Kim Hak Su or Hyechon Hacksoo Kim is a very well known painter in South Korea. He is currently known to be the master of the korean history and genre paintings. The constant theme of the paintings of Hyechon id the will to restore history, genre and life of Korea through pictures.
Sir Hyechon is the victim of the divided country, which is the most dredful pain for the korean people. After the Korean war, he jas come south over the border and lived as a single till today.
However, he has converted the pain of the splitted family into creating art pieces. For this whole life, he has focused only on painting, allowing the history and genre paintings of korea to take a step further.