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Artday app adds culture to smartphones

English version of popular application to be released by the end of February The mobile art application artday is increasingly popular among both Android and Apple smartphone users, on the back of i...

Updated : 2011.01.06 10:46

N. Korea flaunts laptops, football skills in Moscow art show

MOSCOW (AFP) -- A ponytailed worker taps on a laptop and rosy-cheeked children sport baseball caps in a rare exhibition of contemporary North Korean art that is now on display at a trendy Moscow gall...

Updated : 2011.01.05 18:52

Incheon to send research team to Russia to file Korean relics

INCHEON (Yonhap) ― The Incheon Metropolitan Government will send a team of experts to Russia to catalog Korean historic relics scattered across the Eurasian country and work toward having them exhibi...

Updated : 2011.01.05 18:36

English book chronicles Korea’s court dances

Korea Foundation translates book by master Lee Heung-gu Among many intangible cultural assets of Korea, traditional court dance “Jeongjae” has a long history. From the Three Kingdoms period (37 B....

Updated : 2011.01.04 19:14

Yun to head LG Arts Center

LG Arts Center said Tuesday Yun Yuh-soon, senior vice president of LG Academy in Incheon, has been appointed new CEO of LG Arts Center in southern Seoul, as of Jan. 1. Yu is known to Koreans as the ...

Updated : 2011.01.04 17:41

Pin-point treatment casts a wider net with group acupuncture

Constant headaches and migraines had Diana Schulin considering acupuncture, but she found herself tensing at the thought of sitting alone in a room while being poked by a dozen needles. She finally ...

Updated : 2011.01.03 18:21

Kids’ crafts: Chill out indoors with cute penguin

I admit that I am confused. For years I’ve read about the effects of global warming. If the Earth is warming, why are we experiencing frigid arctic blasts even before winter’s official starting da...

Updated : 2011.01.03 18:19

Rabbits hop into 2011 art scenes

Cautiously yet wisely, rabbits are hopping into Korea’s art scenes to celebrate the beginning of 2011, the Year of Rabbit on the Chinese Zodiac. For art insiders, though, the appearance of the fuzz...

Updated : 2011.01.02 18:28

From farmland to new center of Seoul

Exhibition looks back at 40 years of Gangnam development Packed with high-priced apartments, prestigious schools, corporate banks, nightclubs and plastic surgery clinics, Gangnam was nothing more th...

Updated : 2011.01.02 16:49

Italy faces heritage questions after Pompeii collapse

ROME (AFP) ― The embarrassing collapse of buildings at the ancient Roman city of Pompeii has reignited debate in Italy over conservation, amid warnings that budget cuts could trigger fresh degradati...

Updated : 2010.12.13 18:51