Contemporary Ancient

As people desire to learn and discover the latest updates, facts, and techniques while holding onto earlier records as resources, they adapts the idea of society being balanced between liberal and conservative.  As a depiction of their background, they uses plexiglass to reveal the new generation and takes Korean traditional objects as references.  Experimenting on abstract and conventional shapes for small decorative elements.  The light reflected by mirrored areas create smudged figuration on the floor or on the walls, portraying of how history and current events are full of mystery and sometimes far from the truth.

묘두사 (myodusa)

Myodusa's Arrival

20" x 19.5" x 2"
plexiglass, paper, wood, and fuzzy wires
(image on the right is reflecting clouds in the sky)

2021

Myodusa the Healer

32" x 19.25" x 1.75"
wood, woodstain, plexiglass, acrylic, and vinyle sticker

2021

Myodusa in Blooming Season

32.25" x 18.5" x 2.75"
wood, woodstain, plexiglass, acrylic, and vinyle sticker

Myodusa is a legendary creature with the head of a cat and the body of a snake. They breathe out bluish greenish fume which contains a healing power and they get along with birds.

2021

십장생 (ship-jangsaeng) | 10 Longevity

The Crane

50.25" x 42" x 2.5"
plexiglass, paper, ironing beads, and wood

Ship-Jangsaeng is a landscape symbolizing longevity. There are 10, sometimes 12 elements inside the traditional subject matter: sun, mountain, water, rock, cloud, pine tree, lingzhi mushroom, turtle, deer, and a crane, but bamboo and peach are included depends on the region it was created.

2019

The Deer

49.5" x 29.5" x 2.75"

탈 (tal) | Mask

Cho Reng Ee Tal

24.5" x 17.5" x 5.38"
plexiglass, paper, and wood
(indoor reflection on left, outdoor reflection on right)

The mask represents a talkative servant.

2019

Gak Shi Tal

23" x 17.5" x 4"
plexiglass, paper, and wood
(indoor reflection on right, outdoor reflection on left)

The mask of a bride. Expressed the beauty of independent women by elaborating masculine features.

2019

꽃신 (ggotshin) | Floral Shoe

CA

NJ

12.75" x 11.5" x 2.5"
plexiglass, paper, and wood

2019

NY

The Confused Cupcake

One of Earliest Works with Wooden Base

Pan. Floral Shoe

12.8" x 11.8" x 1.75"
plexiglass, paper, and wood

The color stands for pansexuality.

2018

Sold at PULSE Miami 2018

The Bridal Hair Dress

37.4" x 32.6" x 3"
plexiglass, iridescent sheet, and wood
족두리와 드림댕기 (Jokduri & Dream Daenggi)

2018

Sold at PULSE Miami 2018

Practice

The Misty Eclipse

approx. 18.75" x 7" x 1"
only plexiglass

These three little pieces are their first attempt at trying out the acrylic sheets.

2018

The Abandoned Rocket

approx. 10" x 8.75" x 0.4"

The Early Bird Gets The Worm

approx. 16.25" x 10.25" x 0.8"

복주머니 (Bokjumeoni) | Lucky Pouch