Jungwon's Portfolio/Portfolio Book(30)
G & G - Girlish and glamorous A life of female can be divide into two parts: a girl and a matured woman. This life of female became a motif of creating an image of brand (BRAND IDENTITY) in this work. The symbols of two contrasting images emphasizing freshness of a girl and matureness of a woman called ‘girlish’ and ‘glamorous’ were edited with real images of a store. Moreover, I made a brand shopp..
Wear me ! A type of clothes I enjoy wearing can express my individuality and accordingly it can be art. I used mainly black and a few other colors to try different style in order to challenge my ordinary characteristic.
Generation space As people get old, the character of their rooms changes together. There are distinct characteristics on the color and arrangement in the space of teens,thirties,fifties, and seventies, which sum up their life. I reinterpreted this characteristics into visual language by making three dimensional work.
Words maker Can we possibly talk without our tongues? Following to this question, I believe the tongue is the creator of a word. A word is created by the tongue and we make specific images by listening to it. Thus, I tried to express the individuality based on the tongue’s form, color, and texture in this work.
PIZZAHOLIC A combination of my favorite food and people. There are my friends expressing happiness on the life-size pizza made by clay. The pizza looks very tempting that I almost tried some.
Funny fingers We can acknowledge the feelings of people by looking at their face expression. Especially, my face reveals my emotions easily. Thus, this work of my portrait was focused on describing expressions on my face based on diverse kinds of emotions. The fingers helped expressing diversity of my expression and the simple tone helped simplifying emotions on each parts.
Dreaming SHOE Everyone could long for the grown-up’s world when they are young. My wish in the childhood was wearing a nice high heels like an adult. This work talks about my past dream when I was a girl with full of curiosity and wanting to grow up fast in order to enter the grown-up’s world. Diverse kinds of color, fabrics printed with fancy patterns, a steel wire, and other interesti..
Ms. Beauty Ms. Beauty Women never stop their pursuit of beauty. They decorate themselves with makeup and fancy clothes. This work is motivated by models and talks about dignified women by having beauty. I tried different methods like making a carbon copy from the magazine to finish the work.
Concrete jungle The first impression of the city packed with buildings is like a concrete jungle. The inside of it is related one to another, so if one of them is missing, all the relationship collapse. In this work, the thread dangling from one to other represent this characteristic of the city. Also, my favorite part of the city, the lights of the urban nightscape, is done by diverse kinds ..
Introduce myself ! Introduce myself ! People introduce themselves with the language. It is a simple speech, but can be seen as a moment to give the person’s first impression to others. While thinking about this, I made a portrait with words describing me. I only used three simple colors to simplify the form and shade of my face.
Real DISTOPIA Flowers are beautiful but feeble existences. Especially a thin stem holding a flower makes me think of a slender but honorable life. However, there is also ‘strongness’ on the other side of flowers. There needs to be time and patience for a flower to put down roots and start to sprout. This effort must be ‘strongness’ of flower in order to overcome ‘dystopia’ and b..
Walking into the past Walking into the past Each nation has their own traditional art. I reinterpreted the Korean traditional painting about the ten traditional Symbols of Longevity. In my work, there are imaginary animals drawn by specific lines and a few colors in order to follow Korean traditional painting but, I put myself into the landscape and used the Western mediums at the same time.