Thursday, October 11, 2018
Richmond Center for Visual Arts
room 2008 at 5:30 p.m.
Korean-born artist, Sang-Mi Yoo is an Associate Professor of Art at Texas Tech University, and received an MFA in printmaking from The Ohio State University and a BFA in painting from Seoul National University. Her creative activity features Denbo Fellowship at Pyramid Atlantic Arts Center, the first Wolhee Choe Memorial Award as part of 2014 AHL Foundation's Visual Arts Prize in New York, the 2012 Seacourt Print Workshop Artist-in-Residence in Northern Ireland, a 2010 PuffinFoundation Artist Grant, the 2009 Springfield Art Museum Purchase Award, exhibitions at Seoul Olympic Museum of Art, the Museum of Printing History in Houston, the Moonshin Museum in Korea, the Gyeongnam International Art Festival in Korea and the 2008 Pacific Rim International Print Exhibition (Christchurch, New Zealand), and museum collections at the Art Bank of the National Museum of Contemporary Art in Korea, the Springfield Art Museum and The Museum of Texas Tech University, among others. She has also curated exhibitions including Mirror of Life: An Exploration of the Built Environment, Across Texas, Makers in Print International Exhibition, and Convergence: Korean Prints Now, and organized conference panels, juried exhibitions and a symposium.