Juxtapoz // Thursday, May 28, 2015
Korean artist Do Ho Suh draws attention to the ways viewers occupy and inhabit public space. Interested in the malleability of space in both its physical and metaphorical manifestations, Suh constructs site-specific installations that question the boundaries of identity.
Juxtapoz // Friday, November 22, 2013
We've been featuring the work of Korean sculpture Do Ho Suh a lot on the site recently, the artist is busy! One of his most recent works, in addition to his show at Lehmann Maupin Gallery in Hong Kong, is titled "Home Within Home" and is on display at the National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Seoul, Korea.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, November 14, 2013
We have shown you the fabric sculptures of Do Ho Suh recently on the site, and now these works are on display at Lehmann Maupin Gallery in Hong Kong through January 25, 2014. This is Suh's first solo show in Hong Kong, and coincides with the opening of Suh’s installation Home within Home within Home within Home within Home at the National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in his native Seoul, South Korea.
Juxtapoz // Monday, October 14, 2013
Korean artist Do Ho Suh has been on this site before with various and often a diverse range of fantastic sculptures. For an upcoming exhibition at Lehmann Maupin, the artist has created sculptures of common household items out of polyester fabric.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, March 19, 2013
We have posted the work of South Korean artist Do Ho Suh before, we loved his 23-foot tower of piggy-backed men in New Orleans. In this series of works the artist uses translucent nylon and stanless steel tubes to reconstruct replicas of homes he has lived in.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, February 28, 2013
Korean sculptor Do Ho Suh recently installed a 23-foot tower of piggy-backed men, each covering the eyes of the man below at the New Orleans Museum of Art. Entitled Karma, the sculpture is made from 98 cast stainless steel figures and appears to stretch infinitely into the sky.
Street Art // Wednesday, February 27, 2013
The extraordinary Korean installation artist, Do Ho Suh, has managed to create a giant H.R. Giger-looking alien tail out of 98 men standing on top of each other, with each figure covering each other’s eyes. Resemblances of a spinal cord also come to mind. Made from stainless steel, “Karma” was recently installed in the Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden at the New Orleans Museum of Art. At 23 feet tall bending to the sky, this piece is a must to see in person if you live in New Orleans.
Juxtapoz // Sunday, December 09, 2012
Do- Ho Suh is a Korean born sculptor and installation artist who’s changed the way we think about space. Best known for his intricate sculptures that defy conventional notions of scale and site-specificity, Suh's work draws attention to the ways viewers occupy and inhabit public areas.
Juxtapoz // Friday, June 15, 2012
“Falling Star” is an installation by South Korean artist, Do Ho Suh, which leaves a house balancing on the roof of a seven story building on the UC San Diego Campus. Looking as if the house dropped from the sky, visitors can view the piece on the roof, enjoy a beautiful well-manicured garden, and catch a descent view of the surrounding San Diego landscape.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, January 18, 2012
What to do with thousands of plastic toys of people raising their hands to the sky? Make the Floor installation which is what Korean designer Do Ho Suh has done. The installation takes of thousands of multicolored plastic toy figures "holding up a large glass plate that can hold the weight of people across the glass."