So Young Koo is a senior at Seoul Foreign School in Seoul, Korea. She has a profound interest in painting, drawing, architecture, photography and design. Beyond high school, she plans to pursue architecture or design. Her artworks mostly revolve around environmentalism and appreciation of the beauty of nature. She wishes to further explore the compatibility of sustainability and design. Recently, Koo won recognitions in art and design competitions including a gold medalist of 2020 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards in Architecture & Industrial Design, a finalist of 2020 Genius Olympiad in Art, a top 10 winner of 2019 Fall Celebrating Art, and a finalist of 2019 Fall/Winter Spark Student Award.