Born in South Korea and works in Seoul and Toronto

Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada, MFA in Documentary Media

Chelsea College of Arts, University of The Arts, London, UK, MA in Fine Art​

Parsons School of Design, New School University, New York, USA, BFA in Photography


Selected Solo Exhibitions


2019     Ryerson Artspace, CONTACT Photography Festival, Toronto

                 'Beyond the Limits'


2015     Gallery E127, Iksan Cultural Foundation, Korea

                 'Yalu River Cafe'


2011     Gallery Art Sagan, Seoul

                 Takt Kunstprojektraum, Berlin, Germany

                 ‘Going Back Home’ 


2008    Bresson Gallery, Seoul

                'His Room'


2004     Moonshin Museum, Light Gallery, Seoul

                 'System City'


Selected Group Exhibitions

2022    PyeongChang International Peace Film Festival


2021     DocNow Festival Toronto

                 Toronto International Women Film Festival (Honorable Mention in Best Short Documentary)

                 Independent Shorts Awards International Film Festival (Bronze Award, Honorable Mention)

                 Experimental Forum (Honorable Mention), Video Art and Experimental Film Festival (Honorable Mention)

                 Flicker's Rhode Island International Film Festival (Semi-Finalist)

                 European Cinematography Awards (Semi-Finalist)

2019     Onground Gallery, Seoul

                 'The Gravity Of Lines'

2017     Künstlerhaus FAKTOR, e.V, Hamburg, Germany, Film Screening, 'South East South West'


2016     Mein Blau e.V, Berlin, Germany, 'station Moves'

                 Buk Seoul Museum, 'Seoul New Arirang -Like Thousand Miles of Rivers'

                 Zaha Museum, 'station Moves'


2015     Frappant Galerie, Hamburg, Germany, ‘We Shape Clay into a Pot’

                 Iksan Creation Center, 'Liberation of Water'

                 KunstDoc, 'Time, Watered by Memories of the Other'

                 Zaha Museum, 'Your Memories Picture History'


2014     Seoul City Hall, 'Artwind'

                 Kimdaejung Convention Center, 'Art Kwangju'


2013     Opsan Gallery, The 6th Jeonju Photo Festival, ‘New Urbanscape’ 

                 BJN Gallery, ‘City, The Place of Reality and Fantasy’


2012     Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul Photo Festival, ‘A Thousand Villages, A Thousand Memories’  


2011     Korea International Art Fair, Coex

                 Alternative Space Chung Jeong Gak, ‘See from the Object's Perspective’

                 Art Space Gallery Jungmiso, ‘Reconstruction of Events’


2009     Gallery Art Sagan, ‘Korean Contemporary Photography’


2008     Ancient Seoul Station, Seoul International Photography Festival, 'Humanscape'


2006     Space Hue Gallery, 'Time of Face, Face of Time' 

                 Gallery 175, 'Landmarks of Seoul'

                 Bibi Space Gallery, Daejeon, 'Pull the Trigger'

                 Gallery Topo House, Seoul International Photography Festival, 'Ultra Sense' 


2005     Seoul Olympic Museum, 'The Park'

                 Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul Photo Triennale, 'Transit' 

                 Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul Exhibition of Young Artists, 'Portfolio 2005' 

                 The National Assembly Building, ‘The 60th Anniversary of Independence Day’


2004     Project Space Zip, 'Now Something Completely Different' 


2003     Century Gallery, London, 'Unidentified Femmes Oriental'

                 La Mer Gallery, 'The Next Generation'


2002     Alternative Space Pool, 'Simulacra of Reality'


2014     Halle 14, Spinnerei, Leipzig, Germany

2010     Takt Kunstprojektraum, Berlin, Germany

2009-10      Cite Internationale des Arts, Paris, France



2022     Canada Council for the Arts, Research Grant

                 Breakthrough Award, The DOC Institute

2021     Ontario Art Council-Visual Artists Creation Project Grant - Mid Career


2009     The Samsung Foundation of Culture




Seoul Olympic Museum, Moonshin Museum