Kim Kim Gallery presents

킴킴 갤러리 기획: 더글라시즘 페스티벌

SEOUL 2013


Kim Kim Gallery´s Douglasism Festival is an attempt to appraise and celebrate the eccentricity and uniqueness evident in Douglas Park´s works that are often made in cooperation with other artists, as well as Douglas Park´s other involvement in his fellow artist´s work. The event promises deep insight into the working methods, perspectives and traits of Douglas Park´s input and work.

So just who is Douglas Park? The term Douglasism is derived from Douglasisms: the title of a 2005 event, organized by the London based collective, Decima, taking place on Douglas Park´s 33rd birthday, held at London´s Gallery Upstairs. Kim Kim Gallery adopted this title, considering Douglasism to be a many-layered perspective on the creativity of Douglas Park. The word Douglasism alludes to the names of art, cultural, political and social movements. Douglas Park is a polyvalent aritst, actor, performer, narrator, author and curator, Douglas Park is an exponent and specimen of art-catalysis. For many years now, Kim Kim Gallery has closely followed and supported Douglas Park´s activities.

Participants: Douglas Park (UK), Monika K. Adler (POL), Damien Airault (FR), Matthew Burbidge (UK), Marc Vaulbert de Chantilly (UK), Alex Chappel (UK), Jean-Philippe Convert (BE), Sonia Dermience (BE), Nico Dockx (BE), Jonathan Lahey Dronsfield (UK), David Evrard (BE), Dirk Fleischmann (DE), Claire Fontaine (FR), Maria Teresa Gavazzi (I), Anthony Gross (UK), Ann Veronica Janssens (BE), Sumi Kang (KR), Haeju Kim (KR), Oan Kim (FR), Oksun Kim (KR), Kosten Koper (UK), Clemens Krümmel (DE), Sanggil Lee (KR), Young June Lee (KR), Rut Blees Luxemburg (DE), Olive Martin (BE), Jan Mast (BE), Christina Mitrentse (UK), Michelle Naismith (UK), Sebastian & Thierry Paulico (FR), Owen Piper (UK), Rano (CL), Rckay Rax (UK), Aeon Rose (UK), Kurt Ryslavy (A), Ilona Sagar (UK), Paul Sakoilsky (UK), Gideon Cube Sherman (UK), Simon Tyszko (UK), U Sunok (KR), Rob Voerman (NL), Mark Aerial Waller (UK), Piers Wardle (UK), Keef Winter (UK), and more

Partners: Allotrope Press (UK), Black Sheep Lecture, Bruno Glint (UK), Corner Art Space, Cinematheque Seoul, Decima Gallery (UK), Gagarin, Institution of Rot (UK), Komplot (BE), Le Commissariat (FR), Lightmachine Agency (BE), Metronome Press (UK), Red Gallery (UK), Residence Gallery (UK), Seoul Art Cinema, Takeout Drawing, Trinity ∴ Arts Communications (UK), Workroom Press, and more.

With the support of: Amado Art Space/Lab, Coreana Cosmetics, Eulji Foundation, FLACC (BE), Flemish Government (BE), Goethe Institut Seoul, Ilhyun Museum, Ilmin Museum, Institut Français Corée du Sud, Kwanhoon Gallery, Onground, Seoul Foundation for Arts and Culture.

Date: Thursday, 10th October ­ Tuesday, 12th November 2013

Download the program in Korean here: PDF Korean
Download the program in English here: PDF English

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