Artist

Meeyoung Kim

Meeyoung Kim earned her BFA in Korean Painting from Ewha Womans University in 2008 and her MFA in Painting from the Royal College of Art in London, the United Kingdom, in 2014. She has completed art residencies in various countries including France, the United Kingdom, Finland and Iceland, where she also exhibited her work. She held her first solo exhibition 《Disconnected Connection》 at Gallery Dos, in 2012, which was followed by 《Sunlight House》 (L’espace 71, Seoul, 2016), 《Wet on Wet》 (Leehwaik Gallery, Seoul, 2017) and 《Painted Painting》 (Gallery Kiche, Seoul, 2018). Kim has also participated in a string of group exhibitions including 《Wonderful Pictures》 (Ilmin Museum of Art, Seoul, 2010).

  • Education
    • 2014 MA in Painting, Royal College of Art, London, UK
      2011 MFA in Korean Painting, Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Korea
      2008 BFA in Korean Painting, Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Korea
  • Selected Solo Exhibitions
    • 2019 《Summer Hill》, Noblesse Collection, Seoul, Korea
      2018 《Painted Painting》, Gallery Kiche, Seoul, Korea
      2017 《Wet on Wet》, Leehwaik Gallery, Seoul, Korea
      2016 《Sunlight House》, l’espace 71, Seoul, Korea
      2015 《Green Paintings》, Sophie’s Tree, New York, U.S.A
      2012 《Disconnected Connection》, Gallery Dos, Seoul, Korea
  • Selected Group Exhibitions
    • 2018 《All Over》, Hite Collection, Seoul, Korea
      2017 《Intuition》, Hakgojae Gallery, Seoul, Korea
      2017 《Nuance》, Gallery Kiche, Seoul, Korea
      2017 《Cocoon 2017》, Space K, Gwachoen, Korea
      2016 《Rules》, ONE AND J. GALLERY, Seoul, Korea
      2014 《SHOW RCA》, Royal College of Art, London, UK
      2014 《Summer Exhibition》, Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK
  • Residencies/Awards/
    Collections
    • Residencies
      2019 Vanha Paukku Artist Residency, Lapua, Finland
      2018 SiM Residency, Reykjavik, Iceland
      2018 Finnish Artists' Studio Foundation Residency, Espoo, Finland
      2013 Cite des Arts Residency, Paris, France

      Awards
      2013 Paris Studio Award Winner, Royal College of Art, London, UK

      Collections
      National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art (MMCA) Art Bank, Gwacheon, Korea
      The Work Project Global, Singapore
      Hana Bank HQ, Seoul, Korea
      ODE Maison, Seoul, Korea
      Roland Cowan Architects, London, UK
      Korea Rural Community Corporation, Naju, Korea
      Kwangjuyo HQ, Seoul, Korea
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〈Walk Around 2PM〉, 2015, Oil on linen, 190 x 170 cm. Image Courtesy Artist

〈The Painter’s Winter〉, 2018, Oil on canvas, 72.7 x 60.6 cm. Image Courtesy Artist

〈The Painter’s Garden〉, 2018, Oil on canvas, 65 x 53 cm. Image Courtesy Artist

〈The Painter’s Farm〉, 2019, Oil on canvas, 80 x 100 cm. Image Courtesy Artist

〈Warm Breeze〉, 2020, Oil on canvas, 130 x 97 cm. Image Courtesy Artist

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