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Korea and Germany: Museum Education Exchange

Korea and Germany: Museum Education Exchange

In 2014, ASEMUS’ Educational Exchange and Outreach Programme supports a project submitted by staff at the GRASSI Museum of Ethnography (Leipzig, Germany) and the National Folk Museum of Korea (Seoul). Sylvia Wackernagel and Eunmi Yi will each spend two weeks at each other’s museum.  Read More

Eunmi Yi

Eunmi Yi

Eunmi Yi is a curator at the National Folk Museum of Korea, an ASEMUS member. Her role involves communicating with museum visitors through diverse exhibitions and education programmes. She holds a PhD in education from Yonsei University, Seoul. In the context of her work at the National Folk Museum, Eunmi Yi has developed interesting and […]  Read More

ASEMUS: Challenges and Priorities in 2014

This video presents the views of some members of ASEMUS Executive Committee on the network, its value added and forthcoming priorities.  Read More

Buddhist Hanging Scroll from Heungguksa Temple | Korea

Buddhist Hanging Scroll from Heungguksa Temple | Korea

The National Museum of Korea presents a thematic exhibition entitled ‘Encounter with Amitāyus in Sukhāvatī, Buddhist Hanging Scroll at Hengguksa Temple’, which displays a large hanging scroll once used for Buddhist outdoor rituals. This display is part of the regular series of the Buddhist painting exhibition held in the National Museum of Korea. Since 2006, this is the eighth installment in the museum’s ongoing series of exhibitions of banner paintings used for Buddhist rituals.  Read More

International Science Fiction Festival, Korea

International Science Fiction Festival, Korea

The Gwacheon National Science Museum International Science Fiction Festival (GISF 2013) will be held on 24-29 September at the Gwacheon National Science Museum, Korea.  Read More

50 Years of Korean printmaking in Manila

50 Years of Korean printmaking in Manila

The exhibit introduces the history of Korean printmaking tradition and is part of the ongoing 2013 Korea Festival in ASEAN.  Read More

Korean museum history presented in Singapore

Korean museum history presented in Singapore

In this lecture, Dr Kim Youngna will present the history and current state of museums in Korea, and discuss how they are adapting for the future…  Read More

[Seoul Exhibition] Mongolian Archeological Excavation

[Seoul Exhibition] Mongolian Archeological Excavation

The “Xiongnu, Great Empire of the Steppes Exhibition” is the result of several years of excavation preformed by the National Museum of Korea.  Read More

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