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Humans of Seoul

Humans of Seoul

Humans of New York-inspired blogs have sprung up all over the Internet, and now Korea’s capital city has its very own. Seongkyoon Jeong, editor in chief of Humans of Seoul, feels that “Korean society tends to emphasize group consciousness, often ignoring individual existence, values, and diversity.” “I wished I could peek at what people of Seoul...
In Pictures: Vluf x Unionway in Busan with Vans

In Pictures: Vluf x Unionway in Busan with Vans

Last weekend we went down to Busan to cover the VLUF x Unionway Fest (in association with skate brand Vans). The rain didn’t stop us from enjoying the live music, skating, people-watching the well-dressed attendees, checking out the cool venue layout, and eating hotdog BBQ and waffles. These parties are always awesome in Seoul, so...
3 Seoul Street Style Photographers to Follow During SFW

3 Seoul Street Style Photographers to Follow During SFW

It’s Seoul Fashion Week, and tons of photos from the shows are floating around the web. But the most innovative looks usually come from those on the street, whose modus operandi is captured by street style photographers and shared online. Here are three of our favourite Seoul street style snappers and how to follow them....
Global Gathering Korea 2013

Global Gathering Korea 2013

Global Gathering Korea, headlined in 2013 by iconic DJ Fatboy Slim, is a worldwide music festival that pops up in various locations, with Korea hosting a version of the festival annually. This year’s party was as successful as it has been in former years, keeping dance and electro music-lovers entertained from 2pm on Saturday until...
In Pictures: Go Skateboarding Day 2013 in Seoul

In Pictures: Go Skateboarding Day 2013 in Seoul

Seoul’s skate scene was looking good when a several-hundred-strong crowd of skaters and fans bustled into Dongdaemun’s Cult Park for the South Korean chapter of international Go Skateboarding Day. Held on June 22, a day later than the international standard, to account for the weekend, skaters with skillsets as polarized as their nationalities joined together...
In Pictures: Korea Queer Festival

In Pictures: Korea Queer Festival

Korea’s version of Gay pride, the Korea Queer Festival, fell on Saturday the 1st of June this year. The 14th consecutive event received problems with funding this year and only managed to go ahead due to financial donations from a few individuals. Even with these setbacks, and the well-known culture of homophobia in Korea, people...
In Pictures: 13th Shindig! Dance Party

In Pictures: 13th Shindig! Dance Party

Stick on the Shindig soundtrack (below) and check out the photos we took at Saturday night’s 50′s/ 60′s retro party, whether you’re reliving the night or not. You can see more shots over on our Facebook page. Keep up-to-date with Shindig dance parties by following their antics on the Facebook page. Photography by Colleen Whately...
In Pictures: Unionmade II Cover and Destroy at 1984

In Pictures: Unionmade II Cover and Destroy at 1984

VLUF are eminent on the Seoul subcultural party scene for their warehouse raves, particularly after their recent collaboration with House of Vans. The crew recently threw the second volume of their second party series, Unionmade II: Cover and Destroy, at uber cool garage basement venue  and print publication shop 1984 in Hongdae. Here are the...