To discover more about this artist, please download the Docent app
Apple
alt

Courtesy of the artist. Photo by Ériver Hijano.

Christine Sun Kim

Born in 1980, Orange, United States

Lives and works in Berlin, Germany

Overview

Christine Sun Kim is a Korean American artist, who works with illustration, video, large-scale murals and sound. Kim is deaf, and much of her work is influenced both aesthetically and sensorially by her experiences of navigating the world as a deaf person. Stretching the parameters of graphic notation and scale, her work counters ableist narratives, carving space for viewpoints not readily explored in popular media. Kim uses a combination of text and imagery in her works, combining illustrative ...Read more