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b.1964,  Korea

Works and lives in London


2015 – 2017 Turps Studio Programme, Turps Art School, London

2011 BA(Hons) Fine Art , City & Guilds of London Art School, London

1999 PhD French Literature, Yonsei University, Seoul
1989 MA French Literature, Yonsei University, Seoul
1987 BA French Literature, Yonsei University, Seoul 

Solo Exhibitions 

2023  <Awed>  Project Native Informant, London

2022 <Forgotten Flower 못다핀 꽃 한송이>  Keep in Touch Seoul, Seoul

2022 <The Comfort of Strangers 낯선 이로부터의 위안>  Gongjaksaebang, Seoul

2019 <Awkward 엉거주춤>  Keep in Touch Seoul, Seoul
2017 <Unfinished Street Magic>  The Stone Space, London
2014 <Her 81 paces>  A&D Gallery, London
2013 <Memories Through Line and Colour>  Vyner Street Gallery, London 

Selected Group Exhibitions 


<Frieze London 2023>  (Project Native Informant) Regent Park, London

<Frieze Seoul 2023>  (Project Native Informant) Coex, Seoul

<Kiaf 2023> (Rachel Uffner Gallery) Coex, Seoul

<PNI @10>  Project Native Informant, London

<Frieze LA 2023> (Project Native Informant) Santa Monica Airport, LA


<Encounter> (curated by Augusto Arbizo) Rachel Uffner Gallery, NY

<A drawing show> (curated by Paint Talk) V.O Curations, London

<London Art Fair 2022> (Union Gallery) Business Design Centre, London

<A Play of Features> (curated by Aly Helyer and William Gustafsson) Union Gallery, London

<Exhibition 1 : Small Drawings>  Gongjaksaebang, Seoul


<Needles In The Hay> (curated by Sasha Bogojev) The Curators Room, Amsterdam

<Dialogues No.01> (curated by Joshua Armitage)  C4RD, London


<Feeling for Murmuration>  A.P.T Gallery, London 

<Royal Academy Summer Exhibition 2020>  Royal Academy, London

<Abstract with Figure> (curated by Katrin Lewinsky and Aaron Ehrlich)  James Fuentes Online, NY 

<To Paint the gloom itself > (curated by Karl Bielik)  Terrace Gallery, London


<Six Days in December> (curated by Martin Gayford) Thames-Side Studios Gallery, London

<Royal Academy Summer Exhibition 2019>  Royal Academy, London

<Wolves by the Road> (curated by Kate Mothes)  Assembly House, Leeds

<The Other Side of the Moon>  Bargehouse, London


<Materias Primas>  PADA Studios, Lisbon
<Unreal Estate Project>  Homefinders Estate Agents, London
<...the value of nothing>  Studio 1.1 Gallery, London
<Conveyor>  Morgan Fine Arts, NYC
<Butterfly Effect>  Bargehouse, London

<A Caroming>  C4RD, London
<FBA Futures 2018>  The Mall Galleries, London
<Turps Studio Programme 2017>  Art Bermondsey Project Space, London
<Royal Academy Summer Exhibition 2017>  Royal Academy, London
<It’s Offal> (curated by Emma Cousin)  Art House 1, London

<Paper Cut>  Transition Gallery, London
<The Discerning Eye 2016> (curated by Dan Coombs)  The Mall Galleries, London
<Looking Up>  Studio 1.1 Gallery, London
<The Smaller, The Larger> Sobering Gallerie, Paris

<Bells From The Deep: Exhibition of the audience’s favourite artists>  Hundred Years Gallery, London
<Sluice Art Fair> (The Florence Trust) Oxo Tower, London
<Florence Trust Summer Exhibition>, The Florence Trust, London
<Evidence>  R K Burt Gallery, London
<Freed from DESIRE>  Gallery 223, London
<Paintformance + The Body Canvas>: Collaborative Drawing Project with Dancers , The Place, London Contemporary Dance School, London
<Lynn Painter-Stainers Prize 2012>  The Mall Galleries, London

<Ruth Borchard Self-Portrait Competition & Exhibition>  Kings Place Gallery, London 

Award / Prize 

2011 The Brian Till Art History Prize For Humanities Thesis
2010 Philip Connard Travel Award (The Worshipful Company of Skinners) Runner-up 


2018 PADA Studios & Residency, Lisbon

2014-2015 The Florence Trust Residency, London 

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