- [Korea Joongang Daily] [EXCLUSIVE] BTS unveils international art p
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With Korean superstar band BTS attending via live stream, renowned artists and curators, from left, artist Thomas Saraceno, artist Jakob Kudsk Steensen, Gropius Bau director Stephanie Rosenthal, curator Lee Dae-hyung, Serpentines Gallery director Hans-Ulich Obrist, artist Antony Gormley, Serpentines Galleries CTO Ben Vickers and artist Yiyun Kang introduce the transcontinental art project “CONNECT, BTS” at Serpentines Galleries in central London. [MOON SO-YOUNG]
LONDON – The Serpentine Galleries, a prestigious venue for contemporary art located in Hyde Park, central London, unexpectedly showed a livestream of K-pop superstars BTS giving a message on Tuesday morning. They said, “It is a great honor to participate in ‘CONNECT, BTS’ with such renowned artists and curators from all over the world.”
Serpentine Galleries director Hans-Ulrich Obrist, one of the world’s most influential curators, and Antony Gormley, one of the world’s most famous living sculptors, were watching the message in the gallery. It was the moment that a transcontinental art project co-planned and supported by BTS was kicking off.