Born in Daejeon, South Korea and raised in Oakville, ON, Jeannie Kyungjin Kim is a Korean-Canadian artist-educator currently residing on ancestral Haudensaunee and Anishnaabeg lands/Hamilton, ON. She holds a MA from Concordia University (Art Education), Hons BA from University of Toronto Mississauga and an AD from Sheridan College (Art and Art History). She takes interest in notions of cultural translation and hybrid identities by working primarily with Asian watercolours, video and drawing. Kim’s practice fluctuates between traditional and contemporary as she looks to her immediate circle for muses and inner core for inspiration.
Each of us is a drop,
bound by ripples of encounters.
- j. k. k.