Hyunsook Cho

ABOUT ARTIST

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019   Rethinking Paper : lee & lee Gallery, Los Angeles, California
2015   Drawing the Line: lee & lee Gallery, Los Angeles, California                    
2013   Dialogue with Time: lee & lee Gallery, Los Angeles, California
2012   There to Here: works on paper by Hyunsook Cho: Gallery Dooin, Seoul, Korea
2010   Sketches of China: works on paper by Hyunsook Cho: Pacific Asia Museum, Pasadena, California
1996    Abstract Visions: John N Joe Gallery, Los Angeles, California
1993    One Person Show: LACA Gallery, Los Angeles, California
1990    Becoming: L'Ultima, Santa Monica, California
1985    Landscape: Korean Cultural Service Gallery, Los Angeles, California
           Stone Series: L.A. Artcore Gallery, Los Angeles, California
1982    New Sculpture: L.A. Artcore Gallery, Los Angeles, California
1981    From Representation to Spot: Malibu Beach, California
1978    Connection: Seoul Gallery, Seoul, Korea

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018   Inkeee’s Intermix: Sedona Art Center, Sedona, AZ

2017  10.7.2017: Efatha Art Gallery , Los Angeles, California
         Line Quality: lee & lee Gallery, Los Angeles, California
         KAASC C-Art Museum Exhibition: C- Art Museum, Yangpyeong, Korea
         Eight Contemporary Artists Exhibition: Gallery CLU, Los Angeles, CA

2016   Brand Forty-Four Works on Paper: Brand Library & Art Center, Glendale, CA
          Jubilation: lee & lee Gallery, Los Angeles, California

2014   Transforming Feminisms: South Bay Contemporary, Los Angeles, CA
          Two cities the coexist around the Pacific: Geoje Art center, Geoge, Korea

2013   The 9h GwangHwaMun International Art Festival: SeJong Museum, Seoul, Korea
          Small Works Big Art: lee & lee Gallery, Los Angeles, California

2012   The 8th GwangHwaMun International Art Festival: SeJong Museum, Seoul, Korea
          Clay: Perceptions & Perspective: lee & lee Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2011   Korean American Day Celebration Artists Exhibition: Gallery Western, Los Angesls,CA

2010   Selected of the Selected: Korean Cultural Center, Los Angeles, CA  (juried invitational)
          A Fine Line: Zask Gallery, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
          WeHo@25: Gallery WeHo, West Hollywood, CA (juried invitational)

2009   Cho, Eddings, Gluckstein and Hosmer: Art Rental & Sales Gallery, LACMA, Los Angeles, CA

2008    Stratification: Brand Library Art Galleries, Glendale, CA

2007   Healing: A Cultural Exploration: The Craft and Fork Art Museum, Los Angeles,  CA

2006   Surface tension: Korean Cultural Center, Los Angeles, CA (juried invitational)
          Process: Sarah Lee Artwork & Projects, Santa Monica, CA

2005    30 Artists: Lotus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
           Print Exhibition of 9 Artists: J.D Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2004    International Contemporary Arts: Jeju Contemporary Museum of Art, Jeju, Korea

2002    Seoul Auction: Seoul Auction House, Seoul, Korea
           Formation-Union/Reunion: Santa Fe Community College Visual Arts Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
           S&M/ sublime & mystique: Zone six, Los Angeles, California
           18 Korean American Mid Career Artists Exhibition: Joong- Ang Gallery, L.A., CA

2001    A new Beginning/the NOHO Arts Festival: North Hollywood, California
            Venice Art Walk 2001, Silent Auction: Venice, California

2000    Knowable Objects: Korean Cultural Center, Los Angeles, California  
            (juried invitational)
            Dae Jon/ L.A. Contemporary Art Exhibition-The Homogeneity & Heterogeneity: Dae Jon, Korea
            Spiritual Practices: Rituals, Icons, and Faiths: Korean American Museum, Los Angeles, CA

1999    Millennium Art Exhibition: Modern Art Gallery, Los Angeles, California
            Drawing the Line: Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery, Scripps College, Claremont, CA
            Small Pleasure: Sabina-Lee Gallery, Los Angeles, California
            First Invitational Group Show:  Lotus Gallery, Los Angeles, California

1998    East meet West in the South Bay: Articulture gallery, Hormosa Beach, California
            LA 98: Modern Art Gallery, Los Angeles, California

1996    L.A. Current: The Female Perspective: The Armand Hammer Museum, UCLA Art Rental &Sales Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
            Who’s Afraid of Freedom: Newport Harbor Art Museum, Newport Beach,   California

1995    Blossoms-Drawings by Sculptors: Gallery-4, Los Angeles, CA

1994    Looking East: Irvine Valley College Gallery Hall, Irvin, California
           Heart to Heart/ Five Contemporary artists: Cafe gallery, Los Angeles, California
           L.A. Rhythms: Spring Street Gallery, Los Angeles, California
           Organized Nature: Korean cultural Center, Los Angeles, California
           The Asian Spirit in Contemporary California Art: Occidental College The Liberal    Arts Gallery,Los Angeles, CA

1993    Watts Third World Art Festival:  Los Angeles, California

1991    Subtle Extreme: Gallery 5, Santa Monica, California
           Arte Contemporanea de Corea: Museum of Modern Art, Mexico City, Mexico
           The New Abstraction of the 90's: Gallery 175, Laguna Beach, California
           California Drawing Show: Andrew-shire Gallery, Los Angeles, California
           The Exhibition of Korean Artists In Other Countries: Kum Ho Museum, Seoul, Korea

1990    Asian-American Artists in Los Angeles - 'L.A. Open Festival': Korean Cultural Service Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
           Expo 90/ Tower of Life: Osaka, Japan
           The Soul: Minus Zero Gallery, Torrance, California
           East Meets West/Message form Los Angeles Artists: Ginza Gallery, Tokyo & Nagoya,  Japan

1989   All City Art Open: Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
          Pacific Rim Between Time and Space: Den Art Salon, Los Angeles, CA
          Two Women Show: Steve Hazard Gallery, Venice, California
          L.A. Artists/ Mail Art from Los Angeles: Ginza Gallery, Tokyo & Nagoya, Japan

1988   Revelations: Art Rental & Sales Gallery, L.A. County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA

1987    Exchange Exhibitions: Art Cosmos Center, Seoul, Korea

1986    Cho, Wheeler, Wood: L.A. Artcore Gallery, Los Angeles, California
           Dimensions of Mystery: Century Gallery, Sylmar, California
           Common Ground: Brockman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
           Cross Pollination: Bridge Gallery, City Hall, & Women's Building Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1984    1st Annual Sculpture Show: Long Beach Art Gallery, Long Beach, California
           Korean Women Artists: The Woman’s Building Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
           Korean-American Expressions: University Art Gallery, Cal State University, Dominguez Hills, California
           12th Annual Juried Arts Exhibition: Hill Country Arts Foundation Gallery, Hill Country, Texas
           L.A. 84 Brand Exhibitions: Brand Gallery, Glendale, California
           The Asian Spirit in Contemporary Art: M.M. Shino Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1983    The 2nd Annual Invitational Current Korean-American Sensibilities:
           Korean Cultural Service Gallery, New York, New York
           Basic Black & White: Century Gallery, Sylmar, California
           The North American Sculpture Exhibitions: Foothills Art Center, Foothills,     Colorado
           The Exhibition of Asian American Artists in L.A.: Gallery Scope, Los Angeles, CA
           Four Korean Women Artists: Eighth Street Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
           Pacific Regional '83: Old Cabrillo Museum, San Pedro, California

1982    LACKA Exhibition: Sam Il Gallery, Los Angeles, California
           Three Person Show: L.A. Artcore Gallery, Los Angeles, California
           LACKA Exhibition: 1-16 Gallery, Los Angeles, California
           Hayward Area Forum of the Arts: Hayward, California
           Research and Exhibition of Korean Modern Artists: Hae Young Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1981    Winter in Sinchon: Sinchon, Seoul, Korea

1980    Yun Ji Exhibition: Fine Art Gallery, Seoul, Korea
           77 Exhibition: Fine Art Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1978    Seven Meter Street: Seoul Gallery, Seoul, Korea
           Pusan Contemporary Exhibition: Pusan City Hall, Pusan, Korea
           6th Indepenants: The National Museum of Modern Arts, Seoul, Korea
           3-D Exhibition: Seoul Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1977    772 Exhibition: Seoul Gallery, Seoul, Korea
           771 Exhibition: Publication Culture Hall Gallery, Seoul, Korea

 

ENVIRONMENTAL ART/INSTALLATIONS

1988    Inn keeping - Hope: Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
           Tower of Belief: Korean Cultural Service Gallery & Ardmore Park, Los Angeles, CA
1987    Tower of Belief - Asian Eyes: Wallenboyd Theatre, Los Angeles, CA

 

SELECTED PUBLICATION

2000    Knowable Objects by Jungsup Kim Korea Times December 7
1996    Korean-American Artists in California by Collette Chattopadhyay Asian Art News May/June
           Art/ Pick of the Week by Peter Frank L.A. Weekly May 10
           The Heart of Paintbrush Diplomacy by Tom Plate L.A. Times April 30
           When East Collides with West by Cathy Curtis L.A. Times March 26
1994    Works by Asian artists shown at Irvine Valley The Irvin World News Dec.29
1991    Light and Hope of the Future Through Art The Coastline News March 1
1990    The New South Bay Art Scene by Michael Hamer South Bay Lifestyle Sept. 1
1989    Interview With the Artist by Eun Joo Kim Korea Times L.A. Edition May 25
1987    At the Gallery by Young Jae Kim Korea Times L.A. Edition May 25
           Review Korea Herald Sept. 1
1986    Critics Choice by Marge Bulmer L.A. Reader Sept. 19
1985    Artweek June 1
1984    Asian Artists; Asian Art by William Hemmerdinger Korean Culture December
           Art News Josine Lanco-Starrels Los Angeles Times Nov. 18
           Palos Verdes Peninsula Lively Arts Richard Esposito Nov. 15

 

AWARDS / PUBLIC ART

2016    A-1 Pacific Beach Self Storage: (2740 Garnet Ave. San Diego, CA 92109)
2010    Ronald Tutor Campus Center, University of southern California: Art & Trojan
           Traditions Call for Art Community Winner
2003    Hacienda Condo Art Project: (1146 N. Hacienda Place W. Hollywood, CA)
           Taking Flight: Migration Dreams/ the Past, Present, and Future of Immigration in
           Koreatown: Koreatown Galleria (3250 W. Olympic Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90006)
           A-1 Self Storage: (5310 Vineland Ave. N. Hollywood, CA 91601)
2002    NoHo Regional Arts Council
           NoHo Arts District Streetscape Improvements Project
2001    Valley South Regional Arts Council  Chandler Outdoor Gallery: (10822 Chandler Blvd. N. Hollywood, CA 91601)
1986    Cross Pollination, Publishing grant

 

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

BFA Hong-Ik University of Fine Art, Seoul Korea
Drawing/Painting
MFA California State University Long Beach
Drawing/Painting
American Animation Institute
Animation
University of California Los Angeles
Architecture and Design