ABOUT

 

Bio

Born in Seoul Korea, New York based artist. He received his BFA from The School of The Art Institute of Chicago and MFA from Pratt.
His early work medias were painting, video installation and kinetic

His current painting shows only part of scene for each event and unpaintedpart represents express of emptiness, missing and blindness of the truth.

He shares deep silence through blind part in his painting that implies complexity, suppression, dehumanization and unrevealed facts within our society.

 

INTERVIEW

RESUME

 

EDUCATION 

• 1998 • Pratt Institute, NY , Master of Fine Arts , Major: New Form 

• 1994 • School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL , Bachelor of Fine Arts , Major: Painting

 

EXHIBITION

•2017 • Fairleigh Dickinson University, NJ, Solo Exhibition, March 9th – 22nd

•2016 • Call for Bushwick, NYC, Group Exhibition, June 12th

•2016 • Yonkers Art Festival, NYC, Group Exhibition, May 14th

•2016 • LLB Gallery, NY, Group Exhibition, “Migrant”, March 24th - Apr 30 th

•2015-2016 • NABI Museum of the Arts , NJ, Group Exhibition, “moment of sunset”, December 19th - Jan 6 th

•2015 • NABI Museum of the Arts , NJ, 2 person show, “Painting without Bias”, November 18th - December 1st

•2015 • Jorgensen Gallery, CT, Group Exhibition, “North Korea Exchange Project”, September 30 - December 17

•2015 • NYFA Selected Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program, NYFA, New York

•2012 • Jamaica Art Center, New York, Solo Exhibition, “Digitized Fate” Facebook Portrait Installation

•2011 • The World of the Wings Museum, NJ, Commissioned Video Installation, “5th Dimension”

•2002 • Puffin Room Foundation, Soho NY, Group Exhibition, “Pulse”

•2001 • Space World, NY, Group Exhibition, “Absorption on the Group 31”

•2000 • Gallery Korea, NY, Group Exhibition, “20/20”

•1998 • Artist Building, Chelsea NY, Selected Artist Show, “Next”

•Gallery Korea, NY, Group Exhibition,“Change and Transformation”

• 1997 • Second Floor Gallery, NY , Solo Exhibition, M.F.A. Thesis Show , “Nonfunctional Functionalism” 

• 1996 • Gallery Pratt, NY , Solo Exhibition, “Visual Sound” 

• New Gallery, NY , Group Exhibition,“Sound and Poem” 

• 1994 • Gallery 312, Chicago , Selected Artist Show 

• 1994 • Betty Rymer Gallery, Chicago , BFA Graduation Exhibition 

• 1993 • Fine Art Center, Chicago , Group Exhibition, “East and West”

 

SELECTED SHOW 

• 2017 •Fairleigh Dickinson University, NJ , Solo Exhibition, March 9th – 22nd 

• 2016 • Call for Bushwick, NYC , Group Exhibition, 

Jun 12th 

• 2016 • Yonkers Art Festival, NYC , Group Exhibition, , May 7th 

• 2016 • LLB Gallery, NY , Group Exhibition, “Migrant” , March 24th - Apr 30 th 

• Modern Art Primary Competition, 1984 , Silver Award, Seoul Korea 

• Betty Rymer Gallery, 1994 , Selected Artist Show 

• Artist Building, New York, 1997 , Selected Artist Show, “Next”