How an enthusiastic collector became one of Korea’s most renowned gallerists by undefined

How an enthusiastic collector became one of Korea’s most renowned gallerists

In Part 1 of this interview, Elliat Albrecht talks to Kukje Gallery’s Hyun-Sook Lee about her early career and bringing Donald Judd to Seoul


Portrait of Hyun-Sook Lee, 2017. Photo by: Penn Studio. Courtesy Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Busan.
Portrait of Hyun-Sook Lee, 2017. Photo by: Penn Studio. Courtesy Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Busan.
Kukje Gallery K3. Photo by: Yong-Kwan Kim. Courtesy Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Busan.
Kukje Gallery K3. Photo by: Yong-Kwan Kim. Courtesy Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Busan.
Dansaekhwa installation view, Palazzo Contarini Polignac, Venice, Italy, 2015. Photo by: Fabrice Seixas. Courtesy Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Busan.
Dansaekhwa installation view, Palazzo Contarini Polignac, Venice, Italy, 2015. Photo by: Fabrice Seixas. Courtesy Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Busan.
Bill Viola, Ablutions, 2005. Courtesy Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Busan.
Bill Viola, Ablutions, 2005. Courtesy Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Busan.
Kukje Gallery K1. Photo by Yong-Kwan. Courtesy Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Busan.
Kukje Gallery K1. Photo by Yong-Kwan. Courtesy Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Busan.
Kukje Gallery K3, Jean-Michel Othoniel, solo exhibition 'Black Lotus', installation view. Courtesy Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Busan.
Kukje Gallery K3, Jean-Michel Othoniel, solo exhibition 'Black Lotus', installation view. Courtesy Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Busan.
Kukje Gallery Busan. Photo by Studio Jeongbiso. Courtesy Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Busan.
Kukje Gallery Busan. Photo by Studio Jeongbiso. Courtesy Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Busan.