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Soyoun Kim – ID Photo Poster

ID Photo Posters is a series of photographic self-portraits of the artist.

ID Photo Posters is a series of photographic self-portraits of the artist, Soyoun, who is Korean-Australian, wearing face masks.

The masks symbolise the need to protect Asian communities in Australia from discrimination and violence during the Covid-19 pandemic.

The project aims to provoke the conversation about cultural perceptions based on a person's ethnic background.

Location – Rowville Art Hub

Rowville Community Centre, 40 Fulham Rd, Rowville

Biography

Soyoun Kim is a visual artist and independent curator.

Her work explores:

  • identity
  • racial and gender discrimination
  • social inequity
  • violence

She also creates work reflecting on her own experiences as a Korean female immigrant. Soyoun's works have been shown in numerous exhibitions and art awards. 

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