Park Chan-kyong (b. 1965) is an artist and a filmmaker based in Seoul. His subjects have extended from the Cold War to traditional Korean religious culture, from ‘media -oriented memory’ to ‘regional utopian imaginations.’ He is currently working as an artistic director of ‘MediaCity Seoul 2014’(International Media Art Biennale).
He has produced media based works such as Sets(2000), Power Passage(2004), Flying(2005), Sindoan(2008), Radiance(2010), Anyang Paradise City(2011), Night Fishing(2011, co-directed with Park Chan-wook) and Manshin(2013).His works have been exhibited in international venues, such as Gwangju Biennale in Korea, De Appel in Amsterdam, RedCat Gallery in Los Angeles, Kunstverein in Frankfurt and many others. He has won various prizes including Hermès Korea Misulsang(2004), Golden Bear Prize for short films of the Berlin International Film Festival(2011) and Best Korean Film of the Jeonju Internation Film Festival(2011).