For 50 Years, Giving Affection to the Truth of PhotographMonochrome Photographer, Hak-su KimSe-young Leeedition and translation: Jeonju Cultural FoundationIn 1827, Niepce, Joseph Nicéphore fixed the scenery on a slab of stone at which he looked down from the window of his house. After the dream that human beings had wanted to draw a picture with the light from nature came true, photograph was a new means storing memory. However, aroused at that time which the memory is perished, its unique nostalgia made photos something more than memory fixa..
A Portrait of an Average men in Jeonbuk – Geumpa Kim Jo-gyun -edition and translation: Jeonju Cultural FoundationI. Preface“Is it right to write this article as a son of Geumpa Kim Jo-gyun?” This is the first question that the author has from the beginning. But the author takes a notion to write it in three aspects. The first is the author’s scholarly conscience and artistic pride. The second is massive materials which the author has. The third is an academic desire that the author can get a sense of the then social structure through this ..
Artist Park Nam-jae strolling between Abstraction and Conception and sublimating Self into Nature Writing: Koo Hye-kyeong He was born in Sunchang, Jeonnbuk in 1929, and in his childhood made himself famous as a basketball player, but quit the sports for the reason of health and spent the time in drawing at Art Institute below Mt. Namsan, Seoul. With such a concern about art, he entered Seoul National University College of Art, but as soon as he entered the college he quit the school owing to The Korean War and came down to his homet..
Artist Park Min-pyung who loved Nature and Life as a Realism Romanticist Writing: Koo Hye-kyeong “I have few sketched pictures. To recompose the memory which I saw and felt in living on the canvas is my work method. The place where I was born and bred is Buan, Jeonbuk. Mt. Byunsan stands lofty to the west, the sea spreads to Yellow Sea to the east, and high and low mountains and fields cluster, and the scenery of seasons were beautiful and affluent. As I spent the years up to adolescence with such natural environments, I remembe..
Gentleman Artist Kwon Byung-yeol enjoying vivid brush taste Writing: Koo Hye-gyeong Cheonggok Kwon Byung-yeol was born in 1924 at Mangsang-myeon, Iksan. Yeosan near Mangsan-myeon is Garam Lee Byung-ki's home town, Priest Kim Dae-geon's remains place. Garam Teacher Lee Byung-ki is Cheonggok's senior and had a close relationship from his childhood. So Garam created the nickname ‘Cheonggok’ before age 30, so both are intimate. Recalling the memory with Garam Teacher, he has the memory that he drank Maggeolri with the teacher in a 5-da..
Sunmu Hong, a Painter Implementing the Purity of 'Hometown' through Pictures Written by: Jeonghak Choi Painter Hong is 87 years old this year. The 80 years is enough for some people to have various name cards and titles but he has just taken 2 routes. One is as an educator and the other is a painter. He taught arts to students even on the road of the educator for 40 years, meaning that he has dedicated his life to painting. Feeling Fine when Painting a Picture Exactly the Same He was born with 5th child out of 9 siblings..
Painter Ha Ban-yeong Written by: Jeonghak Choi Like the Wind not to be caught in the Net, Painter Ha Ban-yeong Painter Ha Ban-yeong is an elder writer who left a large footprint in the formation and development of Jeonbuk Art. He doesn't lay down a brush now even at the age of 95 and conducts a creative activity enthusiastically. While he was undergoing the operation of brain tumor some years ago, he lost his sight in one eye. And underwent the operation of colorectal cancer in late fall of 2012, but he doesn't stop facing the canv..
Wooncho, Oh Jeong-sook Master: “Without Sori, I would have no values to exist in this world!” Written by: Okkyung Yang By nature a girl-like fine and sweet character, decent behavior, not-flowing cheerfulness, in the car going to see Great Singer Oh Jeong-sook, mounted a sound source of Master's Chunhyangga downloaded in advance. The part, Lee Do-ryong scolds Banja and threatens him, then changes into appealing interestingly ‘Look at the sun’ the part. She sings the title 'the part when Lee Do-ryong, goes to see Chunhyang’. Bu..
Great Singer, Eun Hee-jin. “Too attractive hero of Changgeuk stage! and Husband!” Written by: Okkyung Yang When we write a piece of writing to introduce a figure, we always start to tell when he was born and where. But this writing meeting Great Singer Eun Hee-jin is reverse. The explanation of the mind that I cannot help telling his death age lies in a screaming sigh exploded unconsciously after listening to he sang. ‘How! an excellent singer passed away too fast!’ With this scream-like sigh… Pansori singer Eun Hee-..