Bus Conductor | North Korea Linocuts

May 2021 Bus Conductor Linocut by Hwang In Jae Bus […]

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The Yanggakdo International Cinema

May 2021 The Yanggakdo International Cinema The Yanggakdo International Cinema, […]

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Wonsan Art Gallery

May 2021 Wonsan Art Gallery Wonsan Art Gallery provides an […]

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The White Tiger (Paekho) Art Studio

May 2021 The White Tiger (Paekho) art studio The White […]

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The Sinuiju Art Gallery | North Korean Art

May 2021 The Sinuiju Art Gallery Sinuiju lies on the […]

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The Pyongyang International Film Festival (PIFF) | North Korean Film

May 2021 The Pyongyang International Film Festival (PIFF) PIFF is […]

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The North Korean Film Studio | North Korean Film

May 2021 The North Korean Film Studio The film studio […]

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The Korean Central Art Museum | North Korea Art

May 2021 The Korean Central Art Museum The Korean Central […]

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Train Controller | North Korea Linocuts

May 2020 Train Controller Linocut by Hwang In Jae Train […]

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The Arrow Hits Home: Five Self-Reflective North Korean Cartoons from the 1950s

April 2021 The Arrow Hits Home: Five Self-Reflective North Korean […]

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Port at Night

 | North Korea Linocuts

February 2021 THE LINOCUT - Port at Night
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The Ubiquitous Accordion | North Korea Culture

June 2014 The Ubiquitous Accordion Accordions were introduced into North […]

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Top 5 North Korean Films | North Korea Film

February 2021 Top 5 North Korean Films Picking the top […]

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Squirrel and Hedgehog | North Korea Film

February 2021 Squirrel and Hedgehog Squirrel and Hedgehog is a […]

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Fisherman
 | North Korea Linocuts

February 2021 THE LINOCUT - Fisherman Limited edition linocut by […]

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Worker at a port | North Korea Linocuts

February 2021 THE LINOCUT - Worker at a Port Limited […]

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PYONGYANG EXPOSED- PART 3 Making it Different | North Korea Publication

By Nicholas Bonner PYONGYANG EXPOSED- the first and rarest photographic […]

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PYONGYANG EXPOSED- PART 2 The Project | North Korea Publication

By Nicholas Bonner PYONGYANG EXPOSED- the first and rarest photographic […]

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Thermal Power Station | North Korea Culture

January 2020 Thermal Power Station A 1998 (Juche 87) ink […]

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Traffic Policewoman (Summer) | North Korea Linocuts

February 2021 Traffic Policewoman (Summer) Linocut by Hwang In Jae […]

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Traffic Policewoman | North Korea Linocuts

February 2021 Traffic Policewoman (Winter) Linocut by Hwang In Jae […]

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Space Scene | North Korea Linocuts

February 2021 Space Scene The brief we gave Kim Kwang […]

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PYONGYANG EXPOSED- part 1 | North Korea Publications

By Nicholas Bonner PYONGYANG EXPOSED- the first and rarest photographic […]

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North Korean Film Studio in Pictures | | North Korea Film

The North Korean Film Studio The North Korean Film Studio […]

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An Art Form: North Korea Mass Games (2021) | North Korea Art

North Korea Mass Games The North Korea Mass Games; the […]

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North Korea Does YouTube? | Echo of Truth

Echo of Truth For those interested in all things North […]

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The Mystery of My First North Korean Art | North Korean Art

By Rich Beal I still look upon my first North […]

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Mansudae Assembly Hall | North Korea Art

Mansudae Assembly Hall Introduction The Mansudae Assembly Hall, Pyongyang, is […]

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5 Guerilla Brothers | North Korean Film

A very significant North Korean movie produced by the Pyongyang […]

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The North Korean Art Exhibition That Never Happened | North Korea Art

Nov 2020 The North Korean Art Exhibition That Never Happened […]

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The Story of a Nurse | North Korean Film

North Korean Movie: The Story of a Nurse 1971, 128 […]

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Air Koryo Mosaic | North Korea Mosaic

Oct 2020 Air Koryo Mosaic Location Sunan District, Pyongyang at […]

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The Mosaic at Kaeson (‘Triumphal Return’) Revolutionary Site

October 2020 The Mosaic at Kaeson (‘Triumphal Return’) Revolutionary Site […]

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The North Korean Film Poster

September 2020 THE ART OF THE NORTH KOREAN FILM POSTER […]

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The Art of North Korean Mosaics

August 2020 The following is a redaction of a paper […]

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North Korean Art Captures the World’s Imagination

June 2020 North Korean art captures the world's imagination The […]

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North Korea Propaganda Goes Viral… “Let’s Wash Our Hands!” | North Korea Print

Stunning image depicting the hygiene measures to be taken during COVID-19: “Let’s Wash Our Hands!”

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Chance to purchase photographic history (as featured in TIME) | North Korea Photography

Four of our photographers were chosen for the 2018 Time Magazine feature ‘Inside North Korea: The Photographs That Moved Them Most’.

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Book Review: Songs for “Great Leaders” | North Korea Publications

May 2020 Book Review: Songs for “Great Leaders” Ideology and […]

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Getting hitched in North Korea | North Korea Culture

We spoke to one of our North Korean colleagues on the subject of marriage

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Red Guard Suit | North Korea Culture

Numerous artworks portray what at first glance appears to be soldiers in uniform, often involved in construction projects – red guard suit

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Let There Be Light | North Korea Culture

April 2020 Let There Be Light Bohemian glass, Tiffany, Lalique […]

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Women in North Korean Cinema | North Korea Film

Across te years, North korea film industry has experienced change both drastic and drawn-out

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North Korean artists not welcome, their ‘propaganda’ is

The top art institute is the Pyongyang University of Fine Art with various sections: brush-and-ink, oil, sculpture, ceramics, mural painting and industrial arts.

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Over mountains…are mountains | North Korea Film

The most famous North Korean film of all time!

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Collector FAQs

Here are answers to some of the most frequently asked questions from collectors.

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Koryo Studio 2019

Take a look at what kept us busy over the year! Have a look for what 2019 brought us for North Korean art and exhibitions.

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Tourist Map of Pyongyang (2019)

In November 2019, Koryo Studio held the launch of ​Tourist Map Of Pyongyang (2019)

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Made in North Korea: Graphics from Everyday Life in the DPRK

Koryo Studio co-curated ‘Made in North Korea’ arrives to South Korea

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Corea Pavillion at the Venice International Biennale

In June 2014 Koryo Studio was asked to contribute to the ‘Corea Pavillion’ at the Venice International Bienalle – with the focus on modernism 1914-2004.

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Beautiful Future at Beijing Design Week

“The Beautiful Future” is a unique collaboration between Nick Bonner of Koryo Tours, Dominic Johnson-Hill of Plastered 8, and selected North Korean artists.

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May 7, 2021

April 25th Film Studio | North Korea Film

April 13, 2021

The Arrow Hits Home: Five Self-Reflective North Korean Cartoons from the 1950s

November 17, 2020

The North Korean Art Exhibition That Never Happened | North Korea Art

October 30, 2020

Air Koryo Mosaic | North Korea Mosaic

October 7, 2020

The Mosaic at Kaeson (‘Triumphal Return’) Revolutionary Site

September 16, 2020

The North Korean Film Poster

August 13, 2020

The Art of North Korean Mosaics

July 3, 2020

North Korean Art Captures the World’s Imagination

June 16, 2020

North Korea Propaganda Goes Viral… “Let’s Wash Our Hands!” | North Korea Print

Stunning image depicting the hygiene measures to be taken during COVID-19: "Let's Wash Our Hands!"
June 1, 2020

Chance to purchase photographic history (as featured in TIME) | North Korea Photography

Four of our photographers were chosen for the 2018 Time Magazine feature ‘Inside North Korea: The Photographs That Moved Them Most’.
May 11, 2020
A Night in Pyongyang 1

Book Review: Songs for “Great Leaders” | North Korea Publications

May 8, 2020

Getting hitched in North Korea | North Korea Culture

We spoke to one of our North Korean colleagues on the subject of marriage
April 29, 2020

Red Guard Suit | North Korea Culture

Numerous artworks portray what at first glance appears to be soldiers in uniform, often involved in construction projects - red guard suit
April 29, 2020

Let There Be Light | North Korea Culture

April 20, 2020

Women in North Korean Cinema | North Korea Film

Across te years, North korea film industry has experienced change both drastic and drawn-out
March 18, 2020
Artists

North Korean artists not welcome, their ‘propaganda’ is

The top art institute is the Pyongyang University of Fine Art with various sections: brush-and-ink, oil, sculpture, ceramics, mural painting and industrial arts.
March 13, 2020

Over mountains…are mountains | North Korea Film

The most famous North Korean film of all time!
March 2, 2020

Collector FAQs

Here are answers to some of the most frequently asked questions from collectors.
February 11, 2020
Michael Palin and Nicholas Bonner

Koryo Studio 2019

Take a look at what kept us busy over the year! Have a look for what 2019 brought us for North Korean art and exhibitions.
January 29, 2020

Tourist Map of Pyongyang (2019)

In November 2019, Koryo Studio held the launch of ​Tourist Map Of Pyongyang (2019)