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Master of Fine Arts (M.F.A.)
Year Degree Awarded
Month Degree Awarded
Jieun Shin, IKEA, Korean
My watercolor paintings on paper is a surrogate portrait of a migrant, both estranged by and familiar with the hybrid cultural predicament symbolized by IKEA and my own distant “ethnic” culture. My intention is to explore my individual identity as a female Korean artist in relation to the complex (visual) histories of different worlds.