'Starting Work' series

North Korean Art

A commission in 2015-2016 by Koryo Studio with artist Kim Ik Hyon to produce a series of 5 linocuts based on typical jobs for young women. Koryo Studio discussed with 30 female high school students what jobs they believed contribute the most to North Korea (DPRK) society today. The series was exhibited as part of the show ‘Kunst uit Noord-Korea’ at Verbeelde Werkelijkheid Gallery, Oosterbeek, the Netherlands, May 2018.
North Korean art, DPRK linocuts, north korea film posters, north korea art, north korea photographies, and other north korean art for sale please contact info@koryostudio.com.

 

 

North Korean art, DPRK linocuts, north korea film posters, north korea art, north korea photographies, and other north korean art for sale please contact info@koryostudio.com.

 

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

Original linocut and print

Artwork

Huichon speed
Huichon Speed
Year: 2016
Artist: Kim Ik Hyon
Linoleum
Size: 50 x 70 cm
Price: 600 EUR
ID: L001
Bullseye

Bullseye!
Year: 2016
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: 2016
Artist: Kim Ik Hyon
Linoleum
Size: 50 x 70 cm
Price: 600 EUR
ID: L003

Higher and Higher
Higher and Higher
Year: 2016
Artist: Kim Ik Hyon
Linoleum
Size: 50 x 70 cm
Price: 600 EUR
ID: L005
Bright Streets

Bright Streets
Year: 2016
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

North Korean Photography
A Night in Pyongyang
Photographer Werner Kranwetvogel looking at the core elements of the Mass Games
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Nothing to Envy
Model City: Pyongyang
A unique photographic journey through the socialist architecture and grand visions of DPRK’s capital
Read more.
Great Harvest of the Sea
Great Harvest of the Sea
Ship and port themed linocuts by artist Hwang In Jae
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Changgwangwon Health Complex
The Grand Tour: D.P.R.Korea
6A hugely ambitious project - Magnum photographer Carl De Keyzer on a 60 night tour
Read more.