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Learning Korean Through Art

Learning Korean Through Art

Blogger, writer, artist and Korean language-learner Sarah Shaw is a woman of many talents and projects. Her latest initiative is documenting a distinctive mode of learning that helps her with studying Korean: creating sketches that link Korean words and phrases with images.  눈이 높다 [noon-ee nop-da]. This Korean expression literally means “for [one’s] eyes to be high,”...
Gyotaku: Printmaking With Dead Fish at Jankura Artspace

Gyotaku: Printmaking With Dead Fish at Jankura Artspace

I was ten years old. Before following my classmates outside, I grabbed some sheets of white paper and a thick crayon—the homemade kind, comprised of old, leftover pieces of Crayola crayons, the colors swirled together, molded by cupcake wrappers. Outside, I pressed my paper against bark, leaves, bricks and chain-link fences, boldly rubbing my cupcake-shaped...