Art

Korea, reduced

Here is a selection of photography from Matt Gale, whose current exhibition ‘reduction’ is on at Seoul Salon in Kyunglidan. Matt mainly works with photography and video, with his current body of work “digging deeper to see what hidden secrets” can be found within the confines of Korean architecture. The first four images are from...

Exhibitions in Insadong

Photographer Vivian Schwab went to explore Insadong and took some photos of some ongoing exhibitions for us. Here are two of our favourites, with details of the galleries and artists. You Hyeonkeyong Solo Exhibition : Lying Hakgojae Gallery From 3/28- 4/29 “Based on You Hyeonkyeong’s imagination and memories, she has been working on the individuals,...

Spotlight: Artist Dominique Sarah Benton

South African artist Dominique Sarah Benton will be showing her work at a joint exhibition at Myeongdong Gallery’s Fantasy Festival this Sunday (October 16th). Her artwork gives a quirky impression, fabricated from alluringly bright colours, semi-disguising a melted, grotesque effect. It could be described as sugar-coated darkness; her art permeates your brain with its kitsch...

Artist Spotlight: Wonny Bunny

As well as talking about fashion, music, events, photos and other random things relevant to Korea, we will also be bringing you information about local artists in and around Seoul. There’s so much inspiration and art and creativity going on around us that it would be silly not to feature some of it here. Stand...