On the border: Using artwork as a bridge between nations

Images courtesy of the artist

Is it ever possible to forget decades of discord? How can new generations heal the wounds caused by their forefathers? Perhaps art is the answer. eL Seed has recently returned from the DMZ in between North and South Korea where he installed a 43-panel laser-cut aluminium piece to spread a message of peace and unity in-between the two nations.

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Episode credits:
Production assistance from Alexandra Chaves
Images courtesy of the artist eL Seed