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
Translating “Squid Game” – online seminar series23 Oct - 13 Nov 2021
K-Music 2021: Sinnoi + Dongyang Gozupa22 Oct - 23 Oct 2021
Ilhwa Kim: Seed Unfolding, at HOFA Gallery21 Oct - 04 Nov 2021
London East Asia Film Festival (updated with screening times and ticket links)21 Oct - 31 Oct 2021
KCC October House Concert (online): Rachel Hayoung Woo (violin), Jisu Song (viola), Heeyeon Chloe Cho (cello)Thu 21 Oct 2021
K-music 2021: Kyungso Park & Soona Park with Angharad JenkinsSun 17 Oct 2021
START Art Fair 202113 Oct - 17 Oct 2021
Je Baak and a’strict in LUX: New Wave of Contemporary Art13 Oct - 18 Dec 2021
Anicka Yi: In Love With The World, at Tate Modern12 Oct - 16 Jan 2022
Translated Vase: Yeesookyung and Sang-ah Kim in conversationThu 07 Oct 2021
Online talks: Preserving Korean Pictorial Art | the History of Hanji07 Oct - 14 Oct 2021
K-Music 2021: ADG7Wed 06 Oct 2021
Korean interest at the 2021 BFI London Film Festival06 Oct - 17 Oct 2021
Korea Day Festival and group exhibition in Coventry01 Oct - 31 Oct 2021
KCC September House Concert (online): Trio MazzoliniThu 30 Sep 2021
Hysteria: Kim Yideum in conversation with Steven J. FowlerWed 29 Sep 2021
Round and Around: an Audio-Visual Project by Jang Minseung and Jung Jaeil27 Sep - 22 Oct 2021
Celebrate Chuseok with the KCCUKSun 26 Sep 2021
Festival of Korean Dance 2021: Company SIGA23 Sep - 24 Sep 2021
Sheffield online conference: South Korean Women’s Cinema23 Sep - 25 Sep 2021
Esther Yoo (violin) and Yekwon Sunwoo (piano) play the Wigmore HallMon 20 Sep 2021
Esmé Quartet return to the Wigmore HallSun 19 Sep 2021
Celebrate Chuseok at the British MuseumSat 18 Sep 2021LKL
New Malden Korean Harvest Fest 2021Sat 18 Sep 2021LKL
Festival of Korean Dance 2021: Sung Im Her17 Sep - 18 Sep 2021
8th World Hallyu Congress, at Kellogg College Oxford12 Sep - 15 Sep 2021
Hallyu Con 2021Sat 04 Sep 2021
2021 International Korean Arts Conference – Seeing ‘Arts Hallyu’ from WithoutFri 03 Sep 2021
TOUCH – a group project by ISKAI Art at Gallery 4602 Sep - 09 Sep 2021
London Kpop Street Pop-up Store28 Aug - 29 Aug 2021
KCC August House Concert (online): Yana Khvan (Piano), Jaeyong Nam (Clarinet), Jisu Song (Viola)Thu 26 Aug 2021
The Moon Jar: a piece of happiness, at Han Collection26 Aug - 02 Oct 2021
Umma’s Table: Yeon-sik Hong in conversation with Paul GravettWed 25 Aug 2021
Off the Wall: Korean movies outside of the mainstreamTue 24 Aug 2021
Where London Meets Korea: Liberation Day Walking TourSun 15 Aug 2021
Online Korean Cuisine Class: Summer DessertWed 11 Aug 2021
Korean performers at the 2021 Edinburgh Fringe Online06 Aug - 31 Aug 2021
JOO at BUN H주USE casual dining pop-up05 Aug - 05 Oct 2021
Rising to the Top – Sports Talk with So-Hyun Cho and Jack AitkenThu 05 Aug 2021
BLACKPINK – the movie: UK theatrical screenings04 Aug - 09 Aug 2021
Sojung Jun’s Green Screen shows at Piccadilly Lights01 Aug - 31 Aug 2021
Korean Film Nights: In Transit29 Jul - 10 Aug 2021
KCC July House Concert (online): Serin Baek (Violin)Thu 29 Jul 2021
Grass: Keum Suk Gendry-Kim in conversation with Janet HongWed 28 Jul 2021
2021 UCLan IKSU Korean Literature Review Contest21 Jul - 01 Oct 2021
Yor-K: Korea Day in YorkSat 17 Jul 2021
Hyangmok Baik: Forgotten By Us, at BEERS London09 Jul - 07 Aug 2021
The Korean War Talks: from Pusan to the Imjin via Pyongyang with The Glosters03 Jul - 31 Jul 2021
Minyoung Choi: Things That Happen When We Are Not Looking, at Lychee One Gallery02 Jul - 06 Aug 2021
2021 IKSU Korean Studies Summer School28 Jun - 30 Jun 2021
PH-1 “Roommate Search” tour in London CANCELLEDSun 27 Jun 2021
Ceramics by Ree Soo-Jong and Lee Hun Chung, at Messums Harrogate25 Jun - 07 Aug 2021
KCC June House Concert Live! Jongsun Woo (Piano) and Alicja Kozak (Cello)Thu 24 Jun 2021
LKFF Teaser Screening: Deliver Us From EvilThu 24 Jun 2021
I’m Waiting For You: Kim Bo-Young in conversation with Sophie Bowman and Sung RyuWed 23 Jun 2021
Walking Tour: Where London Meets KoreaWed 23 Jun 2021
Korean crafts from Lloyd Choi Gallery, at ARTEFACT22 Jun - 29 Jun 2021
Sunyoung Hwang in Swimming Backwards, at Sid Motion Gallery22 Jun - 16 Jul 2021LKL
[Sheffield] LKFF Teaser Screening: Voice of SilenceThu 17 Jun 2021
LKFF Summer Teaser screenings and discussion17 Jun - 08 Jul 2021
Ra Jong-yil Lecture 2021 – Professor Victor D ChaFri 11 Jun 2021
KCC June House Concert: Jongsun Woo (Piano) and Holly Brown (Soprano)Thu 10 Jun 2021
Online talk: Music for Healing — BTS, radical love and becoming otherWed 09 Jun 2021
KCC exhibition: the Royal Palaces of Joseon08 Jun - 21 Aug 2021LKL
Online symposium: Muslims in Korea – Past, Present and FutureSun 06 Jun 2021
Understanding Minari: Language and life between and beyond Korea and AmericaWed 26 May 2021
To the Warm Horizon: Choi Jin-young in conversation with SojeWed 26 May 2021
The 2021 K-music showcase26 May - 28 May 2021
Traditional Korean Ink Painting course26 May - 23 Jun 2021
KCC May House Concert: Sunhye Shin (Piano)Thu 20 May 2021
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 2021Ext
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
Haegue Yang: Strange Attractors, at Tate St Ives24 Oct - 26 Sep 2021
Korean artists exhibiting at START Art Fair 202021 Oct - 25 Oct 2020LKL
Ha Chong-hyun: solo exhibition at Almine Rech06 Oct - 14 Nov 2020
Korean Eye 2020 comes to Saatchi Gallery30 Sep - 25 Oct 2020LKL