Monday, October 19, 2009

YounHee Yang

Art exhibition Opening: “Reflections, 2004-08”, from YounHee Yang

(openPR) - We cordially invite you to our inaugural exhibition opening on the 31st of October 2009 at 3 pm at the Villa K5, Berlin Lichterfelde Ost.
The exhibition will be opened from Saturday, October 31st until Sunday, November 29th in our exhibition space at the Villa K5.
The public inaugural opening will be held at Saturday, October 31st at 3 pm.
From the exhibition opening onwards the official exhibition catalogue will be available for purchase at the exhibition and online.

YounHee Yang is a passionated artist, who is exploring Humanity itself from the beginnings. Her artistic work includes besides painting also installation, sculpture and video-art. In her new art projects, Miss Yang speaks for the socially weak marginal groups of our societies and points out preconceptions and nuisances in a playful manner. The artist herself: "My goal always was to make people wonder, to remind them, and to have them ask themselves questions.”                                                                                                                              In the exhibition "Reflections, 2004-09", the artist is presenting a selected overview of her work within the past years and their development between 2004 and 2009.

YounHee Yang, born 1977 in Seoul, Republic of Korea received her art instruction at the Dan-Kook University (Seoul) and Parsons School of Design (New York) and finished with the Bachelor of Fine Arts in 2005. In 2005 she relocated to Germany and currently lives and works in Berlin as a freelance artist. She exhibited her artwork in numerous countries.
Exhibitions (Selection):
- Threaded, Foundation BFA exhibition, NY, USA, 2005, Genesis
- Open Video, Gasteig Munich, Germany, 2008/09, One Korea
- World of Imagination Vol. II, APW Gallery, NY, USA, 2009, Meditation
- Personally political – Contemporary Sensation, Kunsthaus Tacheles,
Berlin, Germany, 2009, Hope – Hoffnung

Press photographs and exclusive interviews with the artist Miss Yang and the owner of Villa K5 can be arranged upon request on Friday, October 30th from 5 pm.
Everyone not being able to personally attend the opening will have the opportunity to view impressions from the opening and the artworks exhibited from Tuesday, November 3rd at the homepage of the Antiquariat K5 found at

These are the flyers and press release for YounHee's upcoming show in Berlin. This exciting international artist will be featured as a "Guest Artist" here on TIMEFORFRIDA in the near future. Look for her post.

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