• Choi-Da-Hyoung-The-Same-Area-19-Days-Later-Mercue-Hotel-in-Aden-Yemen-.jpg
  • Choi-Da-Hyoung-The-Same-Area-19-Days-Later-Mercue-Hotel-in-Aden-Yemen-.jpg
420
360
See zoomable image

Description

Artist:
Da Hyoung Choi
Artwork materials: 
Oil, oil bar & acrylic on canvas
Artwork size: 
180 x 210 cm

Artist Statement


My work archives existing documents such as literature, film footage, photographs and articles and translate them into paintings. I have archived images of buildings lost in the war and apply the Renaissance perspective defined by Leon Batista Alberti and Leonardo da Vinci and then, create a new image through painting.

It is a Renaissance perspective with exact rules, but there are many ambiguous sentences explaining the perspective. I applied the sentences to painting and created an abstract painting based on the found images. Renaissance perspective was originally a way for people to see non-visual things. Buildings lost in the war are also non-visual. I applied the Renaissance perspective to my painting in a contemporary way so that the buildings are reconstructed on my canvas. They become new images in my painting and will exist forever.

 

  • Includes a Certificate of Authenticity provided by Tagsmart - the new standard for authenticity in art

  • Interest Free Loan

    Toggle

    Own Art makes buying art easy and affordable by letting you spread the cost of your purchase over 10 months with an interest-free loan. Contact us to arrange to purchase work via Own Art

  • Returns policy

    Toggle

    If you are not satisfied with the artwork then you have 14 days after the date of collection to cancel your purchase by emailing info@mallgalleries.com.

    It is your responsibility to return the work to Mall Galleries in a safe manner and without causing any damage at your own expense.

    You will get a full refund as soon as possible after we receive the returned work, although we reserve the right to deduct a charge to put the work back into the condition it was when sold (if signs of damage or wear and tear after receiving the work of art are visible).

  • Sizes of Work

    Toggle

    Please note that the sizes stated are as supplied by the artist.

  • Terms & Conditions

    Toggle

Make an enquiry

CAPTCHA

This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.