YUNHEE MIN received her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, CA in 1991 and her Master of Arts from Harvard University, Graduate School of Design in 2008, with additional studies in 1994 at Kunstakademie in Düsseldorf, Germany.
Min has had numerous solo exhibitions both nationally and internationally, which include “Hammer Projects: Yunhee Min,” Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA; “Wilde Paintings,” “movements,” and “Into the Sun,” Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Culver City, CA; “For Instance,” Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA; “Above and Beyond,” Pasadena Museum of Contemporary Art, CA; “Distance is like the future, Circa Series,” Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, CA; “Fading Wild,” Finesilver Gallery, San Antonio, TX; “One foot in front of the other,” Or Gallery, Vancouver, Canada; “Fast times,” ACME., Los Angeles, CA; among others.
Recent group exhibitions include “The Light Touch,” Vielmetter Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA; "Belief in Giants," Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, NY; “Elemental | Seeing the Light,” Stuart Haaga Gallery, Descanso Gardens, Los Angeles, CA; “Spectra,” San Diego State University Downtown Gallery, San Diego, CA; “Lost line,” Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA; “ABCyz,” Launch Exhibition, Silvershed, New York, NY; “The Trans-Aestheticization of Daily Life,” University of California, Riverside Sweeney Gallery, Riverside, CA; “Too much love,” Angles Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, curated by Amy Adler; “Around About Abstraction,” Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC; “Wall Painting,” University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX; “Snap Shot,” UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA (traveled to Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami, FL); “Fresh,” Altoids Curiously Strong Collection, New Museum, New York, NY; “KOREAMERICAKOREA,” Sonje Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea; “Rundgang,” Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, Germany.
Her work may be found in the public collections of the UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA; The Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA; Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla, CA.
Min is an Associate Professor at the University of California Riverside, Riverside, CA and has taught at Emily Carr University of Art + Design, Vancouver, Canada; School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA; Harvard University, Cambridge, MA; and the University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA, among other prominent universities.
Yunhee Min lives and works in Los Angeles, CA.