Born in Daegu, Korea
Master of Fine Arts, Graduate School of Hong-lk Univ., Seoul, Korea
Freie Kunst, Gesamthochschule Kassel, Univ., des Landes Hessen,
Present Lecturer at Hankyong National Univ., Korea
An Attempt to Perceive:Nature, Life and Humanity
An Artistic expression is for me an act of confirming what I have perceived, namely what I have to know while seeing, hearing, smelling, tasting, feeling endlessly in the midst of daily life.
What is especially important in my work is how I have progressed to know nature. Nature is a starting point of understanding about life, humanity, and somthing called living as one experiances. It is also a place for an empirical, not ideological, understanding of God.
Equilibrium is a divine state. Thus, God must have created the universe in his attributes. Now we conceive equilibrium as broken and are feeling a pain from the wound.
Then an artistic act is, at least for me, a reflection upon such a reality and embodies a meaning for healing.
I feel a deep compassion for Ahnsan, which is suffering from a serious pathological symptom called ¡®development,¡¯ and in turn often affirm in my mind that I will leave it quickly. However, something seems to be holding me back in such a way that I cannot make the move. This may be because I find a part of myself as I stealthily take a glance or two from the mode of life in this world. In other words, ...