Established and run by the Goeun Foundation, the Goeun Museum of Photography and the Goeun Contemporary Photo Museum are located in Haeundae, Busan and are the first photography museums founded outside of the capital city of Seoul. The museums aim to offer more cultural opportunities to visitors by collecting real and valuable works representing both Korean and international artists. The venue also acts in the discovery and support of new and up-and-coming artists.
Goeun Museum of Photography has an exhibit room on the 2nd floor, as well as a seminar room and a photo library on the 1st floor. Goeun Contemporary Photo Museum has 3 different spaces for exhibitions, mainly concentrated on contemporary photo works.
16 Haeun-daero 452beon-gil, U-dong, Haeundae-gu, Busan, South Korea
Opens every Tuesday to Sunday, from 10 AM to 6 PM. Close every Monday, New Year's Day, Seollal (Lunar New Year's Day) and Chuseok (Korean Thanksgiving Day) Holidays.