Sand JANG (YunJung Jang) is a freelance sand artist and animator based in Korea. Her career as a sand animator and performer started after graduating from university in 2006. She completed her MA (Master of Art) in Film and Animation in the Graduate School of Hongik University in Korea and also achieved another MA in Illustration and Animation from Kingston University in the U.K.
Greatly influenced by traditional Korean art from a young age, Sand JANG has tried to apply it to her animations and performances, which makes her distinct as a sand artist. On top of that, she creates stories every time she performs sand shows in accordance with the concept and theme of each show.
She has been actively working as a sand artist and performer for more than 5 years not only in Korea but also in several other countries including England, China and Italy.