Soo Sunny Park is a professor of studio art at Dartmouth College in Hanover, N.H. She received her bachelor of fine arts degree from Columbus College of Art and Design in Columbus, Ohio, and master of fine arts in sculpture from Cranbrook Academy of Art in Bloomfield Hills, Mich. Park has received many prestigious awards, fellowships and residencies, including the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in 2000; the Bellagio Center Residency, Bellagio, Italy; Kultur Osterbotten Fellowship, Ateljé Stundars Residency, Korsholm, Finland; Vancouver Biennale 2014-15 Residency, British Columbia, Canada; and Martin Shallenberger Artist-in-Residence, Cheekwood, Nashville, Tenn. She is widely recognized for her sculptural light installations, which have been exhibited at art institutions throughout the United States, including the San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art.
The Visiting Artists Lecture Series is organized by Art Studio faculty and master of fine arts candidates. It invites some of the most compelling practitioners and thinkers working today to UC Davis— including nationally and internationally recognized artists, critics and curators—for public lectures, readings and critiques with students and faculty across disciplines.
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