Kim Beom’s Yellow Scream

“The technique to this painting is to incorporate the sound of screams into the brush strokes,” says the narrator in Kim Beom’s video Yellow Scream, a new addition to the Walker collection. “The effect of the screams is recorded with the brush strokes.” He then dips his brush in a dab of lemon-hued paint, leans into the canvas, and lets out an anguished wail as he makes his first stroke: “Aaaaaagh!”

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