* Date : 2016-05-02
Korean Style Part 2 - 'Art, a Self-portrait of the Times'
Modern Art in Korea was born amidst pain and suffering. Despite the wounds and scars, the spirit art of found light. People withstood the sufferings and instead recorded painful reality on canvas. The history of modern art in Korea goes back a 100 years. And behind it were artists who longed for a new dawn in art. Art is the silent partner that sees everything. The age of enlightenment and rapid modernization. Korean arts has matured as the society whirled through a period of feverish economic progress and reached the high tech age.