Hyeseung Yoo was born in Seoul, Korea. She received her B.F.A from Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) in 2005 and her M.F.A from School of Visual Arts (SVA) in 2007.
Ms. Yoo’s work involves comics, character designs and flash art. Central to all her creative endeavors are strong feelings presented in a fun and simple interactive format. Storytelling based on mundane daily life is an essential element in her work.
Ms. Yoo participated in several exhibitions and screening at RISD and Pont-Aven School of Art i n France(2003 summer). Her senior thesis work “Hello, Mr.Robot”(2005) was selected in the Catalog of Degree Programs, one of RISD’s major publications. Her recent work, “Subway Monsters”(2007) has been selected in web category for Cordoba Animation Festival 07(Argentina) and Aniwow International Student Animation Festival 07(China).
2007 “Subway Monsters”, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY
2005 “Hello, Mr. Robot”, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
2004 “The Visitor”, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
Hyeseung Yoo paricipates in
NewMediaFest2007 – DIGITAL MEDIA Valencia 2008
JavaMuseum – Forum for Internet Technology in Contemporary Art
net.NET – netart features I-V
curated by Wilfried Agricola de Cologne