Cultural Events Calendar

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  • June 2016 Cultural Events Calendar

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  • Event Dates Venue Admission Content Contact
    Jongno and Gangnam-daero May 14 (Sat) – July 3 (Sun)
    09:00~18:00
    Seoul City Hall

    Free Making a rubbing of all the wood signboard on the streets from Jongno 1-ga to 6-ga and the walls of apartment complexes built during the 1970s and the 1980s, it displays a new map of Seoul.



    2133-5641
    [Citizens Hall] Adults∙Kids∙Seoul May 28 (Sat) – June 12 (Sun)
    09:00~20:30
    Citizens Gallery (B1),
    Citizens Hall
    Free Marking May, the month of family, it exhibits toys related to Seoul and collected by citizens. People of all ages can participate in and enjoy the exhibition.



    739-5811

    8th Avenue Romantic Riverside Concert

    June 4 (Sat) – June 26 (Sat)
    Every Saturday/Sunday,
    19:30~20:30
    Riverview 8th Avenue, Gwangjingyo Bridge

    Free

    “Acoustic Band Series & Talk Series
    * For detailed programs, visit the website. (riverview8.co.kr)”



    070-4708-2374

    Opera Matinee `La Forza del Destino’ June 21 (Tue) – June 21 (Tue), 11:00

    Sejong Chamber Hall, Sejong Center

    30,000 KRW (R seats) 20,000 KRW (S seats) The opera is a story of the heroine’ conflict between money and love and her devastation. Audience can appreciate Puccini’s beautiful tunes with the explanation for the opera.



    399-1000

    Homage to Mozart

    June 25 (Sat) – June 25 (Sat), 17:00

    Sejong Chamber Hall, Sejong Center

    50,000 KRW (R seats)
    40,000 KRW (S seats)

    Marking the 260th , it will offer a Mozart concerto with the chamber orchestra composed of maestro Lim Heon-jeong and Korean Symphony Orchestra members, the nation’s top pianists and violinists.



    399-1000

    Special Exhibit, Joan Miro, “Artist of Dreams”

    June 26 (Sun) – Sep 24 (Sat), 10:30~20:00

    Sejong Museum of Art 1, Sejong Center

    Adult: 15,000 KRW
    Youth: 10,000 KRW
    Child: 8,000 KRW

    This is the first time for the exhibit of Joan Miro to be held in Korea in such a large scale. It displays the works of Joan Miro, the most respectful Spanish painter.


    02-399-1000, 02-332-8011

    GanaArt Collection Anthology

    May 3 (Tue) – July 31 (Sun)
    Tue-Fri 10:00~20:00 [summer season (Mar - Oct) Sat·Sun·Holidays 10:00-19:00 / winter season (Nov - Dec) Sat·Sun·Holidays 10:00-18:00] / Extended hours every 1st and 3rd Tuesdays 10:00-22:00 / Closed on Mondays

    SeMA Seosomun (2F)

    Free The Seoul Museum of Art (SeMA) created a permanent exhibition space to house the “GanaArt Collection” and is presenting the GanaArt Collection Anthology as its inaugural exhibition to commemorate the space.



    2124-8955

    A Tribute to Nam June Paik – the 10th Anniversary, “Nam June Paik ∞ Fluxus”

    June 14 (Tue) – July 31 (Sun)

    SeMA Memorial Hall (3F)

    Free Marking the 10th anniversary of his death, this exhibit will shed new light on the background and contexts of the artistic spirit of the great artist who made a new ear in arts.


    2124-8868

    Hannu Lintu Conducts Sibelius Symphony No. 5

    Jun 22 (Wed) – June 22 (Wed), 20:00

    Seoul Arts Center Concert Hall

    70,000 KRW (R seats)
    50,000 KRW (S seats)
    30,000 KRW (A seats)
    20,000 KRW (B seats)
    10,000 KRW (C seats)

    Wagner “The Flying Dutchman” Overtune, Grieg piano concerto, Sibelius Symphony No. 5

    1588-1210

    16th Rose Garden Festival

    May 27 (Fri) – June 12 (Sat)
    09:00-21:00

    Theme Garden, Seoul Grand Park

    Adult: 2,000 KRW
    Youth:1,500 KRW
    Child: 1,000 KRW

    Roses that the little Prince loved so much! Stories of the little Prine resonating in the Rose Garden filled with thousands of roses. (The little Prince Photo Zone, The little Prince Library, Photo Contest, etc.)



    500-7335

    [Wed.Home.Con] Wednesday, On the way Home Concert May 18 (Wed) – June 29 (Wed), every Wednesday at 19:30

    PLATFORM CHANGDING 61, Exit 1 of Changdong Station

    Free On a special Wednesday, on your way home, the sound of “Wednesday, On the way home Concert” will refresh and vitalize you [Redbox Wednesday] Every Wednesday at 7:30 P.M. [Wed.Home.Con] is held on the Open Stage for free in collaboration with Bungga Bungga Record and Electric Muse.



    2133-8445
    Seoul Folk Flea Market Traditional Culture Hall

    All year round, 10:00-18:00

    Traditional Culture Hall at the Back Gate of Seoul Folk Flea Market

    Free 11 courses of traditional culture experience programs is available all year around (plates made with traditional Korean paper, handheld mirror made with traditional Korean paper, traditional Korean lantern with a red and blue silk shade, Hahoe mask). *fees may apply for some programs


    2232-3367

    Seoul’s B-boy Zone

    June 5 (Sun), 13:30-16:00

    Pedestrian-only street at Sejong-daero

    Free In association with the project of pedestrian-only streets in downtown (Sejong-daero, Gwanghwamun Square), the city of Seoul operates cultural space for professional b-boys and dance programs for citizens to participate.



    3290-7175