DISARRAY MAGAZINE . COM
Posted by Christy Buena, Editor Monday, February 7, 2011
"When I think of art, I tend to put them into several categories. First, there's art that, when placed in a room, can accentuate the look and feel of any space. Then, there's art that elicits emotions, gets the mind racing and even helps with escapism. Then, there's art you would actually want permanently placed on your body. Artist Phil Kim's work fits all categories. Kim has devoted 15 years of his life to creating art inspired by traditional Japanese tattoo, Asian and Chilean Folk tales, and the figurative flow of art-nouveau."
Get to know Phil Kim and his art.
Artist Phil Kim
How long have you been creating art?
For about 15 years now.
What inspires you?
The multicultural aspect of contemporary society. I have always been interested in the mixing of styles from Asia, Europe and America. Since I am a multicultural creation myself, there is not a single day I do not struggle to find balance. I think that