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  • August 2020 Cultural Events

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    August 2020 Cultural Events

    • Seoul Drum Festival 2020

      Seoul Drum Festival 2020
      • ○ Dates : August 21 (Fri.)-August 22 (Sat.)
      • ○ Venue : Jangchung Arena/Online
      • ○ Admission : Free
      • ○ Content : A drum festival for healing through music with Korean and non-Korean drummers (online)
      • ○ Contact : 82-2-2133-2573
      • ○ Website : http://www.seouldrum.go.kr/
    • 2020 Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra: Osmo Vanska Performs Beethoven Symphony No. 1

      2020 Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra: Osmo Vanska Performs Beethoven Symphony No. 1
      • ○ Dates : August 20 (Thurs.) at 8:00 p.m.
        August 21 (Fri.) at 8:00 p.m.
      • ○ Venue : Concert Hall, Seoul Arts Center
      • ○ Admission : R seat: KRW 70,000
        S seat: KRW 50,000
        A seat: KRW 30,000
        B seat: KRW 20,000
        C seat: KRW 10,000
      • ○ Content : Beethoven, Symphony No. 1 in C major Op.21 presented by Conductor Osmo Vanska
      • ○ Contact : 82-2-1588-1210
      • ○ Website : https://www.seoulphil.or.kr/
    • Herstory Review

      Herstory Review
      • ○ Dates : July 22 (Wed.)-permanent
        Tues.-Fri. 10:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
        Weekends, official holidays 10:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
      • ○ Venue : 2F. Seosomun Main Building. Seoul Museum of Art
      • ○ Admission : Free
      • ○ Content : An exhibition of collections by female artists of the 1980s at the Seoul Museum of Art
      • ○ Contact : 82-2-2124-8926
      • ○ Website : https://sema.seoul.go.kr
    • Collecting Architecture for All

      Collecting Architecture for All
      • ○ Dates : April 16 (Thurs.)-August 2 (Sun.)
        Tues.-Fri. 10:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
        Weekends, official holidays 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
      • ○ Venue : All floors of the Nam-Seoul Museum of Art
      • ○ Admission : Free
      • ○ Content : An exhibition that presents an answer to questions about collected architectural items and the methods of collection which are still unfamiliar to Korea
      • ○ Contact : 82-2-2124-8926
      • ○ Website : https://sema.seoul.go.kr
    • 2020 Seoul Photo Festival

      2020 Seoul Photo Festival
      • ○ Dates : July 14 (Tues.)-August 16 (Sun.), 2020
        Tues.-Fri. 10:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
        Weekends, official holidays 10:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
      • ○ Venue : 1F, 2F of the Buk-Seoul Museum of Art
      • ○ Admission : Free
      • ○ Content : This is an exhibition based on everyday photos from the special exhibition “Unphotographical Moment” that addresses the moments where photography becomes meaningful. The exhibition also explores the chronicles of photography contests of the 1960-70s through special exhibition <The Heyday of Kameradang>.
      • ○ Contact : 82-2-2124-5269
      • ○ Website : https://sema.seoul.go.kr/
    • Seoul as the Main Character of Novels

      Seoul as the Main Character of Novels
      • ○ Dates : April 17 (Fri.)-November 1 (Sun.)
        Tues.-Fri. (closed Mondays) 9:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
        Weekends, official holidays 9:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
      • ○ Venue : Special Exhibition Hall, Seoul Museum of History
      • ○ Admission : Free
      • ○ Content : A special exhibition that highlights Seoul’s image, from Korea’s independence to major events in Korea’s modern history, as well as the lives of Seoulites through literature
      • ○ Contact : 82-2-724-0274
      • ○ Website : https://museum.seoul.go.kr/
    • Cheonggyecheon Flea Market, Hwanghakdong

      Cheonggyecheon Flea Market, Hwanghakdong
      • ○ Dates : April 29 (Wed.)-October 4 (Sun.)
        Tues.-Fri. (closed Mondays) 9:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
        Weekends, official holidays 9:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
      • ○ Venue : Special Exhibition Hall, Cheonggyecheon Museum
      • ○ Admission : Free
      • ○ Content : An exhibition that shines light on the Hwanghakdong Flea Market that was like a life history museum and summons past memories and sceneries
      • ○ Contact : 82-2-2286-3410
      • ○ Website : https://museum.seoul.go.kr/
    • Hanyangdoseong in the Past and Present

      Hanyangdoseong in the Past and Present
      • ○ Dates : May 19 (Tues.)-August 23 (Sun.)
        Tues.-Fri. (closed Mondays) 9:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
        Weekends, official holidays 9:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
      • ○ Venue : Special Exhibition Hall, Seoul City Wall Museum
      • ○ Admission : Free
      • ○ Content : The fourth exhibition of the Hanyangdoseong Series seen through archives that compares the near past of the Seoul City Wall with its current appearance
      • ○ Contact : 82-2-724-0243
      • ○ Website : https://museum.seoul.go.kr/
    • Seoul Biennale of Architecture and Urbanism: Cities Exhibition, Review Exhibition

      Seoul Biennale of Architecture and Urbanism: Cities Exhibition, Review Exhibition
      • ○ Dates : July 14 (Tues.)-September 20 (Sun.)
      • ○ Venue : Gallery 3, VIUM Hall, Seoul Hall of Urbanism & Architecture
      • ○ Admission : Free
      • ○ Content : An exhibition that reviews major cities around the world that have the same pending problems related to urban architecture as Seoul from among the works introduced at the 2019 Seoul Biennale of Architecture and Urbanism: Cities Exhibition
      • ○ Contact : 82-2-736-8050
      • ○ Website : http://www.seoulhour.kr/
    • Seoul Gugak Music Festival

      Seoul Gugak Music Festival
      • ○ Dates : August 28 (Fri.)-August 29 (Sat.)
      • ○ Venue : Namsangol Hanok Village and Namsan Traditional Theater
      • ○ Admission : Free
      • ○ Content : This is a concert of traditional music with classical music, folk music, instrumental music and song, and dance, in addition to performances by young Korean classical musicians who have changed the stereotypes surrounding traditional music.
        The festival will be held both online and offline with 200 seats available for reservation and in compliance with preventive measures, such as admission granted after QR code scanning.
      • ○ Contact : 82-2-4185-4524
      • ○ Website : http://www.seoulgugak.com/