Girl with a Shoe

The process of creating Bunche painting, Girl with a Shoe (61 x 46 cm, 2014) was created as Documentation Art piece (3min 10sec).

This project shows the virtual aspect of the actual Bunche painting. How the painting is created to become the actual painting through the repetitive process of creation. The images of the painting synchronizes with the Dance with Fragrance of Silence by Hwang Byungki who is a great Korean Gayagum musician.

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Director Biography

Hyeyoung was born in South Korea, and earned a PhD degree in Contemporary Arts at Lancaster University. Her PhD research investigates the boundaries between painting and film, and explores the potentiality of digital documentation of the process of Korean Bunche painting as an independent fine art piece from the final stage of the painting. This practice also re-invent French philosopher Gilles Deleuze's theory of art as Transcendental Realism.

Hyeyoung earned a BFA and an MFA in Korean painting at Kyung Hee University, South Korea. After 10 years working experience as a practicing artist, she came to San Francisco in 2010 to study contemporary art at the San Francisco Art Institute. This trans-cultural experience led her to develop a new way of seeing everyday life, not through fixed identity and pre-existing categories, but rather infused with the notion of differenciation, and in search of truths as a process.

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