Details of Nine Dragon Heads 2004.


Period : 1st ~ 15th. April

Venue : Cheong Ju Art Center

Daecheong-lake & Culture Park.



1. Indoor Exhibition

Venue :  Cheong-Ju City Art Centre Exhibition Hall

Set-up period    :  1st ~ 3rd. April  

Exhibition Period :  3rd~ 5th. April

Opening Reception  :   3rd. April  15:00~    




-  the theme of works is open


-  The exhibition is for all artists who are participating

in  Nine Dragon Heads 2004.


Art Works

-  Installation, Sculpture, Mixed Media, Drawing.

-  artists responsible for bringing suitable work and setting up their own work between  1st ~ 3rd . April.


-  Also you can make an art work or installation directly in the exhibition hall during this period.

   If you would like to work that way, please send your concept by @ mail  beforehand.


Circumstance of Exhibition Hall

-  Cheong-Ju Art Centre Exhibition Hall is mixed modern building

The Exhibition will  use 3 different Halls.

Hall 1 and  Hall 2  are  each 18m x 20m x 3m H

Hall 3  is  20m x 25m x 5m H



2.Outdoor Installation

Venue :  Dae Cheong- Lake

Set-up period    :  1st ~ 5th. April  

Exhibition Period :  5th ~15h. April  

Open Reception  :  5th . April  15:00~



-  the theme of works is Beautiful Garbage



The installation is opened to anybody invited to the Nine Dragon Heads 2004 who wishes to participate.


Art Works

- Nature Art and Environment Art are most suitable for this event. Artists responsible for their own installation.

  Set up  between 1st.~ 5th . April. -  Artists can  choose the working area  freely.



-  Natural Materials must be used, for example Soil, Wood, Branches, Stones, Grass, Bamboo, leaf…etc.

If you feel you need chemical materials for your concept please discuss whether this will be acceptable  before you begin your work



-  Please bring your own tools, simple hardware can be purchased easily and cheaply.


Circumstance of Dae Cheong-Lake

-  Beautiful Nature as water, pine trees, grasses, small hill, sports ground. It will be Springtime and coming into Cherry bloom and wild flowers.

    Temperatures range  between 15~20c (daytime) to 8~12 (Night)

3. Performance Art

Performance are will be divided 2-Phases as below


1st Phase ( Indoor )  :  Cheong Ju Art Centre Exhibition Hall

                                        3rd, April. 15:00 ~

2nd Phase ( Outdoor ) :  Dae Cheong-Lake

                                        5th, April. 15:00~



-  the theme of works is open


-  artists who were invited for Performance Art and who wish to participate



–   Indoor Performance will use Exhibition Hall 3, the artwork will not be moved, so activity space will be between art works.

–   Outdoor Performance will be at Dae Cheong-lake.

Free choose within installation works area.


Available Equipment

-  Indoor  :  Audio & Sound, Beam-Projector, Light ….etc.

-  Outdoor :  Not


4. Symposium - Lecture & Artist Talk

Venue      :  9dragons Office

Date/Time  :  1st~ 4th April  21:00~



-  Symposium will be open to anybody who wishes to introduce their practice by Web-site, Video & Slide, Books, Catalogue with free talk.


Available Equipment

Internet, Video Beam-Projector, Slide projector…etc.


Neo-Nomadic Party & Culture Survey

Neo-Nomadic Party is one of the concept of Nine Dragon Heads.

Each Artist brings Wine, Liqueur, Cheese etc. that is a speciality from their country and we will have party after Nine Dragon Heads 2004


Culture Survey will be held 6th~7th (2days)

Survey for participating Artists from other countries who will gain

understanding of Korean identity from Cultural Aesthetics.

The survey will visit the Temple, Museum, old market….etc.



Catalogue  :  Will be printed  on  5th April ( Black&white ). Each artist put into 2 pages.

Poster     :   Will be print on 28th, Feb ( Colour )

Art Magazine & Press News


Pick-up to Arrival & Departure

Arrival on  31st . March .  

Will be picked up by BUS (by 9dragons )

Others times are individual

Departure  8th.  April.   

          Will be transported to airport by BUS (by 9dragons )

Others time are individual


Accommodation & Foods

Breakfast : Lodging House ( Western Style )

Lunch&Dinner : Restaurant ( Asian Style )



Further information can be obtained by Tel. & Fax

Tel.: 00 82 11 437 4521  Fax : 00 82 42 537 4521   /