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.
십장생 (ship-jangsaeng) | 10 Longevity
탈 (tal) | Mask
꽃신 (ggotshin) | Floral Shoe
The Confused Cupcake
13.4" x 8.4" x 2"
plexiglass, paper, wood, and glitter
This doesn't relate to the Korean American concept, simply a playful sculpture they made for fun.
Sold at PULSE Miami 2018
One of Earliest Works with Wooden Base
복주머니 (Bokjumeoni) | Lucky Pouch
32" x 23" x 5"
paper and gatorfoam
The sculpture Kim happened to make in Tomokazu Matsuyama's class as an assignment became their first step to this whole portfolio.