Oh studied photography at the Brooks Institute of Photography and photography and cinema at Ohio University, both in the USA. He has published five monographs, including Cosmetic Girls (2009), Unfinished Portrait (2010), and Hein-kuhn Oh’s Portraits (2011). His work revolves around the emotional frailty of social groups like middle-aged housewives or teenagers. He was recently awarded the Dong-gang Photo Prize, Young-Wal, Korea.
Hein-Kuhn Oh. Jin-Sun Yoon, Age 19, 2003.