Born in Seoul in 1969. Graduated in Painting from the University of Fine Arts in Seoul and in Photography from Hongik University, also in Seoul. She later received a new degree from the Photography Department of the School of Visual Arts in New York. Her work forms part of the permanent collections of the Seoul Museum of Art, the Library of Congress in Washington and the Museum of Fine Art in Houston, among others. Key to her practice is her drive to accumulate objects. This is illustrated by previous series of hers: Zoo, Natural History Museum and Space-Man-Space.
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