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Young Min Moon


Young Min Moon, Chair, Department of Art, UMass Amherst

(413) 577-0624

Studio Arts Building 248

Young Min Moon’s art and art criticism reflect his migration across cultures and his awareness of the hybrid nature of identities forged amid the complex historical and political relationships between Asia and North America. Moon has shown his art in numerous exhibitions in this country and abroad, and published his essays in a range of publications. He is a recipient of Guggenheim Fellowship in 2014.

Awards and Accolades

  • Pollock Krasner Foundation
  • Illinois Arts Council Finalist Award
  • Whiting Fellowship
  • University of Massachusetts Faculty Convocation Awardee for Outstanding Research and Creative Activity.