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
2021 Cupboard, ThisWeekendRoom, Seoul, KR
2019 One after Another, Alltimespace, Seoul, KR
2018 Spilled Water, Rainbow Cube Gallery, Seoul, KR


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS & PROJECTS 
2021 Selfish Art-Viewer, Seoul Art Space Geumcheon, Seoul, KR
2021 Todays, Keep in Touch, Seoul, KR
2020 Cut! Cut! Cut! - Index, Alltimespace, Seoul, KR
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 Painters by Painters, 2/W(Digital Edition), 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
2021 Seoul Art Space Geumcheon, Seoul Foundatioin for Arts and Culture, KR
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.