Shin il Kim
2001
M.F.A. School of Visual Arts, New York, USA

1999
B.F.A. Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2016
Observing that Gap, Riccardo Crespi Gallery, Milan, Italy

2015
In Between, Seeing, Gallery Simon, Seoul, Korea
Active Anesthesia, SCAD Museum - Experimental Gallery, Savannah, USA

2014
Ready-Known, Space Cottonseed, Singapore

2012
Object, Seeing, Gallery Simon, Seoul, Korea
Volta NY, representing Gallery Simon, New York, USA
Preternatural, curated by Celina Jeffery, Patrick Mikhail Gallery, Ottawa, Canada

2011
Kim Chong Yung Museum, Seoul, Korea

2010
Into, Riccardo Crespi Gallery, Milan, Italy

2008
Decoded Love, Smack Mellon, New York, USA
Video Art Showcase: A Window to the World, curator Yukie Kamiya, Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Hiroshima, Japan

2007
Imagem Nao-Imagem, curator Daniella Geo, Galeria do Lago / Museu da Republica, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Invisible Masterpiece, curator Erin Dziedzic, SCAD Museum-Pei Ling Chan Gallery, Savannah, USA
Active Anesthesia, Riccardo Crespi Gallery, Milan, Italy

2006
Kunstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany
ARKO Art Center-Arts Council Korea, Seoul, Korea

2005
Inbetween, Saltworks Gallery, Atlanta, USA
Ilju ArtHouse, Seoul, Korea

2004
Insa Art Space-the Korean Culture and Arts Foundation, Seoul, Korea

2002
Video Works, Saltworks Gallery, Atlanta, USA


Selected Group Exhibitions

2017
Your Hand, My Heart, Gallery Simon, Seoul, Korea
Aqua : Contemporary Artists and Water Issues, Art for The World, Geneva, Switzerland

2016
20th Anniversary Show, Smack Mellon, New York, USA

2014
Korea Artist Prize 2014, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Gwacheon, Korea
Simon’s Friends: 20th Anniversary Exhibition, Gallery Simon, Seoul, Korea

2013
Korean Art from the Museum Collection: Grand Narrative Part II, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Gwacheon, Korea
Dove non si tocca, curated by Gabi Scardi, Tornielli Museum, Ameno, Italy
Power, Where Does the Beauty Lie, SOMA, Seoul, Korea
White and White, Carlo Bilotti Museum, Rome, Italy

2012
Nam June Paik 80th Anniversary:Nostalgia is an Extended Feedback, Nam June Paik Art Center, Yongin, Korea
Keeping It Real, curated by J.P. Park, Colorado University Art Museum, Colorado, USA

2011
Bad Romanticism, Arko Art Center, Seoul, Korea
Summer Affair, fordPROJECT, New York, USA
Mediascape on Nam June Paik’s Wake, Nam June Paik Art Center, Yongin, Korea
MOA Invites, Museum of Art Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

2010
Oh! Masterpiece, 2009 New Acquisitions Collections, Gyeonggi Museum of Modern Art, Anshan, Korea
Lip_Sync, Shinsegae Gallery, Seoul, Korea

2009
Media Media-Faces&Facts: Korean Contemporary Art in New York, Queens Museum of Art, New York, USA
Triple Light, El Museo Nacional de Artes Visuales, Montevideo, Uruguay
Layered Expressions: Korean Contemporary Photography And Active Anesthesia - The Black Echo, Gana Art Gallery, project room, New York, USA
5³: Multiplicity of Contemporary Art from South Korea, Mary Ryan Gallery, New York, USA
Surveillance, curated by Rachel Vancelette, Affirmation Arts, New York, USA
Cross Animate, Coreana Museum of Art, Space C, Seoul, Korea

2008
Drawing, Daejeon Museum of Art, Daejeon, Korea
The 3rd Seville International Biennale, Seville, Spain
The 5th Seoul International Media Art Biennale, Seoul, Korea
Hermes Foundation Misulsang prize show, Atelier Hermes, Seoul, Korea
Movement, curator Linda Muehlig, The Smith College Museum of Art, Massachusetts, USA
Today`s Korean Art ‘The World of Expression’, curated by Min Seok Seo, Seoul Art Center, Seoul, Korea
Vis, Vis, Vis, curator Machiko Harada, Akiyoshidai International Art Village, Yamaguchi, Japan
Sustainable Art Project, Geidai, Tokyo, Japan

2007
Contemporary Art in the World-New York, Seoul Arts Center, Seoul, Korea
Exposure, curator Patrick Grenier, The Rotunda Gallery, New York, USA
The Prague Contemporary Art Festival “tina b.2007”, Old Waterworks, City Fables, Prague, Czech Republic
MoA Picks, curator Shinyoung Chung, Museum of Art Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
Lost in the Woods, curator Lisa Fischman, The University of Arizona Museum of Art, Arizona, USA
Today Art Museum, curator Dan Cameron, Beijing, China
This Many, curator Brain Holcombe, Saltworks Gallery, Atlanta, USA

2006
Seeing the Invisible, curator Valeria Schulte-Fischedick and Shin il Kim, Riccardo Crespi Gallery, Milan, Italy
Young Korean Artists, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Gwacheon, Korea
Singapore Biennale 2006, Singapore
Steiler Konter - Die Ausstellung, curator Peter Lang, Magazine4 Vorarlberger Kunstverein, Bregenz, Austria
Shin il Kim and Dirk Krecker, curator Felix Ruher, Basis, Frankfurt, Germany
Berlintendenzen, curator Dennys Matos and Lorena Perez, Palau de la Virreina-La Capella, Barcelona, Spain
TranSpace-There Is No Sculpture, Kim Chong Young Sculpture Museum, Seoul, Korea
Analog Animation, The Drawing Center, New York, USA
Cultural Identity in Korean Computer-Mediated Art, curator Graeme Sullivan and Borim Song, Macy Gallery-Columbia University, New York, USA

2005
The Gift: Building a Collection for the Queens Museum, Queens Museum of Art, New York, USA
7th The Altoids Curiously Strong Collection, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, USA
Power Station, Marronnier Art Center-The Korean Culture and Arts Foundation, Seoul, Korea
Portland Biennial 2005, Portland Museum of Art, Portland, USA
Breaking the 4th Wall: Hors Cadrage, curator Alexandra Chang, ISE Cultural Foundation Gallery, New York, USA

2004
Queens International 2004, Queens Museum of Art, Queens, New York, USA
The Topography of Absence, curator Katarina Wong, Asian American Art Centre, New York, USA
Me, Myself & I, curator Renee Riccardo and Paul Laster, Schmidt Gallery at Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, USA
9x, Smack Mellon Gallery, New York, USA
Gwangju Biennale 2004, Gwangju, Korea
AIM 24, Bronx Museum of the Arts, New York, USA

2003
Panasonic Zone, curator Rocio Aranda-Alvarado, Jersey City Museum, Jersey City, USA
Portland Biennial, Portland Museum of Art, Portland, USA
Art in General’s 5th Annual Video Marathon, Art in General, New York, USA

2002
Parallel Connections, Korean Cultural Center, LA, USA

2001
Ninth New York Digital Salon, Visual Art Museum, New York, USA



Selected Awards and Honors

2012
New York State Council on the Arts Individual artist grant, New York, USA
Kim Se Joong Young Sculpture Award, Seoul, Korea
Seoul Art Space-Geum Cheon Resident Artist, Seoul Foundation of Art and Culture, Korea

2011
Gyeonggi Creation Center Resident Artist, Gyeonggi do, Korea

2009
President Award from Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York, USA

2008
Akiyoshidai International Art Village, Yamaguchi, Japan
New York State Council on the Arts, Individual artists grant, New York, USA

2007
AHL Foundation Visual Arts winner-forth place, New York, USA
CUE Foundation artist in residency program, New York, USA

2006
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council’s Swing Space award, New York, USA

2005-6
Kunstlerhaus Bethanien International Studio Program, Sponsored by Korean Culture and Arts Foundation, Berlin, Germany

2004
The Pollock Krasner Foundation Grant, New York, USA
Jerome Foundation New York City Media Arts Program Grant, USA
Seventh Annual ALTOIDS Curiously Strong Collection, USA
Artist Studio Residency and Emerging Artist Fellowship at Smack Mellon, New York, USA

2003
New York State Council on the Arts, State Media Artist Distribution Grant, New York, USA
Artist in the Marketplace (AIM 24), Bronx Museum of the Arts, New York, USA
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council’s residency at The Woolworth Building, New York, USA

2001
Skowhegan Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation Fellowship, New York, USA


Public Collection

Leeum, Samsung Museum of Art, Korea
National Museum of Contemporary Art, Korea
Seoul Museum of Art, Korea
Kim Chong Yung Museum, Korea
Arts Council, Korea
Seoul Olympic Museum of Art
Gyeonggi Museum of Modern Art, Korea
Museum of Art, Seoul National University
Seoul Square-Morgan Stanley, Seoul Korea
Arte Y Naturaleza, Spain
Queens Museum of Art, New York, USA
New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, USA
Halla Group, Korea
The Congressman’s Hall of The National Assembly of Korea
Jang Chung Gymnasium, Korea