Back to top

Photograph of Ara Koh

Ara Koh Adjunct Professorial Lecturer Art

Degrees
MFA Ceramic Art, New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University
BFA Ceramics and Glass, Hongik University(Seoul, South Korea)

Bio
Ara Koh was born in Seoul, South Korea from a fashion designer mother, and an industrial designer father. Her works are installations claiming space. The intensity of the labor, repetitiveness, and palliative obsessiveness manifested in her sculpture brings a fresh reveal to the ageless themes of body, architecture-shelter and landscape.

Her works had been exhibited in South Korea and in the United States. Ara received numerous awards including the Minister of Foreign Affairs Honor by the Korean government. Her works are collected by Alfred Ceramic Art Museum, Daekyo Culture Foundation, Winell Corporation in Korea, and many personal collectors. Ara Koh currently lives and works in the greater Washington DC area.

For more information, visit her website idkohara.wixsite.com/araangelakoh
For the Media
To request an interview for a news story, call AU Communications at 202-885-5950 or submit a request.