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MOON KYUNGWON


1997
M.F.A School of Art, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, USA
1995
M.F.A / B.F.A, Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Korea
1969
Born in Seoul
JEON JOONHO


1997
M.A., Honors, Chelsea College Art & Design, London, U.K
1992
B.F.A., Honors, DongEui University, Department of Fine Art, Busan, Korea
1969
Born in Busan

Selected Solo Exhibition

2009
Bless You, SCAI THE BATHHOUSE, Tokyo
2008
Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris
HYPER REALISM, Arario Gallery, Cheonan, Korea
2007
HYPER REALISM, Perry Rubenstein Gallery, New York
2004
INSTANT REPLAY, Posco Art Museum, Seoul
2002
11&11 Korea Japan Contemporary Art 2002, Gallery 21+Yo, Tokyo
2001
Tomorrow's Artist, Sungkok Art Museum, Seoul

Selected Group Exhibitions

2012
dOCUMENTA(13), Kassel, Germanyy [with Moon Kyungwon]
Korea Artist Prize, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Korea [with Moon Kyungwon]
Gwangju Biennale 2012, Korea [with Moon Kyungwon]
Lifelike, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, USA
2011
Yokohama Triennale 2011, Yokohama, Japan
2010
Setouchi International Art Festival, Fukutake House, Kagawa, Japan
Plastic Garden - Korean Contemporary Art 2010, Minsheng Art Museum, Shahghai
2009
Beginning of New Era, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Korea
Peppermint Candy, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Korea
Stiftelsen3, 14 International Contemporary Art Foundation 3,14, Norway
Your Bright Future, LACMA & The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, USA
A Different Similarity, Central Istanbul, Turkey
Biennial of Graphic Art in Ljubljana
Under control, Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
Moscow Biennale, Moscow, Russia
2008
Modest Monument, Kings Lynn Art Centre, UK
Metamorphosis, Espace Louis Vuitton, Paris
Busan Biennale, Korea
Nanjing Triennale, China
Von dem was dann noch bleibt, NKV Wiesbaden, Wiesbaden, Germany
2007
Peppermint Candy, Museum of Contemporary Arts Santiago, Chile
Contemporary Korean Art in China-Wonderland, National Art Museum of China, Beijing
Have You Eaten Yet? 2007 Asia Art Biennale, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taipei
The 27th Biennial of Graphic Art in Ljubljana, Ljubljana
Asian Attitude, National Museum Poland, Poznan
All About Laughter, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo
2006
Circuit Diagram, Cell Project Space, London
Singapore Biennale, City Hall, Singapore
On Difference, Wttembergischer Kunstverein Stuttgart, Stuttgart
2005
Beautiful Cynicism, Arario Gallery, Beijing
Critics Choice, The Fact Show, Foundation for Art & Creative Technology, Liverpool
Live Free or Buy, Images Festival, Innis Town hall, Toronto
Shanghai Cool, Shanghai Duolun Museum, Shanghai
Post IMF, Art Ark Gallery, Shanghai, China
2004
Show Case Contemporary Art Society, City Art Centre Edinburgh, Edinburgh
A Drop of Water A Grain of Dust, Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju
Out the Window, Japan Foundation Asia Center, Tokyo
2003
East of Eden, Victoria Miro Gallery, London
Pleasure Factory, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul
People Walking on the Water-Cheonggeochun Project, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul
2002
Media City Seoul-2002, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul
11&11 Korea Japan Contemporary Art, Sungkok Art Museum, Seoul
The Fruit of Forbidden, Sungkok Art Museum, Seoul
2001
Dreaming of New Atlantis, Busan Metropolitan Art Museum, Busan
2000
Seoul London London Seoul, Total Museum, Seoul

Award

2012
Noon Award, Gwangju Biennale
2007
Grand Prix, The 27th Biennial of Graphic Art in Ljubljana
2004
Biennale Prize, Gwangju Biennale
2001
Tomorrow's Artist, Sungkok Art Museum
1995
Special Prize, Korea Grand Exhibition
1992
Grand Prix, Busan Grand Exhibition

Collection

The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Contemporary Art Society UK
National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts
Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac
Heinz Ackman
Uli Sigg
National Museum of Contemporary Art, Korea
Gyeonggi Museum of Modern Art
Seoul Museum of Art
Arario Gallery