Jeongwon Yoon

PhD Candidate
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Jeongwon Yoon researches Japanese and Korean art with special interests in modernism, colonialism, and avant-garde art movements in the 20th to 21st centuries. Her dissertation examines abstract artists’ group activities within the sociocultural and geopolitical contexts of the Empire of Japan and colonial Korea in the first half of the twentieth century.

Fields of Study

Modern and Contemporary Japanese Art
Modern and Contemporary Korean Art
Painting and Print in Edo-Period Japan


MA University of Kansas
MA Washington University in St. Louis
BA Sungkyunkwan University

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