While focusing on moments of mistake and misrecognition, Naeem Mohaiemen’s research into aspirations towards utopia during the Cold War era, manifested through decolonization, revolution, and independence.
Yisook Sohn obtained her BA at Korean Literature, Ewha Woman’s University, and an MFA in Photography at Sangmyung University, Seoul, Korea.
Solo Exhibitions include Baedari Gallery, Incheon, B. CUT Gallery, Seoul, Chansgsungdong Laboratory Gallery, Seoul, Cyart Space, Seoul, Toyota Photo Space, Busan, Korea, and Kimjinhye Gallery, Seoul, Korea.
Group Exhibitions include The Reflection on Certain Landscape, Seohakdong Gallery, Jeonju, Korea, Knot Choice, Art Space Knot, Seoul, Korea, Photo Review Exhibition in Seoul Photo Festival 2011, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Across the Divide: Critical Mass 2010, Photo Center North West, Seattle; Newspace Center for Photography, Portland; Rayko Photo Centre, San Francisco, USA, Art of Attraction, F.L.O.A.T. Gallery, New York, MAYDAY, Detroit Center for Contemporary Photography, Pontiac, USA, 15th Griffin Juried Exhibition, Griffin Museum of Photography, Winchester, USA, International Exhibition of Fine Art Photography, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, USA, It’s different but that’s OK, Now Gallery, Seoul, Korea.
Awards include Cyart Space New Discourse, Korea, Critical Mass Top 50, Photolucida, LensCulture International Exposure Awards, Honorable Mention, 3rd Annual Photography Masters cup, Honorable Mention, 1st Edition of Hey, Hot Shot! Honorable Mention.