Born in Seoul, South Korea

Lives and works in London, UK

EDUCATION

2018- PhD in Arts and Humanities, Royal College of Art, London, UK

2015-17 MA in Painting, Royal College of Art, London, UK

2010-15 BFA, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL, USA

ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE

2017-18 One Thoresby Street, Nottingham, UK

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2022

(Upcoming) Exeter Contemporary Open 2022 - Phoenix Gallery, Exeter, UK

Summer Exhibition 2022 - Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK

NAE Open 2022 - New Art Exchange, Nottingham, UK

Divergence of Metaphysics 2 - Object, Almost - Art Space HYEONG, Seoul, South Korea

Unruly Encounters - Lake Gallery, Southwark Park Galleries, London, UK

2021

Plymouth Contemporary 2021 - The Levinsky Gallery, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, UK

RCA Research Biennale 21 - Royal College of Art, London, UK

2020

RHA Annual Exhibition (by invitation) - Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin, Ireland

2084 - The Dyson Gallery, RCA, London, UK

2019

NAE Open 2019 - New Art Exchange, Nottingham, UK

Summer Exhibition 2019 - Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK

Brexhibition - The Dyson Gallery, RCA, London, UK

Creekside Open 2019 selected by Sacha Craddock - A.P.T Gallery, London, UK

There's something lurking in the shadows that might be interesting - The Dyson Gallery, RCA, London, UK

I Scared My Computer - Unit 7, White City Place, London, UK

2018

John Moores Painting Prize 2018 - Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, UK

Interface: A Cross-Genre Exploration - Korean Cultural Center, Washington, D.C., USA

Outpost Members' Show 2018 - Outpost, Norwich, UK

Thoresby Street Thursdays - One Thoresby Street, Nottingham, UK

2017

Show RCA 2017 - Royal College of Art, London, UK

Recent Graduates' Exhibition - Affordable Art Fair, London, UK

Traversing Boundaries - Korean Cultural Center, New York, NY, USA

Begehungen No 14 - Institut Potemkin - Kulturpalast Rabenstein, Chemnitz, Germany

Athens Digital Arts Festival 2017 - Historic Centre of Athens, Athens, Greece

2016

Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2016 - ICA (Institute of Contemporary Arts), London, UK

Imaginary Worlds - Oriel Davies Gallery, Powys (Wales), UK

Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2016 - Bluecoat, Liverpool, UK

Home sapiens - G11, Oxo Tower Wharf, London, UK

Borg Biennial, Borgerhout, Antwerp, Belgium

Asia Contemporary Young Artist Exhibition - Sejong Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea

Athens Digital Arts Festival 2016 - Historic Centre of Athens, Athens, Greece

Analog RAM - Research House of Asian Art, Chicago, IL, USA

Khojaly Peace Prize - Houses of Parliament (Palace of Westminster), London, UK

WIP (Work in Progress) Show - Royal College of Art, London, UK

SELECTED AWARDS/GRANTS

2022 The RCA Research Placement, Royal College of Art

2021 Conference Travel Fund, Royal College of Art

2019 The British Institution Awards for Students, Royal Academy of Arts

2019 Ian Robinson Prize, New Art Exchange

2018 John Moores Painting Prize (longlisted)

2017 New Contemporaries’ Studio Bursary with One Thoresby Street

2017 Chadwell Award (shortlisted)

2016 Bloomberg New Contemporaries

2016 Bluewolf / RCA Art Installation Scholarship

2016 Khojaly Peace Prize, The European Azerbaijan Society

2014 Nippon Steel USA / SAIC Presidential Award

2010-13 School of the Art Institute of Chicago Merit Scholarship

SELECTED INTERVIEWS/ARTICLES

2022 Turps Magazine Issue 25

2021 Future Now, Aesthetica Magazine

2018 The Hankyoreh (18 Jul, Korean)

2018 Diplomatic Pouch, The Washington Diplomat - Interview at KCC, Washington DC (14 Feb)

2016 Studio International - Interview at ICA, London (22 Nov)

2016 Azerbaijan Press Agency (25 Feb)

SELECTED PUBLICATION PROJECTS

2021 Both Sides of Here - The Zine

2020 Prova 5: The RCA Arts & Humanities Research Journal

2018 New Contemporaries Blog Post 1 | 2 | 3

2018 RUNG magazine issue 01

SELECTED EXHIBITION CATALOGUES

2018 John Moores Painting Prize 2018, UK

2017 Traversing Boundaries, USA

2017 Begehungen No. 14 - Institut Potemkin, Germany

2016 Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2016, UK

ARTIST TALKS

2021 The Matter of Circulation - Research Conference, Creative Folkestone Triennial, Folkestone, UK

2021 RCA EAP Pre-sessional Invited Speaker Webinar

2019 Liverpool Hope University, Liverpool, UK

2019 UCA, Farnham, UK

2017 UCL Slade School of Fine Art, London, UK

2016 Royal College of Art, London, UK

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