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Sora Kim
(Korean, 1965)
 
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Sora Kim
Born in 1965, Seoul, Korea
Lives and works in Seoul, Korea

Selected Solo Exhibitions
2016
Songs from knee to nose, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Gwacheon, Korea

2015   
2,3 Sora Kim, 2015 Artist of the Year, Korea Cultural Centre, London, UK

2013       
Three Foot Walking, Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark
Ghost Recordings, Tina Kim Gallery, New York, US (collaboration w/Ari Benjamin Meyers)

2012       
Abstract Walking, Artsonje Center, Seoul, Korea

2010       
–, Atelier Hermes, Seoul, Korea

2007       
Hansel & Gretel, Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Melting Alaska, BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, UK

2004       
Antarctica, Artsonje Center, Seoul, Korea

Selected Group Exhibitions
2017          
Ode to Forgetting, SeMA, Nam-Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
do it 2017, Seoul, Ilmin Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
 
2016          
Wrap around the time, Nam June Paik Art Center, Yongin, Korea
Connect 1: Still Acts, Artsonje Center, Seoul, Korea
5th Anyang Public Art Project, Anyang, Korea
 
2015          
Discordant Harmony, Hiroshima Museum of Contemporary Art, Hiroshima, Japan
Discordant Harmony, ArtSonje Center, Seoul, Korea

2014       
Once is Not Enough, AVPavillion, Seoul, Korea
 
2013       
Novelles Vagues, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
 
2012       
Playtime, Culture Station Seoul 284, Seoul, Korea
(Im)possible Landscape, Plateau, Seoul, Korea
 
2011       
Count Down, Culture Station Seoul 284, Seoul, Korea
Inner Voice, 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Japan
Appeal for an Alternative, Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen: Schmela Haus, Düsseldorf, Germany
 
2010       
Oblique Strategies, Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Korea
 
2008       
Platform 2008: I have nothing to say and I am saying it, Culture Station Seoul 284, Seoul, Korea
 
2007       
Not only possible but also necessary, 10th International Istanbul Biennale, Turkey
World Factory, Walter & Mc Bean Galleries, San Francisco, US
Somewhere in Time, Artsonje Center, Seoul, Korea
 
2006       
A Tale of Two Cities, Busan Biennale 2006, Contemporary Art ExhibitionBusan, Korea
Through the Looking Glass, Asia House, London, UK
 
2005       
Hermès Korea Misulsang, Artsonje, Seoul, Korea
Art Circus-Jumping from Ordinary, International Triennale of Contemporary Art, Yokohama 2005, Japan
Seoul-Until Now!, Charlottenbourg Udstillingsbygning, Copenhagen, Denmark
Secret Beyond the Door, Korean Pavilion, 51st Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
40x40Project, SpaceLoop, Seoul, Korea
 
2004       
Cosmo Vitale, REDCAT Gallery, Los Angeles, US
You are my sunshine: Korean Contemporary Art 1960-2004, Total Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
Z.O.U. Zona D’Urgenza, SENSI Contemporanei, Villa Zerbi, Reggio Calabria, Italy
Stranger than Paradise, Total Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
 
2003 
Zone of Urgency, Dreams and Conflicts, 50th Venice Biennale, Arselnal, Venice, Italy
Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennale, Niigata, Japan
Everyday: Contemporary Art from Asia, Kunstforeningen, Copenhagen, Denmark
 
2002       
Archivio Attivo
, Centro Per L'Arte Contemporanea Carbognano, Carbognano, Italy
Under Construction, Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
Three Young Artists from Korea, MDS Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
Pause: The 4th Gwangju Biennale 2002, Gwangju Metropolitan Museum of Arts, Gwangju, Korea
BLINK, Artsonje Center, Seoul, Korea
Fantasia, East Modern Art Center, Beijing, China
ASIANVIBE, Espai d'Art Contemporani de Castelló, Spain
 
2001      
Fantasia
, space imA, Seoul, Korea
My Home is Yours, Your Home is Mine, Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
POST-PRODUCTION, Galleria Continua, San Gimigniano, Italy
 
2000      
My Home is Yours, Your Home is Mine
, Rodin Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Leaving the Island, PICAF, Pusan Metropolitan Museum of Arts, Busan, Korea
Museum_City Project, Fukuoka, Japan
City_Vision: 2000 Media_City Seoul, Seoul, Korea
Construction in Process 2000, Bydgoszcz, Poland
Text & Subtext, LaSalle SIA-Earl Lu Gallery, Singapore
From Here to There, Akademie Schloss Solitude, Stuttgart, Germany
 
1999      
Asian Exhibition
, Mattress Factory Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, US
Media in Residence, Art Center Seoul, Korea
No Parking, Artsonje Center, Seoul, Korea
Phobia, Ilmin Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
 
1998     
Food, Clothing and Shelter
, Seoul Metropolitan Fine Arts Museum, Seoul, Korea
Personal Touch, Art in General, New York, US
Sites of Desire: 1st International Taipei Biennial, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taiwan

Selected Awards
2007      
BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, UK

2003      
Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, France

2000     
Akademie Schloss Solitude, Stuttgart, Germany

2000      
Young-Eun Artists Residency Program, Kyunggido, Korea

2000      
Museum_City Project, Fukuoka, Japan

1999    
Mattress Factory, Pittsburgh, US

1997      
Art/Omi Artists Residency Program, New York, US

Selected Public and Private Collections
Kadist Art Foundation, San Francisco, US
National Museum of Contemporary Art, Korea
Seoul Museum of Art, Korea
Artsonje Center, Seoul, Korea
Posco Museum, Seoul, Korea
Maeil Dairies Co., LTD, Korea