BIOGRAPHY
http://www.thecatstreetgallery.com/artist/KohSangWoo/biography

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Born in Seoul, South Korea
Moved to United States in 1994
Lives and works in New York City.

Contact : kohsangwoo@yahoo.com
 


EDUCATION AND RESIDENCIES

2001 Graduated from The School of Art Institute of Chicago, Major in Photography&Performance Art
2000 New York Studio Program, Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design, NY
1998 Artist in Residency, Chicago Artists Residency, Chicago
1997 Rhode Island School of Design, Summer Program, Providence



SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2011 The Burning Flowers, The Cat Street Gallery, Hong Kong
        KSW Solo Project, Korean Art Show, New York
        Pretty Powerful, Gallery Sun Contemporary, Seoul
        KSW Solo Project, AHAF 2011, Seoul
2010 Koh Sang Woo, James Freeman Gallery, London, England
        Koh Sang Woo Solo Exhibition, Sesame Gallery, London, England
2009 Koh Sang Woo Solo Exhibition, Gallery Sun Contemporary, Seoul
        Koh Sang Woo Solo Exhibition, Busan Art Center, Busan
        Koh Sang Woo, Spotlight, ARTO Art Fair, Busan
2008 Korea Contemporary Art Festival, Hangaram Museum, Seoul
2007 ACAF NY, Asian Contemporary Art Fair, 2X13 Gallery, New York
        Koh Sang Woo Solo Exhibition, 2X13 Gallery, Seoul
        Korea Contemporary Art Festival, Hangaram Museum, Seoul
2006 Koh Sang Woo Solo Exhibition, 2X13 Gallery, New York
2005 KSW Solo Project CIGE 2005, China World Trade Center, Beijing, China
2001 Koh Sang Woo, The Korean Culture & Arts Foundation: Insa Art Space, Seoul



CHRISTIE'S (2009-2011)


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GROUP EXHIBITIONS / BIENNAL / ART FAIR

2011
Art of Party, Lancaster Museum of Art, Pennsilvania, USA
From Desire to Sublime, Homa Museum of Art, Seoul
Signal 8, Salon Exhibition, The Cat Street Gallery, Hong Kong
ART HK 2011, Hong Kong International Art Fair, Hong Kong
Wanderkarmer, James Freeman Gallery, London, England
New Thinking New Possibility, H-Art Gallery, Hyundai Motor, Seoul
AHAF 2011, Special Exhibition, Bold & Beautiful, Seoul
Christie's Hong Kong, Asian Art Auction, Hong Kong
The Rover Soho, KSW Performance, New York USA
San Francisco Fine Art Fair, San Francisco, USA

2010
Media Media, Queens Museum of Art, New York
Internalle Exhibition, Sungkok Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
Korean Art Show, International Art Festival, New York
AHL Foundation Auction, Arario Gallery, New York
The Metamorphsis, Other Gallery, Shanghai, China
Christie's Asian Contemporary Art Auction, Hong Kong
ART HK 2010, HongKong International Art Fair, Hong Kong
Signal 8, Salon Show, Cat Street Gallery, Hong Kong
San Francisco International Art Fair, San Francisco
Seoul Open Art Fair 2010, Coex, Seoul, Korea
Wunderkamer, Sesame Gallery, London, UK

2009

798 BEIJING BIENNAL, International Biennal, T-Art Center, Beijing, China
CHRISTIE'S LONDON, Distinctively Korea, London
CHRISTIE'S HONGKONG, Asian Contemporary Art, HongKong
ASIAN AUCTION WEEK IN HONGKONG, K-Auction, Conrad hotel, Hong Kong
KIAF 2009, Korea International Art Fair, Coex, Seoul
PHILLIPS DE PURY & COMPANY, White Box 10 Years Anniversary, New York
SCOPE NEW YORK, International Contemporary Art Fair, Lincoln Center, New York
TALENT PREVIEW 2009, White Box, New York
BACKROOM, Frederieke Taylor Gallery, New York
PHOTOSEOUL 2009, International Art Fair, Coex, Seoul
COLORIST, KAIST Korea Advanced Institute of Science & Technology, Seoul
2009 ULSAN International Photography Festival, Ulsan
0809, Gallery Sun Contemporary, Seoul


2008

ACAF NEW YORK, Asian Contemporary Art Fair New York, Pier 92, New York
SPOTLIGHT, ACAF NEW YORK, Pier 92, New York
SIPF 2008, Seoul International Photo Festival, Seoul
KIAF 2008, Korea International Art Fair 2008, Coex, Seoul
YIAF 2008, Yeosu International Art Fair 2008, Yeosu
BEYOND DEFINITION, Interalia Art Company, Seoul
BODY EXTENSION, The Columns Project Gallery, Seoul
THE NEGATIVE IMAGE, Gyeong-Gido Museum of Art, Gyeong-Gido
THE FACE, Gallery Private Collection, Seoul
PHOTO PHOTO!, Gallery Sun Contemporary, Seoul
GALLERY COLLECTION, Gallery Sun Contemporary, Seoul
2X13 COLLECTION, Iroom Gallery, Paju
ILLUSION, 2x13 Gallery, Seoul


2007
ACAF NEW YORK, Asian Contemporary Art Fair New York, Pier 92, New York
NEW YORK, Contemporary Korean Artists, Hangaram Museum, Seoul Art Center
FRESH ILLUSIONS, AHL Foundation, White Box, New York
REFLECTION/REFRACTION, 2x13 Gallery, New York
SAJIN: FACE OF YANUS, Touch Art Gallery, Heyri Art Village, Gyeong-Gido
CREATIVE PHOTOGRAPHY, Artbit gallery, Seoul, Korea

2006
SIPA SEOUL INTERNATIONAL PRINT & PHOTO ART FAIR, Hangaram Museum, Seoul Art Center
MERRY CHRISTMAS, HOLIDAY AUCTION, Helen Mills Theater, New York
REFLECTION/REFRACTION, 2x13 Gallery, New York
FIVE SYLLABLE STANZA, Hun Gallery, New York

2005
SELF-PORTRAITS, Carl Hammer Gallery, Chicago
MERRY CHRISTMAS, Gallery Sun Contemporary, Seoul, Korea
THE WIND, Missouri University, Columbus
EYE OF CAMERA, Ward Nasse Gallery, New York


2004
ARMORY SHOW, International Contemporary Art Fair, New York
CHRISTIE'S NEW YORK, Photography Auction, New York
CHRISTIE'S NEW YORK, In-House Auction, New York
EYE OF CAMERA, Ward Nasse Gallery, New York
PHOTO LA, International Photography Art Fair, Los Angeles, CA


2003
ARMORY PHOTOGRAPHY, The International Art Fair, New York
OPEN YOUR EYES, Maronieer Art Center, The Korean Culture & Arts Foundation, Seoul
ART CHICAGO, The International Art Fair, Chicago
MARCH MADNESS, Bottom Feeders Gallery, New York


2002
ARMORY PHOTOGRAPHY, The International Photography Art Fair, New York
THE ARMORY SHOW, The International Art Fair, New York
ART CHICAGO, International Art Fair, Chicago
ASIAN PHOTOGRAPHY 20, Gallery Surge, Kinza, Japan


2001
EXPLORING FUTURE STARS, Carl Hammer Gallery, Chicago
MISS AMERICA, MAX MARA, Art Window Project, The School of Art Institute of Chicago
ART/TECH, THE NEXT GENERATION OF ART, Jean Albano Gallery, Chicago
MICROWAVE MEDIA ART FESTIVAL, International Media Art Festival, Hong Kong

2000
MISS AMERICA, Graduation Exhibition, Gallery 2, Chicago
FROM ADAM TO ATOM, New York Studio Program Gallery, New York
JET PROPELLED, SUMMER SOLSTICE, Museum of Contemporary of Art, Chicago
BODY LANGUAGE, Gallery X, The School of Art Institute of Chicago


SELECTED COLLECTIONS

Gallery Tsubaki, Tokyo, Japan
SESAME Gallery, London
Frederieke Taylor Gallery, New York
Bridgewater Associates, New York
Musée d´art contemporain de Montréal, Montreal, QC
Asian Artworks, New York
2X13 Gallery, New York
SJNY Design, New York
AHL foundation, New York
REDBBAR, New York
Carl Hammer Gallery, Chicago
Brad/Trask, Chicago
Michael Richmond Interior, Chicago
The School of Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago
Busan Art Center, Busan
Gallery Sun Contemporary, Seoul
Centry Golf Resort, Seoul
Iroom Gallery, Seoul
Nonna, Seoul
Interalia Art Company, Seoul


SELECTED PUBLICATION

VOGUE, Dazed & Confused, ELLEGIRL
Art in America, Art in Cuture, Art in Asia
Art fair International, New York Art Magazine
PHOTONET, Wolganmisool, Wolgansajin, Monthly Photo
The Maps, Monthly Art College, Creative Photography
Christie's London Catalogue, KBS World, KOREATIMES
International Herald Tribune, Korea Herald, Village voice
ACAF Catalogue, KIAF Catalogue, Yeosu International Art Festival Catalogue


ARTIST LECTURE


2008

Parsons School of Design, Guest speaker, Asian Contemporary Art
Seoul International Photography Festival, Koh Sang Woo Artist Lecture
Seoul International Photography Festival, Guest speaker, Contemporary Photography in Korea

2007
Parsons School of Design, Artist Interview, Korean Art History Class
Parsons School of Design, Guest speaker, Korean Art History Class