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Backyard of Lee Jung Kyu's Accessories, Heyri, Paju City, Kyongki Province
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Heyri heads for the art village that communicates the culture with the variety genre in the one space. At first, this village was designed as ‘the book village' linked Paju Publishing Town in 1997. But in the processing of the project, lots of artists in various cultural fields joined it. And the concept of the village was expanded to 'cultural art village'.


Now above three hundred seventy members: writers, artists, cineastes, architects, and musicians are building their artistic spaces, houses, work rooms, museums, galleries. Heyri, the name of village, is quoted from the title "the Sound of Heyri" which is the traditional farming song at Paju province in Gyeonggi-do.

For more information on Heiry, consul;t http://www.heyri.net/eng/heyri_info.asp?depth1=1&depth2=1&InfoTab=Info

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