J.C. Seo was born December 17,1940.  Dynamic yet contemplative, exacting yet inexhaustibly versatile, J.C. Seo is a complex artist with a rare gift and a spectacular eye. Respected internationally for their mastery of romantic realism, his works are included in fine art collections and galleries throughout the United States and Canada, as well as in the National Museum in his native Korea. His methods of application are steeped in tradition but at the same time quite contemporary. Seo has been awarded numerous distinctions and his paintings are found in many corporate and private collections around the world.  J.C. Seo is a member of the Korea Fine Art Association, New Fine Art Association, American Art Society, Chung Jo Art Group, International Artist League, Nauri Art Group, Contemporary Korean Artists Group, New Jersey, and Korean American Contemporary Artist, New York.