Artist

Last Update : March 31, 2011

Profile

1936
Born in Korea
1961
Graduated from Nihon University, Departement of Philosophy, Tokyo
1997
Invited Professor at Ecole National Superieure des Beaux-Arts, Paris
Currently lives and works in Japan, and France

Selected Solo Exhibitions

1973
Tokyo Gallery, Tokyo
1975
Galerie Eric Fabre, Paris
1976
Galerie m, Bochum
1977
Tokyo Gallery, Tokyo
Galerie Eric Fabre, Paris
1978
Galerie m, Bochum
Dusseldorf Kunsthalle, Dusseldorf
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Denmark
Gallery Hyundai, Seoul
1980
Tokyo Gallery, Tokyo
Galerie Eric Fabre, Paris
1983
Tokyo Gallery, Tokyo
1984
Gallery Hyundai, Seoul
Galerie de Paris, Paris
1986
Tokyo Gallery, Tokyo
Galerie de Paris, Paris
1988
The Museum of fine Arts, Gifu, Japan
Padiglione d'Arte Contemporanea, Milano
1989
Galerie m, Bochum
Galerie de Paris, Paris
1990
Gallery Hyundai, Seoul
1991
Tokyo Gallery, Tokyo
Hara Museum ARC, Japan
1992
Galerie de Paris, Paris
1993
Tokyo Gallery, Tokyo
The Museum of Modern Art, Kamakura, Japan
1994
Fondazione Mudima, Mirano
The National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul
1995
Galerie m, Bochum
Galerie de Paris, Paris
Stadtisches Museum Leverkusen, Germany
1996
Tokyo Gallery, Tokyo
Lisson Gallery, London
1997
Gallery Hyundai, Seoul
Galerie National du Jeu de Paume, Paris
1998
Stadtische Museum im Stadel, Frankfurt
1999
Tokyo Gallery, Tokyo
Liliane & Michel Durand-Dessert, Paris
2000
Galerie m, Bochum
m Bochum Kunstvermittlung, Germany
2001
Kunstmuseum Bonn, Germany
SCAI THE BATHHOUSE, Tokyo

Selected Group Exhibitions

1969
"Sao Paulo Biennale", Sao Pauro, Brazil
1971
"7th Paris Biennale", Paris
1973
"Sao Paulo Biennale", Sao Pauro, Brazil
1977
"Kassel Documenta VI", Kassel, Germany
1980
"Skulptur im 20 Jahrhundert", Basel, Switzerland
1982
"Meister der Zeichung", Kunsthalle Nurnberg, Germany
"Material gets Art", National Galerie, Berlin
1983
"ARS 83", Helsinki, Finland
1984
"40 years of Japanese Contemporary Art", Tokyo Metropolitan Museum, Tokyo
1987
"Le Japon des Avant-Gardes", Musse National d'Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris
1990
"Blau", Heidelberger Kunstverein, Heidelberg
1992
"Working with Nature", Tate Gallery, Liverpool, England
1994
"Scream against the Sky", Guggenheims Solo Museum, New York
1995
"Asiana", Palazzo Vendramin, Venice
1996
"Japon 1970 Mono-ha", Musee d'Art Moderne, Saint-Etienne, France
1997
"Made in France", Musse National d'Art Moderne, Centre Georges Ponpidou, Paris
1998
"SARAJEBO 2000", Museum Moderna Kunst Stiftung Ludwig, Wien
1999
"Kunstwelten im Dialog", Museum Ludwig, Köln
2000
"Kwangjoo Biennale", Korea
"Shanghai Biennale", Shanghai
2001
Century City, Tate modern Gallery, London
Contemporary Art of Japan, Kröllermüller museum, Nederland
Mono-ha, Museum Kettle's Yard Cambridge, Engrand
Le Tribu dell' Arte, Contemporary Galerie d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Roma
2002
Asia Triennale, Queensland Art Gallery, Australia