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SOEY MILK

With highly-refined and meticulously executed graphite drawings to complex, dreamlike oil paintings of ethereal young women suspended in fluttering robes of richly-patterned fabrics drenched in color, Soey Milk drifted onto the art scene like a sultry summer storm. These expertly rendered, euphoric scenarios entice viewers to yearn for understanding of Soey’s mysterious world. Her enchanting sirens and floating dreamscape imagery are common threads throughout her art, yet she is continually exploring and experimenting with surprising new mediums and methods.  Her recent work has combined glitter and flower petals with oil paint.  The subject matter presents a seductive and curious innocence that is a clear reflection of this talented ingénue.  Sometimes playful, often contemplative, but always present is an essence of serenity and delicate beauty in these odes to femininity ...

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... With highly-refined and meticulously executed graphite drawings to complex, dreamlike oil paintings of ethereal young women suspended in fluttering robes of richly-patterned fabrics drenched in color, Soey Milk drifted onto the art scene like a sultry summer storm. These expertly rendered, euphoric scenarios entice viewers to yearn for understanding of Soey’s mysterious world. Her enchanting sirens and floating dreamscape imagery are the common thread throughout her art, yet she is continually exploring and experimenting with surprising new mediums and methods.  Her recent work has combined glitter and flower petals with oil paint.  The subject matter presents a seductive and curious innocence that is a clear reflection of this talented ingénue.  Sometimes playful, often contemplative, but always present is an essence of serenity and delicate beauty in these odes to femininity.

Pasadena, CA-based illustrator Soey Milk has a flair for the dark and the romantic, depicting lovely young women in various erotic configurations. Soey's delicate graphite sketches and detailed oil paintings of doe-eyed ladies create a unique narrative world that is at once tender and strange.
Excerpt from Juxtapoz, 2015

Soey Milk was born in Seoul, Korea, and moved to California in 2000.  She is receiving significant international attention by collectors and has a vast following.  Soey lives and works in California.

 
EDUCATION

Pasadena Art Center Graduate 2014

Press

Available Work


Sick 16
oil, collage and polyethylene chips on linen, 24 x 18inquiry
Water Over Stone
graphite on paper, 16 x 14inquiry
Rincon Stain
graphite on paper, 16 x 14inquiry
Inherent Vice
Nectar and debris of hydrangea on paper, 12 x 18inquiry

Archive: Sold


Yuriche
graphite on paper, 24 x 18
Maru Rose
oil and resin on panel, 12 x 12
Did I Show You Love
graphite on paper, 14 x 17
Purple Hydrangea
graphite and oil on resined paper, 17 x 23
Maji
oil on canvas, 36 x 48
For the Dark Finds Ways of Being Engraved in the Light
oil and dried blossoms on panel, 30 x 30
Nuri
oil on canvas, 40 x 30
Untitled
oil and blossom on paper, 24 x 18
Flowers For The Asleep
oil and crushed fool's gold on canvas, 20 x 16
Fovere
mixed media on panel, 18 x 18
Study for Untitled
graphite on paper, 10.5 x 8
In Our Nature
graphite on paper, 17 x 14
Blood Solo
graphite on paper, 17 x 14
Andamiro
graphite on paper, 17 x 14
A Particular Place
oil and copper on canvas, 36 x 24
The Right Thing To Do
graphite and acrylic on paper, 24 x 24
Soey Milk, Spectrum Blend
Spectrum Blend, 2016
oil collage and dried blossom on paper, 14 x 10
Soey Milk, Stance
Stance, 2016
graphite on paper, 30 x 22
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KIOKADA 기억하다 - 2017