Art Sonje Center presents Dutch artist Aernout Mik’s solo exhibition, Aernout Mik: Parallelities, from August 29 to November 29, 2015. The exhibition will display four separate video installations that focus on boundaries created from the differences between nations, people, and ideologies, as well as the socio-psychological phenomena occurring around them.
The Kingdom of the Netherlands has a longstanding commitment to the UN. We strongly believe in our partnership for peace, justice and development with the UN and its Member States. We work with our partners towards a better common future. By seeking election to the UN Security Council for the 2017-2018 period, we aim to make an even bigger contribution to building a more secure, just and prosperous world.
The 'Good Game Show 2015' will take place in Goyang Kintex, Korea from May 29-31, 2015 The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands will participate in the show with 5 attractive serious games developed by Dutch companies.
On 20 May 2015, KIAT and RVO launched the Promotional Call for joint R&D projects within the Eurostars programme. The launching document was signed by Mr.Sangkeun Lee, National Program Coordinator at KIAT and Mr. Mike Timmermans, National Program Coordinator at RVO. It was witnesed by Mr. Lody Embrechts, (Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to Korea), Mr. Jae-Hoon Chung, (President of KIAT), Pedro Nunes (Eureka President) and General Manager Michel Vandermaete (Eurostars Project Director at the Eureka Secretariat).
Peter Klimo will be playing with SAC Festival Orchestra conducted by Dae-Jin Kim (Saint-Saëns – Concerto Nr. 4) at Seoul Arts Centre on June 20th, 2015.
The Festival Academy is an initiative of the European Festivals Association (EFA) offering unique, intense and rigorous training programmes on festival management to young, dynamic and passionate festival makers worldwide. The Festival Academy has grown out of the success of the Atelier for Young Festival Managers which developed through eight exceptional editions since 2006.
Atelier Remy & Veenhuizen is going to participate in the 1st DAW (Design Art Work) Fair. The DAW (Design Art Work) Fair is one of the renowned international cultural events in Seoul in 2015.
On 12-15 May 2015, the Seoul Food 2015 will take place in Goyang KINTEX. The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands will participate with 7 food brands from the Netherlands and organize a Holland Pavilion during the exhibition.
It should become attractive for private financers to invest in efforts to tackle the world’s water issues. This was said by Dutch Minister Schultz van Haegen of Infrastructure and the Environment at the 7th World Water Forum in Gyeongju, Korea. ‘Whatever plans we make to build a water secure world, there will be no result without money. Financing is the key issue in all our discussions.’
From 9 to 14 April, Minister Schultz van Haegen of Infrastructure and the Environment will visit Korea. As Vice-Chair, she will be attending the meeting of the United Nations High Level Experts and Leaders Panel on Water and Disasters (HELP). The Minister will also address the 7th World Water Forum and conduct bilateral talks with government representatives from various countries, including Myanmar, Korea and Indonesia.