Landscapes, June 22nd 1965, 2016

  • Landscapes, June 22nd 1965, 2016
    Hand and digital embroidery on muslin 
    6.5 x 11”, 14.5 x 8”, 6.5 x 5.5”, 9 x 8.5”, 14.5 x 8.5” 

    Transformation of five found newspaper articles from June 22nd, 1965 recording different protest sites throughout South Korea concerning the treaty between Korea and Japan, which directs issues including comfort women and the ownership of Dokdo Island. Words removed as they are no longer readable in today’s Korean knowledge.