Meet the newcomers: Seoul’s P21 champions a fresh generation of Korean artists by Liz Elfant

Meet the newcomers: Seoul’s P21 champions a fresh generation of Korean artists

Liz Elfant

In our new series highlighting first-time Art Basel exhibitors, discover the story behind this cutting-edge gallery


Outside view of P21 Gallery, Seoul. Courtesy of P21, Seoul.
Outside view of P21 Gallery, Seoul. Courtesy of P21, Seoul.
Installation view of Heemin Chung's exhibition 'An Angel Whispers' at P21, Seoul, May 2019. Courtesy of the artist and P21, Seoul.
Installation view of Heemin Chung's exhibition 'An Angel Whispers' at P21, Seoul, May 2019. Courtesy of the artist and P21, Seoul.
Installation view of Choi Jeong Hwa’s exhibition ‘Origin, Originality’ at P21, Seoul, September 2017. Courtesy of the artist and P21, Seoul.
Installation view of Choi Jeong Hwa’s exhibition ‘Origin, Originality’ at P21, Seoul, September 2017. Courtesy of the artist and P21, Seoul.
Choi Jeong Hwa, Fruit Tree, 2014-2018, exhibited in the frame of ‘Zurich Meets Seoul’ at DDP, Seoul, September 2019. Courtesy of the artist and P21, Seoul.
Choi Jeong Hwa, Fruit Tree, 2014-2018, exhibited in the frame of ‘Zurich Meets Seoul’ at DDP, Seoul, September 2019. Courtesy of the artist and P21, Seoul.