XOOANG CHOI

1975 Born in Seoul, Korea
Lives in Seoul, Korea

EDUCATIONS

2005 M.F.A Sculpture, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
2002 B.F.A Sculpture, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017 Unbodied Objects, Doosan Gallery, New York, U.S.A
2016 Eulgul, Galerie Gradiva, Paris, France
2014 Objects, Space CAN_Project Space Beijing, Beijing, China
The Blind For The Blind, Galerie Albert Benamou, Paris, France
The Blind For The Blind, Musee d’Ansembroug, Liege, Belgium
2013 Fake Plastic Trees, Space CAN & Old House, Seoul, Korea
Condition for Ordinary, Art seasons Gallery, Singapore, Singapore
2011 Xooang Choi, Sungkok Art Museum, Seoul, Korea
2010 Islets of Aspergers, Doosan Art Center, Seoul, Korea
Islets of Aspergers, Galerie Albert Benamou, Paris, France
2009 The Human Emotion Unveiled, Galerie Albert Benamou, Paris, France
The Pruritus, Dukwon Gallery, Seoul, Korea
2007 The Vegetative State, Gallery LM. Seoul, Korea
2004 Phototaxis_Mania, Space Cell, Seoul, Korea

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017 The Logic of Sensation, Gallery Simon, Seoul, Korea
Your Hand, My Heart, Gallery Simon, Seoul, Korea
2016 A Better Tomorrow, Culture Station Seoul 284, Seoul, Korea
We Create Things, Things Create Us, Changwon Sculpture Biennale, Changwon, Korea
Extension.kr, Volga-Vyatka region branch of the National Centre of Contemporary Arts, Moscow, Russia
Please Return to the Busan port, Vestfossen Museum. Vestfossen, Norway
Extension.kr, Triumph gallery, Moscow, Russia
Dream of Flying, Brandts Museum, Odense, Denmark
2015 HEY! Mordern Art & Pop Culture / act III, musée de la Halle St Pierre, Paris, France
Obedience-Akeda or Sacrifice of Issac, Jewish Museum, Berlin, Germany
Body, Handok Museum of Medicine and Pharmacy, Chungchengbuk-do, Korea
Illusion and Fantasy, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea
2014 Symbol, Spirit, Culture, Edwin’s Gallery, Zakarta, Indonesia
Burning down the house, Gwangju Biennalle, Gwangju, Korea
Material Magic, Ilwoo Space, Seoul, Korea
Scenes vs Scenes, SeMA Bukseoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
2013 Tele-be, Gallery Hyundai, Seoul, Korea
Show must go on, Praxis Space, Singapore, Singapore
Who is Alice?- Venice biennale collateral Event, Light Box Gallery, Venice, Italy
Human, for a While, Osan museum of Art, GyeongGi-do, Korea
Slow Art, Moa Gallery, GyeongGi-do, Korea
HEY! Mordern Art & Pop Culture / Part II, musée de la Halle St Pierre, Paris, France
2012 Dream Walking in the Magical Reality, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Gwacheon, Korea
Thoughts on Body, Soma Museum, Seoul, Korea
House of The Nobleman Project – ‘One must imagine Sisyphus happy’, Neo Bankside, London, UK
Playground, Arko Art Center, Seoul, Korea
Chronicled Portrait Painting: Portray Spirit through Shape, Space CAN, Beijing, China
2011 eitgeist, Interalia art company, Seoul, Korea
Féminité 0.1, Maison Particulière Art center, Brussels, Belgium
Fiction & Nonfiction, Interalia art company, Seoul, Korea
Korea Tomorrow – Hybrid Reality, SETEC Convention Hall 3, Seoul, Korea
2010 Blindness, Boan-Yugwan, Seoul, Korea
Here And There_The World in Motion 2010, Fine Art Gallery of Luxun National Institute, ShenYang, China
2009 The fabric Arche – Daegu Textile Art Documenta 2009, Deagu Cultual & Arts Center, Deagu, Korea
The Beginning of New Era, National Museum of Contemporary Art., Seoul, Korea
Korean Hyper Realism, Gimhea Arts Center, Gyeongsangnam-do, Korea
City_net Asia 2009, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
Between The Borders, Gwang-ju Museum of Art, Gwang-ju, Korea
Artist Gallery_ Portrait, Museum of Art Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
2008 Sculpture Spoken Here, Dukwon gallery, Seoul, Korea
Korean Young Artists 3: Sculptures&Objects- Solitary Meditation, Doosan Art Center, Seoul, Korea
SeogyoSixty 2008 – The Battle of Taste, Gallery SangSangmadang, Seoul, Korea
From Korea -First Step- , Art Seasons Gallery, Beijing, China/ Singapore, Singapore
2007 BBULJIT, Alternative Space Choong Jung Gak, Seoul, Korea
Critical Mass, Gallery Kwan-Hoon, Seoul, Korea
Vanitas, Gallery Espace Sol, Seoul, Korea
2006 Merz’s Room, Seoul Museum of Arts, Seoul, Korea
Lilliput in me, Mushroom Arts, New York, U.S.A.
The Power of Imagination, Korea University Museum, Seoul, Korea
2005 Speaking of Young Artists, Suggestion Of Critics, Project Space Zip, Seoul, Korea
City_net Asia 2005, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
O’pink, Space Phil, Seoul, Korea
Nano in young artist, Alternative space LOOP, Seoul, Korea/ Gallery Ssamji, Seoul, Korea
Destructive characters (6artists & 1intruder), Gallery Kwan Hoon, Seoul, Korea

AWARDS

2014 Kim Sejoong Young Sculptor Award, Korea
2009 Artists of Tomorrow 2010, Sung-Gok Museum Award, Korea
2008 Fund from Seoul Foundation for Art and Culture (NART), Korea
2007 Fund from Seoul Foundation for Art and Culture (NART), Korea

RESIDENCY

2014 Space Can_Project Space Beijing, Beijing, China

COLLABORATION PROJECT

2014 ONE, Kim Na_ye Movement Collective, Gallery IHN, Seoul, Korea
2012 Soldier’s Tale, Théâtre de la Place(Liège, Belgium)/ National Theater of Korea, (Seoul, Korea)
2011 Plastic Man, Mvio (Cheill Industries INC), Horim Art Center, Seoul, Korea