Artist: KANG Sukkeun
Materials: Natural lacquer, wood
Size: H60mm x φ W320mm
(Original box signed by the artist)
Kang calls his bowls “hamji (bowl or vessel), which are used for many purposes in Korea. He refers to his process as “the lacquer heat curing method”, which has been used in Korea for over 1,000 years for practical applications such as waterproofing and insect repellent on armour and helmets.