Born 15 September 1987 in Seoul. Received her bachelor's degree from the Korean National University of Art in Seoul. Completed John O'Conor's postgraduate course at the Royal Irish Academy of Music and is currently pursuing her doctoral degree there.
Laureate of Chopin competitions in Asia and Moscow, she won seventh prize in the International Piano Competition in Hamamatsu and third prize in the AXA Dublin International Piano Competition, 2009. Qualified for the second stage of the 15th International Chopin Piano Competition in Warsaw, 2005.
Gives many recitals and appears as a soloist with renowned orchestras across Asia, in Ireland and Poland. Has performed at the Aspen Festival in the United States.