Friday, March 6, 2015

HaeNyeo Women of the Sea...

The new travel site Travel got the exclusivity by the Korean Cultural Service New York of these amazing photographs for their upcoming exhibition: HaeNyeo: Women of the Sea featuring photography and video art focused on the extraordinary lives of Korean female free divers called haenyeo, examining them in a newly artistic point of view.

The HaeNyeo exhibition is presented in part with the 2015 Asia Week New York and in its mission “to promote Asian art in New York City [in collaboration with] top-tier Asian art specialists, major auction houses, and world renowned museums” including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Guggenheim, and the Brooklyn Museum among many others.
HaeNyeo: Women of the Sea will be open for public viewing from March 11th to April 10th, 2015 at the Gallery Korea at the Korean Cultural Service New York – 460 Park Ave. 6 th Floor, New York, NY 10022. via