The Special Exhibition celebrating the ASEAN-Republic of Korea Commemorative Summit 2014, the ‘Origin of Beauty: Dramatic Nostalgia’ will be held from December 10, 2014 – February 1, 2015, at the Busan Museum of Art (2nd floor).
The Busan Museum of Art, Museum of Contemporary Art in Bangkok, Lao National Museum, Vietnam and Myanmar Art Association, National Museum of Cambodia, National Museum in Malaysia, Galeri Petronas, National Museum of Indonesia and Royal Regalia Museum in Brunei are all participating in the exhibit.
A total of 120 modern art works reinterpreting traditional culture, craft and design will be featured. The exhibit will create dramatic nostalgia by combining artifacts from the past with modern pieces.
The opening ceremony of the exhibit was held on December 10 and attended by 200 participants including directors and curators of the participating art museums from the 10 ASEAN member nations.
The exhibit opened to the public on December 12, 2014, at 1 p.m. Traditional and modern art of both Korea and the nations of ASEAN will be displayed together to promote cultural understanding.
Special Exhibition of ASEAN-Republic of Korea Commemorative Summit 2014
Origin of Beauty: Dramatic Nostalgia
○ Period: December 10, 2014 – February 1, 2015
○ Venue: Busan Museum of Art, 2F
○ Opening Hours: 10 a.m. ~ 8 p.m. (Closed on Mondays)
○ Free Admission
○ For more info.: 051)740-4229
○ Website: art.busan.go.kr/eng/index.jsp
Source: Busan City News
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