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Boomoon, '12 Untitled #7196 Breidamerkursandur', 2007

The South Korean’s large format photographs beautifully capture the infinite presence of nature. Boomoon, who works in Seoul, is inspired by ‘sansu’ meaning ‘mountain-water, which is a central idea of Far-Eastern depictions of nature relating to its metaphysical characteristics.

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South Korean artist Boomoon creates utterly absorbing landscapes devoid of human context. In this limited selection from his recent work, the artist photographs the sky from a high-altitude aeroplane, as well as arctic landscapes and turbulent seas. The artist perfectly captures the harsh, biting, inhospitable coldness of the natural world.

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