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Korean Artists

This Is NOT A Bowl Of Ramen

Posted 01.25.2014 | Arts

Oh Ramen. Is there any other food with such a divine combination of warmth, flavor, saltiness and spice? We suspect South Korean artist Seung Y...

If You're Squeamish, Look Away Now

Posted 09.16.2013 | Arts

If you are of the squeamish sort, look away now. Choi Xoo Ang, the Seoul born artist and dark master of the imagination, has created sculptures at onc...

Artist Makes Masterpieces From Newspapers

The Huffington Post | Hallie Sekoff | Posted 09.11.2012 | Arts

At first glance, Korean artist Kyu-Hak Lee's mixed media mosaics come off as fairly straightforward recreations of iconic works of art. But upon close...

Exquisite, Artistic Diagrams

Posted 01.25.2012 | Arts

Minjeong An's website gives you scant information about her, but the Korean artist's incredibly detailed diagrams provide everything you would ever wa...

Blogwatch: North Korean Pop Art

My Modern Metropolis | Posted by Eugene on January 27, 2011 at 10:00am | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Not many people have fled from North Korean and lived to talk about it. Song Byeok not only survived, he went one step further, painting funny images ...

Highlights This Week: Art's Cup Runneth Over

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

'Tis the holiday season, and in the spirit of Thanksgiving, we on the Arts page are thankful for a lot. From the perfect pecan pie to table decorating...

INTERNATIONAL ART: Korean Art Now, From Denim To Performance To Photography

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

From animated female super hero identities to landscapes made of denim and imaginary photographs of real places, Korean contemporary artists are grapp...