Korea International Photo Festival 2020 kicks off

Reporter: Shin Kyung-hoon, Hankyung, May 5, 2020

Republic of Korea International Photography Festival 2020 is 'horizons of relations' topic in Hangaram Design Museum of the Arts 17 and the opening dayThis year's 7th annual event, over 1.000 works from 102 photographers at home and abroad will be exhibited until the 23rd.


In this week's main exhibition, artists such as Ryan Schud (USA), Katerina Belkina (Russia), Rania Matar (Lebanon), and Rice Ponchis (Brazil) have an impact on how our relationship affects our lives and how we change it. Presenting photographic works with insights into paper. With the rapid development of technology, the 21st century has undergone major changes in various areas such as society, economy, politics, and culture. The human world at the center of the world is also changing, so the relationship between people is also undergoing rapid changes. This week's exhibition will show works of photographers from various cultural backgrounds expressing their experiences and philosophies about their relationships.


The special exhibition consisted of portrait photography works such as Ko Sang-wooJin-hee KimJae-gap Leeand Beom-sik Won with the theme of 'relationship  )'Modern people inevitably live in many relationshipsIn the process, those who share the emotions and livesTherefore, the appearance of others is also our self-portraitThis special exhibition provides an opportunity to consider the meaning of life together through various portraits of various artists.


This exhibition is the first large-scale exhibition held with almost no evidence of new cases of new coronary infections in Korea.



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