Thursday, March 21, 2013

Minjae-Lee is a young, self-taught artist from South Korea. I was drawn in by his powerful colors, and the dramatic story behind each image. Taking basic materials such as markers, pens, and acrylics to a whole new level, he is a one-of-a-kind artist. 

<a href="">View the slide show</a>

"I have loved color since I was 7 year old. Not many people accepted me using colors this way,
including a few teachers.. so. I’ve always drawn by myself. One day, I found markers, and loved them because of the vivid colors they produce. So I always use markers now.
I find inspiration in human face. and abstract movement and COLOR!
so. When I draw people, it’s on the spur of the moment, very spontaneous.
I’m always experimenting with new materials, and ways to do things." 
To learn more about Minjae Lee or purchase prints, visit his website here.


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