by Tutu

Finally the day arrived when KUNSTHALLE GWANGJU kicked off on May 12th its pre-opening as part of 'The Flower of May' art exhibition. The opening ceremony was held at the Gwangju Museum of Art and afterwards a shuttle bus escorted the crowd to KUNSTHALLE GWANGJU that hosts art works from Baptist Coelho, Rainer Ganahl, Seungchan Kwon, Moonho Ma and Caecilia Tripp.

The exhibition is going to be held until 13th of June and the opening hours of KUNSTHALLE GWANGJU are 10:00 a.m - 18:00. Details and directions can be found on

Find out further details on the participating artist (Ai Wei Wei, Leenam Lee, Alfredo Jaar and many others) at the Gwangju Museum of Art website.


Mr Lee from the Ministry of Culture, Sport & Tourism, Tom and Anton opened the new venue with a toast.

Installation by Seungchan Kwon

Matthew Schreiber's laser installation in an old and empty basement close by KUNSTHALLE