Photography
 

About Mijoo Kim

 

Mijoo Kim was born 1983 in Seoul, South Korea. She is a Korean visual artist who is currently based in New York. She is a multidisciplinary artist and educator. She creates documentary and conceptual bodies of artwork, Female divers in South Korea, Re-Figure and Role-play. She received her Master of Fine Art emphasis in Studio Art from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, her Bachelor of Fine art with an emphasis in photography from the School of Art Institute of Chicago, IL in 2010.

Her work has been exhibited nationally and internationally such as Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Ackland Museum, Center for Photography at Woodstock, Asia Contemporary Art Show in Hong Kong 2015, Cameron Art Museum in Wilmington, and Seoul Auction Center Gallery in Seoul, South Korea. 

 

Mijoo Kim is available for photography workshop, editorial assignments, please contact for booking information. 

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Curriculum Vitae

 

EDUCATION

2013 to 2015     Master of Fine Art, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, NC, USA

2008 to 2009     Bachelor of Fine Art with emphasis in photography,

                            The School of Art Institute of Chicago, IL, USA    

                                  

EXHIBITIONS

2016                 12x12'Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, NC

                         'Re-Figure'  ARPNY, Long Island, NY

2015                 Eureka! - Process series,  John and June Alcott Gallery, NC

                               Made in Woodstock VIII, The Center for Photography at Woodstock,NY

                         Pop-up show at Golden BeltDurham, NC

                          Graduate Cameras, Horace Williams House, Chapel Hill, NC

                          Neo-Pre-Proto-Anti-Para-Ultra-Contra-Post PhotographySpectre, Durham, NC

                          Asian Contemporary Art Fair 2015, Hong Kong

                          MFA Thesis Solo Show, John and June Alcott Gallery, NC

                          MFA Thesis Group Show, Ackland Museum, NC

2014                  Between the Eyes, John and June Alcott Gallery,NC, USA

                          State of the Art 2014, Cameron Art Museum, Wilmington, NC, USA  

                          Mixed Concrete, 3rd Annual Silent Auction, Chapel Hill, NC, USA  

                          2014 Carolina Global Photography Exhibition, FedEx Global Education

                          Center, Chapel Hill, NC, USA

2009                 SAIC Undergraduate Exhibition, Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL

                         Bridge Art Fair, The Waterfront, New York, USA

2006                 Undergraduate ShowThe Seoul Art Center, Seoul, Korea

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2015                   A Visiting Lecturer, Basic Photography and Digital Photography, UNC

2014-15              Teaching Fellow, Basic Photography and Digital Photography, UNC at Chapel Hill, NC

2013                   Teaching Assistant, to Hong-An Truong, UNC at Chapel Hill, NC

 

RESIDENCY

2016                 ARPNY, Long Island, New York

2014                 The Center for Photography at Woodstock, Woodstock, NY  

 

AWARDS & GRANT

2016                 Shortlist in the top 20 of Life Framer ' Human of the World' by judge Zed Nelson, Life Framer

                         Artist Honoraria + Travel Grant, Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem, NC

2014                 Artist Honoraria + Travel Grant, The Center for Photography at Woodstock, Woodstock, NY  

                         Teaching Fellowship, University of North Carolina, NC, USA

                         Travel Award, UNC- Chapel HIll, NC

                          2014 Global Photography Competition, Center for Global Initiatives,

                          University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, NC

2009                  29th Annual Spring Photography Contest, Finalist, Photographer’s FORUM

                    15th Annual Leadership Award - The School of Art Institute of Chicago

2008 to 2009     Merit and Academic Scholarship - The School of Art Institute of Chicago

2005                   Korea Advertising Photographers Association (KAPA) – Korea

 

COLLECTION

2016                  The Center for Photography at Woodstock,  Woodstock, NY

2015                  Hanes Art Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC

2014                  FedEx Global Education, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, NC

2009                  Argo Consulting Company - the artist's honorarium

 

SELECTED ONLINE BIBLIOGRAPHY

2015                 CPW Artist-in-Residency, Center for Photography at Woodstock, Woodstock, NY

                        

PUBLICATION

2014                 2014 Center for Global Initiatives Calendar, University of North Carolina

                         Chapel Hill, NC, USA

2010                 Advocate (Magazine), National Eczema AssociationSan Rafael, CA

2009                 Best of photography 2009 – Photographer’s FORUM  

 

OTHER PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2016                Artist Talk, Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art

2015                Juror, CHANL Scientific Art Competition, UNC at Chapel Hill, NC

                        Artist Talk, Golden Belt, Durham, NC

2014                Artist Talk, The Center for Photography at Woodstock, NY

                        Juror, CHANL Scientific Art Competition, UNC at Chapel Hill, NC