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Education

 

2010 Rhode Island School of Design. Providence. RI

Master of Fine Arts, Jewelry and Metalsmithing.

2007 Sookmyung Women’s University. Seoul. Korea

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Art and Craft (Majoring in Ceramics and Metal )

 

Lectures , Workshop & Residency

 

2015 SOFA Chicago SNAG Emerging Artist Lecture

2015  Project with Korean Intangible Cultural Assets for product development, Korea Cultural Heritage Foundation

2014 Juror, Art Jewelry Forum Emerging Artist Award

2013 Sookmyung Women’s University How hard is a Triple Role? : 작가, 크리에이티브 디렉터, 그리고 엄마’, Seoul, Korea

2013 Museum of Modern and Contemporary  Art ‘ Jewelry as a Gift’, Seoul, Korea

2012  Seoul Art Space 3rd Artist Residency. Seoul. Korea

2010  Salzburg International Summer Academy. Salzburg. Austria

 

Solo Show

2015 Delineation of Memories, Heidi Lowe Gallery, Rehoboth Beach, DE, USA

 

Selected Exhibitions

 

2017 Contemplastic 2, Gallery DAM, Seoul, Korea

2016 Punchbowl Project Gateway Drugs ,Velvet Da Vinci, San Franscisco, USA

2016 品: Power of Gentleness , Sookmyung Women’s University Museum, Seoul, Korea

2016 SOFA Chicago represented by Charon Kransen Arts, Navy Pier , Chicago, USA

2015 Korea Now! – Craft, Fashion and Graphic Design in Korea, Musée des Arts décoratifs, Paris, France

2015 Cheongju International Craft Biennale, Cheongju, Korea

2015 Transformed – Fakelike, Gallery VOGOZE, Seoul, Korea

2015 Contemplastic. Gallery BAUM. Paju. Korea

2014 Korea Craft Trend Fair. Organized by KCDF. Seoul. Korea

2014 Joya Barcelona. represented by Art of Legnica. Barcelona. Spain

2014 On the Horizon. Brooklyn Metal Works. Brooklyn. NY. USA

2014 Jewelry and Photography. MAD museum. NYC. NY. USA

2014 Transformed. gallery VOGOZE. Seoul, Korea

2014 Legnica Jewellery Festival SILVER-CLASSIC, Legnica, Poland

2014 Asia Hotel Art Fair Hong Kong, Marco Polo Hong Kong Hotel, Hong Kong

2013 Eco Therapy, Gallery IS, Seoul, Korea

2013 100s of Cross, the Bridge Gallery, Seoul, Korea

2013 SOFA Chicago, presented by Charon Krenson Arts and KCDF

2013 Fondazione Cominelli 2013, Italy

2013 Ornament and Illusion – Spectrum of Contemporary Jewelry, Korean National Contemporary Art Museum, Seoul, Korea

2013 Paper Jewelry, the Bridge Gallery, Seoul, Korea

2013 Earrings Calore 2013, Heidi Lowe Gallery, Toronto, Canada

2013 Craft Dream 2013 Living Space and Metalwork, Chiwoo Craft Museum, Seoul, Korea

2012 New Caledonia Art Fair. Le Méridien Nouméa. New Caledonia

2012 10 Next Generation artists of Sookmyung. Gallery Kyo. Tokyo. Japan

2012 Asia Top Galleries Hotel Art Fair. Presented by Kaze Gallery Japan. Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong. Hong Kong

2011 Christmas Tree. Hyundai Department Store. Seoul. Korea

2011 Fiber Art Fair. Hangaram Gallery. Seoul Art Center. Seoul. Korea

2011 RISD KOREA Alumni Show. Gallery Won. Seoul. Korea

2011 SOFA Chicago. Chicago and NYC. USA

2011 In Line/In Metal: Group Exhibition. Aaron Faber Gallery. NYC. NY. USA

2011 Asia Top Gallery Hotel Art Fair. Grand Hyatt Seoul. Seoul. Korea

2011 Art Osaka. Osaka. Tokyo

2011 Legnica Jewellry Festival SILVER. Gallery of Art. Legnica. Poland

2011 Young Art Taipei. Sunworld Dynasty Hotel. Taipei. Taiwan

2011 House Art Fair. Baikhyeyoung Gallery. Seoul. Korea

2011 Geography. Society of North American Goldsmith. Seattle. WA. USA

2011 Inhorgenta Fair 2011. Munich. Germany

2010 To Write This Work: The RISD Master’s Thesis. Sol Koffler Gallery. Providence. RI. USA

2010 Jewellery and Other Stories. Alte Saline. Hallein. Austria

2010 International Graduation Show 2010. Galerie Marzee. Nijmegen. The Netherlands

2010 Graduate Thesis Show. RI Convention Center. Providence. RI. USA

2010 Preziosa Young 2010 Contemporary Jewellery. Leopoldine old Cloister, Torquato Tasso Square. Florence. Italy

2010 Black Sheep Projects. 65 Eddy Street. Providence. RI. USA

2010 Going to Extremes/ Exhibition in Motion. SNAG and Museum of Fine Arts Houston. Houston. TX. USA

2009 Ring My Belle. Kris Graves Projects. 111 Front Street. Gallery 224. Brooklyn. NY. USA

2009 Everything is Fine/the Market is Fine. 235 Westminster. Providence. RI. USA

2009 RISD Jewelry + Metalsmithing Triennial 2009. Woods-Gerry Gallery. Providence. RI. USA

2008 Wear We Are Graduate Jewelry Biennial. Sol Koffler Gallery. Providence. RI. USA

2008 Fun + Design Exhibition. BMH Gallery. Seoul. Korea

2008 Graduate Metal X1. Light Square Gallery. TafeSa. Adelaide Centre for the Arts. Australia

2007 We Need More. Art Square sponsored by KT & G (Korean Tobacco Cop.). Seoul. Korea

2006 Show of Prized Work. Korean Ceramic Arts Association. Incheon. Korea

2006 The Graduate Exhibition of Dep. of Arts and Crafts BFA. Chungpa Gallery at Sookmyung University. Seoul. Korea

 

Publication

METALSMITH  Vol 35_ No 1. “Seoul, Korea : Growing Strong”  Written by Jeon, Yong-Il, Professor of Kookmin University in Seoul, Korea(pp.20.21.22)

500 Art Necklaces

Marthe Le Van. 500 Silver Jewelry Designs: The Powerful Allure of a Precious Metal. New York: Lark Crafts, 2011(pp.104, 274, 327)

Surface Magazine: Thesis Report. Dec 2010(pp.7, 60)

RISD XYZ

 

Awards

 

2015 Honorable Mention, Chungjoo International Craft Award

2013 Winner of Art Jewelry Forum Emerging Artist Award

2010 Winner of Daisy Soros Prize for Fine Arts 2010 by American Austrian Foundation

2010 Finalist of Preziosa Young Contemporary Jewellery Award

2006 The 3rd Modern Ceramic Arts Award of Korea

2004 The 40th Industrial Arts Award of Korea

 

Present

 

Artist

Jewelry Designer

Director of Space jul

Visiting Researcher at Wolgok Jewelry Center