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Mansudae Art Studio

North Korea's Arts Scene Is Just As Mysterious As The Nation Itself

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 09.22.2015 | Arts

On today's date in 1948, Kim Il-Sung became the leader of a brand-new Democratic People's Republic of Korea. In the decades that followed, the K...

North Korea Art Smuggling Ring Busted

ARTINFO | Posted 10.18.2011 | Arts

A majestic mural of Kim Jong Il adorns the side of Mansudae Art Studio in Pyongyang, North Korea / Courtesy of John Pavelka via Flickr Seoul police...

Australia Accused Of Censorship Over North Korean Art

AP | ROHAN SULLIVAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SYDNEY — Australia was accused of censorship Tuesday for denying visas to North Korean artists whose works are on display in a regional exhibiti...