Euyoung Hong
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The Translation and Production of Urban Space
2018 Hyun Jung (Assistant Professor, Inha University) To what extent may a space be read or decoded? Under capitalism, the city became the center of gravity. Euyoung Hong has been consistently exploring the living condition of city dwellers, and urban ecology, which is constantly produced and made to disappear. The city is a space, wherein a.. / Read more
Spatial Thought through Capitalist Negative ..
2018 Euyoung Hong Dispossession occurs in a variety ways. External coercion by some superior power (merchants, states, colonial powers, multinationals, etc.) entails the penetration of some pre-existing social order and geographical terrain to the advantage of that power. Fresh room for accumulation must exist or be created if capitalism is to survive.. / Read more
Green from Green
Green from Green: Euyoung Hong's Sculptural Mapping of the Metropolization of Seoul 2017 Hye-yoon Jin (Art historian) A small potted plant sits on a corner, squashed against the ceiling. Placed on a ceiling corner instead of the floor, it could have gone unnoticed it if was not for the lighting. Upon a closer look, it’s clear that a plant can barely sta.. / Read more
Mapping the City
2017 Euyoung Hong October 19 - October 29, 2017 Nanji Art Show IV Mapping the City SeMA Nanji Exhibition Hall SeMA Nanji Residency Mapping in a flexible era has become a creative and critical intervention within broader discourses of space and the ways that it may be inhabited. Mapping is freed from the problems of factual legitimacy and .. / Read more
Constructed Landscape
2016 Euyoung Hong September 27 - October 14, 2016 NARS Foundation 201 46th St Brooklyn New York 11220 From September 27 to October 14, 2016, new sculptures and installation works are presented in my solo exhibition at NARS Foundation, New York. This exhibition, entitled Constructed Landscape includes a large spatial construction, Spatial Con.. / Read more
Constructed Landscape
2016 Euyoung Hong From 16 to 20 March, 2016, new sculpture and installation works are presented in the Young Korean Artists (YKA) exhibition at the Czong Institute for Contemporary Art (CICA) Museum in Korea. The exhibition, entitled Constructed Landscape, is composed of six sculpture and installation practices in Gallery 2 and a site-specific installation .. / Read more
Politics of Space, Social Economy of Space
2016 Chung-Hwan Kho (Art Critic) A Study of the Space of Han Pyeong . The space of han pyeong is filled with variety of objects, such as a fan, a light, cups, water bottles and food containers, most of which are made from plastic resources, and some other objects, including an abandoned chair, a drying rack, a ladder, steel rods and clear plastic slate-ro.. / Read more
The Manual: Parts and Labour Co-curated by John Chilver and Brighid Lowe 14 November - 14 December 2014 Osan Museum of Art, Osan Throwing Euyoung Hong In the exhibition, Parts and Labour, co-curated by John Chilver and Brighid Lowe, a particular condition of art-making is given to artists. The condition includes written instructions for the produc.. / Read more
Layering Spaces
Penumbra Bermondsey Project Space 46 Willow Walk London SE1 5SF 18 - 27 October 2012 Layering spaces by Euyoung Hong In the exhibition Penumbra, the exhibition space is allocated to each of eight artists to work their projects for one day each. Rather than gathering eight different complete works into one exhibition space by dividing that space into.. / Read more
Euyoung Hong 'Fragmented Space'
Youngeun Museum of Contemporary Art, Korea 9 April - 12 June, 2011 by Jienne Liu (Curator, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Korea) 2011 - This exhibition review was published in monthly Korean art magazine, Wolgan Misool, June, 2011. The exhibition Fragmented Space presented by Euyoung Hong comprehensively shows the artworks .. / Read more
Fragment as a Clue or a Beginning
by Sunyoung Lee (Art critic) 2011 The gallery space, currently exhibiting Euyoung Hong’s sculptural installation, at first glance gives a deserted feeling, as of entering an emptied space. It is because, like a white rabbit sitting on white snow, white wall pieces are installed on the whiteness of the gallery walls so that one scarcely sees them. The work, w.. / Read more
Fragmented Space
by Euyoung Hong 2011 The Politics of Spatial Arrangement The territory is made of decoded fragments of all kinds.[1] In the Choson dynasty (1392-1910) in Korea, Confucianism was inaugurated as the national ideology.[2] Architecturally, almost every aspect of both domestic and social life was directly or indirectly affected by Confucianism during t.. / Read more
Furniture Music
by Eva Diaz (Assistant Professor, History of Art and Design at Pratt Institute) 2007 Picture the interior of a corporate office, say IBM in its heyday in the 1950s or 1960s. As an extreme example of bureaucracized space, you probably can visualize it even if you haven’t actually seen it. Picture a vast area populated by endless rows of uniform desks, a seemi.. / Read more