Cosmetic Girls: Hein-kuhn Oh
by Various
Publisher's Description
Hein-Kuhn Oh began photographing girls in 2001 with the Girl's Act series. Cosmetic Girls, a series dating from 2005 – 2009, was exhibited at the Kukje Gallery Seoul, and is presented here along with explanatory essays by the artist and Su-Mi Kang of Seoul University's Institute of Aesthetics. Consisting of portraits of girls discovered on the street wearing make-up, Cosmetic Girls explores voyeurism and the psychological border between childhood and maturity, commenting also upon what Hein-Kuhn Oh calls ‘the duality in Korean society between the subject and the object of desire’.
ISBN: 8996295434
Publisher: Iann
Hardcover : 132 pages
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