Korean Culture Day: "The Humanity of Korean Ink" Lecture
-Title: Korean Culture Day "The Humanity of Korean Ink"
-Date: Wednesday, May 29, 2019, at 6:30 pm
-Speaker: Virginia Moon, Ph.D. (Assistant Curator of Korean Art, LACMA)
-Place: Korean Cultural Center, Los Angeles 3rd Fl. Ari Hall
- Online Reservation : www.kccla.org/english/programs_reservation.asp
- Present: Korean Cultural Center LA
- More Information: Tammy Cho, KCCLA at 323-936-3014
Writing is always personal; it can only be written by one person alone which makes it human.
The Korean Cultural Center Los Angeles proudly presents the special lecture < The Humanity of Korean Ink > which will take place on Wednesday, May 29th, 2019 at 6:30 pm. on the 3rd floor of the Korean Cultural Center ARI Hall, located at 5505 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90036.
At this talk, Dr. Virginia Moon will discuss the ways in which calligraphy in Korea, both hanja and hangeul, have been used throughout the centuries with differing intentions revealing the culture of the times and its people. This brief lecture will serve as a preview for the upcoming show on Korean calligraphy at LACMA, << Beyond Line: The Art of Korean Writing >>, opening in June 2019.
▶ Virginia Moon, PhD
Dr. Virginia Moon is currently the Assistant Curator of Korean Art. She received her BA in Art History from Yale University, her Master’s Degree in East Asian Studies from Harvard University, and her Ph.D. in art history from the University of Southern California.
The lecture is open to the public and will be held on Wednesday, May 29th, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. at the KCCLA 3rd floor ARI Hall. If you are interested in attending the event or for more information, please RSVP at www.kccla.org or call 323-936-3014.
*Every last Week of the month is < Korean Culture Day >
The events will vary from exhibitions, workshops, movies, taekwondo performances, and many other cultural events. This year, come enjoy Korean culture at the Korean Cultural Center Los Angeles every last Wednesday of the month.