Soo Sunny Park Presentation
March 6, 2017 11:45am
Emma B. French Hall Auditorium
Soo Sunny Park currently lives and works in New Hampshire, and is a professor in the Studio Art Department at Dartmouth College.
Park received a BFA from Columbus College of Art and Design in Columbus, Ohio and an M.F.A. in Sculpture from Cranbrook Academy of Art in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. After a residency in Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, she worked in St. Louis as an installation artist and Lecturer at the Washington University in St. Louis, MO. In 2001, she was awarded with the River Front Times Best of 2001, Sculptor of St. Louis. Park is a recipient of the Joan Mitchell MFA Grant; Grand Prize winner of the 19th Annual Michigan Fine Arts Competition; Helen Foster Barnett Prize: The National Academy Museum, New York; Cité Internationale des Arts Studio Residency, Paris, France; The Rockefeller Foundation: The Bellagio Center Residency, Bellagio, Italy; Kultur Osterbotten Fellowship, Ateljé Stundars Residency, Korsholm, Finland; Vancouver Biennale 2014-15 Residency, British Columbia, Canada: and 2015 Martin Shallenberger Artist-in-Residence at Cheekwood Museum and Botanical Graden.
Park’s installation, Biolath, is on view at the Currier Museum of Art from February 25-August 6, 2017.
This event is free and open to the public. For more information please contact Karen Hillson at firstname.lastname@example.org.