Born in Korea, Suzy Taekyung Kim is a New York-based artist educated at Emily Carr University of Art and Design (Canada) and University of British Columbia, and then received her MA from New York University. Her work is part of a select number of private and corporate collections in Canada, the UK, Korea and the US.
About Percent for Art Program
Percent for Art is New York City¹s permanent public art program that commissions and acquires artwork within City-funded capital construction projects. Since its inception in 1982, Percent has commissioned 374 artists for 291 projects at City-owned properties, with 82 commissions awarded during the Bloomberg Administration. These permanent works of art continue to enhance the City¹s landscape with installations at municipal buildings and adjacent outdoor spaces, schools, transportation hubs, parks, plazas, and streets across the five boroughs.