Jesse Chun Jesse Chun

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SELECTED SOLO + GROUP EXHIBITIONS 
2020
In Practice: Total Disbelief, SculptureCenter, Queens, NY
stain begins to absorb the material spilled on, Doosan Gallery, New York, NY *
The Future of Silence: When your tongue vanishes, Nam June Paik Art Center, Yongin, KR
This is your last chance to use words, Treize, Paris, FR
Countermythologies, NXTHVN, New Haven, CT
TBD, Yeh Art Gallery at St.John's University, Queens, NY *

2019 
Point of Departure, The Drawing Center, New York, NY 
Material Tells, Oakville Galleries, Ontario, CA 
It will never become quite familiar to you, Oolite Arts, Miami, FL
Paperwork, International Studio and Curatorial Program (ISCP), Brooklyn, NY
Otherwise Obscured: Erasure in Body and Text, Franklin Street Works, Stamford, CT
enunciating silence and, 1708 Gallery, Richmond, VA *
What is feminist art, the Smithsonian Institution, Archive of American Art, Washington, DC
What's Love Got to Do with It, The Drawing Center, New York, NY

2018
Moving Body, Moving Study, BAM, Brooklyn, NY
Queens International: Volumes, Queens Museum, Queens, NY
Liquid Myths: Jesse Chun and Guadalupe Maravilla, a collaborative sound lecture, BAM, Brooklyn, NY 
Subtitles, BRIC, Brooklyn, NY *
Ways to Die, Bruce High Quality Foundation, Brooklyn, NY
name against the same sound, Baxter St at CCNY, New York, NY *

2017
AIM Biennial, Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx, NY
Parafiction, ArtCenter/SouthFlorida, Miami, FL
Twenty Five Hours, Brooklyn Bridge Park, Brooklyn, NY *
Alien Nations, Lehman College Art Gallery, Bronx, NY
Relative Material, Nurture Art, Brooklyn, NY
Media Arts Fellow Screening, BRIC, Brooklyn, NY
As A Matter Of Fact, Alpha, New York, NY

2016
Jesse Chun: On Paper, Spencer Brownstone Gallery, New York, NY *
Valid From Until, Booklyn, Brooklyn, NY *
Borderless: In Perspective
, curated by NYFA, Lite-Haus Galerie, Berlin, DE
High Desert/Inner Space, Santa Fe Art Institute, Santa Fe, NM
FILMIDEO, Index Art Center, Newark, NJ
Contemporary Photography, CICA Museum, Gimpo, KR

2015
Lift Off, Fridman Gallery, New York, NY
Radical Color, Newspace Center for Photography, Portland, OR
AIPAD, Park Ave Armory, New York, NY
Weaving Time: Archive of Korean Artists in America Part III, the Korean Cultural Center New York, NY

2014
We live here too, Space Debris Art, Istanbul, TR
In Retrospect
, the Korean Cultural Center New York, NY
Residual Impression, the Clemente Soto Velez Cultural Center, New York, NY

SELECTED FELLOWSHIPS & AWARDS

2019
International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP), National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship
(in support with the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts), Brooklyn, NY
2018
The Drawing Center, Open Sessions, New York, NY
The Lower East Side Printshop, Keyholder Residency, New York, NY
2017
The Bronx Museum of the Arts, Artists in the Marketplace, Bronx, NY
BRIC, Media Arts Fellowship, Brooklyn, NY
2016
The Bruce High Quality Foundation, BHQFU Studio + Teaching Residency, Brooklyn, NY
The Baum Award, Nominee, San Francisco, CA

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
2020
Cora Fisher, "Jesse Chun: Know What I Mean?", ART PAPERS
Diana Seo Hyung Lee, "stain begins to absorb the material spilled on", The Brooklyn Rail
Cassie Packard, "Artists Find Power in Erasure", Hyperallergic
Cassidy Dawn Graves, "Art This Week", Bedford and Bowery
Carlos Kong, "In Practice: Total Disbelief", Flash Art

2019
Editors, "What to See in 2019", Canadian Art
Diana Seo Hyung Lee, "Queens International 2018: Volumes", ArtAsiaPacific
Vince Rozario, "The Thread of the Weave: Meaning from Material at Oakville Galleries", Momus
Taylor Estape, "'It Will Never Become Quite Familiar to You' Considers Cultural Intersections", Miami New Times

2018
Dawn Chan, "Critic's Pick", Artforum
Jonathan Goodman, "Jesse Chun: Name Against the Same Sound", The Brooklyn Rail
Hannah Stamler, "Supple Language: Jesse Chun Interviewed by Hannah Stamler", BOMB 
Diana Seo Hyung Lee, "Name Against the Same Sound: Jesse Chun", ArtAsiaPacific
Editors, "8 Artists to Watch in October 2018", Artspace

2017
Erica Dawn Lyle, "MFA Quality" (on BHQFU), Art in America
Jennifer Picht, "Here is Everything You Can Do at Brooklyn Bridge Park This Summer", Time Out New York
Loney Abrams, "BHQFU on How to Run a Free Art School with the 'Worst' Business Model", Artspace

2016
Hannah Stamler, "Critic's Pick", Artforum
Jacquelyn Gleisner, "Places Within Us: Jesse Chun's On Paper Series", Art21
Peter Plagens, "Prison, Paper and Puns in New York's Art Galleries: Jesse Krimes, Jesse Chun and Georges Hugnet in this week's Fine Art", The Wall Street Journal
Hyo-Won Lee, "Artist Jesse Chun Explores Poetics of Transculturalism", The Korea Times, Web and Print, KR
Seph Rodney, "Using Official Forms to Unpack the Migration Experience", Hyperallergic
Giaco Furino, "Looking Good 'On Paper', This Exhibit Merges Mundane Paperwork with Fine Art", VICE: The Creators Project
Donghui Shin, "Jesse Chun: On Paper" 사진예술 (Sajinyesul: Photo Art Korea), Seoul, KR, Summer, p.33, Print (in Korean)
Emily Colucci, "Jesse Chun: Home As A Metaphor", Frontrunner Magazine
Osman Yerebakan, "A New Country, A New Shore: Jesse Chun's On Paper at Spencer Brownstone Gallery", Baxter St. CCNY
Asia Literary Review, Issue #30 Contemporary Korean Writers (Cover Art), HK, Print

2015
Der Greif Magazine, Artist Feature + Guest Writer
Der Greif, Issue 8, Feature, Print, DE
Steadfast Magazine, Issue 1, Feature, Print, NY
Packet Biweekly, Issue #064, Print, NY

TEACHING 
2020
Virginia Commonwealth University, Sculpture and Extended Media, Richmond, VA
Visiting Faculty, Spring Semester 
2019
Parsons the New School for Design, MFA Photography, New York, NY
Visiting Artist, Summer Lecture Series 
2018
The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Hot Pixels: Processing Identity Through Digital Art [link], Feb - April 
2017
The Bruce High Quality Foundation University, Brooklyn, NY
ESL: Transcultural Poetics [link], Feb - April


LECTURES | ARTIST TALKS 
2019
Artist lecture, Virginia Commonwealth University, hosted by VCU Sculpture + Extended Media, Richmond, VA
Artist lecture, Parsons the New School for Design, hosted by Parsons Photography MFA, New York, NY
Artist talk, BRIC, Brooklyn, NY
Thesis review panel, Parsons the New School for Design, Photography Dept, New York, NY
Guest lecture, New York University, Steinhardt, New York, NY
2018
Artist talk, Triple Canopy, Offline Sessions, New York, NY
Panelist, SVA MFA Photo Video and Related Media Department talk with Barbara Pollack, New York, NY
Artist talk, SVA MFA Art Writing, Summer Intensive, New York, NY
Artist talk, ICP-Bard MFA, Professional Practices, New York, NY
2017
Panelist, School of Visual Arts, MFA Photo Video and Related Media Dept, New York, NY
Artist talk, Fast Forward: Women In Photography Conference, New York, NY
Artist talk, Parsons the New School for Design, Professional Practices, New York, NY
Artist talk, Baxter St CCNY, Home Place, New York, NY
Panelist, Franklin Street Works, BYOU, Stamford, CT
Poetry Reading, Nurture Art, Relative Material, Brooklyn, NY
Artist talk, Hunter College, Asian American Studies, New York, NY
Artist talk and poetry reading, NADA, A Poetic Act, New York, NY
2016
Guest lecture, Parsons the New School for Design, BFA Photo Department, New York, NY
Artist talk, Korean Association of New York Artists, New York, NY
Poetry reading, Booklyn, Brooklyn, NY
2015
Guest lecture, Parsons the New School for Design, BFA Photo Department, New York, NY
Panelist, Fridman Gallery, Artists in Conversation with Elisabeth Biondi, New York, NY2014
Panelist, School of Visual Arts, Critical Information Conference, MFA Art Criticism & Writing Dept, New York, NY


PUBLICATIONS
2019
WORKBOOK, published by Triple Canopy, online (digital publication)
2018
Intangible Heritage, published by Wendy's Subway x BAM, Brooklyn, NY 
2017
Blueprints, published by Silent Face Projects, Brooklyn, NY
2016
Valid From Until, published by Booklyn Press, Brooklyn, NY

EDUCATION
MFA, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY
BFA, Parsons the New School for Design, New York, NY


PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Artist book collection, IL
Yale University Library Collection, New Haven, CT
Cleveland Clinic Art Collection, Cleveland, OH
Bennington College, Edward Clark Crossett Library, VT
The School of Visual Arts, Photography and Video Library Collection, New York, NY
University of Texas Library, Austin, TX
International Center of Photography Library, NY
The Smithsonian Institution, Archive of American Art, Washington, DC
The Los Angeles Contemporary Archive, CA
Asia Art Archive in America, NY
Whitney Museum Library, NY





* denotes solo and two person exhibitions