Lim Ok-sang

It’s a shame that the opening of the Seoul branch of the National Museum of Modern & Contemporary Art had to be bogged down in controversy. What should have been an interesting show, Zeitgeist Korea, one of the museum’s five concurrent exhibitions, is tainted with nepotism, as 32 out of the 39 artists featured are […]

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Lim Ok-sang’s Total Art exhibition at Gana Art Center

by Philip Gowman 3 September 2011
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There are times when I wish I could teleport myself to Seoul for an hour or two: Lim Ok-sang’s exhibition “Total Art” at Gana Art Centre is a must-see http://t.co/5kIaOyR #. Till 18 September 2011. Keywords: Artists: Lim Ok-sang

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Conference report: Korean War study day at Asia House

by Philip Gowman 28 December 2010
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The 60th anniversary of the outbreak of the Korean War in 1950 has given rise to a number of commemorative events this year. In November it was the turn of BAKS to present their own event at Asia House – an all-day seminar entitled Reflections on War and Peace: Sixty Years after the Korean War. […]

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