Seoul, b.1976

Sangbin IM

Sangbin IM received his MFA in painting and printmaking at Yale University as a Fulbright scholar. He received his doctorate from Columbia University, and currently teaches at Sungshin University in Seoul. IM’s work has been the subject of notable group exhibitions, including the Artrium Museum, Vitoria-Gasteiz; Gyeonggi Museum of Modern Art, Ansan City; Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art, Auburn; Museo Amalia Lacroze de Fortabat, Buenos Aires; National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul; Royal Academy of Arts, London; Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul; and Sungkok Art Museum, Seoul.

His work is also included in major public collections, including the Artrium Museum, Vitoria- Gasteiz; Gyeonggi Museum of Modern Art, Ansan City; National Museum of Contemporary Art, Gwacheon; North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh; and Seoul Museum of Art,...

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Biography

Sangbin IM received his MFA in painting and printmaking at Yale University as a Fulbright scholar. He received his doctorate from Columbia University, and currently teaches at Sungshin University in Seoul. IM’s work has been the subject of notable group exhibitions, including the Artrium Museum, Vitoria-Gasteiz; Gyeonggi Museum of Modern Art, Ansan City; Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art, Auburn; Museo Amalia Lacroze de Fortabat, Buenos Aires; National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul; Royal Academy of Arts, London; Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul; and Sungkok Art Museum, Seoul.

His work is also included in major public collections, including the Artrium Museum, Vitoria- Gasteiz; Gyeonggi Museum of Modern Art, Ansan City; National Museum of Contemporary Art, Gwacheon; North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh; and Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul.

IM lives and works in New York, NY and Seoul, Korea.

Artworks

7

Athens, Greece 1, 2019

Related Categories

21st Century Art / Accumulating Images / Art and Technology / Art of the 2010s / Artificial Intelligence / Asian Art / Atypical Forms and Shapes / Contemporary Asian Art / Contemporary Korean Art / High Technology / Human and Technology / Hyperrealist Photography / Korean Art / Landscape Photography / Photography / Process-Oriented / Seoul / South Korea

Curriculum Vitae

Education

  • 2011

    Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, NY, Doctor of Education, Art and Art Education

  • 2005

    M.F.A., Yale University School of Art, New Haven, CT (Fulbright Award for Graduate Study in the United States)

  • 2001

    College of Fine Arts, Seoul National University, Seoul, KR

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2019

    Sangbin IM: AI/IM, RYAN LEE, New York, NY

  • Artificiality, Soul Art Space, Busan, KR

  • 2017

    Energia, Soul Art Space, Busan, KR

Selected Group Exhibitions

  • 2019

    The Memory of Space, Kimchungup Architecture Museum, Anyang, KR

  • Mentor Mentee, Hanwon Museum of Art, Seoul, KR

  • 2018

    Art Miami, One Herald Plaza, Miami, FL

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Education

  • 2011

    Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, NY, Doctor of Education, Art and Art Education

  • 2005

    M.F.A., Yale University School of Art, New Haven, CT (Fulbright Award for Graduate Study in the United States)

  • 2001

    College of Fine Arts, Seoul National University, Seoul, KR

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2019

    Sangbin IM: AI/IM, RYAN LEE, New York, NY

  • Artificiality, Soul Art Space, Busan, KR

  • 2017

    Energia, Soul Art Space, Busan, KR

  • 2016

    Collection, RYAN LEE, New York, NY

  • 2015

    Mapping, Soul Art Space, Busan, KR

  • 2014

    Simultaneous Echoes, Museo Amalia Lacroze de Fortabat, Buenos Aires, AR

  • Antartica, Soul Art Space, Busan, KR

  • 2013

    Spectacle, RYAN LEE, New York, NY, US

  • 2012

    In the City, Soul Art Space, Busan, KR

  • 2010

    Sangbin IM: Confluence, Mary Ryan Gallery, New York, NY

  • Sangbin IM: Encounter, PKM Trinity Gallery, Seoul, KR

  • 2008

    Sangbin IM: Recent Works, Gallery Sun Contemporary, Seoul, KR

  • Sangbin IM: Recent Work, L2kontemporary Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

  • Recent Works, Walter Randel Gallery, New York, NY

  • 2007

    Miki Wick Kim Contemporary Art, Zürich, CH

  • Dreamscape, Janet Oh Gallery, Seoul, KR

  • 2006

    Sangbin IM Photographs, Cristinerose Gallery, New York, NY

  • Sangbin IM & NEWSCAPE, Gana Art Center, Seoul, KR

  • 2005

    Body I City I History, ZONE Chelsea Center for the Arts, New York, NY

  • 2001

    Analogital, Gallery People, Seoul, KR

Selected Group Exhibitions

  • 2019

    The Memory of Space, Kimchungup Architecture Museum, Anyang, KR

  • Mentor Mentee, Hanwon Museum of Art, Seoul, KR

  • 2018

    Art Miami, One Herald Plaza, Miami, FL

  • Wonder City, Sewha Museum, Seoul, KR

  • A&C ARTFESTIVAL, Seoul Arts Center, Seoul, KR

  • 2017

    Samramansang: from KIM Whanki to YANG Fudong, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul, KR

  • Adelante, PohangCulture & Arts Center, Pohang, KR

  • 2016

    Lobbyist, K Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, KR

  • We are from somewhere, but where are we going?, Daegu Photo Biennale 2016, Daegu Culture and Arts Center, Daegu, KR

  • The Discovery of Space, Gyeonggi Museum of Modern Art, Ansan City, KR

  • Architecture Translated, Dangjin Culture& Art Center, Dangjin-gun, Chungcheognam-do, KR

  • Art Busan 2016, BEXCO, Busan, KR

  • BEXCO, 2016 BAMA, Busan, KR

  • Hanwon Museum of Art, Mentor Mentee, Seoul, KR

  • Landscape Photo Show, ATP Gallery, New York, NY

  • The Art of Now, Hearst Tower, New York, NY

  • 2015

    The Trick in the Smile, Artium Museum, Vitoria-Gasteiz, ES

  • KIAF, Korean International Art Fair, COEX, World Trade Center, Seoul, KR

  • A Glorious Dream, 63 Sky Art Museum, Seoul, KR

  • The Korea Galleries Art Fair, COEX, Seoul, KR

  • Sublime Masochism, Museum of Seoul National University, Seoul, KR

  • 2014

    Cross Genre, Gyeonggi Museum of Modern Art, Ansan City, KR

  • Perceiving a Human Touch, Museum of Sungshin University, Seoul, KR

  • Simultaneous Echoes, Museo Amalia Lacroze de Fortabat, Buenos Aires, AR

  • Art Basel Hong Kong, Hong Kong, CN

  • 2013

    The Eyes of Photography, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Gwacheon, KR

  • The Miami project, The Miami Project Pavilion, Miami, FL

  • Cross Genre, Gyeonggi Museum of Modern Art, Ansan City, KR

  • Perceiving a human Touch, Museum of Sungshin University, Seoul, KR

  • Young Artist Project, Daegu EXCO, Daegu, KR

  • IFPDA Print Fair, The Park Avenue Armory, New York, NY

  • Lala’s Festival, Kitchen Lala, Goyang City, KR

  • Simultaneous Echoes, Museo Amalia Lacroze de Fortabat, Buenos Aires, AR

  • Art Basel-Hong Kong, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong, CN

  • Art Show Busan, BEXCO, Busan, KR

  • Art Space J, J Collections, Bundang, KR

  • The Palm Beach County Convention Center, Art Palm Beach, Miami, FL

  • 2012

    Pulse Miami Contemporary Art Fair, The Ice Palace, Miami, FL

  • IFPDA Print Fair, The Park Avenue Armory, New York, NY

  • KIAF, Korean International Art Fair, COEX, World Trade Center, Seoul, KR

  • Out of Frame, Interalia Art Company, Seoul, KR

  • Art Hong Kong, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong, CN

  • Galleria Foret, Convention Hall, Gallery Seoul 12, Seoul, KR

  • The Armory Show, International Fair of New Art, Pier 94, New York, NY

  • VIP Art Fair: International Contemporary Art 2.0, organized by James Cohan Gallery, New York, NY, online

  • 2011

    Art Edition, Setec, Seoul, KR

  • Ink Miami Art Fair, Suites of Dorchester, Miami, FL

  • Cross Scape, Jeonbuk Museum of Art, Wanju-gun, KR

  • Seoul Photo Festival, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, KR

  • Cross Scape, Kumho Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea; traveled to GoEun Museum of Photography, Busan, KR

  • Brand New Perspectives, Deutsche Bank, Hong Kong, CN

  • Art Hong Kong, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong, CN

  • Kind Contemporary Art, Gyeonggi Museum of Modern Art, Ansan City, Gyeonggi-do, KR

  • Pulse New York, The Metropolitan Pavilion, New York, NY

  • VIP art fair: International Contemporary Art, PKM gallery, Seoul, KR, online

  • Neo-nomads: What travels with you?, BRIC Rotunda Gallery, New York, NY

  • 2010

    1072 Society Exhibition, Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art, Noel and Kathryn Dickinson Wadsworth Gallery, Auburn, AL

  • PULSE Miami Contemporary Art Fair, The Ice Palace, Miami, FL

  • IFPDA Print Fair, The Park Avenue Armory, New York, NY

  • Cross-Cultural Visions 1950-2010, Seoul Arts Center, Seoul, KR; travelled to Gallery Korea of Korean Cultural Service, New York and Korus House, Washington, DC

  • Daegu Photo Biennale 2010: tru(E)motion, Daegu Culture and Arts Center, Daegu, KR

  • Real Interface, Gana Art Busan, Busan, KR

  • The London Original Print Fair, Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK

  • Mexico Arte Contemproraneo, Centro Banamex, Mexico City, MX

  • Pulse New York Contemporary Art Fair, 330 West Street, New York, NY

  • Dallas Art Fair, Fashion Industry Gallery, Dallas, TX

  • Art Palm Beach: Art+Photography+Design, Palm Beach Convention Center, West Palm Beach, FL

  • Miami International Art Fair, Miami Beach Conventional Center, Miami, FL

  • 2009

    Parallel States, Three Persons' Show, Dean Project, New York, NY

  • PULSE Miami Contemporary Art Fair, The Ice Palace, Miami, FL

  • IFPDA Print Fair, The Park Avenue Armory, New York, NY

  • Antipodes, ICAM | Ieyoung Contemporary Art Museum, Yongin-City, Gyeonggi-do, KR

  • Art Toronto 2009, The 10th Toronto International Art Fair, Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto, Ontario, CA

  • Summer Program Exhibition, Cooper Union School of Art, New York, NY

  • Art Hamptons, The International Fine Art Fair, Bridgehampton Historical Society, Bridgehampton, NY

  • The Photograph as Contemporary Art, Doosan Gallery, Seoul, KR

  • 5 Cubed: Multiplicity of Contemporary Art from South Korea, Mary Ryan Gallery, New York, NY

  • Art 40 Basel, Messe Basel, the Swiss Exhibition Center, Basel, CH

  • NEXT, the Invitational Exhibition of Emerging Art, The Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL

  • Anamnesis and Extrapolation, PKM Gallery Beijing, Beijing, CN

  • Social Soup, EFA Project Space, New York, NY

  • The Armory Show, International Fair of New Art, Pier 94, New York, NY

  • Another Masterpiece, New Acquisitions, Gyeonggi Museum of Modern Art, Ansan City, KR

  • Structural Vision, Carroll Square Gallery, Washington D.C.

  • 2008

    Naturing, MeatMarket Gallery, Washington D.C.

  • Winter Collection, PKM Gallery, Seoul, KR

  • Scope Miami, Wynwood Art District, Miami, FL

  • Asian Contemporary Art Fair, Pier 92, New York, NY

  • KIAF, Korean International Art Fair, COEX Convention and Exhibition Center, Seoul, KR

  • ShContemporary 08, The Asia Pacific Contemporary Art Fair, Shanghai Exhibition Center, Shanghai, CN

  • RED DUST, Atting House, Hong Kong, CN

  • Yeosu International Art Festival, Jinnam Culture and Arts Center, Yeosu, Jeollanam-do, KR

  • Contemporary Photography: Now & New, Gana Art Busan, Busan, KR

  • Scope Hamptons, International Contemporary Art Fair, East Hampton Studios, Wainscott, NY

  • Summer Show, PKM Gallery, Seoul, KR

  • Intersection and Excursion, I-MYU Projects, London, UK

  • Art 39 Basel, Messe Basel, Swiss Exhibition Center, Basel, CH

  • Bridge as Icon, Tabla Rasa Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

  • Treasure in My Mind: Art & Cultural Property, Nam Seoul Annex Building of the Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, KR

  • Auction Byul the 1st Art Auction, Shinsegae Department Store, Seoul, KR

  • China International Gallery Exposition, The China World Trade Center Exhibition Hall, Beijing, CN

  • Figurine, Touchstone Gallery, Washington D.C.

  • Woman: Sacred & Profane, Walter Randel Gallery, New York, NY, US

  • Art Dubai, Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE

  • Seoul Art Fair, Busan Bexco, Busan, KR

  • Photo...Photo?, Gallery Sun Contemporary, Seoul, KR

  • Let a Thousand Flowers Bloom, Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, FR; travelled to Insa Art Centre, Seoul, and Gana Art Busan, Busan, KR

  • The Big and Hip_Korean Photography Now, Gallery Rho, Seoul, KR

  • Visions of Architecture in Contemporary Photography, Cristinerose Contemporary Art, New York, NY

  • 2007

    Sun Contemproray 0708, Gallery Sun Contemporary, Seoul, KR

  • Scope Miami, Wynwood Art District, Miami, FL

  • Photo Miami, International Contemporary Art Fair, Wynwood Art District, Miami, FL

  • Aqua Art Miami, Aqua Hotel, Miami, FL

  • Asian Contemporary Art Fair, Pier 92, New York, NY

  • Seoul Art Fair, Seoul Arts Center, Hangaram Art Museum, Seoul, KR

  • Contemporary Art: "Cutting Edge," Artcurial, Paris, France; travelled to Seoul Auction Center, Seoul, KR

  • Beyond Language-China Japan Korea Multimedia, Soka Art Center, Taipei City, Taiwan and Beijing, CN

  • Peach Flower, Apricot Flower, Changwon Culture and Arts Center, Changwon, Gyeongsangnam-do, KR

  • Scope Hamptons, Hampton Hall, Wainscott, NY

  • Cool Bits, Gallery Sun Contemporary, Seoul, KR

  • Mystery, Frederieke Taylor Gallery, New York, NY

  • Asia Contemporary Art, Christie's Hong Kong, Hong Kong, CN

  • Art Taipei 2007, Taipei World Trade Center, Taipei City, TW

  • Short Stories, The Macy Gallery, New York, NY

  • Scope New York, International Contemporary Art Fair, Damrosch Park at Lincoln Center, New York, NY

  • Photo LA 2007, Santa Monica Civic Center, Santa Monica, CA

  • 2006

    Banquet: A Feast for the Senses, Pacific Asia Museum, Pasadena, CA

  • Seongnam Living Design Festival 2006, Seongnam, KR

  • Media_City Seoul Biennale 2006, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, KR

  • Seoul International Print, Photo & Edition Work Art Fair,Seoul Arts Center, Hangaram Art Museum, Seoul, KR

  • Seoul Art Fair, Seoul Arts Center, Hangaram Art Museum, Seoul, KR

  • Asia Contemporary Exhibition, Bonhams, London, UK

  • Masterpieces of Botanical Illustration, The Honolulu Academy of Arts, Honolulu, HI, US

  • 2005

    my mother, the nazi, the:artist:network, New York, NY

  • Bermuda Triangle, Ambrosino Gallery, North Miami, FL

  • Cinema-Scope, Scope Miami Art Fair, Wynwood Art District, Miami Beach, FL

  • Mixed Bag, ZONE Chelsea Center for the Arts, New York, NY

  • Walking by Cheonggyecheon, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, KR

  • ElectroScape, Shanghai Zendai MoMA, Shanghai, CN

  • Video Pleasures of the East, Worth Ryder Art Gallery, University of California at Berkeley, CA

  • Thesis Show, Yale Art Gallery, New Haven, CT

  • Seoul Exhibition of Young Artists, Seoul Museum of Art, Gyeongheegung Palace Annex, Namseoul Annex, Seoul, KR

  • Drawing & Video Show, Yale Art Gallery, New Haven, CT

  • 2004

    Portrait-Scape, Woo Jae-Gil Art Museum, Gwangju, KR

  • De-Sign, Sadi Gallery, Seoul, KR

  • Norfolk Summer Exhibit, Norfolk Art Gallery, Norfolk, VA

  • Brooklyn Arts Council International Film and Video Festival, Long Island University, Brooklyn, NY

  • MFA Exhibition, Yale Art Gallery, New Haven, CT

  • Ism Gala, Kimmel Center, New York, NY

  • 2003

    Hybrid, Sungkok Art Museum, Seoul, KR

  • Power of the Color, Seoul Arts Center, Seoul, KR

  • Trick, Dongduk Art Gallery, Seoul, KR

  • MFA Exhibition, Yale Art Gallery, New Haven, CT

  • People Who Walk On Water, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, KR

  • New Illusion, Hongik University: University Museum, Seoul, KR

  • New Frontier, Daegu Citizen Center, Daegu, KR

  • 2002

    Hybrid Scape, Gallery Sun & Moon, Seoul, KR

  • The Body Trace, Indeco Cafe Gallery, Seoul, KR

  • Scanned Land, Gallery Boda, Seoul, KR

  • Real, Seocho Visual Art Institute, Seoul, KR

  • Open Code, Ssamzie Space, Seoul, KR

  • Media_City Seoul Biennale 2002, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, KR

  • Retouch, Galerie Koch und Kesslau, Berlin, DE

  • Prints in the Era of Digital Duplications, Kim Nae Hyun Art Gallery, Goyang City, KR

  • First CRASTO Festival, Chung-Ang University, Seoul, KR

  • International Flag Art Festival, SangAmDong Worldcup Park, Seoul, KR

  • Real_Interface, online

  • Bodies & Clothes, Seoul National University Museum of Art, Seoul, KR

  • The Color of Korea, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea; travelled to Aichi Prefectural Musem of Art, Osaka City Museum of Modern Art, and Iwate Museum of Art, JP

  • Online project, Crosstalk

  • SEFORMA2002, Science Center of Yonsei University, Seoul, KR

  • 2001

    Exchange Exhibition, China Central Art Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing

  • History & Consciousness, Seoul National University Museum of Art, Dokdo, Seoul, KR

  • MAAP Festival 2001, Sydney, AU

  • Ugigi, Hello Art Gallery, Seoul, KR

  • 2000

    First Ssamzie Music Video Festival, Ssamzie Space, Seoul, KR

Collections

  • Art Bank, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Gwacheon, KR

  • Artium, Centro-Museo Vasco de Arte Contemporáneo, Vitoria, ES

  • AT&T Headquarters, TX, US

  • Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, US

  • Department of Clinical Psychology and Counseling, Teachers College, Columbia University, NY, US

  • Deutsche Bank Kunst, Hong Kong

  • DLA Piper, New York, NY, US

  • The Fulbright Commission, Korean-American Educational Commission, Seoul, R

  • Gyeonggido Museum of Art, Ansan, Gyeonggido, KR

  • Intercontinental Hotel, Seoul, KR