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Busan Biennale 2018

2018-09-08 (Sat) ~ 2018-11-11 (Sun)


비록 떨어져 있어도 
부산현대미술관, 구 한국은행 부산본점
Museum of Contemporary Art Busan, Former Bank of Korea in Busan 
Busan Biennale 2018
부산광역시, 부산비엔날레조직위원회, 문화체육관광부 


Busan Biennale 2018 will be held from September 8 to November 11 at Museum of Contemporary Art Busan and the former Bank of Korea in Busan, under the theme of "Divided We Stand." The 66 teams from 34 countries were selected. This edition of Busan Biennale will present an opportunity to reflect, ponder and communicate on the psychological trauma left by physical division, having a profound impact on human lives since the 20th century.


○ Period: September 8 - November 11, 2018

○ Venue: Museum of Contemporary Art Busan, The former Bank of Korea, Busan

   Opening Ceremony: Saturday, September 8, 2018, 4:00 p.m. at Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

 Admission: 12,000 won for adults, 6,000 won for youth, 4,000 won for children  

○ Hours: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. (Last admission is one hour before closing.) 

○ Theme: Divided We Stand

○ Artistic Director: Cristina Ricupero

○ Curator: Jörg Heiser

○ Hosted by: Busan Metropolitan City, Busan Biennale Organizing Committe

○ Supported by: Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism

○ Website: http://www.busanbiennale.org/eng/