East Contemporary

Category: Seoul

Hite Collection “Twin Peaks”

Seoul, September 30 – December 10, 2016, https://hitecollection.com/ 김하나 Hana Kim, 문성식 Sungsic Moon, 박광수 Gwangsoo Park, 박미례 Mirae Park, 박세진 Sejin Park, 박정혜 Junghae Park, 박진아 Jina Park, 백경호 Kyungho Baek, 손현선 Hyunseon Son, 이세준 Sejun Lee, 이우성 Woosung Lee, 이제     Leeje, 이현우 Hyunwoo Lee, 이호인 Hoin Lee, 임자혁 Jahyuk Yim, 전병구 Byungkoo Jeon,…

3hr Agency “Concretulation”

Seoul (세운상가 가열327호 개방회로), August 5 – August 19, 2016, www.3hragency.com, opencircuit.co.kr Sewoon Sangga, a large market complex near Jogno 3-ga in the center of Seoul, was quiet and half deserted on the Saturday afternoon when I was finding my way through the maze of little shops and warehouses selling mostly electronic goods. It was…

MMCA Changdong “It’s fun to stay at the MMCA”

Seoul, August 12, 2016, http://www.mmca.go.kr, FB event A one night open studio and opening party for a small exhibition on the ground floor of the Changdong Residency of MMCA. Artworks by Tim Breukers (large Styrofoam mashup sculpture), Tyler Joseph Stefanich (generative video and graphite sound drawing), and Enrique Ramirez (videos of sea and a sport…

SeMA Bukseoul: Ju Jae Hwan vs Kim Dong Kyu “Title Match” + “Neighbors and Strangers” + Lee Ju Yong “Photographic Studio”

Seoul, July 26 – October 16, 2016 (Title Match), July 22 – October 26, 2016 (Neighbors), May 3 – August 15, 2016 (Lee Ju Yong), http://sema.seoul.go.kr The Ju Jae Hwan 주재환 and Kim Dong Kyu 김동규 “Title Match” exhibition has been a continuation of the title match series that puts together an artist of an…

MMCA Seoul: The Otolith Group “Otolith III” + “Hydra Decapita”

Seoul, August 12, 2016 (screening), http://www.mmca.go.kr In addition to exhibitions, MMCA also organizes a screening program that introduces artists-filmmakers. The screenings take place in comfortable cinema space within the building and are freely accessible with the purchase of a standard museum ticket. Much better than watching these art movies on some more or less uncomfortable…

SongEun Art Space: Yunchul Kim “Evanescent”

Seoul, July 20 – September 3, 2016, http://www.songeunartspace.org Liquids and their physical properties have been the main object of research of Yunchul Kim 김윤철. Each floor of the exhibition space featured different kinds of experiments with their material properties, density, viscosity and crystal formation. The aesthetic effect was fascinating.

COS x The Book Society: Shin Shin “Bibliophile’s Booklets”

Seoul, August 6 – September 7, 2016, COS Store Cheongdam, Apgujeong-ro 418, Gangnam-gu, Seoul Continuing the past exhibition lineage hovering between art and design, COS invited The Book Society, a well-known artist’s book store in Seoul, to host a temporary curated extension of the store in the COS store. Designer Na Kim (who designed the…