Kolmapäeval, 11. oktoobril 2017, kell 18:15
Gyu-chan Jeon (Korea Riikliku Kunstiülikooli (K-Arts) professor)
The Japanese Ukiyo-e and the European Impressionism, but the Korean Poongsokwha (風俗畵)?
It is now well known that the (post)Impressionism of Europe has been influenced significantly by the ukiyo-e tradition of/from Japan. In the presentation the ukiyo-e will be examined as a phenomenon of mass media and everyday mass culture/life of new urbanity. By introducing a famous Korean painter named Yoon Bok Shin, the presenter will try to evaluate the similar features/styles/esthetics in his trendy secular paintings.