0 Likes

One Pyong Tower, Anyang Art Park
Korea

This tower's name "one Pyong" means smallest unit of Korean building. This tower is located the entrance of the park and you can look around whole park from here.

This Park was redeveloped from ordinary park into art park during APAP(Anyang Public Art Project 2005. For more information on APAP 2005, consult http://apap.anyang.go.kr/flashe/

Copyright: Min Heo
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 8000x4000
Uploaded: 25/02/2010
Updated: 30/09/2014
Views:

...


Tags: art; park; tower
comments powered by Disqus

Min Heo
Exhibition of "Man & water & Market ",Albaro Sija Hall, Anyang Art Park
Min Heo
the First Kwanak Bridge, Anyang Art Park
Min Heo
Forest of nymph, Anyang Art Park
Min Heo
Anyang Art Park from Observatory
Joseph Moon
Dsc 0342 Panorama
Joseph Moon
SI Church2
Min Heo
Kwanak Mountain Trail
Min Heo
Clock artwork in Anyang Central Park
Min Heo
An sculpture in Anyang Central Park #1
Min Heo
An sculpture in Anyang Central Park #2
Min Heo
Central Column and Fountain of Anyang Central Park
Joseph Moon
Jungang Park
he jiye
Qianling mountain Peak wild macaques, Guiyang
B. Hamann
Schloss Bückeburg
Roy Zipstein
Cathedral Rock, Sedona
John Warkentin
Old Fremantle Power Station: 2nd Level Walk Way, West Hall, Jan 8 2012
hiroshima munetaka
Uyuni
andrey air_man
Namche Bazar2
Max Balyura
View from Ai-Petri
John Warkentin
Aurora - Docklands Melbourne, Australia
Ursula & David Molenda
Mdina, Malta
Raghavendra Kopalle
Raw Mango Beach side fun, Vizag, Visakhapatnam, India
B. Hamann
Im Steinkohlebergwerk Feggendorfer Stolln
Zoran Trost
Bled Castle
Min Heo
Guenjeongmun Gate of Gyongbok palace
Min Heo
Yongje bridge in the outer square, Gyeongbokgung palace
Min Heo
Anmin-Hill-View-of-Jinhae #3
Min Heo
Kiyomizu Dera, Kyoto
Min Heo
Zaisan Memorial, Ulaanbataar
Min Heo
Entrance of Parc Guell
Min Heo
Songdo Convensia2
Min Heo
Night view of Umeda Sky Building
Min Heo
The Blue house and Sinmumun
Min Heo
Omokdae Pavilion, Jeonju
Min Heo
Leonardo da Vinci Exhibition, MDC Triennale
Min Heo
Lake park, Kwanak Mountain
More About Korea

Korea is one of the oldest continuous civilizations in the world with over five thousand years of history. According to the original creation myth, the world we live in today is the work of the Heavenly Prince Hwanung, whose father was the King of Heaven.The Heavenly Prince asked his father to give him some land to govern, so the Father sent him down to Mount Taebaek. With him the Prince brought the Minister of Clouds, the Earl of Rain and the Chancellor of Wind. They also brought three thousand helpers.Under the shade of a sandalwood tree the Prince founded a holy city called Sinsi, the City of God. He put his Ministers in charge of three hundred and sixty areas of human culture, teaching them to grow crops and to make laws concerning what is good and what is evil.A tiger and a bear living in a nearby cave saw this city and desperately wanted to become human. Every day they came to the sandalwood tree at the center of the city to pray fervently for becoming humans.Hwanung saw their devotion and gave them instructions to remain in the cave and fast for one month, eating nothing but garlic and mugwort. The tiger was too impatient to stand the long and boring days in the cave, so he gave up and left, but Bear maintained the fast. At the end of the month she was transformed into a beautiful woman who became the mother of the Korean people.Her first son was Don-gun, the First King of the Korean people. When Don-Gun passed on the throne to his own son, he became a Mountain God. It is interesting that mountain gods are still worshipped today in Korea.Text by Steve Smith.