The Gateway Korea Foundation is celebrating their annual Dano-Spring Festival by hosting a lecture on Contemporary Korean Art by Hyonjeong Kim Han of the San Fransisco Asian Art Museum. This year’s Dano Spring Festival will survey the distinctive Korean art scene as it has developed over the past forty years. Her lecture will conclude with a discussion about the influence of traditional and contemporary art on K-pop culture. For more information, visit http://www.gateway-korea.org/dano2019.
6:00-7:00 P.M. Reception: Conversation with Hyonjeong Kim Han; Children’s singing performance by Korean Academy of St. Louis
7:00 – 8:15 P.M. Lecture: Contemporary Korean Art – 1980s to Today: The Intersection of Art and K-POP (free admission)
Th GKF provides opportunity for people of the America heartland to learn about, experience, nurture a greater understanding of, and to appreciate ancient and modern Korean culture (www.gateway-korea.org).