Celebration of the 10th anniversary of 2003 Convention.

When :

from Friday 9 August, 2013
to Friday 9 August, 2013

Type of event :

Специальное мероприятие

Where :

LATU, Montevideo, Av. Italia y Bolonia, 11500, Montevideo, Uruguay

Contact :


Celebration in Montevideo, in collaboration with the Embassy of the Republic of Korea and the National Commission for UNESCO Uruguay, the 10th anniversary of the 2003 Convention. The program provides an overview of the implementation of the Convention and representations concerning practices (local and Korean) inscribed on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage (Candombe, Tango, Ariran).
There will be a presentation of the rich intangible heritage of Korea and Uruguay in LATU Auditorium. They present two cultural expressions of both countries: Candombe and Tango in Uruguay and Daemokjang Gagok and Korean.

The event is part of the Week of Korea and the 10th anniversary of the UNESCO Convention for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage (2003). Starts at 16 hours and the closing will be a tango shows and Ariran (Korean expression).