DANOK, WHO WE ARE?
DANOK INC. INTRODUCES VARIOUS THEMED EXHIBITIONS AND PROJECTS TO THE PUBLIC, PROVIDES NEW AESTHETIC EXPERIENCES AND APPRECIATION OPPORTUNITIES, AND HAS THE CAUSE OF POPULARIZATION AND INTERNATIONALIZATION OF EMERGING ART, MINOR ART, AND KOREAN ART FOR THE DAILY ENJOYMENT OF MODERN ART THAT IS CLOSELY INTEGRATED INTO LIFE. DANOK INC. WILL CONTINUE TO EXPLORE MORE STAGES AND OPPORTUNITIES. AS A REMARKABLE ACHIEVEMENT IN THE ART WORLD, THE ARTISTS OF DANOK INC. WILL MOVE FORWARD AS A CENTER OF THE INTERNATIONAL MARKET. OUR MAIN GOAL IS TO READ THE FLOW AND OUTLOOK OF THE INTERNATIONAL ART MARKET AND ACT AS A MIDDLE BRIDGE BETWEEN THE ACTIVE ARTISTS AND THE ART COMMITTIES BY BEING EASILY ACCESSIBLE TO THE BOTH PARTIES.
홍한나 HAN NA HONG
President and CEO
President and CEO Han Na (Hannah) Hong was born in Bochum, Germany, spent early youth in South Korea, and currently lives and creates artworks in the United States. Hong studied Biology in College to become a veterinarian. However, she entered the art world to follow her true dream. In 2012, she went to Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, CA. She studied Illustration and changed her major to Fine Arts. Her work portrays expressions and ideologies of Europe, Asia, and North America. She focused on abstract paintings. Using visual contrasts in formal elements, she creates tense paintings with the push and pulls of line and space. Currently, she lives in Santa Clarita Valley and works in Los Angeles. She is showing her artworks in the art world through large art shows such as the LA Art Show and other group and solo exhibitions. With Co-CEO, Da Young Kang, she established DANOK Inc. in hope to help emerging and existing artists. DANOK's goal is not to support artists through existing "art world's artist's connections culture", but rather with the fairness in selection and supporting artists only through artists' artworks.
강다영 DA YOUNG KANG
Director and CEO
Da Young Kang, founder, and CEO of DANOK began her career in the art world as an Artist. She was born in Busan, Korea. She received a BFA from the Art Center College of Design in 2017. Kang lives and works both in Los Angeles and Seoul. Since her first solo exhibition in 2014, Her work has been exhibited in the Master of Art International, Chelsea Gallery, London in 2015 and rewarded for Best Abstract. With a strong interest in the art market and endless passion for art, Her first exhibition as a curator was in Los Angeles in 2017. With a focus on Korean modern and contemporary art, the company is an established presence in the art world, hosting art shows, producing archives, and curating numerous exhibitions each year. Rather than exclusively promoting a particular roster of artists, She encourages an inclusive artistic vision that encompasses a diversity of culture and generations to create a comprehensive approach to art.