Koo Bohnchang  (Korean, 1953) 


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Koo Bohnchang, Soap 4


Koo Bohnchang
Soap 4

Koo Bohnchang, Soap 1


Koo Bohnchang
Soap 1

Koo Bohnchang, Snow 2011 1


Koo Bohnchang
Snow 2011 1

Koo Bohnchang, UB 13


Koo Bohnchang
UB 13

Kukje Gallery
Koo Bohnchang, JUN 20


Koo Bohnchang
JUN 20

Kukje Gallery
Koo Bohnchang, JUN 212223


Koo Bohnchang
JUN 212223

Kukje Gallery
Koo Bohnchang, JM-GD 10-2 PL


Koo Bohnchang
JM-GD 10-2 PL

Kukje Gallery
Koo Bohnchang, MGM 02


Koo Bohnchang
MGM 02

Kukje Gallery
Koo Bohnchang, Vessel (HA 07)


Koo Bohnchang
Vessel (HA 07)

Kukje Gallery
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Koo Bohnchang, In the Beginning 04


Koo Bohnchang
In the Beginning 04, 1994
gelatin silver print


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Koo Bohnchang, Lost Paradies(호랑나비)Ⅰ&(잠자리)Ⅱ (2 works)


Koo Bohnchang
Lost Paradies(호랑나비)Ⅰ&(잠자리)Ⅱ (2 works), 1994


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Koo Bohnchang, Vessel (KRO 01)


Koo Bohnchang
Vessel (KRO 01), 2004


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1971 - 1975   B.A. Business Administration, Yonsei University, Seoul
1980 - 1985   Diploma, Photography, Fach Hoch Schule, Hamburg, Germany
1992   Guest Professor for Pentiment, Hamburg Summer School, Germany
1997   International Fellowship, Stanley Picker Gallery, Kingston, U.K.
1986 - 1998   Lecture for Photography, Chung-Ang University, Korea
1999   Visiting Professor, Central Saint Martin's College of Art and Design
2000   Lee Myoungdong Prize, Seoul, South Korea
1999 - 2001   Professor of Photography at Kaywon College of Art and Design
2003   Gangwon Documentary Prize, Korea
2004   Guest Professor, Pentiment, Hamburg Summer School
2008   Art Director, Daegu Photo Biennale 2008
  Lives and works in Seoul, Korea
2011   Bohnchang Koo, Kukje gallery, Seoul (solo)
2010   Plain Beauty: Korean White Porcelain/Photographs by Bohnchang Koo, Philadelphia Museum of Art, USA (solo)
Masks, Stone Art Museum, Duson Art Museum, Jeju (solo)
A Positive View, Somerset House, London
Chaotic Harmony: Contemporary Korean Photography, Santa Barbara Museum of Art
Eternal Blinking: Contemporary Art of Korea, University of Hawaii
Biennale International de l’Image, Luang Prabang
2009   Art Road 77 - with art, with artist!, Lee & Park Gallery, Paju
The Face beyond Faces, Sungkok Museum, Seoul
Chaotic Harmony: Contemporary Korean Photography, MFAH, Houston
Met First, Yet Familiar, Korean Contemporary Photograph, 798 Space, Beijing
Pencil of Nature, Gallery Bow, Ulsan (solo)
Serotonin, Gallery Now, Seoul, South Korea
Valentine's Day! Art for You!’, 915 Industry Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
Artists and Moon Jars, Gallery Hyundai Gangnam, Seoul, South Korea
Masks’, Dong-gang International Photo Festival 2009, Dong-gang Museum of Photography, Yeongwol, South Korea
2009 Odyssey, Seoul Arts Center, Seoul, South Korea
Made in Korea, Hannover Messe 2009, Hannover, Germany
Translated Celadon: The Five Different Stories’, Haegang Ceramics Museum, Icheon, South Korea
Three Photographers, Canon Plex, Seoul, South Korea
Problem, Dr.Park Gallery, Yangpyeong-gun, South Korea
Purity, Galerie Raum mit Licht, Vienna, Austria (solo)
Galerie Camera Obscura, Paris, France (solo)
2008   In the Beginning’, Trunk Gallery, Seoul, South Korea (solo)
Coolness and Passion’, MBC Gallery M, Daegu, South Korea (solo)
Gaze, Gallery Grimson, Seoul, South Korea
Back to the Roots’, Gallery Soheon, Daegu, South Korea
Bohnchang Koo & Maggie Taylor’, Verve Gallery of Photography, Santa Fe, USA
Contemporary Korean Photographs 1948-2008’, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Gwacheon, South Korea
Inspired Simplicity: Contemporary Art from Korea, Seattle Art Museum, USA
Treasures Within, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea
Emotional Scenes, Blanca Berlín Gallery, Madrid, Spain
Today's Korean Art , Seoul Arts Center, Seoul, South Korea
2007   Chuseok - Korean Harvest Festival, Gallery Talk ‘The Korean Moon Jar’, The British Museum, London, UK
Painterly Photos, Leehwaik Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
Bohnchang Koo’, Goeun Museum of Art, Busan, South Korea (solo)
Galerie 206, Berlin, Germany (solo)
Soap, Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
Void in Korean Art, Leeum, Samsung Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea
2006   Hasted Hunt Gallery, New York, USA (solo)
Vessel, Kukje Gallery, Seoul, South Korea (solo)
Koo Bohnchang, Kahitsukan, Kyoto Museum of Contemporary Art, Kyoto , Japan (solo)
2005   Portraits of Time’, White Room Gallery, Los Angeles, USA (solo)
La beaute endormie, Langon, France (solo)
Camera Obscura, Paris, France (solo)
Stilled: Bohnchang Koo and Edward Dimsdale, Gallery 339 Philadelphia, PA
2004   Fountain, Fotofest, Houston, TX, USA
2003   Recent Work, Ricco/Maresca Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Masks, The Museum of Photography, Seoul, South Korea (solo)
White, ‘In the Beginning’, Picture Photo Space, Osaka, Japan (solo)
2002   Fragile Tremors, Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, CA (solo)
Masterworks of Contemporary Korean Photography, Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA (solo)
Two Korean Photographers, Photo-Eye Gallery, Santa Fe, NM, USA
Korean Contemporary Photography, The Museum of Modern Art, Saitama, Sendai mediatheque, Japan
Photographie Contemporaine Coreenne, La Galerie Photo, Montpellier, France
Floating, Art Center Silkeborg Bad, Denmark
Everyman: A Search for the Male Form, Camerawork, San Francisco, USA
In the Beginning, Shadai Gallery, Tokyo (solo)
2001   Prinz Gallery, Kyoto, Japan (solo)
Base Gallery, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
Rodin Gallery, Seoul, South Korea (solo)
Awakening, Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney
Photo Festival, Gana Art Center, Seoul, South Korea
2000   Moonlight Becomes You - A Thousand and One Nights of Peace on Earth
The Center for Photography, Woodstock, New York, USA
Fotofest 2000: Contemporary Korean Photographers, Houston, USA
White, Ricco/Maresca Gallery, New York, USA (solo)
Good-bye Paradise, Gallery Image, Aarhus, Denmark (solo)
1999   Flow, Gallery Won, Seoul, South Corea (solo)
Phenomena, The Friends of Photography, Ansel Adams Center, San Francisco
1998   Poetics of Time: Korean Contemporary Art, Ho-Am Art Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
The Museum of Contemporary Photography, Columbia College, Chicago, USA
1997   Stanley Picker Gallery, UK
1996   National Museum of Contemporary Art, Kwacheon, Korea
Art at Home, Seomi Gallery, Seoul
A.O.I. Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico
1995   Gwangju Museum of Modern Art, Gwangju, Korea
Sonje Museum of Contemporary Art, Gyeongju, Korea
Body or Gender, Gallery Nun, Seoul
In the Beginning, Gallery Ississ, Kyoto, Japan (solo)
1994   Pima Community College Art Gallery, Tucson, Arizona
1993   Good-bye Paradise, Seomi Gallery, Seoul, South Korea (solo)
Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, Australia
1992   Ah! Korea, Jahamun Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea
1991   Total Museum, Seoul, South Korea
1990   Rochester Institute of Technologe, Rochester, USA
The sea of Thought, Seomi Gallery, Seoul, South Korea (solo)
1988   Clandestine Pursuit in the Long Afternoon, Gallery Pusan, Pusan, South Korea (solo)
The New Wave of Photography, Walkerhill Art Center, Seoul
1987   Lying Down as if Being Dead with Narrow Eyes, Hanmadang Gallery, Seoul
A One Minute Monologue, Gallery Wide, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
1985   Twelve Deep Sighs, Hanmadang Gallery, Seoul, South Korea (solo)
1984   Fotogenes, Hamburg, Germany (solo)
1983   Pine Hill Gallery, Seoul, South Korea (solo)
2009    Purity, Galerie Raum mit Licht, Austria
2008    A Perspective on 1980s, Wow Image, Korea
2007    Everyday Treasures, Rutles, Japan
2007    Vessel’ Rutles, Japan
2006    Koo Bohnchang, The Kahitsukan, Japan
2006    Deep Breath in Silence, Hangil Art, Korea
2006    Revealed Personas, Hangil Art, Korea
2006    Vessels for the Heart, Hangil Art, Korea
2004    Portraits of Time, Homi, Korea
2004    Koo Bohnchang: Mask, The Museum of Photography Seoul, Korea
2004    Koo Bohnchang’, Youlhwadang, Korea
2003    Bohnchang Koo, Hysteric Nine’, Hysteric Glamour, Japan
1998    In the Beginning, WorkShop 9, Korea
1994    Art Vivant, Contemporary Korean Artists, Sigongsa, Korea
1992    The Sea of Thought, Hanglim, Korea