Flash Reward: Love South Korean contemporary art? Museum and gallery guide giveaway

Win your very own copy of Museums & Galleries: Displaying Korea’s Past and Future, published by Seoul Selection in collaboration with the Korea Foundation.

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Contemporary artist and artwork sneak preview from new entirely online VIP Art Fair

The experimental all-online VIP Art Fair is set to start on 22 January and in anticipation of the opening, the fair’s press department has sent around a quick sneak preview of artworks and artists. Of the twelve international galleries mentioned, two are from the Asian region.

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VIP Art Fair announces gallery and artist line-up: We list Asian participants

The week-long VIP Art Fair is soon to debut its entirely online event and has released a list of participating galleries and artist highlights. Opening on Saturday 22 January, this unusual fair is free to browse through but offers special features to VIP ticket holders. We list the attending galleries and artist/artwork highlights as well as give readers an idea of what to expect if they participate.

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Global recognition for Korean contemporary art? Not quite

According to an article published in The Korea Times at the end of October this year, Korean contemporary art began to make its presence felt on the global art market in 1995. This was the year that the official Korean Pavilion appeared at Venice Biennale and the Gwangju Biennale debuted. The article states that since this time Korean art has been quietly rising through increasing promotion at international art fairs and major art exchanges with Western countries.

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Korean contemporary art spread through Asia threatened by meltdown

KOREAN CONTEMPORARY ART Korean artists and galleries have made a huge impact on Beijing recently with the presence of PKM Gallery, Do Art and Arario Beijing in the Brewery International Art Garden says Theme magazine. All three spaces showcase Korean … Continue reading