Artist paints past presidents, makes history 2013/03/09, Source,
Self-educated painter Jeong Hyung-mo always dreamed of becoming a famous painter like Diego Velazquez or Francisco Goya and now paints the presidential portraits that hang in the Blue House. By Kwon Hyuk-jae
Jeong Hyung-mo might have the most important job of any painter in Korea. Since the Park Chung Hee era, he has been tasked with creating portraits of the country's presidents. He was working on President Park Geun-hye when the JoongAng Ilbo visited his art school in Hongje-dong, northern Seoul, late last month,...More
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