Jeeun Kim
Pusan, Korea


SOLO EXHIBITIONS 2008 Maju pogi 마주보기. Korean Craft Promotion Foundation, Kwanhoon-dong, Chongno, Seoul, Korea. August 27–September 2, 2008.
  2007 Ddulŏ pogi 뚫어보기. Kwanhoon Gallery, Kwanhoon-dong, Chongno, Seoul, Korea. August 8–14, 2007.
2006 Kumŏngi mandŭn chayu 구멍이 만든 자유. Nopbit Gallery (높빛마슬전시실), Koyang-si, Kyŏnggi-do, Korea. September 15 –October 3, 2006.
  2006 Selfness/Selfless. Pegge Hopper Gallery, 1164 Nu‘uanu Avenue, Honolulu, Hawai‘i. April 18–April 29, 2006.


2009 20 Going On 21: Honoring the Past, Celebrating the Present, Looking to the Future—An Exhibition of Hawaii Artists. The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu, Hawai‘i. March 21–June 21, 2009.
  2009 The 10th Intenational Shoebox Sculpture Exhibition. A traveling exhibition organized by the University of Hawai‘i Art Gallery. Honolulu, Hawai‘i (March 1–April 9, 2009) and other cities in the United States and Korea.
  2008 Contemporary Fiber Art of Hawai‘i. The Contemporary Museum at First Hawaiian Center, Honolulu, Hawai‘i. September 26, 2008–January 13, 2009.
  2008 Tattered Cultures: Mended Histories. Academy Art Center, Honolulu, Hawai‘i. September 5 –27, 2008.
  2008 Contemporary Korean Fiber Art: Reinterpreting the Korean Patchwork. Asian Art Museum, San Francisco, California. March 18–November 24, 2008. Lecture: Contemporary Korean Fiber Arts, June 19, 2008.
  2007 Pojagi and Beyond. Honolulu Academy of Arts, Honolulu, Hawai‘i, June 14–September 2, 2007; Cheongju Craft Center, Cheongju, Korea, October 2–28, 2007.
  2006 The Beginning of the Beginning. In honor of Pat Hickman, head of the Fiber Program, and her graduate students, 1990–2006. Kuykendall Gallery, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, Honolulu, Hawai‘i. April 10 –June 14, 2006.
  2006 The 9th Intenational Shoebox Sculpture Exhibition. University of Hawai‘i Art Gallery, Honolulu, Hawai‘i. March 5–April 13, 2006.
2006 The Cutting Edge: Extreme Fiber. Exhibit sponsored by the Hawai‘i Handweavers’ Hui. Hawai‘i Pacific University Art Gallery, Kāne‘ohe, Hawai‘i. January 29–March 10, 2006.
  2005 In Search of Dreams Across the Pacific. A juried exhibit of Korean American artists. Howard County Center for the Arts, Ellicott City, Maryland. September 9–October 21, 2005.
  2005 Commitment to Excellence. Honolulu Japanese Chamber of Commerce Exhibition. Honolulu Academy of Arts Academy Art Center, Honolulu, Hawai‘i. August 16–26, 2005.
  2005 Artists of Hawai‘i 2005. Honolulu Academy of Arts, Honolulu, Hawai‘i. June 2 –July 24, 2005. Baciu Visual Arts Award and Special Purchase Award for the Honolulu Academy of Arts.
  2005 Inside/Out: The Body. The Contemporary Museum Cafe, Honolulu, Hawai‘i. May 3–August 7, 2005.
  2005 Korean Artist Association of Hawaii 20th Annual Art Exhibition. Honolulu Academy of Arts Academy Art Center, Honolulu, Hawai‘i. March 22 –April 13, 2005.
2005 University of Hawai‘i Faculty Art Exhibition. UH Art Gallery, Honolulu, Hawai‘i. January 16–February 11, 2005.
2004 Spirit of the Dead Watching. Japanese Cultural Center of Hawai‘i, Honolulu, Hawai‘i. August 14 –September 17, 2004.
2004 Artists of Hawai‘i 2004. Honolulu Academy of Arts, Honolulu, Hawai‘i. July 1 –August 1, 2004.
2004 University of Hawai‘i Faculty Art Exhibition. UH Art Gallery, Honolulu, Hawai‘i. February 29–April 8, 2004.
2004 Textiles & Fiber 2004: Contemporary Work in Hawaii. 1132 Bishop Street, Honolulu, Hawaii. February.

Crossings 2003: Korea/Hawai‘i. The Contemporary Museum at First Hawaiian Center, Honolulu, Hawaii. October 3, 2003–January 6, 2004.

2003 Ko-hyang: Hometowns. The Koa Gallery, Kapiolani Community College, Honolulu, Hawaii. May 27–June 24.
2003 Objects of Subjectivity. The Gallery at Ward Centre, Honolulu, Hawaii. March 28–April 25.
  2003 Hawaii-Inchon Art Exhibition, Academy Art Center at Linekona, Honolulu, Hawaii. January 10–28.

Objects of Subjectivity. S.K.H.Textiles & Fine Craft, Great Barrington, Massachusetts. August 17–September 12.



Nokmee. Ewha Alumnae Art Exhibition. New Century Artists, New York, New York.



Gestures of Time. Exhibition of 38 Korean American Artists. Space World Center, Long Island City, New York. December 21, 2001–February 5, 2002.

2000 Connections. Gallery ‘Iolani, Windward Community College, Kaneohe, Hawaii. November 10–December 9.


Seventh Annual International Exposition of Sculpture Objects & Functional Art. Chicago, Illinois. November 3–5.



Jersey City Art Tour 2000. Morgan Industrial Center, Jersey City, New Jersey.
  2000 7th International Shoebox Sculpture Exhibition, Honolulu, Hawaii.
  2000 Women in the Visual Arts. Erector Square Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut.

’99 Miniartextil. Como, Italy.



Skin. Salon 5, Honolulu, Hawaii.

  1999 Skin. University of Tasmania, Australia.


Objects of Subjectivity. Thesis exhibition, Commons Gallery, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii.


Fiber Hawaii '99. Academy Art Center, Honolulu, Hawaii. (Acquisition Award and purchase by Hawaii State Foundation on Culture and the Arts)



GALLERY 721. Sponsored by the University of Hawaii Women’s Studies Program.



Fashion Victim. Sisu Gallery, Honolulu, Hawaii.



Korean Artist Association of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii (Awarded grand prize and juror's prize)



Fiber 98. Textile Arts Centre, Chicago, Illinois.



Artists of Hawaii. Honolulu Academy of Arts, Honolulu, Hawaii.



Paper/Fiber XXI Exhibition. Iowa City, Iowa.



On the Same Page. University of Hawaii Fiber Program Group Exhibition, 2500 Pali Gallery, Honolulu, Hawaii



Hawaii Craftsmen, Honolulu Academy of Arts, Honolulu, Hawaii.  



“UH Faculty Exhibit Illustrates Richness” by David C. Farmer. Honolulu Advertiser, March 14, 2004.


“Mixing New and Classic Fiber Art” by Joleen Oshiro. Honolulu Star-Bulletin, February 8, 2004.


“Ordinary Objects, Extraordinary Message” by Joleen Oshiro. Honolulu Star-Bulletin, September 14, 2003.



“‘Hometown’ Showcases Korean-American Artists” by Victoria Gail-White. Honolulu Advertiser, June 8, 2003.




MFA University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii (Fiber Art)



Summer School at Fashion Institute of Technology, State University of New York, New York, New York (Fabric Science)



MFA Ewha Woman’s University, Seoul, Korea (Textile)



BFA Ewha Woman’s university, Seoul, Korea (Fiber Art)




School of Continuing & Professional Studies, New York University, New York, New York (Art of China, Japan, and Korea)


Aha hana lima Workshop, Honolulu, Hawaii



Penland School of Crafts, Penland, North Carolina



Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Isle, Maine



Surface Design Conference, Lawrence and Kansas City, Kansas



Nancy Moore Bess Workshop, Honolulu, Hawaii



John McQueen Workshop, Honolulu, Hawaii



Akemi Cohn Workshop, Honolulu, Hawaii




University of Hawaii Center for Korean Studies Graduate Student Award



The Harue McVay Graduate Scholarship in Art



The Elsa Takasue Memorial Scholarship



Ethel Skeans Clifford Scholarship



Pacific Asian Scholarships



Hawaii Hand Weavers’ Hui Scholarship


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