Discover Korean Food #2: Dr. Sook-Ja Yoon’s Hobakjuk (THE EAST Campaign in Association with The Institute of Traditional Korean Food)

Discover Korean Food #2: Dr. Sook-Ja Yoon’s Hobakjuk (THE EAST Campaign in Association with The Institute of Traditional Korean Food)

Hobakjuk is a porridge of boiled and sieved pumpkin, sweet red beans, soybean and rice cake balls. Hobakjuk is a typical Korean porridge; it stimulates the appetite with its sweetness and tender color. Hobakjuk is low calories and a good diet food.  ◎ Ingredients & Quantity * 700 g (½ ea) sweet pumpkin, 1 kg […]

Yi(Lee), Chuljin, a Korean Traditional Dancer

Yi(Lee), Chuljin, a Korean Traditional Dancer

Yi(Lee), Chuljin graduated from Seoul Institute of Arts. He completed M.A. degree with the thesis “A Study on the Qualitative Experiences of Korean Traditional Dances: a Phenomenological Analysis” and acquired Ph.D. degree with his dissertation titled “An Analysis on Salpuri Dance in Han, Yeongsuk’s Style: Based on Methodology in the Book of Changes and Palgwae(8 […]

Korean Film Festival 2008

Korean Film Festival 2008

It has been incredibly successful over the last two years attracting people all over the UK who are keen to watch some Korean cinema. Since the festival met unprecedented success at the Barbican Centre last year, it made perfect sense to return to this world -class venue situated in the heart of London. The festival […]

Hong Sungyop Ah-Q

Hong Sungyop Ah-Q

Date: Tuesday 04 November 2008 Time: 7:30pm (70min without intermission) Venue: Bonnie Bird Theatre, LABAN, Creekside, London SE8 3DZ Tickets : £15 / £10 (concessions) Box Office 0208 469 9500 / Book online http://www.purchase-tickets-online.co.uk/ (via Greenwich Theatre) Produced by Dance Theatre ON(co-production LG Arts Center) Supported by Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism / Korean […]

Liverpool: European Capital of Culture 08 ‘LIVE FROM KOREA’

Liverpool: European Capital of Culture 08 ‘LIVE FROM KOREA’

Established in 1998, Liverpool Biennial is the UK’s largest and most widely reviewed festival. Celebrating the tenth anniversary of its foundation by James Moores, the fifth edition of Liverpool Biennial will be even more impressive in scale and ambition than its predecessors, and a key event in Liverpool’s year as European Capital of Culture 2008. […]

4482: Exhibition of Emerging Korean Artists in London

4482: Exhibition of Emerging Korean Artists in London

Date: 16 – 19 October 2008, 10 AM – 6PM Venue: Bargehouse, OXO Tower Wharf, Bargehouse Street, London, SE1 9PH The title of this exhibition was created when a group of Korean students working in New Malden, south of London, hosted an exhibition in their studios two years ago; it sounds like a complicated code, […]

Restaurant Tour 3: New Seoul Korean Restaurant

Restaurant Tour 3: New Seoul Korean Restaurant

Having been recommended to me there I was on Monday the 13th October 2008 looking at the frontage of a restaurant which reminded me of a café type venue selling breakfasts, lunches etc. So in I went feeling a bit dubious about the whole thing as I enjoy a good meal but not anything that […]

Exhibition on Global Poverty "Blight and Hope: Poverty Seen Through the Lens"

Exhibition on Global Poverty "Blight and Hope: Poverty Seen Through the Lens"

Venue: Korean Cultural Centre UK, Ground Floor, Grand Buildings, 1-3 Strand, London WC2N 5BW Exhibition Dates: 21 October 2008 – 4 November 2008 Participating Artists: Peter Bialobrzeski, Marcus Bleasdale, Heidi Bradner, Paula Bronstein, Seihon Cho, Agnes Dherbeys, Myung Duck Joo, Jea-Uk Kang, Stephanie Kuykendal, Christopher LaMarca, Yao Lu, Simon Norfolk, Sang Taek Oh, Jong-Woo Park, […]

London Korean Film Festival 2008

London Korean Film Festival 2008

Thursday 6 to Wednesday 12 November www.barbican.org.uk/film Cinema Hotline: 0845 120 7527 An unmissable selection of the best of Korean Cinema both past and present, the London Korean Film Festival,returns to the Barbican this November from Thursday 6 to Wednesday 12. Highlights this year include a special preview of Cannes 2008 hit The Good, the […]

London United Korean Fan Club

London United Japanese Fan Club