Abby Chaeyoung Kwon

Master of Fine Arts in Studio, Ceramics

Born in Seoul, Korea and currently living and studying in Chicago, artist Abby Kwon’s initial exposure to creative field was through design. After two years of study in Design Academy Eindhoven, she realized she wanted more artistic freedom and personal initiative which prompted her to creating art works. To pursue her dream, she then transferred to the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and concentrated her studies in sculpture and ceramics. After receiving her Bachelor of Fine Arts, she continued to further develop her own approach to the medium in their MFA program in the department of Ceramics. Her works have been exhibited in several solo and group shows in gallery 1922 in Chicago. She is currently a candidate for MFA in ceramics from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.