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United States

Yong Soon Min

Jonathan Goodman

YONG SOON MIN, The Bridge of No Return, 1997, mixed-media installation, 244 x 731.5 cm.

Los Angeles-based installation and conceptual artist Yong Soon Min came to the United States in 1960 at the age of seven. In response to her feelings of being unsettled - her sense that she occupies a place not of but between cultures - she has regularly created politically aware art concerned with the suffering of Asian diaspora peoples. For example, in the powerful DMZ XING, 1994, Min etched into glass the tales…

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