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Celebrating Freedom, Fashion, and Social Responsibility at Gallant Suits Launch

Posted on 25 October 2012

Freedom and Fashion, Gallant Suits and Coalition to Abolish Slavery & Trafficking (CAST) came together for Gallants Suits’ Launch Party to discuss the fight to end sex-trafficking and why we need to "wear our values." Read More

[Sept. 21] Kollaboration New York is Back!

Posted on 06 September 2012

It's back! Our friends at Kollaboration NY are putting together their 7th show on September 21 at the NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts. Read More

How to Gangnam Style with PSY and Michelle Park

Posted on 31 August 2012

As of today, PSY‘s “Gangnam Style” music video has surpassed over 80 million views on YouTube.  It’s fair to say, it’s still viral and the Gangnam Style party is continuing to spread.  We’ve seen a lot of parodies from all over the world, but here is a video from PSY and Michelle Park showing people how [...] Read More

New Reality Show ‘K-Town’ Premieres!

Posted on 12 July 2012

"K-Town" stars a group of young Korean Americans living in Koreatown, LA, and the drama that follows them. The inaugural episode introduces the cast members as well as some big news for one of the members, and of course, there's already tears and close-ups of dirty looks. Read More

The 6th Annual Korean American Film Festival New York (KAFFNY)

Posted on 05 June 2012

Marking its sixth run this year, KAFFNY promises a "bold" line-up this year with 9 features, 6 premieres, and over 20 short films. The film festival will be at the Anthology Film Archives this week from June 5-10. Read More

[May 4-June 16] Artist Hong Seon Jang’s Exhibition at David B. Smith Gallery

Posted on 10 May 2012

One artist whose work you may want to check out is now having an exhibition at the David B. Smith Gallery in Denver, Colorado. Read More

KAs@Work: Professional Skateboarder Daewon Song

Posted on 03 May 2012

Daewon Song is not only one of the most influential skateboarders of his time, he's also an entrepreneur with a growing skateboarding empire. As the co-founder of Almost Skateboards and Matix skatewear, Daewon, who has been a pro skater since age 16, proves that he has more tricks down his sleeve. Read More

Help fund Yoon Jung Lee’s new film, ‘Remember O Goddess’

Posted on 26 April 2012

Remember O Goddess is about a man who has completely lost his memory. With heavy noir influences, the short captures the running emotions of the main character as he struggles to regain his identity. Help fund this film by May 10. Read More