STEPHANIE S. LEE (김소연)
Founder & Instructor
Flushing Council on Culture and the Arts (FCCA) Teaching Artist
NY Regional Director of Korea Minhwa Association (사단법인 한국민화협회 뉴욕 지부장)
As a founder of KoreanFolkArt.org, Stephanie has been teaching and promoting Korean folk art painting to the public through online and onsite workshops and exhibitions since 2013. As a DOE registered teaching artist at Flushing Council on Culture and the Arts, she has been teaching Korean folk art painting to the general public and presented art workshops at public schools and institutions.
She effectively communicates with people of all ages, from elementary school children to seniors, during these workshops.
While serving as a New York regional director of the Korea Minhwa Association, Stephanie served as a juror of an art contest held by Weill Cornell Medicine and The Korea Times and was invited as a panelist at the Newark Museum and the Queens Council on the Arts.
Her work has been featured in WNBC News, NY 1 News, TKC TV, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Asia Week, The Korean Times, and many more. She received a BFA and MS from Pratt Institute and studied Korean folk art painting at Busan National University in Korea.
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