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Kim Yun Shin

Korean, 1935

Biography

Kim Yun Shin

  • 1935   Born in Won San, North Korea
    Lives and works in Argentina and South Korea
     

Education

  • 1964-69             
    École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts, Paris
    Specialization in Sculpture

    1955-59             
    Faculty of Arts, Hongik University, Seoul, Korea

Selected Solo Exhibitions

  • 2023                
    Kim Yunshin: Towards Oneness, Nam-Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea

    2022                
    Kim Yunshin: My Prayer, Whitewave Gallery, Seoul, Korea
    Kim Yunshin_For a moment-This moment, Gallery Banditrazos, Seoul, Korea
    Yun Shin Kim: For a moment-this moment, E2 Art Gallery, Los Angeles, U.S.A.

    2021                
    Chal-la: Now, in this instant, Korean Cultural Centre, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    2019
    La materia en vibración, Korean Cultural Centre, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    KIM YUN SHIN, Korean Cultural Centre, Warsaw, Poland
    Exposición por invitación, Centro Cultural Coreano, Madrid, Spain

    2018
    Museum Night, Museo Kim Yun Shin, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    10 years of FUSION AND EXPANSION, Museo Kim Yun Shin, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    2017
    Museum Night, Museo Kim Yun Shin, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    KIM YUN SHIN, Federal Cultural Center of Pilar, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    2016
    Museum Night, Museo Kim Yun Shin, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Alma Sonora, Córdoba, Argentina

    2015                
    Alma Sonora & Divide Dos, Divide Uno, Museo Municipal de Arte Moderno Mendoza, Mendoza, Argentina
    Song of My Soul·Kim Yun Shin 60th Anniversary, Hanwon Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
    Kim Yun Shin: 60th Anniversary, Whitewave Gallery, Seoul, Korea

    2014                
    Alma sonora & Divide dos, divide uno, Korean Cultural Centre, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Museum Night, Museo Kim Yun Shin, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    2013                
    Museum Night, Museo Kim Yun Shin, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    2012                
    Museum Night, Museo Kim Yun Shin, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    2011                
    Recorriendo aquellos tiempos, Museum Night, Museo Kim Yun Shin, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    2010                
    Kim Yun Shin, Maria Elena Kravetz Gallery, Córdoba, Argentina
    Homage to the Bicentennial of the May Revolution, Museo Kim Yun Shin, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Museum Night, Museo Kim Yun Shin, Buenos Aires, Argentina (Museo Kim Yun Shin was incorporated into the Museum Night Circle, sponsored by the Government of the City of Buenos Aires) Buenos Aires, Argentina

    2009                
    KIM YUN SHIN, Museo de Arte Lopez Claro, Azul, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    2008                
    Opening of the Museo Kim Yun Shin, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    2007                
    Kim Yun Shin, Kukminilbo Gallery, Seoul, Korea

    2006                
    Galeria Yun Shin Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    2003                 
    KIM YUN SHIN, Park Ryu Sook Gallery, Seoul, Korea

    2000          
    Korean Embassy in Argentina, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    1999                
    MIK (Korean Integral Medicine), Buenos Aires, Argentina

    1998                
    YUN SHIN KIM ESCULTURAS, Kookmin Bank Sucursal, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    1996
    YUN SHIN KIM ESCULTURAS, Centro Cultural Recoleta, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Kim Yun Shin: Flowering Again, Chosun Gallery, Seoul, Korea

    1995                
    Yun Shin Kim, Dongah Gallery, Seoul, Korea

    1992                
    YUN SHIN KIM ESCULTURAS, Sala Nacional de Exposicion Palais de Glace, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Gallery PRAXIS, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    1990                
    YUN SHIN KIM, Simmonson Gallery, Los Angeles, U.S.A.
    YUN SHIN KIM ONIX SCULPTURE, Hyundai Art Gallery, Seoul, Korea

    1989                 
    YUN SHIN KIM ESCULTURAS, Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes, Mexico City, Mexico

    1988                
    The 9th Kim Yun Shin Sculpture Exhibition, Jean Art Gallery, Seoul, Korea

    1987                
    Municipal Museum of Fine Arts Damaso Arce, Olavarria, Argentina

    1986                
    YUN SIN KIM ESCULTURAS, SOUDAN Gallery, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Olavarria Main Park, Argentina

    1985                
    Olavarria Main Park, Olavarria, Argentina
    YUN SHIN KIM ESCULTURAS, Museo de Arte Moderno, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    1979
    The 3rd Kim Yun Shin Sculpture Exhibition, Hee Art Gallery, Seoul, Korea

    1976                
    Miz Gallery, Seoul, Korea

    1973                
    Royal Prince Gallery, Busan, Korea

    1969                 
    Lithograph, Seoul Press Center, Seoul, Korea

    1963                
    Busan Cultural Center, Busan, Korea

Selected Group Exhibitions

  • 2019
    Diálogos artísticos: KIM Yunshin y Mari Puri Herrero, Korean Cultural Centre, Madrid, Spain

    2017
    Association of Korean Artists in Argentina, Korean Cultural Centre, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    2015
    15 Korean Abstract Painters: Yesterday and Today, Ahn Sang Chul Museum, Yangju, Korea

    2012
    International Sculpture Symposium, Iksan, Korea
    Green Life, Washington, U.S.A.

    2011                
    Meeting, Korean Cultural Centre, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    2007                
    XVo International Sculpture Symposium, Circulo de Escultores Rosarino, Rosario, Argentina
    Yangpyeong Rest Area, Batangol Museum, Yangpyeong, Korea

    2006                
    Exhibition of Korean Artists in South America, Sao Paulo, Brazil

    2003                
    Korean-Spanish Sculpture Symposium, Icheon, Korea

    2002                
    Exchange, Mixing together and Surpass, China International City Sculpture Exhibition & Symposium, Beijing, China
    Invited Exhibition of Sculptors who Brought Glory to the Korean Sculpturess Association, Yeemock Gallery, Seoul, Korea

    2001                
    Encuentro de Escultura: Madera-Piedra-Hierro, the 7th International Sculpture Symposium, Circulo de Escultores Rosarino, Rosario, Argentina

    2000                
    The 3rd International Sculpture Symposium, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    1998-2004       
    Korean Plastic Arts Association Group Exhibition, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    1996
    Chang-An Hoe Exhibition, Chosun Gallery, Seoul, Korea

    1995
    Candelaria Art Gallery, Buenos Aires, Argentina          
    '95 Korean Women Artists Festival, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
    Traveling Exhibition of Permanent Collection, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seogwipo and Gumi, Korea

    1992                
    Invitational Exhibition of Korea Contemporary Art, National Museum of Modern Art of Mexico, Mexico D.F. Mexico

    1991                
    National Museum of Modern Art, Mexico D.F. Mexico
    Korean Modern Sculpture – Lineage III, Yemac Gallery, Seoul, Korea
    The Exhibition of Korean Artists in America, Kumho Museum, Seoul, Korea

    1989
    Arte Contemporaneo de Corea, National Museum of Modern Art of Mexico, Mexico D.F. Mexico

    1986                
    Olavarria Museum, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    1985                
    Exhibition of the Association of Sculptors of Argentina, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    1983
    The 13th Hong-Ik Sculpture Association Exhibition, Kwanhoon Museum, Seoul, Korea
    11 Contemporary Sculptors, Yoon Gallery, Seoul, Korea
    Environment and Sculpture·Sculpture and Environment, Hankuk Art Museum, YongIn, Korea
    Korean Sculptress Association in Tokyo, Korean Cultural Centre, Tokyo, Japan
    Korea Fine Arts Association Exhibition, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Gwacheon, Korea

    1982
    Korean Young Artists Association Exhibition for Honorary Members, SPACE Gallery, Seoul, Korea
    The 9th Korean Sculptress Association in Tokyo, Korean Culture & Arts Foundation, Seoul, Korea

    1981
    The 17th Korean Young Artists Association Exhibition, Korean Culture & Arts Foundation, Seoul, Korea
    The 8th Korean Sculptress Association Exhibition, Korean Culture & Arts Foundation, Seoul, Korea
    Invited Exhibition of 17 Contemporary Sculptors, Korean Young Artists Association, Seoul, Korea

    1980
    7 Sculptress, Growrich Gallery, Seoul, Korea
    The 7th Korean Sculptress Association Exhibition, Korean Culture & Arts Foundation, Seoul, Korea

    1979
    The 6th Korean Sculptress Association Exhibition, Korean Culture & Arts Foundation, Seoul, Korea

    1978
    The 10th Korean Young Artists Association Exhibition, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea
    The 8th Hong-Ik Sculpture Association Exhibition, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Gwacheon, Korea
    Invited Exhibition of 15 Sculptors, Hee Gallery, Seoul, Korea
    Korean Young Artists Exhibition, Korean Young Artists Association, Seoul, Korea
    The 5th Korean Sculptress Association Exhibition, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Deoksugung, Seoul, Korea
    20 Artists, Korean Young Artists Association, Seoul, Korea
    The 7th Korean Young Artists Association Exhibition, Chuncheon Cultural Center, Chuncheon, Korea

    1977
    77-88, Korean Young Artists Association, Seoul, Korea
    The 4th Korean Sculptress Association Exhibition, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Deoksugung, Seoul, Korea
    New Year Emerging Artists Exhibition, Hyundai Hwarang, Seoul, Korea

    1976               
    Korean Young Artists Assocation Exhibition, The Balch Institute Museum, Philadelphia, U.S.A
    The 3rd Korean Sculptress Association Exhibition, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Deoksugung, Seoul, Korea
    The 4th Korean Young Artists Association Exhibition, Jeonil Museum, Gwangju, Korea
    The 3rd Korean Young Artists Association Exhibition, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Korea

    1975
    The 2nd Korean Sculptress Association Exhibition, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Deoksugung, Seoul, Korea
    The 2nd Korean Young Artists Association Exhibition, Top Art Gallery, Busan, Korea

    1974                
    100 Korean Contemporary Sculptors, Korean Culture & Arts Foundation, Seoul, Korea
    Hongik Sculpture Association Exhibition, Korean Culture & Arts Foundation, Seoul, Korea
    The 1st Korean Young Artists Association Exhibition, Korean Culture & Arts Foundation Center, Seoul, Korea
    Korea Fine Arts Association Exhibition, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Korea
    The 1st Korean Sculptress Association Exhibition, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Deoksugung, Seoul, Korea

    1974/83            
    Korean Sculptress Association Exhibition, Seoul, Tokyo, Paris

    1973                
    XII Biennial of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    The 10th Figurative Art Exhibition, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Deoksugung, Seoul, Korea

    1972/83            
    Hongik Sculptors Association Exhibition, Seoul, Korea

    1972
    The 8th Figurative Art Exhibition, National Information Center, Seoul, Korea

    1971/81           
    Catholic Association of Artists Exhibition, Korea

    1971
    The 7th Figurative Art Exhibition, National Information Center, Seoul, Korea

    1970           
    The 5th Figurative Art Exhibition, National Information Center, Seoul, Korea
    Emerging Female Artists Exhibition, Shinmun Gallery, Seoul, Korea
    Korean Artists Exhibition, Dorajang Gallery, Seoul, Korea
    The 1st Grand Prize Exhibition of Korean Art, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Gyeongbokgung, Seoul, Korea

Selected Public and Private Collections

  • National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea
    Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
    Hanwon Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
    Asan Social Welfare Foundation, Asan Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Korean National Housing Corporation, Seoul, Korea
    Korea Land Corporation, Seongnam, Korea
    Iksan Sports Park, Iksan, Korea
    Korean-Spanish Sculpture Park, Gwangju, Korea
    Korean Cultural Center of Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Museo Municipal de Arte Moderno, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    GOLF CLUB ESPERANZA, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Palacio del Correo Central de Rosario, Rosario, Argentina
    Museo Lopez Claro, Azul, Argentina
    Museo Nacional de Arte Moderno, México D.F, México
    International Sculpture Park in Beijing, Beijing, China

     

Exhibitions

Kim Yun Shin
Kim Yun Shin
March 19 – April 28, 2024