Kimsooja

Solo Exhibitions and Site Specific Projects

2017
Kimsooja - Geometry of Breath, Kewenig Galerie, Berlin, Germany.
Kimsooja - Weaving the World, Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz, Liechtenstein.

2016
MMCA Hyundai Motor Series 2016: Kimsooja – 마음의 기하학 – Archive of Mind, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Seoul, South Korea.
Kimsooja, To Breathe - Zone of Zero, Centro de Arte Contemporáneo de Málaga (CAC), Malaga, Spain.
Kimsooja, Site Specific Installation at Gangoji Temple, Commissioned by Culture City of East Asia 2016, Nara, Japan.
Kimsooja: Weaving the World - Thread Routes - Chapter 2, CC Strombeek, Brussels, Belgium.

2015
Kimsooja – To Breathe, Centre Pompidou Metz, Metz, France.
Kimsooja, A Beggar Woman – Cairo, Smith College Museum of Art, Massachusetts, USA.
Kimsooja: Thread Routes, Chapter III, Axel Vervoordt Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium.
Kimsooja: Thread Routes, Guggenheim Bilbao Museo, Bilbao, Spain.

2014
Kimsooja, A Needle Woman: Galaxy was a Memory, Earth is a Souvenir, A Site-Specific Installation for Intimate Cosmologies: The Aesthetics of Scale in an Age of Nanotechnology, 1st Cornell University Biennale Ithaca, New York, USA.
Kimsooja, To Breathe: Mandala, Kewenig Galerie, Palma, Majorca.
Kimsooja, Bottaris, La Fabrica, Madrid, Spain.
Kimsooja, To Breathe, Raffaella Cortese Gallery, Milan, Italy.
Kimsooja, To Breathe: Obengsaek, Gallery Tschudi, Zuoz, Switzerland.

2013
Kimsooja, To Breathe: Bottari, The Korean Pavilion, 55th Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy.
Kimsooja, To Breathe: The Flags, A Site-Specific Installation for Contemporary Art Trail,
Aix-en-Provence, France.
Kimsooja / Unfolding, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada.
Kimsooja, An Album: Sewing into Borderlines, Mariposa Land Port of Entry, Arizona USA, commissioned by GSA Art in Architecture Program.

2012
Kimsooja: A Needle Woman, Miami Art Museum, Miami, USA.
Kimsooja, Musée D'Art Moderne de Saint Etienne, St. Etienne, France.
Calm Chaos: Kimsooja's Earth - Water - Fire - Air, Perm Museum of Contemporary Art, Perm, Russia.
Kimsooja, To Breathe, Kukje Gallery, Seoul, South Korea.
Kimsooja, Kunsthal 44 Moen, Askeby, Denmark.

2011
Kimsooja, Daegu Art Museum, Daegu, South Korea.
Kimsooja, University Museum of Contemporary Art, Massachusetts, USA.
Kimsooja, Mumbai - A Laundry Field, Sullivan Gallery, School of the Institute of Chicago, Chicago, USA.
Kimsooja, A Needle Woman, Lucidity. Inward Views, Le Mois de la Photo, Maison de la Culture Frontenac, Montreal, Canada.
Kimsooja, An Album: Hudson Guild, A Site-Specific Screening at SVA Theater, Barney Auditorium, NYU, United States Custom House, New York, USA Commissioned by More Art.

2010
Kimsooja, Earth - Water - Fire - Air, NPPAP - Yong Gwang Nuclear Power Plant Art Project, Organized by The National Museum of Contemporary Art, South Korea.
Kimsooja, Being in the World / Être au Monde, Musée d'art de Joliette, Joliette, Quebec, Canada.
Kimsooja, Earth - Water - Fire – Air, Atelier Hermes, Seoul, South Korea.
Kimsooja, Mumbai: A Laundry Field, Feldkirch Church, Co-organized by Kunstmuseum Lichtenstein, Lichtenstein.
Kimsooja, Gallery Tschudi, Zuoz, Switzerland.

2009
Kimsooja: A Needle Woman, Baltic Center for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, UK.
Kimsooja, Mumbai: A Laundry Field, Continua Gallery, Le Moulin, France.
Kimsooja: 5th Lanzarote Biennale, International Museum of Contemporary Art, Lanzarote, Canary Islands.
A Needle Woman - Paris, Hôtel De Ville Paris, Commissioned by Nuit Blanche 2009, Paris, France.

2008
Kimsooja, A Mirror Woman: The Sun & The Moon, Shiseido Gallery, Tokyo, Japan.
Kimsooja, A Video Album, Raffaella Cortese Gallery, Milan, Italy.
Kimsooja, Mumbai: A Laundry Field, Continua Gallery, Beijing, China.
Black Box: Kimsooja, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C., USA.
Kimsooja, Lotus: Zone of Zero, Rotonde Ravenstein, on the occasion of the Korean Art Festival, BOZAR, Brussels, Belgium.
To Breathe: Invisible Mirror / Invisible Needle, screenings at San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, USA.

2007
Kimsooja, Mumbai: A Laundry Field, Kewenig Gallery, Cologne, Germany.
A Wind Woman, La Fabrica, Madrid, Spain.

2006
Kimsooja, To Breathe - A Mirror Woman, a site-specific installation at the Crystal Palace,commissioned by Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid, Spain.
Kimsooja, To Breathe / Respirare, A Site-Specific Installation at La Fenice Theater, in conjunction with a joint Solo Exhibition at Fondazione Bevilacqua la Masa, Venice, Italy.
Kimsooja, To Breathe: Invisible Mirror / Invisible Needle, Teatre Chatelet, Commissioned by Nuit Blanche 2006, Paris, France.
Kimsooja, Magasin 3, Stockholm, Sweden.
Kimsooja, A Wind Woman, Peter Blum Gallery, Chelsea, New York, USA.
Kimsooja, A Wind Woman, The Project, New York, USA.

2005
Kimsooja, Journey into the World, The National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens, Greece.
Kimsooja, Seven Wishes and Secrets, MIT List Gallery, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.
Kimsooja, Conditions of Anonymity, The 59th Minute & performance at Times Square, Creative Time, New York, USA.
Kimsooja, Bottari, Cologne 2005, Kewenig Gallery, Cologne, Germany.

2004
Kimsooja, Conditions of Humanity, traveling solo show, Museum Kunst Palast, Düsseldorf, Germany.
Kimsooja, A Needle Woman, Outdoor Video - 7 outdoor video screen projection, Yekaterinburg, Russia.
Kimsooja, Videos in Progress, The RISD Museum, Rhode Island, USA.
Kimsooja, Galerie Raffaella Cortese, Milan, Italy.

2003
Kimsooja, Conditions of Humanity, travelling solo show, the Museum of Contemporary Art, Lyon, France; Padiglione d'Arte Contemporanea, PAC, Milan, Italy.
Kim Sooja, Zacheta National Gallery of Contemporary Art, Warsaw, Poland.
Kimsooja, Mandala: Zone of Zero, The Project, New York, USA.
Kimsooja, A Mirror Woman - The Ground of Nowhere, Crossings 2003: Hawaii/Korea, Honolulu City Hall, Hawaii.

2002
Kimsooja, A Laundry Woman, Kunsthalle, Wien, Austria.
Kimsooja, A Laundry Woman, Image Passage, Musee-Chateau, Annecy, France.
Kimsooja, A Mirror Woman, Peter Blum Gallery, New York, USA.

2001
Kimsooja, A Needle Woman, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center / MOMA, New York, USA.
Kimsooja, A Needle Woman, Kunsthalle Bern, Bern, Switzerland.
Kimsooja, Bottari 2001, Sprengel Museum, Hanover, Germany.
Kim Soo Ja, INOVA, Milwaukee, USA.
Kimsooja, A Laundry Woman, Palazzo Delle Poste, Trieste, Italy.

2000
Kimsooja, A Needle Woman - A Woman Who Weaves the World, Rodin Gallery, Seoul, South Korea.
Kimsooja, A Needle Woman, ICC, Tokyo, Japan.

1999
Kimsooja, A Needle Woman, CCA Kitakyushu, Japan.

1997
Kimsooja, Sewing into Walking, MAGASIN, Centre d'Art Contemporian National de Grenoble, Grenoble, France.
Kimsooja, A Laundry Field / Sewing into Walking Looking into Sewing, Oakville Gallery, Ontario, Canada.
Kimsooja, Deductive Object, Akira Ikeda Gallery, Nagoya, Japan.
Bottari, Choreographed by Christopher House, Performed by Toronto Dance Theater, Conceptual Scenic design by Kim Sooja, Harbourfront Premiere Dance Theater, Toronto, Canada.

1994
Kimsooja, Sewing into Walking, Gallery Seomi, Seoul, South Korea.

1992
Kim Soo-Ja, (The 11th Suknam Fine Art Awards show), Hankook Gallery, Seoul, South Korea.

1991
Kim Soo-Ja, Gallery Hyundai, Seoul, South Korea.

1989
Kim Soo-Ja, On Gallery, Osaka, Japan.

1988
Kim Soo-Ja, Gallery Hyundai, Seoul, South Korea.



Selected Group Exhibitions and Two Person Shows

2017
Person in the Crowd, Barnes Foundation, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Socle du Monde Biennale, HEART Herning Museum of Contemporary Art, Herning, Denmark.
Thread Lines, The Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft, Kentucky, USA.
Tous, des sang-meles, MAC/VAL Musée d'art contemporain du Val-de-Marne, Paris, France.
The 2nd Changjiang International Photography and Video Biennale, Changjiang Museum of Contemporary Art, Chongqing, China.
INTUITION, Axel & May Vervoordt Foundation, Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia, Palazzo Fortuny, Venice, Italy.
The Urge to Create Vision, Centrum Rzezby Polskiej, Oronsko, Poland.
Idioma, Museion, Bolzano, Italy.
10 Years Old, Fondazione Fotografia Modena, Italy.

2016
Uncertain States, Akademie Der Künste, Berlin, Germany.
Ordinary / Extraordinary: The Democratization of Art or the Will to Change Things. 20 Bienal de Arte Paiz, Historic Center of Guatemala City, Guatemala.
Public to Private: Photography in Korean Art since 1989, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul, South Korea.
Enacting Stillness, The 8th Floor, New York, New York, USA.
No Longer Empty: Jameco Exchange, Jamaica, Queens, New York, USA.
2016 Hangzhou Triennial of Fiber Art: Weaving & We, Zheijiang Art Museum, Hangzhou, China.
Dancing with Myself, Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany.
Minus Ego, Goethe Institut, Barcelona, Spain.
Rever D'Un Autre Monde, Centre D'histoire de la Résistance et la Déportation, Lyon, France.
La Terre, le Fue, l'Esprit. Chefs-d'oeuvre de la céramique coréenne, Grand Palais, Paris, France.
Architecture of Life, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAM/PFA), Berkeley, CA.
30 Years – Artist of the Gallery, Galerie Tschudi, Zuoz, Switzerland.
L’Effet Vertigo, Musée d’art contemporain du Val-de-Marne, Vitry-sur-Seine, France.
Remember Lidice, Alte Weberei, Nordhorn, Germany.
Urgent Conversations: Athens – Antwerp, EMST National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens, Greece, in collaboration with M HKA, Antwerp, Belgium.
Lo Specchio Concavo, BACO Base Arte Contemporanea Odierna, Bergamo, Italy.

2015
Fear Nothing, She Says, Museo Nacional de Excultura, Valladolid, Spain.
New Hanging of Works in the Collection, Mac Val Musée d’Art Contemporain du Val de Marne, Vitry-sur-Seine, France.
Art-Textiles, The Whithworth at the University of Manchester, Manchester, UK.
Where Do We Migrate to?, Värmlands Museum, Karlstad, Sweden.
From the Collection: Ornamnet, Reduction, Continuum, Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz, Liechtenstein.
Remember Lidice, Edition Block, Berlin, Germany.
L’Effet Vertigo, Musée d’art Contemporain du Val-de-Marne, Vitry-sur-Seine, France.
Chambres d’enfants, Musée du Papier Peint, Mézières, Switzerland.
The XIV Biennial of Photography of Cordoba, Cordoba, Spain.
The Soul Selects her own Society: Women Artists of the Miller Meigs Collections, Janet Wallace Fine Arts Center, Macalester College, Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA.
Fashion as Social Energy, Palazzo Morando, Costume Moda Immagine, Milan, Italy.
Experiments with Truth: Gandhi and Images of Nonviolence, The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum, Geneva, Switzerland.
PROPORTIO, Palazzo Fortuny, Venice, Italy.

2014
Intimate Cosmologies: The Aesthetics of Scale in an Age of Nanotechnology, 1st Cornell University Biennale, Ithaca, New York, USA.
Inhabiting the Word - Busan Biennale 2014, Busan, South Korea.
Voyage to Biennale—50 years of Contemporary Korean Art in Overseas Biennales, Busan, South Korea.
2014 Daegu Contemporary Art Festival in Gangjeong, Gangjeong, South Korea.
The International Biennial of Contemporary Art of Cartagena de Indias, Colombia.
Beyond and Between, LEEUM, Samsung Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea.
Total Art: Contemporary Video, National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington D.C, USA.
True Colors, Yebisu International Festival for Art and Alternative Visions 2014, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, Japan.
Land-Sea-Sky, revisiting spatiality in video, Artsonje Center, Seoul, South Korea, traveling to OCAT-OCT Contemporary Art Terminal, Shanghai, China; National Art School Gallery, Sydney, Australia; Griffith University Art Gallery, Brisbane, Australia.
Experiments with Truth: Gandhi and Images of Nonviolence, The Menil Collection, Houston
Threads, Museum voor Moderne Kunst, The Netherlands.
Thread Lines, The Drawing Center, New York City, USA.
Le Mouvement - Performing the City, CentrePasquArt, Biel, Switzerland.
Taking Time, The Cube, Lincoln Rail yard, Lincoln, Nebraska, USA.
KP.O.P.—Process, Otherness, Play, Museum of Contemporary Art, Taipei, Taiwan.
Paris Champ et Hors Champ, photographies et videos contemporaines, Galerie des Bibliothèques de Paris, at the 4th district of Paris, Paris, France.
La Disparition Des Lucioles (The Disappearance of Fireflies), Prison Sainte-Anne, Avignon, France
il Tempo delle Donne, Piccolo Teatro Grassi, Milan, Italy.
The Eye of the Needle. Embroidered Art, KODE - Art Museums of Bergen, Bergen, Norway, travelling to The National Museum of Art Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway.
Shades of Time: An Exhibition from the Archive of Korean-American Artists, Part 1 and 2, 1990-2001,organized by the Korean Cultural Center, New York, Queens Museum of Art, New York, and AHL Foundation, New York, USA.
RE:VISION, Trish Clark Gallery, Oakland, New Zealand.
The Future is Now, MAXXI Museum, Rome, Italy.

2013
Making Space. 40 Years of Video art, Musée cantonal des Beaux-Arts, Lausanne, Switzerland.
Matrix - Textiles in Art and the Applied Arts from Gustav Klimt to Chiharu Shiota, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Germany.
Host & Guest, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel.
2013 California-Pacific Triennial, Orange County Museum of Art, California, USA.
Zizhiqu - Autonomous Zone, Guangdong Times Museum, China.
Contemporary Art Trail, Aix-en-Provence, France.
Le Pont, Museum of Contemporary art Marseilles, France.
The Lift, Bloomberg Building, New York, USA.
ISKELE2 / The Unanswered Question, TANAS, Berlin, Germany.
Les apparitions, Pavillon des Arts, Pau, France.
In God We Trust, Zach?ta – National Gallery of Art, Warsaw, Poland.
Elle est retrouvée..., Courbet Museum, Ornans, France.
Women Healing the World, Culture Factory, Osan, South Korea.
Media Art from the Museum Collection, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul, South Korea.

2012
ROUNDTABLE, The 9th Gwangju Biennale, South Korea.
Now Here is also Nowhere: Part 1, Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, USA.
Unfinished Journey, Copenhagen Art Festival 2012, Kunstforeningen GL STRAND, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Walking in the City, Screening at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, USA.
Where Do We Migrate To?, Traveling exhibition: The Center for Art, Design, and Visual Culture; The University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC); Sheila C. Johnson Design Center at Parsons; The New School for Design, New York; Contemporary Art Center, New Orleans; Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, USA.
Shortening Distances, Asian Panorama of the MUSAC, Museo de Art Contemporaneo de Castilla y León, León, Spain.
Women In-Between: Asian Women Artists 1984-2012, Traveling show from Fukuoka Asian Art Museum; Okinawa Prefecture Art Museum; Tochigi Prefecture Art Museum of Fine Arts; Mie Prefecture Art Museum, Japan.

2011
Kunst-Stoff, Stadtische Galerie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, Germany.
TRA, Edge of Becoming, Palazzo Fortuny, Venice, Italy.
Terre Vulnerabill - a growing exhibition: 2 - Question that which has forever ceased to amaze us; 3 - Some people walk in the rain others simply get wet; 4 - The chain's weakest link is also the strongest because it can break the chain, Hangar Bicocca, Milan, Italy.
Windflower Perceptions of Nature, Kröller-Müller Museum, Otterlo, The Netherlands.
Frontiers of Architechture III + IV, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Louisiana, Denmark.
Barely There, Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit (MOCAD), Detroit, USA.
Culture Station Seoul 284, MPlanet @ Seoul Square Media Center, Seoul, South Korea.
Summer Show, Misa Shin Gallery, Tokyo, Japan.
Dream White Night, The Square of Daegu City Hall, Seoul, South Korea.
Sixth Sense Massage, Art Center Nabi, Seoul, South Korea.
Buddha's Trace – Contemporary Art From Asia, Kunstmuseum Bochum, Bochum, Germany.
J'ai Deux Amours, MAC/VAL, Paris, France.
The Big Picture, Kunstsammlung NRW, Dusseldorf, Germany.
West End?, The Museum on the Seam, Jerusalem, Israel.
New Acquisitions 2010, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, South Korea.
Space Study, Plateau - Samsung Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea.
Korean Rhapsody, Leeum Samsung Museum, Seoul, South Korea.
Spirituality of Place, Gustein Gallery, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, USA.
The Missing Peace: Artists Consider the Dalai Lama, San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, USA.

2010
Brave New World, Foundation Musée d'Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg.
Fast Forward 2. The Power of Motion - Media Art Sammlung Goetz, ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Germany.
Isole Mai Trovate - Islands never found, Traveling show: Palazzo Ducale, Venice, Italy; The State Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki, Greece; The Museum of Modern Art, Saint Etienne, France.
Thrice Upon a Time, Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden.
Beyond Mediations, Poznan Biennale, Zamek Art Center, Poznan, Poland.
Edge of Elsewhere, Campbelltown Arts Centre, Gallery 4A & Sydney Festival, Sydney, Australia.
Das im Entschwinden Erfasste - Videokunst im Museum Folkwan, Museum Folkwan, Essen, Germany.
Culture Shock, Queen Elizabeth Theater, Vancouver, Canada.
Cue, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada.
5th Socles du Monde Beinnale, Herning Museum, Herning, Denmark.
GSK Contemporary, Aware: Art Fashion Identity, Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK.
Che cosa sono le nuvole? Werke aus der Sammlung Enea Righi, MUSEION - Museum für moderne und zeitgenössische Kunst, Bolzano, Italy.
Ars Itineris. El viaje en el arte contemporáneo, Traveling show: Museu de l'Art, la Pell de Vic; Museo do Mar de Virgo, Spain.
The Cassini Cruise 2, Ardi Poels Projects, Rijckholt, The Netherlands.
Believe in Miracles, Collection Lambert, Lambert Foundation, Avignon, France.
Iles Jamais Trouvées, The Museum of Modern Art, Saint Etienne, France.
Rainbow Asia, Seoul Arts Center, Seoul, South Korea.
Investigations of a Dog - Works From the Face Collection, Traveling Show: Ellipse Foundation, Cascais, Portugal; La Maison Rouge, Paris, France; Magasin 3, Stokholm, Sweden.
Annunciazioni / Annunciation, Casa Masaccio, San Giovanni Valdarno, Tuscany, Italy.
Special Screening 'A Needle Woman' 2005 on the occasion of the Chaotic Harmony, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, USA.
Special Screening 'A Needle Woman - Paris', Courmayer - Valle D'Aosta, D'Aosta, Italy.
The Missing Peace: Artists Consider the Dalai Lama, Brukenthal National Museum in Sibiu, Romania.
Contemplating the Void: Interventions in the Guggenheim Museum, Solomon R. Guggenheim, New York, USA.

2009
Un certain étate du monde: Sélection de la collection de la Fondation François Pinault, The Garage, Moscow, Russia.
In-finitum, Palazzo Fortuni, Venice, Italy.
Universal Code, The Power Plant, Toronto, Canada.
2nd Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art - Praxis: Art in Times of Uncertainty, Thessaloniki, Greece.
Your Bright Future: 12 Korean Artists, Traveling show: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, USA.
Dress Codes, The Third ICP Triennial of Photography and Video, International Center for Photography, New York, USA.
Against Exclusion - The 3rd Moscow Biennale, The Garage, Moscow, Russia.
The 4th Fukuoka Asian Art Triennale 2009: LIVE and LET LIVE: Creators of Tomorrow, Fukuoka Asian Art Museum and its vicinity, Fukuoka, Japan.
Re-Imagining Asia, New Art Gallery, Walsall, UK.
The View from Elsewhere / Small Acts, Traveling show: Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane; Gallery of Modern Art Sherman Contemporary Art Foundation, Sydney, Gallery of Modern Art Australian Cinematheque, Brisbane, Australia.
FRAGILE - Fields of empathy, Traveling show: Modern Art Museum of St. Etienne, St. Etienne, France; Palazzo dei Falconieri, Rome, Italy; Daejeon Museum of Art, Daejeon, South Korea.
Labyrinth - Freedom, Traveling show: Franzensfeste; Fortezza Alto Adige; Bolzano; Trentino; Bozen, Italy.
5th. International Textile Biennial, Palais de Glace, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Mi Vida. From Heaven to Hell, Mucsarnok, Budapest, Hungary.
The Other, 11th International Cairo Biennale, Cairo, Egypt.
The Missing Peace: Artists Consider the Dalai Lama, Traveling show: Fundación Canal, Madrid, Spain; The Frost Art Museum, Florida International University, Miami, USA.
Art Tells the Times ~ Works by Women Artists, Shiseido Gallery 90th Anniversary Exhibition, Shiseido Gallery, Tokyo, Japan.
Faces & Facts: Contemporary Korean art in New York, Queens Museum, New York, USA.
En Découdre (Fray), la Foundation d'entreprise Espace Ecureuil, Toulouse, France.
Essential Experiences, Riso, Museo d'arte contemporanea della Sicilia, Palermo, Italy.
Heart in Heart, National Museum of Contemporary Art - EMST, Athens, Greece.
Fragile, Daejeon Museum of Art, Daejeon, South Korea.
Investigations of a Dog, Works from the FACE Collections, Foundation Sandretto re Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy.
Living With..., Galleria Raffaella Cortses, Milan, Italy.
House is Not A Home, La Calmeleterie, Nazelles Negron, France.
Truly Truthfully, Special Exhibition Art Asia Miami, Miami, USA.

2008
Conspire, Transmediale 08, Haus der Kulturen, Berlin, Germany.
Street Art Street Life, Bronx Museum of Art, New York, USA.
Academia, Chapel of L'Ecole Nationale des Beaux-Arts, Paris, France.
Ethos, Lofoten International Art Festival, Svolvaer, Norway.
Self / Other, The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Japan.
Je reviendrai, Musée d'art contemporain du Val-de-Marne, Paris, France.
Knock Knock Knockin' on Heaven's Door, Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Liechtenstein.
Re-Imagining Asia, Haus der Kulturen, Berlin traveling to New Art Gallery, Walsall, England.
Wandering in Contemporary Video Art, Magazzini del Sale, Palazzo Pubblico, Siena, Italy.
Micro-Narratives, Musée D'Art Moderne, Saint-Etienne, France.
Person of the Crowd, The Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, New York, USA.
Global EurAsia Special Exhibition, Art Cologne, Cologne, Germany.
Time is of the Essence: Contemporary Landscape Art, Asheville Art Museum, Asheville, USA.
The Missing Peace: Artists Consider the Dalai Lama, Hillside Terrance, Tokyo, Japan.
A Space In Time, La Fabrica Gallery, Madrid, Spain.
Aspiration, Light & Sie Gallery, Dallas, USA.
Asian Dub Photography, Cassa di Risparmio di Modena, Foro Boario, Modena, Italy.
Pacific Perspectives Screenings: Fall 2008 Visiting Artists and Scholars Lecture Series, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, USA.

2007
Artempo: where time becomes art, The 52nd Venice Biennale, Palazzo Fortuny, Venice, Italy.
Passage du Temps, A selection of works from the François Pinault Foundation, Tri Postal, Lille, France.
GOING STAYING. Movement, Body, Place in Contemporary Art, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn, Germany.
From the Earth to the Moon, Castello di Rivoli, Torino, Italy.
Á l'horizon de Shangri la, FRAC Lorraine, Lorraine, France.
Equatorial Rhythms, The Stenersen Museum, Oslo, Norway.
Void in Korean Art, Leeum Samsung Museum, Seoul, South Korea.
Timeout! Art and Sustainability, Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Liechtenstein.
Listening Awry, McMaster Museum of Art, Hamilton, Canada.
Scenes and Sequences, Peter Blum Editions, Kunsthaus Aarau, Aarau, Switzerland.
Critical Mass, Kunsthalle Bern, Bern, Switzerland.
Speed 3: Contrarreloj (Against the clock), IVAM Institute Valenciá d'Art Modern, Valenciá, Spain.
Cosmologies, James Cohan Gallery, New York, USA.
Post Object, Doris McCarthy Gallery, University of Toronto Scarborough, Toronto, Canada.
Video Atlas Americas, Automatica, Rio de Janerio, Brazil.
An Interpersonal Journey, New Museum of Contemporary Art, Istanbul, Turkey.
Gestures of Infinity, Minoriten Kultur Graz, Graz, Austria.
Six Feet Under: Autopsy of Our Relations, Deutsches Hygiene Museum, Dresden, Germany.
Manifesting Emptiness, Rymer Gallery at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, USA.
Micro-Narratives, 48th October Salon, Cultural Centre, Belgrade, Serbia.
Pawnshop, e-flux, New York, USA.
Witnessing the Moment, Prague Contemporary Art Festival, The Vinohrady Theater, Prague, Czech Republic.
Momentos Estelares - Photography in the 20th Century, The Circulo de Bellas Artes and the Consejería de Cultura de la Comunidad de Madrid, Madrid, Spain.
Existencias, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Castilla y León, León, Spain.
The Missing Peace: Artists Consider the Dalai Lama, Traveling show: Rubin Museum of Art, New York; Emory Visual Arts Gallery – Atlanta; Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, USA.

2006
Art, Life & Confusion, October Art Salon, Belgrade, Serbia.
The 2nd Architectural Biennial Beijing, The Great Hall of The National Museum of China, Beijing, China.
Five Days Until the End of Art, Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany.
Casper David Friedrich Die Erfindung Der Romantik, Museum Folkwang, Essen, traveled to Hamburger Kunstahalle, Hamburg, Germany.
With Body and Soul, Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Liechtenstein.
New Mystics, Instituto Cabrera Pinto, La Laguna, Tenerife, Canary Islands.
The Missing Peace: Artists Consider the Dalai Lama, UCLA Fowler Museum, Los Angeles, traveled to Loyola University Museum of Art, Chicago, USA.
Group Show, Art Center Beursschouwburg, Brussels, Belgium.
NowHere Europe - Trans:it. Moving Culture Through Europe, National Museum of Contemporary Art (MNAC), Bucharest, Romania.
Cut and Paste - New Identities, New Territories, Makor Steinhardt Center, New York, USA.
Allegories of Displacement, Westport Art Center, Westport, USA.

2005
Always a Little Further, The 51st Venice Biennale, Arsenale, Venice, Italy.
Art Circus - Jumping from the Ordinary, Yokohama Triennial 2005, Yokohama, Japan.
Marking Time, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, The Getty Center, Los Angeles, USA.
Irreducible, CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, traveled to Miami Art Central, Miami, Bronx Museum of Art, New York.
Introspections, The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Japan.
Domicile - Private / Public, Musee D'Art Moderne, Saint-Etienne, France.
The Giving Person, Palazzo della Arti, Napoli, Italy.
Art Robe: Women Artists at the Nexus of Art and Fashion, UNESCO, Paris, France.
Femme, Palazzo Strozzi, Florence, Italy.
Cool & Warm, Sung-Kok Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea.
The Fifth Gospel, Gallery of Contemporary Art Celje, Celje, Slovenia.
The Missing Peace, Cantor Arts Center, Stanford University, Stanford, USA.
Perception of the Horizontal, MUSEION, Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Bolzano, Italy.
WATER, AIR, EARTH, FIRE - At the Origins of Life between Art and Science, Villa Croce, Geneva, Switzerland.
INGENIO 400, a commissioned web video project, La Fabrica, Madrid, Spain.
Video Spirit: Mysteries, Myths, Meditation and the Moving Image, Cheekwood Museum of Art, Nashville, USA.

2004
Don't call it performance, Traveling show: The Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo, Sevilla, Spain.
El Museo del Barrio, New York, USA; Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain.
The 18th Rencontre Paralleles, Centre d'art Contemporain, Bass-Normandie, France.
The Ten Commandments, Hygiene Museum, Dresden, Germany.
Transcultures, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens, Greece.
PREMAculTURE, Hydra, Greece.
La Caja Negra - Utopias en Movimiento, Centro Atlantico Arte Moderno, Canary Islands.
Still Mapping the Moon - Perspective of Contemporary Art, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn, Germany.
Five Artists, Five Faiths: Spirituality and Contemporary Art, Ackland Art Museum, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA.
The 1st Lodz Biennale, Lodz, Poland.
WOW / The Work of the Work, Henry Art Gallery & Western Bridge, Seattle, USA.
Contemporary Visions, Photographs and videos from the collection of Helga De Alvear, Waino Aaltonen Museum of Art, Oulu City Art Museum, Turku, Finland, MEIAC Art Museum, Badajoz, Spain.
Settlement, Museum of Modern Art, Saint-Etienne, France.
In Movement - Salutes Women Video Artists of the World, UNESCO, Paris, France.
HOMExtension, University Art Museum, Albany, USA.
Playgrounds & Toys, La Manufacture des Oeillets, Paris, France.
Kunst Stoff, Galerie nächst St. Stephan Rosemarie Schwarzwälder, Wien, Austria.
Out Video Festival, NCCA Yekaterinburg, Russia.
Raison et Sentiments, CRAC ALSACE, Altkirch, France.
Enlightment, Video Program, Jeu de Paume, Paris, France.
Artists on Journey, Seoul National University Museum, Seoul, South Korea.

2003
Ideal City - Solares, The 2nd Valencia Biennale, Valencia, Spain.
Lille 2004, Flower Power, Beaux-Art Museum, Lille, France.
Don't call it performance, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain.
As Heavy as the Heavens, Transformations of Gravity, Traveling show: County Museum Joanneum, Graz, Austria; Kunsthallen Brandts, Odense, Denmark Migration, Kunstmuseum Lichtenstein, Lichtenstein.
Migration, Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Liechtenstein.
Mind Space, Samsung Art Museum, Seoul, South Korea.
Identity and Otherness, Photoespaña, Circulo de Bella Artes, Madrid, Spain.
Multitudes - Solitudes, Museum and Ar/ge Kunst Galleria Museo, Bolzano, Italy.
Archives and Simulation, LisboaPhoto, Centro Cultural de Belem, Lisbon, Portugal.
Social Strategy, Traveling show: University of California Art Museum, Santa Barbara; Austin Museum of Art, Austin, USA, Austin.
The 10th Biennial of Moving Images, Geneva, Switzerland.
Pro Arte Video Festival, Hermitage Museum & Russian Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia.
Walking in the Street, Apex Art, New York, traveled to Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany
Serene Beauty, Jamaica Art Center, New York, USA.
Spotlight Reading, The Kitchen, New York, USA.
Motion Studies, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York, USA.
Traces of Friday - art, tourism, displacement, Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA.

2002
71st Whitney Biennial, Central Park, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, USA.
Tempo, Inauguration exhibition of MOMA, Queens, New York, USA.
Memory of Water, Spoleto Festival USA 2002, Charleston, USA.
The 3rd Busan Biennale, Metropolitan Museum, Busan, South Korea.
The 2nd Photo Festival, Ganna Art, Total Museum, Seoul, South Korea.
Refugee, Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Oslo, Norway.
Expo 2002 - Money & Value / The Last Taboo, Biel, Switzerland.
Demeter, Tokachi International Contemporary Exhibition, Obihiro, Japan.
Aubes, Rêveries au bord de Victor Hugo, Maison de Victor Hugo, Paris, France.
Watching Ocean and Sky Together, Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool, UK.
Global Priority, Jamaica Art Center, New York, USA.
Instruction for Actions, Kunsthalle Wien, Austria.
Crossing Cultures - Elementary Particle Art, Kunsthaus Muerzzuschlag, Styria, Austria.

2001
Markers, The 49th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy.
ARS 01, KIASMA, Helsinki, Finland.
Art Through the Eye of Needle, Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Hovikedden, Norway.
Subject Plural, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, USA.
Asian Contemporary Art, Duke University Modern Art Museum, Durham, USA.
On the way to the Screen, International Artists House, Moscow, Russia.
Antro-a-Polosias, Luis Adelantado Gallery, Valencia, Spain.
IMAGO MUNDI, CAPC Bordeaux, France.
Lost and Found, Apex Art, New York, USA.
Unrealtime Video, Fine Arts Center, Seoul, South Korea.
Going Places, Smart Art Space, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Girls in the Image, Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth, Australia.

2000
Sharing Exotism, The 5th Biennale de Lyon 2000, Halle Tony Garnier, Lyon, France.
Human-being and Gender, The 3rd Kwangju Biennale, Kwangju, South Korea.
The Sky is the Limit, The 2nd Taipei Biennial, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, Taiwan.
1st Echigo - Tsumari, Tsumari Art Triennale 2000, Echigo - Tsumari, Japan.
Hypermental - Entre realite et chimieres 1950-2000, de Salvadore Dali a Jeff Koons, Kunsthaus Zurich, Switzerland.
Mutation, Arc en Reve d'Architecture, APC Bordeaux, France.
Art and Social Reality, High Commission for Refugees, Geneva, Switzerland.
From Here to There, Academie Scholoss Solitude, Stuttgart, Germany.
Playground & Toys for Refugee Children, Traveling show: Red Cross Museum, Red Crescent Museum, Geneva, Switzerland; UN, New York, USA.
Today's Korea Contemporary Sculpture, Moran Museum of Art, Namyangju, South Korea.
Drive, Govette-Brewster Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand.
Likeness of Being, DC Moore Gallery, New York, USA.
Kim Sooja + Yang Pei Ming, Selfscape, Kunsthallen Brandts Klaedefabrick, Odense, Denmark.

2000-1997
Cities on the Move, Traveling show: Secession, Vienna, Austria; Louisiana Museum of Art, Copenhagen, Denmark; Hayward Gallery, London, UK; CAPC Bordeaux, France; KIASMA, Helsinki, Finland; P.S.1, New York, USA.

1999
d'APERTutto, The 48th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy.
ArtWorlds in Dialogue - Global Art Rhineland 2000, Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany.
The 3rd Asia - Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art, Brisbane, Australia.
Kim Sooja + Jeannett Christensen, Inaugural Exhibition at Kunsthalle Feldbach, Feldbach, Austria.

1998
The 24th Sao Paulo Biennale, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Everyday, The 11th Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, Australia.
Echolot, Museum Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany.
Loose Threads, Serpentine Gallery, London, UK.
Warming, The Project, New York, USA.
Medialization, Traveling Show: Edsvik Art Center, Stockholm, Sweden; Eesti Kunst Museum, Tallinn, Estonia.
Slowness of Speed, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia; Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, Taiwan.
Frame, Kumho Art Museum, Seoul, South Korea.

1998-1996
Traditions / Tensions, Traveling show: Asia Society, New York; Gray Art Gallery, New York; Queens Museum of Art, New York, USA; Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada; Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth, Australia.

1997
On life, beauty, translations and other difficulties, The 5th Istanbul Biennale, Istanbul, Turkey.
De-Genderism, Setagaya Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan.
Des Histoire En Formes, Centre National D'Art Contemporain de Grenoble, Grenoble, France.

1996
Manifesta 1, Museum Boymans Van-Beuningen, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
Inclusion / Exclusion, Steirischer Herbst 96, Graz, Austria.
The Scream - Borealis 8, Arken Museum of Modern Art, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Roles of the Couple, Soo Ja Kim / Toshihiro Kuno, Akira Ikeda Gallery, Taura, Japan.
Do It / Home Version, Museum in Progress, Vienna, Austria.
Home / Salon, The Clock Tower Gallery, New York, USA.
Ceremonial, Apex Art, New York, USA.
An Aspect of Korea Contemporary Art in the 90's, Traveling show: The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo; International Museum of Osaka, Japan.

1995
Division of Labor - Women's Work in Contemporary Art, Traveling show: The Bronx Museum of Art, New York; Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, USA.
The 1st KwangJu Biennale, KwangJu, South Korea.
Tiger's Tail - 12 Korean Contemporary Artists, Traveling show: Palazzo Vendramin, Venice, Italy.
National Museum of Contemporary Art, Kwacheon, South Korea.
Circulating Currents - Korean & Japanese Contemporary Artists, Nagoya City Museum, Aichi Prefecture Museum of Art, Nagoya, Japan.
6.Triennale Kleinplastik 1995, Sud-West L.B, Stuttgart, Germany.
16th International Bronze & Small Sculpture Biennale, Padova, Italy.
Light Box Project, Museum City Project, Fukuoka, Japan.
Stage work for Drawing the Sound, Whanki Museum, Seoul, South Korea.
Information and Reality, Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland.

1994
Women - The Difference and the Power, Hankook Gallery, Seoul, South Korea.

1993
Trade Routes, The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, USA.
In Their Own Images, P.S.1 Museum, New York, USA.
Semblances, Ise Art Foundation, New York, USA.

1992
Triangle Workshop, Pine Plains, New York, USA.

1991
Ten Korean Women Artists, Traveling show: The National Museum Women in the Arts, Washington D.C., USA; Seoul Arts Center, Seoul, South Korea.
Inaugural Exhibition of Korean Contemporary Art, SunJae Museum, Kyungju, South Korea.

1990
Impact 3 90, Gallery Humanite, Tokyo, Japan.

1989
Berlin International Contemporary Art Festival, Municipal Museum, Berlin, Germany.
Young Artist Festival, Trade Center Hyundai Gallery, Seoul, South Korea.

1988
88 Korea Contemporary Art Festival, National Museum of Modern Art, Seoul, South Korea.
60 Contemporary Artists, Hanaro Gallery, Seoul, South Korea.

1987
The 8th International Impact Art Festival, Municipal Museum, Kyoto, Japan.
The Spearhead in our Generation, Kwan Hun Gallery, Seoul, South Korea.
'INFORMAL' Exhibition, Soo Gallery, Seoul, South Korea.
Art on T-Shirt, Hilton Hotel Gallery, Seoul, South Korea.
UP DOWN Exhibition, Kwan Hun Gallery, Seoul, South Korea.
NEO NOW Exhibition, Baeksong Gallery, Seoul, South Korea.
The 13th Seoul Contemporary Art Festival, Fine Arts Center, Seoul, South Korea.
The 10th Independents, National Museum of Modern Arts, Kwacheon, South Korea.

1986
Hong-Ik M.F.A. Exhibition, Dong Bang Plaza Gallery, Seoul, South Korea.

1985
1984-85 French Government Scholars Exhibition, Galerie Bernanos, Paris, France.
Korea 31 Contemporary Women Artists' Exhibition, Kwan Hun Gallery, Seoul, South Korea.

1984
Korean Contemporary Art Festival, Municipal Museum, Taipei, Taiwan.
Korea 15 Contemporary Women Artists' Exhibition, Kwan Hun Gallery, Seoul, South Korea.
The 6th Independents, National Museum of Arts, Deoksukung Place, Seoul, South Korea.

1983
83 Seoul International Drawing Exhibition, Fine Art Center, Seoul, South Korea.
Materiality, the New way of Existence, Artists Gallery, Seoul, South Korea.
The 1st Grandprize Exhibition of Young Artists, Young Artists Gallery, Seoul, South Korea.
The 9th Seoul Contemporary Art Festival, Fine Arts Center, Seoul, South Korea.

1982
The 9th Hong-Ik print Group Exhibition, Fine Arts Center, Seoul, South Korea.
The 7th Independents, National Museum of Modern Art, Seoul, South Korea.

1981
The 8th Hong-Ik print Group Exhibition, Fine Arts Center, Seoul, South Korea.
The 6th Independents, National Museum of Modern Art, Seoul, South Korea.

1980
The 7th Hong-Ik print Group Exhibition, Fine Arts Center, Seoul, South Korea.

1979
Breath, Kim Soo-ja / Lee Yun-Dong, Growrich Gallery, Seoul, South Korea.
An event by two people, Daegu Contemporary Art Festival, Youngnam Daily News Gallery, Daegu and Gangjung, South Korea.
The 6th Hong-Ik print Group Exhibition, Fine Arts Center, Seoul, South Korea.



Grants, Awards, and Commissioned Work

2015
HO-AM Prize 2015, Lifetime Achievement in the Arts, HO-AM Foundation, Seoul, South Korea.
Chevalier L'ordre des Arts et Lettre from the French Minister of Culture, France.
Ha Chong Hyun Art Award, South Korea.

2014
Kimsooja, A Needle Woman: Galaxy was a Memory, Earth is a Souvenir, A Site-Specific Installation for Intimate Cosmologies: The Aesthetics of Scale in an Age of Nanotechnology, 1st Cornell University Biennale Ithaca, New York, USA.

2013-2014
John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship Award, USA.
A Needle Woman- Galaxy was a Memory, Earth is a Souvenir, a commission work in collaboration with nanoscientists for Cornell University Biennale, New York, USA.

2013-2012
GSA Commission Work for a Site-Specific Video Projection on the border at Mariposa Main Entrance Port, Arizona, USA.

2012
'To Breathe-Olympics', a commission work for the IOC Olympics Museum in Lausane, supported by Samsung Electronics Co., Lausane, Switzerland.
CEC ArtsLink, New York for the Solo Exhibition at Perm Contemporary Art Museum, Perm, Russia.

2011
A Site-Specific Video projection commissioned by 'The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation', Seattle, Washington , USA.

2010
Cities on the Move, print edition Commissioned on the occasion of International Women's Day by Musée d'art contemporain du Val-de-Marne, France.
'Earth-Water-Fire-Air', Co-commissioned multi-channel video project by Hermes Foundation, Paris, France for a solo exhibition at Atelier Hermes, Seoul, South Korea.

2009
Commissioned work 'A Needle Woman' - Paris for the Nuit Blanche 2009, by the Hôtel de Ville in Paris and Musée d'art contemporain du Val-de-Marne, France.
Earth-Water-Fire-Air, Co-commissioned multi-channel video project by MIAC, and Lanzaote Biennale, Ministry of Culture & Tourism, Lanzarote, Canary Islands.

2008
Grant Recipient, New York State Council on the Arts, New York, USA.
'An Album: Hudson Guild', commissioned by More Art, New York, USA.

2007
Visual Art Award, Foundation for Contemporary Art, New York, USA.
'Bottari Truck: Migrateurs', a performance video piece commissioned by Musée d'art contemporain du Val-de-Marne, France.

2006
'To Breathe: A Mirror Woman', a site-specific installation commissioned by Museo de National Reina Sofía, Madrid for the solo exhibition, To Breathe - A Mirror Woman (Respirar - Una mujer espejo), at the Crystal Palace, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid, Spain.

2005
Korea Culture & Arts Foundation Grant, Seoul for Always a Little Further, The 51st Venice Biennale, Arsenale, Venice, Italy.
Commissioned web video project by La Fabrica, Madrid for the exhibition INGENIO 400, Madrid, Spain.

2004-2003
CEC Arts Link Grant, New York, New York, For the Lecture Series in Russia in conjunction with the Pro Arte Video Festival Hermitage Museum & Russian Museum, St. Petersburg, CCA, Moscow.
Lecture Program, and A Needle Woman, 7 Outdoor Video Projection, Yekaterinburg, Russia.

2003
Commissioned site specific installation by Consortium, Dijion, Sponsored by Fondation de France, Paris, and Olivietti Foundation, Rome for Nouveaux Commanditaires - Landscape Lighting Project & St. Bernard, Hospice Permanent Lighting Installation, St. Bernard, France.
Commanditaires, Landscape Lighting Project, & St. Bernard Hospice Permanent Lighting Installation, St. Bernard, France, Commissioned by Consortium, Dijion, Sponsored by Fondation de France, Paris, and Olivietti Foundation, Rome, Italy.

2002
Anonymous Was A Woman Foundation Award, New York, USA.
Artist of the American Art Award, Whitney Museum of America, Sponsored by Cartier Co., New York, USA.

2001
Korea Culture & Arts Foundation Award, Best Show of the Year 2000, for the solo exhibition, A Needle Woman - A Woman Who Weaves the World at Rodin Gallery, Samsung Art Museum, Seoul, South Korea.

2000
Paradise Culture Foundation Award, Seoul, South Korea.
Commissioned work by ICC, Tokyo in conjunction with the solo exhibition A Needle Woman, At ICC, Tokyo, Japan.

1999
Work commissioned by CCA Kitakyushu in conjunction with the solo exhibition, A Needle Woman, at CCA Kitakyushu, Japan.

1998
Residency Award, World Views - at World Trade Center, New York, awarded by the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York, USA.
Grant Recipient, The Korean Culture & Art Foundation, Seoul, South Korea.

1997
'Cities on the Move - 2727 km Bottari Truck', a performance video piece commissioned by Experimental Art Grant, The Korean Culture & Arts Foundation Paradise Culture Foundation, Seoul, South Korea.

1996
The Korean Culture & Arts Foundation, Seoul, South Korea.
1992-1993
Artist in Residence, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, New York, USA, supported by The Korean Culture & Arts Foundation, Seoul, South Korea.

1992
The 11th Suk-Nam Fine Art Award, Seoul, South Korea.

1991
Song-Un Culture Fondation Award, Seoul, South Korea.

1984
Lithography studio Scholarship, Ecole National des Beaux-Art, Paris, awarded by the French Government, France.



Public Collections

Musée d'Art Contemporain, Lyon (FNAC), France
Musée MAC/VAL, Val de Marne, France
Hôtel de Ville, Paris, France
Museum of Modern Art, St. Etienne, France
Cité Nationale de l’Histoire de l’Immigration, Paris, France
Sammlung Hoffmann, Berlin, Germany
K21 Kunsthsammlung, Dusseldorf, Germany
Sammlung Goetz, Munich, Germany
Folkwang Museum, Essen, Germany
Degussa Co., Dusseldorf, Germany
National Museum of Contemporary Art - EMST, Athens, Greece
Museo d’Art Contemporanea Castello di Rivoli, Turin, Italy
The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Japan
Fukuoka Art Museum, Japan
Leeum - Samsung Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
The National Museum of Contemporary Art, Gwacheon, Korea
Mail Dairy Co. Collection, Seoul, Korea
Hana Bank Collection, Seoul, Korea
Kunstmuseum Lichtenstein, Vaduz, Lichtenstein
MUDAM, Musée d’Art Modern Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg
MUSAC - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y Léon, Spain
Centro de Artes Visuales Helga de Alvear, Cáceres, Spain
Kunstmuseum Bern, Switzerland
Pierre Huber Foundation, Geneva, Switzerland
Magasin 3, Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden
Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
Monsoon Collection, London, UK
MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, USA
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, USA
National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, DC., USA
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Seattle, USA
Microsoft Co., Seattle, USA
University of Seattle, Seattle, USA
Western Bridge, Seattle, USA
TKF Foundation, Washington D.C, USA
Los Angeles County of Art, California, USA
Smith College Museum of Art, Massachusetts, USA