Category Archive: Current Artists

Paul Fortunato

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     Paul Fortunato was born in Flushing, New York in 1962.  Fortunato is primarily a painter, although his last solo exhibit was exclusively 3D assemblage works, a first for him.  He graduated from… Continue reading

Whazzit

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Whazzit is a Canadian artist who works in ansi, a form of textmode pixel art that uses extended asci characters to draw digital pictures. He began drawing in 1994 when he joined the… Continue reading

김영랑 . Kim Young-Rang

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Kim Young-rang majored in Fine Arts and visualizes her inner world through symbols and motifs. Motifs she’s currently focussing on are chairs, rag dolls, and children. In her work chairs symbolise authority, the… Continue reading

Lim Shengen

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I am interested in the ideas of lost, be it an object, a moment, a sensation or even a being. I often find myself lost within experiences, overwhelmed by the multiple interpretations from… Continue reading

Rhiannon Adams

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Born in the early 90’s in Texas and currently living in Daejeon, South Korea, Rhiannon Adams has been working primarily with film photography for the past few years. Her work has been showcased… Continue reading

Telly Kongolo

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Jean Telly Kongolo is from the Democratic Republic of the Congo and was born in Kinshasa. He studied at the Fine Arts Academy in Kinshasa and continued his studies in China and France.… Continue reading

Leela Bear

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Leela Bear (Alice Gouws) grew up in the Western Cape, predominantly the Little Karoo and coastal. It is here where she came to note the Mandelbrot (self-similar patterns) within nature which in turn… Continue reading

Reggie Hart

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Canadian artist Reggie Hart has been living in Korea for over 15 years and in Daejeon for about one year. In the spring of 2005, acting on a lifetime of desire and artistic… Continue reading

김해범 . Hae Bum Kim

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My work is focused on ceramics in everyday life. I would like to create my unique style in form and color, based on Korean traditional ceramic art. I studied at Mokwon University, Daejeon,… Continue reading

김 해 숙 . Haesook Kim

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Haesook Kim is a South Korean born artist specialising in delicate papercut art. She graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts and a Master of Fine Arts from Hannam University. Past solo exhibitions:… Continue reading

Christopher Maslon

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Born in 1972 and from Monson, Massachusetts, Maslon is an artist whose work is most highly influenced by Andy Warhol, Robert Rauschenberg, Peter Max and Roy Lichtenstein– all of whom he had met… Continue reading

Suné Horn

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Born in South Africa during the 80’s, Suné has been drawn to changing environments ever since.  Starting out mainly working in pencil and pastels, she expanded her skill set to include 3D rendering… Continue reading

정진 . Jin Jung

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Jin Jung graduated from Ewha University and holds a bachelor’s degree in public health. She has long been interested in the arts and began making pottery in 2005. Now, she is attending graduate… Continue reading

Rosalie O. Knaack

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Rosalie Osborn Knaack is a native of San Antonio, Texas who has lived in Daejeon, South Korea since 2007. She is currently studying Ceramic Design at Kongju National University. As a ceramic and… Continue reading

Monica Nickolai

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Monica Nickolai is a writer and multi-media installation artist interested in language and storytelling. Born in the U.S., Nickolai received her MFA in writing from School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Her… Continue reading

James Knaack

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James Knaack is from San Antonio, Texas, USA; he has lived in Daejeon since 2007, teaching first at KAIST and now at Hongik University’s Sejong campus. James is presently studying in the graduate… Continue reading

Eibhlín Ní Fhallamháin

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Eibhlín Ní Fhallamháin is from Co. Mayo, Ireland and has lived in Daejeon for over 3 years. She works mainly in ink, acrylics, and pastels. She has previously shown work as part of… Continue reading

Deborah Fallon

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Deborah is from Los Angeles, California and spent many years in Ireland, which she considers her second home. She has been a member of the Daejeon Arts Collective since 2013 and works with… Continue reading

Alla Ponomareva

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Alla Ponomareva is a contemporary portrait and family photographer living in Daejeon, South Korea. Over the past five years, Alla has been published in newspapers, magazines and exhibitions in Europe, Asia and the United… Continue reading

Michael Mellinger

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Michael Mellinger was born near Saint Louis, Missouri in 1982. He works mainly with landscape and nature photography. Having just started around 7 years ago with photography when he moved to Daejeon, South… Continue reading

A.C. Parsons

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 A.C. Parsons is from Chico, California. He has been living in Daejeon, South Korea for the past 10 years. AC is a passionate photographer, with 90% of his photographic work done in Daejeon.… Continue reading