Heeseung Choi



Heeseung Choi

Born in Seoul, Korea, 1982

Lives and works in London.



2010-2012 MFA Fine Art, The Slade School of Fine Art, London, UK

2001-2005 BA Fine Art, Hong-ik University, Seoul, Korea

Solo Exhibition

2010 'Surface, Shinhan Art Hall, Seoul

Selected Group Exhibition

2013 'Hiatal', Barbican Art Trust Atrium Space, London

'London Graduated Art Festival 2013', Shoreditch Town Hall, London

'Other Spaces: Re-imagining Architecture', Bosse & Baum, London

2012 'NOW X HERE: The 5th UK Korean Artists', Korean Cultural Centre, London

2012 Jerwood Drawing Prize, Jerwood Space, London

MFA/ MA Degree Show 2012, Slade School of Fine Art, London

2010 'About a Hyperrealism Painting', Yesong Museum, Seoul

'Collection and Collection 3rd', Shinhan Gallery, Seoul

2009 Selected Korean Artists, 'SeMA Gyeonghuigung of Seoul Museum of Art,Seoul

11th China Shanghai International Arts Festival `2009 Korea Contemporary Arts Today', Shanghai

The new faces at Next Door_part II, next door gallery, Seoul

Wood & Recycle, gallery gac, Seoul

2008 Papering, gallery door, Seoul

the chorus project, hungallery, New York

Seoul metro art festival, Seoul metro museum, Seoul

The Chorus Project, KORUS house, Washington D.C

2005 HONGIK PAINTING 2006, Seoul

Art Fair

2009 MANIF 15!09 International Art Fair, Seoul Art Center, Seoul

2009 11th China Shanghai International Arts Festival '2009 Korea Contemporary Art Today', Shanghai


2010 Shinhan PB center- Gangnam Finance Tower, Seoul

Selected Prizes and Scholarships

2012 Shortlisted for Jerwood Drawing Prize

2012 Shortlisted for the Adrian Carruthers Memorial Award

2012 William Coldstream Prize

2011 Alfred W Rich Scholarship, awarded by Slade School of Fine Art

2008 Seoul Metro Art Award, the winning of a prize

2008 The Kyung Hyang Fine Art Competition, the winning of a prize

COLLECTIONS (Public, Private, Corporate)

Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul

BIBLIOGRAPHY (Reviews/Articles/catalogues/Interviews)

Eun-jung, Kim, 'Artist forum', Art Price, Vol. 73, November, 2009, p90~93,100~101

Ok-Saeng, Park, 'about realism arts', Artvas, Vol. 9, Winter, 2009