GFN Home


TEXT US TO #9870

Gwangju Folly to Operate Various Civil and Cultural Programs

광주폴리, 다채로운 시민 문화 프로그램 진행

Gwangju Folly to Operate Various Civil and Cultural Programs


Gwangju Biennale Foundation will operate various civil cultural programs from this month at the Gwangju Folly project sites, which offer unique urban artistic scenes across the city.

The Gwangju Folly is an urban artistic installation project hosted and carried out by the Gwangju Biennale Foundation that features the participation of worldwide artists. A total of 19 folly sites are in operation across Gwangju.

From 2 to 5 p.m. on every third Saturday of the month, various artistic programs, ranging from book art, woodcraft and water painting classes will be offered at the Gwangju River Reading Room by David Adjaye and Taiye Selasi.

The Gwangju Students’ Independence Movement Commemorative Center election poll, ‘The Vote’ by Rem Koolhaas and Ingo Niermann and Ai Wei Wei's ‘Cubic Meter Food Cart’ will be hosting various civil participation programs such as a photography contest and a music concert.

The ‘In-between Hotel’, by Seo Do-ho, will recruit citizens who would like to stay one night in the moveable hotel room. Reservations can be made on its webpage,



gfn news | TOTAL 18,445
gfn newsLIST
NO NEWS Lists DATE Reads
2885 TEXT U대회 메르스 방역 실전시스템 가동 Organizers for the Universiade Begin Preventive Test System on MERS The City of Gwangju and organizers for the 2015 Gwangju Summer Universiade will begin drills at preventing and quarantining MERS to p… 06-15 1863
2884 TEXT 나주 빛가람동 전입 인구, 8000명 돌파했다 Population of Bitgaram City in Naju Surpasses 8,000 Bitgaram in Naju County surpassed 8,000 population mark as of June 11th. The newly-established community is part of the Gwangju and Jeollanam… 06-15 1970
2883 TEXT 전남 자택격리자 26명, 음성 판정 받았다 26 Patients Isolated at Home Receive Test Results as ‘Negative’ A total of 26 people in Jeollanamdo that were isolated in their residences were tested negative for MERS infection while the rem… 06-15 1963
2882 TEXT 보건복지부 지정 국민안심병원, 광주전남 5곳 Health Ministry-designated Safe Hospitals for MERS in Gwangju and Jeollanamdo Released The Ministry of Health and Welfare released a list of designated safe hospitals that offer separate t… 06-15 1898
2881 TEXT 메르스 여파로 광주전남 혈액수급 비상 Blood Supply Emergency in Gwangju and Jeollanamdo Due to MERS Blood donations have dropped sharply due to the MERS outbreak as more than 2,000 local citizens canceled out in giving blood. School… 06-15 1976
2880 TEXT 광주와 대구, 전통 음악으로 하나가 된다 Gwangju and Daegu Korean Traditional Music Groups Hold Joint Show Gwangju and Daegu and the ‘Dalbit ( or Moonlight) Alliance' based in Daegu, willhold ajoint performance inKorean traditiona… 06-12 2088
2879 TEXT 국립아시아문화전당에서 관객 참여형 무료 연극이 펼쳐진다 Theater Performances to Be Held Free of Charge at National Asian Culture Complex Theater performancesfeaturing audience participation will be held free of charge at the N… 06-12 2547
2878 TEXT 원자력안전위원회, 한빛 2 호기 재가동 승인하다 The Council for Nuclear Safety to Approve Reactivation of Second Hanbit Nuclear Power Plant The Council for Nuclear Safety announced yesterday that it has approved the reactivation of the… 06-12 2384
2877 TEXT 광주지방보훈청, 6·25 참전유공자 추가로 발굴하다 Gwangju Regional Office of Patriots and Veterans Affairs Discovers Additional Veteransfor theJune 25th Project The Gwangju Regional Office of Patriots and Veterans Affairs revealed ye… 06-12 2164
2876 TEXT 코레일 광주본부, 광주하계U대회 성공적 개최 위해 지원한다 The Gwangju Korail Headquarters to Support Successful Hosting of Gwangju Summer Universiade The local Gwangju branch of Korail, the national railwaycorporationannounced ye… 06-12 2228
  • TEL : +82-62-460-0987
  • FAX : +82-62-461-0987
  • EMAIL :
    (ZIPCODE 61640)