Organization & Activity
The museum hold exhibitions that try to understand and counteract to the art cultural phenomena in Busan and contemporary art phenomena in Korea and around the world. Planned exhibitions are also simultaneously held to expand understanding of Korean modern art. In addition, various types of visual art are accepted for exhibitions using cutting-edge media or art and culture exhibitions of other genres.
Artworks produced in different forms and all artworks produced using cutting-edge media are the subjects of study. Elements that link the past, present and the future are recognized through a wide variety of research and studies on artworks that change together with contemporary society.
The current situation of Busan art and Korean contemporary art are understood and the artworks of major artists are collected. There are also plans to collect artworks of a variety of different media in contemporary art and various visual artworks. The collected artworks are well managed and preserved.
International exchange business
Korean art and Busan art are made known to the world through sisterhood relationships and exchanges with overseas museums, and exhibitions are held to introduce foreign art in Busan. A wide variety of projects such as academic conferences, lecture and exchange of human resources are also pursued.
A systematic education program is developed and executed to raise the quality of life of citizens. Lectures related to different exhibitions, art and culture classes for the public, children's art classes, conversations with artists, docent education for volunteers and other diverse classes are held.
Not only art exhibitions, but also a variety of cultural services such as music and dance are provided to the audience, aimed at pursuing a space of comprehensive cultural enjoyment.
The many different books published by the museum are the result of exhibitions and artwork research. Academic journals and newsletters are also published to make the activities of the museum known.
A friendly museum at the eye level of children is operated to develop sensitivity and creativity in children. Exhibitions and education programs for children are developed and executed.