October 21st Sun 2012 Joongang Sunday Magazine 왜소한 조각가, 권오상 권혁재 기자의 不-완벽 초상화 “조각가치고는 왜소한 체격. 무거운 조각상을 다루며 옮기기가 버거웠다. 옮기기 쉽고 가벼운 조각을 궁리했다. 사진을 오려 붙여 입체 조각상을 만들었다. 내가 머리에 인 조각상의 무게는 2.990kg. 세상 어디에도 없던 ‘사진 조각’은 나의 왜소함에서 탄생했다.” 권혁재<email@example.com> http://sunday.joins.com/article/view.asp?aid=27870Read more "2012, Joongang Sunday Magazine"
cover p.10~p.13Read more "2012, Lodown Magazine #77"
Cover p.74~p.77Read more "2012, Art in Culture June"
English / Korean Contemporary Art of Osang Gwon Hanseung Ryu, Curator, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Korea 1. In general, Osang Gwon’s oeuvre consists largely of Deodorant Type, The Flat, and The Sclupture series. Started in beginning of 1998, Deodorant Type is the oldest, most acclaimed of Gwon’s art practice. In the so-called ‘photo-sculpture’, the artist takes photographs of a subject in many…Read more "2012, Contemporary Art of Osang Gwon, Hanseung Ryu"
May 11th Fri 2012 Seoul TimesRead more "2012, Seoul Times"
May 10th Thu 2012 International Herald TribuneRead more "2012, International Herald Tribune"
May 9th Wed 2012 The Korea Times Photographic sculptures fuse planarity and 3D By Kwon Mee-yoo The concept of conventional sculpture and photography is turned upside down upon within the walls of the Arario Gallery Cheongdam, in Seoul, where solo exhibition of Gwon O-sang, also styled as Osang Gwon, is taking place. Photos of a…Read more "2012, The Korea Times"
May 8th Thu 2012 Ajookyunggae ‘사진조각’창조한 권오상 “나는 조각가다” 아주경제 박현주 기자= 2년전 미국 뉴욕 첼시에 있는 아라리오뉴욕에서 개인전을 열고 있을때다. 그 앞에있는 세계적인 화랑 페이스갤러리에서는 데이비드 호크니의 (75)전시가 열리고 있었다. 어느날 갤러리관계자가 그의 전시를 보러왔을때 “네 작업이 호크니의 작업과 연관성이 있는 것 같다”며 “호크니와 만나게 해주겠다”고 했다. 그동안 자신의 작업을 두고 (입체주의적인 포토몽타주작업을 시도했던)호크니의…Read more "2012, Ajookyunggae"
May 8th Thu 2012 JoongangRead more "2012, Joongang"
Cover p.368~p.371Read more "2012, Heren"
Cover p.252~p.253Read more "2012, Dazed & Confused #46"
p.10~p.13Read more "2012, Raume"
Cover p.21~p.25Read more "2012, Speed Vol.3"
Cover p.170~p.171Read more "2011, W"
Cover p.6~p.7Read more "2011, VOGUE, Fashion into art"
English / Korean Interview with DEZINE Magazine What was your departure point for creating this new so called “photo-sculpture” or “hybrid sculpture”? Did you set your mind on discovering a new genre of sculpture from the beginning, did you wish to challenge traditional norms of sculpture by means of deconstruction or was it just an experimentation that…Read more "2011, DEZINE Magazine, Greece"
English / Korean Contemporary Art From Korea – Peppermint Candy Exhibition Catalog for National Museum Of Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea, August 2010 Advertisement, which determines the current of popular culture, has established itself as an important medium of communication for not only the maker and the consumer but the artist and the audience as well. Gwon Osang’s…Read more "2010, Contemporary Art From Korea – Peppermint Candy"
p.3~p.4Read more "2010, Scene Playbill"
December 1th Wed 2010 Dongascience “나는 조각가다” [수지니의 미술공부]권오상 개인전: 토르소 <전시를 돌아다니다 보면 자꾸 나타나는 작가가 있다. 아마 작가의 작업이 인기가 있거나, 기획자(큐레이터)가 판단하기에 꼭 들어가야 하는 작품일 수도 있을 것이다.그 중 한 사람이 조각가 권오상이다. 2010년 11월 한 달 동안 나는 권오상 작가의 작업을 서울의 서로 다른 공간에서 세 번 만났다. 리움 특별전인 <미래의…Read more "2010, Dongascience.com"
November 24th Wed 2010 hankooki.com 조각가 권오상, 모터사이클, 현대조각을 묻다 <토르소> 전서 ‘더 스컬프쳐’ 시리즈 완성작들 선보여 모터사이클 다섯 대가 갤러리를 점령했다. 바이크 족의 로망이자, 동시대 모터사이클 디자인의 마스터피스라 불리는 두카티의 모델 네 대와 MV아구스타 모델 한 대다.이 중엔 모터사이클의 F-1 대회 격인 ‘모터 GP’ 우승 모델과 천재 디자이너 마시모 탐부리니가 2006년 이탈리아 월드컵 우승을 기념해 한정판으로 제작한 모델도 자리한다. 물감이 흘러내릴 듯…Read more "2010, Hankooki.com"
English / Korean Memories of Future Exhibition Catalog for Leeum, Seoul, Korea, August 2010 Photography is the easiest and most effective tool for capturing three-dimensional spaces in two-dimensional images. Thus, far more than painting or sculpture, its functional aspect of representing the reality as is has been greatly emphasized. Photographic images, however, constitute their own worlds…Read more "2010, Memories of Future, Catalog for Leeum"
Cover p.6~p.7Read more "2010, Etapes Vol.31"
Cover p.36~p.41Read more "2009, ALLIMITE Nov/Dec"
Remix Magazine Argentina Nov.Read more "2009, Remix Magazine Argentina November"
Cover p. 40Read more "2009, art in ASIA Aug."
Cover p. 214~ p.215Read more "2009, FRAME #69"
Cover p.112 ~ p.123Read more "2009, Monthly Art Magazine April"
Cover p. 86 ~ p. 89Read more "2009, ARTVAS March"
Cover p. 64 ~ p. 66Read more "2009, CA March"
English / Korean Interview with Aesthetica Magazine Some of your works, specifically in the ‘Deodorant Type’ series, feature figures with deformities or additional limbs or appendages. Is this reflective of an interest in the “abnormal” physical nature of the human body? In the beginning of the ‘Deodorant Type’ series between the late 1990s and the early 2000s,…Read more "2009, Aesthetica Magazine"
p. 180 ~ p. 181Read more "2008, Elle November"
p. 162 ~ p.165Read more "2008, Style H November"
Cover p.162 ~ p.163Read more "2008, Art Exit October"
Cover p. 74 ~ p. 79Read more "2008, DAM August/September"
Cover p. 162 ~ p. 163Read more "2008, Harper’s Bazaar August"
English / Korean Return of the Sculpture Juhyun Lee, Curator, ARARIO Gallery, June 2008 In this period when the ready-made cars come in galleries with the title of artwork, Gwon made a supercar in bronze. Here, Gwon, an artist who had been doing simple and light works as if he wanted to laugh at the heaviness of…Read more "2008, Return of the Sculpture, Juhyun Lee"
English / Korean The Manifold Destiny of Osang Gwon Eric C. Shiner, June 2008 Korean artist Osang Gwon skillfully straddles the mediums of photography and sculpture in a rich and complex signature style that seems to nod to Pop Art, traditional still life painting and portraiture through a most contemporary vocabulary that finds its roots in…Read more "2008, The Manifold Destiny of Osang Gwon, Eric C. Shiner"
Cover p. 3, ?p. 32 ~ p. 35Read more "2008, Aesthetica June/July"
Cover p. 84 ~ p.87Read more "2008, Seoul Design Essence / Designboom"
English / Korean Interview with Questions Can you please tell us a few basic details about yourself? I’m a so-called asphalt kid born in 1974, raised in a middle-class family and the son of the generation who led the economic growth after the Korean War. Can you tell us your education background and experience? I studied sculpture both…Read more "2008, Questions"
English / Korean Interview with The Manchester Evening News How did you first become interested in art? I first became interested in art as a thirteen year-old, when I began to a read monthly art magazine. What is your background? (Studies, any major shows/exhibitions/claims to fame) I received both my bachelor’s and master’s degree in sculpture at…Read more "2008, The Manchester Evening News"
p. 19 ~ p. 25Read more "2008, Milk January"
p. 248 ~ p. 249Read more "2007, Elle April"
English / Korean A new method of playing with illusion and reality – Gwon O-Sang “A new technique of illusions making tiny but visible cracks in the territory of the Korean art scene established by the 1990s” Chungwoo Lee, Art in Culture, Editor-in-Chief, http://crazyseoul.com Leaving behind all that is “so 1990s” On February 17, 2004, at the opening…Read more "2006, A new method of playing with illusion and reality, Chungwoo Lee"
14th March 2006 OhmyNews “로댕이 살아있다면 슈퍼카 만들었을 것” 천안 아라리오갤러리에서 열리는 권오상 전을 다녀와서 최근 한국미술계 최대의 화제는 ‘젊음’이다. 원로와 중진들의 그늘에 가려져 기껏 전시회의 말석에나 끼어 황송해 하던 젊은 작가들이 돌연 한국미술계의 주역으로 대접받고 있다. 실험적인 비엔날레에서나 힘을 쓰던 것이 불과 몇 년 전인데 최근에는 상업화랑과 경매시장에까지 온통 젊은 작가들이 휩쓸고 있다. 급격한 변화를…Read more "2006, OhmyNews"