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Yeon (Hera)

Being imperfect is pivotal in accepting my identity. Not being perfect inspired me to examine the interpretation and expectations of being perfect. My body of artworks analyze the social constructs of gender inequality, which has led to my continual avoidance and acceptance of who I am and my personal identity. I focused on my relationship to the factors of family expectations, social and culture constructs, and stereotypes that manifests in Korean society.
Artist Rationale in Full 

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