Namwon Choi

Namwon Choi is an artist based in Savannah, Georgia. Choi acquired her Bachelor of Fine Arts and Master of Fine Arts degrees in Traditional Korean Painting from Hongik University in Seoul, Korea in 2002, and her Master of Fine Arts degree in Drawing and Painting at Georgia State University in Atlanta in 2014. Her work has been exhibited at the New York City Korean Culture Center, the Los Angeles Korean Culture Center, Aqua Art Miami, the National MFA Wet Paint Biennial Exhibition in Chicago, and at The Museum of Contemporary Art, Georgia in Atlanta. Her work in the “New Connections” exhibition at the Korean Cultural Center in Washington D.C. was reviewed in the Washington Post. Her recent solo exhibition, Blue Distant, opened in October 2019 at Sandler Hudson Gallery in Atlanta. She is currently a professor of Foundation Studies at Savannah College of Art and Design.