Myeongbeom Kim 김명범

EDUCATION

● School of The Art Institute of Chicago, MFA (Sculpture), Chicago, U.S.A.
● University of Seoul, BFA, Environmental Sculpture, Seoul, Korea

SOLO SHOW

06/2011 Solo Project “Tree boat” with Fist_Art Foundation, Dorado, Puerto Rico.
10/2010 Solo Public Performance(Chicago Artist month) “Immigration”, Chicago River, Chicago, U.S.A.
08/2010 Solo exhibition “Piece” Noam Gallery, Seoul, Korea.
10/2009 Solo exhibition “One” Doosan Gallery, Seoul, Korea
09/2009 Solo exhibition “One” Doosan Gallery, New York, NY, U.S.A.
02/2009 Solo exhibition “Breath” Thomas Master Gallery, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
03/2008 Solo exhibition “Crown” Gallery UNO, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
09/2004 Solo exhibition “LIFE” Seoul, Korea

GROUP SHOW

02/2012 “Oh, Plastiksack” Museum of Art and Design Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland.
01/2012 “Five Different Prologues”, Gallery Skape, Seoul, Korea.
09/2011 “Korea Tomorrow 2011″ Seoul Art Center, Seoul, Korea.
08/2011 “Wild Kingdom” Gallery 1 & 2, Taxas State University – San Marcos, Texas, U.S.A.
09/2010 “Incoming _ Outgoing” Zaha Museum, Seoul, Korea.
07/2010 “Dual Phase” Gallery Skape, Seoul, Korea.
05/2010 Evergreen Biennial, Evergreen Museum, Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.
11/2009 “Romantic Holiday” Avenuel Gallery, Seoul, Korea.
06/2009 “Joan Mitchell Foundation 2008 MFA Grant Recipients” Cue Art Foundation, New York, U.S.A.
04/2009 “PARTISAN” Curated by Mary Jane Jacob, Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
01/2009 “New Work” Sullivan Gallery, Chicago, IL U.S.A.
11/2008 “Root & Shadow” Dunham Gallery, Aurora, IL U.S.A.
10/2008 “Around the Coyote 2008 Fall Arts Festival” Chicago, IL U.S.A.
10/2008 “2008 Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Awards”
……………….International Sculpture Center, Hamilton, New Jersey. U.S.A.
10/2008 “Heating Up” Evanston Art Center, Evanston, IL. U.S.A.
08/2008 “The Faketure Consortium of Artists” Beverly Arts Center, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
08/2008 Summer Show 2008, AL Castello Di S. Severa, Rome. Italy.
06/2008 “Coreless” Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
05/2008 “Nippon Steal Art Appreciation Program” Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
04/2008 ART CHICAGO – Balloon performance, Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
01/2008 “Limbo” G2 Gallery, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
12/2007 “The Chicago Housing Authority Exhibition” Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
12/2007 “1st CONTEMPORARY & MORDERN ART JURIED EXHIBITION’ Korean Cultural Center
……………….LA, CA. U.S.A.
12/2007 “Nippon Steal Art Appreciation Program” Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
11/2007 “THIS IS ALL REALLY HAPPENING RIGHT NOW!” ALOGON GALLERY, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.
09/2007 “THIS IS NOT A SELF PORTRAIT” G2 GALLERY, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.

AWARD and HONOR

03/2010 SEMA 2010 Young Artists – ?Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea.
02/2009 Smack Mellon Hot Picks – Smack Mellon New York. U.S.A.
10/2008 Best New Artist Award Winner – Around the Coyote 2008 Fall Arts Festival Chicago. IL. U.S.A.
06/2008 Outstanding students – Sculpture magazine (ISC), U.S.A.
05/2008 Fellowship – School of Art Institute of Chicago, U.S.A.
04/2008 Fellowship – Joan Mitchell Foundation in New York, U.S.A.
12/2007 Nippon Steel Fellowship, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.

LECTURE

06/2011 Lecturer – Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Puerto Rico (M.A.C. PR) – Puerto Rico.
11/2010 Visiting Artist – Sculpture Department – The School of the Art Institute of Chicago(SAIC). U.S.A.
11/2009 Lecturer – Department of Environmental Sculpture – University of Seoul, Korea
11/2009 Lecturer – Department of Urban Sociology -University of Seoul, Korea