Student Scholarship Exhibitor List
Ji Min Hwang
Ji Min Hwang is an artist based in Brooklyn, NY. She believes that emotion, hardship and memories are the essential elements of life. Her work consistently revisits past memories to recreate emotion that evoke empathy. She wishes to share her theory with the audience through art: the importance of the coexistence of happiness and sadness.
Jisu Lee is an artist based in Toronto. Her works draw inspiration from items easily accessible in everyday life and often portray themes of existentialism and mismatched workings within her universe. They are visual depictions of shapeless thoughts and ideas that we have as we drift through our days. Recently in her thesis work, Jisu explored finding intersections of physics and buddhism, explaining the human drive and curiosity to find answers and reach enlightenment.
Joseph Frankhauser is an artist and illustrator who has just completed his senior thesis project at the Cleveland Institute of Art to obtain a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Illustration. With his current clients including The Cleveland Orchestra and Shopify, he hopes to build a larger body of work that is both stimulating and thought provoking. He looks ahead to future projects with enthusiasm.