Biography


Clark SungSoo Kim was born in Seoul, Korea in 1975. He received a BFA from Hongik Universty and a MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2007. He had solo shows at Doosan Gallery New York, Dukwon Gallery and participated in numerous group exhibitions such as the Asean-Korea Contemporary Photography & Media Art Exhibition, and the 6th International Biennial of Standards at the Tijuana Cultural Center. His work is in several public collections, such as the Korea Cultural Center, the Korea National Diplomatic Academy, and the Embassy of the Republic of Bulgaria in Seoul, Korea.


Education

2007 MFA, The School of The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2005 MFA, Hongik University, Seoul, Korea

2002 BFA, Hongik University, Seoul, Korea

 

Residency

2011 Catwalk Art Residency, Catskill, NY

2008 Catwalk Art Residency, Catskill, NY

 

Solo Exhibitions

2016 One Day I Became A Farmer, Toki Tomato Farm, Busan, Korea

2014 VOID, Holy Family University Art Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2010 Sung Soo Kim, Doosan Gallery NY, New York, NY

2007 Self-Construed, Dukwon Gallery, Seoul, Korea

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2016 Three's a Crowd, Toki Tomato Farm, Busan, Korea

2015 Family, Toki Tomato Farm, Busan, Korea

2012 Fall In Arts, Gallery Ho, New York, NY

2011 Catwalk Art Residency Exhibition, Catskill, NY

2010 ES2010 Tijuana, 6th International Biennial of Standards, Tijuana Cultural Center, Tijuana, Mexico

2009 Magnetic Power, Asean-Korea Contemporary Photography & Media Art Exhibition, Sun Contemporary Gallery, Seoul, Korea

2008 Illeeoh, Forum Gallery, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2007 Chicago Art Open, Iron Studio, Chicago, IL

2007 La Jeune Creation Coreenne, Galerie Etienne de Causans, Paris, France

2007 foci, Gene Siskel Film Center Gallery, Chicago, IL

2005 Art & Soul, 13th Korea-Egypt Modern Art Exchange Exhibition, Palace of Arts, Cairo, Egypt

2005 Sixteen Eggs Exhibition, GAIA Gallery, Seoul, Korea

2005 Heart Exhibition, Kwanhoon Gallery, Seoul, Korea

 

Awards

2003 Top Honor Prize, 5th Danwon Arts Festival 2003 Ansan, Ansan, Korea

2000 Grand Prize, 2nd Busan Textile Design Competition, Busan, Korea

 

Collections

Embassy of the Republic of Bulgaria (Seoul, Korea)

Korea Cultural Center (Seoul, Korea)

Korea Foundation (Seoul, Korea)

Korea National Diplomatic Academy (Seoul, Korea)

Overseas Koreans Foundation (Seoul, Korea)

Private Collections (USA and Korea)