Sung woo Kim is an independent curator and writer. He is interested in curatorial methodologies that produce and pose questions relating to time and space, and investigates how to reflect individuals’ subjectivities in the form of exhibition. Kim directed the curatorial programme and management of Amado Art Space, Seoul (2015-2019), and was appointed as an artistic director in the curatorial collective formed for the Gwangju Biennale (2018). This year, he was appointed as a curatorial advisor for the Busan Biennale.
The exhibitions and projects he has curated include Glider (Gallery2, Seoul, 2020); Anamorphose : depict but blurry, distant but vivid (WESS, Seoul, 2020); MINUS HOURS (Wumin Art Center, Cheongju, 2019); Tracing, Detouring, Piercing (Hakgojae Gallery, Seoul, 2020); Remembrance has a rear and front (publishing project, Hejuk Press, 2019); The 12th Gwangju Biennale: Imagined Borders (Gwangju Biennale Exhibition Hall, Asia Culture Center, 2018); Different Kinds of White (P21, 2018); Black Night, Video Night (d/p, 2018); sunday is monday, monday is sunday (Space Willing n Dealing, 2018); Blank Shot (Art Sonje Center, Seoul, 2017); Nobody’s Space (Amado Art Space, 2016); Platform. B (Amado Art Space, 2015).
Sung woo Kim is Curator of the gallery sector “Material-Real”, Abu Dhabi Art 2020