Ginseng for Art

October 2010

South Korea`s art Biennial

With Media City and the Gwangju and Busan Biennials, South Korea is host to three consecutive large-scale events, in a bustling art scene gaining more and more importance on the Asian continent. Fully wired and global, but politically scarred, having felt the clash between democrat-isation and economic engineering too many times, where else would the shock of the now be so keenly felt?
I hate Karl Marx, 2010 by Rainer Ganahl Courtesy: Elaine Levy Projects, Brussels; Alex Zachary, New York; Fruit and Flower Deli, Stockholm
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