Yunmi Her

Born in South Korea.
Live and Work in Seattle, WA

2018 Ph.D. Candidate DXARTS(Digital Arts Experimental Media), University of Washington, Seattle, WA, US
2015   M.F.A School of Art, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, US
2010   M.F.A Media Arts, Yeonsei University in Seoul, Korea
2005   B.F.A Sculpture, Hongik University, Seoul, Korea

Solo Exhibition
2005   Her Seven Steps, 13.1 Gallery, Hongik University in Seoul, Korea.

Group Exhibitions

2016 Screen(ing), AC Institute, New York, New York.
2015 Nothing in Mind, Soma Drawing Center, Seoul, Korea
2014   Beyond Limits, 4th Post-Global Mediation Biennale in San Diego, CA.
           Lossless, Miller Gallery in Pittsburgh, PA.
           Day of The Painter, Penn Avenue Gallery in Pittsburgh, PA.
2013   Network Generation: Dispersed Conjunction & Interpenetration, Jooan Media Festival, Incheon Football Stadium in Korea.
           Live Archive, Smallman Factory in Pittsburgh, PA.
2012   Returns, Bakery Square Building in Pittsburgh, PA.
2010   Beyond Media, Yeonsei University in Seoul, Korea.
2008   Close up, Media + Space Gallery in Seoul, Korea.
2007   Only 3 Days, Dukwon Gallery in Seoul, Korea.

2010   Space-Time Comparative study presented in Laszlo Moholy-Nagy(1895-1946) and David Hockeny(1937-)’s Photomontage: The aspect of development in photographic view

Work Experience
2007-2010   YMAP(Your media arts project), researcher.

Award and Grants

2015-19 Tuition and TA Scholarship, DXARTS, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, US
2014        SOMA Drawing Center Award, Seoul, Korea.
2011-14    Tuition and TA Scholarship, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
2007- 8     Research Grants, KOCCA(Korea Culture Content Agency), Seoul, Korea
2007        Graduate School Scholarship, Yeonsei University, Seoul, Korea
2003        Hongik Scholarship, Seoul, Korea


2019 Immersive Arts(VR-Unity and Maya), DXARTS, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, US
2019 Digital Video Foundation, DXARTS, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, US

Theater-Based Career

2010    Co Director, Media Performance Noisy Silence, SIDIDANCE 2010(Seoul International Digital Dance Festival), Mary Hall, Seogang University in Seoul, Korea.
2009    Co Director, Media Performance Breath Area II, SIDIDANCE 2009, Seogyo Art Center in Seoul, Korea.
           Co Director, Media Performance Breath Area, SICMF 2009(Seoul International Computer Music Festival), Seoul Art Center in Seoul, Korea.

Group Achievements

2009   Media Performance, Becoming Digiroger, Opera House, Seoul Art Center.
2009   Media Skin Interior, Fond Remembrance of Photographs, Myeongdong Art Theater.
2009   Media Performance, Spring Festival III, Seoul Arts Center, Liberty Small Theater, Sponsored by Seoul Development Institute.
2009   Media Skin Interior, Between I, Shinchon Severance Hospital.
2009   Media art exhibition as a media contents designer, Cultural Media Art Exhibition, 1st Korea Contents Fair, held by Korea Cultural Contents.
2008   Media Performance, Dreaming A Dream in the Mountain, National Museum of Contemporary Art in Gwacheon, held by National Museum of Contemporary Art.
2008   Media Performance, Kamasutra, Dream, Korean National University of Arts, Medium Theater.
2008   Media Performance, Dancing up the Mountain, Seoul Arts Center, Liberty Small Theater, sponsored by the Seoul Development Institute.
2007   Interactive Media Performance, Becoming digiroger people & Music, Information and Communication Department Building in Gwanghwamun, held by the Information and Communication Department of Korea.
2007   Interactive Media Performance, Future of Nam June Paik, celebration of the 80th anniversary of KBS, with piano performance by Dong Chang IM and dance by Eun Mi AHN, held by KBS(Korean Broadcasting System).