Yu Cha Pak
Artist Bio :
I studied Classical Oriental Art in Seoul, Korea. I
immigrated to the United States where I continued my studies at the Florida
Institute of Technology, receiving a diploma in Fine Art. I have studied
Printmaking at the Student League of New York city and Glassell of Art in
Houston, TX. My work has been accepted into National Juried Exhibitions and I
have won numerous awards including first place in Watercolor from Barbara
Haskell Curator of Whitney Museum in New York City. I was honored and awarded
Featured Artist at the Bayou Art Festival in Houston, TX.
Artist Statement: I created character stories based on
simple activities of daily life like the joy of being a grandmother, practicing
yoga, having fun with girlfriends, and working in the garden. I enjoy whimsy,
humor and fun in my stories. I have extensive work in Watercolor, Clay,
Sculpture, Printmaking and Mixed Media. I have also illustrated several
Children’s books that have been published.