Artists

Profile

MOON KYUNGWON
1997
M.F.A. California Institute of the Arts, California, USA
M.F.A. Chelsea College Art & Design, London, UK
1995
B.A & M.A. Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Korea, Seoul, South Korea
1969
Born in Seoul, South Korea
JEON JOONHO


1997
Vermont studio Fellowship, Vermont, USA
M.F.A. Chelsea College Art & Design, London, UK
1992
B.F.A. Dong-Eui University, Busan, South Korea
1969
Born in Busan, South Korea

Selected Solo Exhibition

2018-2019
"NEWS FROM NOWHERE," TATE Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
2017
"FREEDOM VILLAGE," SCAI THE BATHHOUSE, Tokyo, Japan
2015
"NEWS FROM NOWHERE," Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich, Switzerland




2015
"The 56th Venice Biennale," Korean Pavilion, Venice, Italy
2013
"NEWS FROM NOWHERE," Sullivan Galleries, SAIC, Chicago, USA

Selected Group Exhibitions

2019
"15 th Anniversary Exhibition Where We Now Stand – In Order to Map the Future[1]," 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Ishikawa, Japan
2018
"Culture City of East Asia 2018 Kanazawa: Altering Home," Kanazawa, Ishikawa, Japan
2017
"Frieze Project," The Regent's Park, London, UK
"The Return Memory," HOME, Manchester, UK
2012
dOCUMENTA(13), Kassel, Germany [with Moon Kyungwon]
Korea Artist Prize, National Museum of Contemporary Art, South Korea [with Moon Kyungwon]
Gwangju Biennale 2012, South Korea [with Moon Kyungwon]
Lifelike, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, USA
2011
Yokohama Triennale 2011, Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan
2010
Setouchi International Art Festival, Fukutake House, Kagawa, Japan
Plastic Garden - Korean Contemporary Art 2010, Minsheng Art Museum, Shahghai, China
2009
Beginning of New Era, National Museum of Contemporary Art, South Korea
Peppermint Candy, National Museum of Contemporary Art, South Korea
Stiftelsen3, 14 International Contemporary Art Foundation 3,14, Bergen, Norway
Your Bright Future, LACMA & The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, USA
A Different Similarity, Central Istanbul, Turkey
Biennial of Graphic Art in Ljubljana, Slovenia
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, France
Busan Biennale, South 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, China
Have You Eaten Yet? 2007 Asia Art Biennale, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taipei, Taiwan
The 27th Biennial of Graphic Art in Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Asian Attitude, National Museum Poland, Poznan, Poland
All About Laughter, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan
2006
Circuit Diagram, Cell Project Space, London, UK
Singapore Biennale, City Hall, Singapore
On Difference, Wttembergischer Kunstverein Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
2005
Beautiful Cynicism, Arario Gallery, Beijing, China
Critics Choice, The Fact Show, Foundation for Art & Creative Technology, Liverpool, UK
Live Free or Buy, Images Festival, Innis Town hall, Toronto, Canada
Shanghai Cool, Shanghai Duolun Museum, Shanghai, China
Post IMF, Art Ark Gallery, Shanghai, China
2004
Show Case Contemporary Art Society, City Art Centre Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland
A Drop of Water A Grain of Dust, Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju, South Korea
Out the Window, Japan Foundation Asia Center, Tokyo, Japan
2003
East of Eden, Victoria Miro Gallery, London, UK
Pleasure Factory, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea
People Walking on the Water-Cheonggeochun Project, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea
2002
Media City Seoul-2002, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea
11&11 Korea Japan Contemporary Art, Sungkok Art Museum, Seoul, South Korea
The Fruit of Forbidden, Sungkok Art Museum, Seoul, South Korea
2001
Dreaming of New Atlantis, Busan Metropolitan Art Museum, Busan, South Korea
2000
Seoul London London Seoul, Total Museum, Seoul, South Korea

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