Chun Kwang Young  (Korean, 1944) 

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Chun Kwang Young Biography
1944   Born: Hongchun, Korea
1967   Korean Contemporary Artist’s Invited Exhibition Special Prize, held by Chosun Press Group, National Museum of Modern Art, Seoul, Korea
1968   Bachelor of Fine Arts, Hong-Ik University, Korea
1969   Special Prize in the 18th Korean National Art’s Exhibition sponsored by the Korean Culture and Arts Foundation, Seoul, Korea
1971   Masters in Fine Arts, Philadelphia College of Art, Philadelphia, PA
1973   Special Prize in the Earth Art II sponsor Civic Center Museum, Philadelphia, PA
1974   Silver Prize in the 27th Cheltenham Art Center Exhibition sponsored by Cheltenham Art Center
1966 - 1997   Special Prize in the 5th, 6th Shin Sang Group Exhibition, held by Shin Sang Group, National Museum of Modern Art, Seoul, Korea
2009   Presidential Prize in the 41st Korean Culture and Art Prize, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Seoul, Korea
2009   Chun Kwang Young; Artist of the Year 2001, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea
Selected Exhibitions
2013   Today Art Museum, Beijing, China (solo)
Gallery Hyundai, Seoul, Korea (solo)
2012   Towson University Museum, MD (solo)
Lynchburg College Daura Museum, Lynchburg, VA (solo)
Today Art Museum, Beijing, China (solo)
Museum KUNSTWERK I Sammlung Alison und Peter W. Klein, Eberdingen-Nussdorf, Germany
Chun Kwang Young, Hasted Kraeutler Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2011   Knoxville Museum of Art, Knoxville, TN (solo)
Gallery Hyundai, Seoul, Korea (solo)
Conny Dietzschold Gallery, Sydney, Australia (solo)
Impression Gallery, Taipei, China
2010   I’m the Cosmos, New Jersey State Museum, NJ
2009   Mori Arts Center, Tokyo, Japan
Singapore Tyler Print Institute, Singapore (solo)
The Columns Gallery, Seoul, Korea (solo)
Conny Dietzchold gallery, Sydney, Australia
2008   The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, CT (solo)
Robert Miller Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Midnight Full of Stars’, Visual Art Center, NJ
2007   Addicted to Paper’, Gallery Lelong, Zurich, Switzerland
2006   Kim Foster Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Michelle Rosenfeld Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Singapore Tyler Print Institute, Singapore (solo)
Annely Juda Fine Art, London, UK
2005   Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Korea (solo)
2004   Kim Foster Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Michelle Rosenfeld Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Commemorative Exhibition of South Branch opening, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
2003   Conny Dietzschold Gallery, Sydney, Australia (solo)
Art Unlimited, Art 34 Basel, Basel, Switzerland
2002   Columbus Museum, Columbus, GA (solo)
Kim Foster Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2001   The National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea (solo)
2000   Comemenoz Gallery, Key Biscayne, FL (solo)
San Francisco Art Exhibition, Park Ryu-Sook Gallery, San Francesco, CA
Gwenda Jay/ Addington Gallery, Chicago, IL
1999   Park Ryu-Sook Gallery, Seoul, Korea (solo)
1998   Crossing Boundaries, Gallery V, Columbus, OH
1997   Gallery Bhak, Seoul, Korea (solo)
1996   Anthology of Contemporary Painting Artists, Da Do Gallery, Seoul, Korea
1995   L.A. International Biennale Invitation, Gallery Bhak-Remba Gallery, L.A.
Exhibition of Paper-Korea and Japan Contemporary Artists, Chong Ro Gallery, Seoul, Korea
1992   Gallery Hyundai, Seoul, Korea (solo)
1986   Sirota Gallery, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
1985   ISPPA, Walker Hill Museum, Seoul, Korea
1982   Korea Today’s Artists Exhibition, Kwang Hoon Gallery, Seoul, Korea
1980   American Cultural Center Gallery, Seoul, Korea (solo)
1979   Lotus Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1977   The Invited Show 2 Contemporary Artists, Fifth St. Gallery, Wilmington, DE
1975   Woodmare Gallery, Philadelphia,PA
1973   Earth Art Modern II Art Exhibition, Philadelphia Civic Center Museum, Philadelphia, PA
1972   Holly Solomon Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1968   Seoul Cultural Center Gallery, Seoul, Korea (solo)
1966 - 1967   The Shin Sang Group Show, National Museum of Modern Art, Seoul, Korea
Selected Public Collections
  National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea
  The Leeum, Samsung Museum, Seoul, Korea
  William Penn Memorial Museum, Philadelphia, PA
  Hoam Museum Of Art, Yongin
  Contemporary Museum, Honolulu, HI
  ARARIO gallery, Cheonan
  Malta National Museum, Saint Julian, Malta
  Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
  Busan Metropolitan Art Museum, Busan