Events
Events in Seoul This Week: 2nd - 9th of May 2013

Events in Seoul This Week: 2nd – 9th of May 2013

What’s going on this week in Seoul? Loads, that’s what. ONGOING Seoul Open Art Fair at COEX The Seoul Open Art Fair is at COEX mall until the 6th of May. Exhibitions include art from G20 representative Hwang Ho Sup, a sculpture show, and a collection of works from young artists. Entry cost is W10,000...
51+ Festival (51플러스 뉴스) at Mullae Arts Space

51+ Festival (51플러스 뉴스) at Mullae Arts Space

Giacomo Lee wrote an ace round-up and preview of this weekend’s 51+ Festival at Mullae Art Space and allowed us to republish it. Bookmark his blog for more on alternative music in Seoul. Interested in seeing the best indie and alternative acts Seoul has to offer? A little bored of Hongdae? Then heard on over...
Seoul Urban art Project's

Seoul Urban art Project’s “Hello, Stranger!” Event

Seoul Urban art Project (SUP) are a collective of artists working in contemporary mediums such as graffiti and outdoor installations. According to the crew, they “espouse an ‘open gallery’ concept to communicate with people more directly, away from the traditional white cube art gallery system aiming at a particular audience.” This means they can often...
Events in Seoul This Week: 25th April - 2nd May

Events in Seoul This Week: 25th April – 2nd May

Hiya! More events will be added tomorrow. We’re waiting on some finer details. In the meantime, re-live a crazy dance party – soundtrack included - and learn to speak Korean through artistic means. Then check out our array of awesome events profiled this week. ONGOING Gwanghwamun International Art Festival Hosting over 400 artists from five continents, this...
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...
Ted x Sinchon: Cabinet of Curiosities

Ted x Sinchon: Cabinet of Curiosities

We’re sure you’re aware of TED, the inspiring lecture series freely available online, but did you know that the ‘TED x’ series has been running for awhile in Sinchon, Seoul? Now on their 7th event, the organisers behind the independently-run franchise of TED have chosen a ‘Cabinet of Curiosities’ theme for their newest talks. According...
Events in Seoul This Week: 18th - 25th April

Events in Seoul This Week: 18th – 25th April

This is LAST week’s event post – click here for this week’s. ONGOING Coffee in Korea Cafe hopping is more fun in springtime, especially if you find some with outdoor tables (we just discovered Ways of  Seeing in Hangangjin and its backyard space). Charlotte wrote a piece on coffee culture in Korea this week –...
360 Sounds Record Store Day and 40th Party

360 Sounds Record Store Day and 40th Party

This weekend is a big one for 360 Sounds, one of Korea’s longest-established DJ collectives. Running for over 7 years and still going strong (they even have the Stussy t-shirts to prove it), you can catch at least one 360 Sounds member DJing at some of Seoul’s coolest clubs on a regular basis.  This coming Saturday...