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Cover Story, “Light It Up,” featuring artists and projects including Cheon Kroiz’ “Diamonds Light Baltimore,” by Wesley Case, The Sun Paper, January 1, 2016, 12-13.

“Partial lineup announced for Light City Baltimore festival,” Mary Carole McCauley,” The Sun Paper, November 10, 2015.

“Tour de Art,” Mina Cheon Studio, Open Studio Tour, Fall Arts Preview by Gabriella Souza, Baltimore Magazine, October 2015.

Featured artist in “Pop-Up Exhibition,” Artworks Season 3, Maryland Public Television, Episode 3033, Baltimore, Maryland, aired July 23, 2015.

“100 Top Creatives” includes Mina Cheon, ORIGIN Magazine, March/April 2015 Issue, 52.

Feature on "Division," Jungwon Park, and artist statement "Sweet Revolution," MisulSeGye Monthly Art Magazine, Seoul, Korea, August 2014, 72-74.

Review, "Mina Cheon Happy North Korean Children," Dongyun Ko, Wolgan Misool, Seoul, Korea, August, 2014.

Feature, “Living With Art: K-Town Studios,” Will Holman, BmoreArt, Baltimore, MD, July 16, 2014.

Review, “Duality in Korean / Korean-American Art,” Edgardo Miranda-Rodriguez, Art in Asia, Hong Kong, May and June 2014, 88-91.

Interview, "Choco·Pie Propaganda," reporter Iris Jang (Jang Yanghei), News Landscape, Korean Service, Voice of America, broadcast South and North Korea, April 29, 2014.

Interview, "Now with David Byrd," Crossroads Asia, United States Service, Voice of America, broadcast USA, April 29, 2014.

Review, "Extravagancia das Feiras de Arte em Nova York," Beatriz Albuquerque, Performatus, Spain, Ed. 9, March 2014. (Spanish)

"Mina Cheon at Ethan Cohen Fine Arts," Exhibitions, Look Out, Art in America, February 2014.

Review, "What's not to love about Choco·Pies and POLIPOP?" Ina Stinus, Curator's Choice: Museums and Exhibitions in New York City and Vicinity, February 28, 2014.

Review, Korean Art 21, by Eunjung Cho, February 2014. (Korean)

Beacon Arts, Beacon, NY, January 2014.

"Miami Art Fair Photos," BmoreArt, Baltimore, MD, December 16, 2013.

"Mina Cheon: Traveling to Dokdo," KAFFNY, New York, NY, October 2013.

Review, "Turn On Exhibit Adds to Beacon Art Scene," Amy Lipton, Philipstown Info, Cold Spring, NY, August 25, 2013.

Interview, "Mina Cheon/Kim Il Soon: Art for the Reunification of Korea, with Ethan Cohen," The Marc Steiner Show, NPR, WEAA 88.9 FM, Baltimore, MD, May 17, 2013.

Review, "Pulse Delivers," Rozalia Jovanoic, Blouin Art Info, New York Fairs Daily Edition, New York, NY, May 10, 2103.

Review, "Text and Art Converge at Pulse," Art and Design 20: Art and Design of the 20th C, Its Influences, May10, 2013.

Artis Talking, reportage of art, design, gallery, and NYC events by David Barish, May 10, 2103.

"PULSE New York 2013 opens," Art Daily, May 10, 2013.

Interview, "Host Sarah Caldwell," TV Hill, WBAL-TV Baltimore (NBC), March 3, 2013.

Review, "Kinetic Sculpture, SOMA's Gravity and Time," Monkeynism, Seoul, Korea, February 23, 2013.

Review, "Gravity and Time, New Paradigm in Sculpture," Kim Yoon, Jungle Magazine, February 2013.

"MICA Takes on Bull Pit at (e)merge Art Fair," MICA News, Baltimore, MD, September 10, 2012.

Feature, "Maryland Art Place Showcases Mina Cheon's Provocative 'Polipop' Art," Tim Smith, arts and entertainment, The Sun, Baltimore, MD, June 9, 2012.

Interview, "Like/Dislike: Mina Cheon," Jacklyn Peisser, B the site, Baltimore, MD, June 6, 2012.

Review, "Polipop and Paintings: A raucous pop-art exhibition paints the town red," Chloe Helton-Gallagher, The City Paper, Baltimore, MD, June 6, 2012.

Review, "Political Pop Art: Mina Cheon examines the relationship between media and political conflict," Cara Ober, Urbanite, Baltimore, MD, May 8, 2012.

"Photos from Polipop: Mina Cheon @ MAP," BmoreArt, Baltimore, MD, May 4, 2012.

"Technology, Politics and Desire: A Mental Dialogue with Mina Cheon," Irina Aristarkhova, Artist Organized Art, New York, NY, April 23, 2012.

"15 Billion Years of the Traveling Atom by Mina Cheon," China Blue, The Engine Institute, May 20, 2012.

"It List," Urbanite; City Paper; Baltimore Style; Baltimore, MD, May 2012.

Review, "Mina Cheon's Polipop at Maryland Art Place," Julie Jungsil Lee, education, The Korea Times, Washington, DC, May 15, 2012. (Korean)

Interview, "Mina Cheon's "Polipop & Paintings," Aaron Henkin, The Signal, NPR, WYPR 88.1 FM, May 4, 2012.

Interview, "Polipop: Politics meets Art," Hyun Suk Kim, Korean Service, Voice of America, broadcast South and North Korea, May 23, 2012.

"Art Beat With Sean Rameswaram," American University Radio, NPR, WAMU 88.5 FM, May 14, 2012.

Interview, "Mina Cheon, Being an artist who can read about the time and space we live in," Suh Moon-won, Seoul Culture Today, Seoul, Korea, February 3, 2012. (Korean)

News, "Global Politian Seen through Pop Art," (version 1) Culture, KBS News, Korean Broadcasting, Korea, January 31, 2012. (Korean)

News, "Global Politian Seen through Pop Art," (version 2) Culture, KBS News, Korean Broadcasting, Korea, January 31, 2012. (Korean)

Interview, "1013 Main Street," Ahn Junghyun, Korea's No. One Foreign Language Station, English FM 101.3, Seoul, Korea, January 30, 2012.

Interview, "Politics Meet Pop Culture in Polipop," Arirang Today, Arirang, Korea's Global TV, January 27, 2012.

Review, "Delicate Political Issue," Oh Hyun-joo, EDaily, Korea, January 26, 2012. (Korean)

Weekend Cultural Calendar, Asia Today: Global Daily, Korea, January 26, 2012. (Korean)

Interview, "The Meeting of Politics and Pop Art," Lee Harin, YTN 24 Hours News, Korea, January 23, 2012. (Korean)

Review, "Acute Political Sensibility, Placing it with Pop Art," Kim Hyung-soon, OHMY News, Seoul, Korea January 23, 2012. (Korean)

Review, "Korean Artist Connects Propaganda and Pop Art," Chosun Daily English, Korea, January 20, 2012.

Review, "Pulling a Muscle with President Obama," Jung Sang-young, Culture, Hankyurae Daily, Korea, January 19, 2012. (Korean)

News, "Tools for Politicians," Kwon Ran, Life, SBS News, Seoul Broadcasting, Seoul, Korea, January 16, 2012. (Korean)

Review, "Mina Cheon Treats Politics like Lollipops," Kwon Mee-yoo, Culture, The Korea Times, Korea, January 16, 2012.

Review, "Meeting Point between Politics and Pop Art: Reading Truth in Images," Pyun Wuan-sik, Sekye Ilbo (World Daily), Korea, January 16, 2012. (Korean)

Review, "Satirizing Politics and Power: Media Artist Mina Cheon Polipop," Lee Gwang-hyung, Kukmin Daily, Korea, January 15, 2012. (Korean)

Interview, "Polipop Exhibition," Suh Il-ho, Exhibition, Chosun TV News, Chosun TV, Korea, January 14, 2012. (Korean)

"Introducing Mina Cheon's Polipop Exhibition," Tcheon-nahm Park, Sungkok Art Museum, Seoul, Korea, January 10, 2012. (Korean)

Reviews by Tcheon-Nahm Park, Leslie King-Hammond, Irina Aristarkova, and Pamela Haag in Polipop: Poliical Pop Art, Sungkok Art Museum, Seoul, Korea, January 2012. (English and Korean)

Review, "Global Art Histories / Multiple Modernities," William Gassaway, CAA conference blog, New York, NY, February 10, 2011.

Review, “Shamanism and Contemporary Art,” Lisa Paul Streitfeld, ArtUS, Los Angeles, CA, Issue#30, November 2010, 84-91.

Review, “Mina Cheon’s Shamanism + Cyberspace, Lisa Paul Streitfeld, A Critical Trilogy: A Critic’s Millennial Journey, May 25, 2010.

Recommended Reading List, “Mina Cheon’s Shamanism + Cyberspace,” Joshua Selman, Artist Organized Art, New York, NY, May 2010.

Review, “Mina Cheon’s Shamanism + Cyberspace,” Kim Soo-Jung, Artbook Digest section, Wolgan Misool, Seoul, Korea, April 2010, 204.

Review, "Curious about the Meaning inside Paper Dolls: Interview of MICA Faculty Mina Cheon," SeungLim Ryu, JoonAng Daily, Washington, DC, March 12, 2010. (Korean)

Review, "Opening of Korean, American, Japanese Contemporary Artists in DC," Chosun Ilbo Daily, Washington, DC, March 12, 2010. (Korean)

Review, "Duality Revealed in Humanity by Fantasy," Younghee-Chang, Korea Daily, Washington, DC, March 12, 2010. (Korean)

"Desirable Fairy Tales: A Talk with the Curator," The Pink Line Project, Washington, DC, March 2010.

Review, "Mina Cheon speaks of her multicultural artistic pursuits," Derek Roper, The Retriever Weekly, UMBC Student Newspaper, Baltimore county, Maryland, Vol. 45 Issue 4, September 21, 2010.

Interview, "MLK Day Special," Marc Steiner Show, NPR, WEAA 88.9FM, Baltimore, MD, January18, 2010.

Interview, "Pop Art and Dr. King's Message," Tom Hall, Maryland Morning, NPR, WYPR 88.1FM, Baltimore, MD, January 18, 2010.

Review, "MICA Faculty Member Mina Cheon Delivers Unity Week Artist Keynote Address," MICA News, Baltimore, MD, January 10, 2010.

Review, “Faculty Mina Cheon Publishes First Book: Shamanism + Cyberspace looks at the separation of magic and science in the postmodern era,” MICA News, Baltimore, MD, December 8, 2009.

"MICA's Unity Week Takes Place," MICA News, Baltimore, MD, December 1, 2009.

Review, "Group Show at American Embassy in Korea," Son Jung-mee, Chosun Daily, Korea, April 30, 2009. (Korean)

"Ten Best Baltimore Artists of 2008," BmoreArt, Baltimore, MD, December 20, 2008.

"Best Solo Show of the Year," Bret McCabe, The City Paper, Baltimore, MD, September 2008.

"Mina Cheon: Addressing Dolls," Kate Noonan, The City Paper, Baltimore, MD, March 26, 2008.

Interview, "Talking through Dolls: Expressing North and South Korea's Reality through Dolls," Mi Jeong Hibbitts, Korean Service, Voice of America, broadcast South and North Korea, March 24, 2008.

"Mina Cheon: Addressing Dolls at Grimaldis Gallery," Jarrett Min Davis, BmoreArt, Baltimore, MD, Saturday, March 15, 2008.

Review, "Dolls reflects drama in Korea," Glenn McNatt, The Sun Paper, Baltimore, MD, March 15, 2008.

"Featured Artist: Mina Cheon,"
Urbanite, on-line issue 58, March 12, 2008.

Interview, "On artist Mina Cheon with architect Gabriel Kroiz," Jack Livingston, Radar Redux Baltimore Arts and Culture, Baltimore, MD, March 2008.

"Critic's Pick: Mina Cheon Addressing Dolls," Stephanie Thorton, The City Paper, Baltimore, MD, Vol.32 No. 9, February 27, 2008.

Review, "Embarrassment and Address" Brian Willems, Artist Organized Art, New York, NY, March 7, 2008.

Maryland Morning, NPR, WYPR 88.1 FM, Baltimore, MD, February 27, 2008.

"MICA Korea 2007 Exhibition White in Seoul and Baltimore," NY Arts Magazine, New York, NY, 2007.

"Exhibition White," Associated Press, Korea, June 2007. (Korean)

"Groundless & Desiring Infinity," Alex Castro, Eye to Eye, The Urbanite, Baltimore, MD, January 2007.

Review, Jessica Higgins, Artist Organized Art, New York, NY, February 25, 2007.

Review, "Art looks at the unbearable lightness of jetlag," Park Soo-mee, JoonAng Ilbo, International Herald Tribune, Associated with The International New York Times, Seoul, Korea, July 13, 2006.

"Jetlag: Traveling Art," Associated Press, Naver News, NEWSIS, Life and Culture, Seoul, Korea, July 12, 2006. (Korean)

Review, "Asia Effects in New Media panel at CAA, Boston," Art Asia Pacific, The Almanac 2005/2006, New York, NY.

Review, "Sight and Issue," Wolgan Misool, Seoul, Korea, August 2005, 51. (Korean)

Feature, "Responding to Space: Plastic Bag MICA Korea 2005 Exhibition," Exhibition, C3: Korea: Architecture & Environment Monthly, Seoul, Korea, 0508 no. 252, August 2005, 142 -145. (Korean)

News, "Plastic Bag Exhibition," Art, Arirang, Korea's Global TV, Korea, July 15, 2005. (Korean)

Review, "Plastic Bag," Naver, culture Blog Amabella, Seoul, Korea, July 13, 2005. (Korean)

Review, "North/South Heterotopias: Mina Cheon's Half Moon Eyes," Krista Genevieve Lynes, NY Arts Magazine, New York, NY, May/June 2005, Vol. 10, No.5/6.

Review, "Cheon, Min-Jung's Exhibition Dizz/placement," Wolgan Misool, Seoul, Korea, March 2005, 149. (Korean)

Review, "Mina Cheon's solo exhibition Dizz/placement," Chosun Daily, Seoul, Korea, February 3, 2005. (Korean)

News, "Dreaming a Dream through art," YTN 24 Hours News, Korea, February 2, 2005. (Korean)

News, "Weekend Culture," YTN 24 Hours News, Korea, January 28, 2005. (Korean)

Review, "Half Moon Eyes," Opinion Section, Kyong Hyang Daily, Seoul, Korea, January 27, 2005. (Korean)

Review, "Dizz/placement," Weekly Dong-a, Seoul, Korea, January 25, 2005. (Korean)

Review, Seoul Weekly, Asiana News Letter, Issue 150, Seoul, Korea: January 22, 2005.

Review, "North Korean Women's purity and beauty contained in dolls," People Section, KukMin Ilbo (National Daily), Seoul, Korea, January 19, 2005. (Korean)

Review, "Half Moon Eyes," JoongAng (Central Daily), Seoul, Korea: January 19, 2005. (Korean)

Review, "Mina Cheon's Solo Exhibition," Seoul Selection, Seoul, Korea: January 18, 2005.

Review, "Baltimore women artists exhibit their work," Carol Sorgen, Arts & Style, Baltimore Beacon, Baltimore, MD, December 2004.

Review, "Positioning Athena's Daughters," James Beau, Blogcritics, Baltimore, MD, December 21, 2004.

"Athena's Daughters: Maryland Art Place presents an exhibition featuring five artists selected by Grace Hartigan," Lisa Lewenz, Maryland Art Source, Baltimore, MD, December 2004.

Interview, "Athena's Daughters," Aaron Henkin, NPR, WYPR 88.1FM, Baltimore, MD, December 3, 2004.

Review "Hartigan's outlook seen in proteges' exhibit," Glenn McNatt, Today, The Sun, Baltimore, MD, November 29, 2004.

Feature, "Opening the lid of Korea: Artist Mina Cheon and Architect Gabriel Kroiz," Haewon Kim, People Section, Haute Magazine, Seoul, Korea, July 2004, 54. (Korean)

News, "Open Lid: Getting Close to Audience," YTN News, YTN 24 News Channel, Seoul, Korea: July 23, 2004. (Korean)

News, "Studio as Exhibition," News Today, Cultural Broadcasting, MBC, Seoul, Korea, July 21, 2004. (Korean)

Review, "Seeing the creation of art in the exhibition space," Yunoo Park, Culture, Seoul Economy Daily, Seoul, Korea, July 19, 2004. (Korean)

Review, "Exhibition Plastic Bag" Culture section, MoonHwa Ilbo (Cultural Daily), July 18, 2005. (Korean)

Review, "Plastic Bag," Exhibition, KyongHyang SinMoon: Economic Newspaper, July 11, 2005. (Korean)

Review, "Minaliza1000, Groundless at Lance Fung Gallery," Elizabeth Donovan, RADAR, Baltimore, MD, Issue 2, September 2002.

Review, "Minaliza1000," Elizabeth Donovan, Current Reviews, Peek: On-line Arts Review, Baltimore, MD, September 15, 2002.

"Minaliza1000, Groundless," Ken Johnson, Recommended, The New York Times, New York, NY, July 5, 2002.

"Minaliza1000," Kim Levin, Village Voice, Recommended, New York, NY, June-July 2002.

Review, "Minaliza1000," NY Arts Magazine, New York, NY, July-August Issue, 94, 2002.

Review, "Artist Mina Cheon's Exhibition," EunSook Lim, Life Section, JoonAng Ilbo, New York, NY, July 4, 2002. (Korean)

Review "Artscape's Landscape…," Glenn McNatt, The Sun, Baltimore, MD, July 13, 2001.

Feature, "Arts Community: A Portrait of Many Cultures and Backgrounds," Karen Baxter, The Sun, Baltimore, MD, March 4, 2001.

Review, "At the School 33 Art Center…," Mike Guiliano, The City Paper, Baltimore, MD, May 30, 2001.

Review, "New show at School 33 features intriguing photographs and installation," Steve Purchase, The Baltimore Guide, Baltimore, MD, May 17, 2001.

Review, "Expressing the difference between culture and the modern man: Mina Cheon's digital art shines," JiHyun Yang, Culture Section, JoonAng Ilbo, New York, NY, August 26, 2001. (Korean)

Review, "Turning anguish to delight: the new flesh comes to MAP," Ian Grey, Link: A Critical Journal on the Arts, Baltimore, Maryland, Issue 5, Fall 2000.

"SCI-ART: Extensions of Being," Jack Livingston, Art Works: A Quarterly, Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, MD, Issue 2, 2000.

Review, "Arlington Arts Center: Installation Artists JinSook Rah and Mina Cheon," Myunhee Jung, The Korea Times, Washington, DC, September 2000.

Front Cover, The Three Graces, Korean Culture and Arts Journal, Seoul, Korea, May 2000.

Review, Wolgan Misool, Seoul, Korea, May, 2000. (Korean)

Review, SungHee Yang, Art Section, MoonHwa Ilbo (Cultural Daily), Korea, May 2, 2000. (Korean)