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EDUCATION

  • 2018 M.Div / University of Toronto, Knox College, Toronto, Canada / Master of Divinity (Honours)
  • 2008 MRE / University of Toronto, Knox College, Toronto, Canada / Religious Education
  • 1999 BFA / Korea University, Seoul, Korea / Painting & Drawing
  • 2008-9 Advanced standing student program / Ontario College of Art and Design, Toronto, Canada
  • 2003 Part Time / Thompson Rivers University, Kamloops, Canada / Art History & Ceramic
  • 2000 Completion / Joong Ang Computer Science College, Korea / Web Design

SOLO EXHIBITS (Selected)

  • 2016 Little Trinity Church, Toronto, Canada
  • 2013 Pilgrim Gallery M, Thornhill, ON, Canada
  • 2012 Yet I Sing a New Song
  • ----- The Blue Mountain Foundation for the Arts Centre, Collingwood, Canada
  • ----- Mill Pond Gallery, Richmond Hill, Canada
  • ----- The Lindsay Gallery, Lindsay, Canada
  • ----- Galleria 814, Toronto, Canada
  • ----- Skylight Gallery, Aurora, Canada
  • 2011 Laugh Until I Cry
  • ----- McKay Art Centre, Markham, Canada
  • ----- Mill Pond Gallery, Richmond Hill, Canada
  • 2010 Studies in Heavenly Things
  • ----- AWOL Gallery, Toronto, Canada
  • ----- Rotunda Gallery at City Hall, Kitchener, Canada
  • ----- Southlake Art Gallery, Newmarket, Canada
  • ----- Neilson Park Creative Centre, Etobicoke, Canada
  • 2009 I Come to the Garden Alone
  • ----- Art Gallery of the Republic Korean Consulate, Toronto, Canada
  • ----- Knox College, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
  • ----- Southlake Art Gallery, Newmarket, Canada
  • 2002 Meditation, The 1st Solo Exhibition, One Life Church Gallery, Korea

GROUP EXHIBITS (Selected)

  • 2013 Korea-Canada Contemporary Art Exhibition, Seoul, Korea
  • ----- Art Expo (Korea-Canada Contemporary Art Exhibition), Toronto, Canada
  • ----- Good Art Group Exhibition, Gallery 1313, Toronto, canada
  • 2012 Visualizing Soul, Tenri Gallery, New York City, New York, USA
  • ----- ArtBeats, McKay Art Centre, Markham, ON, Canada
  • ----- RHGA Outreach Show, Markham Theatre for Performing Arts, Markham, Canada
  • ----- Inspiration, Mill Pond Gallery, Richmond Hill, Canada 
  • ----- The Hope among Us - Good Art Group Exhibition, Art Square Gallery, Toronto, Canada
  • ----- Passion & Compassion, Cedar Ridge Creative Centre, Scarborough, Canada 
  • 2011 Imagination, Mills Pond House Gallery, St. James, New York, USA
  • ----- Good Art Good Soul - Good Art Group Exhibition, Twist Gallery, Toronto, Canada
  • ----- AFAC - Artist Conference and Art Show, Metro Hall, Toronto, Canada
  • ----- Refugee Rights Day Art Show, Toronto City Hall Rotunda Gallery, Toronto, Canada
  • ----- Tradition in Dialog, Wycliffe College, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
  • ----- Merging and Emerging Exhibition, The Etobicoke Civic Centre Art Gallery, Etobicoke, Canada
  • ----- 2011 Artcure Exhibition, Aurora Cultural Centre, Aurora, canada
  • ----- Heritage Day Festival, Yonge st., Richmond Hill, Canada 
  • ----- Life, Voice, Desert - Good Art Group Exhibition, Artscape Triangle Gallery, Toronto, Canada
  • ----- Floral Show, Mill Pond Gallery, Richmond Hill, Canada
  • ----- New Creations, RPC Art Gallery, Toronto, Canada 
  • ----- Nature’s Expressions, Mill Pond Gallery, Richmond Hill, Canada
  • ----- Salon de Canada- Canada & Korea contemporary Artists Show, Dosan Art Gallery, Toronto, CA
  • ----- Autumn Colours, Mill Pond Gallery, Richmond Hill, Canada
  • ----- In Transition, McKay Art Centre, Unionville, Canada
  • ----- Creativity Connected, Richmond Hill Centre for the performing Arts, Richmond Hill, Canada
  • 2010 Spirit of the Thing, New Gallery, Toronto, Canada
  • ----- Changing the Picture - jhr’s inaugural Art Auction, Propeller Art Gallery, Toronto, Canada
  • ----- ABC: Anything but Canvas, Snowball Gallery, Toronto, Canada
  • ----- 2010 Canadian National Exhibition, Exhibition Place, Toronto, Canada
  • ----- Gospel in the Emerging Culture - CCTP Art show, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
  • ----- Biannual Juried Exhibition, Grimsby Public Art Gallery, Grimsby, Canada
  • ----- Washi: Remember When..., Launch Projects Gallery, Toronto, Canada
  • ----- microMACRO, OCAD Gallery, Toronto, Canada
  • ----- Nature’s Expressions, Mill Pond Gallery, Richmond Hill, Canada
  • ----- Holiday Small Works Salon, Loop Gallery, Toronto, Canada
  • 2009 Genesis, Group Show, McKay Art Centre, Markham, Canada
  • ----- Winter Group Show, Gallery Hittite, Toronto, Canada
  • ----- Mistletoe Magic, John B. Aird Gallery, Toronto, Canada
  • ----- OACF Auction, Bata Shoe Museum, Toronto, Canada
  • ----- Fall Festival of the Arts- Genesis Now, Rosedale Church Gallery, Toronto, Canada
  • ----- 09 Uxbition Juried Art Show, The Town Council Chambers, Uxbridge, Canada
  • ----- Impact 2009, Neilson Park Creative Centre, Etobicoke, Canada
  • ----- Art Aurora 2009, Aurora Town Hall, Aurora, Canada
  • ----- Art Needs- Scarborough Arts Council‏ Exhibition, Hin-Shiu Hung Art Gallery, Toronto, Canada
  • 2000 1st Exhibition of Neo-Wave Photography, Gallery Doll, Seoul, Korea
  • 1999 BFA Graduation Exhibition, Korea University Gallery, Korea
  • 1998 Cultural - Fine Arts Exhibition, Mun-Hwa Gallery, Seoul, Korea
  • ----- Korea - Fine Arts Exhibition, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
  • ----- Annual Juried Art Show, Se-Jong University Gallery, Seoul, Korea
  • 1997 New World - Arts Exhibition, New World Art Gallery, Seoul, Korea
  • 1996 Sang - Fine Arts Exhibition, Sang Art Gallery, Seoul, Korea

COLLECTIONS

  • Cancer Centre at Southlake Regional Health, Newmarket, Canada
  • Centre Astra Zeneca Canada Inc., Mississauga, Canada
  • Wasilewski Professional Corporation, Toronto, Canada
  • Stonegate Private Counsel, Toronto, Canada 
  • Yum-Kwang Presbyterian Church, Markham, Canada
  • Knox Collage, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
  • Vaughan Community Church, Vaughan, Canada
  • Various private collections in Canada, Korea, China and Africa

AWARD & GRANT

  • 2013 Ontario Arts Council, Exhibition Assistant Grant
  • 2012 Ontario Arts Council, Exhibition Assistant Grant
  • 2012 Winner of juried Competition, MGA, Markham, Canada
  • 2012 Participated as a judge for the competition of "Book as Muse" in Markham

ARTIST TALK

  • 2012 Artist Talk with Exhibition, Lindsay Gallery, Lindsay, Canada
  • 2012 Artist Talk with Exhibition, The Blue Mountain Foundation for the Arts Centre, Collingwood, Canada

PUBLICATIONS

  • Featured in the magazine of Presbyterian Record, A Short Article in the June Issue, Toronto, 2010
  • Featured in the Ottawa Citizen, The Search for Meaning by Jennifer Green, Ottawa, 2010
  • Featured in the magazine of Presbyterian Record, illustration for the Feb. issue, Toronto, 2010
  • Featured in the Untitled Magazine Vol.2. This year’s issue. OCAD, Toronto. 2009.
  • Featured in the magazine of Presbyterian Record, illustration for the Oct. issue, Toronto, 2009

BROADCAST INTERVIEW

  • Kawartha Lakes Mums TV, Lindsay, Canada, Jun. 2012
  • Arirang KOREA TV, Toronto, Canada, Sep. 2009

CATALOGUES

  • Salon de Canada- Canada & Korea contemporary Artists Show, Dosan Art Gallery, Toronto, Canada, 2011
  • Merging and Emerging Exhibition, The Etobicoke Civic Centre Art Gallery, Etobicoke, Canada, 2011
  • Studies in Heavenly Things, Neilson Park Creative Centre, Etobicoke, Canada, 2010
  • Biannual Juried Exhibition, Grimsby Public Art Gallery, Grimsby, Canada, 2010
  • I Come to the Garden Alone, Art Gallery of the Korean Consulate, Toronto, Canada, 2009
  • The 1st Solo Exhibition, One Life Church Gallery, Bun-Dang, Korea, 2002
  • 1st Exhibition of Neo-Wave Photography, Gallery Doll, Seoul, Korea, 2000
  • BFA Graduation Exhibition, Korea University Gallery, Seoul, Korea, 1999      

NEWSPAPER REVIEWS

  • Kawartha Lakes This Week, Lindsay, Canada, Jun. 2012
  • Korea Times Daily, Toronto, Canada, 2012 & & Aug. 2013
  • The Sisa Hankyoreh News, Toronto, Canada, Mar. 2012 & Aug. 2013
  • The Sisa Hankyoreh News, Toronto, Canada, Jan. & June & July 2011
  • Korea Times Daily, Toronto, Canada, Jan. & June & July 2011
  • Korea Central Daily, Toronto, Canada, , Aug. & Sep. 2009.& Jan. 2011
  • Christian world, Toronto, Canada, Jan. & June & July 2011 & & Aug. 2013
  • The Sisa Hankyoreh News, Toronto, Canada, Mar & May. 2010.
  • Korea Central Daily, Toronto, Canada, Mar. & May. 2010.
  • Korea Times Daily, Toronto, Canada, Mar. & May. 2010./ Christian world, Toronto, Canada, Mar. 2010.
  • Dong-Po News, Toronto, Canada, Sep. 2009 / Korea Times Daily, Toronto, Canada, Jul. & Sep. 2009.
  • The Sisa Hankyoreh News, Toronto, Canada, Aug. & Sep. 2009.
  • Christian world, Toronto, Canada, Aug. 2009. / Korea Central Daily, Toronto, Canada, Jul. 2009.