Born in South Korea, currently lives in Los Angeles and Seoul

yoohaena@gmail.com

 

EDUCATION

 

2017 MFA Art at Art Center Collage of Design, Pasadena, CA

2014 BFA Fiber Art at Ewha Womans University, Seoul, South Korea

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2019 Woaman Fantastic Plastic, u’, Calgary, Canada

2018 Maintain Disgust, collaboration with Sterling Wells, Awhrhwar, Los Angeles, CA

2017 Guttin’ n Out, MFA Thesis show, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA

2016 Under Construction, La Croix, Pasadena, CA, USA

2013 Walking with, Nadri, Seoul, South Korea

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2019 Other Places Art Fair (OPAF), exhibiting with Harborview and Pole, San Pedro, CA

2018 La Biennale di Vista del Oro, Yard Pedro, San Pedro, CA

2018 Daebak, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA

2018 An Arm’s Length, Tierra de La Culebra, Los Angeles, CA

2018 It’s Snowing in LA, AALA, Los Angeles, CA

2018 Ecoshamanism , Leroy’s, Los Angeles, CA

2018 Some Ruins, Scranch, Joshua Tree, CA

2018 Greater LA MFA, Max L.Gatov Gallery, CLBSU, CA

2017 I AM ERICA, New Wight Gallery, UCLA,  Los Angeles, CA

2017 Amplified Presence, Scranch, Wonder Valley, CA

2017 Refreshment, La Croix, Pasadena, CA

2016 Winter Story, Kyungmin, Seoul, South Korea

2015 Printmaking Exhibition 2015, The Wichita Center, KS, USA

2013 Walking with, Johoyun Gallery, Seoul, South Korea

 

AWARD/GRANTS

 

2019 Nominee of CURRENT:LA Food Biennial, City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affair

2018 Los Angeles 2018 Emerging Artist Grantee of Rema Hort Mann Foundation

 

TALK

 

2019 Visiting Artist Talk, Alberta University of the Arts, Calgary, Canada

2018 Otis Panel Guest for the Senior BFA Fine Arts Class, organized by faculty Ian James, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA

2018  Artist Talk with Kelly Akashi and Sterling Wells, Awhrhwar, Los Angeles, CA

2017  Guest Lecture organized by Delbar Shahbaz, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA

 

PRESS/LINK

 

2018 Synthetic Snow and 100 Degree Heat, Kathleen Deems, Curate LA, July 12, 2018

http://curatela.tumblr.com/post/175825994906/synthetic-snow-and-100-degree-heat 

2018 Announcing the 2018 Emerging Artist Grantees in Los Angeles, Artforum, Feb 2, 2018

https://www.artforum.com/news/rema-hort-mann-foundation-announces-2018-emerging-artist-grantees-for-los-angeles-74146

2018 In Pictures: Discover the Next Wave of Los Angeles Contemporary Artists at GLAMFA, Asia Morris, Long Beach Post, January 24, 2018

https://lbpost.com/life/arts-culture/2000012080-in-pictures-discover-the-next-wave-of-los-angeles-contemporary-artists-at-glamfa#.WmlGup_FzB0.facebook

 

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

2018 It’s Snowing in LA at AALA Gallery, Mattew Lax, Don’t make everything boring, issue 13, CARLA

2018 GLAMFA catalog, Long Beach State University

2017 I AM ERICA New Wight Biennale catalog, UCLA School of the Art and Architecture publication