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  • January 2018 Cultural Events

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    Cultural Calendar for January 2018

    • [Sejong Center for the Performing Arts]A Midsummer Night’s Dream

      A Midsummer Night's Dream
      • ○ Dates : Jan. 5 (Fri.) – Jan. 28 (Sun.)
        Tue., Wed., Thu. 11:00
        Fri. 19:30
        Sat. 14:00, 17:00
        Sun. 14:00
      • ○ Venue : Sejong M Theater
      • ○ Admission : R Seat: KRW 40,000
        S Seat: KRW 30,000
        A Seat: KRW 20,000
      • ○ Content : A fun and entertaining musical play for the whole family based on Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, the story is depicted through extraordinary scenes taking place at a supermarket
      • ○ Contact : 82-2-399-1000
      • ○ Website : http://www.sejongpac.or.kr/
    • [Seoul Museum of Art]Working for the Future Past

      Working for the Future Past
      • ○ Dates : Dec. 12, 2017 (Tue.)
        – Mar. 4, 2018 (Sun.)
        Tue. – Fri. 10:00-20:00
        Weekends and Public Holidays 10:00-18:00
        *Museum Night Wednesday, second and last week of each month (Culture Day) 10:00-22:00
        *Closed on Jan. 1 (Mon.)
      • ○ Venue : 1st floor, Seoul Museum of Art
      • ○ Admission : Free
      • ○ Content : Drawing a cultural map with a team of 13 Latin American artists, and one Korean artist: An inquiry on the identity of local art
      • ○ Contact : 82-2-2124-8939
      • ○ Website : http://sema.seoul.go.kr/
    • [Seoul Museum of Art]The W Show – A List of GraphicDesigners

      The W Show
      • ○ Dates : Dec. 8, 2017 (Fri.)
        – Jan. 12, 2018 (Fri.)
        Tue. – Sun. 10:00-18:00
        *Closed on Jan. 1 (Mon.)
      • ○ Venue : SeMA Storage
      • ○ Admission : Free
      • ○ Content : An exhibition on “women” and “design;” An archive exhibition of works from approx. 80 female graphic designers/teams
      • ○ Contact : 82-2-2124-8973
      • ○ Website : http://sema.seoul.go.kr/
    • [SeMA Bukseoul Museum of Art] 2017 Seoul Focus: <25.7>

      2017 Seoul Focus
      • ○ Dates : Dec. 12, 2017 (Tue.) – Mar. 11, 2018 (Sun.)
        Tue. – Fri. 10:00-20:00
        Weekends and Public Holidays 10:00-19:00 *Museum Night First and third Wednesday of each month (Culture Day) 10:00-22:00
      • ○ Venue : SeMA Bukseoul Museum of Art Exhibition Room 1, 2
      • ○ Admission : Free
      • ○ Content : An exhibition that looks back on the heedless redevelopment projects in the past since the 1980s and focuses on the ecosystem of new towns located around Seoul
      • ○ Contact : 82-2-2124-5268
      • ○ Website : http://sema.seoul.go.kr/
    • [Namsangol Hanok Village]1890’s Hanyang Exhibition “Namsangol Photo Studio”

      1890's Hanyang Exhibition Namsangol Photo Studio
      • ○ Dates : Jan. 2 (Tue.) – Jan. 31 (Wed.)
        Tue. – Fri. 10:00-18:00
        Weekends 10:00-19:00
      • ○ Venue : Seoul Namsan Gugakdang (Traditional Theater)
      • ○ Admission : Free
      • ○ Content : Photos and objects from the past are displayed in a space to recreate a photo studio in a Hanok building built during the period of enlightenment in the 1890s – early 1900s. A unique photo zone is available
      • ○ Contact : 82-2-2261-0500
      • ○ Website : http://www.hanokmaeul.or.kr
    • [DDP]Biodesign : Luigi Colani Special Exhibition

      Luigi Colani Special Exhibition
      • ○ Dates : Dec. 8, 2017 (Fri.) – Mar. 25, 2018 (Sun.)
        10:00-19:00 (Closed third Monday of every month, Jan. 1 (Tue.),
        Lunar New Year’s Day)
      • ○ Venue : Design Exhibition Hall
      • ○ Admission : Adults: KRW 13,000
        Teenagers: KRW 11,000
        Children: KRW 9,000
      • ○ Content : Biodesign Codex Special Exhibition of Luigi Colani, a master of design science
      • ○ Contact : 82-2-2153-0000
      • ○ Website : http://www.ddp.or.kr/
    • [DDP] PyeongChang 2018 Hyundai Live Site Light-Up Ice Rink

      PyeongChang 2018 Hyundai Live Site Light-Up Ice Rink
      • ○ Dates : Dec. 22, 2017 (Fri.) – Feb. 25, 2018 (Sun.) Tue. – Sun. 13:30-21:30
      • ○ Venue : Oullim Square
      • ○ Admission : Admission free (rental fees incurred)
      • ○ Content : Enjoying ice-skating in the middle of Seoul – Skate & helmet rental : KRW 1,000 (per hour) – Gloves: KRW 1,000 – Locker: KRW 500 *Applications received on site and through online channels
      • ○ Contact : 82-2-322-2142
      • ○ Website : http://www.ddp.or.kr/
    • [Seoul Animation Center] House of Comics Regular Programs in January

      House of Comics Regular Programs in January
      • ○ Dates : Jan. 1 (Wed.) – 31 (Wed.) Every weekend (twice a day) 13:00, 15:00
      • ○ Venue : Mini Theater, 2nd Floor, House of Comics
      • ○ Admission : Free
      • ○ Content : Korean and foreign animations of the same theme selected monthly and exhibited for visitors on weekends
      • ○ Contact : 82-2-3455-8335
      • ○ Website : http://www.ani.seoul.kr/
    • [Seoul Folk Flea Market] Traditional Culture Experience Center

      Traditional Culture Experience Center
      • ○ Dates : Jan. 2 (Tue.) – 31 (Wed.) (closed every second and fourth Tuesday)
      • ○ Venue : Traditional Culture Experience Center in Seoul Folk Flea Market
      • ○ Admission : Free (fee required for some programs)
      • ○ Content : Making face masks, lampshades, hand mirrors using traditional paper, creating traditional multicolored wooden roof tiles, decorating wish lanterns, various traditional cultural experience programs
      • ○ Contact : 82-2-2232-3367
      • ○ Website : http://www.pungmul.or.kr/
    • Salon Du Chocolat Seoul 2018

      Salon Du Chocolat Seoul 2018
      • ○ Dates : Jan. 18 (Thu.) – 21 (Sun.) 10:00-17:00
      • ○ Venue : COEX Hall D
      • ○ Admission : KRW 10,000
      • ○ Content : World Chocolate Masters Korean national team selection, seminar, experience programs, chocolate recipe demonstration, chocolate fashion show
      • ○ Contact : 82-2-6000-6698
      • ○ Website : http://www.salonduchocolat.kr/
    • Sky Park Sun Greeting 2018

      Sky Park Sun Greeting 2018
      • ○ Dates : Jan. 1, 2018 (Mon.) 7:20-8:20
      • ○ Venue : Top of Sky Park (World Cup Park)
      • ○ Admission : Free
      • ○ Content : Greeting the first sunrise of 2018, north-facing drum beating session, words of blessing for the New Year, writing wishes for the New Year, cultural performances
      • ○ Contact : 82-2-3153-8354
    • Da Vinci Alive The Experience

      Da Vinci Alive The Experience
      • ○ Dates : Nov. 3 (Fri.) – Mar. 3 (Sun.) Tue. – Sun. 9:00-18:00
      • ○ Venue : Project Exhibition Hall, the War Memorial of Korea
      • ○ Admission : Adults: KRW 15,000 Elementary/ Middle/ High School Students: KRW 13,000 Children (36 months and older): KRW 11,000
      • ○ Content : The best exhibition that impressed the world Da Vinci Alive
      • ○ Contact : 82-2-709-3161
      • ○ Website : https://www.warmemo.or.kr/
    • From Classicism to Impressionism: Three Centuries of French Art, Masterpieces of French Art of the 17th – 19th Centuries from the Collection of the Hermitage Museum

      Da Vinci Creative 2017
      • ○ Dates : Dec. 19 (Tue.) – Apr. 15 (Sun.) 9:00-18:00
      • ○ Venue : Special Exhibition Gallery, National Museum of Korea
      • ○ Admission : Adults: KRW 6,000 Middle / High School and University Students: KRW 5,500 Elementary School Students: KRW 5,000 Children and Those Aged 65 or Older: KRW 4,000
      • ○ Content : A special exhibition in collaboration with the State Hermitage Museum of Russia to show masterpieces of French art
      • ○ Contact : 82-1688-0361
      • ○ Website : http://www.museum.go.kr/