Born in Korea, 1977. Lives and works in Seoul.
A Family in Disguise, 2008
Pvc, mixed media
Images via Union Gallery
Yu JinYoung has been able to capture hidden subtext by using transparency in her work.
I find these life-size sculptures to be haunting.
They evoke an unexpected depth of emotion, so much so, that I find them difficult to look at for any length of time, yet I am curious. So I look.
I found a nice interview on Arrested Motion where she describes the process of making these sculptures.
It is laborious and ingenious.