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    [ARTIZEN MAGAZINE] SEO YOUNG-DEOK an interview by Michael Helander of Blue Velve

[ARTIZEN MAGAZINE] SEO YOUNG-DEOK an interview by Michael Helander of Blue Velve

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  • Anguish 9, Iron chain, 37x45x95cm, 2013
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    [MY MODERN MET] New Amazing Chain Link Sculptures by Young-Deok Seo

[MY MODERN MET] New Amazing Chain Link Sculptures by Young-Deok Seo

Korean sculptor Young-Deok Seo has crafted several new chain link sculptures—two for his Anguish series of a man in despair and one of a peaceful woman for his Nirvana series. Continuing to work with […]

[GAFENCU MEN] Renewed Art

Renewed Art

Art met social conscience this March with the opening of a month-long exhibition at the Opera Gallery in Central. Forging human effigies from discarded chains, portraits out of floppy disks and amazing […]

[HONGKONG TATLER]Urban Renewal at Opera Gallery

Urban Renewal at Opera Gallery
The gallery hosts a dynamic group exhibition focusing on the evolution of urban culture

By Hong Kong Tatler
Feb 17, 2014

Beginning March 6 at Opera Gallery, the exhibition titled Urban Renewal will […]

  • Self portrait 1 , Iron Chain, 60x60x80cm, 55kg, 2011
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    [artdaily]Urban Renewal: Seo Young-Deok, Olivier Dassault, Nick Gentry, Yves Krief exhibit at Opera Gallery

[artdaily]Urban Renewal: Seo Young-Deok, Olivier Dassault, Nick Gentry, Yves Krief exhibit at Opera Gallery

HONG KONG.- This spring, Opera Gallery presents Urban Renewal, a social commentary on the evolution of urban culture. Inspired by global initiatives to ‘Recycle, Renew, and Reinvest’ in the city, the contemporary group exhibition […]

Dystopia

My project tells a story about the relationship between men and societies.

We get to deal with lots of relationships in our fiercely competitive society. And from those relationships, we get desire for materials.To portray […]

[The sun] These sculptures are off the chain

TALENTED artist Seo Young Deok put together this huge sculpture using more than a mile of old bicycle chains.The 7ft 6in head took over a year to build from bought or discarded chains, and […]

[Yatzer] Seo Young Deok’s Incredible Chain Sculptures

The human body and its formation lie at the core of the Korean artist Seo Young Deok’s work who is preoccupied with the stories told through the human figure. His solo exhibition ‘Dystopia’ took […]

[designboom] bicycle chain sculptures by seo young deok

korean artist seo young deok has expanded his opus of bicycle chain artworks with ‘meditation V’, the form of a human face emerging from a sculpted surface. the piece is an addition to a […]

[CNN] Zincirden heykeller

Güney Koreli sanatçı Seo Young Deok’un metal zincirlerden yaptığı üç boyutlu heykelleri SODA’da. Eserlerinde, toplumdaki çeşitli malzemelerin yarattığı hastalıklı kirlenmeyi yansıtan sanatçı, bu kirlenmenin modern zaman insanında yarattığı acıyı ortaya çıkarmaya çalışıyor. Bu duyguyu […]

[contourmagazine] Chain Sculptures by Seo Young Deok

Seo Young Deok is a South Korean sculptor whose works are created by welding together thousands of tiny metal chain links. His massive, solemn figures are meticulously put together, and yet convey a sense […]

[dailyartmuse] young-deok seo: the chains that bind us

Young-Deok Seo makes a statement about the repetitive, monotonous, machine-like way we often walk through life. Using chains the Seoul based artist welds figurative sculptures that are purposefully unfinished as a way to express […]

[emptykingdom] Seo Young Deok

Seo Young Deok is a South Korean sculptor who uses all types of metal chains to create his series entitled, Dystopia. His latest exhibition is showcasing at the INSA/Arko Art Center in Seoul, Korea. […]

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    [inhabitat] Seo Young Deok’s Larger-Than-Life Nude Sculptures Are Upcycled From Thousands of Bike C

[inhabitat] Seo Young Deok’s Larger-Than-Life Nude Sculptures Are Upcycled From Thousands of Bike C

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 […]