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Dae Hun Kwon in The Situation

The Situation posterThere’s some sort of funky alternative event being held at the funky alternative end of Clapham on Thursday, to do with London Lit Plus:

The Situation: Back to Basics

July 17, 2008 7:00 pm to July 18, 2008 1:00 am.
The Situation presents the dialectical unification of art and life: art / music / performance / social / life at arch635, 15-16 Lendal Terrace, Clapham North tube, SW4.

Dae Hun Kwon pictured at I-MYU on my not very good cameraIf you can work out what it’s all about, please leave a comment below. But the reason why I’m mentioning it here is that one of my favourite Korean artists working in London is participating in it.

I first came across Kwon Dae-hun’s work at I-MYU in November last year (pictured left) – rather intriguing sculptures / installations involving metal or hanji paper, with the emphasis on light and shade.

I failed to make it to his installation at the Electric Blue event on the South Bank earlier this year, but someone sneaked a camcorder in:

Do go along tomorrow for what promises to be an interesting experience. If you happen to be in Seoul, pop along to the Seoul Museum of Art, where he’s participating in the group show Your Mind’s Eye: Digital Spectrum, from tomorrow (17 July) till 23 August. Details in the following flyer:

Your Minds Eye flyer


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