International Terminal

Main Hall - Level 3 - Pre-Security

Gateway 2000

Ik-Joong Kang b. 1960
Mixed media on canvas, wood; ceramic tile, found objects in cast acrylic
120 in. x 720 in.

This artwork contains 5,400 unique 3 in. x 3 in. paintings, wood carvings, tiles and cast acrylic cubes. The artist began working in this 3 in. x 3 in. format when he was a student and commuted long distances to various part-time jobs. The 3 in. canvases were small enough for him to carry in his backpack and paint on the subway.