Korea Foundation Day
November 16, 2012
In celebration of the opening of the new Arts of Korea Gallery and complementary Buddhist paintings exhibition at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA), the Museum is hosting Korea Foundation Day on Friday, November 16, from 3 to 9:45 p.m. Activities include tours of the Arts of Korea Gallery in Korean and English, a talk by artist Kang Ik-Joong, and musical performances by the percussion group Gong Myoung. These programs are free with Museum admission and children 17 and younger are free. Also, the MFA’s Taste café will be featuring a variety of Korean dishes that day. Korea Foundation Day is sponsored by the Korea Foundation (www.kf.or.kr), which strives to broaden awareness and understanding of Korea and its people by enhancing goodwill and friendship throughout the global community. For additional information about the afternoon and evening event, please visit www.mfa.org/koreaday.