Princess Bari is Kayla Tange’s interpretation and re-imagination of the abandoned princess and her journey to the underworld to save her family who discarded her upon birth as the seventh daughter. In one iteration, she disguises herself as a man and obtains the flowers and potions to revive her parents.

unfired clay, acrylic paint, princess bari, korean abandoned princess, shamanism, korean shaman

Barigongju Entry Ritual, 2021, 5 ¼” x 7” x 7”, unfired clay, acrylic

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