Namsangol Hanok Village ‘Gugu Sorando’ Exhibition
Namsangol Hanok Village is a treasure house of 600 cultural articles that represent public life in old Seoul and social culture, and continuously preserves the social aspects of the modern age. The ‘Gugu Sohando’ of scholars from the past who had the taste of the arts even in the long winters was actualized in the outdoor <Gugu Sorando> exhibition.
Old scholars painted the ‘Gugu Sohando,’ 81 Japanese apricots in 81 days starting on the winter solstice, as they awaited spring. They believed that it became warm every nine days starting on the day of the winter solstice and that spring came on the 81st day after a span of nine days had passed nine times. This ‘Gugu Sorando’ exhibition signifies the waiting of spring with the works by artists of different fields in one space, and the four artists Hwang Na-kyung, Nam Mu-hyun, Son Jung-min and Cosmos Wholesale participated in this exhibition.
Namsangol Hanok Village will offer other experiences of traditional culture in its tranquil hanok such as rice cake making, arrow making, tea ceremony experience, natural dyeing experience, and traditional winter-welcoming experiences from December 4, 2018 to February 14, 2019.
Vicinity of Namsangol Hanok Village (Chungmuro Station, Exits 3&4)
December 22, 2018 – March 22, 2019