Opening with a clip from her film Dress Vehicle, audiences were introduced to Korean artist Haegue Yang’s primordial way of communication. The video exhibits a machinic structure, with a precarious pile of cubes, being driven around the gallery by a mysterious internal conductor. As the mass whirls around the space, a ‘narrator’ emits whispers, wails and melodies, as if translating the object’s movement into sound. For Haegue Yang, the most recent recipient of the Wolfgang Hahn Prize, objects, textures, sounds and scents make for multi-sensorial environments, reflecting her yen for site-specific research and context-oriented practice.
After majoring in graphics at Chung-Ang University, Kim has been working as a graphic designer. In 2012, he switched his major to photograph..by hello! ARTIST