‘Youth Culture Icon’ Hyukoh’s front-man, Oh Hyuk, posed for a pictorial with British fashion and culture magazine, ‘DAZED’.
On the 21st, Oh Hyuk’s agency, DRDRAMC, announced that the singer would appear in ‘DAZED”s special edition: ‘DISORIENTED; Lost Sense of Direction’.
Oh Hyuk embarked on a three night, four day camping car trip around the streets of Korea for a pictorial with ‘DAZED’ and ‘Converse’. The theme of of pictorial was ‘All Cultures Start on the Streets’.
The singer, sporting his converse, went exploring the streets of Dongducheon, Dongincheon, Paju, Imjingak, Wolmi-dong and Yeonhui-dong with New Zealand photographer, Sam Nixon. The photos exude a vintage feel and have a unique appeal.
The front cover of ‘DAZED’ features a barely visible Oh Hyuk in flower-printed pants. The picture gives a different aura, but is quick to attract the viewer’s eye.
Oh Hyuk is currently the model of ‘Converse”s popular line, ‘One Star’, but also models for domestic and foreign magazines. He is dubbed the ‘Youth Culture Icon’ because of his unique fashion taste and music.
‘DAZED”s special edition: ‘DISORIENTED; Lost Sense of Direction’ will be released in domestic bookstores on August 21.
Oh Hyuk released his first full-length album, ’23’, in the first half of the year and held a concert in Seoul in June. He is currently in the middle of preparing for his world tour for the latter half of the year.
by Park Pan-suk
Translated by Janet Kang