Byul Han
Class of 2014
Escape from the cage 2013, cement, wood, plaster, styrofoam, acrylic, rope, 55” x 55” x 90”
Escape from the cage
2013, cement, wood, plaster, styrofoam, acrylic, rope, 55” x 55” x 90”
Headshot
Suwon, South Korea New York, New York

Byul Han was born in 1987 in Suwon, South Korea.

She holds a BFA in Metal Art and Design from Hong-ik University, Seoul, South Korea and is currently pursuing her MFA in Fine Arts from the School of Visual Arts. Byul Lives and works in New York.

Byul Han, class of 2014

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