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Environmental Problems Interpreted in Artworks Made with Protective Masks and Grab Handles

Environmental Problems Interpreted in Artworks Made with Protective Masks and Grab Handles

SEOUL, May 24 (Korea Bizwire) — At art museum Daelim Museum in central Seoul, a narrow piece of fabric is seen rolled up between white circular chairs. This piece of art is made of fabric waste and defective products thrown away from manufacturing plants that make protective masks, which have become essential in the pandemic [...]

Gov’t Publishes Online Compilation of Goryeo Buddhist Paintings

Gov’t Publishes Online Compilation of Goryeo Buddhist Paintings

SEOUL, Sept. 24 (Korea Bizwire) — An online compilation of a variety of Goryeo Buddhist paintings currently owned by museums in the United States has recently been published. The Cultural Heritage Administration (CHA) announced on Monday that it has opened a website titled ‘Goryeo Buddhist Painting: A Closer Look’ that introduces 16 Buddhist artworks created [...]

Mice Star in Jeongseon Mine Art Project

Mice Star in Jeongseon Mine Art Project

JEONGSEON, Aug. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — Jeongseon County in Gangwon Province, home to an abandoned mining town, has been reborn as an exhibition space for artwork. The county’s urban renewal support center carried out a “one-pyong art” project to install artworks by utilizing topographical features in an alley on 650 Street. The artworks are based [...]