Commercial Photography & the Birth of Consumer, Han-Yong Kim

Commercial Photography & the Birth
Han-Yong Kim

 

Commercial Photography & the Birth of Consumer, Han-Yong KimCommercial Photography & the Birth
of Consumer  (광고사진과 소비자의 탄생)
Han-Yong Kim (김한용)
The Museum of Photography Seoul
English and Korean

Edited by Geeui Yu and Juhee Son
Text by Young June Lee (이용준), Boyoon Her (허보윤) and Dong-Jin Seo (서동진)

 

Hardcover
232 pages
220 x 310 mm
2011
ISBN 9788993748307

 

The Photography of Kim Han-Yong – a commercial photographer of the 1960s – shows the birth of consumption culture and the capitalist development of the 1960s. This book is published in conjunction with the exhibition ‘Kim Han-Yong—Commercial Photography & the Birth of the Consumer’ at The Museum of Photography, Seoul from December 2011 to March 2012. Kim Han-Yong’s work is divided into five sections: Classic Beauty, Discovery of Consumer, Portrait of the Consumer, Charm of the Non-real, and Erotic. An interview with the photographer as well as essays by critics and scholars are included. A timeline of his life and career is also included.

About the Artist
No information available.
About the Publisher
The Museum of Photography, Seoul is a photography museum in Bangi-dong, Songpa-gu, Seoul, South Korea.
photomuseum.or.kr

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