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  • May 2016 Cultural Events Calendar

  • Monthly Event Calendar SMG 6630


    Event Dates Venue Admission Content Contact
    2016 Special Exhibition – “Leafie, a Hen into the Wild” May 4 (Wed) – 31 (Tue)
    Mon-Sat 10:00-17:30
    Seoul Exhibition Hall, The House of Literature Free Draft manuscript, illustrations, animation materials, publications, and characters of “Leafie, a Hen into the Wild” written by Hwang Seonmi and published in 28 languages

    Moonlight Forest Story in the Campsite May 1 (Sun) – 31 (Tue)
    Tue-Sun 19:00-21:00
    Seoul Grand Park Campsite Admission (Adults 2,000 KRW / Youth 1,500 KRW / Children 1,000 KRW) Forest exploration with ecology observation, learning, meditation experience

    Children’s Day “Grand Park Playground” May 5 (Thu) 10:00-18:00 Seoul Grand Park Zoo Admission (Adults 5,000 KRW / Youth 3,000 KRW / Children 2,000 KRW) Playground with animal costume play, self face painting, board games, etc.

    Dvorak’s 7th symphony by Mario Venzag May 13 (Fri) 20:00 Concert Hall, Seoul Arts Center 70,000 KRW (R), 50,000 KRW (S), 30,000 KRW (A), 20,000 KRW (B), 10,000 KRW (C) Wagner, Tannhauser Overture
    Mozart, Violin Concerto no.3
    Dvorak, Symphony No. 7

    Chamber Symphony Ⅰ: Journey into the Unknown May 22 (Sun) 15:00 Sejong Chamber Hall 30,000 KRW (R), 10,000 KRW (A) Smetana, 2 opuscule for a violin and a piano ‘From My Homeland’ by Haas-Wind qunitet, etc.

    〈Every Spoon: EATING TOOLS〉 Mar 15 (Tue) – May 15 (Sun)
    Tue, Fri 10:00-20:00 / Sat, Sun, Holidays 10:00-18:00
    Nam Seoul Annex building of the Seoul Museumof Art  Free To expand thoughts on spoons with stories on eating tools and culture through crafts, design, media, installation, sculpture, painting, etc.

    130th Anniversary of Korea-France Exchange Project 〈Urban Myth〉 April 5 (Tue) – 29 (Sun)
    Tue-Fri 10:00-20:00 / Sat, Sun, Holidays 10:00-19:00 / Closed on Mondays
    Seoul Museum of Art Seosomun Building 3F Project Gallery Free Exchange proejct planned by SeMA and Palais de Tokyo to celebrate the 130th anniversary of Korea-France Exchange

    Seoul Friendship Fair 2016

    May 7 (Sat) 11:00-20:00,
    (Opening Ceremony 16:00), May 8 (Sun) 11:00-17:30
    Seoul Square, City Hall, Mugyo-dong Streets, Cheongye-ro Free World food fair and tourism promotion fair of embassies in Korea of 65 countries, photo zone, global sharing zone, parade, hanbok flash mob, etc.

    Adults·Children·Seoul Exhibition May 28 (Sat) – Jun 12 (Sun) 09:00-20:30 Citizens Gallery, Seoul City Hall (B1) Free A citizen-participation exhibition across generations to celebrate the month of family. A kidult exhibition of Seoul-themed toys, citizens’ toy collections, etc.

    2016 Seoul Drum Festival May 27 (Fri) – 28 (Sat) Seoul Square Free Main performances (4 domestic, 4 foreign), other performances (amateur teams), performance-related participation programs, etc.

    Dreamworks Animation Exhibition 〈Sketch to Screen〉 Apr 30 (Sat) – Aug 15 (Mon) 10:00-20:00
    Sat, Sun, Holidays 10:00-19:00
    May 3, 17 Museum Night 10:00~22:00
    Closed on Mon.
    Seoul Museum of Art Seosomun Building (1F) Refer to the website for admission fees. A Dreamworks animation exhibition on how to create animations such as Shrek, Kung Fu Panda, Madagascar, etc.