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ART Fin runs holiday-themed exhibition in Seoul

By Park Yuna

Published : Dec. 10, 2023 - 15:01

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A poster of A poster of "The Present" (ART Fin)

Online art platform ART Fin kicks off the exhibition “The Present” on Tuesday at ART Fin gallery in Gangnam-gu, southern Seoul, bringing together seven artists -- Kwon Ji-young, Kim Su-cheol, Min Chan-wook, Bahk Young-hoon, Lee Gun-hee, Lee Si-san and Lee Yoon-jeong.

Coinciding with the holiday season, part of the sales from the exhibition will be donated to groups supporting underprivileged children, according to ART Fin.

The works on display include “Mycota,” an 80-centimeter-tall shelf made of aluminum by Lee Yoon-jeong, paintings created with hanji, traditional Korean mulberry paper, titled “Paper on Paper,” by Lee Gun-hee.

"Paper on Paper" by Lee Gun-hee (Courtesy of the artist, ART Fin)

ART Fin is an art investment business unit of TGS Group, a South Korean retail and finance company, launched in February. ART Fin is a portmanteau of “art” and “fintech.”

The exhibition runs through Jan. 9, 2024. The gallery is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and closed on Saturdays and Sundays.