Catalogue published in conjunction with the group exhibition 'Min Joong Art: A New Cultural Movement in Korea' at Artists Space, New York in 1988. Includes texts about the development of Minjung movement in Korea in relation to Minjung art and culture by Shim Kwanghyun, Sung Wankyung, Lucy R. Lippard and Um Hyuk. A program list and artist biographies are also included.
'The presentation of this work comes at a time when much of the world's attention is focused on Korea as it coincides with the 1988 Summer Olympic Games in Seoul. The work in the exhibition illustrates an exciting combination of activism and artistic output which comments on Korea's cultural and political past as well as its present.'- excerpted from the catalogue.
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