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Master of Fine Arts (M.F.A.)

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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.

First Advisor

Michael Coblyn

Second Advisor

Jeanette Cole