Yunchul Kim South Korea, b. 1970
Yunchul Kim is an artist, an electroacoustic music composer, and the founder of Studio Locus Solus in Seoul. His latest works are focusing on the artistic potential of materials, metamaterials (photonic crystals) and especially on the context of magnetohydrodynamics. His works have been shown internationally including: CCCB, Spain, FACT, UK; ZKM, Germany; Ars Electronica, Austria; International Triennial of New media art, China; VIDA15.0, Spain; Frankfurter Kunstverein, Germany; Transmediale, Germany; and New York Digital Salon, amongst others.
Kim was the winner of the Collide International Award 2016, CERN, and was awarded the third prize at VIDA 15.0, Vida Foundation in 2013. He has received grants from renowned institutions and organizations such as Ernst Schering Foundation, Edith-Russ-Haus for Media Art. Having taught in several academic institutions, Kim was chief researcher of the research group Mattereality at the Transdisciplinary Research Program at the Korea Institute for Advanced Study. He is a member of the art and science project group Fluid Skies as well as Liquid Things, an artistic research project at the Art and Science Department of the University of Applied Arts Vienna, Austria.
Kim Yunchul: GLARESeptember 19 - November 17, 2019Barakat Contemporary is pleased to present the artist Yunchul Kim in its most recent exhibition, GLARE, running from 19th September to 17th November 2019. Yunchul Kim majored in electronic music in Korea and media art in Germany. Throughout his research on material substance, the artist has been examining the potential...
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