Seo Young Deok’s unbelievable nude sculptures capture the essence of the human condition so deeply that it’s difficult to fathom that they’re made from something as mundane as bike chains. Created from masses of upcycled plain and bicycle chains, these powerful renditions of angst-ridden faces and bodies were collected in a solo exhibition called “Dystopia” at the INSA/Arko Art Center that took place in Seoul this past October. Major kudos to Yatzer for spotting this young Korean artist’s work, which has definitely stirred the depth of this writer’s soul. …Read More >>

Dystopia