I would like to purchase a booklet about Gwangju Folly.
Q : I would like to purchase a booklet about Gwangju Folly. A : You can check it out at the website of Gwangju Biennale Foundation. Please do so by clicking the following address. http://www.gwangjubiennale.org/information/selling/
How can I sign up for Folly Tour?
Q : How can I sign up for Folly Tour? A : You can do so by clicking the ‘Tour Application’ at ‘Folly Tour’ at the top of the website. ※Member registration is required.
What is the overall concept of Gwangju Folly I?
Q : What is the overall concept of Gwangju Folly I? A : Basic Concept The basic concept of Gwangju Folly I is to introduce or remind people of the presence of Gwangju-eup Castle and the value of May 18 uprising. The area contains the past of Gwangju represented as May […]
I am curious about the location of 11 works of Gwangju Folly I.
Q : I am curious about the location of 11 works of Gwangju Folly I. A : You can see it by clicking the link below. ▶ Link to Tour Information Map ※ The link will be revised upon opening of official homepage.
What is folly?
Q : What is folly? A : In the architectural sense, a ‘folly’ means an architecture that plays a decorative role after losing its original functions. However, Gwangju Folly refers to architectures that contribute to urban regeneration, playing both decorative and functional roles in public spaces. ‘Folly’ used to mean decorative, functionless architectures […]