Yeon Choi
EDUCATION

1994-98	MFA, Computer Arts, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
1989-92	MA, Painting, Ewha University, Seoul, Korea
1985-89	BFA, Painting, Ewha University, Seoul, Korea

EXPERIENCE

2007- Present	Associate Professor 
		Visual Arts Department, University of Louisiana,Lafayette, LA
1998- 2007	Assistant Professor
		Visual Arts Department, University of Louisiana,Lafayette, LA
1997- 1998 	Instructor
		Art Department, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
1996- 1997	Teaching Assistant 
		Art Department, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
1995 - 96 	Research Assistant
		Research in Art & Technology Center
		University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 
1992 - 94	Instructor 
		Shinyerang Art Institute, Seoul, Korea
1990 - 91 	Teaching Assistant 
		Art Department, Ewha University, Seoul, Korea

GROUP EXHIBITION / FILM FESTIVAL/AWARD

2008	California International Animation Festival, Modesto, CA
Rome International Film Featival, Atlanta, GA
Artsfest Film Festival, Harrisburg, PA
AFIA Film Festival, Aarhus, Denmark
Time Warner South Carolina On Demand, Time Warner Cable-South Carolina
2007 2007-08 Short Circuit Film Festival-Tour of Short Films
(High Point, NC/ Louisville. KY/ Hollywood, FL/ Charleston, SC/ Lake Charles, LA/ Jackson, MS/ Huntingdon, TN/ Asheville, NC/ Clemson, SC )
Cortitalia Produzioni web eventi, CortoonsTV, Italy (Web event)
ANA 35, Holter Museum of Art, Helena, MT, USA Being Blown Backwards Toward the Future, Grand Contemporary Art Gallery,Lafayette, LA ReAnimacja Festival:Animated Film Panorama, LODZ, Poland Red Stick International Animation Festival, LASM Auditorium, Baton Rouge,LA 2006 Tirana International Film Festival, Tirana, Albania Portland Indy Animation Festival, Hollywood Theatre, Portland, Oregon Blue Plum Animation Festival, Johnson City, TN (Award Received) Not Still Art Festival, Micro Museum, Brooklyn, NY Mediterranean Environmental Award, Kemer, Antalya, Turkey 19th Annual McNeese National Works On Paper Exhibition, Abercrombie Gallery, McNeese State University, Lake Charles, LA(Purchase Award) Red Stick International Animation Festival, Manship Theater at Shaw Center, Baton Rouge, LA (Finalist) San Francisco's Women's Film Festival, SF Women’s Building, San Francisco, CA (Best Advocacy Award) Streaming Festival { The Hague}, The Hague, Netherlands 2005 Visual Arts Faculty Exhibition, University Art Museum University of Louisiana, Lafayette, LA Calgary International Film Festival, Globe Theatre-Screen2, Calgary, Canada Red Stick International Animation Festival, Manship Theater at Shaw Center, Baton Rouge, LA(Finalist) Calgary Asian Film Festival, Calgary Science Centre, Calgary, Canada Faculty Exhibition 2005, Art Gallery, SLU, Hammond, LA International Festival of Cinema and Technology, Remote Lounge, NYC,NY 2004 Brooklyn International Film Festival, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY Morbegno Film Festival, Cinema3, Morbegno, Italy Quittapahilla Film Festival, Leedy Theater, Annville, PA Festival International Exhibition 2004, Gallery 549, Lafayette, LA 2003 15th Louisiana Video Shorts Festival, Orphuem Theatre New Orleans, LA (Second Prize) RenderFest, Townhall Theater Toronto, Ontario, Canada Arizona International Film Festival, Downtown Screening Room, Tucson,AZ Beecher Center Digital Animation Competition, Zona Auditorium and Gallery, Beecher Center, Youngstown, OH (2nd Prize) Festival International Exhibition 2003, Gallery 549, Lafayette, LA 2002 Digital Art 2002, Jackson Hall Gallery,Kentucky State University, Frankfort, KY 2001 Louisiana Video Shorts Festival, NOCCA/Riverfront, New Orleans, LA (Silver Award) 1999 Sixteen 99, University Art Museum, University of Louisiana, Lafayette, LA 1998 International New Media Design Festival, Tishman Auditorium, Parsons School of Design, New York City, NY (Honorable Mention) Multicultural Film Festival, Herter Auditorium,University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 1991 Contemporary Arts, Kwanhoon Gallery, Seoul, Korea Harmony of Contemporary Arts, Tarae Gallery, Seoul, Korea Experiences, Dole Gallery, Seoul, Korea Shin Ewha, Kwanhoon Gallery, Seoul, Korea 1990 Painting 1990, Chungnam Gallery, Seoul, Korea Experiences, Kwanhoon Gallery, Seoul, Korea Today and Symbol, Total Gallery, Seoul, Korea Shin Ewha, Kwanhoon Gallery, Seoul, Korea 1989 Shin Ewha, Kwanhoon Gallery, Seoul, Korea Experiences, Seoul, Korea 1988 Korean Contemporary Printmaking Competition, Moonyae-Jinhungwon, Seoul, Korea
SOLO EXHIBITION

2007 	Recent Works on Paper, Galerie Lafayette, Lafayette, LA
2006	Fragments of memory, Gallery On, Seoul, Korea
1997	Cham Whae Rouk (Confessions), Herter Gallery, 
	University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA (MFA Show)
1996	Visual Thinking in Motion,  Wheeler Gallery,University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA (Curator).
	My Life, My Soul, My Sorrow, 
	Student Union Visual and Performing Art Gallery,University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

FILMOGRAPHY

2012	After Swann
2006	Ever After
	Learning to Play How High the Moon
2005	The Destroyed Room
2004	The Thief
2003	The Fly
	Sandstorm
2002	Objects of My Obsessions
	The Labyrinth
2001	Media, Metaphor, Non-locality
1997	Confessions

GRANT / FELLOWSHIP

2009	STEP Grant, University of Louisiana, Lafayette
2006	STEP Grant, University of Louisiana, Lafayette
2004	Instructional Mini Grant, University of Louisiana, Lafayette
	Scientific Equipment Grant, University of Louisiana, Lafayette
2003	LA Artist Fellowship, Division of the Arts, LA State
	Scientific Equipment Grant, University of Louisiana, Lafayette
2001	Collaborative Research Grant, University of Louisiana, Lafayette
2000	Summer Research Award, University of Louisiana, Lafayette