BIOGRAPHY

Final Modification: 17 April 2017

 

ARTIST

first name: Beomsik
surname: WON

원범식 | 元梵植

wonbeomsik@yahoo.com

 

EDUCATION
2015 HONGIK UNIVERSITY, Seoul, Korea, Doctor course completion
2012 UCL UNIVERSITY-Slade School of Fine Art, London, UK, M.F.A. in Fine Art Media
2008 HONGIK UNIVERSITY, Seoul, Korea, M.F.A. in Photography
1998 KOOKMIN UNIVERSITY, Seoul, Korea, B.F.A. in Metalwork and Jewelry

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2016 [SCENERY 2016], Soohoh Gallery, Sungnam, Korea
2016 [ARCHISCULPTURE 2016], Gallery idm, Busan, Korea
2015 [ARCHISCULPTURE 2015], ILWOO Space, Seoul, Korea
2014 [WONBEOMSIK ART EXHIBITION], Cheongju Art Studio Gallery, Cheongju, Korea
2014 [Archisculpture Collage], Soohoh Gallery, Sungnam, Korea
2014 [Archisculpture Antigravity], Gallery NUDA, Daejeon, Korea
2013 [Archisculpture], Toyota Photo Space, Busan, Korea
2013 [Archisculpture], Gallery Lux, Seoul, Korea
2008 [Dimension Finder], Gallery Lux, Seoul, Korea
2006 [On a Journey], Gallery Gainro, Seoul, Korea

TWO PERSON EXHIBITION
2016 [Sharing the Spotlight], Art Space J, Sungnam, Korea
2015 [MAGIC REALISM], S Plus Gallery, Busan, Seoul, Korea

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017 [Discovery of Play], SODA Museum, Hwaseong, Korea
2017 [MIRACLE CITY], Trinity & Metro Gallery, Seoul, Korea
2016 [HI LIGHT], Gallery Sai, Seoul, Korea
2016 [HOME GROUND], Cheongju Museum of Art, Cheongju, Korea
2016 [Seoul Photo Festival – Seoul New Arirang – Like Thousand Miles of Rivers], Buk Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
2016 [Korea, China, Japan exchange exhibition], Korean Craft Museum, Cheongju, Korea
2016 [CROSS OVER], Gallery index, Seoul, Korea
2016 [BOHNCHANG KOO, DAESOO KIM, BEOMSIK WON photo exhibition], Soohoh Gallery, Sungnam, Korea
2016 [BUNDANG ART FESTIVAL], Korea Institute of Design Promotion, Kakao pangyo, Hyundai Department Store Pangyo, Sungnam, Korea
2016 [The Daegu Photo Biennale – main exhibition], Daegu Culture & Arts Center, Daegu, Korea
2016 [Unlimited Limited], Gallery MARK, Seoul, Korea
2016 [Document, The traces of 10 years, The future of the 10 years], Cheongju Art Studio Gallery, Cheongju, Korea
2016 [Art for my home], Art Space J, Sungnam, Korea
2016 [Special Exhibition by Fine Arts Professors, Sookmyung Women’s University], Moonshin Museum, Seoul, Korea
2016 [PLEASE RETURN TO BUSAN PORT], VESTFOSSEN KUNSTLABORATORIUM, Vestfossen, Norway
2016 [Sensation Photography], Gallery SP, Seoul, Korea
2016 [Soohoh Art Concert], Sungnam Art Centre, Sungnam, Korea
2015 [The stream of Korean contemporary art exhibition – Photography], Gimhae Arts and Sports Center, Gimhae, Korea
2015 [Soohoh Art Concert(The 9th Sharing Love Exhibition)], Hangaram Art Museum 7th room, Seoul Art Center, Seoul, Korea
2015 [Resight Remind], Gallery Lux, Seoul, Korea
2015 [Art Exhibition for Children], Jeonbuk Museum of Art, Wanju, Korea
2015 [Art Space J Show], Art Space J, Sungnam, Korea
2015 [Open Studio Group Show], Cheongju Art Studio, Cheongju, Korea
2015 [Out There], Miboo Art Center, Busan, Korea
2014 [The 8th Sharing Love Exhibition by Soohoh Gallery], Sungnam Art Centre, Sungnam, Korea
2014 [Post-Photo], HoMA, Hongik University, Seoul, Korea
2014 [Lead_ at this moment], Grimson gallery, Seoul, Korea
2014 [J Collections], Art Space J, Sungnam, Korea
2014 [Cheongju Art Studio 8th New Artist Exhibition], Cheongju Art Studio Gallery, Cheongju, Korea
2014 [AMERICAN APERTURE AWARDS, AX3], Photo Independent , Hollywood, USA
2014 [The 5th Soohoh Gallery New Artists Exhibition], Soohoh Gallery, Sungnam, Korea
2013 [DESIRES], Art Space J, Sungnam, Korea
2013 [Dark to Light] by Karen Marr and Laurence Dreyfus, H.M. Tower of London, London, UK
2013 [The Secret Garden]-CHOI&LAGER Project, LE FUR CHOI, Paris, France
2013 [Other spaces: Re-imagining Architecture], Bosse and Baum Art Chelsea, London, UK
2013 [Candid Arts Exhibition-February Show], Candid Arts Trust, London, UK
2012 [Now X Here]-The 5th UK Korean Artists Exhibition, The Korean Cultural Centre, London, UK
2012 [BRUSH], The Greenwold Art, Concrete in Shoreditch, London, UK
2012 [The Salon Art Prize 2012, 2nd], Griffin Gallery, London, UK
2012 [The Recent Graduates’ Exhibition] by Jessica Hall, Battersea Evolution, London, UK
2012 [The Salon Art Prize 2012, 1st], Matt Roberts Arts Gallery, London, UK
2012 [53 Degrees North Exhibition], The New School House Gallery, York, UK
2012 [MFA Fine Art Degree Show 2012], Slade School Of Fine Art-UCL, London, UK
2012 [The AOP Students Awards 2012 Exhibition], Hoxton Gallery, London, UK
2012 [PLACE NOT FOUND], Forman’s Smokehouse Gallery, London, UK
2012 [4482], Bargehouse Gallery, London, UK
2011 [Slade Interim Show], Woburn Square-UCL, London, UK
2008 [Post-Photo], Hongik University and Topohaus Gallery, Seoul, Korea
2007 [Post-Photo], Hongik University and Kwanhoon Gallery, Seoul, Korea
2005 [The 40th Dong-A Newspaper International Photography Exhibition], Ilmin Museum, Seoul, Korea

RESIDENCY PROGRAM
2014-2015 Cheongju Art Studio, Cheongju, Korea

SELECTED AWARDS
2013 Winner, The publication Prize of the 5th ILWOO Photo Awards, ILWOO Foundation and HATJE CANTZ, Korea and Germany
2013 Selected, The 5th Soohoh Gallery New Artists Awards, Soohoh Gallery, Korea
2013 The Top 100 Finalists, ART TAKES PARIS, SEE ME, US
2013 The First Prize(Professional Collage Category), AMERICAN APERTURE AWARDS, US
2013 The First Prize, Gallery Lux Emerging Artists Awards, Gallery Lux, Korea
2013 Selected, Candid Arts Exhibition, Candid Arts Trust, UK
2012 Selected, Now X Here : The 5th UK Korean Artists Exhibition, The Korean Cultural Centre, UK
2012 Selected, The Salon Art Prize, Matt Roberts Arts Gallery, UK
2012 Selected, 53 Degrees North Exhibition Award, The New School House Gallery, UK
2012 The MERIT(first) Prize, The AOP Students Awards, UK
2005 The Silver(second) Prize, The 40th Dong-A Newspaper International Photography Competition, Korea

TEACHING
2017
Part time Lecturer in Hongik University-Seoul
-Artistic Design Studio –Theory and practice of design and photography

Part time Lecturer in Sookmyung Women’s University-Seoul
-Digital Design –Theory and practice of design and digital image
-Digital Graphic Design –Theory and practice of digital graphic work

2016
Part time Lecturer in Hongik University and Graduate School-Seoul
-Artistic Design Studio –Theory and practice of design and photography
-Creative Photography Workshop –Theory and practice of art and photography

Part time Lecturer in Sookmyung Women’s University-Seoul
-Digital Design –Theory and practice of design and digital image

Part time Lecturer in Kookmin University-Seoul
-Photography –Theory and practice of Metalwork and photography

2015
Part time Lecturer in Kookmin University-Seoul
-Photography –Theory and practice of Metalwork and photography

Part time Lecturer in Hongik University-Seoul
-Artistic Design Studio –Theory and practice of design and photography
-Digital Design –Theory and practice of design and digital image

2014
Part time Lecturer in Hongik University-Seoul
-Digital Image –Theory and practice of digital image
-Design Studio –Theory and practice of design and photography

Lecturer in Cheongju cultural industry promotion foundation
-Photography -Theory and practice of photography

2013
Part time Lecturer in Hongik University-Seoul
-Digital Image –Theory and practice of digital image
-Design Studio –Theory and practice of design and photography

2009
Part time Lecturer in Hongik University-Seoul
-Photography –Theory and practice of photography and video

Part time Lecturer in Kookmin University
-Photography –Theory and practice of photography and video

2008
Part time Lecturer in Kookmin University
-Photography –Theory and practice of photography and video

Part time Lecturer in Daewon Science College
-Virtual Space Design 2 –Interior design photography
-Formative arts practice –Digital image

Part time Lecturer in Sangji Youngseo College
-Editorial Design -Theory and practice of book and poster design

SELECTED ARTICLES
2017 [yatzer], Archisculpture: Surreal Collages of Buildings by Beomsik WON, Worldwide
2017 [PHOTODOT], February, Vol. 39, Special interview, Korea
2016 [VOGUE KOREA], No.241, August, VOGUE20, Korea
2016 [ENERZINE]-KHNP Company Magazine, Vol. 3, Sharing the Spotlight Exhibition, Korea
2016 [Sensation Photography]-Photography Magazine, Vol. 2, Street Photography, Korea
2016 [Sajinyesul]-Photography Magazine, Vol 325, May, Cover and FEATURE1, Korea
2016 [The Age of Collage Vol. 2 by gestalten], Archisculpture, Germany
2015 [Lumas Art Magazine], Issue 2, 2015.2016, Archisculpture, Germany
2015 [Lumas Art Magazine], spring:summer, Archisculpture, Germany
2015 [ARCHITECTURAL DIGEST], Archisculpture, USA
2015 [VORMPLATFORM], Dimension Finder, Netherlands
2015 [DESIGNBOOM], Dimension Finder and Archisculpture, Italy
2015 [TK21], No. 44, Archisculpture Antigravity Review by Jean-Louis POITEVIN, France
2015 [TK21], No. 43, Archisculpture Collage Review by Jean-Louis POITEVIN, France
2014 [HYUNDAE MUNHAK literary magazine], No. 719, November, Cover image, Korea
2014 [Monthly Photo], Vol. 561, October, Live Sketch, Korea
2014 [Monthly Photo], Vol. 558, July, SECRET – Photographer’s special travel destinations, Korea
2014 [CUT OUT FOR COLLAGE] published by INDEX BOOK in Spain
2014 [I.T POST, fashion/creative book published in HK], spring/summer. issue 15, Archisculpture Collage, Hong Kong
2014 [Photo Journal], No. 110, Cover image-Archisculpture Antigravity, Korea
2014 [South Square(law firm in London) DIGEST], February, COVER STORY-Archisculpture Project, UK
2014 [Korean Air Sky News], No. 355, People Interview-Archisculpture Project, Korea
2013 [Korea Broadcasting System-Busan, TV Culture], aired on 05 November, Art Interview-Archisculpture Exhibition, Korea
2013 [PHOTO+], Vol 42, October, Exhibition Review, Archisculpture, Korea
2013 [THEOREME-Houze and Lee Project], September, Website, Interview, UK
2013 [RISE ART], September, Website, SPOTLIGHT ON OUR ARTISTS, UK
2013 [VON]-Monthly Photo Digital Magazine, Vol.15, September,  Digital Magazine, Special, Korea
2013 [Sajinyesul]-Photography Art Magazine, Vol.292, August, New Generation, Korea
2013 [Monthly Photo], Vol. 541, February, The photographer’s 2, Korea
2012 [British Journal of PHOTOGRAPHY], Volume 159, Issue No 7802, July, Archisculpture Project, UK
2012 [THE VISUAL ARTBEAT], Issue 9, May-August, Archisculpture 008 on NEW COLLECTIONS, Austria
2012 [π (Pi)]-Magazine of UCL University, Issue 692 March, Archisculpture Project, UK

PUBLICATION
2015 [BEOMSIK WON-ARCHISCULPTURE] by ILWOO Foundation and HATJE CANTZ, Korea and Germany

COLLECTIONS
Daegu Art Museum, Korea
Goeun Museum of Photography, Korea
ILWOO Foundation, Korea
DAELIM Museum, Korea
Cheongju City Hall, Korea
National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Bank, Korea
Gallery [Soohoh], Korea
Gallery [UNION], UK
Gallery [Art Space J], Korea
Law Firm [South Square], UK
Numerous Private Collections