Korean Pop Culture Magic At The Hallyu-Korean Wave Exhibit In KL!

The Ultimate K-Culture Extravaganza!

2023 Jul 01 - 2023 Sep 16

Hallyu Korean Exhibition Kuala Lumpur

Calling all K-culture enthusiasts! Get ready to dive into the vibrant world of Korean pop culture at the National Art Gallery’s latest exhibit, Hallyu Wave. From now until September 16, 2023, you can explore a mesmerizing collection of installations that celebrate the Korean Wave, or Hallyu, which has been sweeping through Malaysia for the past two decades.

Step into a wonderland of paintings, neon-lit displays, and sculptures that blend the talents of both local and Korean artists. With over 10 captivating installations to explore, you’ll find yourself surrounded by art that transcends boundaries.

As you wander through the exhibit, your eyes will be drawn to Mastermind: Flipped The Mind, an installation that hovers in mid-air like folded paper tiles. Prepare to be captivated as it illuminates in a dazzling array of neon pinks and blues, casting a spellbinding spectacle.

Venture further into the exhibit and discover Sandiwara Anak Korea, a fascinating fusion of popular films and dramas from Malaysia and South Korea. Marvel at the surreal sight of zombies from Train To Busan infiltrating a traditional kampung, while Ejen Ali and Squid Game characters hide within the iconic labyrinth staircase.

Don’t miss the interactive zones dedicated to K-pop, where you can immerse yourself in the world of your favorite Korean music. Into My Universe steals the show with its wall display adorned with posters of K-pop groups from different generations. Snap mirror selfies surrounded by the icons of your bias group and admire the bedroom decorated with albums and merchandise from New Jeans, TXT, NCT, ATEEZ, and more.

The Hallyu-Korean Wave exhibit is a feast for the senses, celebrating the captivating allure of Korean culture. Best of all, admission is free, making it an ideal destination for a fun-filled day off.

Why Little Steps Loves It:​

The event filled with mesmerizing installations, neon-lit displays, and a celebration of K-culture that will leave you spellbound!

Who It's Perfect For:

K-pop enthusiasts, art lovers, and anyone who wants to experience the vibrant energy of the Korean Wave in Malaysia.

What Else:​

A fusion of local and Korean artistry, interactive zones dedicated to K-pop, larger-than-life paintings featuring popular films and dramas, and a captivating showcase of the cultural connections between Malaysia and South Korea.

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