Kim is a curator, writer, and researcher based in Seoul. She was Director at Arko Art Center, Seoul, in 2014‒2015 and a co-curator of the 7th Gwangju Biennale in 2008. Her curatorial and interdisciplinary practices consider disparate points of the regional modernity in plural forms. She has curated numerous exhibitions and projects, including Tradition (Un)Realized (Arko Art Center, Seoul, 2014), Brilliant Collaborators (Ilmin Museum of Art, Seoul, 2013), Perspective Strikes Back (L’appartement 22, Rabat, 2010), Movement, Contingency and Community (Gallery27, Uiwang, 2007), and Plug-In #3: The Undeclared Crowd (Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, 2006). Her published work includes contributions for the artists Seoyoung Chung, Jewyo Rhii, Haegue Yang, Nina Canell, Gao Shiqiang, Dolores Zinny, and Juan Maidagan. Kim currently teaches at the RAT School of Art in Seoul and is an advisor for the Asia Art Archive, Hong Kong.