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BIOGRAPHY

1975 – 1979 : B.F.A Seoul National University
1980 – 1982 : M.F.A Seoul  National University

2012 Residency Program at Sydney University in Sydney
2011 Residency Program at RMIT University in Melbourne
2010 Residency Program at RMIT University in Melbourne
2006 Visiting Professor / Artist Program at Monash University
2004 Exchange Professor , Cité International Program , Paris
2001 Invited Professor / Artist at Hamburg University in Hamburg
1995 Residency Program at Vermont Studio Center in Vermont

2018… 

  • Suh Yongsun : City and History of The Landscape, MK Gallery, Vienna, USA

 

2017…

  • 37 rue de Montreuill Paris ·222 main Street New Jersey, Galerie La Ville A des Arts, Paris
  • Suh Yongsun : Crossing Worlds, Art Mora Gallery,  NewYork
  • Drawn by Thought_ Suh Yongsun, Bongsan Cultural Center, Daegu

 

2016…

  • Suh Yongsun, Ryumijae Gallery, Yangpyung
  • saek and kong, Kimchong Yung Museum, Seoul
  • Suh Yongsun’s Inwangsan, nook gallery, Seoul
  • Expanding lines_Suh Yongsun Drawing, 2016 Representative Artist Exhibition, Arko Art Center, Seoul
  • Suh Yongsun and MasanArt Studio at Masan Fruit &Vegetable Wholesales Market,  Changwon

 

2015…

  • Suh Yongsun, Gallery Imazoo, Seoul
  • Utopia’s Delay : the Painter and the Metropolis, Kumho Museum OF art and Hakgejai Gallery, Seoul

 

2014…

  • Broken Color, Art Center KUH. Deaden
  • Suh Yongsun,LEE EUGEAN Gallery. Seoul
  • Suh Yongsun’s Heterotopia : the forfeiture of myth> the 26th Lee Jungsub Art Prize
  • Embodied and Embedded Things / Self Portraits and Scenes, Gallery Fukuzumi, Osaka, Japan
  • Historical Imagination_The King Danjong Stories by Suh Yong-Sun, Art Center White Block, Paju
  • Suh Yongsun, DAAD(Deutscher Akademischer Austaush Dienst), Bonn, Germany

 

2013…

  • Suh Yongsun, Kips Gallery,  NewYork
  • Sun Yongusn, Koreanishes Kulturzentrum, Berlin
  • Memory, Representation · Suh Yongsun and 6·25/Korea War, Korea University Museum, Seoul
  • Moving, Unmoving, Gallery Imazoo, Seoul

 

2012…

  • Odaesan Landscape, Dongsanbang Gallery / Lee C Gallery, Seoul
  • Territory, Kips Gallery,  NewYork

 

2011…

  • Jirisan Landscape, Lee C gallery, Seoul
  • Suh Yongsun, RMIT School of art Gallery, Melbourne
  • The man who paints, ShinWha  gallery, HongKong
  • Suh Yongsun, son galerie, Berlin
  • Touch, Fukuzumi Gallery, Osaka , Japan
  • Politics of Gaze, Hakgojae gallery, Seoul

 

2010…

  • Landscape, Lee C gallery, Seoul
  • Men in the History, gallery 604J./ gallery 604H , Busan / Space Hongji. (curated by 604 gallery), Seoul
  • Suh Yongsun, Gallery  Imazoo, Seoul
  • 6 Downtown, Kips Gallery, NewYork

 

2009…

  • Suh Yongsun, Tong-In Auction Gallery, Seoul
  • Memories of The Future, Park Soo Guen Museum of Art, Yanggoo
  • Mountain and Water, Lee C gallery,  Seoul
  • Artist of the Year 2009, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Korea, Guachon
  • Figure, Fukuzumi Gallery, Osaka

 

2008…

  • Suh Yongsun, Gallery A-story, Seoul /Busan Art Center_Curated by Kim Jaesun Gallery, Busan
  • Portrait, Gallery Godo, Seoul

 

2007…

  • Maeweoldang Kim Seesoup, Gallery Godo, Seoul
  • Nosangun Diary Ⅲ, O’s gallery, Junju
  • Nosangun Diary, Fukuzumi Gallery, Osaka

 

 

 

2006…

  • Ideology and Places, Gallery Godo, Seoul
  • Suh Yongsun, Cheoram  Railroad Station gallery, Taibaik
  • Suh Yongsun, Crecloo art Gallery,  NewYork

 

2004 …

  • Taibaik, Cholam, Suka Art Space, Busan
  • Suh Yongsun, Rho Gallery, Seoul
  • The Memories of the Future, Ilmin Museum of Art, Seoul

 

2002…

  • Solid, Drawing, Rho Gallery, Seoul

 

1999 …

  • 1993-1999 Nosangun Diary by Suh Yongsun, Yongweol Culture and Art Center, Taibaik

 

1998 …

  • Suh Yongsun, Rho Gallery, Seoul

 

1997 …

  • Suh Yongsun, Gallery Icon,  Seoul

 

1996 …

  • Self-portrait, SoMyo(素描), Drawing, Gallery Icon, Seoul
  • Suh Yongsun, Jo Hyun Gallery, Busan

 

1995 …

  • Self Portrait, Drawing, Swan Gallery, New York
  • Suh Yongsun, Seomi Gallery, Seoul

 

1994 …

  • Suh Yongsun, Gallery Icon , Seoul

 

1993 …

  • 1987~1993 Nosangun Diary by Suh Yongsun, Shinsegye Gallery, Seoul

 

1992 …

  • Suh Yongsun, Gallery Icon , Seoul

 

1991 …

  • Suh Yongsun, Shinsegae Gallery, Seoul

 

1990 …

  • Suh Yongsun, Space Gallery, Seoul

 

1989 …

  • Suh Yongsun, Fine Art Center, Seoul

 

1988 …

  • Suh Yongsun, P&P Gallery, Seoul

2018…

  • We the People, Ozaneaux Art Space, NewYork
  • From Vietnam to Berlin, Asia Culture Center, Gwangju
  • Trahere : Self Portrait, Art Center WhiteBlock, Paju
  • Gangwon : The Story, Gangneung ArtCenter, Gangneung
  • Blooming at the Junction, Korean Cultural Center HongKong, HongKong

 

2017…

  • The Passion, Yangpyung Museum, Yangpyung
  • Suh Yongsun & Don Kimes, Two Reflections : Korean and American Artists Confront Humanity and Nature, Korean Cultural Art Center, Washington D.C.
  • Miwhang-sa, Hakgojae Gallery, Seoul
  • Secret Garden of Prince Anpyeng daegun, Jaha Museum, Seoul
  • Expression of Landscape, Daegu Musuem, Daegu
  • Buddha Art Festival: Seoul International Buddhism Expo, SETEC, Seoul
  • Rediscovery of Colors, Museum San, Wonju
  • Ugly As Art, Museum of Art Seoul National University, Seoul
  • Painting, People, College, Archive of College of Art, Seoul National University, Museum of Art Seoul National University, Seoul

 

2016…

  • Donghak, Jeonbuk Museum of Art, Wanju
  • 2016 Korea Japan Exchange Contemporary Art-CONNECT, JARFO Kyoto Gallery, Kyoto, Japan
  • Six Perspectives Looking at The Landscape, Muan Seungwoo Oh Museum of Art,  Muan
  • Way to Sit, Indipress gallery, Seoul
  • The other Korean Contemporary Art History/ the 70thAnniversary Seoul University, Museum of Art Seoul National University, Seoul
  • Republic of 0-sang, Gwanju Biennale Organizing Committee, Gwanju
  • As the Moon Waxes and Wanes, MMCA Gwacheon 30 Years 1986-2006, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Korea, Gwachon
  • South Korean Art : Examining Life Through Social Realities, American University Museum, Washington
  • April the Eternal Voyage, MV Sewol-Memorial Exhibition, Gyeonggi Museum of Modern Art, Ansan
  • Cultural conversations, Gallery LVS, Seoul / Korean Cultural Centre Australia, Sydney, Australia

 

2015…

  • Rediscovery of Baekje Dynasty-reported by contemporary art, Jeonbuk Museum of Art, Wanju-gun
  • Dok do, Ogamdo, Korea Unversity museum, Seoul
  • Kim Siseup, Gyumjae Jungsun Museum, Seoul
  • Symphony of lives_The special planning exhibition for the 1200thanniversary of Mount Koya’s founding, Kongobuji, KAISO1200thGallery,Wakayama,Japan
  • 2015 Pungnyu Namdo Manwhabangchang, Haengchon Museum, Henam-gun
  • Spring Landscape, Seung woo Oh Museum, Muan-gun

 

 

2014…

  • Jirisan Project : Universe · Art ·Zip, Sungsimwon, Sanchong
  • A Form as thingking-Rediscovery of Drawing, Museum San, Wonju
  • Gyeomjae Jeongseon and Beautiful Bihaedang Garden, Gyeomjae Jeongseon Museum, Seoul
  • CHOE CHIWON : PUNGNYU, Calligraphy Museum, Seoul Art Center, Seoul
  • ARS ACTIVA 2014_Arts & Their Communities, Gangneung Museum of Art, Gangneung
  • What makes the wind away, Busan Museum of Art, Busan

 

 

2013…

  • Myth and Legend, Goyang Aram Nuri Art gallery, Goyang-si
  • The 3rd IRAP Sea of peace, ‘525,600 hours interview in Baikryeungdo, Inchon Art Platform, Inchon
  • The 60th anniversary of the Korean war armistice agreement- Remembrance of things past, OCI Museum, Seoul
  • Figures panorama, Jeonbuk Province Art Museum, Wanju-gun

 

2012…

  • Nature_Life_ Human, Daegu Art Museum, Daegue
  • Through your eyes, Sydney Korean Culture Center, Austrailia
  • Korean Archetype, Daegue Art Museum, Daegu
  • Korean Painting Now, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung Artforumnewgate, Seoul

2011…

  • Art and Environment, the Taebaek Paleozoic Museum, Taeback
  • Artist of the Year 1995_2010, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Korea, Guachon
  • The 1st IPAP Sea of the Peace / Sea of dispute, Sea of reconciliation, Inchon Art Platform, Inchon
  • Rhetoric of the Images, Seoul  Museum of Art, Seoul
  • Seoul, City Exploration, Seoul  Museum of Art, Seoul
  • Festart osaka 2011, Fukuzmi gallery, Osaka
  • Korean Rhapsody_ A Montage of History and Memory, Leeum Samsung Museum art, Seoul

 

2010…

  • The Flower on the Snow_Art of National Division, Daejeon  Museum of Art , Daejeon
  • Korean Art Festival : In and With :Contemporary Korean Art, Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery, Harverford College, Philadelphia
  • We went to Geoje Island, Geoje Art Center, Geoje-gun
  • OFF the Wall : Boundary between architecture and ceramic , Clayarch Gimhae Museum, Gimhae-si
  • Gangjin Celadon Art Peoject 2010, Meet with Celadon in Gangjin,  Gangjin Celadon Museum, GangJin-gun
  • Gyum Jae ‘Hwahon(華婚), The One Year Anniversary of the GyumJae Jeoung Seon Memorial Museum, Seoul
  • People and Nature in Tottori _ Iwami International Exhibition of Contemporary Art, Iwami Studio 652, Iwami Station, Iwami , Japan
  • Eternal Brinking: Contemporary Art of Korea, Hawaii University Art Gallery, Mānoa
  • The 100th anniversary of the Cheolam Grigi, Taiback art center, Taibaeck

 

2009…

  • Transformation, Pre- National Museum Contemporary Art Korea, Seoul
  • Opening new Sobab gallery, Sobab gallery, Yangpyeung-gun
  • Tri –angle Project- Chungju international craft the 3rd project, Park soogeun museum Yabggu / Sanmyung University, Seoul
  • The 20th Anniversary Fall of the Wall in Berlin, Brandenburg Gate, Potsdamer Platz, Reichstag, Berlin, Germany
  • ’70’80  Ode to youth – history of the Korean contemporary memory, Chosun ilbo museum, Seoul

 

 

2008…

  • Painting, draw literature, Cheongju National Museum, etc. Cheongju
  • 1970s  Korean Art – National Art Exhibition and Private organized Art exhibition, Seoul Art Center, Seoul

 

 

2007…

  • Through the picture we meet our poetry 100years, Bookchon gallery, Seoul

 

2006…

  • Figures in this period, Gymhae Arts and Space center Yunseal, Gymhea
  • Art & Education, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Korea, Guachon
  • Berlin Paintings Dialog Berlin –Korea, Kommunale Galerie, Berlin, Germany
  • Dok- island, Dokdo, Cheonbuk Museum of Art, Wanju

 

 

2005 …

  • Seoul Art Show, Seoul  City  Museum of Art, Seoul
  • Anniversary 60th National liberation day ’Wish for Peace and  reunification’  From Berlin to DMZ, Seoul  Olympic  Museum, Seoul
  • Korean contemporary art 100 years, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Korea, Guachon

 

2004 …

  • 2004 the declaration of peace by 100 artist ,all over the world, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Korea, Guachon
  • Darkness- Show -Umbra, Sungkokmuseum, Seoul

 

 

2003 …

  • Historical consciousness ,Dok-do Jinkyung (眞景)  printing, Seoul National University Museum, Seoul
  • Exploration of Lights and Colors, Seoul Arts Center,Seoul
  • Deep- Painting, Daeangonggan Pool, Seoul
  • I , You, Us, Sungkokmuseum, Seoul

 

2002 …

  • Visa Project, Youngeun Museum, Kwangju
  • Gwangju Biennale Project3,  Gwangju, Geunranam-do
  • Self Portrait of Korean Art, Sejong Center for Performing Arts,  Seoul
  • Landscape Prints of Dokdo, Seoul National University Museum, Guacheon
  • Historical consciousness, Dok-do Jinkyung (眞景)  printing, Seoul National University  Museum, Seoul

 

 

2001 …

  • Korean art 2001; Reinstatement of painting, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Korea, Guachon
  • Cholam Grigi, Taiback Coal Museum , Tai-back
  • 2001 The prize of Korea Art, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Korea, Guachon

 

 

2000 …

  • Contemporary Art from Korea, Unesco Palace etc, Beirut
  • ’80s small art group movement, Seoul Art center, Seoul
  • Expression, Periods – eyes and hands, Art center Gallery , Seoul
  • Phobia, Ilmin museum, Seoul

 

1999 …

  • Korea contemporary art-the sound of nature, circulation show in Canada
  • Yangpyung museum opening, Yangpyung museum, Yangpyung
  • ’99 Seoul Art, Seoul Art Museum, Seoul
  • 2nd Hwanghye(west sea) art- Bob(rice) and Art, Inchon Art center, Inchon
  • New millennium special project : Korea art from artist, Hoam Art center, Seoul

 

1998 …

  • Body in the painting, Hanrim Art Museum, Daejeon
  • Crossing Drawing, Geumho museum, Seoul
  • In front of New millennium, Gwangju Museum, Gwangju

 

1997 …

  • ’97 Korean Art, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Korea, Guachon
  • 100 Artists, Seoul news paper, Seoul

 

1996 …

  • City and Art, Seoul City Museum, Seoul

 

1995 …

  • World Contemporary Art Exhibition, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Korea, Guachon

 

1994 …

  • Reading Seoul culture, Hanwon museum, Seoul
  • Seoul International Art, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Korea, Guachon

 

1993…

  • Proposal for Korean plan, Lotte Gallery, Seoul
  • Portraits, Expression of lifes, Hyundai Art Gallery, Seoul

 

1992 …

  • ’92 Contemporary Korean  Art, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Korea, Guachon
  • Life today, Art today, Geumho Art Ceter, Seoul

 

 

1991 …

  • The end of a century expression, Shinse gye gallery, Seoul
  • Study of Korean identity in Contemporary Korean arts, Hanwon gallery, Seoul
  • Contemporary Korea Painting, Basareli museum, Paris .Migun gallery, Seoul
  • 6 Artist  of the new figures, Moran museum, Gwangju
  • People in the earth, Geumho museum, Seoul

 

1990 …

  • Expression & Imagination;, ’90 Contemporary Art Exchange Show, Dong-bang Museum of Art, Seoul / Art Core Gallery,  L.A.

 

 

 

1989 …

  • 80’s Contemporary Art of Korea, Dongseung Art Center, Seoul

 

1988 …

  • 2nd Réalité Seoul, Grosriche gallery, Seoul
  • Contemporary new generation 16 painters, Shinsegye Gallery, Seoul
  • Korea, contemporary, expression, Seomi gallery, Seoul
  • Form-7painters works, Batanggaul gallery, Seoul

 

1987 …

  • The new expression, Shinsegye gallery, Seoul
  • 19th Cagnue International Painting Exhibition, Cagnue, FRANCE

 

1986 …

  • Seoul in Seoul, Burip Museum, Osaka
  • Expression & Imagination, Gwanhoon Gallery, Seoul

 

1985 …

  • ’85 Yong Artist Show, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Korea, Seoul
  • 3 Korean artist, Srugai gallery, Tokyo

 

1984…

  • The 6th Joogang Art, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Korea, Seoul

 

1983 …

  • ’82 selected artists by curator, Seoul museum, Seoul
  • Today’s Artist, Drawing ’83 SEOUL, Scope gallery, LA

 

 

1982 …

  • Donga Art, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Korea, Seoul
  • Today’s Artist, Seoul Art center, Seoul

 

1980 …

  • 1st Seoul 80, Work with photo, Gonggan gallery, Seoul

 

1979 …

  • 45-51, Dongduk Museum,Seoul

 

1978 …

  • 1st Joongang Art Grand Prize Show, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Korea, Seoul
  • Hanguk Art Grand Prize Show, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Korea, Seoul

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