Hwang Seul explores her life and personal experiences. Her work encompasses different layers of her life, ranging from the reminiscence of childhood to present moment. The memories yield resonance of emotion. Furthermore, the record of artist’s life reaches out to the viewer, evoking their recollection and feelings.
The work offers the viewer a chance to empathise with the artist - another contemporary individual - whilst looking into the eyes of the figure. A bond of empathy and common understanding between individuals are formed at the moment of eye contact. The artist’s oeuvre focuses on rendering gaze that consoles and empathises with other individuals of modern society.