YoungChu Suh – Korea National University of Arts

January 3, 2017 | no responses | 297

Yongchu Suh is an animation artist who has experimented with techniques, mediums and platforms for her moving-image works. Her interests are expanding boundaries of animation media based on an animator’s performativity and somatic senses. Her works have been internationally invited in over 50 festivals and art shows, such as Hammer Museum, Seoul Museum of Art, Platform-L Contemporary Art Center, Korean Film Archive, Hiroshima International Animation Festival, Fantoche International Animation Film Festival, Seoul International Cartoon and Animation Festival and Seoul International New Media Festival, etc.  

Suh has received her PhD degree in Animation Theory from Chung-Ang University, MFA degree in Experimental Animation & Integrated Media from California Institute of the Arts, and BFA degree (Graduated with Honors) in Animation from School of Visual Arts in New York. She is currently teaching at Korea National University of Arts.