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[Korea] Month-long Seoul Photo Festival 2013 this November

  • Date10/31/2013
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▲ Photos and poster for this year’s festival •Photo Credit: Seoul Metropolitan Government

The Seoul Museum of Art in Jung-gu, Seoul will be the main venue for the Seoul Photo Festival 2013, which will run from November 1 to December 1, 2013.

This year’s festival focuses on portraits of people. The exhibit encompasses a hundred years of Korean history, featuring a collection of photos that date back to 1883 when photography was first introduced in Korea. Local and international visitors can get some insight into Korea’s modern and contemporary history through these photos.

Look back into major historical and social events in Korea during the month-long Seoul Photo Festival this fall. Admission is free.

More info

<Seoul Photo Festival 2013>

Venue: Seoul Museum of Art, in Jung-gu, Seoul & Seoul Citizens’ Hall, etc
Period: November 1 – December 1, 2013 ※Seoul Museum of Art is closed on Mondays
Hours: Tues – Fri (10:00 – 20:00)/ Sat – Sun (10:00 – 18:00)
Admission: Free
    Seoul Photo Festival (Korean)
    Seoul Metropolitan Government (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
120 Dasan Call Center: +82-2-120 -> 9 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese, Vietnamese)
1330 Korea Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

Courtesy of Seoul Metropolitan GovernmentㆍSeoul Photo Festival