"I try to visualize the movement of arbitrary elements in my dreams. My dreams become painting subjects and act as inspiration, whenever I desire to explore a new ambiance. Likewise, I pay close attention to the emotions that each color imposes on me."
South Korean Artist, Myungja Anna Koh was born in 1974. She first worked as a trained nurse and medical informatics researcher and later as an educator and designer in MEDRIC (Medical Research Information Center) in her home country. Myungja developed medical contents and organized an exhibit of Bio Microscope photographs. At 31 she relocated to Germany. In 2011, Myungja debuted her career as an artist with a show at Poly Gallery, Karlsruhe. She has since presented work in a number of solo and group shows in Germany and France. In 2013, Myungja moved to New York where she has been continuing her artistic activity and presenting work in exhibits around Long Island. She continues her work in Stony Brook.
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