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문법(文法), The Grammar

50 x 50 cm
Ink-printed paper, aluminium frames

These texts are sharing ideas around passive and active, own and against, autonomy and heteronomy. The work is composed with simple English grammar rules that people with Korean compulsory educational background would easily understand. Through the ideas of either being subjective or objective, the artist is questioning if the society is carrying the individuals or if an individual is leading the society. From having these questions asked, the audience can seek of which grammar form they’ve been living and they want to live as.