'Starting Work' series

A commission by Koryo Studio with artist Kim Ik Hyon to produce a series of 5 linocuts based on typical jobs for young people. Koryo Studio discussed with 30 high school students what jobs they believed contribute the most to DPRK society today. The series was exhibited by curator Marc Roth at Verbeelde Werkelijkheid Gallery: Kunst uit Noord-Korea’ held on the 11th, 12th and 13th of May 2018 in the H29, Klingelbeekseweg in Oosterbeek, the Netherlands.

 

 

 

 

 

Korean academic Koen de Ceuster

Talk and discussion with Korean academic Koen de Ceuster, Leiden University during the art exhibition

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Original linocut and print

Artwork

Huichon speed

Huichon Speed
Year:2017
Artist: Kim Ik Hyon
Linoleum
Size: 50 x 70 cm
Price: 600 EUR
ID: L001

Bullseye

Bullseye!
Year:2017
Artist: Kim Ik Hyon
Linoleum
Size: 50 x 70 cm
Price: 600 EUR
ID: L002

Joy-of-a-Train-Attendant

Joy of a Train Attendant
Year:2017
Artist: Kim Ik Hyon
Linoleum
Size: 50 x 70 cm
Price: 600 EUR
ID: L003

Higher and Higher

Higher and Higher
Year:2017
Artist: Kim Ik Hyon
Linoleum
Size: 50 x 70 cm
Price: 600 EUR
ID: L005

Bright Streets

Bright Streets
Year:2017
Artist: Kim Ik Hyon
Linoleum
Size: 50 x 70 cm
Price: 600 EUR
ID: L004

Shipping is charged at 80 EUR or artworks may be collected from our studio in Beijing. Art may be returned to our office within 10 days of receipt for full refund less bank charges.

Further Commissioned Works

A Night in Pyongyang
Photographer Werner Kranwetvogel looking at the core elements of the Mass Games
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Great Harvest of the Sea
Great Harvest of the Sea
Ship and port themed linocuts by artist Hwang In Jae
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#85. CHON YONG SIK, 58, Bookshop Manager, Majon Guesthouse Resort
Photography: Matjaž Tančič
A series of more than 100 3D portraits of local North Koreans by this award winning photographer
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Tourist Map of Pyongyang
Gareth Fuller’s artworks are available as a special signed edition of 1,000 affordable silkscreen prints
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