JIYOUNG YOO | 유지영

Born in Seoul, South Korea in 1991
Lives and works in London and Seoul




EDUCATION

2015 – 2017
MA Painting, Slade School of Fine Art, UCL, UK

2009 – 2014
BFA Painting, Hongik University, KR



SELECTED SOLO & GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018 
Spilled Water, Rainbow Cube Gallery, Seoul, KR (solo show)
美人魚(Mei Yahn Yu), Kaitak Centre, Hong Kong (two-person show with Jocelyn Mcgregor)
Contemporary Visions VIII, Beers London, London, UK

2017 
The Scrap, 24 Wangsan-Ro 9-Gil, Seoul, KR
The Choice of a New Generation, Muse at 269, London, UK
Is this it?, Serf, Leeds, UK
Faith, Austin Forum, London, UK
MeMeMeMe, The Crypt Gallery, London, UK

2016 
pillow, swallow, hollow, yellow, The Artwall, Athens, GR
Techno and the City, Fiumano Projects, London, UK

2015 
The Windshow, Camden People's Theatre, London, UK



AWARDS & RESIDENCIES

2018 
Artist-in-Residence, Academy of Visual Arts, HKBU, Hong Kong

2017 
Finalist, Contemporary Visions VIII, Beers London, UK
Nominee, Artagon Exhibition, Paris, FR
Scholarship, ART-UNI-ON (founded by Hyundai Motor and Seoul National University), KR

2015 
Eileen Gray Entrance Scholarship, Slade School of Fine Art, London, UK

2013 
The 4th Travel Grant, Hongik University, KR




PUBLICATIONS

"Painters by Painters '18," interviewed by Jaemin Hwang. 2/W, July 7, 2018, p. 34 - 38. (Korean)
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.