Mi-Yeon was born in Seoul, South Korea. Travelled to France in 1988 where she studied photography at l'école de photographie de Paris "icart Photo". Resident in Tokyo since 1991 from which time she has worked as a photographer, a major theme of her work being the certainty and uncertainty of “existing.”

Publications

2014 - "Alone Together" (Photobook), kaya books

2004 - "LOVE LAND" (Poems+photos), PHP Inc.

2002 - "IMACOCONIIRUYO" (Essay+photos), KAISEI-SHA

2001 - "I was born / Seoul,Paris,Tokyo" (Essay+photos), Shohakusya Publishing co.

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2013 - "Alone and Together", Gallery Tosei, Tokyo
2002 - "At the moment of two years old", Setagaya Lifestyle Design Center, Tokyo
2001 - "I was born / Seoul,Paris,Tokyo", Galley koubun, Tokyo
2000 - "EXISTENCE - Erigeron canadensis", mole, Tokyo
2000 - "EXISTENCE" , Galley tomos, Tokyo
1995 - "breath of our city" , mole, Tokyo

Books from Mi-Yeon