CV
11 July 2012
Hyung-Min Yoon

born in Seoul, Korea
lives and works between Vancouver, Canada and Seoul

Education

2008 MA Fine Art, Chelsea College of Art and Design, London, UK
2007 Postgraduate Diploma, Fine Art, Chelsea College of Art and Design, London, UK
2005 BFA, School of Visual Arts, Korean National University of Arts, Seoul, Korea

Solo Exhibition

2016 <門 The Doors> Trunk Gallery, Seoul
2015 <明 SunMoon> Gallery Hyundai Window gallery, Seoul
2014 <The Book of Jests> Grunt Gallery, Vancouver
2014 <Magic Hands> Project Space Wumin, Wumin Art Centre, Cheongju, Korea
2011 <Heaven and Earth> Dr Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden, Vancouver

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017 <Canada at 150: Trauma, Memory and the Story of Canada> South Asian Canadian Histories Association, Vancouver
2017 <Door to Door> Shinsegae gallery, Incheon, Korea
2016 <World Script Symposia> Seoul
2016 <Under My Skin> Hite Collection, Seoul
2015 <Hwangeumsan Public Art Project> Gyeonggi Creation Centre, Korea
2014 <Far Away So Close> Access Gallery, Vancouver
2014 <Taehwa River Eco Art Festival> Ulsan, Korea
2014 <2014 New Hero> Space Nemo, Seoul
2013 <Trial & Error> Schleifmülgasse 12-14, Vienna
2013 <The Gesture of Writing> The Crying Room, Vancouver
2013 <MONOMANIA II> Trench Contemporary art, Vancouver
2013 <The Moment of TransitionAustrian Cultural Forum, Budapest
2013 <Little bit of history deleting> Galerie Peithner-Lichtenfels, Vienna
2013 <From Nature> Equinox Gallery, Vancouver
2012 <Translation Services> 221A, Vancouver
2009 <Tele.bridge 2009 Spectacles and contemporary art exhibition> Television12, Seoul
2009 <Creekside Open 2009> A.P.T Gallery, London
2009 <The truth of Contradictions and exceptions> Television12, Seoul
2008 <Condensation> Decima Gallery, London
2007 <6 Via Neuchatel> Caves du Palais, Neuchatel, Switzerland
2007 <How We May Be> Late at Tate, August, Tate Britain, London
2006 <A Ses Parents> ‘Maison Blanche’ in La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland
2005 <Movement> ARKO Art Center, Arts Council Korea
2005 <Seoul Youth Art Festival_ Portfolio 2005> Seoul Museum of Art
2004 <Derailed> Alternative Space Pool, Seoul

Special Projects

2012-3 <Language Kitchen> (workshop with children of ESL) 221A / Outreach Public School program, Burnaby Art Gallery

Curatorial Projects

2012 <Translation Services> 221A Artist Run Centre, Vancouver
2009 <The Truth of Contradictions and Exceptions> Television12, Seoul (co-curating)

Residencies, Awards and Grants

2016 Project Assistance for Visual Artists, BC Arts Council
2015 Project Grants to Visual Artists, Canada Council for the Arts
2014-5 Artist in residency, Gyeonggi Creation Centre, Korea
2014 PUBLIC ART SELECTED ARTISTS 2014 (Grand prize), Korea
2013-4 Travel grant, Canada Council for the arts
2013 Kunsthalle Exnergasse Residenz: KEX award grants, Vienna, Austria
2011-12 Curatorial Residency, 221A Artist Run Centre, Vancouver
2009 Visual art grant : Artists’ in Residencies, The Arts Council Korea
2009 The Association of Icelandic Visual Artists (SÍM),Iceland
2009 Thematic residency: The Wanderer, The Banff Centre, Canada

Publications of Written Works

2014 <Talk Talk Community&Art> Gyeonggi Cultural Foundation (anthology)
2012 <Translation Services> catalogue 221A
2012 <Backwards Metamorphosis Library> Publication Studio

Bibliography

2016 Interview with artist Kim Beom, from exhibition catalogue <Under My Skin>, Hite Collection
2014 Canadian Art Website review, Michael Turner “Hyung-Min Yoon: From pages to screen”
2014 PUBLIC ART SELECTED ARTISTS, NamSoo Kim Dec.2014
2011 Inversions: Hyung Min Yoon’s “Heaven and Earth” installation, Ashok Mathur
2010 Kim Sukwon, <어느 시각탐닉꾼의 구경> Yekyung Publishing, PDF excerpt