b. 1991 in Seoul, South Korea
Based in London and Seoul
 

EDUCATION
2015 – 2017   MA Painting, Slade School of Fine Art, UCL, UK
2009 –2014   BFA Painting, Hongik University, KR


SOLO EXHIBITIONS
One after Another, Alltimespace, Seoul, KR
2018   Spilled Water, Rainbow Cube Gallery, Seoul, KR


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS & PROJECTS 
2020   cut! cut! cut! - index, Alltimespace, Seoul, KR (upcoming)
2020   Axis 2020, 021 Gallery, Daegu, KR
2020   Anti-Sea, The London Arts Board, London, UK 
2020   To All Our Absent Dialogues (organised by Warbling Collective), 155a, London, UK
2020   cut! cut! cut!, Seetangraum, Jeju, KR
2019   Study of Basic Forms 1, Ilwoo Space, Seoul, KR 
2018   TasteView, Tastehouse, Seoul, KR
2018   Painters by Painters, 2/W, Seoul, KR
2018   Mei Yahn Yu, Kaitak Centre, Hong Kong (two-person show with Jocelyn McGregor)
2018  Contemporary Visions 8, Beers London, London, UK
2017   The Choice of a New Generation (organised by isthisit?), Muse at 269, London, UK
2017   Is this it?, Serf, Leeds, UK
2017   Faith, Austin Forum, London, UK
2017   MeMeMeMe, The Crypt Gallery, London, UK
2016   pillow, swallow, hollow, yellow, The Artwall, Athens, GR
2016   Techno and the City, Fiumano Projects, London, UK
2015   The Windshow, Camden People's Theatre, London, UK


RESIDENCY
2018   Academy of Visual Arts, HKBU, Hong Kong


AWARDS & GRANTS
2020   Korean Eye 2020, PCA(Parallel Contemporary Art), London, UK
2019   Research Grant, Seoul Foundation for Arts and Culture, KR
2017   Finalist, Contemporary Visions VIII, Beers London, UK
2017   Scholarship, ART-UNI-ON (founded by Hyundai Motor and Seoul National University), KR
2015   Eileen Gray Scholarship, Slade School of Fine Art, London, UK


PRESS & PUBLICATIONS

Sangyeop Rhii, "’The Celebration of Painting’ and ‘Study on Basic Forms 1’ : Sensing the Planes,” Art in Culture, May 2019. (KR)
Jaemin Hwang, "Report on Painting Experiment Kit for Breakdown: Review of ‘Spilled Water’," Jipdan-o-chan, Feb 2019. (KR)
"Painters by Painters '18," interviewed by Jaemin Hwang. 2/W, July 7, 2018, p. 34 - 38. (KR)
Stephen Palmer, "Degree shows 2017," a-n, June 2017. 
Terraform, Issue 2, London: Slade Press, 2017, p. 54 – 59.
Is this it?, Issue 1, Leeds: Isthisit?, March 2017, p. 28 - 29.