Sunday, February 15, 2009

Photography Exhibition-Yann Arthus Bertrand - 'Korea from Above' from Feb 19 - March 10

The environmental photo exhibition of Korea: "Korea from Above - Whispers with Wetlands" will be held from Feb 19 to March 10 at Gallery Nuri, Korea Foundation Cultural Center. The world famous aerial photographer, Yann Arthus-Bertrand's aerial shots of the Korean Peninsula, taken from Dokdo to Marado, and from DMZ to Sungnyemun, will be jointly held with "Four Seasons of Korean Swampy Lands," photographs by Serene Cho, an officially invited photographer of the 2008 Ramsar Convention. For more information, contact the Korean Committee on "Korea from Above" at (02) 322-8696 or KFCC at (02) 3789-5600.

You can also see many of Bertrand's photos online at the artist's website at
+ Admission: free
+ Opening times: daily 10 am - 6pm (closed Sundays)
+ Address: 1st floor, Joongang Ilbo Building, Sunhwa-dong, Junggu, Seoul.
+ Information: (02) 3789-5600
+ Email:
+ Web Site:
+ How to Get There:
By subway: Line 1 & 2, City Hall Station, Exit 9. Walk straight ahead for three minutes, until you reach the Joongang Ilbo (newspaper) Building on your left.
For bus information please call the free Tourist Information service on 1330.

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