Euyoung Hong
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Biography
 
 
1975 Born in Seoul, Korea
Lives and works in London and Seoul
 
Education
2008-2013

Goldsmiths College, University of London, PhD in Art, London

  (Supervisors: Dr Andrea Phillips, Phillip Lai)
  Pass without correction
  http://www.gold.ac.uk/art/research/pastresearchstudents/hongeuyong/
2000-2002 University of Iowa, M.A & M.F.A. in Sculpture, Iowa
1996 Summer Programme, Stanford University, California
1994-1998 Ewha Womans University, B.F.A. in Sculpture, Seoul
 
Grants and Awards
2018 Artist of the Year, Korean Cultural Center, Washington, D.C
2017 Contemporary Artists Series, Czong Institute for Contemporary Art Museum, Gyeonggi
2016 Young Korean Artists, Czong Institute for Contemporary Art Museum, Gyeonggi
2014 MAC International, Shortlist, The Metropolitan Arts Centre (MAC), Belfast
2011 Gyeonggi Cultural Foundation, Grant for Distinguished Art Project, Gyeonggi
2007 The Pollock - Krasner Foundation, Grant for Visual Artist, New York
2006 Second Prize, Premio Fondazione Arnaldo Pomodoro - International Competition for Young Sculptors, Fondazione Arnaldo Pomodoro, Milano
  Paradise Culture Foundation, Grant for Individual Artist, Seoul
  Song Eun Art Grand - Prix, Song Eun Art & Cultural Foundation, Seoul
2001-2002 Paula Patton Graham Scholarship, University of Iowa, Iowa
 
Artist in Residencies
2018 Gyeonggi Creation Center, Gyeonggi
2017 Seoul Museum of Art, Nanji Residency, Seoul
2016 The New York Art Residency and Studios (NARS) Foundation, New York
2010 Youngeun Museum of Contemporary Art, Artist in Residence Program, Gyeonnggi
2009 National Museum of Contemporary Art - Changdong Studio, Seoul
2007 International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP), New York,
Sponsored by The Pollock - Krasner Foundation, New York
 
Collections

National Museum of Contemporary Art, Gwacheon
Global Building, Seoul
Gyeseong Elementary School, Seoul
Osan Cultural Foundation, Osan
Youngeun Museum of Contemporary Art, Gyeonggi
The National Art Studio, Changdong

Fondazione Arnaldo Pomodoro, Milano
University of Iowa Thesis Archives, Iowa
International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP), New York
The David Roberts Collection, London
 
Museum Archives and Links

Arco Archive: Artist Portfolio, Arco Museum, Seoul
http://archive.arko.or.kr/

Korean Eye, London
http://www.koreaneye.org/artist/hong-euyong
 
Publications
2016 The Spatial Politics of the Sculptural: Art, Capitalism and the Urban Space, Rowman & Littlefield International, London
   
Solo Exhibitions
2018 Artist of the Year, Korean Cultural Center, Washington, D.C (forthcoming)
2017 Spaces Through the Negative, Czong Institute for Contemporary Art Museum, Gyeonggi
2016 Constructed Landscape, NARS Foundation, New York
  Constructed Landscape, Czong Institute for Contemporary Art Museum, Gyeonggi
2011 Fragmented Space,Youngeun Museum of Contemporary Art, Gyeonggi
2007 Fragments, International Studio & Curatorial Program, New York
2006 Fragments, Gallery HYUNDAI - Window Gallery, Seoul
2004 The Wall, Gallery IHN, Seoul
2002 Island, Eve Drewelowe Gallery, University of Iowa, Iowa
 
Projects
2017 Variable Demarcation (Light), Nanji Residency, Seoul
  Variable Demarcation (Flag), Czong Institute for Contemporary Art Museum, Gyeonggi
2016 A Space Made by Thirty Water Containers, Czong Institute for Contemporary Art Museum, Gyeonggi
2015 House Clearance, In collaboration with Hugh Mulholland (Curator, MAC) and Welcome Organisation, Metropolitan Arts Centre (MAC), Belfast
  CHAGO Presentation, Organized by Samuso, Artsonje Center, Seoul
2013 Flower Pot Project, Barriedale Studio, Goldsmiths College, London
2012 House Project: Settling into the Vulnerable, 200 Bunji, Kumho-dong 2 Ga, Seoul
2010 Youngeun Space Project: Fragmented Space, Youngeun Museum of Contemporary Art, Gyeonggi
2009 Changdong Public Art Project, Changdong, Seoul
  Curated by Changdong Art Studio, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Korea
 
Group Exhibitions
2018 Quiet Riot, Curated by Wei-Ching Chen, Tina Keng Gallery, Taiwan (forthcoming)
  New Collection, Osan Museum of Art, Osan
2017 Mapping the City, Curated by Euyoung Hong, SeMA Nanji Gallery, Seoul
  The 20-Sided Prism, SeMA Nanji Gallery, Seoul
  Open Studio, SeMA Nanji Residency, Seoul
2016 19782015, Ieyoung Museum of Contemporary Art, Gyeonggi
  Artfesta Ewha, Ewha Womans University, Seoul
  Indigeneity. The Human Rights Research Centre, The University of Ottawa, Ottawa
  Open Studio, NARS Foundation, New York
  Source Material, Incube Gallery, New York
2015 Following Traces, Youngeun Museum of Contemporary Art, Gyeonggi
2014 MAC International, The Metropolitan Arts Centre, Belfast
  The Manual: Parts and Labour, Co-curated by John Chilver and Brighid Lowe, Osan Museum of Art, Osan
  The Gallery Project, Anatomy Museum, King's College, London
  Small Works, Ewha Art Gallery, Ewha Womans University, Seoul
2012 Korean Eye: Energy and Matter, Saatchi Gallery, London, Curated by Saatchi Gallery, London
  Penumbra, Bermondsey Project Space, London, Curated by Hyukgue Kwon
2011 The Object of Life, Pohang Museum of Steel Art, Pohang
2010 Youngeun Museum 10th Anniversary Exhibition: Remind, Youngeun Museum of Contemporary Art, Gyeonggi
2009 Against the Sculptural: Three-dimensions of Uncertainty, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul
  Between the Border, Gwangju Museum of Art, Gwangju
  The Five Spaces, Changdong Studio Gallery, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul
  Fragmented Space, Changdong Studio #204, Seoul
  2009 Open Studio: Cue, Changdong Art Studio, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul
2007 Exchange Exhibition of Contemporary Arts - National Museum of Contemporary Art, Daecheongho Art Museum, Cheongwon
  International Incheon Women Artist's Biennale: Sensitivity - Pink, Cyborg, Imperfect Structure, Incheon Multiculture & Art Centers, Incheon
2006 Busan Biennale, SK Pavilion, Busan
  Premio Fondazione Arnaldo Pomodoro-International Competition for Young Sculptors, Fondazione Arnaldo Pomodoro, Milano
  Song Eun Art Grand - Prix, Insa Art Center, Seoul
  Small Art Museum - National Museum of Contemporary Art, Deagu Cultural Center for Student, Deagu
  EHS Project 2006: Emotion_Humanity_Seoul, Sejong Center Museum of Fine Arts, Seoul
2005 Winter Solstice IV: Standards & Shifts in Contemporary Art,
The Studio: An Alternative Space for Contemporary Art, New York
  Scene of Reflection 11, Ewha Womans University Museum of Art, Seoul
  Contemporary Expressions of Korea Young Artists, Topohaus, Seoul
  Fragments, Todmodern Mills Heritage Museum and Art Centre, Toronto
  Intelligence and Sensitivity in the 21st Century, Sejong Center Museum of Fine Arts, Seoul
  GIAF 2005: Light_Human_Gate, Sejong Center Museum of Fine Arts, Seoul
2002 Midwest Ticket, Gallery 119, Chicago
  MFA Thesis Exhibition, University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa
  Topeka Competition 24, Alice C. Sabatini Gallery, Kansas
  KAF 2002: Euyoung Hong, Seoul Arts Center, Seoul
 
Selected Bibliography
2016 Wolgan Misool, Artist Review, June, 2016
  Art and Design, Work and People, September, 2016
2011 Wolgan Misool, Exhibition Review, June, 2011
  Space, June, 2011
2010 Wolgan Misool, February, 2010
2007 Paradise Magazine, Cover page, March Issue, 2007
2006 New York Times, Art Review: A Tasty Morsel or Two from the Smorgasbord of a Big Group Show, by Benjamin Genocchio, January 1, 2006
  Gegan Sculpture, News, March, 2006
  Corriere della Sera, Arte, by Chiara Vanzetto, May 20, 2006
  Corriere Magazine, May 18, 2006
  Paradise Magazine, Paradise Now: p. 60, July
2005 Mimosa Extra Micro, December 2005
  Wolgan Misool, People: p.199, December
  KULTSTRAL, Das Stralauer WebMagazin, Nr. 27 / OKTOBER 2005
  Wolgan Misool, 2005 Exhibition Review by Prof. Sook-Young Park: p.132, February
2002 Journal of Society of North American Goldsmith, Mixed Media Work titled "Lamp"
2001 Foil Imaging: A New Art Form, by Virginia A. Myers (Cedar Rapids: WDG Publishing),
Foil-Stamped Monotype (6.625"x9"): p.vii
 
Theses
2013 PhD Thesis _ Constructing an Invisible Terriotory: An Investigation of the Production of the Sculptural in Relation to Urban Development since the 1980s, Goldsmiths College, London
2002 MFA Thesis _ Island of Memory: An Exploration of Past, Present and Future, University of Iowa, Iowa
2001 MA Thesis _ Freedom and Constraint, University of Iowa, Iowa
 
Teaching Experiences / Lectures
2014 - Ewha Womans University, College of Art and Design, Lecturer
2006 Ewha Womans University, College of Art and Design, Lecturer - Three Dimensional Studio
  Total Museum of Contemporary Art - New Approaches to the Space in Contemporary Art, Seoul
2005 Ewha Womans University, College of Art and Design, Lecturer - Metal Works 2
  Ewha Womans University, College of Art and Design, Lecturer - Three Dimensional Studio
2004 Ewha Womans University, College of Art and Design, Lecturer - Metal Works 2
2002 University of Iowa, School of Art and Art History, Teaching Assistant - Figure Modeling
2001 University of Iowa, School of Art and Art History, Teaching Assistant - Sculpture 2