Busan Biennale 2016- Exhibition ‘Hybridizing Earth, Discussing Multitude’

Factory to Multi-Cultural Complex Initiated with the voluntary participation of local artists in Busan, the Busan Biennale 2016 just finished a journey of presenting works of 121 participated artists from 23 countries at both Busan Museum of Art and F1963. Exhibition ‘an/other avant-garde china-japan-korea’ at Busan Museum of Art introduced forgotten avant-garde art in art […]

Exhibition ‘Fornasetti- Practical Madness’

Reinvented Archive Exhibition ‘Fornasetti- Practical Madness’ at Dongdaemun Design Plaza serves to lay out the passion and endless artistic attempts in decorative elements of Piero Fornasetti that have startled the world with such tremendous ideas and performances. As a designer of the sophisticated techniques, he awakened himself through self-awareness and beliefs. Unfolding Specialized System This specific exhibition […]

Exhibition ‘Mr. Brainwash: Life is Beautiful’

  The first exhibition of ARA Modern Art Museum Occupied by the younger generations in every exhibition space, ARA Modern Art Museum is currently holding the first exclusive exhibition in Asia of a self-taught French-born street artist, Mr. Brainwash (Thierry Guetta). ‘Mr. Brainwash: Life is Beautiful’ exhibition actively serves a flexible spacial diagram for visitors […]

Adaptive Reuse Phenomena Transforming Old Industrial Buildings to Art and Cultural Spaces

  Old industrial buildings that almost vanished into the history with a loss of functionality and identity due to changes in society have been successfully preserved and renovated worldwide. The consequences are prominently celebrated in a regional renewal context as ‘rebirth’ in their own constructed language, establishing worldwide art galleries, museums, and cultural centers. Today’s […]

Exhibition ‘Hidden Memories- Romantic Sublime’ : Oh Yeoun Seok

 The Herb series and ‘cure’ Zaha Museum holds the art exhibition of the artist Oh Yeoun Seok, ‘Hidden Memories- Romantic Sublime’ with drawings and paintings of the ‘Herb series.’ He is well-known for visualizing the process of reassembling disjointed work of sculpting and cutting of a certain text. The broken texts are then reconstructed as […]

Exhibition ‘Pli’ : Yoon Jong-seok


The ‘Pli’ a hidden place, secure place in our heart, secret of mind The most sophisticated method Avenuel Art Hall holds the exhibition ‘Pli’ by Yoon Jong-seok, showing the irreplaceable artistic world by creating his own ‘wrinkle’ with ‘point’ and ‘line.’ On the screen of the artist’s artwork, the coexistence of real and illusion, material and non-material, […]

Exhibition ‘New British Inventors: Inside Heatherwick Studio’

Design thinking The new exhibition of D Museum in Seoul, <New British Inventors: Inside Heatherwick Studio> conveys a comprehensive archive of creative thought process for accomplished projects by the Heatherwick Studio, from various study models and sketches to structural – material experiments; it is mainly focused on delivering their unique process of exploring diverse point of views […]

The City Is Characterized By A Single Museum- Guggenheim Bilbao by Frank Gehry

From Louvre Museum in Paris and Tate Modern in London to Guggenheim in Bilbao. Guggenheim Bilbao in Spain (1997) As a center of a commercial growth today, the city of Bilbao had struggled with a serious recession and an unemployment crisis back in 1980’s. Loosing its steel and shipbuilding industries led to an inevitable decline. Then, the city ultimately faced the underdevelopment of […]

Renzo Piano and His Enthusiasm for the Public Buildings

Just going through some of Renzo Piano’s interviews on his buildings and architectural philosophy, it was quite easy to catch his vision of building a museum and its organic interaction with the public. He kept mentioning openness and accessibility that does not create intimidation. The terms he used to describe his perspective of creating public space on a […]