Miru Kim, Going Places

Thanks Howard (my Facebook friend) for introducing me to Miru Kim and her art projects.

Miru Kim is a New York-based artist who has explored various urban ruins such as abandoned subway stations, tunnels, sewers, catacombs, factories, hospitals, and shipyards. For her new series that examines the relationship between pigs and humans, she has visited various industrial hog farms.

Projects: Naked City Spleen | The Pig That Therefore I Am

(from Pop Photo)

(from Esquire)

(from New York Times)

(from MiruKim.com)


TED Talks: Miru Kim's underground art

Vimeo: Mud Bath for Thick Skin, Miru Kim, Łódź Biennale 2010

Esquire Best and Brightest 2007: Miru Kim Takes Pictureas

Pop Photo: Interview: Miru Kim

dt: Nude Artist Takes Amazing Pictures in Dangerous Places to Overcome Fear

AOL Weird News: Nude Artist Miru Kim Confronts Her Fears With Naked Photographs In Abandoned Buildings