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스크린샷 2016-05-29 11.47.54The Art-Architecture Complex by Hal Foster
Trans. Jeong Hye Kim
Seoul: Hyunsil Books, 2014 (Verso, 2011)

In the 1980s Hal Foster interpreted Barbara Kruger’s photomontage as  subversive signs. I began to appreciate his ideas in the early and mid 1990s  when postmodernism rushed into Korea. Since the early 2000s, when he  brought the issues of architecture/design into the context of cultural  criticism, the visual environment and its relationships with urban space have  become my new research topic now. With about ten- year cultural time gap,I  have been following his shadow.

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