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MMCA and Korean Cultural Center in Hong Kong, 《Nevertheless, History Continues》

18 July 2019 - 07 Sep 2019


Exhibition Poster of 《Nevertheless, History Continues》

The exhibition 《Nevertheless, History Continues》 commemorates the 100th Anniversary of the March 1st Movement and the Establishment of the Korean Provisional Government by spotlighting the meaning of the March 1st Movement with worldwide and contemporary perspective, and interpret it through media arts. 1919 March 1st Movement is regarded as one of the most significant national anniversaries in Korean modern history. This exhibition grasped the implication that 3.1 Movement messages to the contemporary society as ‘the eager for freedom from the suppression’, and ‘endeavor for better society’. It is co-presented by Korean Cultural Center in Hong Kong, Hong Kong Arts Centre ifva, and MMCA(National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art) Residency Goyang. MMCA Residency Goyang presented four Korean artists from their Residency in 2017 and 2018, LEE Minha, AN Yuri, LEE Jaeuk and SHIN Jung-kyun. Ifva presented three artists Jess LAU, Chloe CHEUK, and TUNG Wing-Hong.

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Minha Lee, 〈Trinity - rewriting the Heungboga〉, 2019. 3 channel video, 7min 40sec.


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