Originally founded as Factory Arts & Crafts by Bora Hong in 2002, the gallery narrowed its originally broad focus of presenting cutting-edge art when it moved to its current location and changed its name in 2005.
Contacts & Details
Gallery Factory first opened its doors as an exhibition space and art shop in December 2002 in Palpandong, located between Samcheongdong and Sagandong. Since then, it has curated and organized its diverse new artistic attempts and public programs, crossing the border of visual art. In autumn 2005, Gallery Factory moved its site to Changseongdong located in the neighborhood of Seochon(West of Gyeongbok Palace). The Gallery has been and is currently active in collaborating with international contemporary artists, designers, and event organizers in various projects of exhibition, public art commission, publication and developing design products.
Gallery Factory, Seoul
Installation view of Ah-Bin Shim, Cheeky Art Show, Gallery Factory, Seoul 2016. Courtesy of the artist and Gallery Factory