Exhibit explores the opulence of Joseon wedding gowns
Pure white is the color that brides-to-be across the globe most often pick out for their bridal gowns. But back in 19th century Korea, brides preferred daehong, the deepest red available at the time, produced by dying fabric more than 10 times in ...
RM donates to princess's robe restoration
The foundation said Wednesday that this valuable woman’s wedding robe was able to be restored thanks to a generous donation made by K-pop sensation BTS’s leader RM.
Lee Young-ae donates $37,600 to Syngman Rhee memorial association
Lee made the donation to the Memorial Association for Founding President Syngman Rhee and sent a letter to the organization, it said in a press release.
Samsung family donates stone statues for Gwanghwamun Gate restoration project
The family of late Samsung Chairman Lee Kun-hee donated to the country two pieces of the stone statue depicting an auspicious animal called seosu, which used to decorate the woldae in front of the Gwanghwamun Gate of Gyeongbok Palace.
ATBO to donate part of proceeds to forestry organization
Boy band ATBO will donate a part of its profit from its latest album to the Korea Green Ranger, the boy band’s agency IST Entertainment said Monday.
Song Hye-kyo donates copies of independence movement guidebook
Actor Song Hye-kyo, alongside Sungshin Women’s University professor Seo Kyoung-Duk, donated 10,000 copies of guidebooks on the Korean independence movement in time for the 78th Liberation Day.
Celebrities donate to those affected by recent heavy rainfall
Korean celebrities are pitching in to help those affected by the recent heavy rainfall across the nation. Singer Lim Young-woong and his agency Mulgogi Music donated a total of 200 million won ($158,000) to the Community Chest of ...
Son Suk-ku's fans make donation to cancer foundation
Fans of actor Son Suk-ku made a donation of 2.47 million won ($1,940) to the Korea Pediatric Cancer Foundation. The Korea Pediatric Cancer Foundation announced Monday that “fans of Son have donated 2.47 million won for patients who have pediatric...
Gong Yoo's fans make donation to childhood cancer foundation to celebrate actor's birthday
Fans of actor Gong Yoo donated 9 million won ($6,899) to the Korea Childhood Leukemia Foundation on Monday to celebrate the actor's birthday. The donation was made in the name of the actor's official fan club, YOO & I, to help children fight ...
IU donates 250 million won to organizations in need to mark her birthday
Singer-songwriter IU donated 250 million won ($187,000) to organizations in need, in celebration of her birthday, her agency EDAM Entertainment announced Tuesday. “The things I’ve learned from Uaena, the things I felt ...