Jean Shin

April 8, 2020 7PM

Starr Foundation Hall, University Center, 63 Fifth Avenue, Room L102, New York NY

Jean Shin is recognized for her monumental installations that transform everyday

objects into elegant expressions of identity and community engagement. Her work has

been widely exhibited in over 150 major museums and cultural institutions including at

The Museum of Modern Art in New York, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Smithsonian

American Art Museum in Washington DC, Museum of Fine Art Houston, Barns

Foundation, and Storm King Art Center. She has received numerous awards including

two New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowships and a Pollock-Krasner Grant, among

others. Born in Seoul, South Korea and raised in the United States, Shin lives and

works in Brooklyn and Hudson Valley in New York. A show of new work is opening in

Feburary at the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco, CA.