Event Calendar

Mar
21
Thu
Fishermen Crying Out for Korea Independence @ Korea National Maritime Museum
Mar 21 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Fishermen Crying Out for Korea Independence @ Korea National Maritime Museum

An exhibition in commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the March 1st Independence Movement and the establishment of the former provisional government in exile

○ Period: February 28 – June 2, 2019

○ Venue: Korea National Maritime Museum

○ Opening Hours (closed on Mondays)

9am-6pm (Tuesdays through Fridays)

9am-9pm (Saturdays)

9am-7pm (Sundays and holidays)

○ Free admission

○ Website: http://www.knmm.or.kr/eng/main/main.aspx

The Treasures of Bokcheon-dong @ Bokcheon Museum
Mar 21 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
The Treasures of Bokcheon-dong @ Bokcheon Museum

○ Period: March 12 – April 14, 2019

○ Venue: Bokcheon Museum

○ Opening Hours: 9 a.m. ~ 6 p.m. (Closed on Mondays)

○ Free admission

○ Directions: Metro Line 1, Dongnae Station (Exit 4) → transfer to Village/Neighborhood Bus no. 6 or Metro Line 1, Myeongnyun Station (Exit 2) → transfer to Village/Neighborhood Bus no. 1

○ For more info.: (051)550-0334

 

Exhibition:

Bronze Seven Bells Excavated from the Ancient Tomb Site 22 in Bokcheon-dong in Busan

Armor Excavated from the Ancient Tomb Site 38 in Bokcheon-dong in Busan

3rd Brilliant Kids Motor Show @ Busan National Science Museum
Mar 21 @ 9:30 am – 5:30 pm
3rd Brilliant Kids Motor Show @ Busan National Science Museum

The Hyundai Motor Company made 7 standard-sized cars from 7 outstanding paintings among the 150 winning works from the kids’ dream car painting contest. The 3rd Brilliant Kids Motor Show will display these 7 kids’ dream cars and let others experience them.

○ Period: Friday, February 22 – Sunday, June 2, 2019

○ Venue: Busan National Science Museum

Directions: https://www.sciport.or.kr/eng/CMS/Contents/Contents.do?mCode=MN018

○ Hours of Operation:

9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. (last admission is at 4:30 p.m.)

Closed: Mondays, January 1, New Year’s day, Chuseok

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)750-2300

○ Hosted by: Hyudai Motor Company, Busan National Science Museum and Gwacheon National Science Museum

○ Website:

https://www.sciport.or.kr/kor/CMS/Board/Board.do?mCode=MN044&mode=view&mgr_seq=3&board_seq=3896(Korean)

2019 Busan Cafe Show @ BEXCO
Mar 21 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
2019 Busan Cafe Show @ BEXCO

○ Period: March 21-24, 2019

○ Venue: BEXCO

○ Tickets: 10,000 won (3,000 won with pre-registration)

○ Opening Hours: 10a.m.-6p.m. (March 24, 10:00 -17:00)

○ Website: http://busancafeshow.co.kr/

○ For more info.: 051-710-5657

2019 Golf Show @ BEXCO
Mar 21 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
2019 Golf Show @ BEXCO

With more than 80 domestic and foreign exhibitors are participating in the event, visitors can check out the latest types of new golf equipment and buy new products and carryover products at reasonable prices.

Event Information

Date: March 21st – March 24th
Open: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Location:  BEXCO 1 Exhibition Hall 3A
Admission 3,000 won
Website: thegolfshow.co.kr

Donated Artworks from Shin Ok-Jin Collection @ Busan Museum of Art
Mar 21 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Donated Artworks from Shin Ok-Jin Collection @ Busan Museum of Art

○ Period: March 1 – May 19, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Museum of Art

○ Hours of Operation:

Tue, Wed, Thu and Sun 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Fri, Sat 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)740-4241

○ Website: http://art.busan.go.kr/eng/index.jsp

Farmers’ Market at Busan City Hall @ Near Busan City Hall
Mar 21 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Farmers' Market at Busan City Hall @ Near Busan City Hall

The local Farmers’ Market has been operating every Thursday from 10am to 6pm at Busan City Hall since April 2012.

The market will be held on the street between Busan City Hall and Busan Metropolitan Police Agency.

Local agricultural products, including rice, tomatoes, various fresh vegetables and much more from Busan and the Gyeongnam area will be sold at discounted prices.

Hanbok Experience Hall @ BEXCO Auditorium
Mar 21 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Hanbok Experience Hall @ BEXCO Auditorium

The Hanbok Hall exhibits hanboks and accessories during the period of the Joseon Dynasty and lets visitors try on various styles of hanboks, including modern designs. Visitors are able to take a photo from the virtual fitting set and then receive a photo of themselves wearing a hanbok, traditional Korean dress, by email.

The Busan Hanbok Hall is located on the first floor of BEXCO auditorium and is open from 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday through Sunday. It is closed on Mondays. Admission is free.

The last admission is 30 minutes before closing and is closed during lunch, which is from noon until 1 pm. Groups of more than 10 people need to make a reservation by calling 070-8840-1472.

Highlighting Contemporary Artist, Bang Jeong-A @ Busan Museum of Art
Mar 21 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Highlighting Contemporary Artist, Bang Jeong-A @ Busan Museum of Art

○ Period: March 8 – June 9, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Museum of Art

○ Hours of Operation:

Tue, Wed, Thu and Sun 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Fri, Sat 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)740-4247

○ Website: http://art.busan.go.kr/eng/index.jsp

International Exchange Exhibition: Home @ Goeun Museum of Photography
Mar 21 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
International Exchange Exhibition: Home @ Goeun Museum of Photography

○ Period: March 8 – May 8, 2019

○ Venue: GoEun Museum of Photography

Address: 16, Haeun-daero 452beon-gil, Haeundae-gu, Busan

○ Opening Hours: 10 a.m. ~ 7 p.m. (Closed on Mondays)

Last admission is 6:30 p.m.

○ Free admission

○ Website:

http://www.goeunmuseum.kr/bbs/board.php?bo_table=exhibition_eng&wr_id=39&ex=now

○ For more info.: (051)746-0055

 

Photographers: Alec Soth, Mark Power, Thomas Dworzak, Alessandra Sanguinetti, Antoni d’Agata, Jonas Bendiksen, Gueorgi Pinkhassov, Hiroji Kubota, Alex Webb, David Alan Harvey, Elliott Erwitt, Chien-Chi Chang, Moises Saman, Trent Parke, Olivia Arthur, Alex Majoli

Repetition and Difference: About Time @ Busan Museum of Art
Mar 21 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Repetition and Difference: About Time @ Busan Museum of Art

○ Period: March 15 – June 23, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Museum of Art

○ Hours of Operation:

Tue, Wed, Thu and Sun 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Fri, Sat 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)740-4245

○ Website: http://art.busan.go.kr/eng/03_display/display02.jsp?amode=view&id=201902111603048947

 

Artists

Miyanaga Aiko, Miyajima Tatsuo, Bahk Seonghi, Oh Yongseok, Lee Byungho, Lee Jinyong, Cho Eunph

Norman Parkinson Photo Exhibition – Timeless Style @ Busan Citizens Hall
Mar 21 @ 11:00 am – 8:00 pm
Norman Parkinson Photo Exhibition - Timeless Style @ Busan Citizens Hall

 Period: February 15 – April 30, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Citizens Hall

○ Hours: Mon-Fri 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

   Last admission is one hour before closing.

○ Tickets: 8,000 won for adults, 3,000 won for students and seniors, 4,000 won for university students majoring in fashion, free for preschoolers

○ For more info.: (051)630-5232

Norman Parkinson (1913-1990) was the Twentieth Century’s most celebrated fashion photographer.

 

The OSCARS Special 2019 @ Busan Cinema Center
Mar 21 @ 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
The OSCARS Special 2019 @ Busan Cinema Center

○ Period: February 14 – March 26, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Cinema Center

○ Tickets: 7,000 won for adults, 6,000 won for youths, 5,000 won for members and senior

○ For more info.: 051)780-6080

○ Website: http://www.dureraum.org

 

* Film List

Mary Poppins Returns

Green Book

Ralph Breaks the Internet

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Roma

Bohemian Rhapsody, 2018

A Star Is Born

Black Panther

Mary Queen of Scots

The Wife

THE FAVOURITE

 

Movie Times:

http://www.dureraum.org/bcc/mcontents/progScheList.do?rbsIdx=226&progCode=20190206001

Hydrogen Electric House @ BEXCO
Mar 21 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Hydrogen Electric House @ BEXCO

○ Period: March 14 – March 24, 2019

○ Venue: outside of BEXCO

○ Admission: Free

○ Hours of Operation: noon to 6:00 p.m.

○ Hosted by: Hyundai Motor, Busan Metropolitan City

Exhibition:

Electricity generation experience using hydrogen-fueled car

zero-emission vehicle experience

future hydrogen society experience

next-generation hydrogen-fueled car experience

children’s science classroom

 

Visitors can experience the coming future as well as understand hydrogen energy and how to preserve the environment.

World Cinema XVI @ Busan Cinema Center
Mar 21 @ 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm
World Cinema XVI @ Busan Cinema Center

○ Period: March 19 – April 24, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Cinema Center

○ Tickets: 6,000 won for adults / 4,000 won for members, youth and senior

○ For more info.: 051)780-6000

○ Website: http://www.dureraum.org

 

* Film List

A Diary for Timothy

Fires Were Started

Humphrey Jennings

This Sporting Life

Kaagaz Ke Phool / Paper Flowers

Not Wanted

Lumière d’été / Summer Light

花形選手 / A Star Athlete

エロス+虐殺 / Eros Plus Massacre

Цвет граната / The Color of Pomegranates

Memorias del subdesarrollo / Memories of Underdevelopment

Lawrence of Arabia

Monsieur Verdoux

A Canterbury Tale

Vampyr / The Vampire

Tabu: A Story of the South Seas

Greed

Busan Tower Media Façade @ Yongdusan Park
Mar 21 @ 8:00 pm – 10:15 pm
Busan Tower Media Façade @ Yongdusan Park

Busan Tower Media Façade

○ Operation Times:

December to February – 3 times daily from 7pm, 8pm, 9pm (approx. 10 mins)

March to May – 3 times daily from 8pm, 9pm, 10pm (approx. 10 mins)

June to August – 3 times daily from 8:30pm, 9:30pm, 10:30pm (approx. 10 mins)

September to November – 3 times daily from 8pm, 9pm, 10pm (approx. 10 mins)

○ Location: Yongdusan Park

The video projection show on the 80-meter high Busan Tower façade displays various images of Busan created by local artists.

The media display runs three times per day – 20:00, 21:00, 22:00 in the spring and fall, 20:30, 21:30, 22:30 in the summer, and 19:00, 20:00, 21:00 in the winter. The visual images include main videos and seasonal videos (approx. 10 mins.).

For more information, contact Yongdusan Park at (051)860-7820.

Busan Tower Website: http://www.busantower.net/eng/index.asp

Mar
22
Fri
Fishermen Crying Out for Korea Independence @ Korea National Maritime Museum
Mar 22 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Fishermen Crying Out for Korea Independence @ Korea National Maritime Museum

An exhibition in commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the March 1st Independence Movement and the establishment of the former provisional government in exile

○ Period: February 28 – June 2, 2019

○ Venue: Korea National Maritime Museum

○ Opening Hours (closed on Mondays)

9am-6pm (Tuesdays through Fridays)

9am-9pm (Saturdays)

9am-7pm (Sundays and holidays)

○ Free admission

○ Website: http://www.knmm.or.kr/eng/main/main.aspx

The Treasures of Bokcheon-dong @ Bokcheon Museum
Mar 22 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
The Treasures of Bokcheon-dong @ Bokcheon Museum

○ Period: March 12 – April 14, 2019

○ Venue: Bokcheon Museum

○ Opening Hours: 9 a.m. ~ 6 p.m. (Closed on Mondays)

○ Free admission

○ Directions: Metro Line 1, Dongnae Station (Exit 4) → transfer to Village/Neighborhood Bus no. 6 or Metro Line 1, Myeongnyun Station (Exit 2) → transfer to Village/Neighborhood Bus no. 1

○ For more info.: (051)550-0334

 

Exhibition:

Bronze Seven Bells Excavated from the Ancient Tomb Site 22 in Bokcheon-dong in Busan

Armor Excavated from the Ancient Tomb Site 38 in Bokcheon-dong in Busan

3rd Brilliant Kids Motor Show @ Busan National Science Museum
Mar 22 @ 9:30 am – 5:30 pm
3rd Brilliant Kids Motor Show @ Busan National Science Museum

The Hyundai Motor Company made 7 standard-sized cars from 7 outstanding paintings among the 150 winning works from the kids’ dream car painting contest. The 3rd Brilliant Kids Motor Show will display these 7 kids’ dream cars and let others experience them.

○ Period: Friday, February 22 – Sunday, June 2, 2019

○ Venue: Busan National Science Museum

Directions: https://www.sciport.or.kr/eng/CMS/Contents/Contents.do?mCode=MN018

○ Hours of Operation:

9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. (last admission is at 4:30 p.m.)

Closed: Mondays, January 1, New Year’s day, Chuseok

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)750-2300

○ Hosted by: Hyudai Motor Company, Busan National Science Museum and Gwacheon National Science Museum

○ Website:

https://www.sciport.or.kr/kor/CMS/Board/Board.do?mCode=MN044&mode=view&mgr_seq=3&board_seq=3896(Korean)

2019 Busan Cafe Show @ BEXCO
Mar 22 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
2019 Busan Cafe Show @ BEXCO

○ Period: March 21-24, 2019

○ Venue: BEXCO

○ Tickets: 10,000 won (3,000 won with pre-registration)

○ Opening Hours: 10a.m.-6p.m. (March 24, 10:00 -17:00)

○ Website: http://busancafeshow.co.kr/

○ For more info.: 051-710-5657

2019 Golf Show @ BEXCO
Mar 22 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
2019 Golf Show @ BEXCO

With more than 80 domestic and foreign exhibitors are participating in the event, visitors can check out the latest types of new golf equipment and buy new products and carryover products at reasonable prices.

Event Information

Date: March 21st – March 24th
Open: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Location:  BEXCO 1 Exhibition Hall 3A
Admission 3,000 won
Website: thegolfshow.co.kr

Donated Artworks from Shin Ok-Jin Collection @ Busan Museum of Art
Mar 22 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Donated Artworks from Shin Ok-Jin Collection @ Busan Museum of Art

○ Period: March 1 – May 19, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Museum of Art

○ Hours of Operation:

Tue, Wed, Thu and Sun 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Fri, Sat 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)740-4241

○ Website: http://art.busan.go.kr/eng/index.jsp

Hanbok Experience Hall @ BEXCO Auditorium
Mar 22 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Hanbok Experience Hall @ BEXCO Auditorium

The Hanbok Hall exhibits hanboks and accessories during the period of the Joseon Dynasty and lets visitors try on various styles of hanboks, including modern designs. Visitors are able to take a photo from the virtual fitting set and then receive a photo of themselves wearing a hanbok, traditional Korean dress, by email.

The Busan Hanbok Hall is located on the first floor of BEXCO auditorium and is open from 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday through Sunday. It is closed on Mondays. Admission is free.

The last admission is 30 minutes before closing and is closed during lunch, which is from noon until 1 pm. Groups of more than 10 people need to make a reservation by calling 070-8840-1472.

Highlighting Contemporary Artist, Bang Jeong-A @ Busan Museum of Art
Mar 22 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Highlighting Contemporary Artist, Bang Jeong-A @ Busan Museum of Art

○ Period: March 8 – June 9, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Museum of Art

○ Hours of Operation:

Tue, Wed, Thu and Sun 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Fri, Sat 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)740-4247

○ Website: http://art.busan.go.kr/eng/index.jsp

International Exchange Exhibition: Home @ Goeun Museum of Photography
Mar 22 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
International Exchange Exhibition: Home @ Goeun Museum of Photography

○ Period: March 8 – May 8, 2019

○ Venue: GoEun Museum of Photography

Address: 16, Haeun-daero 452beon-gil, Haeundae-gu, Busan

○ Opening Hours: 10 a.m. ~ 7 p.m. (Closed on Mondays)

Last admission is 6:30 p.m.

○ Free admission

○ Website:

http://www.goeunmuseum.kr/bbs/board.php?bo_table=exhibition_eng&wr_id=39&ex=now

○ For more info.: (051)746-0055

 

Photographers: Alec Soth, Mark Power, Thomas Dworzak, Alessandra Sanguinetti, Antoni d’Agata, Jonas Bendiksen, Gueorgi Pinkhassov, Hiroji Kubota, Alex Webb, David Alan Harvey, Elliott Erwitt, Chien-Chi Chang, Moises Saman, Trent Parke, Olivia Arthur, Alex Majoli

Repetition and Difference: About Time @ Busan Museum of Art
Mar 22 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Repetition and Difference: About Time @ Busan Museum of Art

○ Period: March 15 – June 23, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Museum of Art

○ Hours of Operation:

Tue, Wed, Thu and Sun 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Fri, Sat 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)740-4245

○ Website: http://art.busan.go.kr/eng/03_display/display02.jsp?amode=view&id=201902111603048947

 

Artists

Miyanaga Aiko, Miyajima Tatsuo, Bahk Seonghi, Oh Yongseok, Lee Byungho, Lee Jinyong, Cho Eunph

Norman Parkinson Photo Exhibition – Timeless Style @ Busan Citizens Hall
Mar 22 @ 11:00 am – 8:00 pm
Norman Parkinson Photo Exhibition - Timeless Style @ Busan Citizens Hall

 Period: February 15 – April 30, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Citizens Hall

○ Hours: Mon-Fri 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

   Last admission is one hour before closing.

○ Tickets: 8,000 won for adults, 3,000 won for students and seniors, 4,000 won for university students majoring in fashion, free for preschoolers

○ For more info.: (051)630-5232

Norman Parkinson (1913-1990) was the Twentieth Century’s most celebrated fashion photographer.

 

The OSCARS Special 2019 @ Busan Cinema Center
Mar 22 @ 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
The OSCARS Special 2019 @ Busan Cinema Center

○ Period: February 14 – March 26, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Cinema Center

○ Tickets: 7,000 won for adults, 6,000 won for youths, 5,000 won for members and senior

○ For more info.: 051)780-6080

○ Website: http://www.dureraum.org

 

* Film List

Mary Poppins Returns

Green Book

Ralph Breaks the Internet

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Roma

Bohemian Rhapsody, 2018

A Star Is Born

Black Panther

Mary Queen of Scots

The Wife

THE FAVOURITE

 

Movie Times:

http://www.dureraum.org/bcc/mcontents/progScheList.do?rbsIdx=226&progCode=20190206001

Hydrogen Electric House @ BEXCO
Mar 22 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Hydrogen Electric House @ BEXCO

○ Period: March 14 – March 24, 2019

○ Venue: outside of BEXCO

○ Admission: Free

○ Hours of Operation: noon to 6:00 p.m.

○ Hosted by: Hyundai Motor, Busan Metropolitan City

Exhibition:

Electricity generation experience using hydrogen-fueled car

zero-emission vehicle experience

future hydrogen society experience

next-generation hydrogen-fueled car experience

children’s science classroom

 

Visitors can experience the coming future as well as understand hydrogen energy and how to preserve the environment.

World Cinema XVI @ Busan Cinema Center
Mar 22 @ 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm
World Cinema XVI @ Busan Cinema Center

○ Period: March 19 – April 24, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Cinema Center

○ Tickets: 6,000 won for adults / 4,000 won for members, youth and senior

○ For more info.: 051)780-6000

○ Website: http://www.dureraum.org

 

* Film List

A Diary for Timothy

Fires Were Started

Humphrey Jennings

This Sporting Life

Kaagaz Ke Phool / Paper Flowers

Not Wanted

Lumière d’été / Summer Light

花形選手 / A Star Athlete

エロス+虐殺 / Eros Plus Massacre

Цвет граната / The Color of Pomegranates

Memorias del subdesarrollo / Memories of Underdevelopment

Lawrence of Arabia

Monsieur Verdoux

A Canterbury Tale

Vampyr / The Vampire

Tabu: A Story of the South Seas

Greed

Kun-woo Paik Piano Recital @ Geumjeong Cultural Center
Mar 22 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Kun-woo Paik Piano Recital @ Geumjeong Cultural Center

○ Date & Time: Friday, March 22, 2019, 7:30 p.m.

○ Venue: Geumjeong Cultural Center

○ Tickets: R-seat 50,000 won / S-seat 30,000 won

○ For more info.: (051)519-5661

 

PROGRAM

Impromptu No. 2 in F-Sharp Major. Op. 36 (1839)

Nocturne No. 5 n F-Sharp Major, Op. 15 No. 2 (1832)

Nocturne – No 7 in C Sharp Minor Op 27-1(1836)

Polonaise-fantaisie, Op.61 (1846)

Nocturne – No 4 in F Major Op 15-1 (1832)

Nocturne No. 13 in C minor, Op. 48 No. 1 (1841)

 

Intermission

 

Valse brillante (Waltz No. 4) in F Major, Op. 34 No. 3 (1838)

Valse (Waltz No. 11) in G-flat Major, Op. 70 No. 1(1833)

Grande Valse brillante (Waltz No. 1) in E-Flat Major, Op. 18 (1831)

Nocturne No. 16 in E-flat Major, Op. 55 No. 2(1843)

Nocturne No. 10 in A-flat Major, Op. 32 No. 2 (1837)

Ballade No. 1 in G minor, Op. 23 (1831-1835)

Busan Tower Media Façade @ Yongdusan Park
Mar 22 @ 8:00 pm – 10:15 pm
Busan Tower Media Façade @ Yongdusan Park

Busan Tower Media Façade

○ Operation Times:

December to February – 3 times daily from 7pm, 8pm, 9pm (approx. 10 mins)

March to May – 3 times daily from 8pm, 9pm, 10pm (approx. 10 mins)

June to August – 3 times daily from 8:30pm, 9:30pm, 10:30pm (approx. 10 mins)

September to November – 3 times daily from 8pm, 9pm, 10pm (approx. 10 mins)

○ Location: Yongdusan Park

The video projection show on the 80-meter high Busan Tower façade displays various images of Busan created by local artists.

The media display runs three times per day – 20:00, 21:00, 22:00 in the spring and fall, 20:30, 21:30, 22:30 in the summer, and 19:00, 20:00, 21:00 in the winter. The visual images include main videos and seasonal videos (approx. 10 mins.).

For more information, contact Yongdusan Park at (051)860-7820.

Busan Tower Website: http://www.busantower.net/eng/index.asp

Mar
23
Sat
Fishermen Crying Out for Korea Independence @ Korea National Maritime Museum
Mar 23 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Fishermen Crying Out for Korea Independence @ Korea National Maritime Museum

An exhibition in commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the March 1st Independence Movement and the establishment of the former provisional government in exile

○ Period: February 28 – June 2, 2019

○ Venue: Korea National Maritime Museum

○ Opening Hours (closed on Mondays)

9am-6pm (Tuesdays through Fridays)

9am-9pm (Saturdays)

9am-7pm (Sundays and holidays)

○ Free admission

○ Website: http://www.knmm.or.kr/eng/main/main.aspx

The Treasures of Bokcheon-dong @ Bokcheon Museum
Mar 23 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
The Treasures of Bokcheon-dong @ Bokcheon Museum

○ Period: March 12 – April 14, 2019

○ Venue: Bokcheon Museum

○ Opening Hours: 9 a.m. ~ 6 p.m. (Closed on Mondays)

○ Free admission

○ Directions: Metro Line 1, Dongnae Station (Exit 4) → transfer to Village/Neighborhood Bus no. 6 or Metro Line 1, Myeongnyun Station (Exit 2) → transfer to Village/Neighborhood Bus no. 1

○ For more info.: (051)550-0334

 

Exhibition:

Bronze Seven Bells Excavated from the Ancient Tomb Site 22 in Bokcheon-dong in Busan

Armor Excavated from the Ancient Tomb Site 38 in Bokcheon-dong in Busan

3rd Brilliant Kids Motor Show @ Busan National Science Museum
Mar 23 @ 9:30 am – 5:30 pm
3rd Brilliant Kids Motor Show @ Busan National Science Museum

The Hyundai Motor Company made 7 standard-sized cars from 7 outstanding paintings among the 150 winning works from the kids’ dream car painting contest. The 3rd Brilliant Kids Motor Show will display these 7 kids’ dream cars and let others experience them.

○ Period: Friday, February 22 – Sunday, June 2, 2019

○ Venue: Busan National Science Museum

Directions: https://www.sciport.or.kr/eng/CMS/Contents/Contents.do?mCode=MN018

○ Hours of Operation:

9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. (last admission is at 4:30 p.m.)

Closed: Mondays, January 1, New Year’s day, Chuseok

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)750-2300

○ Hosted by: Hyudai Motor Company, Busan National Science Museum and Gwacheon National Science Museum

○ Website:

https://www.sciport.or.kr/kor/CMS/Board/Board.do?mCode=MN044&mode=view&mgr_seq=3&board_seq=3896(Korean)

2019 Busan Cafe Show @ BEXCO
Mar 23 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
2019 Busan Cafe Show @ BEXCO

○ Period: March 21-24, 2019

○ Venue: BEXCO

○ Tickets: 10,000 won (3,000 won with pre-registration)

○ Opening Hours: 10a.m.-6p.m. (March 24, 10:00 -17:00)

○ Website: http://busancafeshow.co.kr/

○ For more info.: 051-710-5657

2019 Golf Show @ BEXCO
Mar 23 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
2019 Golf Show @ BEXCO

With more than 80 domestic and foreign exhibitors are participating in the event, visitors can check out the latest types of new golf equipment and buy new products and carryover products at reasonable prices.

Event Information

Date: March 21st – March 24th
Open: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Location:  BEXCO 1 Exhibition Hall 3A
Admission 3,000 won
Website: thegolfshow.co.kr

Busan Coffee Festival @ Ibis Ambassador City Central Hotel
Mar 23 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm

The 2019 Busan Coffee Festival is taking place this Saturday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on the 17th floor Orchid Room at the Ibis Ambassador City Central Hotel.

The festival features over 20 participants showing off the latest variety of hand-drip coffees, and specialized desserts.

Admission to the event is 10,000 won.

Donated Artworks from Shin Ok-Jin Collection @ Busan Museum of Art
Mar 23 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Donated Artworks from Shin Ok-Jin Collection @ Busan Museum of Art

○ Period: March 1 – May 19, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Museum of Art

○ Hours of Operation:

Tue, Wed, Thu and Sun 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Fri, Sat 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)740-4241

○ Website: http://art.busan.go.kr/eng/index.jsp

Hanbok Experience Hall @ BEXCO Auditorium
Mar 23 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Hanbok Experience Hall @ BEXCO Auditorium

The Hanbok Hall exhibits hanboks and accessories during the period of the Joseon Dynasty and lets visitors try on various styles of hanboks, including modern designs. Visitors are able to take a photo from the virtual fitting set and then receive a photo of themselves wearing a hanbok, traditional Korean dress, by email.

The Busan Hanbok Hall is located on the first floor of BEXCO auditorium and is open from 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday through Sunday. It is closed on Mondays. Admission is free.

The last admission is 30 minutes before closing and is closed during lunch, which is from noon until 1 pm. Groups of more than 10 people need to make a reservation by calling 070-8840-1472.

Highlighting Contemporary Artist, Bang Jeong-A @ Busan Museum of Art
Mar 23 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Highlighting Contemporary Artist, Bang Jeong-A @ Busan Museum of Art

○ Period: March 8 – June 9, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Museum of Art

○ Hours of Operation:

Tue, Wed, Thu and Sun 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Fri, Sat 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)740-4247

○ Website: http://art.busan.go.kr/eng/index.jsp

International Exchange Exhibition: Home @ Goeun Museum of Photography
Mar 23 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
International Exchange Exhibition: Home @ Goeun Museum of Photography

○ Period: March 8 – May 8, 2019

○ Venue: GoEun Museum of Photography

Address: 16, Haeun-daero 452beon-gil, Haeundae-gu, Busan

○ Opening Hours: 10 a.m. ~ 7 p.m. (Closed on Mondays)

Last admission is 6:30 p.m.

○ Free admission

○ Website:

http://www.goeunmuseum.kr/bbs/board.php?bo_table=exhibition_eng&wr_id=39&ex=now

○ For more info.: (051)746-0055

 

Photographers: Alec Soth, Mark Power, Thomas Dworzak, Alessandra Sanguinetti, Antoni d’Agata, Jonas Bendiksen, Gueorgi Pinkhassov, Hiroji Kubota, Alex Webb, David Alan Harvey, Elliott Erwitt, Chien-Chi Chang, Moises Saman, Trent Parke, Olivia Arthur, Alex Majoli

Repetition and Difference: About Time @ Busan Museum of Art
Mar 23 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Repetition and Difference: About Time @ Busan Museum of Art

○ Period: March 15 – June 23, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Museum of Art

○ Hours of Operation:

Tue, Wed, Thu and Sun 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Fri, Sat 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)740-4245

○ Website: http://art.busan.go.kr/eng/03_display/display02.jsp?amode=view&id=201902111603048947

 

Artists

Miyanaga Aiko, Miyajima Tatsuo, Bahk Seonghi, Oh Yongseok, Lee Byungho, Lee Jinyong, Cho Eunph

The OSCARS Special 2019 @ Busan Cinema Center
Mar 23 @ 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
The OSCARS Special 2019 @ Busan Cinema Center

○ Period: February 14 – March 26, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Cinema Center

○ Tickets: 7,000 won for adults, 6,000 won for youths, 5,000 won for members and senior

○ For more info.: 051)780-6080

○ Website: http://www.dureraum.org

 

* Film List

Mary Poppins Returns

Green Book

Ralph Breaks the Internet

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Roma

Bohemian Rhapsody, 2018

A Star Is Born

Black Panther

Mary Queen of Scots

The Wife

THE FAVOURITE

 

Movie Times:

http://www.dureraum.org/bcc/mcontents/progScheList.do?rbsIdx=226&progCode=20190206001

Free Yoga and Circuit Training Classes @ Gorilla Brewing Company
Mar 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Free Yoga and Circuit Training Classes @ Gorilla Brewing Company

Free fitness classes to promote a balanced, healthy living.

12 pm on Saturdays
1st and 3rd Saturdays: yoga
2nd and 4th Saturdays: Circuit Training with Teammad.

All levels welcome.

Hydrogen Electric House @ BEXCO
Mar 23 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Hydrogen Electric House @ BEXCO

○ Period: March 14 – March 24, 2019

○ Venue: outside of BEXCO

○ Admission: Free

○ Hours of Operation: noon to 6:00 p.m.

○ Hosted by: Hyundai Motor, Busan Metropolitan City

Exhibition:

Electricity generation experience using hydrogen-fueled car

zero-emission vehicle experience

future hydrogen society experience

next-generation hydrogen-fueled car experience

children’s science classroom

 

Visitors can experience the coming future as well as understand hydrogen energy and how to preserve the environment.

World Cinema XVI @ Busan Cinema Center
Mar 23 @ 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm
World Cinema XVI @ Busan Cinema Center

○ Period: March 19 – April 24, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Cinema Center

○ Tickets: 6,000 won for adults / 4,000 won for members, youth and senior

○ For more info.: 051)780-6000

○ Website: http://www.dureraum.org

 

* Film List

A Diary for Timothy

Fires Were Started

Humphrey Jennings

This Sporting Life

Kaagaz Ke Phool / Paper Flowers

Not Wanted

Lumière d’été / Summer Light

花形選手 / A Star Athlete

エロス+虐殺 / Eros Plus Massacre

Цвет граната / The Color of Pomegranates

Memorias del subdesarrollo / Memories of Underdevelopment

Lawrence of Arabia

Monsieur Verdoux

A Canterbury Tale

Vampyr / The Vampire

Tabu: A Story of the South Seas

Greed

Auditions: The Importance of Being Earnest @ Suyoung Cultural Center
Mar 23 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Auditions: The Importance of Being Earnest @ Suyoung Cultural Center

Busan English Theatre Association will be returning outdoors with our summer production of Oscar Wilde’s romantic comedy of manners The Importance of Being Earnest.

Performances will be the weekends of June 8-9 and June 16-17.

Auditions are at the Suyeong Cultural Center on Gwangali Beach (next to Aqua Palace).

To sign up for an audition slot, please comment on the audition sign-up thread posted below. Character descriptions and audition monologues have also been posted.

If you can’t make it on the 23rd and want to schedule an alternate audition date, or if you have any questions, you can contact Patrick Sanders.

Saturday Performance of Korean Traditional Music & Dance @ Busan National Gugak Center
Mar 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Saturday Performance of Korean Traditional Music & Dance @ Busan National Gugak Center

 Period: February 2 – April 27 / November 2 – December 29, 2019

   (Every Saturday 3:00 p.m.)

Dates: Feb. 2, 9, 16, 23, Mar. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, Apr. 6, 13, 20, 27

       Nov. 2. 9, 16, 23, 30, Dec. 7, 14, 21, 28

○ Venue: Busan National Gugak Center

○ Tickets: A-seat 10,000 won / B-seat 8,000 won

○ For more info.: 051)811-0114

○ Website: http://busan.gugak.go.kr/portalEn/main.do

Busan Tower Media Façade @ Yongdusan Park
Mar 23 @ 8:00 pm – 10:15 pm
Busan Tower Media Façade @ Yongdusan Park

Busan Tower Media Façade

○ Operation Times:

December to February – 3 times daily from 7pm, 8pm, 9pm (approx. 10 mins)

March to May – 3 times daily from 8pm, 9pm, 10pm (approx. 10 mins)

June to August – 3 times daily from 8:30pm, 9:30pm, 10:30pm (approx. 10 mins)

September to November – 3 times daily from 8pm, 9pm, 10pm (approx. 10 mins)

○ Location: Yongdusan Park

The video projection show on the 80-meter high Busan Tower façade displays various images of Busan created by local artists.

The media display runs three times per day – 20:00, 21:00, 22:00 in the spring and fall, 20:30, 21:30, 22:30 in the summer, and 19:00, 20:00, 21:00 in the winter. The visual images include main videos and seasonal videos (approx. 10 mins.).

For more information, contact Yongdusan Park at (051)860-7820.

Busan Tower Website: http://www.busantower.net/eng/index.asp

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2019 Pink Run Busan @ Busan Yachting Center
Mar 24 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign

○ Date & Time: Sunday, March 24, 2019, 8:00 a.m.

○ Location: Busan Yachting Center

○ Website: https://www.pinkcampaign.com/index.do?locale=en

○ Registration (Limited to first 5,000 entrants)

– 10km, 3km race

– Entry Fee: 10,000 won

○ Hosted by: Korea Breast Cancer Foundation, AMORE PACIFIC Corporation

○ For more info.: 1688-9744​ (Mon.-Fri. 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.)

Fishermen Crying Out for Korea Independence @ Korea National Maritime Museum
Mar 24 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Fishermen Crying Out for Korea Independence @ Korea National Maritime Museum

An exhibition in commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the March 1st Independence Movement and the establishment of the former provisional government in exile

○ Period: February 28 – June 2, 2019

○ Venue: Korea National Maritime Museum

○ Opening Hours (closed on Mondays)

9am-6pm (Tuesdays through Fridays)

9am-9pm (Saturdays)

9am-7pm (Sundays and holidays)

○ Free admission

○ Website: http://www.knmm.or.kr/eng/main/main.aspx

The Treasures of Bokcheon-dong @ Bokcheon Museum
Mar 24 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
The Treasures of Bokcheon-dong @ Bokcheon Museum

○ Period: March 12 – April 14, 2019

○ Venue: Bokcheon Museum

○ Opening Hours: 9 a.m. ~ 6 p.m. (Closed on Mondays)

○ Free admission

○ Directions: Metro Line 1, Dongnae Station (Exit 4) → transfer to Village/Neighborhood Bus no. 6 or Metro Line 1, Myeongnyun Station (Exit 2) → transfer to Village/Neighborhood Bus no. 1

○ For more info.: (051)550-0334

 

Exhibition:

Bronze Seven Bells Excavated from the Ancient Tomb Site 22 in Bokcheon-dong in Busan

Armor Excavated from the Ancient Tomb Site 38 in Bokcheon-dong in Busan

3rd Brilliant Kids Motor Show @ Busan National Science Museum
Mar 24 @ 9:30 am – 5:30 pm
3rd Brilliant Kids Motor Show @ Busan National Science Museum

The Hyundai Motor Company made 7 standard-sized cars from 7 outstanding paintings among the 150 winning works from the kids’ dream car painting contest. The 3rd Brilliant Kids Motor Show will display these 7 kids’ dream cars and let others experience them.

○ Period: Friday, February 22 – Sunday, June 2, 2019

○ Venue: Busan National Science Museum

Directions: https://www.sciport.or.kr/eng/CMS/Contents/Contents.do?mCode=MN018

○ Hours of Operation:

9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. (last admission is at 4:30 p.m.)

Closed: Mondays, January 1, New Year’s day, Chuseok

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)750-2300

○ Hosted by: Hyudai Motor Company, Busan National Science Museum and Gwacheon National Science Museum

○ Website:

https://www.sciport.or.kr/kor/CMS/Board/Board.do?mCode=MN044&mode=view&mgr_seq=3&board_seq=3896(Korean)

2019 Busan Cafe Show @ BEXCO
Mar 24 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
2019 Busan Cafe Show @ BEXCO

○ Period: March 21-24, 2019

○ Venue: BEXCO

○ Tickets: 10,000 won (3,000 won with pre-registration)

○ Opening Hours: 10a.m.-6p.m. (March 24, 10:00 -17:00)

○ Website: http://busancafeshow.co.kr/

○ For more info.: 051-710-5657

2019 Golf Show @ BEXCO
Mar 24 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
2019 Golf Show @ BEXCO

With more than 80 domestic and foreign exhibitors are participating in the event, visitors can check out the latest types of new golf equipment and buy new products and carryover products at reasonable prices.

Event Information

Date: March 21st – March 24th
Open: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Location:  BEXCO 1 Exhibition Hall 3A
Admission 3,000 won
Website: thegolfshow.co.kr

Donated Artworks from Shin Ok-Jin Collection @ Busan Museum of Art
Mar 24 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Donated Artworks from Shin Ok-Jin Collection @ Busan Museum of Art

○ Period: March 1 – May 19, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Museum of Art

○ Hours of Operation:

Tue, Wed, Thu and Sun 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Fri, Sat 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)740-4241

○ Website: http://art.busan.go.kr/eng/index.jsp

Hanbok Experience Hall @ BEXCO Auditorium
Mar 24 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Hanbok Experience Hall @ BEXCO Auditorium

The Hanbok Hall exhibits hanboks and accessories during the period of the Joseon Dynasty and lets visitors try on various styles of hanboks, including modern designs. Visitors are able to take a photo from the virtual fitting set and then receive a photo of themselves wearing a hanbok, traditional Korean dress, by email.

The Busan Hanbok Hall is located on the first floor of BEXCO auditorium and is open from 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday through Sunday. It is closed on Mondays. Admission is free.

The last admission is 30 minutes before closing and is closed during lunch, which is from noon until 1 pm. Groups of more than 10 people need to make a reservation by calling 070-8840-1472.

Highlighting Contemporary Artist, Bang Jeong-A @ Busan Museum of Art
Mar 24 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Highlighting Contemporary Artist, Bang Jeong-A @ Busan Museum of Art

○ Period: March 8 – June 9, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Museum of Art

○ Hours of Operation:

Tue, Wed, Thu and Sun 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Fri, Sat 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)740-4247

○ Website: http://art.busan.go.kr/eng/index.jsp

International Exchange Exhibition: Home @ Goeun Museum of Photography
Mar 24 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
International Exchange Exhibition: Home @ Goeun Museum of Photography

○ Period: March 8 – May 8, 2019

○ Venue: GoEun Museum of Photography

Address: 16, Haeun-daero 452beon-gil, Haeundae-gu, Busan

○ Opening Hours: 10 a.m. ~ 7 p.m. (Closed on Mondays)

Last admission is 6:30 p.m.

○ Free admission

○ Website:

http://www.goeunmuseum.kr/bbs/board.php?bo_table=exhibition_eng&wr_id=39&ex=now

○ For more info.: (051)746-0055

 

Photographers: Alec Soth, Mark Power, Thomas Dworzak, Alessandra Sanguinetti, Antoni d’Agata, Jonas Bendiksen, Gueorgi Pinkhassov, Hiroji Kubota, Alex Webb, David Alan Harvey, Elliott Erwitt, Chien-Chi Chang, Moises Saman, Trent Parke, Olivia Arthur, Alex Majoli