Well, we’re back from our trip to Korea. Many missions were accomplished, though the visit was too short to see everyone I would have liked to. I focused on seeing the people who probably won’t be in Korea next time I’m there, as those folks are always harder to see again later.
While I was in Korea, I was lucky enough to have a chance to see what apparently is the first steampunk art exhibition in Asia. It’s currently showing at the Seoul Arts Center (서울 예술의전당). (And it runs till the 18th of May, for those of you too bogged down with the start of the semester to make it in March!)
The show was put together by Art Donovan (there’s a profile of his work on the exihibit here, and here’s his website with lots of details) and it was an evening well spent with my friend Sanko Lewis, who took almost all the pictures in this post. I’ll share a few highlights–though what I post only scratches the surface–and then add my thoughts after. Continue reading