Professional Program

Seoul Street Arts Festival provides an in-depth approach to festival's programs through the professional program
aimed at street arts professionals.

Special benefits, such as Festival Forum that marks the kick off of the festival, Festival Lounge - an oasis in the heart of festival, Round Table, 
and Networking party with Korean and international street arts delegates are prepared for you.
Get ready for the opportunity. Hurry up to register the program!

Academic and Workshop program

1Street Arts Professional Meeting :  FOCUS ASIA

Asian street arts Professionals gather to share opinions for collaboration, meet individual artists and research on the Korean street arts introduced in SSAF2017.
  • Date Oct. 5th(Thu) - 8th(Sun),2017
  • VenueSeoul Citizens Hall

2Publishing Street Arts Criticism Collection

SSAF2017 will publish Street Arts criticism to develop understanding of street arts by strengthening the theoretical base of street arts field, and continuing communication between creators and audience. Also SSAF2017 expects improvement of street arts creating environment.

3Artist Workshop

Contemporary dancer and acrobatic circus artist Yotam Peled will give a street dance workshop based on contemporary acrobatics for artists who are interested in contemporary street dance.
  • DateSept. 30th(Sat) ~ Oct. 1st(Sun),2017 / 1 day 3hours
  • VenueSeoul Dance Center
  • Subjectsstreet dance workshop based on contemporary acrobatics
  • AttendeeProfessional contemporary dancers or students majoring in dance (10~15 persons)
  • Fee30,000 won for 1day | 50,000 won for 2days
  • InstructorYotam Peled(Contemporary dancer and acrobatic circus artist, Cie Yann Lheureux)


4Open Discussion

Open Discussion is a time for sharing opinions and reviews of the performance with Korean-French directors, actors/actresses who participated in making SSAF2017 international co-production project "Immortels-Lenvol;"
  • DateOct. 9th, 2017 (Mon) / 14:00~16:00
  • VenueBaseurak Hall. Seoul Citizens Hall
  • Subjectssharing opinions and reviews of the performance with Korean-French directors, actors/actresses who participated in making SSAF2017 international co-production project "Immortels-Lenvol;
  • Attendee
  • Director_ Doriane Moretus, Patrick Dordoigne | Korean Cooperative Director_ An-young Jeong
    Korean Actor/Actress_ In-sung Kang, Ji-hee Kang, Seon-hyuk Kim, Yeo-eun Kim, Ye-seok Yang, Hye-rim Yang, Ye-eun Yoon, Won Im, Seong-tack Jung
    French Actor/Actress_ Jonathan Aubart, Nathan Chouchana, Laurene Thomas, Yoanna Marilleaud,
    Eliot Maurel, Jacob Auzanneau, Ines Grunenwald, Mattia Maggi, Tom Verschueren
Those who have requested to attend a Open Discussion must observe the performance during the festival.
※ This program is conducted in Korean-French sequential interpretation.

5UK/Korea Street Arts Forum

2017-18 For celebrating UK/Korea 2017-18 Creative Futures, Korean and British artists present workshops and seminars with practical information on overseas market entry.
  • DateOct. 10th, 2017
  • Venue-
  • Main Presenter_ Xtrax
  • Host_ Korea Street Arts Association
  • Support_ British-Council
Network Program

1Professional Registration Professional Registration

SSAF2017 Professional Registration is a service to provide a variety of performances and related program information to experts in each field who have visited the festival, and to create active networking environment for personnel who meet with the keywords of street arts and festival.

Those eligible for registration

  • Presenter (Person in charge of performing arts festival and performance stage programming)
  • Producer (Street art performance promoter and producer)
  • Artist(Street Arts Creator, Artists)
  • Others (Staff of organization of Culture&Art - manger, production  and  streets arts performance  expert)


  • Festival Lounge access
  • Reservation of Professional Program (Festival Forum, Networking Party, Round Table)
  • Offer Seoul Street Arts Festival 2017 Professional Package
  • Offer lists of registered professionals of Seoul Street Arts Festival 2017
  • Only for foreign professional registrants, offer guide book package for Seoul on request

See the following for more information

  • Only for people who submit an application and receive a confirm mail, they will be admitted as Registered Professional of Seoul Street Art Festival 2017.
  • Early on-line reservation is due on Friday, September 29, 2017. After the date, please register offline at the Festival Lounge during the festival.

2Festival Lounge

Festival Lounge is created to provide artists and special guests, such as festival professionals and delegates with a space where they can rest and interact each other. There will be vitality of festival and joyous meeting in this place, running Seoul plaza, central space of the festival.
  • DateOct. 5th, 2017(Thu) ~ Oct. 8th, 2017(Sun) / 10:00~20:00
  • VenueSeoul plaza

3Keyword Date

Keyword Date is a time for artists and professionals with the keyword of ‘Street Arts’. During the session, they will be sharing issues about global street arts market, and art groups who are planning overseas expansion will present their works.
  • DateOct.6th(Fri) 10:00~12:00 / Oct. 7th (Sat)  10:00~12:00
  • VenueSeoul plaza Festival Lounge

4Network Party

Network Party is a relaxed and casual party in which artists and street arts professionals enjoy special meeting and communication. This year, part of celebrating UK/Korea 2017-18 Creative Futures, British Council hosts a welcome reception on 6th. On 7th, there will be a Network Party for artists participating Seoul Street Arts Festival 2017.
  • DateOct.r 5th, 2017(Fri) 21:00~23:00 / Oct. 7th, 2017(Sat) 22:00~24:00
  • VenueThe Seoul Shinmun