Yi Hwan-Kwon is a contemporary sculptor of the figure. Yi Hwan-Kwon was born in Seoul, South Korea in the year 1974. The artist is a fantastic example of contemporary figure work because as you move around his sculpture the work can appear flat or dimensional.
Hwan-Kwon attended the College of Fine Art at Kyungwon University where he earned his B.F.A and M.F.A.
In 2001 Yi Hwan- Kwon received a superior prize at the World Ceramic Expo.
Price range information: Works range from $20,000 to $225,000.
Below some great footage that shows how the image changes depending on the angle of the viewer. The sculpture can look flat or three dimensional. The work shown is from Art Dubai 2013:
The artist works works with fiberglass and resin that is hand painted to give a lively feel to the sculpture.