Yolanta C. Siu

Visual Diarist + Citizen Critic

Leftovers tossed out in the morning
Become dandelions by the afternoon
Pluck it, it grows back again
Fair body rising from the soil


University of California, Berkeley
B.A. Landscape Architecture (2014)

Minors in City and Regional Planning + Sustainable Design


Matthew M. Lyon Prize in Photography, 2014

CLASS Fund Award, 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


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


a spoonful of rice, enough to set the table, 05/2019
Season&Work Symposium: Food Culture and Community | East Asia Earth Village 2019 (Prayer)

Reading the Landscape: Mullae Creative Village, 12/2017
ESD Campus Asia Program | Seoul National University


EthnoGraphic: Visualizing Local Perspectives, 12/2017
ESD Campus Asia Program | Seoul National University


Citizen's Photography Contest, 2017
강서양천 민중의집 Gangseo Yangcheon People’s House | Seoul, South Korea

Media Contributions

무릉리의 특별한 겨울이야기 Mureung-ri Special Winter Story, 02/2017
KBS Documentary Empathy (다큐공감)

Mullae-dong, 09/2017
tbs eFM Koreascape

WWOOFing Trend in Korea, 09/2016
tbs eFM Koreascape

Using Format