Monday, February 29, 2016

[Culture] Daegu Art Musem: The First Exhibition of 2016

                                                                                                                          Photo: DAM website
Daegu Art Museum: The First Exhibition of 2016
Daegu Art Museum is held its first exhibition of 2016 this month. It presents diverse works of artists from Daegu who have been successfully working as modern artists in Korea and abroad as well. Daegu Art Museum hold their first exhibition with diversified programs for the purpose of advance of an art standard of Daegu Metropolitan City.    

Visitors can enjoy 11 exhibitions for this spring including special exhibition, international exchange exhibition, and yearly exhibition.  

#Exhibition1 Sun-cheol KWUN: The Gaze
The artist was born in Changwon, South Gyeonsangdo Province and raised in Daegu. Gyeongpook province. He express his sadness about the loss of father and uncle in the Korean war through art works. He also enjoyed drawing mountains, and rivers in Korea and the old and women in small country villages.

#Exhibition2 Highlights of Kim Inhan's Collection - Beautiful Gifts
The exhibition titled《Highlights of KIM In-han’s Donated Works – Beautiful Gifts》is the first highlight exhibition to provide opportunities for viewers to relish the donated works of Chairman KIM In-han of Yusung Construction while honoring the spirit of his beautiful donation. After he expressed his will to donate his prolific art collection early 2015, he donated 578 pieces of paintings and video works to Daegu Art Museum on June 20 of the same year.

Viewers can relish and compare artistic features of works in the two exhibition halls, while enjoy the artistic value of works in each hall. The exhibition will offer them an aesthetic ground with the nostalgic resonance.

#Exhibition3 Design and Art [DNA]
Design and art, DNA, means collaboration of design and fine art. In this exhibition viewers will see how art is connected to other parts of society such as economy, and social culture rather than is existed as art itself. The organizer of the exhibition, Yoo Myung Jin, said "The exhibition presents current, and new status of art and designs which is breaking down each others' boundaries".

Daegu Art Museum
Opening Hours
-April-October: 10:00a.m.-7:00p.m.

-Novemver-March: 10:00a.m.-6:00p.m.

Ticket is available 30minutes before opening and one hour before closing.
Every Monday Closed.
(If the national holiday falls on Monday, the musem is closed the following day.) 

Address : 40 Misulgwan-ro, Suseong-gu, Daegu 42250, Korea
More Information :  (English)
Inquiry : 053-790-3000

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