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Artist Residency – Summer

Gahee Park AIR'16 - Looking with Invisible Eyes

Gahee Park AIR'16 - Looking with Invisible Eyes

Gahee Park- Summer Residency 2016

GaHee Park (b.1985) was born in Seoul, South Korea and is currently based in New York. She received her BFA from Tyler School of Art and recently completed her MFA at Hunter College. Park has had two solo exhibitions at Marginal Utility Gallery in Philadelphia. Her work has been featured in publications such as Bomb Magazine and The Rusty Touque. www.gaheepark.com

 

 

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