Soohye JANG is a performing arts producer, educator, and researcher based in Seoul, Korea. Currently, she is a CEO of arts and culture planning and research company, Connected A in partnership with various organizations and artist groups. She is also an active arts educator and lecturer working with communities and institutions such as Leeum Museum of Arts and Sungshin Woman’s University.
She served as an Associate Director/Connector of Performing Arts Market in Seoul(PAMS) (2020-2022) and was a committee member of Seoul Dance Center(2021-2022), she was also the founding director of Chaeknuna Project, a nonprofit organization spreading a culture of reading books to children through arts education and achieved 10 years of serving communities and making changes with arts and culture. She has been producing and programming performing arts festivals such as Seoul International Dance Festival (2017-19), Nordic Culture Festival (2017), and producing award-winning performances such as <Becoming-Dancer> and made international connections in more than 30 countries.
Soohye studied English Translation and Interpretation at Dongguk University, earned her MFA in Arts Leadership at Seattle University, and a current Ph.D. candidate of Culture and Arts Management at Hongik University.