[Photo of Master Bak Geuk-Hwan, Bowyer]

Master Geuk-Hwan Park, Bowyer


Highlights

Name
Master Geuk-Hwan Park
Position
Bowyer
Best known for
making Korean traditional horn bows
Awards and honors
National award for excellence in handcrafted traditional items; candidate to become Living National Treasure in Korea

About Master Bak

Master Park is one of ten traditional bowyers in all of Korea. He has been crafting bows since the early 1960s.