Perspectives: Minouk Lim
|When||19 Nov 2011 - 18 Mar 2012|
|Where||Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
1050 Independence Ave SW
November 19 2011 – March 18 2012
The Rivers Restoration Project, one of the largest construction projects in South Korea’s history, has elicited considerable debate. In response, Seoul-based artist Minouk Lim staged a performance as the basis of her video The Weight of Hands. Capturing this silent ritual with a thermal imaging camera, Lim questions the effects of dramatic environmental change on the individual’s sense of place and self.
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