High School Uni-Face: Girl

Maker(s)
작가: 서도호(한국, 1962년 태생, 미국에서 활동)
Historical period(s)
1997
Medium
종이에 C-프린트
Dimensions
높이 x 너비(전체): 175.3 x 127cm (69 x 50인치)
Geography
한국 서울
Credit Line
Freer|Sackler 프렌즈 기금으로 구입
Accession Number
S2006.34.2
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
사진
Type

사진

Keywords
여성, 초상화, 한국
Provenance
Provenance research underway.
Label

In this work, artist Do-ho Suh explicitly addresses the concept of identity from a transnational and a Korean perspective by creating a visual oscillation between the individual and the larger social collective, represented by his high-school class. Suh is interested in exploring the tension "between the singular and the plural. In the Korean language there is no such distinction."

Published References

David Hogge Carol Huh. Painting with Light: Photography at the Freer / Sackler. Washington, DC, 2017. 64, 67, 52.Korean Art in the Freer and Sackler Galleries. Washington, D.C. no. 11.6, p. 193.

Collection Area(s)
Korean Art, 현대 미술
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
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