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.
This is an opportunity for communication and understanding of the local community through locality research linked to residential artists of the Gyeonggi Creation Center and cultural arts within Gyeonggi-do. At the same time, it supports contemporary artists’ creative activities while providing discussion opportunities of the roles and identities that residential artists must aim for.
《Replay: with Paik’s Steps》, the creative youth workshop is a program where participants follow the artistic philosophy and attitude of Nam June Paik “with Paik’s Steps.” The media artist group Moojin Brothers led this workshop in which videos were produced with the theme of history, or broader, memory and records.
2018 Gyeonggi Creation Center Artist Residency Program for Young Artists 《Creative Active Imagination》
It is a creative art camp that combines the workshop, creation process, and exhibition for youth who are interested in two dimensional art (painting, drawing), installation, performance, or media/video. Show your active imagination dreaming of the future by becoming a young artist spending four days and three nights at GCC, the island for the artists!
The 《Irony & Idealism》 Korea-Germany Contemporary Art Exchange Exhibition (2017.9.28–12.03) that began at the Gyeonggi Museum of Modern Art in September 2017 and passed through the Seoul KF Gallery (2017. 12.14–2018. 1.13) will be open at the local museum Kunsthalle Münster in the NRW state of Germany in 2018.