|▲ East Side Story-6, 48×36in oil on canvas, 2004|
People are always felt nostalgia for their hometown because remembrance of hometown makes people happy in warm and longing heart.
|▲ East Side Story-01, 346×214㎝, 2004|
Professor Kim Myung-Siks(서양화가 김명식,김명식 작가,김명식 교수) series artworks Kodegi might understand it. So he represents the recollection of the hometown and stimulates our sensibility of longing for hometown.
|▲ Miami1(마이에미 풍경), 116×73㎝, 2005|
Therefore, I am pleased to have an exhibition, which is invited by a Korean consul general, Recollection of the Kodegi Hill(고데기 동산) in Sydney, Gallery Victoria.
|▲ East Side Story–M3, 90.9×72.7㎝, 2004|
I expect the exhibition will be great that the people who long for their hometown in Australia should appreciate his(キムミョンシク,Andy Kim,ARTIST KIM MYUNG SIK,金明植,김명식 화백) art works and have a chance to overflow their longing heart from the recollection of the hometown.
|▲ 2005년 아트 마이에미(Art Miami)에 참석하여 Diaspora Vibe Gallery(디아스포라 바이브 갤러리)의 Rosie Gordon-Wallace(로지 거든 월라스)관장이 나를 반갑게 맞아주는 장면.|
I sincerely hope that we feel not only nostalgia but also the pure state of mind from the beautiful colors in his work. Finally I am sure that we will be fascinated the eternal longing for the hometown.
△Richard Lee(Gallery Victoria Director)