BIOGRAPHY

Born in 1959, Seoul, Korea
Lives and works in Seoul
Currently a professor of the Department of Fine Arts, Seoul National University of Science & Technology


EDUCATIONS
1982    
BFA, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

1986     
Diplome, Ecole Nationale Superieure des Beaux-Arts, Paris, France


AWARDS
2007     
Yi Jung Sup Art Award, Seoul, Korea

1997    
Total Art Award, Seoul, Korea


SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2020
Human Nature, The Great Collection, Seoul, Korea

2019     
Round & Square, Severance Art Space, Seoul, Korea

2018     
Point·Line·Plane, Alcheon Art Museum of Gyeongju Arts Center, Gyeongju, Korea

2016     
My Garage Band, Space Willing & Dealing, Seoul, Korea
Point·Line·Plane, SeMA Buk-Seoul Museum of Art, Children’s Gallery,Seoul, Korea

2014    
Reminiscence, Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Korea

2012   
Square Square, Atelier-Hermes, Seoul, Korea

2010  
All about Frames, MK2 Space, Beijing, China

2009  
Musical Offering, Gallery2, Seoul, Korea

2008     
Debris, Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Re-mind, Atelier 705, Seoul, Korea
On & Off, Chosunilbo Gallery, Seoul, Korea

2006    
Over the Layers, Shilla Gallery, Daegu, Korea

2004  
Over the Layers, Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Korea

2003    
Sindoricoh Gallery, Seoul, Korea

2002    
Organic Geometry, Gallery Rabouan Moussion, Paris, France

2000    
Organic Geometry, Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1998    
Organic Geometry, Gallery Rabouan Moussion, Paris, France

1997  
Organic Geometry, Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1995    
Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1993  
Paper Landscape, Gallery Woong, Seoul, Korea

1992    
Gallery Woong, Seoul, Korea

1991    
Gallery Soo, Seoul, Korea

1989    
Gallery Soo, Seoul, Korea

1986    
Kwanhoon Gallery, Seoul, Korea


GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2019      
To the Moon with Snoopy, Lotte Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
Uhm-Uhm-Uhm, Gallery SP, Seoul, Korea
The Square: Art and Society 1900-2019, National Museum of Modern and
Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea
The Collection & D Palace, Sungkok Art Museum, Seoul, Korea
Geometry, Beyond Simplicity, Museum SAN, Wonju, Korea
Drawing - Korean Modern and Contemporary Drawings, Seoul Olympic Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
The 25th Anniversary Simon's Friends, Gallery Simon, Seoul, Korea
XOXO, nook gallery, Seoul, Korea
TasteView, Tastehouse, Seoul, Korea

2018       
30 Years of the Lee Joong Sup Award, Chosun Ilbo Gallery, Seoul
Cour des miracles, Doosan Gallery, Seoul
He ran to, Donuimun Museum Village, Seoul
Salon de nookgallery, nookgallery , Seoul
The Gallerist, Gallery Chosun, Seoul

2017
2017 Dalseoung Daegu Contemporary Art Festival, Dalseong Cultural Foundation, Deagu
Do It, 2017, Seoul, Ilmin Museum of Art, Seoul
Friendship: Mentor-Mentee, Hanwon Museum of Art, Seoul
Gwangju Design Biennale, Gwangju Design Center, Gwangju
Samramansang: from Kim Whanki to Yang Fudong, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul
Sense of Rhythm, Wooran foundation, Seoul
Ventilation of Temperature_Four Rooms, Art Center White Block, Seoul
Your Hand, My Heart, Gallery Simon, Seoul

2016     
2015 SeMA Collection: Showcase, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul
Another History of Korean Modern Art, Seoul National University Museum of Art
As the Moon Waxes and Wanes, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Museum, Gwacheon
SeMA Biennale Mediacity Seoul 2016: NERIRI KIRURU HARARA, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul
Simple 2016, Chang Ucchin Museum of Art, Yangju

2015  
DigiFun Art, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea  
Commemorative Exhibition of the 70th Anniversary of Liberation: the Great Journey  with the Citizens Uproarious, Heated, Inundated, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Museum, Seoul, Korea
Artist Portfolio II, Sabina Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea

2014     
Danse Mécanique, nook Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Form as Thinking – Rediscovery of Drawing, Museum SAN, Wonju

2013       
Love Actually, Seoul Museum, Seoul
New & Now: SeMA's New Acquisitions 2012, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul

2012  
Flower in the moment, OCI Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
Spell on you, 7th Seoul International Media Art Biennale (Mediacity Seoul 2012), Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
Manner in Korean Paintings, Hite Foundation, Seoul, Korea
ka-talk archi-talk, Gallery 2, Seoul, Korea

2011  
Buy One Get One Free, Shinsegae Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Communication Disorder, Salon de H, Seoul, Korea
Sa Gak Sa Gak, Kyungwoon Museum, Seoul, Korea
Interspace, Ilwoo Space, Seoul

2010  
Art@dibrary, National Digital Library of Korea National Library of Korea, Seoul
Inside Out, BONGSAN Cultural Center, Daegu
Point- Virgule, Centre Culturel Coréen, Paris, France

2009     
Engagement, Chang Ucchin Foundation, Yongin, Korea
5th Anniversary Exhibition of Yoo Art Space, Yoo Art Space, Seoul, Korea
Painted Unpainted, Art Park Gallery, Seoul, Korea

2008     
Brushed Non-brushed, Gallery Bundo, Daegu, Korea
La Nuit Blanche, Bibliotheque Historique de la Ville de Paris, Paris, France
Scientific Mind & Korean Contemporary Art, KAIST, Daejon, Korea
Moving Landscape, Moran Museum, Namyangju, Korea
Asia Art Network, KEPCO Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Purple Hoop, Shinsegae Hall, Seoul, Korea
Future of the city life, Hungkuk Life Insurance, Seoul, Korea
Simon's 6 Friends, Simon Gallery, Seoul, Korea

2007  
Consensus of Art and Mathmatics II, Savina Museum, Seoul, Korea
100 artists of Korean Contemporary Art 1970~2007, Korea Art Center, Busan, Korea
Engagement, Moran Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Palpitation, SP Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Fund-raising Exhibition for Seoul Art Cinema, Gallery Artside, Seoul, Korea

2006    
Dreaming Toilet, Clayarch Gimhae Museum, Gimhae, Korea
Seongnam Living Design Festival, Korea Design Center, Seongnam, Korea
International Incheon Women Artists' Biennale, Incheon Multiculture & Artscenter, Incheon, Korea
Engagement, Moran Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Boronoi Diagram, Art Park Gallery, Seoul, Korea
The way of viewing objects, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
Simon's 5 friends, Gallery Simon, Seoul, Korea
EXPOSED, Debating Chamber, London, UK
Quadrangle's colors, M Gallery, Daegu, Korea

2005  
Exhibition 172, Changeunsun Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Engagement, Moran Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Boronoi Diagram, Art Park Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Digital Spectrum, Daegu Culture & Arts Center, Daegu, Korea
One painting, one furniture, Yoo Art Space, Seoul, Korea
Encounters with Modernism, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea
Cool & Warm, Sungkok Art Museum, Seoul, Korea
Simon's 5 friends, Gallery Simon, Seoul, Korea
Seoul Art Exhibition, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea

2004  
Models for a new playground project, Gallery Artlink, Seoul, Korea
Center & Composition, Seoul Arts Center, Seoul, Korea
Your are my sunshine, Total Museum, Seoul, Korea
Image Utopia, KEPCO Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Paintings in Korea: Yesterday & today, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
Officina Asia, Galleria d'Arte Moderna, Bologna
Jeonju International Film Festival, JIFF MIND, Jeonju, Korea
The Breath of House, Gurim Village, Youngam, Korea
The 10th Anniversary exhibition of Gallery Simon, Gallery Simon, Seoul, Korea
Wall Works 2, Cais Gallery, Seoul, Korea

2003  
Happiness, M-POST, Seoul, Korea
Plastic, Art Park Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Exhibition of short-listed for Hermes Korea Missulsang, Artsonje Center, Seoul, Korea
Understanding Painting, Sungkok Museum, Seoul, Korea

2002  
Vim: Inter-Images, Total Museum, Seoul, Korea
Media City Seoul 2002, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
Busan Biennale, Busan Metroplitan Museum of Art, Busan, Korea
4 Artists' Show, Sigong Gallery, Daegu, Korea
Flower in the mirror, moon in the water, Simspace.com, Seoul, Korea
Another History of Art, Representation of Feminity, Ewha Womans University Museum, Seoul, Korea
Traversing Images, Gallery Fish, Seoul, Korea
44 puzzles, Gallery La Mer, Seoul, Korea

2001  
Reinstatement of Painting, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea
Simon's 7 friends, Gallery Simon, Seoul, Korea
Diana's Song, Fine Art Center, Seoul, Korea
Beach bag festival, Gallery Indeco, Seoul, Korea
Engagement, Seoul Arts Center, Seoul, Korea
2D to 3D, Chosun Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Reinstatement of Painting, Kuang Dong Museum of Art, Kuang Dong, China

2000  
9 Artists' Mini Art Market, Noh Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Beauty and Women, Baeksang Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Simon's 3 friends, Gallery Simon, Seoul, Korea
Pell-Mell, Total Museum, Seoul, Korea
20 Female Artists' concern, Gallery Likhi, Seoul, Korea
20 Noteworthy Artists, Gallery Bogo, Seoul, Korea
May Painting, Gallery Cho, Seoul, Korea
Beyond the Canvas, Gallery Ihn, Seoul, Korea
The Expression of Age: Eyes & Hands, Seoul Arts Center, Seoul, Korea
Engagement, Gallery Woongjeon, Seoul, Korea
Hello Art, Hello Computer, Gallery Hello Art, Seoul, Korea


PUBLIC ART PROJECTS
2012
Organic Geometry, Art Center Nabi, Seoul, Korea

2011  
In Gwang Building, Renovation Project, Seoul, Korea

2010  
Tile Mural, De Beach Golf course, Girjeado, Korea

2008  
Public Sculpture, E-mart, Sukjung-dong, Ansung, Korea

2007  
Lobby Mural, Samsung Corporation, Seocho-dong, Seoul, Korea

2006    
Courtyard Mural, Brownstone, Joonglim-dong, Seoul, Korea

2005    
Lobby Wall Painting, University Library at S.N.U.T., Gongneung-dong, Seoul, Korea
Pole Sign 'Tree Speak', Marronnier Park. Dongsoong-dong, Seoul, Korea

2003    
Lobby Mural, Gangnam Kyobo Tower, Seocho-dong, Seoul, Korea

2002    
Swimming Pool Tile Mural, Pantheon Regency, Sunae-dong, Bundang, Korea
Windbreak Glass Wall, Pantheon Regency, Sunae-dong, Bundang, Korea

2001    
Lighting Glass Wall, Star Tower, Yuksam-dong, Seoul, Korea
Lobby Mural, Korea Development Bank, Youido-dong, Seoul, Korea

2000    
Lobby Tile Mural, Samsung Noble County, Giheung-eup, Yongin, Korea


ARTIST’S BOOKS
2015    
Reminiscence, Hong Seung-Hye, Kukje Gallery

2009     
Organic Geometry_Hong Seung-Hye 1997-2008, Hong Seung-Hye/Barry Schwabsky, Kukje Gallery/Specter Press

2007     
Hong Seung-Hye's Space Cultivation, Hong Seung-Hye/Hwang-In, Shilla Gallery/Specter Press

2006       
Tree Speak/Invisible Geometry/Robert Filliou, Hong Seung-Hye, Arts Council Korea/Specter Press

2004   
Over the Layers, Hong Seung-Hye, Kukje Gallery
Ways, Barry Schwabsky/Hong Seung-Hye, Artsonje Center/Meritage Press


EXHIBITIONS

Reminiscence
Jul 10, 2014 - Aug 17, 2014

Debris
Jan 25, 2008 - Feb 26, 2008

Organic Geometry
Sep 3, 2004 - Sep 24, 2004

Organic Geometry
Sep 22, 2000 - Oct 20, 2000

Organic Geometry
Aug 26, 1997 - Sep 13, 1997

Hong Seung-Hye
Mar 16, 1995 - Mar 28, 1995

ARTWORKS

Debris
2008
Polyurethane on aluminum pipe
300 * 10 * 10 cm each
(total 32 pieces) Unique

Debirs 2008 Polyurethane on wood 79.2 * 60 * 21.6 cm Unique

Debirs
2008
Polyurethane on wood
60 * 60 * 33.6 cm / 55.2 * 76.5 * 50.4 cm / 66 * 58.8 * 30 cm
79.2 * 60 * 21.6 cm / 63.6 * 63.6 * 63.6 cm
Unique

MORE INTERSTING THAN ART
2008
Polyurethane on acryl
Size variable
Unique

Debris
2008
Polyurethane on acryl
14 * 18 * 27 cm / 14 * 20 * 7 cm / 10 * 24 * 5 cm / 14 * 40 * 7 cm
24 * 14 * 10 cm / 10 * 10 * 5 cm / 12 * 18 * 4 cm
Unique

[ways]
2008
Text on acryl, steel plate, light bulb
30 * 22.5 * 15 cm
Ed. 1/5

Debris
2008
Inkjet print
50 * 37.5 cm each
Unique

On & Off
2014
polyurethane on stainless steel
103.5x103.5x186cm

On & Off
2014
polyurethane on stainless steel
132x52.5x52.5cm, 177x177cm

About Frame
2014
polyurethane on birch plywood
120x90x15cm

Dancing Drawer
2014
polyurethane on birch plywood
35x43.2x79.8cm(each)

MORE
2014
polyurethane on birch plywood
dimensions variable


PUBLICATIONS

HONG SEUNG-HYE: ORGANIC GEOMETRY

Reminiscence

Organic Geometry


MEDIA COVERAGE

Exhibition: Reminiscence

general


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