Ancient Visage

From LACMA's exhibit on Korean writing

Start the day by returning the gaze of a 7,000-year old face: a petroglyph rubbing from the excellent LACMA exhibit Beyond Line: The Art of Korean Writing. I’m fascinated by the absence of ears. Is this how someone saw themselves? Is it a drawing of a mask? Stare back in time.

More on the exhibit at lacma.org

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