Nowadays, monumental sculptures appear in the middle of parks and gardens, form part of builduings, cellars, hotels and palaces, contemporary art museums, wine estates, companies, business centers. They reinforce an image of status, prestige and success.
They reflect their owners soul and become emblems of buildings, companies, châteaux and estates.
The imposing and majestic proportions of the monumental sculpture give a sense of power and evoke admiration and wonder.
These outdoor sculptures attract tourists and create a wonderful visual appeal. The monumental sculpture is driven to meaning prosperity and success, creating emotions and providing visibility that impacts the visitor.
As a veritable genius, he lays bare the intimate nature of these materials and enhances the natural shape and color of wood, so that it becomes a work of art.
Lee Jaehyo shares a great respect for raw materials but also a will to dominate what nature has provided.
The perfection of his works lies in the balance between complexity of forms and simplicity of materials.
"One needs to touch them to feel the smoothness of the polished wood, as smooth as the silk.
But also to smell the scent of wood grain and stones…" Lee Jaehyo