Yoon-Young Hur is an architect and a ceramist based in Seoul and New York. She moves back and forth between the two cities and creates limited editions rooted in cultural heritage and experiments on materiality, form and site specificity.
All hand built and wheel thrown by her, the projects have been exhibited in New York, NY, Bath, UK and Florence, Italy. She is currently in New York working on a new series for an exhibition in Paris, September 2019.
She holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from The School of The Art Institute of Chicago (2006) and a Bachelors of Architecture from Cooper Union, Irwin S. Chanin School of Architecture (2010). She has led a wide range of projects at Matthew Baird Architects, Diller Scofidio & Renfro and Agrest and Gandelsonas Architects in New York City.