Place of Birth
Seoul, South Korea


Place of Residence
Tokyo, Japan

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Mi-Yeon – born in Seoul, South Korea. Travelled to France in 1988 where she studied photography at icart photo (l’école de photographie de Paris). Resident in Tokyo since 1991 and since she has been working as a photographer, a major theme of her work is the certainty and uncertainty of “existing”.


Mi-YeonNée à Séoul, Corée du Sud. Voyagé en France en 1988 où elle a étudié la photographie à Icart photo (l’école de photographie de Paris). Domicilié à Tokyo depuis 1991, et a commencé à travailler en tant que photographe, un thème majeur de son travail est la certitude et l’incertitude de “l’existence”.

Solo exhibitions/Expositions personnelles

2013 “Alone and Together”, Gallery Tosei, Tokyo
2002 “At the moment of two years old”, Setagaya Lifestyle Design Center, Tokyo
2001 “I was born / Seoul, Paris, Tokyo”, Galley koubun, Tokyo
2000  “EXISTENCE – Erigeron canadensis”, mole, Tokyo
2000 “EXISTENCE”, Galley tomos, Tokyo
1995 “breath of our city”, mole, Tokyo

Group Exhibitions/Expositions collectives

2015 “in)(between record vol.14, Shashin Book Award 2014″, in)(between gallery, Paris
2014  “Photo Off”, La Bellevilloise, Paris


Books & Publications/Livres & Publications

2014 Yomogi Soshi (Photobook) Madosha
2014 Alone Together (Photobook) kaya books
2006 TsukiTaiyoSiYasai (Novel) Kadokawa Haruki Corp.
2004 LOVE LAND(Poems+photos) PHP Inc
2001 I was born / Seoul, Paris, Tokyo (Essay+photos) Shohakusya Publishing co., Ltd

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