The center of Korean paper art introduces a unique Federation with the direction of the Korean folk art, based on unique paper crafts.
The versatility of paper is difficult to overestimate. It finds application in almost all fields of human activity. Creativity is no exception. Paper – extraordinarily expressive and malleable material. It is possible to create a whole world. There are many types of paper art.
In Korea most known for the art of folding the paper sheet, under the Japanese name origami. However, this is only one of the lines among folk paper arts. Worldwide known examples of the use of decorative paper, mainly for religious and ritual purposes. Produced by manual labor paper was not previously so accessible and cheap material, as in our days. Worked with her mostly rich people and Ministers of religion. For example, it is known that in the European monasteries of the 18th century the technique was used bumgarten when decorating religious objects and the manufacture of medallions. Spinning on the tip of the bird’s feather paper with gilded edges, the medieval masters have reached such perfection that even upon close examination of filigree paper products looked like made of pure Continue reading
The Temple Of Gedong Engonga
The splendor of ancient temples, culture and hospitality of the locals, carefully preserved traditions combined with modern technology and new life style. Colorful markets, folk village, which recreates the everyday life of Koreans as it was a few centuries ago, a dynamic and Seoul, the shopping capital of East Asia.
There are a few good resorts for mountain skiing, for example, Yongpyong on the East coast or the Alpine ski resort near Seoraksan National Park. The ski season lasts from December to March. If you love to play Golf, you will approach South Korea. In the country there are approximately 60 sites. In South Korea, are also common activities in closed spaces, such as Billiards, bathing in the hot springs and classes in Taekwondo, a traditional martial art.
In Seoul you can visit the Royal palaces of the Joseon dynasty — today in their territory museums were opened. Located in the capital of Military history and national museums of Korea, as well as cultural complex Sejong — the largest in the country performing art center.
The ancient city of Gyeongju, the famous ancient temple of Bulguksa, which features the Emile Bell diameter more than two meters and a height of 3.78 m. a Masterpiece of Buddhist art is the granite temple Seokguram grotto with a magnificent statue of the Buddha. In Gyeongju Continue reading