2018 GMoMa 《Wanted》 to Celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the Children’s Mural Project ‘Wall of Hope’
Nam June Paik Art Center is delighted to host the 2018 International Symposium, ‘The Gift of Nam June Paik 10’ from October 12th to 13th under the title, Future Museum: From Public to Commons. The international symposium series, ‘The Gift of Nam June Paik’ also welcomes its 10th anniversary and this year it has been designed to review the past decade of Nam June Paik Art Center.
Symposium in connection with Gyeonggi Provincial Museum’s Special Exhibition on Goryeo Dogyeong (Illustrated Account of Goryeo)
The 2018 ‘CREATOR X MAKER’ presents original and interesting artistic methodologies that actively introduce the concept of and research on human instinct, sense, contingency, spontaneity, body, and individuality that counterpose modernity, which is based on standardization, causality and collective logic. Furthermore, the program provides a gathering with artists of various nationalities to share their individual opinions and self-help ways of practice, beyond modern categories such as nationality, race, and language.
Recruitment of Participants for Civil Lecture and Workshop “2018 Empathic Study of Gyeonggi – Guri City”
The Gyeonggi Cultural Foundation and the Guri Culture Center provide a civil lecture, which aims to help people understand the existing regional culture, and a participatory-type workshop, through which citizens will imagine the future community together, in order to establish ‘citizen-led urban culture.’ It will be a great occasion for Guri citizens to meet researchers of regional study in diverse fields and to communicate openly and freely about the community.
For this exhibition the curators of GMoMA selected representative artworks in the collection by considering its value in the context of art history and contemporary scenes. The curators conducted three meetings to select appropriate work for the exhibition from among the 559 pieces; 99 pieces were selected to represent GMoMA.