Riyoo Kim “Symbolicus”
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Riyoo Kim is influenced by science fiction, street culture, and animation, however, he has also received inspiration from ancient ritual wares made during the Jomon era, a prehistoric time in Japan. He believes that creation is the process of saving his soul. Since ancient times, awe and wonder in natural providence have continuously driven people to create things like prayers. He thinks that this activity makes people forget about life’s anxieties.He was prized semi-grand prix on Modern Ceramic Art Exhibition in KOBE Biennale 2009. Since 2004 he has held many solo exhibitions and has participated in group exhibitions. His artworks were exhibited at the Kansai Airport lounge as public art as well as at international art fairs, including KIAF 2011 and 2016 in Korea, Art Stage Singapore in 2016, and Art Fair Tokyo in 2017.In this exhibition, he will present an installation focusing on human thought, which named “Symbolicus”.
from April 13, 2018 to April 28, 2018