Mi-Sook Hur

Mi-Sook Hur is an award-winning enamelist and metalsmith who is a professor at the School of Art and Design at East Carolina University (NC). Her work focuses on the realistic images inspired by nature and she explores the modern studies of Limoges enamels. Most recently, she wrote a chapter about her painterly techniques in The Art of Fine Enameling by Karen Cohen. She has taught workshops at the Penland School of Crafts, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, the Newark Museum, Pocosin Arts School of Fine Craft, EGNE (The Enamel Guild North East), and Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts. Her work is included in the collections of the Enamel Arts Foundation, Racine Art Museum, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sunny & Gloria Kamm, and Arkansas Arts Center, and she has been featured in numerous publications, including most recently as a featuring artist in the current issue of Metalsmith.