Posts tagged "PLATOON"

Events in Seoul This Week: 30/AUGUST/2012

ONGOING Seoul Fringe Festival Starting on Saturday, Seoul Fringe Festival runs for over two weeks and celebrates artistic endeavors on the edges of Korean society. The festival is happening all over the Hongdae area, meaning that we’ve included several Hongdae night-time happenings in Events This Week for you to enjoy after witnessing the random, sporadic...

Ink Bomb International Tattoo Convention 2012

This weekend saw the return of the Ink Bomb 2012 International Tattoo Convention to Seoul. A collection of tattooists from all over the world gathered at Platoon, including artists from Japan, America and the UK, as well as those on their home turf in Korea. Walking into Platoon, there was a series of booths where...

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...
Ink Bomb 2012 International Tattoo Convention

Ink Bomb 2012 International Tattoo Convention

This week sees the return of the Ink Bomb International Tattoo Convention to Platoon for a three day exhibition, stretching from the 18th until the 20th May. The convention began in 2008 and is back again, bigger than ever this year as Korea’s largest scale gathering celebrating tattoo culture. There will be esteemed tattoo artists...

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...

Events This Week: 26/04/2012

It’s all about live music this weekend, as well as a sneaky bit of film and a burlesque show. FRIDAY Lady Gaga’s ‘Born This Way’ Ball There was a small army of Christian ajummas running riot last week with banners slaying Lady Gaga for “spreading unhealthy sexual culture”. The eccentric singer seems to set the flames...

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...

Events This Week: 19/04/2012

This weekend is going to be mental. You can tell spring is here when the events start piling in. There are film, culture, music and the usual ‘let’s get hammered’ events this week. Here are the ones we want to go to. THURSDAY 19th – THURDAY 26th The 14th International Women’s Film Festival in Seoul...