Choi Jeong Hwa: “In Korea, Gwang-Jang and Moran Market [Inspires Me]”


BTSCelebs: What sparked your interest in art?

Choi Jeong Hwa: A-Zoom-Ma, In Korea, the middle aged woman is called A-Zoom-Ma. Especially, overpowering and naive woman – not sleek. They are survived in their life. I can find a new esthetic sense all the time. They have aggressive formativeness and I admire it.

Describe your first masterpiece:

Life, life. It is composed of colorful balloons. Alive balloons and dead balloons are all the same balloons.

What is your favorite type of art to create?

Primitive baroque.

What were the dimensions of your largest creation?

Happy together ; Seoul Design Olympiad 2008. I collect waste plastic article and covered the whole Olympic stadium with them.

What is your most difficult audience to show your art to? **

Public. Specially, middle aged woman in Korea. It is extremely difficult to get recognition from them.

Is there a place in the world that inspires you most? **


Local market. In Korea, Gwang-Jang and Moran Market.

 Do you prefer a type of music to create you art to? **

….Thick and deep music

 If you could color your life one color, which would you pick? **

A transparent plastic color.

Do you want to view some of his larger than life art?

Click Here to visit Choi Jeong Hwa’s official website.

A Special Thanks to Choi Jeong Hwa, Hoeun and Ryan Roth  for the interview and photos

**A BTS Thanks to BTSCelebs Team Member Anna for her interview questions**

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1 Response to Choi Jeong Hwa: “In Korea, Gwang-Jang and Moran Market [Inspires Me]”

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