East Asia Collection (Wason) / Korea

Korean Arts and Culture


The Korean Culture and Arts Foundation
Digital images of Korean artworks, digital music files of traditional Korean musical instruments plus links to the Korean Virtual Museum.

Artsnet 미술포탈 아츠넷

The Korean Art History Connection 한국미술사 서지 목록 검색
Korean Art History Connection; maintained by the professors and students in History Education, and Art History department, Hong-Ik University, Seoul, Korea.


Korean Film Biz Zone (KOBIZ)

Korean Movie Database (KMDb) 한국영화데이터베이스
Provides information about Korean movies from the 1910s to the present
Korean Film Archive 한국영상자료원

Korean Film Council 영화진흥위원회

Asian American International Film Festival

Books about Korean Cinema

Cultural Heritage

Korean National Heritage Online 국가문화유산포털

National Memory Heritage Service 국가기록유산
A database of written records of Korea in both paper and non-paper format. Old manuscripts, xylographic and moveable type books, royal/government/civilian documents, calligraphy, and personal correspondence can be viewed as digital images or texts.
The Center of Folklife Archive 민속아카이브
Image and photographs about Korean culture are organized by directories and searchable by keyword

Museums in Seoul

National Museums

Municipal Museums

Private Museums