Sungsil Ryu is a MFA candidate in Sculpture at Seoul National University from which she received a BFA in 2018. Her video work 〈BJ Cherry Jang 2018. 09〉, published on the Vimeo, was viewed 23K times and was reported in various media outlets. Ryu held her first solo exhibition in 2019, at Post Territory Ujeongguk. Her work has otherwise been shown in a string of group exhibitions at Hapjungjigu (2018), the Ilmin Museum of Art (2018), Seoul Museum of Art Buk-Seoul (2018), Nam June Paik Art Center (2019) and Artspace Boan (2019). Ryu participated in the collaborative exhibition 《Sungsil Ryu X eobchae》. Ryu was the recipient of the First Art Grant by the Seoul Foundation of Arts and Culture (2018) and the Young Artist Collective Grant by the same foundation (artist collective “Damogaek,” 2019).
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