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Haegue Yang

 (born 1971)
Haegue Yang is active/lives in South Korea, Germany.  Haegue Yang is known for mixed-media sculpture of every day objects, Venetian blinds.

Haegue Yang

Haegue Yang is a South Korean artist. She lives and works in Berlin and Seoul. Yang often uses standard household objects in her works, and tries to liberate them from their functional context, and apply other connotations and meaning to them. “Linguistic and didactic processes” are central features of her work. Much of Yang’s artworks attempt to provide sensory experiences through abstract narratives.

Yang was born in South Korea in 1971. Her father, Hansoo Yang, is a journalist and her mother, Misoon Kim, is a writer. Yang received her Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree (B.F.A.) in 1994 from the Seoul National University in Korea. In 1999, she received her Master's (Meisterschüler) in Städelschule Frankfurt am Main in Germany. Yang is ba  ...  Displaying 750 of 3778 characters.

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About  Haegue Yang

Born:  1971 - South Korea
Known for:  mixed-media sculpture of every day objects, Venetian blinds