Born in Seoul, Korea

Education
MFA, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), Painting and Drawing / 2010
BFA, Seoul National University, Korea, Oriental Painting / 2003

Solo Exhibition
Whitewashing, New York Public Library, Seward Park, NY / 2018 Kanazawa Hero / Kanazawa Art Port, Kanazawa, Japan / 2015 Painting A Painting / Foster gallery, Dedham MA / 2014
WAR / Anya Tish gallery, Houston TX / 2014
Gone Not Around Any Longer / The Joanna, Houston TX / 2013

Group Exhibitions
Newark Art Festival: Expressive Creative Soul, Akwaaba gallery, NJ / 2019 Made Here, Guttenberg Arts, NJ / 2018
Cross Over: East and West, Korean Cultural Center in Washington DC / 2018 UPROOT, Smack Mellon, NY / 2017
A Dark Wood, Noyes Museum of Art, NJ / 2017
A Dark Wood, Curious Matter, NJ / 2016
Kanazawa Artspace Link, Art Gumi, Kanazawa, Japan / 2015
Weaving Time, Gallery Korea at Korean Cultural Service, NY / 2015
Shoot / Lesley Heller gallery, New York NY / 2013
Of Other Spaces / The McKinney Avenue Contemporary, Dallas, TX / 2012 CTRL group two / Bryan Miller gallery, Houston, TX / 2012
Moa Picks 2011 / Museum of arts, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea / 2011 CUT / Evanston Art Center, Evanston, IL / 2011
Laughing as a Young Man / Southfirst gallery, NY / 2010

Residency
Lighthouse Works, Fisher’s Island, NY / 2019
Guttenberg Arts STAR program, Guttenberg, NJ / 2018
Macdowell Colony Artist-In-Residence program, Peterborough, NH / 2014
The Core program, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston / 2011-13
Bemis Art Center, Omaha, NE / 2012
Vermont Studio Center Residency program / 2010, 2013

Awards
Grant for International Exchange of Arts and Culture, Arts Council Korea / 2018 Macdowell Fellowship, Macdowell colony, Peterborough, NH / 2014
Marin Fellowship, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT / 2013
The 10th Contemporary Visual Art Competition, AHL Foundation, NY / 2013 Artadia Awards 2012 Houston winner, Houston, TX / 2012
James Nelson Raymond Fellowship, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL / 2010

Teaching experience
Sungshin Womens’ University, Media research studio / 2019-present
Ajou University, Drawing / 2019-present
Rice University, Drawing / 2012