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Kong Sung-Hun

by IRIS MOON


KONG SUNG-HUN, Driving at Night, oil on canvas, 2003.

In Kong Sung-hun's "Nights of Byeokje II,” the artist uses a light projection installation and oil paintings to create a nighttime picture of Byeokje, the artist's home since 1998. It's a district that lies on the outskirts of Seoul, close to the satellite town of Ilsan City, which many commuters call home.

Kong is known for his projection-based work, which often depicts the artist's body, cut and morphed into bizarre, squirming insects. In his…

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