So Young Park

Published: 29.04.2019
So Young Park. Brooch: The word I meant to be, 2018. Silver wire, powder coating.. 6 x 6 x 7 cm. Photo by: So Young Park. So Young Park
Brooch: The word I meant to be, 2018
Silver wire, powder coating.
6 x 6 x 7 cm
Photo by: So Young Park
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So Young Park is originally from South Korea. At an early age, she found interest in the arts and concentrated in fine art painting at an art high school. She earned a BFA and a MFA from Kon Kuk University in South Korea in 1999 and received her second MFA from the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) in 2003. After finish school, she taught metalsmithing at Syracuse University and RIT from 2003 to 2007 as an adjunct. In 2006, So Young decided to start her career as a jewelry artist. She has also taught at many workshops throughout the United States and South Korea. Currently, she is running her own jewelry and metals studio called So Young Park Studio. She is actively participating in shows and exhibitions in United State as a jewelry and metalsmithing artist.