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Curatorial Projects

2019 'Aesthetics of Human Relations'
Site Eight Gallery, RMIT University Melbourne-RMIT:ART:INTERSECT Curatorial Internship
2019 'I, there, here'
Solo Curated Photographic Exhibition, Ladder Art Space Melbourne
2017 'Passage to Pusan'
Commissioned as a curator and solo arist, Korean Cultural Centre Sydney Australia
2015 'Cadavre Exquis'
Creative collaboration with diverse cultural background artists, Accelerator Gallery, Culture at Works, Sydney Australia

Awards

2016 Blacktown City Art Prize
2016 MAMA Art Foundation National Photography Prize
2014/2016/2018 DUO Magazine Percival Photographic Portrait Prize
2014 24th Muswellbrook Photographic Award, Australia
2014 Chippendale New World Art Prize
2012 Gosford Art Prize, Australia
2012 Josephine Ulrick and Win Schubert Photography Award, Australia
2012 6th International Art Prize Arte Laguna, Venice Italy
2012 Moran Contemporary Photographic Prize Semi-finalist, Australia
2011 Mount Eyre Art Prize 2011
2010 BSG Small Works Prize, Acquisition award, Australia
2009 Moran Contemporary Photographic Prize Semi-finalist, Australia
2008 Olive Cotton Award for Photographic Portraiture, Australia
2008/2009/2010/2011/2012 Waverley Art Prize, Sydney, Australia
2002 Fuji Photography Contest, Seoul, Korea

Exhibitions

2020 12 'Mask' Mapping Melbourne 2020-21, MAV (Multicultural Arts Victoria).
2020 05 'Erasure' Assembly Point (online), VCA, University of Melbourne.
2019 11-12 'HOLY, HONEST, CONFLUENCES' ACU Melbourne Gallery.
2019 02-03 'Love Letters To Feminisms' Trocadero Art Space Melbourne.
2019 02 Solo curated exhibition 'I, there, here' Ladder Art Space Melbourne.
2017 11 Travelling Exhibition 'Passage to Pusan' Hedley Bull Atrium ANU Canberra.
2017 11 'Air' Creative Sapce, Sydney.
2017 06~08 'Passage to Pusan' Korean Cultural Centre Sydney Australia.
2016 06 'Metropolis' Art Space on the Concourse, Sydney.
2016 02 'Twenty Twenty' The Old Rum Store, Chippendale, Sydney Lunar New Year Festival.
2015 11~12 'ART+NATURE+SCIENCE 2010-2015' Culture at Work, Sydney.
2015 10~11 'Awagami International Miniature Print Exhibition' The hall of Awa Japanese Handmade Paper, Japan.
2015 02~03 'Cadavre Exquis' Accelerator Gallery, Sydney.
2015 02~03 'Chinese New Year Interpretations' Art Studios Gallery, Gosford NSW.
2014 12 ~ 2015 01 'Miniprint Exhibition' ArtSmart Fine Art Gallery, Sydney.
2014 05~07 DUO Magazine Percival Photographic Portrait Prize, Pinnacles Gallery,Townsville Queensland.
2014 05 'Chippendale New World Art Prize' NG Art Carlton street Pop-up Gallery,Sydney.
2014 06 'Elements' Warringah Creative Space, Sydney.
2014 04 'Art in Threads' ,Brand X Gallery,The Central Sydney.
2014 01~02 'Crossing Boundaries 2014' Sydney Town Hall. Lunar New Year Festival.
2013 11 'GCF Green-growth International Art Exhibition',Incheon Culture & Art Center, South Korea.
2013 09 'Fringe Arts at the Forum', The Italian Forum Cultural Centre, Sydney.
2013 06~07 'Marked by Water' Curve Gallery, Newcastle & Warringah Printmakers Studio Gallery, Sydney.
2013 05 'PerCePtion' , Balmain Watch House Gallery, Sydney.
2012 09 'Fringe Arts at the Forum', The Italian Forum Cultural Centre, Sydney.
2012 07~09 'Leave Nothing But Prints', Manly Art Gallery & Museum, Australia
2012 06 'MAN:GAE', NSW Parliament House, Sydney.
2012 03~04 6th International Art Prize Arte Laguna, Arsenale, Venice Italy.
2012 03~05 Josephine Ulrick and Win Schubert Photography Award, Gold Coast City gallery.
2011 06~07 'Mount Eyre Art Prize 2011', Rex Livingstone gallery, Sydney.
2011 05~06 'Medium Vinyl 2011', Hardwear gallery, Sydney.
2011 04~05 'Together in Harmony for 50 years', Korea Foundation Cultural Center, Seoul Korea.
2011 04~05 'Awake' group exhibition, Bom gallery, Seoul Korea.
2011 01~02 'Photography 11A' group exhibition, Brunswick street gallery, Melbourne.
2010 11~12 'Beyond the surface of the page', Marianne Newman gallery, Sydney.
2010 07 Warringah Art Prize, Artfocus Gallery, Sydney.
'Placemarker',Warringah printmakers studio, Sydney.
2008 09 'Urban Dreaming', Toyota community spirit gallery,Sydney.
2008. 11 'Bella' Changeable art exhibition, North Sydney Community centre, Sydney.
2008. 12 'Into Intaglio' Regard gallery, Sydney.
2008 08~09 Olive Cotton Award,Tweed River Art Gallery,Australia.
2008. 03 2008 Festival Art Awards, Cowra Regional Art Gallery, Australia.
2008. 01 Group Selection, Gallery 26, Sydney.
2006. 05~06 Kodak Photo Salon, Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne.
2005. 12 New Collectable Auction, First Site RMIT Union Gallery, Melbourne.

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Soyoun Kim

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Acquisitions

2010 Photographic salt print 'Untitled 1','Untitled 2', Brunswick street gallery from BSG Small Works Prize
2010 Etching 'Warringah, sign of rain', Warringah council from 'Placemarker' Warringah printmakers exhibition

Publication

2017 SBS Radio Korean Interview for 'Passage to Pusan'
2015 SBS Radio Korean Interview for 'Cadavre Exquis'
2015 Aesthetica Art Prize Anthology 'Future Now', UK
2014 Crikey Art Review for 'Crossing Boundaries'
2013 Black & White Magazine issue 95 Single Image Contest Winners special issue, USA

Education

2020 Current, Master of Contemporary Art, VCA, University of Melbourne.
2019 Master of Arts Management (Distinction), RMIT University.