YÉOL's footsteps

- 2016
· Nov. 15~30 Hosted the Special Exhibition for tablewares for Korean dessert at YÉOL Hanok
· Nov. 11~13 Participated in the 2016 Grand Exhibition of Korean Intangible Cultural Heritages at KINTEX
· Oct. 5 Selected the Artisan of the Year- Ahn Yi Hwan and Heo Dae Chun (Metal Craft), Young Craftsman Award- Kwon Won Deok (Wood Craft)
· Sep. 22~Oct. 2 Participated in the 2016 Seoul Craft Fair at DDP
· Sep. 15~Oct. 27 Participated in the Special Exhibition <MA:T - AS IT IS> at Korean Cultural Center in New York
· Aug. 6 Initiated the YÉOL JUNIOR Programs
· Jun. 21~Jul. 17 Participated in the Exhibition <New Tradition: Tradition becomes Today> at Asia Culture Center
· Jun. 1~30 Hosted the 2016 YÉOL Artisan of the Year, the Young Craftsman Award Exhibition at Training Center for Important Intangible Cultural Properties
· Apr. 27~May 1 Participated in the 2017 G-Seoul International Art Fair at DDP
· Mar. 23 Initiated the YÉOL MOM Programs
2015
· Nov. 25~Dec. 18 Hosted the Special Exhibition, Kim Jung Hoo Necklace <CIRCLE> at YÉOL Hanok
· Oct. 3 Developed the Sajikdan cultural products commemorating the 2015 Sajikjeryeak (the national rites to the gods of grains and land and its music) <Melody of Sajik, Waking up the God>
· Sep. 16~Oct. 25 Participated in the 2015 Cheongju International Craft Biennale in Cheongju
· Sep. 7 Selected the Artisan of the Year- Yoon Gyu Sang (Paper Umbrella Making), Young Craftsman Award- Kim Hyun Ju (Metal Craft)
· Aug. 1~Oct. 3 Participated in the 10th Anniversary Exhibition of the Korea Foundation Global Center Opening <MA:T – Korean Culture Beyond the Recipe> in Seoul
· Jun. 16 Established an MOU with the Korea Cultural Heritage Foundation
· Apr. 29~May 27 Hosted the 2015 YÉOL Artisan of the Year, the Young Craftsman Award Exhibition < Wearing Tradition, Filling Tradition> at YÉOL Hanok
· Apr.23~26 Participated in the 2015 G-Seoul International Art Fair at DDP
· Apr. 14~19 Participated in the Milan Design Week <Constancy and Change in Korea Craftwork 2015> in Italy
· Mar. 27 Hosted the “Korean Shoes, Hwahye’ Symposium” at Korea National University of Cultural Heritage
· Established an MOU with Korea National University of Cultural Heritage
2014
· Oct. 14 Selected the YÉOL Artisan of the Year– An Hae Pyo (Shoe Making), Young Craftsman Award–Jo Ha Na (Textile)
· Oct. 6 Participated in Brassware Exhibition at the Myeongdong Lotte Department Store Gallery
· Oct. 2 Supported the 9th Joseon Dynasty Chinjamrye Reenactment Festival
· Oct. Sponsored musical instruments for the Sajikdaejae Rite
· Sep. 27 Hosted the Eve Festival of Sajikdaejae Rite
· Sep. Participated in the 2014 Maison & Objet Paris in France
· Aug. Participated in Brassware Exhibition at Insa-dong Gallery 3
· Jun. ~Jul. Participated in the Korea Craft & Design Foundation Craftwork Platform at Seoul 284
· May 22 Established an MOU with the Seoul Design Foundation
· Mar. ~May Hosted the 2014 YÉOL Artisan of the Year, the Young Craftsman Award Exhibition at YÉOL Hanok
· Mar. Established an MOU with the Asia Society Korea Center
2013
· Dec. Inaugurated Lee Joo Yun as a Member of Board
· Nov. 29~30 Sponsored the Asia Museum Institute International Academic Symposium “Willow and Water-Bird Pattern Mother-of-Pearl Enhancement Research during Goryeo Dynasty”
· Nov. 26 Hosted a forum “Sajikdan, Is it Okay the Way it is?–Proposal for Sajikdan Restoration and Usage”
· Nov. Sponsored the renovation of Kwon Jin Gyu Atelier
· Sep. ~Oct. –Hosted the <Open House Exhibition> at YÉOL Hanok
· Jun. 22 Began hosting the Young Designers Market
· Jun. 15 Hosted the Sajikdan Altar Walkathon
· Jun. 11 Selected the YÉOL Artisan of the Year– Kim Soo Young (Brassware), Young Craftsman Award– Lee Kwang Ho (Metal Craft)
· May 28 Hosted a Seminar “Sajikdan and Sajik Great Religious Ceremony” by Professor Moonsik Kim of Dankuk University
· Apr. ~May Sponsored the Uljoo Bangudae Petroglyphs Exhibition <Sinking in Water> at National Palace Museum
· Mar. 9 Initiated the YOUNG YÉOL Programs
· Feb. 5 Hosted a Seminar “50 Years’ Tradition of Cultural Support Cases for Asia Cultural Center by the Rockefeller Family” by Wendy O'Neil of Asia Cultural Center President, and Melissa A. Berman of Rockefeller Charity Advisory Team Representative
· Jan. ~Feb. Hosted the Exhibition <Buyeo, Sprouting the Regional Arts and Culture> at YÉOL Hanok
· Jan. 30 Hosted the Special Seminar “Creation of Tradition” by Designer Kosei Shirotani
· Jan. Inaugurated Kim Young M’Young as the 2nd Chair
2012
· Dec. 21~24 Participated in the 2012 Craft Trend Fair at COEX
· Nov. Sponsored the renovation of the garden of Go Hee Dong Historical House
· Nov. Sponsored the renovation of Cheongdo Unmunsa Temple
· Jul. Participated in the Exhibition at Living Gallery Omni
· Jun. Participated in the Exhibition <2012 Ceramic Trend: Functional Ware> at Yido Gallery
· Mar. ~Oct. Commenced the Workshop Series “Buyeo, Sprouting the Regional Arts and Culture”
· Jan. 12 Hosted a Seminar “Sustainable Development of Traditional Craft” by Professor Choi Gong Ho of KNUCH
2011
· Dec. 15~18 Participated in the 2011 Craft Trend Fair at COEX
· Nov. Sponsored a scholarship for Korea National University of Cultural Heritage and Commenced YÉOL Flea Market
· Aug. 25 Hosted the 2011 YÉOL Artisan of the Year Exhibition at YÉOL Hanok
· Feb. Inaugurated Kim Young Ja as the 1st Chair, Diana Kang as the 4th Committee President
2010
· Dec. 15~19 Participated in the 2010 Craft Trend Fair at COEX
· Dec. 7 Began a Sponsorship Dinner “Noblesse Honors” with Noblesse and Wonderbox
· May ~Sep.2013 Supported the Yeosu Aeyangwon Archive Preservation
· May Selected the YÉOL Artisan of the Year– Lee Hyun Bae (Earthenware)
2009
· Dec. Moved the headquarters to Gahoe-dong
· Nov. 25 Began co-hosting the Public Seminars with National Trust for Cultural Heritage
· Oct. 28 Began the TOD’S & YÉOL Artisan of the Year Project
· Aug. 4 Began the Cultural Heritage Preservation Program for the Youth by National Trust for Cultural Heritage
2008
· Sep. 2 Established an MOU with Yeosu City for the Yeosu Cultural Heritage Information Board Project
· Aug. ~Jul. 2009 Initiated the English Translation Standards Project for the Name and Terminology of Cultural Heritage
· Jun. Began YÉOL Artists in the Residence Program
· Apr. 25 Became a Keeper for Seoul Sajikdan as a One Keeper for One Cultural Heritage Program by Cultural Heritage Administration
· Feb. Inaugurated Chung Hyung Min as the 3rd Committee President
2007
· Sep. Joined a Corporate Member of National Trust for Cultural Heritage
· Jul. Protected Korea’s deeply rooted pine trees: maintenance of the surrounding areas of the drooped pine tree at Unmunsa Temple (Natural Heritage No. 180)
· Apr. 12 Began the Seoul Historical Walk Programs
· Jan. Selected the Funding Master Artisans- Park Sung Gyu (Lacquerware Making), Seo Shin Jung (Bamboo Case Weaving)
2006
· Dec. 31 Became a Designated Donation Organization
· Sep. 21 Established the YÉOL Foundation
· May Initiated the Funding Master Artisans
· Purchased the YÉOL Hanok in Gahoe-dong (Bukchon Hanok Village Preservation Project)
· Apr. ~Nov. Supported the Volunteer Training and Activity Support Project for Mokpo National Maritime Museum
2005
· Sep. ~Sep.2006 Supported the Jogyesa Temple Information Board Improvement Project
· May 23 Began the YÉOL Gala Dinner
· Jan. 11 Began the Special Lecture for the Year
2004
· Oct. ~Dec. Commissioned the Research on Kwonnong-dong Park Development Plan
2003
· Aug. 27 Held the Press Conference for Uljoo Bangudae Petroglyphs Preservation
· Jun. 13 Hosted the YÉOL Public Forum “Proposal to Recover the Historic Significance of Seoul Sajikdan”
· Mar. 7 Began the YÉOL LECUTRE Program
2002
· Nov. ~Mar.2003 Commissioned the Research Proposal for Restoration and Environmental Maintenance of Seoul Sajikdan
· Oct. 21 Hosted a Special Seminar “Meaning and Role of Sajikdan in the Joseon Dynasty” by Lee Seong Mu of President of the National Institute of Korean History
· Oct. 5 Reported Illegally-leaked Cultural Heritages at the L.A. County Museum of Art
· Oct. 3 Hosted an English Tour of Changdeokgung Palace for Foreigners Participating the UNESCO Korea Committee
· Jul. Inaugurated Park Son Hee as the 1st Committee President
· Jun. 17 Approved as a Non-profit Organization by Seoul Metropolitan Government
· May Hosted a Special Cultural Excursion to Uljoo Bangudae Petroglyphs Supported the Uljoo Bangudae Petroglyphs Replica Modeling Project
· Apr. Began the Cultural Excursion Program
· Jan. Hosted the Inaugural Assembly Inaugurated Kim Young Ja as a Chair
2001
· Dec. 19 Initiated the Organizing Committee of YÉOL