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  • Actor James Kyson
  • Actor Jin Goo
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  • Monsta X's Monsta Success
  • No Min Woo: An ICON
  • Classical Pianist Yoonie Han
  • The Soul of K.Will
  • KCON 2016 LA
  • Linkin Park’s Joe Hahn
  • How to make Samgyetang
  • U.N. Ambassador Oh Joon
  • 24 Hours in Taean-gun
  • Photographer Bohnchang Koo
  • Trick Eye Museum
  • Artist Yun-Woo Choi
  • Singer YooSeung-Woo
  • US Ambassador Mark Lippert
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  • Dancer Ben Chung

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NCSoft K-Pop Fanapp, Universe, is Reaching its Promised Potential with New Improvements

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K-Dramas That Have Written History

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The Classic Korean Summer Dishes

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The Origins of Kisaeng

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Author Chung Serang

The Youngest Korean Author to Have Her Novels Translated to Japanese Serang Chung debuted as a writer in 2010 at the age of 26, with her fi...

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Monsta X Enjoying Monsta Success

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NO MIN WOO

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Ballerina Hyo Jung Kang

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Artist Yun-Woo Choi

Defying Boundaries through Massive Magazine and Newspaper Sculptures Yun-Woo Choi received a BFA and an MFA in sculpture from Hong-Ik Uni...

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Photographer Bohnchang Koo

Businessman-turned-photographer communicates with his subjects through still-life photography, placing emphasis on sensibility Korean-born ...

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Actor Jin Goo

  Having won the award for Best Supporting Actor at the Grand Bell Awards and Blue Dragon Film Awards in 2009 for his part in Bong Joon-Ho'...

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The Soul of K.Will

The Voice That Brings Tears Kim Hyung-Soo, also known as K.Will, is a South Korean ballad singer and Radio DJ on 107.7 SBS Power FM. He mad...

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YooSeung-Woo

Singing His Heart Out: The Story of a Young Artist YooSeung-Woo is a 19-year-old singer, song-writer and guitarist from Seoul. He has atten...

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Drinking Survival Rules in Korea

  The basic game plan for any night out among Koreans is to last five rounds which cover five different locations. These rounds often inclu...

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Role of Friendship Networks

  Friendships are obviously important in all societies for business as well as for social reasons, but few people go as far as Koreans in t...

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U.S. Ambassador Mark Lippert

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Marvel Concept Artist Andy Park

Bringing Comics to the Big Screen After debuting in the 90’s with his artwork in the best-selling comic book series: Tomb Raider, Excalibur...

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KANG.D of D.GNAK

Fashion Designer turns Imprecision into Perfection D.GNAK, a Korean-born fashion designer trained in New York, believes truly outstanding...

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Saving Face in Korea

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FOOD

What to Eat

The popularity of Korean food is spreading globally as it appeals to a wide range of tastes and offers diversity in its styles of cuisine. A...

FASHION

Seung Gun Park’s pushBUTTON

Fashion is not just about clothes Creative director of pushBUTTON, Seung Gun Park, introduced the brand in 2003 as a young up-and-coming ...

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Sumi Jo Singing with Seoul

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Indie Group Thornapple

An Indie Group With a Unique Image Thornapple is an indie band from Seoul that began in 2009. Their first album was an overnight success th...

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Jabbawockeez to Kinjaz: Ben Chung

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West Seoul Lake Park

  After being closed to the public for 50 years, the West Seoul Lake Park, or Seoseoul Lake Park (서서울호수공원), reopened in October of 2009.In ...

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24 Hours in Taean-gun

  Sometimes the hustle and bustle, noise and chaotic surroundings of Seoul can become a bit too much to handle, and a quick getaway becomes...

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Chef Ryu's Hybrid Cuisine in Seoul

A Ryunique Dining Experience Fusing Japanese and French Cuisine With Korean Ingredients Since its opening in 2011, the Seoul restaurant Ryu...

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Samngyetang

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ENTERTAINMENT

Henry Cho

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Royal Cuisine Chef Bok-Ryeo Han

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Chef Judy Joo

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Chef Akira Back

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LA: The Birthplace of the Nuevo Taco

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Hines Ward

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Classical Pianist Yoonie Han

An endless cycle of practicing, networking, traveling, and concertizing. Not many classical musicians can debut at the age of 13 with an or...

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Margaret Cho

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Ajumama’s Laura Lee

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LIE SANG BONG

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Pop Opera Diva Rose Jang

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Actor James Kyson

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Chef Corey Lee

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Let's Eat Feet

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Gyeongju - Cycling through history

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Yangnyeongsi Herbal Medicine Mkt

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How to Make Galbi

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How to make Bibimbap

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