The following events from June 4 to 10 can be found below!
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KCCUK, 7 Jun 2018 7:00 pm
Director: Kim Sung-je
Cast: Yoon Kye-sang, Yoo Hae-jin, Kim Ok-vin, Lee Gyoung-young, Jang Kwang
Cert 15, 127mins, 2015
In The Unfair, an all-star cast brings Son Aram’s courtroom novel to life in producer-turned-director Kim Sung-je’s debut directorial feature. The story echoes the events of the Yongsan Tragedy when residents protesting the redevelopment of a neighbourhood were forcibly evicted leading to several deaths, including that of a police officer.
‘Jheon Soocheon: Space of Contemplation’
The Korean Cultural Centre UK, 1-3 Strand, London, WC2N 5BW
(main entrance: Northumberland Avenue)
Dates: 7 June – 21 July 2018
Opening Reception: 6 June 2018, 6–8pm
The Korean Cultural Centre (KCCUK) is pleased to present the first solo exhibition in the UK of the internationally acclaimed artist Jheon Soocheon, renowned for his spectacular large-scale installations. Space of Contemplation provides a deep insight into Jheon’s experimental practice through new works that explore human emotions and desires in a social and historical context. The exhibition is programmed as part of the Korea/UK Season 2017–18.
For more information: http://london.korean-culture.org/en/22/board/1/read/90334
Korean Speech Contest 2018
Let’s Speak Korean
9th June 2018 – 14:30
Venue: Korean Cultural Centre UK
Participants: Anyone not of Korean descent, must be over 18.
Please also note that 1st prize winners from previous Korean Speech Contests cannot enter again, however, 2nd prize winners and runners-up from previous contests are welcome to apply again.
For more information: http://london.korean-culture.org/en/39/board/2/read/90276
BTS 5th Anniversary Picnic
9th June 2018, 12pm-5pm
Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens, Vauxhall Walk, Lambeth, London, SE11 5HL
“A fun afternoon of ARMYs getting to know each other and showing their appreciation for BTS. All ages welcome!”
For more information: @BANGTANUK