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  • Seoul Hosts the Cheonggyecheon Aquatic Fashion Show

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    The city of Seoul will be hosting the hour-long Cheonggyecheon Aquatic Fashion Show at 8 pm on June 22, 2019. The fashion show will take place on the Cheonggyecheon Stream Floating Stage near the Dongdaemun Fashion Town, with the participation of designers and models from the Seoul 365 Fashion Show.

    The show will be held under the theme, “Fashion and Culture in Bloom,” presenting the runway with garments designed by renowned designers, such as J CHOI and Man. G, worn by professional models from the Seoul 365 Fashion Show who have been selected through the New Deal Job Opportunity Project being operated by Seoul.

    Jazz and electric violin performances by Kim Jung-kwan Trio and Violin Player 440 will be accompanying the fashion show on the stage. Both groups will be taking part in 2019 Seoul Street Performance held by Seoul and are expected to capture the eyes and ears of the audience.

    The Cheonggyecheon Aquatic Fashion Show has been operated since 2008 with the purpose of making the Dongdaemun Fashion Town and its surroundings a fashion landmark.

    The 2019 Cheonggyecheon Aquatic Fashion Show will be held four times until October with the themes, Youth/Culture/Dreams/Passion “in Bloom.” The “Youth in Bloom” show was held on May 25. Additionally, from 6 to 6:30 p.m. every Saturday, the Seoul 365 Street Fashion Show opens on the floating stage of Cheonggyecheon Stream, where the audience can enjoy watching models strut down the runway sporting garments designed by rising designers.

    <Outline of Event>
    ❍ Title: Cheonggyeocheon Aquatic Fashion Show × Seoul 365 Fashion Show, “Culture in Bloom”
    ❍ Purpose: To provide the residents who visit Cheonggyecheon Stream with the opportunity to enjoy culture by presenting attire designed by famous designers worn by professional models and staging various cultural performances, in collaboration with Seoul 365 Fashion Show
    ❍ Date & Time: 8 p.m.-9 p.m., June 22, 2019 (Sat.)
    ❍ Venue: Floating stage under the Ogansugyo Bridge over Cheonggyecheon Stream (near Dongdaemun Fashion Town)
    ❍ Models: Those hired for the Seoul 365 Fashion Show (36 models)
    ❍ Programs: Cultural performances (jazz, electric violin), fashion shows with garments designed by J CHOI and Man. G
    ※ Schedule may be subject to change in case of bad weather

    Aquatic Fashion Show
    Title Time Program Contents
    Fashion Show 7:50-8:00 p.m. · Opening Host
    8:00-8:10 p.m. · Cultural performance (jazz) Kim Jung-kwan Trio
    8:10-8:30 p.m. · Attire by J.CHOI Models of Seoul 365 (18)
    8:30-8:40 p.m. · Cultural performance (electric violin) Violin Player 440
    8:40-9:00 p.m. · Attire by MAN.G Models from Seoul 365 (18)
    9:00-10:05 p.m. · Finale Models from Seoul 365 (36)
    9:05-9:30 p.m. · Closing and photo opportunity with models Host