Mija is a painter in New York and Berlin. Their abstractions center on empowerment through colors, lines, and emotions. Non-binary people influence them. Mija grew up in South Korea. Her education began with the Korean minimalist masters of Hong-Ik University, BFA/MFA, and later the American cultural activists, while at Rutgers University, MFA.
Mija shows their work internationally in exhibitions such as The Yard, New York Arts Center, Robert Miller Gallery, Socrates Sculpture Park, New York; Hyundai Gallery, Kwanhoon Gallery, Seoul; Galerie Nord, Atelierhof Kreuzberg, Berlin; Galerie ARTQ13, Rome, among others. She is a recipient of the Ellis Elizabeth Scholarship in the United States and the MBC Grand Art Award, Seoul, Korea.