visual arts program

2011 Hallie Ford Fellow (currently resides outside Oregon)

Sang-Ah Choi


(Left to Right) "Alice in the beautishlandishthing #5," 2015. Acrylic, felt tip pen, ad flyer paper, sticker on paper, stuffed animal in plexiglass frame 28 ½ x 62 x 1 ¼ in. "Time-square," 2010. Acrylic, sumi ink, glitter, felt tip pen, resin on wood panel, 96 x 96 x 1

Originally from Seoul, Korea, Sang-ah Choi lives and works in the South Bay area, California.

She’s interested in paradoxical ways of seeing and the complexity of visual cognition on cultural/social landscape. Choi earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts and Master of Fine Arts from Ewha Women’s University, Seoul, Korea and a Master of Fine Arts from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Her works have been featured in solo and group exhibitions including Doosan Gallery, Sandra Gering Gallery, and Arario Gallery in New York, New York; Sarubia Dabang, Seoul, Korea; Today Art Museum, Beijing, China; and The Art Gym, White Box and the Portland Art Museum, in Portland, Oregon. Choi’s work is included in the collections of the Museum of Modern Art, Whitney Museum of American Art and New York Public Library, New York, New York; Maier Museum of Art, Lynchburg, Virginia; and Portland Art Museum, Portland, Oregon.



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