Interdisciplinary. Community. Advocacy. Humor.
Jina Seo (b. South Korea) is an artist living in the United States. Her practice explores the relationships between body, clothing, desire, and space. She is currently a Fountainhead fellow at Virginia Commonwealth University. She was chosen as one of the SNAG Emerging Artists 2016 at SOFA Chicago and a Gold Award recipient for the ITAMI International Craft Exhibition in 2010. Her work has been exhibited nationally and internationally, including Munich Jewellery Week 2017; Germany, Brooklyn Metal works, Brooklyn, NY; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN; Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL; Sung-Gock Gallery, Seoul, Korea, and (AV17) Gallery, Vilnius, Lithuania. She received her MFA in Metals at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and BFA in Metalwork and Jewelry Design at the Kookmin University at Seoul, South Korea.