Monthly archive December, 2012
Super Sketch +

Super Sketch +

The art + music jam sandwich is back with a line-up including Kite Flying Robot, Beat Culture and Love X Stereo and we have 5 pairs of tickets worth 20,000 won each to give away! Super Sketch’s concept is for artists to create images in real time, shown on overhead projectors while musicians play. In...
In Pictures: B-boying in Seoul

In Pictures: B-boying in Seoul

The international B-boy crew Seoul Seekers celebrated their 1 year anniversary in style as they hosted the “RISE OF THE SEEKERS” event at Club Friction in Sinchon. The event brought together many of the local Seoul MCs and DJs as they kept the crowd going for most of the night. Many of the local B-boy crews getting together getting together and...
A Shot of Soju With: Model Monika Rofler

A Shot of Soju With: Model Monika Rofler

The streets of Seoul city are Monika Rofler’s personal catwalk. Before learning how to say hello in Korean, discovering the smell of kimchi, or what the heck soju even was, Monika fled to Korea based merely on a strong gut feeling. She was offered a modeling contract and after living in multiple international cities, she...
Events in Seoul This Week: 13/DECEMBER/2012

Events in Seoul This Week: 13/DECEMBER/2012

This week we went to fun, trippy new club Col.l.age+ and published photos from the night for all to see. We then got involved in filming 12.12.12 for One Day on Earth, reviewed an art class where you can make prints with dead fish, and met up with lovely jewelry designer Song Jin Hee to...
Low End Theory at Dojo

Low End Theory at Dojo

People have been raving about new Gyeongridan club Dojo lately because of its unpretentious, stripped-down party vibes. Of particular interest is L.E.T’s (Low End Theory) monthly night at the basement lounge, happening again this Saturday from 11pm – 5am. The event is hosted by MCs Lucid and Kala, both stand-up performers in their own right,...
10 Korean Christmas Gift Ideas

10 Korean Christmas Gift Ideas

Snow has fallen and it finally feels like Christmas is near. Whether you’re going home for Christmas or just wanting to send gifts to your friends and family, here are some ideas for you. Kitsch socks Korea has an incredible range of novelty socks available pretty much everywhere. The designs cover everything from cute cartoons,...
Two Years of SHINDIG

Two Years of SHINDIG

The ever-popular old-school sweatfest that is SHINDIG is back for its 10th installment this weekend at basement venue Myoungwolgwan. Since it’s also the two-year anniversary party, we asked creators and DJs Jerry and Mikey to choose their favourite shots from each crazy SHINDIG dance party so far. SHINDIG vol. 1 Mikey: We didn’t know exactly...
Spotlight: Jewelry Designer Song Jin Hee

Spotlight: Jewelry Designer Song Jin Hee

We met Song Jin Hee a few weeks ago, a self-taught jewelry designer and owner of luxury Chungdam shop KOHINOOR, which carries her own intricately created products, as well as exhibits the work of other artists. ‘Kohinoor‘ is the name of a 108 carat diamond; the main feature of the crown jewels belonging to the...