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Regarding my paintings, a person once told me that she liked my "whimsical angst." I like that description and am happy to classify the style of the way I paint as such. I also like to describe the style as "representational abstract," where I celebrate the essence and not just the likeness.

I am also a part-time member of the lecturing faculty for the School of Social Sciences at the University of California, Irvine where I teach a course titled Art & Activism to undergraduates.

I was born in Seoul, Korea and moved to the United States in 1974. I grew up in Bakersfield, California and currently live in Santa Ana, California. I am an alumna of UC Irvine and UCLA.

Miscellaneous tidbits:

  • I love Instagram.
  • I was interviewed by The Getty for their online magazine here.
  • I was interviewed by Daily Paintworks here.
  • I wrote an article for The Huffington Post here.
  • I edit and produce books for book publishers.
  • I paint with people by appointment here.
  • I sell prints of selected works here.
  • I write here.
  • I mentor through readings here.