Next Article in Journal
Coffee, Migration and Climatic Changes: Challenging Adaptation Dichotomic Narratives in a Transborder Region
Previous Article in Journal
Big Data and Employee Wellbeing: Walking the Tightrope between Utopia and Dystopia
Open AccessArticle

Culture and Art Education to Promote Cultural Welfare in Civil Society

Seoul Business School, Seoul School of Integrated Sciences and Technologies, Seoul 03767, Korea
*
Author to whom correspondence should be addressed.
Soc. Sci. 2019, 8(12), 322; https://doi.org/10.3390/socsci8120322
Received: 6 October 2019 / Revised: 13 November 2019 / Accepted: 15 November 2019 / Published: 22 November 2019
Today, intellectual education based on the various experiences and emotions of citizens through culture and art education draws attention in terms of obtaining improvements in social welfare. Citizens can become further aware of culture and art and get a wider range of benefits in cultural welfare. Culture and art education are important activities of cultural welfare. This study examines some of the successes of the Seoul Arts Center academy, which represents and hosts diverse cultural and art activities in South Korea. These activities have led to successful promotion of culture and art education for Seoul citizens. Based on Lewin’s change management process model, the cases that were analyzed focus on the change in culture and art education in the Seoul Arts Center academy. Findings from this study indicate the contribution to the improvement in cultural welfare for citizens from their engagement in activities within art education and culture. The discussion also highlights that good management of the changes in educational activity with the citizens’ needs and improvements in the maturity of civil society were critical factors for educational sustainability and success. View Full-Text
Keywords: cultural welfare; art education; civil society; social public service cultural welfare; art education; civil society; social public service
Show Figures

Figure 1

MDPI and ACS Style

Song, W.; Kim, B. Culture and Art Education to Promote Cultural Welfare in Civil Society. Soc. Sci. 2019, 8, 322.

Show more citation formats Show less citations formats
Note that from the first issue of 2016, MDPI journals use article numbers instead of page numbers. See further details here.

Article Access Map by Country/Region

1
Back to TopTop