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Jimin Lee Dear emotions sincerely yours memories

Work by Jimin Lee
Work by Jimin Lee
Work by Jimin Lee
Work by Jimin Lee

Memories can deceive your emotions. Despite experiencing troublesome circumstances, we may be left with a nostalgic memory. I used different media in my body of work, including watercolour and photomedia, to express these compelling powers of memory. Through representations of indoor spaces, past memories of my hometown in Korea are depicted colourfully with the use of a specific colour palette symbolically linking my nostalgic memories with my emotions. The monotone photographic images convey a sense of melancholy and wanting to go back. Yet there is a gleam of hope that the present unpleasant situation will soon become a welcome memory.

Influencing artists:
Roy De Maistre
Grace Cossington Smith


Tyndale Christian School



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