© 2019 Romi Kim. 

About

Known as Romi Kim, 김새로미 or Skim when on stage in their drag persona. Kim has lived in various small towns and cities in British Columbia. She worked in rural South Korea from 2017 till 2019 and is currently based Seoul. Kim searches for stories, of belonging to explain society and its hierarchies. Kim primarily works within an interdisciplinary approach in video, installation, performance and media. Themes of her artistic practice include racialization, nationality, and relationships. She often uses her own experiences to share her perspective on multifaceted identities. She obtained her Bachelor of Fine Arts at the University of Victoria in a double major of Visual Arts and Gender Studies. Kim believes she is a human striving for decency.