Korean Artist Project (KAP), which comprises three-year plan spanning from 2011 to 2013, is a global online platform that presents a series of virtual exhibitions featuring artworks by Korean contemporary artists to internationally promote them, allowing them to enter into the global art arena.
Now in its second year, it is hosted by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism and organized by the Korean Art Museum Association.
Following the first year 2011 in which 21 Korean artists participated, the second year 2012 includes new more 21 Korean contemporary artists, presenting approximately more than 1500 artworks with a wide variety of genres including painting, sculpture, drawing, installation, and photography as well as video and digital art.
A total of 42 participating artists were selected by a number of curators from 19 Korean art museums and then juried by Korean and international art critics. For more info, please go visit www.koreanartistproject.com