Do-Ho Suh was born in Seoul, Korea in 1962. He received a BFA in painting from Rhode Island School of Design and an MFA in sculpture from Yale University.
Interested in the malleability of space in both its physical and metaphorical manifestations, Do-Ho Suh constructs site-specific installations that question the boundaries of identity.
His work explores the relation between individuality, collectivity, and anonymity. The artist’s work is represented in a number of major museum collections including the Museum of Modern Art, New York, the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Guggenheim Museum, and the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, Artsonje Center, Seoul, Korea, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, and the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas.
Do-Ho Suh lives and works in New York City and Korea.