A number of historic Korean Buddha statues have arrived at the Jeju National Museum as part of an exhibition celebrating Buddhist-influenced art in Korea. The statues are displayed in chronological order from the Three Kingdoms, Unified Silla, Goryeo and Joseon periods. Along with Korean National Treasure No. 247 —  the Gilt-bronze Standing Avalokiteshvara — another 26 statues will be on display.

In addition, there will be two lectures by museum curators Gwak Dong Seok and Min Byeong Chan from the National Museum of Korea at 4 p.m. on April 26 and on May 31, 4 p.m., respectively. (Note: Schedule may be subject to change.) Exhibition curator Jang Je Geun will also be available for discussions on April 19, May 16, May 30 and June 13, from 4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Period: Until June 16.

Location: Jeju National Museum. 17 Iljudong-ro, Jeju City.

Inquiries: 064-720-8103

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