Born in South Korea, the artist immigrated to America in 1983. He is self-taught artist who has been working in the Los Angeles area producing murals, fine art painting, and portraiture for the past twenty years.
His works is influence by artist such as Caravaggio, Rembrandt, Corrot and Inness.
His paintings reflects the artist’s love of human form and landscape painting. He strives to capture the beauty and thoughts of each person portrayed in his figure paintings and the quiet, intimate, and sublime stillness of nature to his landscape paintings. His goal is to
provide an emotional experience to the viewer who, might in return, have their own
insightful reflections and beautiful thoughts.
As he continues to grow as an artist, it is his hope to celebrate both nature and humanity by exploring their evermore intrinsic and complex relationship as we take a journey together into the twenty-first century.