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artist , educator

Elaine Choi Suh, Korean artist, educator. Trustee, board directors United States-China Korean Friendship Association, since 1986. Member North America Korean School Association (committee chair, curriculum writer since 1989).

Background

Suh, Elaine Choi was born on April 19, 1936 in Seoul, Republic of Korea. Daughter of Young Kyu Choi and Teuk Ah Yi. came to the United States, 1974.

Education

Bachelor, Seoul (Korea) National U., 1960; student, L'Academy Peinture Orientale, Paris, 1972-1975; student, Control Academy Fine Arts, Beijing, 1986-1987.

Career

Teacher, Pusan (Korea) Namsung Girl's H.S., 1960-1966; teacher, Seoul Control H.S., 1966-1968; teacher, Korean School New York, New York City, since 1975.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author (book) Cheong Chung Tong: Movement Within Tranquility, 1991, (newspaper series) Through the Bamboo Curtain, 1985, An Artist in the Frozen Land, 1986. Sole exhbns.: Elaine C. Suh Gallery Hankook, 1980, The Shrine Dorval Cultural Institute, 1981, Elaine C. Suh Institute Fine Arts, 1983, KAL 007: One Year Later New York Cultural Embassy, 1984.

Membership

Trustee, board directors United States-China Korean Friendship Association, since 1986. Member North America Korean School Association (committee chair, curriculum writer since 1989).

Connections

Daughter of Young Kyu Choi and Teuk Ah Yi. M. Tae S. Suh, May 16, 1960 (deceased November 1990). Children: Chan, Young, Anna.

father:
Young Kyu Choi

mother:
Teuk Ah Yi

spouse:
Tae S. Suh

children:
Young Suh

Anna Suh

Chan Suh