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Eemyun Kang
Born 1981, Busan, Korea. Lives and works in London and Milan
Education
2012    Doctor of Fine Art (DFA), The School of Arts and Digital Industries, UEL, London
2009    Postgraduate Diploma (MA) in Fine Art, The Royal Academy of Arts, London
2006    BA Honors in Fine Art The Slade School of Fine Art, UCL, London
2002    Fine Art Painting and Sculpture, Ewha Woman’s University Seoul, Korea
Solo Exhibitions
2015     (upcoming) Eemyun Kang, Trish Clark Gallery, Auckland
2014     Eemyun Kang, Project Room, Timothy Taylor Gallery, London
2013     Fungalland and the Stranded Mother Whale, Tina Kim Gallery, New York
2012     Fungalland and the Stranded Mother Whale, Trondheim Kunstmuseum, Norway
2010     Dozing River, Tina Kim Gallery, New York
Group Exhibitions
2014     Re:Vision, Trish Clark Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
2012     Eemyun Kang / Kyung Jeon, Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Korea
             Art On Your Wall, artclub 1563, Seoul, Korea
             The Sounds of the Muse, Art Seonje Centre, Seoul, Korea
             Map the Korea 4482, Barge House, South Bank, London, UK
             As Small as a World and Large as Alone, Gallery Hyundai, Seoul, Korea
             Muse London, Korean Cultural Centre, London, UK

2011     Done Paint Done,The Drawers, London, UK
             Karmic Abstraction, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, USA
             Advent of Abstraction, Art Space Loo, Seoul, Korea

2010     The Mountain Where Whales Once Lived, Union, London, UK
             Bibliothèque: A Library of Folding and Unfolding, Curated by Yoon Youngkyu @ KT&G, Seoul, Korea
             Present from past, Korean Cultural Centre, London, UK
             Appropriate Modernism, Centrifugal Projects, Brussels, Belgium
             The Imaginary Archive-The gaze of 120展, Gallery Sangsangmadang, Seoul, Korea
             GIVEITANAME, Vegas Gallery, London, UK

2009     Cold Cell, Union at the Old Police Station, London, UK
             U•S•B, Hangaram Art Museum, Seoul Art Centre, Korea
             Code of Being, Gallery WITHSPACE, Beijing, China
             Crossfields: Young Korean Artists in London, Korean Cultural Centre UK, London, UK
             Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy of Art, London, UK
             Traveling Light, Venice Biennale 2009, London, UK; Venice, Italy
             Eemyun Kang & Ben Pritchard, Cafe Gallery at Royal Academy of Art, London, UK
             Mindscape of the 21st Century, Andrew James Art, Shanghai, China
             The M.A.& Other Postgraduate Art Show, Atkinson Gallery, Somerset, UK

2008     4482, Korean Contemporary, OXO, Barge House, London, UK
             The 38th Parallel, G-spot Showroom, London, UK
             ConsumeCreate, Henley Exhibition Centre, Henly-on-Thames, UK
             Lock on, Splitter, Reinickendorfer Str.97, Berlin, Germany
             Premiums 2008, The Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK
             Good Morning, Mr. Nam Jun PAIK, Korean Cultural Centre, London, UK

2007     What Can a Desert Island Do, Seventeen Gallery, London UK
             Influx, Nolia’s Gallery, London , UK

2006     Landscapades: The war on terra?, Undermilkwood Gallery, London, UK
             Gussing Exhibition, Gussing, Finsbury Square, London, UK
             Painting Music, Sweet ECA, Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh, UK

2004     Art@work, Aylesbury House, London, UK
             Anywhere out of the world, Platform Saab Showroom, London, UK
             Artskool Paris London Project, Galerie Gauche (Ecole National Superieure des Beaux-Art), Paris, France

2003     Collaborate Drawings, Pearson Gallery (UCL), London, UK
             Hibernation, UCL Main Quadrangle, London, UK
Awards & Scholarships
2009       Royal Academy of Arts Gold Medal
               Royal Academy of Arts Dunoyer de Segonzac Award
2008       Sir Frank and Lady Short Award, Royal Academy of Arts
2006-9    Celia Walker Foundation award, Royal Academy Schools
2005       Project Award, Slade School
2004       Icarus Bursary, Slade School
2003-6    Thomas Scholarship, Slade School
2003       Project Award, Slade School The Old Student Association Trust Scholarship
2002       Friends’ Programme Hardship Scholarships, UCL Duveen Bursary, Slade School
Bibliography
2013     Korean Art, The Power of Now, Page 128-129, Thames & Hudson, London
             Kiki Turner, Art News, December 2013,

2010     Frieze Year Book 2010-2011
             Ruth Salomon, a-n magazine UK
             Paul Carey Kent, magazine Saatchi online

2009     Insight magazine Issue 6, page 14-15, Art Scene
             The West Muse Magazine Issue 43, March 2009, Page 12, Visual Art, Atkinson Gallery
             High Fashion Magazine 4, April 2009, No. 326, Page 85-86, Paul Smith+Royal Academy
             of Arts from London
             ELLE Korea, January 2009, No. 195, Page 100-101, 12 Young Artists and Painters

2008     Rose, Rebecca. New Talent: Eemyun Kang. The Silver Library
             Eemyun Kang, Eastern Art Report Online

Selected Collections
Trondheim Kunst Museum, Norway
Mizuho International plc London, UK
Ssamzie Space, Seoul
Ronnie Wood, UK
The Korean Embassy in London, UK