Seattle Asian Art Museum to hold exhibition of Korean contemporary art

TonyT

TonyT

2015-11-16 16:13:10

Seattle’s Asian Art Museum is to hold a major exhibition of Korean contemporary art.

Titled Paradox of Place, the show will feature six artists from the region working in a variety of fields – from photography and mixed media to sculpture.

The museum explains: “The North-South Korea division is not the only sociopolitical context contemporary Korean artists live in; they’ve also experienced military dictatorships and democratization, modernization, and globalization.

“Their life experiences, however unsettling they might be, provide rich subject matter for their work.”

Share on social media
Write a response...





The bookmarklet lets you save things you find to your collections.

Note: Make sure your bookmarks are visible.

COLLECT IT!

Click and drag the Collect It button to your browser's Bookmark Bar.

collect it