Public Lecture Series

The Beginning of Minjung Art: On “Reality and Utterance” and South Korean Art in the 1970s and 1980s

The Beginning of Minjung Art: On “Reality and Utterance” and South Korean Art in the 1970s and 1980s

  By Sohl Lee Assistant Professor in the Department of Art History at the State University of New York at Stony Brook     Wednesday, November 29, 2017, at 6:30 – 8:00 PM Korean Cultural Center New York 460 Park Avenue, Floor 6, New York, NY 10022 Free admission; refreshments provided     Minjung art (or…

Family, Status, and individuality in Early Korean Photography

Family, Status, and individuality in Early Korean Photography

    By Jiyeon Kim Project Specialist at Peabody Essex Museum, MA   Wednesday, October 25, 2017, at 6:30 – 8:00 PM Korean Cultural Center New York 460 Park Avenue, Floor 6, New York, NY 10022 Free admission refreshments provided       In the Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910), representation of individual and social identity took limited…

The Art of the Inner Quarters

The Art of the Inner Quarters

    By Lee Talbot Curator of Eastern Hemisphere Collections at The George Washington University Museum and the Textile Museum     Wednesday, September 27, 2017 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM Korean Cultural Center NY, 460 Park Avenue (57th Street), 6th Floor Free admission     Reviewing a selection of fabrics from Korean and American…

Predicament of Contemporary Artists: Represent or Subdue Ethnicity?

Predicament of Contemporary Artists: Represent or Subdue Ethnicity?

Kim Sooja, Venice Biennale (2014)   Predicament of Contemporary Artists: Represent or Subdue Ethnicity? Public Lecture by Kyunghee Pyun, Ph.D Assistant Professor, Fashion Institute of Technology Wednesday, November 30, 2016 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM Korean Cultural Service, 460 Park Avenue (57th Street), 6th Floor Free admission; refreshments provided   As contemporary art seeks a…

Sending Korean Buddhist Art to Nashville, Tennessee

Sending Korean Buddhist Art to Nashville, Tennessee

Portrait of the Great Monk Master Haesong Seated in Front of a Folding Screen Northern Gyeongsong, Korea, early 20th Century. Ink and color on paper   Sending Korean Buddhist Art to Nashville, Tennessee Public Lecture by Katherine Anne Paul, Ph.D Curator of the Arts of Asia at the Newark Museum Wednesday, October 26, 2016 6:30…

Timed Realisms, Art in Korea, 1953-1995

Timed Realisms, Art in Korea, 1953-1995

Park Bul-ddong, Farmland, “there is No Tomorrow.” 1992. Mixed media, 69 x 33.5 cm Timed Realisms, Art in Korea, 1953-1995 Friday, September 23rd, 2016 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM Korean Cultural Service, 460 Park Avenue (57th Street), 6th Floor Free admission; refreshments provided During the Immediate decades following the provisional end of the Korean War in 1953,…

North Korean Art: Complexity within Simplicity

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North Korean Art: Complexity within Simplicity Wednesday, November 18, 2015 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM Korean Cultural Service, 460 Park Avenue (57th Street), 6th Floor Free admission; refreshments provided Art is huge in North Korea. The Mansudae Art Studio in Pyongyang is the largest government-supported art community in the world. Artists and artworks are highly…

100 Years of Korean Art Collecting and Display at the Brooklyn Museum

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  100 Years of Korean Art Collecting and Display at the Brooklyn Museum AHL Foundation Public Lecture Series 2015 in Collaboration with Korean Cultural Service NY Wednesday, November 4, 2015 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM Korean Cultural Service, 460 Park Avenue (57th Street), 6th Floor Free admission; refreshments provided The Brooklyn Museum houses one of…

Picasso, Zao Wou-ki, and Whanki Kim in Paris: The “Other” at Home

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Picasso, Zao Wou-ki, and Whanki Kim in Paris: The “Other” at Home Wednesday, October 21, 2015 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM Korean Cultural Service, 460 Park Avenue (57th Street), 6th Floor Free admission; refreshments provided Throughout the history of art, the complex insider/outsider experience of expatriates — those who leave their native countries for new…

Lecture l. Rachel Baum, Global Bodies from Korea: Tattoos and Taboos of Kim Joon’s Skinning

Lecture l. Rachel Baum, Global Bodies from Korea: Tattoos and Taboos of Kim Joon’s Skinning

AHL Foundation Public Lecture Series 2014 In Collaboration with Korean Cultural Service NY Inventing Traditions of Korean Art and Culture: Diplomatic Perspectives Global Bodies from Korea: Tattoos and Taboos of Kim Joon’s Skinning Lecturer: Dr. Rachel Baum, Assistant Professor of Contemporary Art, Department of History of Art, State University of New York, Fashion Institute of Technology…

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