Yolanta C. Siu

Documentary Photographer + Visual Journalist

Understanding the ever-changing cultural landscape of South Korea through the lens of the built environment.

Ongoing projects
GROWN IN KOREA (2014- ): "return to farming" movement in South Korea
#문래동어딘가 (Somewhere in Mullae) (2016- ): gentrification in Seoul
Fool's Road -- Seoullo 7017 (2017- ): pitfalls of Seoul's crowning urban greening project

Solo Exhibitions

(The Night Belongs) To Artists, 11/2016
사진공간 빛타래 Bittarae / Seoul, South Korea

Group Exhibitions

Two Right Heart, 01/2017
사진문화공간 AZIT(아지트) / Seoul, South Korea


University of California, Berkeley
B.A. Landscape Architecture
Graduated May 2014 (High Honors)

Minors in City and Regional Planning + Sustainable Design


CLASS Fund Award, 2014
Matthew M. Lyon Prize in Photography, 2014
Judith Lee Stronach Undergraduate Travel Scholarship, 2013
Gadsby-Trudgett Scholarship, 2013
Gold Medal, San Francisco Flower and Garden Show, 2013
Raymond L. Watson Best Project Award, 2011
Los Angeles World Affairs Council Scholarship, 2010

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