Week 11: artist conversation with Kathy yoon is a 27 year old majoring in ceramic in her third year of college. Her Instagram is
She started getting into art when she was a kid she always loved drawing. But never got too serious about it until she got to college, she was supposed to major in math.
Most of her art is character representations of herself. “So manny me’s ” was the theme at the Dr. Maxine merlino gallery. The representation of the characters is the different moments she has had in life, she wanted to express her feelings in a different way without having to speak about them, Convey her feelings , want people to relate to her work and that will be an accomplishment for her.
The materials she uses is tissue paper, clay and balloons. Before working with animation character she used to do animals because they didn’t quite express the feel kinda she wanted them to have.
This characters shape are mold with long strips of clay and take around 2-3 weeks each piece.