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Conversations | Young Yang Chung on Creating Artwork for a Unified Korea

Chung, a member of NYFA’s Leadership Council, created “Unification” for Korean President JungHee Park in 1967. Korea has existed as two separate states since the 1950-53 Korean War. Talks of unification—and ultimately peace between the two states—have been intensifying since the Olympic Games that were recently held in PyeongChang.  The topic is a familiar one…

Meet New NYFA Board Member: Young Yang Chung

“My advice for emerging artists would be to continue to expand their horizons; willfully accept new areas, materials, and perspectives; and to remain philosophically grounded.” We are proud to introduce Young Yang Chung as one of our newest board members. We’re featuring her here in our ongoing series of blog posts dedicated to exceptional arts…