Joon Soo Ha is a video artist, filmmaker, and graphic designer whose work combines abstract concepts of time and space within a cultural context, creating an intuitive metaphoric language. Ha’s works decipher the sociocultural context by representing personal vision and symbolic images. Originally from Korea, he studied filmmaking in U.S. with the support of a Fulbright scholarship.
Joon Soo’s works have screened widely. Awards include the Juror’s Special Prize at the 2nd Seoul International Documentary Film Festival (Seoul, Korea), Gold Prize at the International Computer Art Competition (Beijing, China), Grand Prize at the Ssamzi Music Video Contest (Seoul, Korea), Jury Award at the 36th New York Exposition of Short Film and Video (New York, U.S.), and he was a Golden Reel nominee at the VC FilmFest (Los Angeles, U.S.).