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[Main Building] The 40th Anniversary of the Whanki Foundation - Whanki, From Modern To Contemporary

The Whanki Foundation is a nonprofit public foundation dedicated to researching and exhibiting the art world of KIM Whanki and encouraging and supporting artists who are active in Korea and abroad. Founder KIM HyangAn had started to foundation activities in Paris and New York shortly after KIM Whanki's death in 1974. In March 1979, she officially registered a non-profit Whanki Foundation, Inc., in New York, USA. She has enacted the Whanki Essay Awards and Prix Whanki in order to support artists who work in various art field. In November 1992, the Whanki Museum opened in Seoul to leave KIM Whanki's works as a permanent cultural heritage. The Whanki Museum has been continuing to realize the mission of establishing the Whanki Foundation by publishing catalogues and research papers to systematically organize the life and art world of KIM Whanki and a platform for artistic creation of artists.

Period : 2019-04-05 ~ 2019-07-07
Artists : About 150 pcs of KIM Whanki's works
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