|서울특별시 마포구 어울마당로 65|
1. Get off at Hongdae (Hongik University) Station (subway line 2), come out of exit 9. Continue straight, and then take the turning on your left immediately following VIPS restaurant. Continue along that road until you come to the Tourism Information Center. At this point, cross the road, and turn right off the main road into a shopping street. Continue along this street for about 10mins, until you find the Sangsangmadang (상상마당) on your right. 2. Get off at Hapjeong Station (subway line 2), come out of exit number 3, and walk for about 5~10 minutes 3. Get off at SangSu Station (subway line 6), come out of exit number 1, and walk for about 5 minutes
The Sangsangmadang is located right in the middle of the Hongik University district, better known as the Hongdae area. This is the city’s main student area and it’s a cauldron of vibrant energy and creativity. The eleven-story Sangsangmadang building houses a cinema, live performance hall, art gallery, and studio. On the first floor there is an art square, which displays and sells crafts and accessories handmade by designers. On the second floor is an art gallery displaying artwork by Korea’s contemporary artists, and work by Korea’s young artists is available for sale on the third floor, offering a glimpse into today’s young society in Korea. In the basement cinema, independent films from Korea and abroad are shown, and the underground live performance hall features various performances such as music, dance and theater.