first_imgKorean Cultural Centre is up with their next show titled Secret Garden, a solo exhibition by Korean artist – Ahn Hyejo, that opens today. Secret Garden is a show that displays a garden located in the Changduk Palace of Joseon Dynasty well known Seoul’s attractions. This exhibition will showcase the character of Korean traditional garden culture. In this garden the artificial and natural beauties are harmonised with revealing relaxed, comfortable and Koreans’ esthetic emotions. The motive of Secret Garden is Korean traditional mask Tal reflecting Koreans’ sorrows and Korean traditional percussion quartet Samulnori. Also Read – ‘Playing Jojo was emotionally exhausting’Visual designer Ahn Hyejo will show tangible (intangible) Korean traditional inheritance which are reinterpreted by the tool of ‘design’. The art works regarding India national flower ‘lotus’ motives also are displayed and this is quite meaningful in the view of the relation between Korea and India.Besides these, Ahn Hyejo is showcasing the various experiences extending the scope of design and impression with connecting ceramics. These art works are expressed as like implicating mysterious land behind Secret Garden. Also Read – Leslie doing new comedy special with NetflixThe artist says, “I am living in India for 5 years. Many people have shown me much interesting regarding Korean culture and Korean life so it triggered me to design a graphic stories about Korean culture.”Some of Important Intangible Cultural Property show us common culture with India. Nong-Ak(Samulnori), Mask(Tal) dance express Koreans’ love for music and dance from the old historical times, like Indian peoples did and doing. Moreover Buddism and Lotus also have same important meaning in Korea and India as well.When: May 8 – June 5 Where: Exhibition Gallery, Korean Cultural CentreTiming: 10am – 5pmlast_img