is a Korean artist Hiejin Yoo received a BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and is an MFA candidate at the University of California, Los Angeles.
Hiejin Yoo’s figurative paintings are explorations of everyday moments, monumentalized in flat forms and vivid color. She has won numerous awards and scholarships for her works, including the UCLA Department of Art Scholarship Award, the UCLA Art Council Award, and the D’Arcy Hayman Scholarship. She recently had her first solo show at Kopeikin Gallery in Los Angeles and has shown her works in group exhibitions in Los Angeles, Chicago, and Santa Barbara. Her works have also been featured in publications including Fresh Paint Magazine and New American Paintings Magazine.
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