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Korean Contemporary Art, Kim, Miki Wick

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This unique survey examines the contemporary art scene in Korea, which is one of the most dynamic and least known areas of the contemporary art world. The works of today's Korean artists are rarely found between the pages of any general art book, yet they ahve become a major force in the global art world. Korea is rich with internationally renowned painters, photographers, and multi-media artists. This book features Korea's most talented and prolific artists and their works, from the powerful and grand-scale installations of Do Ho Suh and the eye-popping sculptures of Choi Jeong-Hwa to the minimalist performance of Kimsooja, and the intellectually challenging videos and sculptures of Michael Joo. The artists' diverse bodies of work often deal with issues relating to tradition, politics, society, alienation, identity, and popular culture. This generously illustrated and engagingly written volume offers a concise introduction to the world of contemporary Korean art.
Product Identifiers
Publisher Prestel Gmbh & Colorado KG.
ISBN-10 3791351575
ISBN-13 9783791351575
Product Key Features
Format Hardcover
Publication Year 2012
Language English
Weight 20 Oz
Width 11in.
Length 9.5in.
Additional Product Features
Dewey Edition 23
Illustrated Yes
Copyright Date 2012
Author Miki Wick Kim
Number of Pages 192 Pages
Lc Classification Number N7365.6
Publication Date 2012-03-20