IM Heung-soon is a visual artist and cinema director based in Seoul. He received a BFA and a MFA degree from the Kyungwon photography or installations, he explores via his work the lives of people who are marginalized in social, political, capitalist, and national contexts. Im Heung-soon is also the co-founder of BANDAL Doc along with Kim Min-kyung, with whom he has developed his third feature film project Ryeohang (2016). Recent projects include his participation in the Anyang Public Art Project 5 (APAP 5) (2016), where he displayed a work dealing with the subject of women who emigrated from North Korea. His work was recently shown at the Taipei Biennial (2016), Sharjah Biennial 12 (2015), Venice Biennial (2015), and at the MoMA PS1, New York (2015).