Born in South Korea, Soon-Mi Yoo studied German Literature at Yonsei University before earning an MFA in Photography at the Massachusetts College of Arts where she is currently a member of the Film/ Video faculty. Yoo’s films embrace and expand avant- garde and essayistic modes of non-fiction cinema, reopening forgotten, often suppressed, chapters of modern history in order to explore the still unresolved conflicts and collective memories that continue to haunt and define the Korean Peninsula....
A group showcase
Duration: 10.2020 — 12.2020
Location: Sàn Art
Unit B6.17 & B6.16
132 Bến Vân Đồn, Ward 6, District 4,
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
(enter from Nguyen Huu Hao side)
See the works here
Featuring a small melancholic picture of blurred collective memories by Yoo Soon-Mi; a photographic scene that captures a social order by Phan Quang; an object by Nguyen Thi Thanh Mai that illuminates the everyday medical invasion of female bodies; delicate deformations growing across a field of fertility figures by Le Hoang...
This exhibition aims to raise funds, through sale of work, to enable the future sustainability of San Art.