Seoul Arts



80 works by 60 artists from Western and Eastern countries were shown in the exhibition "At the Nexus of Writing and Painting," starting with masters of the 1950-60s to leading young contemporary artists. There were also some masterpieces of abstract art in Europe and the United States shown as well as numerous works of art in the Arab culture, where calligraphy occupies an important place in the life and art for centuries. Chinese, Japanese and Korean artists were also represented in this retrospective of the art of writing.