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WOOHYUN SHIM

b. 1987, Seoul, Korea


EDUCATION

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
BFA 2010

University Of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
MFA 2012

SOLO & TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2011
The Story Starts Where It EndsAnd Ends Where It Begins, The Art Loft, Omaha, NE

2010
Transformative Realms, NEXT, Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2007-2012
ƹ , FM 333.3 Gallery, Seoul, Korea
MFA Thesis Exhibition, Icebox Projects Space, Philadelphia, PA
PEEP, A Curious Look Into Painting, Little Berlin, Philadelphia, PA
25th Annual Works on Paper, Abercrombie Gallery, Lake Charles, LA
Grand Opening, Modern Arts Midtown, Omaha, NE
Call It, Addams Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Seoul Yewon High School Alumni Show, Kips Gallery, New York, NY
SMALL, Luise Ross Gallery, New York, NY
NEXT, Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL
Trembling, Morgan Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Oil, Foil, WALLS, and Toil, Robert Bills Contemporary, Chicago, IL
NEXT, Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL
SAIC BFA Show, Sullivan Galleries, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
5th Annual National Self-Portrait Exhibition, 33 Collective Gallery, Chicago, IL
Group Show, Effe Eleven Galley, Chicago IL
Exhibition 15, Nippon Steel USA, Chicago, IL
Show ID, SUGS Gallery, SAIC, Chicago, IL

Awards

Connor Meigs Art Award, Omaha, NE 2011
Nippon Steel Award, NIPPON STEEL USA. Inc, Chicago, IL 2008

Bibliography

Day, Mary. "Artloft at Florence Mill Deatures Connor Meigs Award Winner Woohyun Shim" The Reader. Aug. 22nd. 2011<http://www.thereader.com/index.php/comments/everything_is_changing/>.
Deskins, Sally. "WOOHYUN SHIM, ARTIST". Les Femmes Folles. Aug 27. 2011. <http://femmesfollesnebraska.tumblr.com/post/9461979729/woohyun-shim-artist>.
2011 Studio Visit Magazine, Open Studios Press, Fall Edition
Chicago Art Magazine. June 22, 2010.
<http://chicagoartmagazine.com/2010/06/robert-bills-gallery>.
Clements, Dee. "A Studio Visit with Woohyun Shim." The Paper Crane. May 9, 2010. <http://thepapercrane.com/2010/05/09/a-studio-visit-with-woohyun-shim>.
Clements, Dee. "Mini Post: Woohyun shim @ Art Chicago." The Paper Crane. May 4. 2010 <http://thepapercrane.com/2010/05/04/woohyun-shim-art-chicago>.


Email: shimwoohyun@yahoo.com
Email: www.woohyunshim.com