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Frog King

Frog King

Introduction:

Frog King Kwok, a prominent figure in the contemporary art scene, is an artist known for his unique and innovative approach to art-making. His unique visual language and relentless pursuit of artistic freedom have left an enduring impact on the art scene, making him a true pioneer in the field of contemporary art.

Artistic Journey:

Born in Hong Kong in 1947, Frog King Kwok began his artistic journey in the 1960s during a time of immense social and political change. His early works reflected his exploration of identity, culture, and the fusion of Eastern and Western influences. Kwok’s art often combines traditional Chinese motifs and symbols with contemporary materials and techniques, creating a unique visual language that transcends cultural boundaries.

Performance Art and Multimedia:

Frog King Kwok is particularly renowned for his groundbreaking performances, which have captivated audiences around the world. His performances are characterized by their interactive and participatory nature, often involving the audience in spontaneous acts of creation and collaboration. Kwok’s use of vibrant colors, energetic movements, and unconventional materials creates a dynamic and immersive experience for viewers.

Kwok’s experimentation with multimedia art has also been a significant aspect of his practice. He incorporates various mediums such as painting, sculpture, video, sound, and installation to create multi-dimensional and sensory-rich artworks. By combining different artistic forms, Kwok challenges the traditional boundaries of artistic disciplines, offering viewers a truly immersive and engaging experience.

Auction record

Frog King’s work has been offered at auction multiple times, with realized prices ranging from 2,417 USD to 14,813 USD, depending on the size and medium of the artwork. Since 2013 the record price for this artist at auction is 14,813 USD for FLIGHT, sold at China Guardian Auctions, Beijing in 2013.