THE KOREA SOCIETY

is a private, nonprofit, nonpartisan, 501(c)(3) organization with individual and corporate members that is dedicated solely to the promotion of greater awareness, understanding, and cooperation between the people of the United States and Korea.

Membership Events
+ - ADMISSION Click to collapse The Korea Society members: FREE with registrationSupporter, Fellow, and Patron members may bring one guest for FREE Tickets Guest of Members & Students $20.00 USD Non-Members $30.00 USD Full Name Title or Position Company Email Membership ID (where applicable) How did you hear about this program? Website Email Invitation Social Media Other Celebrate Lunar New Year at The Korea Society’s Annual Membership Party. Enjoy… Read More

Celebrate the New Year, Celebrate Korea 2017

Thursday, January 26, 2017 | 6:30 PM
Toast to good fortune in the Year of the Fire Rooster and enjoy Korean-themed drinks, hors d’oeuvres, and live music with friends, members, and supporters of The Korea Society Thursday, January 26, 2017 6:30 - 8:30 PM The Korea Society950 Third Avenue, @ 57th Street, 8th Floor, NYC Members: SOLD OUTExplorers, YPN, Contributor, and Friend members may bring one guest for free Guest of Members: $20 Not a member? Click … Read More

Celebrate the New Year, Celebrate Korea 2016

Thursday, January 28, 2016 | 6:00 PM
Please join us in celebrating Lunar New Year’s Day at our Annual Appreciation Party Ring in the Year of the Red Monkey! Enjoy Korean-themed drinks, hors d’oeuvres, and entertainment with friends, members, and supporters of The Korea Society Thursday, January 28, 2016 6:00 - 8:00 PM The Korea Society950 Third Avenue, @ 57th Street, 8th Floor, NYC Members: FREE with RSVP (FULL CAPACITY) Guest of Explorers & Above: Free Guest… Read More
In celebration of the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s hundredth-anniversary of the establishment of its Department of Asian Art, the museum is showcasing its unparalleled collection of Asian art—the most comprehensive in the West with more than 35,000 objects, ranging in date from the third millennium B.C. to the twenty-first century—through a range of inspiring exhibitions, including the current exhibit, Korea: 100 Years of Collecting at the MET. Soyoung Lee, the… Read More

Celebrate the New Year, Celebrate Korea 2015

Thursday, February 12, 2015 | 5:30 PM
You’re Invited to Celebrate the Lunar New Year at our Annual Appreciation Party   Spread a little New Year’s Cheer and Toast to good fortune in the Year of the Ram with friends, members, and supporters of The Korea Society   Thursday, February 12, 2015     As we have limited space this year, we will offer two sessions to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable evening. Please RSVP to your preferred… Read More

Celebrate the New Year, Celebrate Korea 2014

Thursday, January 30, 2014 | 6:00 PM
You’re Invited to Celebrate the Lunar New Year at our Annual Appreciation Party Ring in the Year of the Horse, Gangnam-style! Enjoy cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and entertainment with friends, members, and supporters of The Korea Society Thursday, January 30, 2014 6:00 - 8:00 PM The Korea Society950 Third Avenue, @ 57th Street, 8th Floor, NYC Members: FREE with RSVPGuest of Explorers & Above: Free Guest of Members: $10 Not a… Read More

Silla: Korea’s Golden Kingdom Private Tour

Friday, November 15, 2013 | 4:00 PM
The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Silla: Korea’s Golden Kingdom is the first exhibit in the West to focus exclusively on the art of Silla—and we have special-access tickets for Korea Society members. Soyoung Lee, the exhibition’s co-organizer and the MET’s associate curator of the Department of Asian Art, will personally guide members through this historic exhibit, which includes spectacular gold regalia, exquisite Buddhist art, and exotic goods from the Silk… Read More
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August 2013 Membership Promotion

Wednesday, August 28, 2013 | 7:22 PM
Become a member and get to know Korea! Attend interesting talks on security and economic issues, explore Korean cuisine, and join a book discussion group or Korean pillow workshop this fall at The Korea Society! Join through September and you’ll be entered in our membership raffle with fun prizes including: • A one year subscription to DramaFever Premium • Signed CDs from these popular K-Pop bands • EXO • G-Dragon… Read More

Foul King

Tuesday, August 13, 2013 | 6:30 PM
The top Korean domestic film of 2000, Foul King is one of the earliest films of Kim Ji-woon, who most recently directed Arnold Schwarzenegger in The Last Stand. Starring Song Kang-Ho as an unproductive bank clerk suffering through the grind of his miserable 9 to 5 existence, he eventually finds an outlet for his frustrations by moonlighting as a professional wrestler. He is slowly transformed as he begins his second… Read More

K-Night @ TKS: It’s All About King Sejong

Tuesday, April 30, 2013 | 6:00 PM
Everyone’s invited to attend our open house where Korea comes to life as we explore a different theme each K-Night! On Tuesday, April 30 join a night of fun and culture that’s all about King Sejong and experience what The Korea Society has to offer. King Sejong is considered to have been one of the most outstanding and influential Korean kings of the Chosǒn Kingdom (1392-1910). Born in 1397, Sejong… Read More
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