Talk Friday, 1 November 2019

Printed in North Korea - Everyday Life in the DPRK

Join North Korea specialist Nicholas Bonner for a rare glimpse into the country, as he discusses this one-of-a-kind collection of woodblock and linocut prints.

  • Friday, 1 November 2019

  • The Lydia & Manfred Gorvy Lecture Theatre

  • Tickets cost £15.00 - £18.00

    Includes wine reception.

Printed in North Korea - Everyday Life in the DPRK photo

In celebration of his second book with Phaidon, join North Korea specialist Nicholas Bonner for a rare glimpse into the country behind the politics, as he discusses this incredible, one-of-a-kind collection of prints dating from the 1950s to today. Depicting everyday lives, these unique lino-cut and woodblock prints are a fascinating way to explore the culture of this still virtually unknown country. Together, they are an unparalleled testament to the talent of North Korea’s artists and the unique social, cultural, and political conditions in which they work.