Department of Arts
University of Georgia
United States of America
SunKoo Yuh was born in Korea. He received his BFA degree from Hong Ik University, Seoul, and his MFA degree from the New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred, NY. He is currently Professor at the University of Georgia, Athens, GA.
His research interests include Ceramic Sculpture, Casting slip, Ink drawing: Yuh’s work is informed by his personal and intimate experiences in everyday life. He records these impressions as spontaneous yet intricate ink and brush works. Selected two-dimensional compositions are then represented and re-contextualized into conceptual and three-dimensional forms on small to monumental scale.