Event Calendar

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24th Busan International Film Festival @ Busan Cinema Center
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – 11:45 pm
24th Busan International Film Festival @ Busan Cinema Center

○ Period: October 3-12, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Cinema Center, theaters in Haeundae area and other select venues

○ Website: http://www.biff.kr

Asian Film Market 2019 @ BEXCO
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Asian Film Market 2019 @ BEXCO

Established in 2006, Asian Film Market serves as a total film market covering all stages of film industry from pre-production to film sales.

○ Period: October 5 – October 8, 2019

○ Venue: BEXCO

○ Hours: 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

○ Website: http://www.asianfilmmarket.org

Fish Market – The exhibition where the ocean and the table connect @ Korea National Maritime Museum
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Fish Market - The exhibition where the ocean and the table connect @ Korea National Maritime Museum

2019 Special Exhibition of Korean National Maritime Museum

○ Period: July 9 – December 31, 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

○ For more info.: 051)309-1900

 

https://www.knmm.or.kr/Menu02_Exhibition/exhibition_02_view.aspx?str5=4&fld_seq=61

https://blog.naver.com/museum4you/221580659614

Sea Art Festival 2019 @ Dadaepo Beach
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Subject: Sea of Heartbreak

○ Period: September 28 – October 27, 2019

○ Venue: Dadaepo Beach

○ Hosted by: Busan Metropolitan City, Busan Biennale Organizing Committee

○ Supported by: Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism

○ Website: http://www.busanbiennale.org/kr/index.php?pCode=bada01

Special Exhibition of Provisional Capital Memorial Hall – Korean War and Busan @ Garden of Provisional Capital Memorial Hall
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Special Exhibition of Provisional Capital Memorial Hall - Korean War and Busan @ Garden of Provisional Capital Memorial Hall

○ Period: June 18 – December 22, 2019

○ Venue: Garden of Provisional Capital Memorial Hall

○ Opening Hours: 9am – 6pm (Closed on Mondays)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)231-6341

○ Website: http://museum.busan.go.kr/monument/mmboard/1378793 (Korean)

The Forgotten Other Seas, the Seas of North Korea @ Korea National Maritime Museum
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

○ Period: July 23 – October 13, 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

○ Hosted by: Korea National Maritime Museum

○ Supported by: Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries, Ministry of Unification, National Assembly Ocean Cultural Forum

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

○ For more info.: 051)309-1900

 

https://www.knmm.or.kr/Menu02_Exhibition/exhibition_02_view.aspx?str5=4&fld_seq=62 (Korean)

Unveiling the Underwater Treasures in Korea @ Busan Museum
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Unveiling the Underwater Treasures in Korea @ Busan Museum

○ Period: August 20 – October 6, 2019

Opening Ceremony: Monday, August 19, 2019, 3:00 p.m.

○ Venue: Busan Museum

○ Opening Hours:

Tue, Wed, Thu and Sun 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Fri, Sat 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Free admission

○ Hosted by: Busan Museum, National Research Institute of Maritime Cultural Heritage

Chroniclers, Outside of Time @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Chroniclers, Outside of Time @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

○ Period: September 11, 2019 – February 2, 2020

○ Venue: Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

○ Free admission

○ Hours of Operation:

Tuesday, Wednesday, Sunday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Friday, Saturday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Directions: Take local bus no. 168, 3, 520, 55, 58, 58-1, 58-2, or 221 and get off at the Museum of Contemporary Art Busan bus stop

○ For more info.: (051)220-7400

○ Website: http://www.busan.go.kr/moca_en/index

Artists

Sindae Kang, Garam Kim, Jaeoon Rho, Hwayeon Nam, Ho Tzu Nyen, Johann Lurf

Complete Technology @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

○ Period: August 15 – November 24, 2019

○ Venue: Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

○ Free admission

○ Hours of Operation:

Tuesday, Wednesday, Sunday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Friday, Saturday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Directions: Take local bus no. 168, 3, 520, 55, 58, 58-1, 58-2, or 221 and get off at the Museum of Contemporary Art Busan bus stop

○ For more info.: (051)220-7400

○ Website: http://www.busan.go.kr/moca_en/index

 

Artists: Eunhee Lee, Jeamin Cha, Julien Previeux, Lawrence Lek, Halil Altindere, Minha Park

Donated Artworks from Ha Jung-woong Collection: Henry Miller Period @ Busan Museum of Art
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Donated Artworks from Ha Jung-woong Collection: Henry Miller Period @ Busan Museum of Art

Donated Artworks from Ha Jung-woong Collection

Henry Miller: Watercolors and Prints

○ Period: May 31 – October 13, 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

http://art.busan.go.kr/eng/03_display/display01.jsp?amode=view&id=201905291523099842

Finnish aalto @ Busan Museum of Art
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Finnish aalto @ Busan Museum of Art

○ Period: July 12 – November 26, 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/03_display/display02.jsp?amode=view&id=201906241915446047

Finnish design and contemporary exhibiton

Gentil, Gentle: The Advent of a New Community @ Museum of Contemporary Art
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Gentil, Gentle: The Advent of a New Community @ Museum of Contemporary Art

○ Period: September 11, 2019 – February 2, 2020

○ Venue: Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

○ Free admission

○ Hours of Operation:

Tuesday, Wednesday, Sunday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Friday, Saturday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Directions: Take local bus no. 168, 3, 520, 55, 58, 58-1, 58-2, or 221 and get off at the Museum of Contemporary Art Busan bus stop

○ For more info.: (051)220-7400

○ Website: http://www.busan.go.kr/moca_en/index

 

Artists

Byungjun Kwon, Junguk Yang, Yungyu Kim

Hanbok Experience Hall @ BEXCO Auditorium
Oct 5 @ 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.

Lee Kun-Yong, Relay Life @ Busan Museum of Art
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Lee Kun-Yong, Relay Life @ Busan Museum of Art

○ Period: June 28 – October 13, 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/03_display/display02.jsp?amode=view&id=201906201150513201

Next Content Fair 2019 @ BEXCO
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Next Content Fair 2019 @ BEXCO

Period: October 4 – 6, 2019

○ Venue: BEXCO

○ Tickets: 7,000 won for adults, 3,000 won for children and youths (free admission with pre-registration)

○ Hosted by: Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism

○ Organized by: KOCCA(Korea Creative Content Agency), BEXCO

○ Sponsored by: Busan Metropolitan City

○ For more info.: (051)740-8601

○ Website: http://eng.nextcontentfair.com/main.php

 

Main Exhibition: VR, Game, Animation, Character, Video Content

One Giant Leap Celebration Exhibition: Moon Landing 50th Anniversary – Apollo 11 @ Busan National Science Museum
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
One Giant Leap Celebration Exhibition: Moon Landing 50th Anniversary – Apollo 11 @ Busan National Science Museum

○ Period: July 12 – October 27, 2019

○ Venue: Busan National Science Museum

○ Closed Mondays, January 1, Chuseok and Lunar New Year’s Day

○ Website: https://www.sciport.or.kr/eng/index.do

○ Address: 59, Dongbusangwangwang 6-ro, Gijang-eup, Gijang-gun, Busan

○ Directions:

Metro Line 2 Jangsan Station (Exit 5 or 7) → Transfer to Bus No. 185 → Get off at Busan National Science Museum Bus Stop

Donghae Line OSIRIA Station → Transfer to Bus No. 185 → Get off at Busan National Science Museum Bus Stop

 

https://www.sciport.or.kr/kor/CMS/Board/Board.do?mCode=MN044&mode=view&mgr_seq=3&board_seq=4174

Random International: Out of Control @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Random International: Out of Control @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

MoCA Busan Special Exhibition

○ Period: August 14, 2019 – January 27, 2020

○ Venue: Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

○ Tickets: 5,000 won for all

○ Hours of Operation:

Tuesday, Wednesday, Sunday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Friday, Saturday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Directions: Take local bus no. 168, 3, 520, 55, 58, 58-1, 58-2, or 221 and get off at the Museum of Contemporary Art Busan bus stop

○ For more info.: (051)220-7400

○ Website: http://www.busan.go.kr/moca_en/index

 

Artists: Random International (Hannes Koch & Florian Ortkrass)

Rain room, new media installations

Magic Show: Magic Circus @ East Busan Lotte Mall
Oct 5 @ 10:30 am – 6:00 pm
Magic Show: Magic Circus @ East Busan Lotte Mall

○ Period: Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday between April 12 and December 29, 2019

○ Show Times: Friday 10:30/11:50/14:00/15:30, Saturday and Sunday 13:10/14:30/15:50/17:10

○ Venue: East Busan Lotte Mall Exit 8 (across at the outdoor parking lot)

Directions: Walking distance from Donghae Line OSIRIA Station

○ Tickets: 10,000 won for adults, 12,000 won for children aged 15 years or less

○ For more info.: (051)626-7002

 

Magic Circus is a permanent magic performance event for the first time in Korea and is hosted and organized by the City of Busan and the Busan International Magic Festival Organizing Committee.

The magic show will take place every Friday, Saturday and Sunday between April 12 and December 29, 2019 at the East Busan Lotte Mall. It will be a magical family-oriented event enjoyable for both children and adults.

To promote the opening of the show, ticket prices will be discounted if you bring the magic show pamphlet to the ticket booth in April and May. There is a booth to purchase various magic tools and a trick art photo zone.

 

The 14th Busan International Magic Festival is scheduled to take place from June 25 to June 30 at the Busan Cinema Center and Gunam-ro, Haeundae.

(Website: https://www.hibimf.org/)

https://blog.naver.com/bimf7002 (Korean)

Free Yoga and Circuit Training Classes @ Gorilla Brewing Company
Oct 5 @ 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.

2019 Busan Geumjeong Street Arts Festival @ PNU University Road
Oct 5 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
2019 Busan Geumjeong Street Arts Festival @ PNU University Road

Busan 2019 Geumjeong Street Art Festival, which creates unique street art of Busan University through Busan’s youthful spirit and experimental street art, will be held in Busan University Road (PNU) for three days from October 4th to 6th.

Let’s shine as Busan University Road as a member of the ‘2019 Busan Geumjeong Street Art Festival’, where various performances of high-quality street artists at home and abroad and Busan artists and citizens are working together!

24th Geumnyeongsan Festival @ Geumnyeonsan Youth Training Institute
Oct 5 @ 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm
24th Geumnyeongsan Festival @ Geumnyeonsan Youth Training Institute

The 24th Geumnyeongsan Festival will take place on Saturday, October 5 at the Geumnyeonsan Youth Training Institute. Visitors can experience and participate in various events at the festival.

24th Geumnyeonsan Festival

○ Date & Time: Saturday, October 5, 2019, 2:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.

○ Venue: Geumnyeonsan Youth Training Institute

○ Free admission

○ Hosted and Organized by the Busan Metropolitan City Geumnyeonsan Youth Training Institute

○ For more info.: (051)610-3222

○ Website: http://www.busan.go.kr/youth/gnsaler01/1395014 (Korean)

 

PROGRAM

Participatory Events

14:00–18:30: artificial wall climbing, pottery making, natural dyeing, tea ceremony, puppet show and more

 

Astronomy Programs

19:00–22:00: astronomy observatory, astronomy lecture, space science video screening, planetarium show

 

How to get there: Take Metro Line No. 2 to Geumnyeonsan Station then exit through Exit No. 6, or take Bus No. 20, 38, 39, 40, 51, 83, 83-1, 108, 131 or 155 and get off at the Geumnyeonsan Youth Training Institute bus stop. Then walk up about 15 minutes.

 

Free Shuttle Bus: Geumnyeonsan Metro Station, Exit 6 ⇔ Geumnyeonsan Youth Training Institute

Operating Hours: 13:30-22:00 (15 to 20 minute intervals)

La La La Festival @ Oncheoncheon stream
Oct 5 @ 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm
La La La Festival @ Oncheoncheon stream

The La La La Festival, the only festival themed around dessert goods in Korea, will open near Oncheoncheon stream under Pusan National University Station in Geumjeong-gu, from the 4th until the 6th.

41 companies, including coffee shop owners, bakery shop owners, and workshop operators will showcase various food products.

On the opening day, the first Korean to win the World Barista Championship, Jeon Ju-yeon, will participate in the barista event.

The festival runs from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. daily and admission is free.

Saturday Traditional Folk Performance @ Yongdusan Park
Oct 5 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Saturday Traditional Folk Performance @ Yongdusan Park

Korean Folk Music and Performance

○ Period: Every Saturday from April to October, 2:00PM – 4:00PM

○ Venue: Yongdusan Park

Event Dates:

August 24, 31, September 7, 21, 28, October 5, 12, 19, 26

○ Free admission

○ Hosted by: Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Busan Metropolitan City

○ Organized by: Busan Cultural Foundation

○ For more info.: Busan Cultural Foundation (051)745-7273

○ Website: https://blog.naver.com/busantosang/221504010998

Yeongnam Dance Festival 2019 @ Busan National Gugak Center
Oct 5 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Yeongnam Dance Festival 2019 @ Busan National Gugak Center

○ Period: September 25 – October 26, 2019

○ Time: Tue. – Fri. 7:30PM, weekends and national holidays 5:00PM

No performance on Mondays

○ Venue: Busan National Gugak Center

Address: 2, Gugak-ro, Busanjin-gu, Busan

Directions: Metro Seomyeon or Buam or Bujeon Station → transfer to Bus no. 33, 63, or 83-1 towards Children’s Park → Get off at Baekjo Apartment Bus Stop

○ Tickets:

Yeonak-dang S-seat 20,000 won, A-seat 10,000 won

Yeji-dang 10,000 won for all

○ For more info.: (051)811-0114

○ Website: http://busan.gugak.go.kr

 

Opening Performance – Sep. 25, 7:30 p.m. at Yeonak-dang

http://busan.gugak.go.kr/portal/prfm/view.do?prfmSn=3090&prfmDtSn=1&mId=0101010000

100 Artists’ Yeongnam Dance

http://busan.gugak.go.kr/portal/prfm/view.do?prfmSn=3091&prfmDtSn=1&mId=0101010000

Closing Performance – Oct. 26

Busan Opera Week @ Busan Cultural Center
Oct 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Busan Opera Week @ Busan Cultural Center

This year, Busan Opera Week will stage the Cultural Center’s first self-produced opera

“Rigoletto,” along with 3 other opera pieces that were selected through a contest.

The opening stage on the 30th will feature Busan Kammer Opera Group performing Rossini’s “The Barber of Seville” at 7:30 p.m.

The second piece to be presented will be the Azimuth Opera’s gala concert “The Secret of Love,” which will be staged on the 1st of October.

The third piece will be the opera “Salome,” which will be performed on the 5th and 6th of next month.

The fourth piece will be Verdi’s “Rigoletto” performed on the 11th through the 13th.

Oct
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24th Busan International Film Festival @ Busan Cinema Center
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am – 11:45 pm
24th Busan International Film Festival @ Busan Cinema Center

○ Period: October 3-12, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Cinema Center, theaters in Haeundae area and other select venues

○ Website: http://www.biff.kr

Asian Film Market 2019 @ BEXCO
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Asian Film Market 2019 @ BEXCO

Established in 2006, Asian Film Market serves as a total film market covering all stages of film industry from pre-production to film sales.

○ Period: October 5 – October 8, 2019

○ Venue: BEXCO

○ Hours: 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

○ Website: http://www.asianfilmmarket.org

Asian Project Market 2019 @ BEXCO
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Asian Project Market 2019 @ BEXCO

Asian Project Market (APM) is a co-production platform that offers emerging filmmakers the opportunity to meet international leading film professionals.

○ Period: October 6 – October 8, 2019

○ Venue: BEXCO

○ For more info.: (051)709-2234

○ Website: http://apm.asianfilmmarket.org/structure/eng/default.asp

Fish Market – The exhibition where the ocean and the table connect @ Korea National Maritime Museum
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Fish Market - The exhibition where the ocean and the table connect @ Korea National Maritime Museum

2019 Special Exhibition of Korean National Maritime Museum

○ Period: July 9 – December 31, 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

○ For more info.: 051)309-1900

 

https://www.knmm.or.kr/Menu02_Exhibition/exhibition_02_view.aspx?str5=4&fld_seq=61

https://blog.naver.com/museum4you/221580659614

Sea Art Festival 2019 @ Dadaepo Beach
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Subject: Sea of Heartbreak

○ Period: September 28 – October 27, 2019

○ Venue: Dadaepo Beach

○ Hosted by: Busan Metropolitan City, Busan Biennale Organizing Committee

○ Supported by: Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism

○ Website: http://www.busanbiennale.org/kr/index.php?pCode=bada01

Special Exhibition of Provisional Capital Memorial Hall – Korean War and Busan @ Garden of Provisional Capital Memorial Hall
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Special Exhibition of Provisional Capital Memorial Hall - Korean War and Busan @ Garden of Provisional Capital Memorial Hall

○ Period: June 18 – December 22, 2019

○ Venue: Garden of Provisional Capital Memorial Hall

○ Opening Hours: 9am – 6pm (Closed on Mondays)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)231-6341

○ Website: http://museum.busan.go.kr/monument/mmboard/1378793 (Korean)

The Forgotten Other Seas, the Seas of North Korea @ Korea National Maritime Museum
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

○ Period: July 23 – October 13, 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

○ Hosted by: Korea National Maritime Museum

○ Supported by: Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries, Ministry of Unification, National Assembly Ocean Cultural Forum

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

○ For more info.: 051)309-1900

 

https://www.knmm.or.kr/Menu02_Exhibition/exhibition_02_view.aspx?str5=4&fld_seq=62 (Korean)

Unveiling the Underwater Treasures in Korea @ Busan Museum
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Unveiling the Underwater Treasures in Korea @ Busan Museum

○ Period: August 20 – October 6, 2019

Opening Ceremony: Monday, August 19, 2019, 3:00 p.m.

○ Venue: Busan Museum

○ Opening Hours:

Tue, Wed, Thu and Sun 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Fri, Sat 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Free admission

○ Hosted by: Busan Museum, National Research Institute of Maritime Cultural Heritage

Chroniclers, Outside of Time @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Chroniclers, Outside of Time @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

○ Period: September 11, 2019 – February 2, 2020

○ Venue: Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

○ Free admission

○ Hours of Operation:

Tuesday, Wednesday, Sunday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Friday, Saturday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Directions: Take local bus no. 168, 3, 520, 55, 58, 58-1, 58-2, or 221 and get off at the Museum of Contemporary Art Busan bus stop

○ For more info.: (051)220-7400

○ Website: http://www.busan.go.kr/moca_en/index

Artists

Sindae Kang, Garam Kim, Jaeoon Rho, Hwayeon Nam, Ho Tzu Nyen, Johann Lurf

Complete Technology @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

○ Period: August 15 – November 24, 2019

○ Venue: Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

○ Free admission

○ Hours of Operation:

Tuesday, Wednesday, Sunday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Friday, Saturday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Directions: Take local bus no. 168, 3, 520, 55, 58, 58-1, 58-2, or 221 and get off at the Museum of Contemporary Art Busan bus stop

○ For more info.: (051)220-7400

○ Website: http://www.busan.go.kr/moca_en/index

 

Artists: Eunhee Lee, Jeamin Cha, Julien Previeux, Lawrence Lek, Halil Altindere, Minha Park

Donated Artworks from Ha Jung-woong Collection: Henry Miller Period @ Busan Museum of Art
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Donated Artworks from Ha Jung-woong Collection: Henry Miller Period @ Busan Museum of Art

Donated Artworks from Ha Jung-woong Collection

Henry Miller: Watercolors and Prints

○ Period: May 31 – October 13, 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

http://art.busan.go.kr/eng/03_display/display01.jsp?amode=view&id=201905291523099842

Finnish aalto @ Busan Museum of Art
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Finnish aalto @ Busan Museum of Art

○ Period: July 12 – November 26, 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/03_display/display02.jsp?amode=view&id=201906241915446047

Finnish design and contemporary exhibiton

Gentil, Gentle: The Advent of a New Community @ Museum of Contemporary Art
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Gentil, Gentle: The Advent of a New Community @ Museum of Contemporary Art

○ Period: September 11, 2019 – February 2, 2020

○ Venue: Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

○ Free admission

○ Hours of Operation:

Tuesday, Wednesday, Sunday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Friday, Saturday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Directions: Take local bus no. 168, 3, 520, 55, 58, 58-1, 58-2, or 221 and get off at the Museum of Contemporary Art Busan bus stop

○ For more info.: (051)220-7400

○ Website: http://www.busan.go.kr/moca_en/index

 

Artists

Byungjun Kwon, Junguk Yang, Yungyu Kim

Hanbok Experience Hall @ BEXCO Auditorium
Oct 6 @ 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.

Lee Kun-Yong, Relay Life @ Busan Museum of Art
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Lee Kun-Yong, Relay Life @ Busan Museum of Art

○ Period: June 28 – October 13, 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/03_display/display02.jsp?amode=view&id=201906201150513201

Next Content Fair 2019 @ BEXCO
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Next Content Fair 2019 @ BEXCO

Period: October 4 – 6, 2019

○ Venue: BEXCO

○ Tickets: 7,000 won for adults, 3,000 won for children and youths (free admission with pre-registration)

○ Hosted by: Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism

○ Organized by: KOCCA(Korea Creative Content Agency), BEXCO

○ Sponsored by: Busan Metropolitan City

○ For more info.: (051)740-8601

○ Website: http://eng.nextcontentfair.com/main.php

 

Main Exhibition: VR, Game, Animation, Character, Video Content

One Giant Leap Celebration Exhibition: Moon Landing 50th Anniversary – Apollo 11 @ Busan National Science Museum
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
One Giant Leap Celebration Exhibition: Moon Landing 50th Anniversary – Apollo 11 @ Busan National Science Museum

○ Period: July 12 – October 27, 2019

○ Venue: Busan National Science Museum

○ Closed Mondays, January 1, Chuseok and Lunar New Year’s Day

○ Website: https://www.sciport.or.kr/eng/index.do

○ Address: 59, Dongbusangwangwang 6-ro, Gijang-eup, Gijang-gun, Busan

○ Directions:

Metro Line 2 Jangsan Station (Exit 5 or 7) → Transfer to Bus No. 185 → Get off at Busan National Science Museum Bus Stop

Donghae Line OSIRIA Station → Transfer to Bus No. 185 → Get off at Busan National Science Museum Bus Stop

 

https://www.sciport.or.kr/kor/CMS/Board/Board.do?mCode=MN044&mode=view&mgr_seq=3&board_seq=4174

Random International: Out of Control @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Random International: Out of Control @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

MoCA Busan Special Exhibition

○ Period: August 14, 2019 – January 27, 2020

○ Venue: Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

○ Tickets: 5,000 won for all

○ Hours of Operation:

Tuesday, Wednesday, Sunday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Friday, Saturday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Directions: Take local bus no. 168, 3, 520, 55, 58, 58-1, 58-2, or 221 and get off at the Museum of Contemporary Art Busan bus stop

○ For more info.: (051)220-7400

○ Website: http://www.busan.go.kr/moca_en/index

 

Artists: Random International (Hannes Koch & Florian Ortkrass)

Rain room, new media installations

Magic Show: Magic Circus @ East Busan Lotte Mall
Oct 6 @ 10:30 am – 6:00 pm
Magic Show: Magic Circus @ East Busan Lotte Mall

○ Period: Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday between April 12 and December 29, 2019

○ Show Times: Friday 10:30/11:50/14:00/15:30, Saturday and Sunday 13:10/14:30/15:50/17:10

○ Venue: East Busan Lotte Mall Exit 8 (across at the outdoor parking lot)

Directions: Walking distance from Donghae Line OSIRIA Station

○ Tickets: 10,000 won for adults, 12,000 won for children aged 15 years or less

○ For more info.: (051)626-7002

 

Magic Circus is a permanent magic performance event for the first time in Korea and is hosted and organized by the City of Busan and the Busan International Magic Festival Organizing Committee.

The magic show will take place every Friday, Saturday and Sunday between April 12 and December 29, 2019 at the East Busan Lotte Mall. It will be a magical family-oriented event enjoyable for both children and adults.

To promote the opening of the show, ticket prices will be discounted if you bring the magic show pamphlet to the ticket booth in April and May. There is a booth to purchase various magic tools and a trick art photo zone.

 

The 14th Busan International Magic Festival is scheduled to take place from June 25 to June 30 at the Busan Cinema Center and Gunam-ro, Haeundae.

(Website: https://www.hibimf.org/)

https://blog.naver.com/bimf7002 (Korean)

2nd Busan International Coffee Festival @ Song Sang-hyeon Square
Oct 6 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
2nd Busan International Coffee Festival @ Song Sang-hyeon Square

The second edition of the Busan Independent Coffee Festival will be held this Sunday at the sunken plaza at Song Sang-hyeon Square in Busanjin-gu.

Admission to the event is free which includes coffee, desserts, live music, books and other fun things available for purchase.

Coupons for coffee are available from ticket vendors on-site while other items available for sale can be purchased at individual booths.

The event takes place from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 

GICF9 @ Gorilla Brewing Company
Oct 6 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
GICF9 @ Gorilla Brewing Company

Summer has gone (…that was fast this year!) and we’re back with more unique foods, handicrafts, and activities for little ones. Plus Gorilla’s amazing selection of beers, of course! Come join us and help us collect donations for our local charities through WeHope.

2019 Busan Geumjeong Street Arts Festival @ PNU University Road
Oct 6 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
2019 Busan Geumjeong Street Arts Festival @ PNU University Road

Busan 2019 Geumjeong Street Art Festival, which creates unique street art of Busan University through Busan’s youthful spirit and experimental street art, will be held in Busan University Road (PNU) for three days from October 4th to 6th.

Let’s shine as Busan University Road as a member of the ‘2019 Busan Geumjeong Street Art Festival’, where various performances of high-quality street artists at home and abroad and Busan artists and citizens are working together!

La La La Festival @ Oncheoncheon stream
Oct 6 @ 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm
La La La Festival @ Oncheoncheon stream

The La La La Festival, the only festival themed around dessert goods in Korea, will open near Oncheoncheon stream under Pusan National University Station in Geumjeong-gu, from the 4th until the 6th.

41 companies, including coffee shop owners, bakery shop owners, and workshop operators will showcase various food products.

On the opening day, the first Korean to win the World Barista Championship, Jeon Ju-yeon, will participate in the barista event.

The festival runs from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. daily and admission is free.

KBL: KT vs. SK @ Sajik Olleh Victorium
Oct 6 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
KBL: KT vs. SK @ Sajik Olleh Victorium

KBL Basketball: KT Sonic Boom vs. SK Knights

Korean Traditional Performance ‘Uri Garak, Uri Madang’ @ Busan Citizens Park
Oct 6 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Korean Traditional Performance ‘Uri Garak, Uri Madang’ @ Busan Citizens Park

○ Period: Every Sunday from May 19 to October 20 at 3 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Dates: May 26, June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, July 7, September 1, 8, 22, 29, October 6, 13, 20

○ Venue: Busan Citizens Park

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: Busan Cultural Foundation (051-745-7253)

○ Website: https://blog.naver.com/busanuri/221539727441

 

Performances may be changed or cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances.

Yeongnam Dance Festival 2019 @ Busan National Gugak Center
Oct 6 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Yeongnam Dance Festival 2019 @ Busan National Gugak Center

○ Period: September 25 – October 26, 2019

○ Time: Tue. – Fri. 7:30PM, weekends and national holidays 5:00PM

No performance on Mondays

○ Venue: Busan National Gugak Center

Address: 2, Gugak-ro, Busanjin-gu, Busan

Directions: Metro Seomyeon or Buam or Bujeon Station → transfer to Bus no. 33, 63, or 83-1 towards Children’s Park → Get off at Baekjo Apartment Bus Stop

○ Tickets:

Yeonak-dang S-seat 20,000 won, A-seat 10,000 won

Yeji-dang 10,000 won for all

○ For more info.: (051)811-0114

○ Website: http://busan.gugak.go.kr

 

Opening Performance – Sep. 25, 7:30 p.m. at Yeonak-dang

http://busan.gugak.go.kr/portal/prfm/view.do?prfmSn=3090&prfmDtSn=1&mId=0101010000

100 Artists’ Yeongnam Dance

http://busan.gugak.go.kr/portal/prfm/view.do?prfmSn=3091&prfmDtSn=1&mId=0101010000

Closing Performance – Oct. 26

National Theatre Live: Frankenstein @ Busan Cultural Center
Oct 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
National Theatre Live: Frankenstein @ Busan Cultural Center

○ Date & Time: October 6, 2019, 2:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m.

○ Venue: Busan Cultural Center

○ Tickets: 20,000 won for all

○ Hosted by: Busan Cultural Center, Royal National Theatre

○ For more info.: (051)607-6000 (phone reservation)

○ Website: http://www.bscc.or.kr/01_perfor/?mcode=0401010200&mode=2&no=16542

The screening is offering early bird tickets (30 percent discount) from now until Sunday, August 31, 2019.

Director: Danny Boyle

Story by: Mary Shelley

What is National Theatre Live?

National Theatre Live is the National Theatre’s groundbreaking project to broadcast world-class theatre to cinemas in the UK and internationally.

Busan Opera Week @ Busan Cultural Center
Oct 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Busan Opera Week @ Busan Cultural Center

This year, Busan Opera Week will stage the Cultural Center’s first self-produced opera

“Rigoletto,” along with 3 other opera pieces that were selected through a contest.

The opening stage on the 30th will feature Busan Kammer Opera Group performing Rossini’s “The Barber of Seville” at 7:30 p.m.

The second piece to be presented will be the Azimuth Opera’s gala concert “The Secret of Love,” which will be staged on the 1st of October.

The third piece will be the opera “Salome,” which will be performed on the 5th and 6th of next month.

The fourth piece will be Verdi’s “Rigoletto” performed on the 11th through the 13th.

Oct
7
Mon
24th Busan International Film Festival @ Busan Cinema Center
Oct 7 @ 9:00 am – 11:45 pm
24th Busan International Film Festival @ Busan Cinema Center

○ Period: October 3-12, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Cinema Center, theaters in Haeundae area and other select venues

○ Website: http://www.biff.kr

Asian Film Market 2019 @ BEXCO
Oct 7 @ 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Asian Film Market 2019 @ BEXCO

Established in 2006, Asian Film Market serves as a total film market covering all stages of film industry from pre-production to film sales.

○ Period: October 5 – October 8, 2019

○ Venue: BEXCO

○ Hours: 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

○ Website: http://www.asianfilmmarket.org

Asian Project Market 2019 @ BEXCO
Oct 7 @ 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Asian Project Market 2019 @ BEXCO

Asian Project Market (APM) is a co-production platform that offers emerging filmmakers the opportunity to meet international leading film professionals.

○ Period: October 6 – October 8, 2019

○ Venue: BEXCO

○ For more info.: (051)709-2234

○ Website: http://apm.asianfilmmarket.org/structure/eng/default.asp

Sea Art Festival 2019 @ Dadaepo Beach
Oct 7 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Subject: Sea of Heartbreak

○ Period: September 28 – October 27, 2019

○ Venue: Dadaepo Beach

○ Hosted by: Busan Metropolitan City, Busan Biennale Organizing Committee

○ Supported by: Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism

○ Website: http://www.busanbiennale.org/kr/index.php?pCode=bada01

Gentil, Gentle: The Advent of a New Community @ Museum of Contemporary Art
Oct 7 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Gentil, Gentle: The Advent of a New Community @ Museum of Contemporary Art

○ Period: September 11, 2019 – February 2, 2020

○ Venue: Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

○ Free admission

○ Hours of Operation:

Tuesday, Wednesday, Sunday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Friday, Saturday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Directions: Take local bus no. 168, 3, 520, 55, 58, 58-1, 58-2, or 221 and get off at the Museum of Contemporary Art Busan bus stop

○ For more info.: (051)220-7400

○ Website: http://www.busan.go.kr/moca_en/index

 

Artists

Byungjun Kwon, Junguk Yang, Yungyu Kim

NFL Replays @ HQ Bar
Oct 7 @ 7:00 pm – 11:45 pm
NFL Replays @ HQ Bar

Watch NFL replays with dinner specials each week at HQ Bar in Gwangan.

Oct
8
Tue
24th Busan International Film Festival @ Busan Cinema Center
Oct 8 @ 9:00 am – 11:45 pm
24th Busan International Film Festival @ Busan Cinema Center

○ Period: October 3-12, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Cinema Center, theaters in Haeundae area and other select venues

○ Website: http://www.biff.kr