CV

Solo Exhibition

2019       Glare, Barakat Contemporary, Seoul, Korea

2019       Perturbance, Kapelica Gallery, Ljubljana, Slovenia

2018       Dawns, Mine, Crystal, Korean Cultural Centre, London, UK

2017       Plenum, Koreanisches Kulturzentrum, Berlin, Germany

2017        Gyre, Gallery Baton, Seoul, Korea

2016        Evanescent, SongEun ArtSpace, Seoul, Korea

2014       Whiteout, Alternative Space Loop, Seoul, Korea

2013        Eluvial Horizon, Jiri Svestka Berlin, Berlin, Germany

2013        Locus Solus, Studio Locus Solus, Seoul, Korea

2012        States of Being, Edith-Ruß Haus, Oldenburg, Germany *with Kerstin Ergenzingers

2012        Genial & Geheim: Etappen 8-10, HNF Museum, Paderborn, Germany

2012        Carved Air, Ernst Schering Stiftung, Berlin, Germany

2011        Celestial Dust, 21Rosendaal Aktuelle Kunst, Enschede, Netherlands

2011        Amorph, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany

2009       Epiphora, Gallery Kunstdoc, Seoul, Korea


Group show and Festival *selected

2020     Quantica, Le Lieu Unique, Nantes, France *upcoming

2020     Broken Symmetries, KUMU(Art Museum of Estonia), Tallinn, Estonia

2020     Art and Energy, Jeonbuk Museum of Art, Jeonbuk

2020     Reality Errors, Nam June Paik Art Center, Gyeonggi-do

2020     Changwon Sculpture Biennale 2020, Seongsan art hall, Changwon

2020     Yokohama Triennale 2020, Yokohama Art Museum, Yokohama, Japan

2020     Metamorphosis, Hyundai x ELEKTRA, Hyundai Motor Studio, Seoul

2020     Broken Symmetries, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taipei, Taiwan

2020     Broken Symmetries, iMAL, Brussels, Belgium

 

2019       Paradise Art Lab, Paradise City, Seoul, Korea

2019       Asia Digital Art Exhibition 2019, Beijing, China

2019       Quantica, CCCB(Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona), Barcelona, Spain

 

2018        Algorithmic Art: Shuffling space and time, City Hall Exhibition Gallery, Hong Kong

2018       Broken Symmetries, FACT (Foundation for Art and Creative Technology), Liverpool, UK

2018       Thinking Machines, EPFL ArtLab, Lausanne, Switzerland

2018       Ars Electronica 2018: Error, Linz, Austria

2018       DIA-LOGOS: Ramon Llull und die Kunst des Kombinierens, ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany

2018       I am here to learn: On Machinic Interpretations of the World, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt, Germany

2018       Our place in space, Museum of Natural History Vienna, Vienna, Austria

2018       We are star stuff, Doosan Art Center, Seoul, Korea

 

2017        Touch Me Festival 2017, Pogon Jedinstvo, Zagreb, Croatia

2017        ACT Festival 2017, Asia Culture Center, Gwangju, Korea

2017        Mementos: Artist’ Souvenirs, Artefacts, and Other Curiosities, flagship artistic project of Art Brussels  2017, Tour & Taxi, Brussels, Belgium

 

2016        Beijing Media Art Biennale 2016, China Millennium Monument Museum, Beijing, China

2016        Project Daejeon 2016: Cosmos, Daejeon Museum of Art, Daejeon, Korea

2016        Kollision-Im Labyrinth der unheimlichen Zufälle, Kunstraum Kreuzberg/Bethanien, Berlin, Germany

2016        Sound, Public art project: Turnstile, U-Bahnhof Schadowstrasse, Dortmund, Germany

 

2015       ACT Festival-Plastic Myth, Asia Culture Center, Gwangju, Korea

2015      SOMA Drawing: Mindful Mindness, SOMA Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea

2015      Kontiuum, Im Ersten, Vienna, Austria

2015      The Mechanical Corps., Hartware Medien Kunst Verein(HMKV), Dortmund, Germany

 

2014      Super Nature, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea

2014      International Triennial of New Media Art: ThingWorld, National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China

2014      The Mechanical Corps., Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany

2014      Vida 15.0, Espacio Fundación Telefónica Madrid, Madrid, Spain

 

2013       Out of the Box, Austrian Museum of Applied Arts, Vienna, Austria * Participated as team Liquid Things

2013       Beautiful Minds, Klein Humbolt Galerie, Berlin, Germany

2013       Anybody Who is Disturbed by Flow of Information, SAVVY contemporary, Berlin, Germany

 

2010       6th Electrohype, Ystad Art Museum, Ystad, Sweden

2010       Balmoral Blend, Arp Museum Bahnhof Rolandseck, Remagen, Germany

2010       ISEA2010, Museum für Kunst und Kulturgeschichte Dortmund, Dortmund, Germany

2010       Artefakt Festival, STUK, Leuven, Belgium

 

2009       Select Media Festival, Co-Prosperity Sphere, Chicago, USA

2009       Organ Mix, Total Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea

2009       Proliferations, Art Space 300m3, Göteborg, Sweden

 

2008        5th Seoul International Media Art Biennale: Mediacity Seoul, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea

2008       Digital Playground 2008-Hack the City!, Total Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea

2008       Select Media Festival, Chicago, USA

2008       Elastic Mind, MOMA Online-Exhibition, USA

2008       Kunst unter Strom, LAB30-7, Augsburger Kunstlabor, Ausburg, Germany

2008       Universal Electronic Art, Seongnam Arts Center, Gyeounggi-do, Korea

2008       LAB30, Augsburger Kunstlabor, Augsburger, Germany

 

2007        CONNECTIVITY, Sibiu, Romania

2007        Klangtransfer, Kulturbunker Mülheim Köln, Cologne, Germany

2007        SOUND//BYTES, Edith-Ruß-Haus, Oldenburg, Germany

 

2006        Electrohype 2006, Lund Kunsthalle, Lund, Sweden

2006        LAB30, Augsburger Kunstlabor, Augsburger, Germany

2006        Ars Electronica 2006, OK Centrum Für Gegenwartkunst, Linz, Austria

2006        La Noche En Blanco, Madrid, Spain

2006        WAVES, the Latvian National Museum of Art, Riga, Latvia

 

2005        L’art de produire lart, Le Fresnoy, Tourcoing, France

2005       Espacio Digital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Las Palmas, Spain

2005        Expanded Arts NO.2, Gütersloh, Germany

2005       Banquete_comunicación en evolución, Medialab Madrid, Madrid, Spain

 

2004        Electrohype 2004, Malmö Kunsthalle, Malmö, Sweden

2004       CPH:DOX, Kopenhagen, Denmark

2004       Berliner Kunstsalon, Berlin, Germany

2004       Split New Media Art Festival, Split, Croatia

2004       1st Beijing International New Media Arts Exhibition, Beijing, China

2004       Galerie Projektraum, KHM, Cologne, Germany

2004       EMAF, Osnabrück, Germany

2004        Transmediale 2004: Fly Utopia, Berlin, Germany

 

2002        Ars Electronica 2002: unplugged, Linz, Austria

 

2001        Moltkerei Werkstatt, Cologne, Germany

2001        9th New York Digital Salon, New York, USA

2001        IST, Düsseldorf, Germany

 

2000       Scheint, Giessen, GER


Concerts *selected

2016       Korea Institute for Advanced Study, Seoul, Korea

2016       SongEun ArtSpace, Seoul, Korea

2014       National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea

2014       Korea Institute for Advanced Study, Seoul, Korea

2013       La réalité réelle inventée, Jiri Svestka Gallery, Berlin, Germany  * A concert of electroacoustic works by Yunchul Kim and Jörg Lindenmaier

2012      Kunsthalle am Karlsplatz, Vienna, Austria

2012       Descend, Koreanisches Kulturzentrum, Berlin, Germany

2010      Mediaruimte, Brussel, Bergium

2009      Lange Nacht Musik Cologne, Germany

2009      Futurismus, Cologne, Germany

2009      Mex, Dortmund, Germany

2009      Ellectroconference 4.0, Augusburg, Germany

2006      Nocturn, KHM, Cologne, Germany

2004      Hoam art Hall (zusammen mit Joerg Lindenmaier), Seoul, Korea

2003      Hoam art Hall, Seoul, Korea

2003      LAB30, Augsburg, Germany

2003      WDR Studio Akustische Kunst (Radio Ubertragung), Cologne, Germany

2002      Per->SON_, Colonge, Germany

2002      Ars Electronica, Linz, Austria

2002      Total Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea

2001      One Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1999      Studio Conzert, Karlsrhe, Germany


Awards

2016       Collide International Award 2016, The European Organization for Nuclear Research(CERN), Geneva, Swizerland

2013       Third Prize, VIDA 15.0, Vida Telefonica Fondation, Madrid, Spain

2008      New Trend Artist, Seoul Art Foundation, Seoul, Korea

2006      Honorary mentioned at Interactive Art, Ars Electronica, Linz, Austria

2005      Award for Media Artist, NRW(State of North Rhine-Westphalia), Germany

2004      Honorary mention, Transmediale, Berlin, German


Teaching experience *selected

2006-2011 Guest lecturer, Merz Akademie, Hochschule fur Gestaltung Stuttgart, Germany


Research Project *selected

2015-2017              Chief Researcher, Independent research group-Mattereality, Transdisciplinary Research  Program, Korea Institute for Advanced Study, Seoul, Korea

2012-2015              Material & Technical director, Artistic research project: Liquid Things, Vienna University of  Applied Arts, Vienna, Austria

2011-2014              Art and Science Project: Fluid Skies, Berlin and Seoul


Invited lecture *selected

2019       Science Walden Lecture Concert, Art Space Boan, Seoul, Korea

2019        Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea

2019        Kaywon University of Art and Design, Gyeongi-do, Korea

2019        Innovate Korea 2019, Silla Hotel, Seoul, Korea

2019        ISEA 2019, Asia Culture Center, Gwangju, Korea

2019        Daejeon AI forum, Daejeon Artist House, Daejeon, Korea

2018       Jour Fixe, Academy of Fine Arts Munich, Munich, Germany

2018        Wonju University, Wonju, Korea

2018        Art and Technology department, Sogang University, Seoul, Korea

2017        Hope University, Liverpool, UK

2017        FACT, Liverpool, UK

2017        Liverpool University, Liverpool, UK

2017        Korea Creative Content Agency, Seoul, Korea

2017        Doosan Art Center, Seoul, Korea

2016        Art center Nabi, Seoul, Korea

2016        Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea

2016        AIT institute, Seoul, Korea

2016        Seoul Art and Culture Foundation, Seoul, Korea

2016        Curatorial Program for International Cultural Exchange, Korea Arts Management Service

2015      Hansung University, Seoul, Korea

2015        Transdisciplinary Research Program, Korea Institute for Advanced Study, Seoul, Korea

2014       Curatorial Program for International Cultural Exchange, Korea Arts Management Service, Korea

2009       Yeoung-Nam University, Daegu, Korea

2009        Electronic and Volatiel Time, FMX/09, Stuttgart, Germany, 2009


conference *selected

2018        2018 Fall Conference, The Korean Society of Aesthetics and Science of Art, Korea

2018        Organizer and speaker, International Art and Science Conference and Workshop MatteReal, Asia Art Center, Gwangju and Korea Institute for Advanced Study, Seoul, Korea

2017        Colloquium, Institute for Basic Science, Daejeon, Korea

2016        Korea-UK Art & Culture Conference, Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea

2016        Forum, Beijing Media Art Biennale 2016, CAFA Art Museum, Beijing, China

2016        Project Daejeon 2016 : COSMOS – Conference, Daejeon Art Museum, Daejeon, Korea

2015        Artience Forum, UTS Science Hall, University of Science and Technology, Daejeon, Korea

2015        Symposium, The Korea Society of Art Theories: Art+Science+Technology, Seoul City Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea

2014        Transdisciplinary Symposium: Matter and Energy, Korea Institute for Advanced Study, Seoul, Korea

2013      Organizer, International Symposium: Fluid Cosmologies II, Korea Institute for Advanced Study, Seoul, Korea

2012       Organized by Fluid Skies, International Symposium: Fluid Cosmologies I, Einstein Hall, Berlin Brandenburg Academy of Sciences, Berlin, Germany


Workshop and Seminar *selected

2017        Workshop, FACT, Liverpool, UK

2017        Organizer, Series Seminar: Non-human Turn, Korea Institute for Advanced Study, Seoul, Korea

2016       Organizer, Mattereality workshop: Events, Korea Institute for Advanced Study, Seoul, Korea

2016        Organizer, Mattereality workshop: Dispositions, Korea Institute for Advanced Study, Seoul,    Korea

2015        Organizer, Mattereality workshop: Plasticity, Korea Institute for Advanced Study, Seoul, Korea

2015        The 4th Invited Lecture of Transdisciplinary Annual Theme Research Group: Spacetime in Media  Art, Commentator, Korea Institute for Advanced Study, Seoul, Korea

2015        Fellows Meeting: Analog & Digital–Simulations in Art & Science, Ernst Schering Foundation, Berlin, Germany

2014      Workshop, National Children’s Museum, Gwacheon, Korea

2013       Workshop: Embodying and Liquefying-Imaginary Solution and Problem, University of Applied Arts, Vienna, Austria

2013        Workshop: Liquid Things, Zurich University of the Arts, Zürich, Swizerland

2013        Seminar: Fluid Skies, the University of Los Andes, Bogota, Colombia

2013        Public Talk: Fluid Skies, the Planetarium of Bogota, Bogota, Colombia

2013        Embodying and Liquefying: Imaginary Solution and Problem, KIAS Annual Theme ‘Images, Artistic and Scientific’ 3rd Research Seminar, Korea Institute for Advanced Study, Seoul, Korea

2012       Project presentation of Liquid Things, in Kunsthalle am Karlsplatz, Vienna, Austria

2009       Workshop, FMX, International Animation Festival, Stuttgart, Germany

2009        Workshop, Futurismus-Kunstwerk, Cologne, Germany

2009        Workshop, Open your sense: Pataphysics Afternoon, Total Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea

2009        Workshop, 300m3 Art Space, Sweden

2009        Workshop, Club Transmediale, Berlin, Germany

2009        Seminar, Valand School of Fine Arts, Goeteborg, Sweden

2008       Workshop, Gallery 4020, Salzburg, Austria

2007       Workshop, Pixel, Gergen, Norway

2007        Seminar, Valand School of Fine Arts, Goeteborg, Sweden

2006       Seminar, Bauhaus-University, Weimar, Germany

2001       Interface, Presentation, Sommer Akademie, Essen, Germany


Publication *selected

Catalogues

Gerfried Stocker, Christine Schöpf, Hannes Leopoldseder (Eds.) Ars Electronica: Error. Germany: Hatje Cantz Verlag GmbH., 2018.

New Acquisitions 2017. Seoul: National Museum of Modern and Contemporary. 2017

Plastic Myths. Asia Culture Center, Seoul: Asia Culture Institute. 2016.

Evanescent. SongEun ArtSpace, Seoul: SongEun Art and Cultural Foundation. 2016.

Super Nature. National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea, 2014.

Graham Harman, Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev, Mark B.N. Hanson, Sean Cubitt, Timothy Morton, WANG Hui, ZHANG Ga (Eds.) 3rd International Triennial of New Media Art: ThingWorld. Beijing: National Art Museum of China; Liverpool: Liverpool University Press. 2014.

Peter Lang, Christoph Tannert, Doreet LeVitte Harten, Thibaut de Ruyter (Eds.) Das Mechanische Corps-Auf den spuren von Jules Verne. Berlin: Kunstlerhuas Bethanien. 2014.

Out of the Box. Vienna: Vienna University of Applied Arts. 2014.

BE#18, Berlin: Kuenstlerhaus Bethanien. 2011.

Sabine Himmelsbach (Ed.) produced@. Edith-Russ-Haus für Medienkunst. Berlin: Revolver Publishing. 2011.

Stefan Riekeles, Andreas Broekmann (Eds.) ISEA2010: 16th International Symposium on Electronic Art. Berlin: Kehrer Verlag Heidelberg. 2010

Lars Gustav Midbøe, Anna Kindvall (Eds.) Electrohype 2010. Sweden: Wedgepress & Cheese. 2010

Peter Kiefer. Klangraume der Kunst. Berlin: Kehrer Verlag. 2010

FMX/09 14th International Conference on Animation and Digital Media. Berlin. 2009

Mediacityseoul : 5th International Media Biennale. Seoul. 2008.

Anna Kindvall, Lars Gustav Midbøe (Eds.) Electrohype 2006. Lund: Electrohype.  2006.

2006 Ars Electronica: Simplicity. Berlin: Hatje Cantz. 2006.

CyberArts 2006: International Compendium Prix Ars Electronica. Berlin: Hatje Cantz. 2006.

Georg Trogemann & Jochen Viehoff (Eds.) Code@Art. Berlin: Springer. 2005.

Electrohype 2004. Lund: Lunds Kunsthal. 2004.

 

Edited Volumes

Art Science is. Japan: Arina Tsukada. 2018: 156-157.

Roman Kirschner (Ed) Raw Flows: Fluid Mattering in Arts and Research. Germany: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG. 2017

Elaine W. Ng, Don J. Cohn, HG Masters, Hanae Ko, Brady Ng (Eds.) Brilliant critics: 10 curators 10 artists. Seoul: Korea Tomorrow. 2017: 165-179.

Ephiphany Vol. 4. Yunchul Kim: Mattereality. Seoul: Publishing Epiphany. 2017: 86-137. 189-192.

Sunam Jo. The Science history of desire and imagination. Seoul: Thought of power. 2017:

Youngsun Park (Ed.) System and Art. Yunchul Kim. Mattereality. Seoul: E-hak Sa. 2017:

Youngsun Park (Ed.) City of connected sum. Seoul: E-hak Sa.

Peter Weibel. The retooling issue curated by Peter Weibel Karlsruhe. Vienna: Parabol Magazine. 2014

Lucia Ayala, Jaime E. Forero-Romero, Yunchul Kim (Co-author) Caved Air. Berlin: Argos Books. 2012

Siegfried Zielinski. Thinking About Art after the Media, Research as Practiced Culture of Experiment. Berlin:  Routledge. 2010

Leonardo(Journal of the International Society for the Arts, Science and Technology) Vol.34. The MIT Press: 518-519. 2001

 

Articles

Yunchul Kim. Mattereality. Art theory and site. Seoul: The Korean society of art theory. 2016

Jens Herder, Michael Cohen. The Helical Keyboard: Perspectives for Spatial Auditory Displays and Visual Music. Journal of New Music Research 31(3): 269-281. September 2002

Sungwook Hong, Yunchul Kim’s Effulge: encounters of Art and Science. Journal of Science & Technology Studies: 319-325. December 2014

Karmen Franinović, Luke Franzke.  Luminous Matter Electroluminescent Paper as an Active Material. 9th International Conference on Design and Semantics of Form and Movement, Politecnico di Milano. DeSForM 2015. 2015

 

Broadcast and press * selected

Simon Ings, Where art and physics collide: Broken Symmetries showcases Cern’s artists, Financial Times UK, 30 November 2018

Julie Terrason, 3D painting: Comment donner du volume à vos tableaux ?, Tracks on Arte, broadcasted on 23 November 2018

Dalmeet Singh Chawla, Guest artists at CERN illustrate the imperceptible, Physics Today, 2 November 2018

Soo Jeong Kang, The Korean Cultural Centre UK celebrates Yunchul Kim’s Nomination as 2018 Artist of the Year, Art Radar, 20 October 2018

Lidia Ratoi, Yunchul Kim, making technology the ultimate form of art, CLOT Magazine, 4 October 2018

Andrea Morris, Creating Art At The World’s Largest Particle Accelerator, Fobes.com, 29 August 2018

Michael Schirber, Arts & Culture: Artist in Physicist’s Clothing, Physics Journal, 26 April 2017

Christina Chernova, Shining photonic crystals: how the artist helped scientists(Сияние фотонных кристаллов: как художник помог ученым), Futurist, 27 March 2017

Moon Hye Jin, Art-science convergence: High-tech/media/robotics/post-human, Artlink, December 2015