Minjung Kim : Experimental artworks to visualize uncanny


Un-commissioned | New Talent

Why did you make this work:
This work is conducted to understand 'Anxiety' from an existentialist point of view as originating from the concept of 'Uncanny' in psychoanalysis and to implement it in a visual form. It is realistic and familiar, but the more you look into it, the more it slides somewhere. I tried to loosen the consciousness of the viewers by twisting the flow of thoughts by strangely deviating from the logic.

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How did you make this work:
In order to capture the ambiguous concept of Uncanny in the image, I approached the work in the form of play through 'accidental'. After loosening my consciousness through music, I directed my unconsciousness to be expressed as an image by an arbitrary chain and combination of images that come to mind intuitively.

The Graduate School of Hongik University
Major in Visual Communication Design
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