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Title Manhwa - Korean Story & Painting 2012, The Colours of Korean Comics
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EXHIBITION

 

 

Manhwa - Korean Story & Painting 2012, The Colours of Korean Comics

The exhibition unveils a variety of interesting and unique paintings from famous Korean comics, cartoons and webcomics

Between Thursdays 1st - Wednesday 21st November the Korean Cultural Centre UK(KCCUK) in London will be hosting an exhibition to showcase selected works of Korean comic artists providing an insight into Korea's diverse history and culture. Among the works will be recognisable artists such as Min-Woo Hyung, creator of the international best-seller Priest, adapted into a Hollywood movie, respected pioneer Doo-Ho Lee and other modern Manhwa masters including Jung-Hyun Seok (The Ghost 2006), Jung-Taek Che (Mr.Kimchi 2012, awarded Korean Wave Animation Fund)and popular webcomic artist Jude Friday. The exhibition is a world tour of 47 original paintings by 19 celebrated Korean comic book artists.

 

1-21 November│Free admission

10am - 5pm on weekdays│11am - 5 pm on Saturdays│Closed on Sundays

Korean Cultural Centre UK│Grand Buildings, 1-3 Strand, London WC2N 5BW

 

 

EVENTS

 

Manhwa and British Comics NetWorkShop

 

An in-depth panel discussion with five acclaimed Korean Manhwa Creators and five British Comic Artists moderated by Comica’s Paul Gravett; to be followed by the signing event of five Korean artists with 100 free book copies to be handed to the audience.

Postcards of original artworks from prominent Korean illustrators will be sold for charity.

Sunday│4 November│2pm – 4pm│Free admission, booking via the Comica Festival site (www.comicafestival.com) here

Foyles Gallery, Third Floor│113-119 Charing Cross Road, London WC2H 02B

 

 

Manhwa Artist Live Drawing Performance

 

Watch celebrated Korean comic creators draw audience members and offer their autograph in a live drawing session.

Monday│5 November│3pm - 4 pm│Free admission

Korean Cultural Centre UK│Grand Buildings, 1-3 Strand, London WC2N 5BW 

Period November 01, 2012 ~ November 21, 2012