Dain Yoon describes herself as an “illusion artist” and is a senior at Korea National University of Arts in Seoul. Since last year, Yoon has been busy painting bending, reality defying works –on herself.
For as long as she can remember, she says she enjoyed “drawing”, “painting” and “people”. To express herself to the fullest, she chose her own face and body as her canvas as she was fascinated by the “multi-dimensioned perspectives that humans possess,”.
손이 하나 더 있었으면 좋겠다. 어렵다 너무 너무 너무 어려워!! I wish I had one more hand. This one was freaking difficult. hair by @hair_dohwa @dohwa_ #drawing#painting#onhand#onface#trickart#bodypainting#artwork#makeup#미술#그림#메이크업#도화쌤
Une photo publiée par 윤다인 Dain Yoon (@designdain) le
Besides she explained to ABC news that anything can inspire her, “There is nothing grand…about my source of inspiration,” she said. “Anything, even in a very ordinary life, could be great inspirations with different perspectives. But if I were to choose something out of my routine that draws inspiration, I would say that movies often help me twist my perspectives.”
“As I expand my areas on illusion art, I would like to study more at a graduate school level abroad,” she also revealed.