ⓒ2019 HYUN JUNG AHN

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HYUN JUNG AHN

 

B.1986 in Seoul, Korea

Currently live and work in Brooklyn, NY

CV in Korean 

 

Education

2017 MFA (Painting and Drawing) Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, USA (graduated with Outstanding Merit Awards)

2013 MFA (Painting) Duksung women’s University graduate school, Seoul, Korea

2010 BFA (Painting / Minor History of Arts) Duksung Women's University, Seoul, Korea

 

 

Solo Exhibition

2019      Shapes Of MindGallery Lamer, Seoul, Korea 

2017     What I Wanted To Say, Dekalb Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, USA

2013     The One Delicate Moment, Gallery Lamer, Seoul, Korea

2012     From Here, Gallery Insa, Seoul, Korea, USA

 

 

Group Exhibition (a selected list)

2020

EastWestExpress, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, USA (Forthcoming in January)

2019   

Dare Small, Brooklyn Art Cluster Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, USA

Sarah Shepard Gallery and 3Walls, Sarah Shepard Gallery, Larkspur, CA, USA 

Two Person show: Hidden Artists in Hidden M, Hidden M Gallery, Seoul, Korea 

Banditto Emerging Art Prize Group show, Galleria Banditto, Tuscany, Italy

Colors, Ian Art Space, Seoul, Korea

Duksung Women's Univ. Alumni Association 50 years Anniversary Exhibition, Insa Gallery, Seoul, Korea 

2018   

Bear Necessities: Pratt Fine Arts Alumni Exhibition 2018, Dekalb Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, USA

The Junior Board Action, Free Art NYC at Freehold Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY, USA

Nu Perspectives, Nu Hotel, Brooklyn, NY, USA

Passion. Continued: A Wave of Peace from Korea to the World, Gallery Korea, Korean Cultural Center, New York, NY, USA

Capsule Show, Pier 94, New York, NY, USA

Sugar is Sweet, Ground Floor Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, USA

Ahn, Dastgheib and Hurt Pop up Show, 3 Walls, Brooklyn, NY, USA

2017   

Unrestricted, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, USA

BOW, The Midway Gallery, San Francisco, CA, USA

Passion. Connected, 100x100’, Gallery Korea, Korean Cultural Center, New York, NY, USA

'Art Hearts Fashion’ at New York Fashion Week, Angel Orensanz Foundation, New York, NY, USA

Summer Group Show, Art Mora, NJ, USA

Small Works 2017, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, USA

The Graduate Fine Arts 2017, Schafler Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, USA

Four Seasons, Village West gallery, NJ, USA

I Read Therefore I am, Pfizer 700, Brooklyn, NY, USA

Benefit Art Show for Niños de Guatemala, Primary, New York, NY, USA

Novelty Fun Pack, Pratt studio gallery, Brooklyn, NY, USA

2016   

'Never Stop Never Settle', Wild rabbit project from Hennessy, Art Basel Miami, FL, USA

Opening Show, Gallery 180, Brooklyn, NY, USA

IPCNY Print Fest 2016, IPCNY center, New York, NY, USA

Potluck, Steuben Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, USA

Fine Arts MFA 2016, Schafler Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, USA

Inside the Window Glass, Dekalb gallery, Brooklyn, NY, USA

The Unoriginal Show, Pratt Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, USA

2015     

All at Once, Steuben Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, USA

2014     

ASYAAF(Asia Students and Young Artists Art Festival), Old Seoul station, Seoul, Korea

2013     

When Spring Comes with Blooming Flowers, Gallery Palais de Seoul, Seoul, Korea

Going with Master and Pupil, Bridge gallery, Seoul, Korea

Muet, Fun gallery, Seoul, Korea

2012   

 Link Between, Yeon gallery, Jeju, Korea

2011     

8th Moving Sound, Gana Artspace, Seoul, Korea

Imagining Things, Glass gallery, Seoul, Korea

2010   

7th Moving Sound' Kwanhoon Gallery, Seoul, Korea

Quark, Gallery PICI, Seoul, Korea


 

Residency

2018     

Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT, USA (June)

MASS MoCA Residency Program, North Adams, MA, USA (April) 

Canal Street Market, New York, NY, USA (February)  >Video

2017     

Trestle Art Space, Brooklyn, NY, USA (July-December) 

Awards, Fellowship and Grant

2019    Urban Glass Scholarship, Brooklyn, NY, USA

2019    1st Winner of the Emerging Art Prize, Banditto Art, Tuscany, Italy

2018    Merit-based Artist’s Grant, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT, USA

2017    Outstanding Merit from 2017 Graduation Awards, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, USA

2016    Never Stop Never Settle, Wild rabbit project from Hennessy, Selected the final 10 artists and awarded the grant, Art

Basel Miami, USA 

2013    Selected ‘Emerging Young Artists’ by La Mer gallery, Seoul, Korea

2010    A special selected by Danwon Art Festival, Ansan Danwon Art Festival operation, Kyung-Ki, Korea

2010    Yang, Manki Scholarship, MFA Duksung Women's University, Seoul, Korea

2009    Choi, Wook Kyung Scholarship, Duksung Women's University, Seoul, Korea

Publication and Media

2019

Culture Journal 21, 'Exhibition: Hidden Artists in Hidden M', August 9, 2019, Seoul, Korea

Voice of The People, "A Language of The Art for Healing and Communication, Hyun Jung Ahn Solo Exhibition 'Shapes of Mind'", Mar 26, 2019, Seoul, Korea

2018     

AP News, ‘Hero Worship at NU Hotel Brooklyn’, May 23, 2018

Korea Daily, ‘Artist Hyun Jung Ahn, Live Art Show in CSM’, Feb 2018, NY, USA 

Uprise Art Journal, Meet 'Hyun Jung Ahn'

2017   

Ginkgo Journal artist interview ‘What I Wanted to Say’, Nov 2017, NY, USA 

FOA 2017 Summer, Friend Of the Artists, USA

2016     

‘Dark Winds’, Self-publication, NY, USA

2012     

‘From Here’, Catalog for the solo exhibition, Self-publication, Seoul, Korea

‘Looking at a relationship in the Changing World’ Article about ‘Link Between’ by Jejusori, Korea 

 

 Related Professional Experiences
 

2019        Uprise Art x Chief: Artist Panels Talk, Chief, New York, NY, USA

2018        Special lecture: Artist Talk, ‘What I Wanted To Say’, Duksung Women's University, Seoul, Korea

2014-15  Instructor of drawing foundation workshop, Duksung Women's University, Seoul, Korea

  • Taught a foundation creative drawing class

  • Curated and designed the class exhibitions

  • Researched educational resources