About Aletheia Hyun-Jin Shin
Aletheia Hyun-Jin Shin is a Korean community artist. Her life experience growing up as a third culture kid, born in Canada, and raised in the United States and Korea, informs her interest in transnational, intercultural and social practice art.
Shin recently received her Master of Fine Arts degree in community arts from Maryland Institute College of Art. She incorporates the methodology of community organizing and storytelling in her art, focusing on building local leadership through creative platforms that promote solidarity and community voices. Shin facilitates the creation of artistic narrative projects as a vehicle to nurture culture, build community and bring awareness to the Korean community in Baltimore.