Moo Kwon Han

b. Gyeongju, Korea, Live/Work: New York



2008 Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME

2006 MFA, School of Visual Arts, Fine Arts, New York, NY


Residency, Grant, and Fellowship

2017  New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) Fellowship Panelist, NYC

2015-16 Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, New York, NY

2014  New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA)  Fellowship Panelist, NYC

2013-14 Seoul Foundation for the Art and Culture, Seoul Art Space Geumcheon, Seoul

2011-12 Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC) Workspace Program, New York, NY

2011-12 Harvestworks New Media and Technology Lab, Visiting Artist, New York, NY

2010  New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) Work Space, Brooklyn, NY

2010  Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC), Swing Space Governors Island, New York, NY

2010  Puffin Foundation, Grant, Teaneck, NJ

2009  New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) Artist’s Fellowship in Digital Electronic Art, NY

2009  Art OMI international artists residency, Ghent, NY

2009  Smack Mellon Hot Picks, Brooklyn, NY

2008-9  CUE Art Foundation, Artist in Residence, New York, NY

2008  Skowhegan Fellowship, John Whitney Payson Fellowship


Solo Exhibition

2017 “Piston” Kumho Museum of Art, Seoul <catalogue>

2009 “Discoverer” Defying Gravity catalog essay by Dan Cameron, Doosan Gallery New York <text>

2009 “Discoverer” CUE Art Foundation, New York, NY

2009 “Diamond Life” two person show, curated by Kurt Mueller, Unit B Gallery, San Antonio, TX

2000 “Monologue” Kyung In Museum of Fine Art, Seoul


Selected Group Exhibition

2016 Amory Week EFA, Elizabeth Foundation, New York , NY

Rema Hort Mann Foundation, CARA Gallery, New York, NY

 Skowhegan .Watch,

2014 "Occupy" Gallery Jungmiso, Seoul

         "Hope from Art" Seoul Art Space Geumcheon, Seoul

2013 “Here There and Every Where” Seoul Art Space Geumcheon, Seoul

        “To deny our nothingness” curated by Carolina Fuente, Gallery Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY

2012 “Night Long” curated by Stefania Zuliani, Maria Giovanna Mancini,

The Fondazione Filiberto Menna, Salerno, Naples, Italy
2011 “Governors Island Alliance Annual Party” curated by Melissa Levin, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, NYC
         “Art OMI Video Exhibition” Art OMI, NY

2010 “Big Screen Project”, curated by Melissa Levin, LMCC, Eventi-A Kimpton Hotel, New York, NY

         “Floating World” curated by Erin Donnelly/ Melissa Levin, LMCC Art Center, Governors Island, NYC

2009 “VECTOR Issue 2” Vector Production Inc, Max Protecht Gallery, New York, NY

2008 “CUE Benefit” CUE Art Foundation, New York, NY

2007, 2008 “Video Dumbo” curated by Caspar Stracke/ Gabriela Monroy, Galapagos Space, Brooklyn, NY

2007-8 “Counterpoint” curated by Yu Yeon Kim, Galeria U Jezuitow ul. Dominikanska 8, Poznan, Poland;

Bund18 Creative Center, Shanghai, China; Coreana Museum, Seoul

2006 “Fast Futures” curated by Johan Pijnappel/ Miwako Tezuka, Nation Centre for Performing Art,

Asia Society Mumbai Centre, Mumbai, India

        “Photo New York” “Contingence of the real” by Renee Vara, Leo Kuelbs, Metropolitan Pavilion, NYC

        “A Delicate Arrangement” curated by Dan Cameron, David Zwirner Gallery, New York, NY

        “Asian Contemporary Art Week; Fast Futures” Miyako Yoshinaga Gallery/Asia Society Museum,

curated by Barbara London (MOMA), Melissa Chiu (Asia Society Museum), Yu Yeon Kim (DMZ)

        “Dark Matter” 55Mercer Gallery, New York, NY

        “Twenty Eyes” curated by Canada New York Gallery, Visual Arts Gallery, New York, NY

2005 “Abstraction” curated by Rachel Guggelberger, Visual Arts Gallery, New York, NY



2017 Kim Sang Ik, “Not Unempty, Infinite Universe”, YTN TV
2017 Kim Kyeong Gab, “Letter painting, video captured by machine’s movement” Hankook Economy
2017 Kim Yeon Joo, “Orbit of Heavy Pistons, into Art”

Acoss the boundary of new media video and Painting” Maeil Bussiness Networks
2017 Jeon Hye Won, “New Media Artist, Moo Kwon Han at Kumho Museum of Art” Asia Today
2012 Sung, Wooje, “Fantasy world, Discovery through Video Expedition”

Wolganmisul (Monthly Art), September, 2012
2009 Doosan Gallery, “Discoverer”, Art In Culture, October, 2009;

Seoul Art Guide (front cover), Wolganmisul (back cover), November, 2009
2006 Vara, Renee, “Contingence of the real” 2006
2006 “Asian Contemporary Art Week, Fast Future” Asia Society Museum, New York, NY
2006 Perez, Magdalene “Schools “In” for Summer” ARTINFO, 2006, NYC
2006 “A Delicate Arrangement” ARTFORUM, (p.185) June, Summer/2006
2004 Kim, Yun Hee “Introduction of Young Artist in Korea”, Misulsegye (Monthly) 04/2000, Seoul