Arin Yoon (she/her) is a Korean American documentary photographer and visual artist based in the Kansas City area. Her work focuses on the military community and the impacts of war, displacement, notions of family, women and issues of identity and representation. She is HEFAT certified.
Her work has been featured in National Geographic, The Washington Post, Reuters, NPR, ProPublica, Bloomberg Businessweek, The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times, among other publications.
Arin has exhibited at venues such as the National Museum of Korean Contemporary History in Seoul, Daegu Arts Center, Corcoran Gallery of Art in Washington, DC, Anthology Film Archives and A.I.R. Gallery in New York.
She has an MFA in Photography, Video and Related Media from the School of Visual Arts and a BA in Political Science and a BA in English Language and Literature from the University of Chicago.
She lives on and has access to military installations and is available for work on issues dealing with the military community, among other assignments.
Drive times to midwestern cities: Kansas City, MO- 30 mins Topeka, KS- 1 hr Omaha, NE- 2.5 hrs Wichita, KS- 3 hrs Des Moines, IA- 3 hrs