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Figurine-maker hopes for a miniatures resurgence
Figurine-maker hopes for a miniatures resurgence

LOS ANGELES Susan Renaker Nikas still remembers the duck that saved her parents ceramics business nearly 70 years ago. The tiny bird was white and …

Bowing photography exhibition looks at mechanics of tradition
Bowing photography exhibition looks at mechanics of tradition

Westerners face a lot of unfamiliar forms of etiquette when they come to Korea, but the most familiar, and perhaps the hardest to get used to, is the subject …

쁌idsummer Night셲 Dream gets feminine, physical take
쁌idsummer Night셲 Dream gets feminine, physical take

Summer is slowly slipping across the city, and the Seoul Shakespeare Company셲 sultry take on 쏛 Midsummer Night셲 Dream is ready to usher her in. In …

Nanny estate? Expat starts cheese-making goat farm
Nanny estate? Expat starts cheese-making goat farm

With a surging interest in artisan food, a desire for the simple life and a common hankering for hard-to-get foods from home, a few expats here might daydream …

A rare look at North Korean architecture
A rare look at North Korean architecture

In Pyongyang, there are none of the narrow alleys that are commonly found in old cities. Instead, streets are up to 50 meters wide, lined with buildings with …

Once ignored, iron Buddha gets new status
Once ignored, iron Buddha gets new status

The National Museum of Korea셲 revamped Unified Silla section, which opens to the public Tuesday, displays an undisputed new star: a larger-than-life Buddha …

Gyeongju museum chief puts tomb relics in the limelight
Gyeongju museum chief puts tomb relics in the limelight

GYEONGJU, North Gyeongsang Province Yi Young-hoon, director of Gyeongju National Museum, is one of the few who breathe fresh air into the otherwise dull …

Museum셲 unsung heroes
Museum셲 unsung heroes

GYEONGJU, North Gyeongsang Province Looking through a microscope, a researcher in a blue gown is poised to tackle a thumb-size, heavily corroded metal …

[Weekender] What a difference a draught master can make
[Weekender] What a difference a draught master can make

When it comes to a glass of a cold one, Franck Evers finds the same problems everywhere around the world. 쏷emperature, dirty glassware, too much or too …

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Pop music Seoul Jazz Festival 2014: Every year the annual two-day Seoul Jazz Festival features a wide variety of musical acts, from legendary jazz musicians to …

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