Kobo Blog

Leeum

A Guide to Seoul’s Top Contemporary Art Galleries

Ana Brdar writes A Guide to Seoul’s Top Contemporary Art Galleries  For the most of the post-war period, Seoul has remained largely off the radar when it comes to contemporary art. However, Korea’s rapid modernization and economic success resulted in an emerging art scene that has been building up for the last couple of decades. The increasing numbers of world-class museums, galleries and…
Continue Reading
Nori Elahim

Immortalizing Wisdom in Arabic Calligraphy

“And God said “Love Your Enemy,” and I obeyed him and loved myself.” Is a famous quote by the writer, poet and visual artist, Gibran Khalil Gibran; and one of the many quotes that Nori Elhami has curated in her art. Nori Elhami is a Fine Arts Major who works mainly in exquisite calligraphy with metallic and gemstones inspired theme. Her work is associated with lifestyle and luxury.…
Continue Reading
Salvator Mundi

Salvator Mundi: The Story Behind the Painting

We just can't get enough of the Salvator Mundi so thought we'd hear what Ana Brdar has to say. The record-breaking sale of Salvator Mundi, one of the rare paintings attributed to the Renaissance master Leonardo da Vinci, quickly became the most sensational news that came out of the art world in recent years. It was confirmed that the buyer of the painting was Abu Dhabi's Department of…
Continue Reading

Categories

Categories