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    Myeongbeom Kim
  • 김명범 Myeongbeom Kim
  • Lives and works in Korea
  • School of the Art Institute of Chicago, MFA (Sculpture), Chicago, U.S.A.
  • University of Seoul, BFA, Environmental Sculpture, Seoul, Korea

    *SOLO EXHIBITIONS

    2017 The face of sphere, Art Space Purl, Daegu, Korea
    2016 Around, Jeju Museum of Art, Jeju, Korea
    2015 Insights, Art Basel Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China.
    2015 Art Basel Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China.
    2014 SEESAW, Gallery IHN, Seoul, Korea.
    2014 In Wonder, Galerie Paris-Beijing, Paris, France.
    2011 Tree Boat, Fist Art foundation-Art in Nature, Dorado, Puerto Rico.
    2010 Immigration, Chicago River, Chicago, U.S.A.
    2010 Piece, Noam Gallery, Seoul, Korea.
    2009 One, Doosan Gallery, Seoul, Korea.
    2009 One, Doosan Gallery, New York, U.S.A.
    2009 Breath, Thomas Master Gallery, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
    2008 Crown, Gallery UNO, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
    2004 Life, Seoul, Korea.

    *SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

    2016 Peach blossom: Hopeful flower of utopia, Culture Station Seoul 284, Seoul, Korea.
    2016 It’s funny because it’s true, Galerie Paris-Beijing, Paris, France.
    2015 Festival Corée d'ici, Château de Castries, Montpellier, France.
    2015 Art Brussels 15, Brussels Expo, Brussels.
    2015 Gang Jeong Contemporary Art Festival, The ARC, Korea
    2015 HERE, THERE, NOWHERE, Gallery Paris-Beijing, Bruxelles, Belgium.
    2014 Koran Shape II, Galerie Paris-Beijing, Paris, France
    2014 BUSAN BIENNALE -Inhabiting the world – Main Exhibition, Busan Museum of Art, Busan, Korea.
    2014 A-AF14, Able Access Art Fair – Special Exhibition, Seoul284, Seoul, Korea.
    2014 Art 14 London, Olympia Hall, London.
    2014 Korean Shape, Gallery Paris-Beijing, Bruxelles, Belgium.
    2014 Hidden Dimension, Gallery Skape, Seoul, Korea.
    2014 Very Fun Park, Fubon Art Foundation, Taipei, Taiwan.
    2014 Would You Like A Bag With That?, MUDAC, Lausanne, Switzerland.
    2013 Volta 9, Two Person Exhibition, Basel, Switzerland.
    2013 “Korean Art : An Age of Grand Navigation” Busan Museum of Art, Busan, Korea.
    2012 Oh, Plastiksack, Museum of Art and Design Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland.
    2012 Five Different Prologues, Gallery Skape, Seoul, Korea.
    2011 Korea Tomorrow 2011, Seoul Art Center, Seoul, Korea.
    2011 Wild Kingdom, Gallery 1 & 2, Texas State University – San Marcos, Texas, U.S.A.
    2010 Incoming _ Outgoing, Zaha Museum, Seoul, Korea.
    2010 Dual Phase, Gallery Skape, Seoul, Korea.
    2010 Evergreen Biennial, Evergreen Museum, Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.
    2009 Romantic Holiday, Avenuel Gallery, Seoul, Korea.

    2009 Joan Mitchell Foundation 2008 MFA Grant Recipients, Cue Art Foundation, New York, U.S.A.
    2009 Art Chicago "PARTISAN" Curated by Mary Jane Jacob, Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL, U.S.A
    2009 New Work, Sullivan Gallery, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
    2008 Root & Shadow, Dunham Gallery, Aurora, IL, U.S.A.
    2008 Around the Coyote 2008 Fall Arts Festival, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
    2008 Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Awards, New Jersey, U.S.A.
    2008 International Sculpture Center, Hamilton, New Jersey, U.S.A.
    2008 Heating Up, Evanston Art Center, Evanston, IL, U.S.A.
    2008 The Faketure Consortium of Artists, Beverly Arts Center, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
    2008 Summer Show 2008, AL Castello Di S. Severa, Rome, Italy.Coreless, Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
    2008 Nippon Steel Art Appreciation Program, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
    2008 ART CHICAGO - Balloon performance, Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
    2008 Limbo, G2 Gallery, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
    2007 The Chicago Housing Authority Exhibition, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
    2007 1st CONTEMPORARY & MORDERN ART JURIED EXHIBITION, Korean Cultural Center of Los Angeles, LA, CA. U.S.A.
    2007 Nippon Steel Art Appreciation Program, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
    2007 THIS IS NOT A SELF PORTRAIT, G2 GALLERY, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.

    *AWARD
    2014 Matching Fund – Korea Mecenat Association, Seoul, Korea.
    2014 Talented Young Artists – Byucksan Foundation, Seoul, Korea.
    2011 International Cultural Exchange Grant – Arts Council Korea, Seoul, Korea.
    2010 SEMA 2010 Young Artists – Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea.
    2009 Smack Mellon Hot Picks – Smack Mellon, New York, U.S.A.
    2008 Best New Artist Award Winner – Around the Coyote
    2008 Fall Arts Festival Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
    2008 Outstanding students – Sculpture magazine (ISC), New Jersey, U.S.A.
    2008 Fellowship – School of Art Institute of Chicago, U.S.A.
    2008 Joan Mitchell Foundation in New York, U.S.A.
    2007 Artistic selection award - 1st CONTEMPORARY & MORDERN ART JURIED EXHIBITION, LA, U.S.A.
    2007 Nippon Steel Fellowship, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.

    *COLLABORATION
    2016 Contemporary Literature Drawing Project 2016.10 – Hyundae Munhak (The company Contemporary Literature), Korea
    2014 Poetry "Global Catastrophe" - Lawrence Eby - Black Tongue Review, Poetry Journal, U.S.A.
    2013 Creative Nonfiction “ON HAPTICS, HYPERREALISM, AND MY FATHER'S YEAR IN PRISON" - Joey Franklin - Pinch (Volume 33), Literary Journal - University of Memphis, U.S.A