Mikyoung Jung, originally from South Korea, graduated in 2007 from the University of Sunderland (The U.K), with a Masters with Distinction in MA Glass. She is currently doing her PhD at Sydney College of the Arts in Australia, where she continues to develop her range of glass work. Working as an artist, she primarily works with casting and kiln-formed glass work. She often combines glass with metal and other materials in her work. She likes to use other materials alongside glass to expand artistic horizons.