"I’m not sure whether what I am doing is maximalist. It’s for other people to label it. The way my work is is because of where I am. The network, the society. But the subject – and message – should come from the artist’s very own spirituality."
Born in Seoul, South Korea, Junu Ahn studied film, video and New Media at the School of Art Institute of Chicago, after dropping out of Sung Kyun Kwan University, where he was studying politics and journalism. He worked in fashion media after graduating from Chicago. His video for Lane Crawford’s SS12 Pinnacle of Style was featured on NOWNESS and listed as a Top 10 fashion film by WGSN.