Published by Holzwarth Publications. Text by Bartomeu Marí, Su Wei.
Los Angeles and Seoul-based artist Cody Choi (born 1961) responds to the global collision of cultures. Pitting Rococo against traditional Chinese sources in his paintings, adding a riff on Rodin’s Thinker and a youthful dance performance in calibrated spotlights, his work achieves cultural hybridity.
Published by Walther König, Köln. Text by Gregor Jansen, Mike Kelley, Kumi Sang, John C. Welchman.
Korean-born American artist Cody Choi (born 1961) works in a plethora of media—painting, sculpture, neon lighting, installation, ink drawing and computer graphics. Culture Cuts addresses cultural conflicts between the Western and Eastern hemispheres, as well as the artist’s own questions of identity and assimilation.