Museum of Art, Seoul National University
Recently. It appears as though some artists are already growing out of the realm of melancholic ‘post‐’syndrome. The beginning of the postmodern society was proclaimed most definitively by Jean‐Francois Lyotard in his acclaimed 1979 writing “The postmodern condition”. Arthistorically, the metanarrative of the visual art, Modernism, had come to surrender itself to the postmodernism that rose in the 1980s and was held effective all though the 1990s.