Sang: Selected Works – Jack Jung in conversation with Steven J FowlerWed 28 Apr 2021
Traditional Korean Ink Painting Workshop28 Apr - 30 Apr 2021
2021 IKSU Annual International Conference at UCLan26 Apr - 27 Apr 2021
Traditional Korean Music Workshop series22 Apr - 22 Jul 2021
IKSU Annual International Conference 2022: Call for Papers deadlineTue 20 Apr 2021
2021 K-Pop Lyrics and Album Art Contest19 Apr - 02 Jun 2021
Online Korean Cuisine Class: Cooking with KimchiFri 16 Apr 2021
Icheon Ceramic at Han Collection12 Apr - 30 Apr 2021
A Viewing Room – online artist video season06 Apr - 31 May 2021
Korean Film Nights: An online talk with directors Kim Soy and Kim KkobbiThu 01 Apr 2021
A Festival of Korean Dance: Celebrate Youth Dance01 Apr - 05 Apr 2021
Lee Jeonglok: Iceland – online exhibition at Pontone Gallery31 Mar - 16 May 2021
KCC March House Concert: Sungbin Cho (guitar)Thu 25 Mar 2021
Bluebeard’s First Wife: Ha Seong-nan in conversation with Janet HongWed 24 Mar 2021
Open Call for 2021 Hallyu Con volunteers20 Mar - 07 Apr 2021
Online Korean Cuisine Class: Introducing KimchiThu 18 Mar 2021
Park Seo-Bo returns to White Cube17 Mar - 01 May 2021
New Opportunity in K-POP (feat. KAACHI case study)Sat 13 Mar 2021
And So Again Today: Four short films from the Underground Salon10 Mar - 01 Apr 2021
Korean galleries at Collect 2021 (online edition)26 Feb - 02 Mar 2021
KCC February House Concert: Mabelle Young-Eun Park, Ellen Baumring-Gledhill, Dafydd ChapmanThu 25 Feb 2021
Korean films at the 2021 Glasgow Film Festival24 Feb - 07 Mar 2021LKL
Tower: Bae Myung-hoon in conversation with Stella KimTue 23 Feb 2021
Korea Future Week: Coronavirus and Beyond22 Feb - 25 Feb 2021
BKS talk: A whistle-stop archaeology and history of KoreaThu 18 Feb 2021
Deadline for submissions: KCC Call for ArtistsMon 01 Feb 2021
SOAS CKS seminar series Q1 202129 Jan - 26 Mar 2021
Submission deadline: K-Pop together! dance video projectFri 29 Jan 2021
Assassins: the story of Kim Jong Nam’s murder29 Jan - 28 Feb 2021
Social Science Korean Studies European Network Conference (SoKEN)Fri 29 Jan 2021
Scottish CKS Distinguished Lecture Series – Q1 202128 Jan - 31 Mar 2021
LSESU KFA Guest Speaker event: Two Koreas Become One in the UKWed 27 Jan 2021LKL
Shinuk Suh: Post-Human Syndrome, at Beers London27 Jan - 10 Feb 2021
19th K-pop Academy: application window open27 Jan - 17 Feb 2021
Bloomberg New Contemporaries, at South London Gallery13 Jan - 07 Mar 2021
Hong Sangsoo's The Woman Who Ran - theatrical release11 Dec - 31 Dec 2020LKL
London East Asia Film Festival 202010 Dec - 13 Dec 2020
New Creativity in the UK’s East Asian Music Scene: A Symposium10 Dec - 11 Dec 2020
K-music 2020 livestream: Soojin Suh + Kit DownesTue 08 Dec 2020LKL
NOBUDAM Week: Home07 Dec - 13 Dec 2020
SOAS online seminar: One Left, by Kim SoomFri 04 Dec 2020Ext
Festival of Korean Dance 2020: Online Edition02 Dec - 05 Dec 2020LKL
Love Your Depot – LocusX30 Nov - 18 Jan 2021
Peace Forum on the Korean PeninsulaSat 28 Nov 2020
Korean short animations at LIAF27 Nov - 06 Dec 2020
Unexpected Vanilla: Poetry Reading with Poet Lee Hyemi and translator SojeWed 25 Nov 2020
Ahn Eun-me talks about Dancing Grandmothers in Dance UmbrellaWed 25 Nov 2020
Online exhibition: Hyojin Park – Spiritual Garden Awakening25 Nov - 10 Jan 2021
The 2020 (online) Kimjang Festival22 Nov - 13 Dec 2020
K-music 2020 online: Heemoon Lee + Prelude + NomNomSat 14 Nov 2020LKL
K-music 2020 online: Park Jiha, Kyungso Park, Woojae Park + Soona ParkFri 13 Nov 2020LKL
K-music 2020 online: LeenalchiThu 12 Nov 2020LKL
K-music 2020 online: SinnoiWed 11 Nov 2020LKL
K-music 2020 online: CoreyahTue 10 Nov 2020LKL
K-music 2020 online: Gray by Silver + GoniaMon 09 Nov 2020LKL
K-music 2020 online: Black StringSat 07 Nov 2020LKL
K-music 2020 online: Hey StringFri 06 Nov 2020LKL
K-music 2020 online: Jaram LeeThu 05 Nov 2020LKL
K-music 2020 online: Kyungso Park, Jae Il Jung + Soona ParkWed 04 Nov 2020LKL
K-music 2020 online: Yoon Jeong Heo + Vincent PeiraniTue 03 Nov 2020LKL
K-music 2020 online: Dongyang Gozupa + Dal:umMon 02 Nov 2020LKL
Han Collection special exhibition: Buncheong02 Nov - 31 Dec 2020
K-music 2020 online: JambinaiSat 31 Oct 2020LKL
K-music 2020 live: ADG7 CANCELLEDFri 30 Oct 2020
London Korean Film Festival 202029 Oct - 06 Dec 2020
KCC Artist of the Year exhibition: Jewyo Rhii28 Oct - 20 Mar 2021LKL
Literary talk with author Yun Ko-eun and translator Lizzie BuehlerWed 21 Oct 2020
Korean artists exhibiting at START Art Fair 202021 Oct - 25 Oct 2020LKL
2020 International Conference on Korea’s Global PositionFri 09 Oct 2020
Ha Chong-hyun: solo exhibition at Almine Rech06 Oct - 14 Nov 2020
Hallyu Con 2020: an online celebration of Korean pop cultureSun 04 Oct 2020
Korean Eye 2020 comes to Saatchi Gallery30 Sep - 25 Oct 2020
2020 Korean Peninsula Peace ForumWed 30 Sep 2020
Brilliant Hues: Icheon Ceramic at Han Collection30 Sep - 17 Oct 2020
Ilhwa Kim solo show at HOFA Gallery28 Sep - 12 Oct 2020
Korean Harvest Fest (online)Sat 26 Sep 2020Ext
CHAGOK CHAGOK: Korean Tapas, Tea and Natural Wine25 Sep - 26 Sep 2020LKL
Literary talk with translator Sora Kim-RussellWed 23 Sep 2020
Zadie Xa: Moon Poetics 4 Courageous Earth Critters and Dangerous Day DreamersWed 23 Sep 2020
Deadline for 2021 IKSU call for papersFri 18 Sep 2020
Joonhong Min and Sunyoung Hwang in Urban Reckoning, at Koppel Project Hive13 Sep - 16 Oct 2020LKL
Memories of Murder: one-off screeningSat 12 Sep 2020
LKFF Teaser Screening: Kim Jiyoung, Born 1982Thu 10 Sep 2020
Suhyung Lee popup collaboration dinner at Crispin’s SpitalfieldsThu 10 Sep 2020LKL
BTS: Break The Silence movie theatrical release10 Sep - 13 Sep 2020
The World Korean Food Festival 202005 Sep - 19 Sep 2020
Joonhong Min in Ghost Relics, at Hoxton 253 Art Project Space02 Sep - 06 Sep 2020
Purity and Virtue: the aesthetic of the Korean scholar, at Han Collection01 Sep - 30 Sep 2020
Online Discussion: SeopyeonjeThu 27 Aug 2020
August Literature Night: Seven Years of DarknessWed 26 Aug 2020
KCC August House Concert: Sooyeon Lee, HyunJeong Hwang and Minhee ChoTue 25 Aug 2020
18th K-pop Academy: application window open14 Aug - 09 Sep 2020
Choi Minyoung in Staycation, at Lychee One Gallery13 Aug - 10 Sep 2020
Seoul Unfolded: the KCC’s late summer exhibition06 Aug - 26 Sep 2020
July Literature Night: Kim Ji-young Born 1982Wed 29 Jul 2020
[Bongsu Park Dream Workshop at Freud Museum] POSTPONEDSun 26 Jul 2020
Parasite Black+White version: online and in cinemas24 Jul - 20 Aug 2020
Korean Film Night season: Trapped! The Cinema of Confinement17 Jul - 27 Aug 2020
[Operatic Extravaganza in aid of the Heart to Heart Orchestra UK Concerts] POSTPONEDSat 04 Jul 2020
[BTS Map of the Soul tour comes to Twickenham] POSTPONED03 Jul - 04 Jul 2020
Udine Far East Film Festival online screenings26 Jun - 04 Jul 2020
June literature night: DMZ Colony by Don Mee ChoiThu 25 Jun 2020
Hyunjin Kim on the work of siren eun young jungThu 25 Jun 2020
Korean artists in The Albemarle Shows at Art Moorhouse25 Jun - 15 Sep 2020
Joung Young-ju debut at Pontone Gallery15 Jun - 05 Jul 2020LKL
Korean animations at the Annecy Festival15 Jun - 30 Jun 2020
Bang Bang Con: The LiveSun 14 Jun 2020LKL
Charity Auction: Choose Art | Give Light to Refugees08 Jun - 29 Jun 2020
Résonances livestream: MemoriesSun 07 Jun 2020
[K-Dance 2020: Double Bill: Soo Hyun Hwang | Dance Project PPopKKi] POSTPONEDFri 05 Jun 2020
[K-Dance 2020: pre-performance conversation] POSTPONEDTue 02 Jun 2020
[K-Dance 2020: Art Project BORA: Muak] POSTPONEDTue 02 Jun 2020
[K-Dance 2020: Jin Yeob Cha -- MIIN: Body to Body] - POSTPONEDFri 29 May 2020
[(G)I-DLE "I-LAND" World tour in London] CANCELLEDSun 24 May 2020
Online event: a conversation with Zadie XaThu 21 May 2020
Korea Society Webcast: Korean Novels in the USTue 19 May 2020
Joonhong Min and Shinuk Suh: Rendered Reality at the KCC10 Mar - 24 Jul 2020LKL