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Sun You

 

Born in Seoul, South Korea

Lives in New York

 

Education

MFA, Painting, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

BFA, Studio Art, College for Creative Studies, Detroit, MI

 

Solo and Two Person Exhibitions

2019 

Currently Untitled, The Pit, Los Angeles, CA (forthcoming)

2018

Currently Untitled, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA (forthcoming)   

Currently Untitled, SARDINE, Brooklyn, NY (forthcoming)

Dear My Friend,, Secret Dungeon, Brooklyn, NY

2017      

glorious modest, Ivin Ballen and Sun You, Tiger Strikes Asteroid New York, Brooklyn NY             

2016     

This One Is For You,  l'espace 71, Seoul, South Korea

Slow Hello, Andrew D. Moeller and Sun You,  Underdonk, Brooklyn, NY

2013     

Urban Jungle, Jiyeon Lee and Sun You,  BBCN Bank, Woodside, NY

2012     

Sun You / Maria Walker, Open Space, Long Island City, NY

2010     

Sun You, Wagner College, Staten Island, NY

2002     

Sun You, The Korean Embassy Cultural Center, Washington D.C.

Jungle Story, Sean Christopher Fine Art Gallery, Columbus, OH

Sun You, Roy G Biv Gallery, Columbus, OH

2000     

America, America, Kwanhoon Gallery, Seoul, Korea

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017   

Point of Entry, Scotty Enterprises, Berlin, Germany

NUT I Book Launch / Group show, MAW, NY, NY    

Post-Election, SEPTEMBER, Hudson, NY

2016     

13 Most Beautiful, CYDONIA, Dallas, TX

On Knowing Unknowing: A Material Narrative, Ortega y Gasset  Projects, Brooklyn, NY

Fabulous You, Tiger Strikes Asteroid New York ,Brooklyn, NY

Onion by the Ocean, Underdonk, Brooklyn, NY

2015

Content Intent Replay, Projekt722, Brooklyn, NY

I am What I am Not Yet, A Survey of Brooklyn's Moment.  Madelyn Jordon Fine Art, Scarsdale, NY

Swingers WKND // Works by Artist Couples,  Brooklyn, NY

2014    

Endless Care,  Small Editions, Brooklyn, NY

Pure Production, curated by Isaac Lyles, 247365, Brooklyn, New York

Shades of Time,  Queens Museum, Corona, NY (catalogue)

Shades of Time,  Korean Cultural Service New York, New York

2013    

In Making, Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning, Jamaica, New York (catalogue)

Plastic Memory 10022,  The Gallery Korea, Korean Cultural Service  New York, New York (catalogue)

2012     

New York - Berlin Exchange, The Gallery Korea, Korean Cultural Service, New York, U.S.A. and Berlin, Germany (catalogue)

november remember september,  Künstlerhaus Schloss Balmoral, Bad Ems, Germany

Future Pieces, Vaudeville Park, Brooklyn, NY

2011 

Abstractions, Opera Gallery, New York (catalogue)

Two Fold, The Suburban, Oak Park, IL

ACA Residency Show,  Atlantic Center for Arts, New Smyrna Beach, FL

The Finishers, Wassaic Project, Wassaic, NY

2009     

U.S.B. Emerging Korean Artists in the World,  Hangaram Museum, Seoul Arts Center, Seoul, Korea (catalogue)

Two Degrees Of Separation,  Gallery Satori, New York, NY

Urban Convergence,  Asian Arts Initiative, Philadelphia, PA

2008     

Triangle Art Residency Exhibition, Triangle Arts Association, Brooklyn, NY (catalogue)

2007     

Art and Fashion,  Shin Choi, New York, NY

2007     

Let’s Bolt, CSV Center, New York, NY

Art Exhibition,Commons Gallery,  New York University, New York, NY

 

Artist Book

2017 

please, enjoy!, Small Editions, Brooklyn, NY

6 color risograph printed, wire-o bound in foil stamped colorplan sleeve

16 x 12 inches, 12 leaves, 10 images

Edition of 100 books + 2APs

 

Residencies

2018

The Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program

Hunter Artists Resident

2016    

Ace AIR, Ace Hotel, New York, NY

2015     

The Marble House Project, Dorset, VA

Chashama Residency, Brooklyn,  NY

2012     

Künstlerhaus Schloss Balmoral, Bad Ems, Germany

2011     

Atlantic Center for Arts, New Smyrna Beach, FL

2008     

Triangle Arts Residency, New York, NY

 

Visiting Artist Lectures / Presentations / Critiques

2018

Visiting Artist, Moore College of Art & Design, Philadelphia, PA, April 3

2015 

Visiting Artist Critique, The Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Fine Art, Maryland Institute College of Art

Baltimore, MD, August 22

2015      

Visiting Artist Critique, BFA, MFA Painting Department, Kyoto Saga University of Arts, Kyoto, Japan,

May 26

Artist Talk, Marble House Project, Dorset, VA, September 21

2014 

Artist Talk, Queens Museum, Corona, NY, July 4

2012 

Visiting Artist Critique, BFA Sculpture Department, The Mainz Academy of Arts, Mainz, Germany, May 28

2010 

Artist Talk, Wagner College, Staten Island, NY, April 3

 

Select Curatorial Projects

ou heads President Clinton Projects, a curatorial project and co-runs an artist collective gallery, Tiger Strikes Asteroid  New York

2017    

FOUR x HIGH, Tiger Strikes Asteroid New York ,Brooklyn, NY

2016     

Fabulous You,  Tiger Strikes Asteroid New York ,Brooklyn, NY

2014     

Location, Location, Location,  Various locations in Brooklyn, NY

2012    

Tops, Open Space, Long Island City, NY

Nate Heiges, President Clinton Projects, Brooklyn NY

 

Select Bibliography / Publications / Interviews

2018 

Sun You at Secret Dungeon, Gorky’s Granddaughter, Feb 2018

2017 

Sun You, S. CASA , October, 2017

2016 

Sun You, Jasmine Lark,  WIDEWALLS

Artists to Watch in 2016, WIDEWALLS

Sun You, Gallery News, Neighbor

2015 

18 Artists to Watch, Modern Painters, December 2015

Brooklyn in Westchester this Summer, through August 21st, Beth S. Gersh-Nesic, New York Art Exchange

2015 

Art, Lovers: Romantic Teamwork in Bushwick's "Swingers WKND", Scott Indrisek, BLOUIN ARTINFO

2014 

Shining Light on “Shades of Time”, Tanya Silverman, BTRtoday

Shades of Time, Chang Hyun No, NEWSIS, June 28

Shades of Time, Korea Daily, June 8

Shades of Time, The Korea Times, July 2

2013 

Plastic Memory 10022, an essay by Ryan Inouye, Exh cat, The Korean Cultural Service of

New York, New York, NY   

2012 

Iconographic vs. Experiential Consumptions of the Body in Pictorial Realms, Heng-Gil Han, Exh. cat., Koreanisches Kulturzentrum Berlin

New York - Berlin Exchange Exhibition, Korea Times, October 26

New York - Berlin Exchange Exhibition, Kyoposhinmun, October 3

Sun You, an essay by Colleen Asper, Exh. cat, Künstlerhaus Schloss Balmoral, Bad Ems, Germany

SCENE: Berlin: The body in languages,  Art Das Kunstmagazin

2011 

Abstractions, Opera Gallery, (catalogue)

2009     

U.S.B Emerging Korean Artists in the World / catalogue

U.S.B Emerging Korean Artists in the World, Walgan Miseol, December Issue, Korea

Remembering Homeland, YTN   Morning News, November 14

U.S.B Emerging Korean Artists in the World, Public Art, December Issue, Korea

2008 

Sun You, NY ARTS, July / August Issue

Triangle International and National Residency, Paddy Johnson, ArtFagCity.com, December Issue

Triangle International and National Residency, Jameswagner.com

2002 

Gaining Psychological dimension in search of identity, The Korea Times, Washington D.C..