Chung, Sanggon  (Born 1963)

chungsanggon@gmail.com

sanggonchung@gmail.com

cho368@hanmail.net

https://sanggonchung.com

 

EDUCATION

2006-08 Ph.D course in Visual Culture Study program, Korea University, Korea

1991 M.F.A., in Painting, Seoul National University, Korea

1987 B.F.A., in Painting, Seoul National University, Korea


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017 'Minuscape' (Tong-In Auction Gallery)

2017 'Minuscape' (Cyart Gallery)

2016 'Minuscape' (Samtoh Gallery)

2016 'Skin Deep' (Gallery3)

2015 'Skin Deep' (Haslla Museum)

2014 ‘Skin deep’ (Imazoo Gallery, Korea)

2013 ‘Skin deep’ (Lee Gallery BERLIN, Germany)

2013 ‘Skin deep’ (Samtow Gallery, Korea)

2012 ‘Skin deep : Re-reading landscape’ (Kumsan Gallery, Korea)

2011 'Re-reading landscape' (Gallery bd)

2010 'Re-reading landscape' (Gallery GASAN)

2009 'Minuscape' (Cyart Gallery, Seoul)

2008 ‘Quotation-Reading’ (Folio Gallery, Texas, USA)

2006 ‘Quotation-Reading’ (Topohaus, Korea)

2006 Chung, Sanggon’s solo exhibition (ACC Gallery, NJ, USA)

2006 ‘Quotation’ (Gallery Andante, Korea)

2004 ‘Dark Sea’ (Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, Japan)

2004 ‘Quotation’ (Gallery 21+Yo, Tokyo, Japan)

2003 ‘Quotation-Reading’ (Kumsan Gallery, Korea)

2003 ‘Quotation’ (Seoul Print Art Fair, Kumsan Gallery, Korea)

2001 ‘Quotation-My Daily Life…’ (Gallery Wooduk, Korea)

2001 Grand prix winner of the 11th triennial (Tallinn City Gallery, Estonia)

1999 ‘Phenomenon’ (Pyo Gallery, Korea)

1999 MANIF SEOUL ’99 (Seoul Arts Center, Korea)

1997 ‘Radiation-Phenomenon’ (Icon Gallery, Korea)

1996 ‘Radiation’ (Boda Gallery, Korea)

1994 ‘Radiation’ (Icon Gallery, Korea)

1993 ‘Radiation’-Painting & Drawing (Pyo Gallery, Korea)

1993 Korea Art Fair (Seoul Arts Center Pyo Gallery, Korea)

1992 ‘Radiation’-Painting & Lithograph (Sinsegae Gallery, Korea)

1991 ‘Ventilation’ (Sagak Gallery, Korea)

1990 M.F.A Thesis Show (Kwanhoon Gallery, Korea)

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017 Layers and Spaces, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Gwacheon, Korea

2017 Korean Contemporary Art in New York, MOKAH Museum, NY

2017 The Spirit of Painting, Gallery Dongduk, Korea

2017 Nature Attitude, AnC Gallery, Korea

2016 Dedication, Hakgojae Gallery, Korea

2016 Red, Gallery Marron, Korea

2015 Korea Galleries Art Fair 2015, Keumsan Gallery, Korea

2015 The Winners - Tallinn Print Triennial, Vilnius Graphic Art Centre, Estonia

2015 Spheres of TAO, Far East Graphics, Poland

2015 scope miami 2014, Kashya Hilderbrand Gallery

2014 Nowhere Land, Gallery3, Korea

2014 Making Print : Print Making, KDB Artscape, Korea

2013 Makers in Print (Inova Gallery, USA)

2012 2012 Korean Contemporary Artists (Dongduk Art Gallery, Korea)

2012 Printmaking and communication (Gyeonghuigung Annex building of the Seoul Museum of Art, Korea)

2012 The Big Ones (International centre of Graphic Arts, Slovenia)

2011 Yangpyeong Eco Art Festival 2011 (Yangpyeong Art Museum, Korea)

2011 Korean Art Show (Soho, NY)

2011 A Global Mail Art Collaboration : For Love Not Money (Tallinn, Estonia)

2010 KIAF (Gallery Gasan, Kumsan Gallery, COEX, Korea)

2010 Two folds of negatives -against clarity (Gallery Chosun, Korea)

2010 SOAF (Gallery Gasan, COEX, Korea)

2009 interpret inter-print (Gallery IX, Hungary)

2009 Coner to Coner: Urban Poster Explosion (Columbia College, Chicago, USA)

2006 ‘Dual Scenery’ (Artcom Center, NJ, U.S.A)

2006 ‘MediaEdge’ -From the Movable Image (Sadi Space Gallery, Korea)

2005-2008 Seoul Print (TopoHaus, Moran Gallery, CYART Gallery, Korea)

2004 Beyond the Digital Surface (Ewha Gallery, Korea)

2004 Umbra (Yooartspace, Sungkok Art Museum, Korea)

2003 The Vague Scene (Yoo Art Space, Korea)

2001 Je Ju Wetland Art (Sejong Gallery, Je Ju Island, Korea)

2000 Hello! Art, Hello! Computer (helloart.com Gallery, Korea)

2000 Landscape and Place (Gyeonggi Cultural Center, Korea)

1999 Korean Contemporary Printmaking (National Museum of Printmaking, Spain)

1998-2008 The Spirit of Painting (Fine Art Center, Seoul Art Center, Moran Gallery etc, Korea)

1998 Inter-Kontakt-Grafik, Inter’ Triennial of Prints (Czech)

1995 Human & Technology -Technology Art (DongA Gallery, Korea)

1994 Seoul-NYmAX medial -High Tech Art in Korea (Anthology film Archives, NY, USA)

1994 Computer Printmaking (Chungnam Gallery, Korea)

1992 The Cross Section of the Korean Contemporary Painting (Pyo Gallery, Korea)

1993 The 40 Years of Korean Contemporary Printmaking (National Museum of Contemporary Art, Korea)

1990 Edition-50, Printmaking in daily life (Sinseagae Gallery, Korea)

1989-1991 PRINT MEDIA (Total Gallery, Sonamu Gallery, Kwan Hoon Gallery etc, Korea)

1989 Logos & Patos (Kwan Hoon Gallery, Korea)

 

SELECTED AWARDS

2007 International Prints Triennial Oldenburg (Germany) Prize of City of Mayor of Oldenburg

2007 14th Tallinn Print Triennial, (Estonia) 3 Equal Prize

2004 13th Tallinn Print Triennial, (Estonia) 3 Equal Prize

2000 Cracow International Prints Triennial, (Poland) Regular Prize.

1999 Ljubljana International Biennial of Graphic Art, (Slovenia) Grand Prize

1998 11th Tallinn Print Triennial, (Estonia) Grand Prize

1997 Cracow International Prints Triennial, (Poland) Regular Prize.

1996 Seoul International Prints Biennial, Purchase prize.

1992 Dong-A Fine Arts Festival, First Prize.

1990 Korean Contemporary Prints Public Subscription, First Prize.

1990 The 9th Korean Grand Arts Exhibition, Second Prize.

1990 Space International Miniature Prints Biennial, Grand Prize.

 

SELECTED PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

The National Museum of Contemporary Art (Korea)

Seoul Museum of Art (Korea)

Municipal Museum of Arts (Hungary)

The Korea Development Bank (Korea)

International Centre of Graphic Arts (Ljubljana)

The Art Museum of Estonia (Tallinn)

HanWhan Museum (Korea)

British Museum (Great Britain)