SOOJIN KANG

1978 Born, Seoul, South Korea
Lives and works in London, UK

EDUCATION

2007-2009 BA Central Saint Martins, London, UK
2003-2006 MA Central Saint Martins, London, UK

SOLO EXHIBITION

2017

Growth, Unit 9, London, UK

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITION

2017

COLLECT, The International Art Fair for Contemporary Objects, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
The House of Penelope, Gallery 46 White Chapel, London, UK

2016

Wild Things, Texture Museum, Kortrijk, Belgium

2015

COLLECT, The International Art Fair for Contemporary Objects, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
GOODESIGN, The Natural Circle, Cascina Cuccagna, Milan, Italy

2014

Reclaim | Repurpose, International Contemporary Craft and Applied Art, Northern Ireland
Tablestitch, Friday Late Korea, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK

2012

Threads That Bind Us, Plusdeign Gallery, Milan, Italy
Dressed Furniture, Min, New York, NY, USA

2011

Chairs Flow, Cheongju International Craft Biennale, Cheongju, South Korea
Talking Textiles, Curated by Lidewij Edelkoort, Spazio Gianfranco Ferré, Milan, Italy

2010

Homeworks, Mint, London, UK
Thrust, Beldam Gallery, Uxbridge, UK
Curiosity, Clerkenwell Road, London, UK

2009

Escape, Curated by Max Fraser, Mint, London, UK
Central Saint Martins MA Textile Futures graduate show, London, UK

LECTURE/ WORKSHOP

2014

Thatchted Cottage, Craft Village Shipquay St Londonderry, Northern Ireland
North West Regional College, Strand Road, Londonderry, Northern Ireland
TableStitch, Victoria and Albert museum, Cromwell Road, London, UK

AWARD/ARTIST RESIDENCY

2016

Grant for Arts, Arts Council England, UK
Grant for International Residency Programme, Arts Council Korea, South Korea
Textile Residency, Oaxaca, Mexico

2015

Grant for Arts, Arts Council England, UK
Grant for International Residency Programme, Arts Council Korea, South Korea
Iceland Textile Centre, Blönduós, Iceland
Tasara Weaving Centre, Calicut, India
Oaxaca, Mexico

PUBLIC COLLECTION

2017

Victoria and Albert Museum

SELECTED PUBLICATION

2017
The Telegraph (GB)
It's Nice That
Selvedge(GB)