2019 K-Lovers Festival - the 4th Edition was held from 1 to 2 November in Romanian American University(RAU), while over 400 Korean culture lovers visiting.
In the opening gala, the participants and winners of three events were awarded by the Embassy: 2019-2020 SNS Supporters, 2019 Webzine Contest and SHOW ME ROMANIA – 2019 Visual Contents Contests. Again, we appreciate all the heroes and heroines of public diplomacy of the Embassy of Republic Korea.
MacKan Art exhibition gathered the biggst attention of the visitors, with over 20 art pieces brought from Korea. The arts were fully admired by their genuine beauty and presented big surprise to the visitors with the fact that they are made out of barley stalks.
Followed by the exhibition and awards, the special artistic moment with Beautiful Mind Ensemble from Korea was held in Aula Magna, with its authentic fusion sound combined popular classic pieces and traditional Korean music style(Kukak). Romanian national anthem, which is played as encore, received the biggest applause by the audience.
On the second day of event, on 2 November, the six Korean culture workshop were held: Caligraphy, Samulnori(traditional perccusion music), Hanbok experience, K-POP choreography, Fan Dance and MacKan arts. All workshops were registered in advance, while the most popular workshop – MacKan arts’s registration finished only in first 5 minutes!
Taste of Korea, the promised tradition of K-Lovers, were held on both days. The long queue explains the popularity of Korean Food among Romanian K-Lovers.
The Embassy appreciate all the K-Lovers who participated in the event, and promise that will keep working on the cultural events which offer good opportunities for participation.
Please see the link below for more photos:
Day 2 (Hanbok Photo Booth)
Day 1 (source : CSRK Facebook)
Day 2 (source : CSRK Facebook)