The 7th Korea International Photo Festival

최원호 기자 / Choi Won-ho, Global Newspaper, May 14, 2020

The theme held at the Seoul Arts Center from the 17th is 'Horizon of Relationship' ... Participated in Rania Matar, Ryan Shude, Katerina Belkina, etc. Participation in 'Special Exhibition' and 'Viewfinder of KIPF' include Sang-Woo Ko, Byung-Tae Kim, Byeong-Tae Kim, Eun-Gyu Ryu, and Jae-Gap Lee


The 7th Korea International Photo Festival 2020, which shows the current point of the rapidly changing modern photo art in the 4th Industrial Revolution era and can carefully predict the future changes, is the horizon of the relationship. (The Horizons of relations) 'will be held on the 17th at the Hangaram Design Museum, Seoul Arts Center. 

In the 21st century, the era of 'relationship', the main exhibitions that re-examine serious reflections and reflections on the lives of today, include Ryan Schude, Katerina Belkina, Rania Matar, and Lace Phone. Through the relationship between Lais Pontes and others, it reminds me of the messages of human origin from the contemporaries.

In the special exhibition, Sang-Woo Ko, Jin-Hee Kim, Jae-Gap Lee, and Won-Sik Won will participate in the theme of 'relationship.' Whether they are social animals or not, they consider the complex and diversified sociality of a series of events that occur during relationships.

In the 'Viewfinder of KIPF', which consists of three sections: Korean Sex Search, Choice 2020, and Portrait of the Era, Koenjae, Niko de la faye, Kim Byeong-tae, Kim Young-jae, Kim Yong-hwan , Yeo Sang-hyun, Eun-suk Yoon, Cheol-gyu Jang, and Ryu-gyu Ryu can look into the gazes of the artists who have been reflecting through the viewfinder with consistent long breathing.

In particular, KOREA PHOTO, a photo fair, can look at the colorful spectrum displayed by 18 artists armed with unique colors, and the exhibited works will be a photo marketplace that can be purchased in the field through dialogue with the artist.


In addition, 'All that Photobook', which exhibits colorful and photo collections that show the harmony of organic photos emitted by highly individualized works, is also worth noting.

Art director Yang Jeong-a said, "'The horizon of relationships' is a question of how we form and change relationships in a complex and diversified modern society, and at the same time, it offers a variety of perspectives on relationships, which means the meaning of our lives and human relationships that have changed. "It will be a chance to reflect on it again."

This exhibition will be held for 1 week from May 17 to 23.




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