South Korean celebrity Kim Jung Gi has died at the age of 47. Contributor Hyun Jin Kim took to Kim's social media account to confirm that the artist suffered a heart attack after leaving a gallery that displayed his work in Paris

arriving at the airport, where he will fly to New York to appear in Artists' Alley at New York Comic Con.

"It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that we inform you of the sudden death of Kim Jung Gi," he wrote.  

"After Jung Gi finished his last concert in Europe, he went to the airport to fly to New York, where he had chest pains and was taken to a nearby hospital for surgery, 

he died on the way. is sad. After we have done a lot, you can now add your brush. Thank you Jung Gi.” 

The Daniel Mahen gallery in Paris, where Kim's work is displayed, along with more information about the artist on Instagram. " 

"It is with great sadness that we inform you of the death of Kim Jung Gi on Monday evening in Paris," the letter read. "The South Korean artist died of a heart attack at the age of 47.  

His sudden death is in contrast to the great joy he brought us. We don't talk. Daniel Maghen, all members of the gallery,