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KIEUN KIM

NEW MEDIA ARTIST | PERFORMER | VISUAL DESIGNER
thekieunkim@gmail.comkieunkim.com

 

[ Biography ]

New York/Baltimore-based, seasoned professional new media artist and visual designer, experienced computer engineer and in coding. Fluent in Korean and English with international work experience. Main interests are in the fields of visual art, interactive art, installation, physical computing, soft circuit, vital signs and wearable technology. Artistic concentration on self-portrait, emotional expressions and human connection. Mission to focus on interactive healing effects between people on a variety of projects.

 

[ Education ] 

Master of Fine Arts in Design and Technology
Parsons, The New School for Design, New York, NY 2015

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art Education
Kyung Hee University, Seoul, South Korea 2000

 

[ Honors & Awards ]

December 2018 Fusion Art, Palm Springs, CA
Selected Artist
April Sound
4th Annual Leaves & Petals Art Exhibition

September 2018 School 33 Art Center (BOPA), Baltimore, MD
Selected Artist
Revealuxion
School 33 Project Space

June 2018 Overlea Community Association, Baltimore, MD
Featured Artist / People's Choice Award & 2nd Prize in 2D Abstract
Sound Tree
3rd Annual Overlea ArtsFest Juried Competition and Show

September 2016 4heads, New York Harbor, New York, NY
Selected Artist
Revealuxion
9th Annual Governors Island Art Fair 2016

June 2016 Space in Arts New York, New York, NY
Selected Artist
Revealuxion
Kieun Kim Solo Exhibition

January 2016 RAW, Melrose Ballroom, New York, NY
Featured Artist
Revealuxion
RAW: New York Presents Futures

September 2015 The New York Times,Women in The World
Featured Artist / 15 Remarkable Moments from Maker Faire NYC
Revealuxion
Women in The World in Association, The New York Times

September 2015 New York Hall of Science, Queens, NY
Selected Artist / Best in Class
Revealuxion
6th Annual World Maker Faire 

September 2015 New York University Skirball Center, New York, NY
Selected Artist
Revealuxion
NYC Media Lab Annual Summit 

January 2015 Autodesk, San Rafael, CA
Featured Artist / Winner of the 2014 Papercraft Contest
Brainwave-Controlled Paper Garment
Instructables

November 2014 Autodesk, San Rafael, CA
Featured Maker
The Finger Drums
Instructables

November 2014 Autodesk, San Rafael, CA
Featured Maker
The Healing Lamp
Instructables 

June 2014 Adafruit, New York, NY
Featured Artist
Talk To Me
Adafruit Wearable Wednesday

August 2013 - May 2015 New York, NY
The Provost Scholarship
Parsons, The New School For Design

May 2011 Lydia Fair, Cambridge, MA
Selected Artist
Home Tonight
Lydia Fair

Feb 2004 Gwacheon, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
Grand Prize / Korea Software Awards (KSWA)
Digital Ceramics and Patterns
Ministry of Science and Technology

 

[ Conference Presentations ]

September 22, 2018, Baltimore, MD, USA
A Discussion of New-ish Media
Hosted by Katie Duffy and Carlyn Thomas
Selected Artist Panel

July 7 – 9, 2015, London, U.K.
Electronic Visualization and the Arts (EVA), London 2015 Conference
Stitch, Bitch, Make/Perform: Wearables and Performance

July 7 – 9, 2015, London, U.K.
Conference Authors: Camille Baker & Kate Sicchio
Featured Guest Speaker (via Skype)

[ Donation ]

Revealuxion 6x6 - The International Small Art Phenomenon | Rochester Contemporary Art Center, Rochester, NY | June 2-July 15, 2018

 

[ Selected Exhibitions ]

Snap to Grid | Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, Los Angeles, CA | December 13, 2018-January 5, 2019

4th Annual Leaves & Petals Online Art Exhibition | Fusion Art, Palm Springs, CA | December 1, 2018-December 31, 2018 

School 33 Project Space | School 33 Art Center, Baltimore, MD | August 31-September 29, 2018

6x6 - The International Small Art Phenomenon | Rochester Contemporary Art Center, Rochester, NY | June 2-July 15, 2018

The 3rd Annual Overlea ArtsFest Juried Art Exhibit & Competition | Overlea Community Association, Natural History Society, Baltimore, MD | June 2, 2018

Out of Order 2018 MAP’s 21st Annual Benefit Exhibition and Silent Auction | Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, MD | April 13, 2018

7th Annual World Maker Faire | Make: Magazine, New York Hall of Science, New York, NY | October 1-2, 2016

Governors Island Art Fair 2016 | 4heads, New York Harbor, NY | September 3-25, 2016

The Enchanted City 2016 | Troy, NY | August 25-27, 2016

Kieun Kim Solo Exhibition | Space in Arts, New York, NY | June 8-14, 2016

The Art Show | Space in Arts, New York, NY | May 26, 2016

Raw: New York - NYC Presents Futures | Melrose Ballroom, New York, NY | January 13, 2016

6th Annual World Maker Faire | Make: Magazine, New York Hall of Science, New York, NY | September 26-27, 2015

NYC Media Lab Annual Summit | New York University Skirball Center, New York, NY | September 25, 2015

Designing Multiplicity: Performance & Screening | John Tishman Auditorium, Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall, New York, NY | May 18, 2015

Designing Multiplicity | Albert and Vera List Academic Center, New York, NY | May 18-22, 2015

Parsons Gala | John L. Tishman Auditorium, University Center, New York, NY | April 26, 2015

The Brainwave-Controlled Paper Garment | Arnold Hall, New York, NY | January 1, 2015

Papercraft Exhibition | Instructables, Autodesk, San Rafael, CA | November 24, 2014-January 19, 2015

Talk to Me | Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, New York, NY | June 15, 2014

Talk to Me | Adafruit’s Wearable Wednesday, New York, NY | June 11, 2014

Face-to-Face | Eugene Lang Of Liberal Arts, New York, NY | December 5-12, 2013

Home Tonight | The Lydia Fair, Greater Boston Vineyard, Cambridge, MA | May 21-22, 2011

2000 Dream of New Millennium, Fine Arts & Communication Design & Calligraphy | The National Theater of Korea, South Korea | December 29, 1999-January 30, 2000

Beauty | Jong Ro Gallery, South Korea | October 4-10, 2000

[ Press & Publications ]

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• Author: Camille C. Baker | Published: August 23, 2018
  New Directions in Mobile Media and Performance. Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities
  Routledge Taylor & Francis Group. 2018
  Caption: © 2015 Kieun Kim – Revealuxion Version ii - 1 /r (P.110)
ISBN-13: 978-1472467188, ISBN-10: 1472467183

• The New York Times,Women in The World | September 28, 2015
   [ Do-It-Herself ] 15 Remarkable Moments from Maker Faire NYC
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• ArtfixDaily | December 1, 2018

• Fusion Art | December 1, 2018

• School 33 Art Center  | August 31, 2018

• Bmore Art | August 28, 2018

• BOPA (Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts)  | August 31, 2018

• Carpe Diem! | August 12, 2018

• Evensi | August 12, 2018

• Carroll County Times | June 2, 2018

• 4heads, Governors Island Art Fair 2016 | April 18, 2017

• 4heads, Governors Island Art Fair 2016 | September 3-25, 2016

• The Culture Files | September 8, 2016

• Scoopnest News | June 17, 2016

• New York Culture Beat | June 9, 2016

• AllEvents Magazine | June 9, 2016

• Heyevents | June 9, 2016

• Eventbrite | June 9, 2016

• Newsroh | June 8, 2016

• Artslant New York | June 8, 2016 / December 5, 2013

• Plus Model Magazine & Marla Wynne Fashion Collection | February 11, 2016

• News Talk EE | December 17, 2015

• Workshopshed | November 2, 2015

• 6th Annual World Maker Faire | October 1-2, 2015

• Oszine Magazine | October 2, 2015

• Frequency | September 30, 2015

• AMT Magazine  | September 29, 2015
   2015 MFA DT Alumna Kieun Kim Featured in The New York Times

• Adafruit Wearable Wednesday blog: Revealuxion | September 27, 2015
   Featured and selected artist by Becky Stern, the director of wearable electronics at Adafruit

• Fruit Industries | September 27, 2015

• Taable Note News Magazine | September 27, 2015    

• Make Me Feed | September 27, 2015

• Nuzzel News | September 27, 2015

• New York City Media Lab Annual Summit 2015 | September 25, 2015  
   Interactive Science Fair – Wearables

• American Entrepreneurship | July 13, 2015

• Ecouterre Magazine | June 10, 2015

• The New School Archives Digital Collections | May 12, 2015

• Instructables | January 2015

• Adafruit’s Wearable Wednesday blog: Talk To Me | June 11, 2014

• CTTAgent (Cyber Technology Transfer Agents) | October 8, 2012

• Ennoble Magazine | February 2005

• Screen Magazine | July 2004

• Film 2.0 Magazine | July 2004