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B.A., Painting, Hongik University, College of Fine Arts

Honorary Doctor of Fine Arts, Hongik Universit

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2023   Johyun Gallery, Busan
            White Cube West Palm Beach, West Palm Beach, USA 
2022   Louis Vuitton Maison Seoul, Seoul, Korea
            Tokyo Gallery+BTAP, Tokyo, Japan
2021    Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Korea
            Château Lacoste, Le Puy-Saint-Troparade, France
            White Cube Bermondsey, London, UK
2017    White Cube, London, UK
2016    Galerie Pérotang, Hong Kong
2015    Gallery Pérotang, New York, USA
2012    Gallery Shilla, Daegu, Korea
2008   Arario Gallery, New York, USA
2005   Samter Gallery, Boutiques Monaco Model House, Seoul, Korea. 
2002   Ace Gallery, LA, USA.
           Lemba Gallery, Los Angeles, USA.
            Park Yeosook Gallery, Seoul, Korea.
2000  Tokyo Gallery, Tokyo, Japan.


19th Culture Month Gold Crown Cultural Medal (2021), 40th Best Artist of the Year Award, Contributing Artist Award, Korean Council of Art Critics (2020), Asia Arts Games Changers Award, Asia Society, Hong Kong. (2018), 9th Culture Month Eun Guan Cultural Medal (2011), 11th Korea Arts and Culture Awards (Presidential Award for Fine Arts) (1979), Presidential Citation, 10th Anniversary Artists' Convention (1972), 1st Prize in the "Sarcelles" Theme Competition of the World Congress of Young Painters, Paris (1961), French Committee of the International Union of Sculpture and Art, UNESCO (1961), etc.

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