Korea

Patron of Art Edition 2010 Elizabeth I - Korea

Winner:
Chang-Jae Shin

Patronage:
Miracle of Music

Event:
On 25 May 2010, Montblanc honoured Chang-Jae Shin with the Korean Montblanc de la Culture Arts Patronage Award 2010 in Seoul, Korea. He had been nominated for his work with the Daesan Foundation, established to foster Korea’s national culture, specifically its literary culture, and generally improve knowledge of Korean culture abroad.

Chang-Jae Shin will donate the prize money from the Korean Montblanc de la Culture Arts Patronage Award 2010 to the non-profit foundation Miracle of Music (MOM), conceived by celebrated conductor Maestro Myung-Whun Chung. It is the foundation’s goal to spread the miracle of music to other aspects of life. Through the medium of music, MOM is dedicated to humanitarian causes such as raising ecological awareness and offering opportunities to underprivileged youth.