W1.3 bil. Kim Whan-ki artwork to enrich museum’s collection
국립현대미술관이 김환기 작품을 13억원에 낙찰받았습니다

Despite its status as the flagship art museum of Korea, the National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Korea (MMCA), is relatively scanty in its collection, with only about 8,000 pieces.The museum is working to expand its collection in quantity and quality and 932 new art pieces have been added to the collection over the last four years, including Kim Whan-ki’s blue abstract painting “Dawn #3” for 1.3 billion won ($1.16 million) which became MMCA’s most expensive possession ever.

13일 개막한 신소장품전에는 국립현대미술관이 18년만에 처음으로 최고가로 구입한 김환기의 1965년작 ‘새벽 #3’이 걸려 주목받고 있는데요, 국립현대미술관 박미화학예연구관은 “경매사에서 김환기 작품을 13억원에 낙찰받았다”며 “2016년 작품 구입 예산이 53억으로 늘어난 덕분이었다”고 말했습니다. 특히 국내 미술품 경매시장최고가 작가인 김환기의 작품을 경매장이 아닌 미술관에서 공개됐다는 점에서 화제가 되고 있습니다.

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New TV drama,“The Liar and His Lover” was on air on Monday.
새 드라마 “그녀는 거짓말을 너무 사랑해”는 첫 방영되었습니다.

At the start of spring, tvN will launch a new romance drama to make viewers heart flutter. “The Liar and His Lover,” a same name Japanese manga-based drama, will feature the love story about a depressed genius music composer Kang Han-kyul, played by Lee Hyun-woo, who had been living hiding his identity meets a high school student Yoon So-rim, played by Red Velvet’s Joy. “I wish viewers who would begin watching it with a little excitement end up realizing that they keep love in their hearts, too,” said director Kim Jin-man. ” “The Liar and His Lover ” premiered at 11 p.m., Monday.

동명의 일본 만화를 원작으로 하고 있는 이 드라마는 정체를 숨긴 천재 작곡가 ‘강한결’과 그에게 첫 눈에 반한 비타민 보이스 여고생 ‘윤소림’의 순정  청량로맨스를그린 음악 로맨스입니다. 이현우가 천재 작곡가 강한결 역을 맡았으며, 조이가 여고생 밴드 ‘머시앤코’의 보컬 윤소림 역 을 맡았습니다. “그녀는 거짓말을 너무 사랑해”는 매주 월요일 화요일 밤11시에tvN에서 방송됩니다. http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/

 

 

BTS sold 44,000 concert tickets in South America
방탄소년단이 4만4000티켓 판매기록을 세우며 남미 투어를 성공적으로 마무리했습니다.

South Korean boy band BTS, also known as Bangtan Boys, has wrapped up the South American leg of its world tour with success, selling more than 40,000 tickets in the region. According to Big Hit Entertainment, which represents BTS, the team finished “2017 BTS LIVE TRILOGY EPISODE III THE WINGS TOUR” after performing in front of a combined audience of about 44,000 during its live shows in Santiago, Chile, and in San Paulo, Brazil, on March 11-12 and March 19-20, respectively. The seven-member team, one of K-pop’s biggest male groups to date along with EXO, thanked its overseas fans for their ardent support.

7인조 보이 그룹 방탄소년단은 지난 11일과 12일 칠레 산티아고에서 19일과 20일, 브라질 상파울루에서 ‘2017 방탄소년단 라이브 트릴로지 에피소드 3 윙스 투어’를 열고 4만 4000여 명의 남미 팬들을 만났습니다. 칠레와 브라질의 공항 모두방탄소년단을 마중하러 나온 수백명의 팬들로 일대가 마비되며 인산인해를 이뤘으며 특히 칠레 TV 방송뉴스(CHV)는 방탄소년단의 입국 장면을 생중계하는 등 대서특필하기도 했습니다.

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Minnesota Twins  Byung Ho Park  hits a homerun during spring training at Florida on Monday
미네소타 트윈스박병호가 시범경기 4호 홈런을 터뜨렸습니다.

Park’s fourth homer of the spring, which comfortably soared over the left-center-field wall, came on Liriano’s 0-1 offering after Max Kepler led off the fifth inning with a single at Florida Auto Exchange Stadium. First baseman ByungHo Park hit a towering two-run homer, abruptly ending the scoreless spring of left-hander Francisco Liriano and leading the Twins to an 8-2 victory against the Blue Jays from Toronto.

박병호는 어제 미국 플로리다주 플로리다 오토 익스체인지 스타디움에서 열린 2017메이저리그(MLB) 시범경기 토론토 블루제이스와의 경기에 1루수 겸 7번타자로 출전해 5회초 결승 홈런을 쏘아올렸습니다. 박병호는 0-0으로 맞선 5회 무사 1루에서 토론토 좌완선발 프란시스코 리라아노를 상대로 중월 투런포를 날렸습니다. 한편 미네소타는 5회 박병호의 2점홈런을 시작으로 8회까지 8점을 몰아치는 등 공격력이 폭발하면서 8-2로 승리했습니다.

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