Hyongryol Bak

H yongryol BAK (Seoul, 1980) is a photographer and artist based in Korea. He studied photography at the Seoul Institute of the Arts in Ansan and graduated with an M.F.A Department of Fine Arts, School of Visual Arts, Korea National University of Arts, in Seoul.

His work melds experimental landscape photography with site-specific art to create illusionary portraits of nature and sculpture.

HyongRyol’s work has been exhibited in numerous group and solo exhibitions since 2011 with his latest Figure Project series exhibited in Slow-Drawing at the GoEun Museum of Photography’s BMW Photo Space in Busan, Korea. His first European solo exhibition was hosted at The MRO Foundation in Arles, France in association with Atelier SHL of Arles and GoEun. In 2019, HyongRyol won ILWOO Photography Awards from the ILWOO Foundation, Seoul and the DAUM Prize from the Geonhi Art Foundation, Seoul in 2015.

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