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[Korea] Unique Exhibition ‘Manhwa (Cartoon) Story & Painting’ Starts on January 23

  • Date01/11/2013
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Cartoon exhibition of 19 major Korean cartoonists, titled ‘Manhwa Story & Painting: The Colors of Manhwa’ is slated to take place from January 23 through the 28 at the Insa Art Center in Jongno-gu, Seoul-si.

Cartoon-related products will be sold during the exhibition and several events are scheduled to take place including an autograph session by the participating cartoonists. A documentary film featuring highlights of an international cartoon exhibition that took place last year, the planning and preparation process of the exhibition, and interviews with the cartoonists is planned to be shown and is said to be an exciting draw to the exhibition.

This exhibition started in Tokyo, Japan in September of last year and toured Beijing, China in October, London, England (UK) in November, Los Angeles, USA in December, and will finish its journey with this exhibition in Seoul. Admission is free of charge.

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Venue: Insa Art Center 1F (Jongno-gu Seoul-si) (41-1 Insadong-gil Jongno-gu)
Period: January 23-28, 2013
Admission: Free
    The exhibition homepage (Korean, English)
    Insa Art Center (Korean)
Inquiries: +82-2-736-1020 (Korean, English)
Transportation: Anguk Station (Seoul subway line 3), Exit6 (300m walk along Insadong-gil)
1330 Korea Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

Courtesy of Korea Creative Contents Agency