Hyobin Kwon

EDUCATION

                                                                                        

PhD , Chinese painting, The China Academy of Art, Hangzhou, China, 2009                        

First foreign person to obtain a doctorate in Chinese bird-and-flower painting Art History in China

MFA , Chinese painting, The China Academy of Art, Hangzhou, China, 2004

BFA , Calligraphy Major, Kei Myung University, Daegu, Korea, 2000

 

AFFILIATION

                                                                                 

New York Korean Artist Association, President

Korean American Cultural Arts Foundation USA (KACAF), Chairman of

the Asian Painting Subcommittee

Member of the Korea Literary Painting Association

Member and translator of West Lake International Artists Association

Painter, Research Institute of Chinese painting art of West Lake, Hangzhou, China

Member of Asian Art Association

ew York Chashama Studio, Artist-in-residence

 

Instructor at Zhejiang Yuexiu University of Foreign Languages (Korean) 2005-2008

Instructor at Sarah’s Art School, New Jersey (Calligraphy, Asian painting ) 2015-

Instructor at Remnant Church Korean School (Calligraphy, Asian painting) 2016-

Instructor at Borough of Manhattan Community College (CUNY) 2017

Instructor at Korean Culture Center (Calligraphy) 2017-

Prof. of  RUTGERS University 2019-

 

 

SOLO  EXHIBITIONS

2021 'Healing in City' Solo Exhibition Collaboration with Architect Simon Shim, Kate Oh Gallery, New York                                                                                    

2020  'Inspiration of Ink' Inviting Solo Exhibition,

      Leonard J. Hansen Gallery at the Englewood Public Library, New Jersey

 

2018  'Blue and White Impressions II' Solo Exhibition, Chashama Gallery, New York

 

2016  The Lotus & Water Lily Festival Inviting Solo Exhibition, Washington DC

 

2015  'JARS and MEMORIES' Solo Exhibition, SIA NY Gallery, New York  

 

2012  Korean American Senior Citizen Association of New Jersey Inviting Solo Exhibition,

      Pine Plaza & Korean American Senior Citizen Association Committee Art Hall, New Jersey

 

2010  ‘A window into Korea’ Solo Exhibition, Jing Dian Art Gallery, Beijing, China

 

2009  ‘Blue and White Impressions’ Solo Exhibition, TangYun Art Gallery, Hangzhou, China 

GROUP  EXHIBITIONS    

                                                                                  

2019  'ANIMA MUNDI' Itsliquid International Art Festival, Venice, Italy

 

2019  'KFAA International Art Exchange Exhibition', Kimboseong Art Center, Seoul, Korea
 

2019  'Liaison II' Group Exhibition, Kate Oh Gallery, New York

 

2019  The 12th YESAMO Invitational Art Exhibition, Jersey City Hall, New Jersey

 

2019  'SOSABUL Art Festival', Pyeong Taek Ho Art Gallery, Pyeong Taek

 

2019  'Seas Trees Birds & Bees' , Rainforest Art Foundation, New York

 

2019  'Chicago Korean Art Exhibition' 116th Anniversary of Korean American Day Cultural Celebration Exhibition, Richard J. Daley Civic Center, Chicago

 

2018  'All Art under the Sun' 90th Anniversary of China Academy of Art and 40th Anniversary of Education for Overseas students Exchange Exhibition, Hangzhou

 

2018  'MOSAIC IV' Korean-New York Artist Group Exhibition, Riverside Gallery, New Jersey

 

2018  'Around Us' Group Exhibition, Kate Oh Gallery, New York

 

2018  The 11th YESAMO Invitational Art Exhibition, Jersey City Hall, New Jersey

 

2018  Sarah's Art School Annual Group Exhibition, Palisades Park Public Library, New Jersey

 

2018  'KACAL Together, LA' Annual Exhibition, The Korea Daily Cultural Center, Los Angeles

 

2018  'Jazz Night & Art Show" Invitation Exhibition, Korean Culture Center, New York

 

2017  'The Line of Korea' the 12th KACAF International Art Competition Selected Exhibition, K&P   Gallery, New York

 

2017  'Korea Art & Soul' Korean-American Culture Art Festival Inviting Exhibition, Historic Old School, Maryland

 

2017  'MOSAIC III' Korean-New York Artist Group Exhibition, MOKAH Gallery, New York

 

2017  'The 24th Korea Art International Grand Exhibition', Seoul, Korea

 

2016  Asia Contemporary Art Show Hong Kong 2016, Conrad Hong Kong, Hong Kong

 

2016  'Minimal Art Pop-Up store' Art Show, K&P Gallery, New York

 

2016  'SHARE' IDA New York 8th Group Exhibition, K&P Gallery, New York

 

2016  ART EXPO NEW YORK 2016, Pier 94, New York

 

2016  'MOSAIC II' Korean-New York Artist Group Exhibition, Riverside Gallery, New Jersey

 

2016  9thYouth Art Award and Invitational Art Exhibition, Jersey City Hall, New Jersey

 

2015  KACAL 2015 Annual Exhibition, Long Island University Hutchins Gallery, New York

 

2015  'MOSAIC' Korean-New York Artist Group Exhibition, SIA NY Gallery, New York  

     

2015  Youth Art Award & Invitational Art Exhibition, Jersey City Hall, New Jersey   

                     

2014  New York World Art Festival, Flushing Town Hall, New York     

                    

2014  Korean American Contemporary Arts, Ltd, Group Exhibition, Riverside Gallery, New Jersey

                                              

2014  'The Night of Artist' Inviting Exhibition, Press Gallery, New Jersey   

                  

2014  Korean-New York Artist Association Art Fair, Riverside Gallery, New Jersey

                             

2014  The 7th Annual Jersey City Invitational Art Exhibition, Jersey City Hall, New Jersey

     

2013  Korean American Contemporary Arts, Ltd, Group Exhibition, Elga Wimmer PCC., New York

 

2013  Cheongju International Art Fair, Gallery Sin Sang, Korea

                          

2013  'Summer' First Juried Group Show, Press Center Gallery, New Jersey 

             

2012  Korean American Contemporary Arts, Ltd, Group Exhibition, Riverside Gallery, New Jersey

 

2012  'The Night of Artist' Inviting Exhibition, Press Center Gallery, New Jersey

           

2012  Invitational Art Exhibition and Youth Art Contest, Jersey City Hall, New Jersey

    

2012  ‘BIG QUEENS DRAWING SHOW’ Exhibition, Jamaica Arts Center, New York 

  

2012  Korean Artists Group Exhibition, New York            

   

2012  'Spring Up' New Year Show, The International Center , New York

                  

2010  ‘Creativity Lighting Up Beijing Week of Culture and Art’, Beijing  

       

2009  ‘Art about West Lake’ Famous Painter’s Exchanging Exhibition of

      International Art Forum, Hangzhou

 

2009  ‘Mo Yun Qing Feng’ International Calligraphy,

      Painting and Seal Exchange Exhibition, Beijing

 

2009  ‘Painting Collection among the Populace’ Group Exhibition, Hangzhou 

2009  ‘Gaodaoli’ Exhibition, Korean Cultural Service, Shanghai 

2008  ‘Art Spring’ Master’s & Doctor’s Degree Students’ Group Exhibition, Hangzhou

2007  ‘Dream in Zhejiang’, Fine Arts, Calligraphy, Photography Exhibition, Hangzhou

2006  China-Korea Young Artists’ Exhibition, Ningbo                               

2004  New Generation of Korea-China Women’s Calligraphy and Literati Painting Exhibition, Seoul

 

PRESS RELEASE                                                                  

Hyobin Kwon: Blue and White Impressions - sinovision                             2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RkPEzKtjttU&feature=youtu.be

 

Korean Foundation for International Cultural Exchange (KOFICE) - Interview           2018

http://m.kofice.or.kr/c30_correspondent/c30_correspondent_02_view.asp?seq=15450&page=1&search2=

 

Korean Foundation for International Cultural Exchange (KOFICE) - Exhibition News     2018

http://kofice.or.kr/c30correspondent/c30_correspondent_02_view.asp?seq=15371&page=4&find=&search=&search2=

 

ARTIST Magazine – Interview                                                 2016

http://kartist.kr/book/201609/index.html

 

Koreatimes - Exhibition News                                                  2016

http://www.koreatimes.com/article/20160624/995374

                         

Korean Newyork daily - News                                                  2016

http://issuu.com/nyilbo/docs/062516a/7?e=10301495/36759947

 

Koreadaily - News                                                            2016

http://www.koreadaily.com/news/read.asp?art_id=4362657

 

CTS(Christian Television System) - ART EXPO NEW YORK 2016 Exhibit News         2016

http://www.ctsnyc.tv/

 

Koreatimes - News                                                            2016

http://dc.koreatimes.com/article/20160316/976263

 

Newskann - News                                                             2016

http://www.newskann.com/bbs/board.php?bo_table=news&wr_id=6447

 

Korean Newyork daily - Interview                                                2016

http://issuu.com/nyilbo/docs/102215a/5?e=10301495/30871120

 

Koreadaily – News                                                            2016

http://www.koreadaily.com/news/read.asp?art_id=4038443

 

Koreadaily – Interview and News                                                 2015

http://www.koreadaily.com/news/read.asp?art_id=3732143

http://www.koreadaily.com/news/read.asp?art_id=3755674

 

Koreatimes - News                                                            2015

http://ny.koreatimes.com/article/947148

 

Korean Newyork daily - Interview                                                2015

http://www.newyorkilbo.com/sub_read.html?uid=35565&section=sc119&section2=뉴욕일보

 

TKC (Oct 19th, 2015)                                                          2015

http://www.tkctv.com/video/boardList.asp?pPage=1&pBoardType=BIZNEWS&iptSelect=&iptSearch=&iptidx=13721

 

Documentary Film                                                             2015

<Sketch> by TKC (Oct 25th, 2015)

http://www.tkctv.com/video/boardList.asp?pPage=2&pBoardType=SKETCH&iptSelect=&iptSearch=&iptidx=13791

 

Newskann - interview                                                           2015

http://www.newskann.com/bbs/board.php?bo_table=news&wr_id=5290                      

 

Documentary Film                                                              2011

<CHINA RIGHT HERE “China due to more beautiful you”>

(16th Nov, 2011) by CCTV9 released on China 

http://tv.cntv.cn/video/C10167/b8583f0d94c24a48b33f9a84546da6b8

 

Documentary Film                                                              2011

by National China Tianjin Broadcasting, 1, 2 Volumes

(30th Jan, 2011 / 6th Feb, 2011) 

<CHINA RIGHT HERE “A window into Korea- Painter Hyo Bin Kwon”>

1 :  http://v.youku.com/v_show/id_XMjQzMjcyNjIw.html
2 :  http://v.youku.com/v_show/id_XMjQzMzE1OTgw.html

 

Art Trees Magazine – Interview                                               April 2011

 The Blue and White on Korean Window

 

Beijing Walk (China National Magazine) – Introduce and Report                      Oct 2010

 Creativity Lighting Up Beijing Week of Culture and Art

 

Time Out Beijing Online Magazine – Focus People Interview                     8th June 2010

 Establishing a New Style of Blue and White Flowers and Birds Painting

 http://n.timeoutcn.com/Articles_6780.htm

 

International Work of Art Magazine – Interview                               28th May 2010

 Art of Kwon Hyo Bin, unique art world

 http://www.artokok.com/show/?c=detail&contentid=48247

 

Time Out Beijing – Interview and News                                     26th May 2010

Kwon Hyo Bin Solo Exhibition

 http://www.timeoutcn.com/Articles_13992_17315.htm

 

Hangzhou Magazine – Interview                                            9th July 2009

 A Korean artist’s ten years sojourn by West Lake

 

Intouch Magazine (Zhejiang City) – Interview                                    July 2009

 Inspired and Inspring : Korean Artist in Hangzhou

 

Hangzhou Weekly – Interview                                              15th Jun 2009

Korean Artist’s Original Approach to Ancient Art

 

Shanghai Journal – An introduction in “Practice”                              14th Mar 2009

 

Morning Express – Translator for Korean Artists in Hangzhou                    3rd May 2009

 

 

DONATIONS                                                                               

Donated Painting for RUTGERS UNIVERSITY, New Jersey                            2019

 

Donated Painting for Esther Ha Foundation, New York                                 2019

 

Donated Painting for Korean Culture Center, New York                                 2018

 

Donated Painting for Kate Oh Gallery, New York                                      2018

                               

Donated Painting for REMNANT CHURCH, New York                                2017

 

Donated Painting for Korean American Community Foundation (KACF)                   2016

 

Donated Painting for P.S.116, New York                                             2016

 

Donated Painting for Korea Art Gallery, New Jersey                                    2014

 

Donated Painting for Gallery Sin Sang, Seoul, Korea                                   2013

 

Donated Painting for Vice President of ‘HYUNDAI- MOTORS’, Korea                    2012

 

Invited “Art Charity Night”, Organized by the Overseas                                 2011

Chinese Economic and Cultural Foundation of China,

Donated painting for the Western China Poverty Women Charity fund, Beijing, China

 

Donated Painting for 100 Year’s Celebration of An-Dong Church. Korea                   2010

 

Donated Paintings for Ningbo Ideal Anticorrosion Material Co., Ltd., Ningbo, China         2010

 

Donated Painting for Jing Dian Art Gallery, Beijing, China                             2010

    

Donated Paintings for THE OPENDOOR Presbyterian church, Hangzhou, China       2009

 

Donated Paintings for Tang Yun Art Gallery, Hangzhou, China                          2009

 

Donated Paintings for West Lake International Artists Association                        2008

 

Donated Paintings for Cixi Huadong The lighter Textile City, Ningbo, China               2008

 

 

AWARDS                                                                        

Achievement Award by 12th KACAF International Art Competition "The Line of Korea"   2017

 

Certificate of Award by Korean-American Cultural Arts Foundation                      2017

 

Excellence Award at "The 24th Korea Art International Grand Exhibition", Seoul, Korea      2017

 

Artist Award by STEVE M. FULOP, MAYOR of Jersey City                            2015

 

Achievement Award by the Korean-New York Artist Association               2014, 2016, 2018

 

Certification of Achievement by the Press Center Gallery                               2013