30th Anniversary of the Young Korean Artists / 1981-2010 젊은모색三十


Description:The National Museum of Contemporary Art in Gwacheon, Korea, held its first Young Korean Artists exhibition 30 years ago. The exhibition, founded in 1981, quickly became a fundamental one within Korea and around the world, renowned for recognising and exposing local artistic talent. The 2010 exhibition, '30th Anniversary of the Young Korean Artists', showcases original works by participants in the first 1981 show, as well as works spanning the following thirty years. There are 327 invited participants, many of them still 'young' while others, particularly artists from the first shows, are now in their 50s and 60s.  200 works from a variety of media – painting, photography, sculpture, video and installation – are represented. The space is divided into two sections: Young Korean Artists, spanning the 1980s to 1990s, and New Talent Exhibition, focusing on works produced in the 1990s to now.
Among the artists represented in the exhibition are Bohn-Chang Koo, Do-Ho Suh, Bul Lee and Choi-Jeong Hwa, who enjoy international recognition, while five others, Ho-Suk Kim, Sang-Kyoon Noh, Yeong-Bae Lee, Hyun Chung and Yong-Sun Suh, have been named Artist of the Year by the National Museum of Contemporary Arts.
Interviews with artists conducted by Lee Chuyoung (of NMCA) are included at the end of the catalogue.  The interviews are in Korean only.

Language/s:English, Korean
:Korean Young Artists Biennale and the Search for the New Possibilities of Traditional-style Korean Painting - OH Kwangsu(오광수)
Memories of Everyday Life, Hyperrealistic Paintings - SEO Sungrok(서성록)
The Significance of Small Groups of the 1980s from the Inner Structure of Korean Modern Art - KIM Mikyung(김미경)
Korean Contemporary Art in the 2000s and Young Korean Artists - PARK Youngtaik(박영택)
The 1990s: Diversity in Contemporary Korean Art - KHO Chunghwan(고충환)
History of the Young Korean Artists 1981-1989 - LEE Chuyoung(이추영)
History of the Young Korean Artists 1990-2008 - LEE Chuyoung(이추영)
:KO Younghoon(고영훈)KIM Kangyong(김강용)KIM Jangsup(김장섭)KIM Changyoung(김창영)KIM Yongik(김용익)KIM Yongchull(김용철)YOOK Keunbyung(육근병)KIM Hosuk(김호석)NOH Sangkyoon(노상균)MOON Beom(문범)OH Sanggil(오상길)KIM Hodeuk(김호득)SEO Jeongchan(서정찬)OH Wonbae(오원배)Doho SUH(서도호)KONG Sunghun(공성훈)CHOI Jeonghwa(최정화)KHO Nakbeom(고낙범)KOO Bohnchang(구본창)RHEE Kibong(이기봉)CHUNG Hyun(정현)LEE Sukju(이석주)KOH Myungkeun(고명근)KIM Jun(김준)JI Seokcheol(지석철)JOO Taeseok(주태석)KWON Kyunghwan(권경환)YOON Youngseok(윤영석)KANG Kyungkoo(강경구)KIM Jungwook(김정욱)HONG Sungdo(홍성도)CHUNG Seoyoung(정서영)HONG Sungmin(홍성민)LEE Jaehyo(이재효)ZIN Kijong(진기종)HUR Jin(허진)YOON Dongchun(윤동천)LEE Gangwoo(이강우)YOO Geuntaek(유근택)CHUN Sungmyung(천성명)AHN Jungju(안정주)YEE Sookyung(이수경)LEE Wan(이완)
:LEE Chuyoung(이추영)

Publisher/s:The National Museum of Contemporary Art, Korea (Gwacheon)

Year of Publication:2010
No. of Pages:364
ISBN / ISSN: 978896303020393600

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