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Events in Korea This Week: 24/May/2012

It seems pretty quiet on the Seoul front this weekend, mostly due to the collective urge to flee the city for the long weekend. We’ve managed to find some worthy events anyway, so you can make the most of your three days off. ONGOING Baseball games Attending a baseball game during your stay in Korea...

Seoul World DJ Festival 2012

It’s that time of year again when it’s highly possible for you to dance for 16 hours straight, only to wake up surrounded by 10 Koreans dressed as Oompa Loompas taking your picture (this has actually happened…CHINCHA).  Seoul World DJ Festival isn’t always well-known for its line-up.  It is, however, known for giving you a...

Events in Seoul This Week: 17/May/2012

The only way to experience all of this weeks events is to cut yourself in five parts or quickly master the science of inventing a teleporting machine. FRIDAY – SUNDAY Inkbomb International Convention Do you have a tattoo, are you interested in getting a tattoo or are you just into tattoo culture? Then this event...
Events in Seoul This Week: 10/05/2012

Events in Seoul This Week: 10/05/2012

As always, there’s a selection box of events for you this week. Have a look at what’s in store. ONGOING Gwanghwan International Arts Festival Gwanghwan International Arts Festival will be at the Sejong Center for the Performing Arts Art Hall 175 Sejongdae-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul from now until May 22nd. GIAF is an annual art festival...

Events This Week: 3/05/2012

FRIDAY – MONDAY SOAF 2012 This Friday is the opening ceremony for SOAF 2012 (Seoul Open Art Fair). Since 2006 it has become the fastest growing art fair in Korea, consisting of over 96 galleries and 13 enterprises showcasing young and emerging artists from all over Korea. The exhibitions will feature various forms of experimental...

In Pictures: Spring’s Future Shorts Film Festival

The second edition of Future Shorts hit Seoul again last weekend, drawing an even bigger crowd than last time. It seemed there was a lot more planning put into the event, with a BBQ attracting the crowd to the venue earlier on in the sunny afternoon, and a DJ and speed dating to keep people...

Future Shorts Seoul: Spring

Future Shorts is the world’s biggest pop-up festival, allowing independent, award winning films to be screened all over the world. The festival takes place in over 150 cities and 60 countries and comprises a worldwide audience of half a million people, on and offline. After the huge success of the last edition, Future Shorts is back in...

Win Tickets to No Age!

Some sad news came in this week. The super team behind SuperColorSuper are possibly closing their doors to bringing international acts to Korea, mainly due to lack of support and awareness of the fabulous artists. This will mean no more access to artists like Gold Panda, Four Tet or CocoRosie (to name just a few...