About

EDUCATION

2020-2022        Hunter College / CUNY, New York, NY

                          MFA, Sculpture

2014-2017        Virginia Commonwealth University / School of the Arts, Richmond, VA 

                          BFA, Sculpture and Extended Media / Minor-Furniture Design (Cum Laude)

2017                  Seoul National University, Seoul, KR

                          Summer Exchange Program / Architecture

HONORS AND AWARDS

2019                  VSC June Brundage Cater Fellowship, Vermont Studio Center

2018                  Inlight Artist's Honorarium, 1708 Gallery & Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

2018                 VSC Merit Grant and Work Exchange Award, Vermont Studio Center

2017                  Faculty Achievement Award & Scholarship

2017                  VCUarts Sculpture, Truth and Beauty Award & Scholarship

2016                  VCUarts Sculpture, Dangerous Artist Award & Scholarship

2014-2017        Honors, Virginia Commonwealth University

2014                  Tasmeem Student Attendee & Qatar 

2014                  Merit Scholarship

EXHIBITIONS

2018                  Inlight Exhibition, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA

2017                  "Reconnection", The anderson gallery, Richmond, VA

                          - Solo Exhibition (Open call/Selected by curator)     

                          "3AM", VCU Fine arts building, Richmond, VA

                          - Solo performance exhibition

                           Juried Fine Arts Exhibition, The anderson gallery, Richmond, VA

                          - Juried by Piper Marshall (Curator)

                          "Bacon Thursday at the Yellow Room", Fab Gallery, Richmond, VA

                          - Group performance exhition

2016                  “LOVE YALL”. Black Irish Gallery, Richmond, VA

                          - Collaboration with Irvin Climaco Morazan (http://www.irvinmorazan.com)

                          "NASAD SHOW EXHIBITION", VCU Fine arts building, Richmond, VA

                          - Selected student from Irvin Morazan; Exhibition for the National Association

                             of Schools of Art and Design(NASAD)

 2015                 “Senseless Truth”, Project Broom gallery, Seoul, Republic of Korea

                          “3AJEEB exhibition, Tasmeem in the classroom”, Depot Gallery; Richmond, VA

                          Virginia Commonwealth University Art Foundation Exhibit; Richmond, VA

 2014                 “Growth”, Solo exhibition, Project Broom gallery; Seoul, Republic of Korea

                          Performance in the Center of Korea, Myungdong, Seoul, Republic of Korea

EXPERIENCE / ARTIST ASISTANT

2019                 Vermont Studio Center, Fellowship, Johnson, VT

                         "Walk on Water Performance by Irvin Morazan",

                         Queens Museum, New York, NY - Performance with Documentation

2018                 Vermont Studio Center, Reidency, Johnson, VT 

                         Technician / Studio Monitor ( Wood Shop ), Visual Arts Center of Richmond, VA

                         "THE OG OF THE UNDOCUMENTED CHILDREN  Performance by Irvin Morazan",

                         Whitney Museum, New York, NY - Performance with Documentation

                         "The Mending Project by Leeming Wei", VCU Institute for Contemporary Art,

                          Richmond, VA - Performance as Volunteer / Assistant

                          Selected Artist from VRAI Magazine

                          - photographer for New York Fashion Week 2018 F/W

                          Artist assistant, Bohyun Yoon ( Professor, Glass in Craft department )

                          Artist Assistant, WonJung Choi ( http://www.wonjungchoi.com/ )

                          Artist assistant / MFA Thesis, Jordan Loeppky-Kolesnik ( 2018 VCU MFA ) 

2017                  "Volver! Volver! Performance by Irvin Morazan", Bronx Museum of the Arts,

                          New York, NY - Perforamance with documentation.

2016                  Artist assistant / MFA Thesis , Levester Williams (2016 VCU MFA)

                          Artist assistant / MFA Thesis , Shana Hoehn (2016 VCU MFA)

2015                  Selected student; Workshop with  Daphne Fitzpatrick

                          (http://www.daphnefitzpatrick.com/)                            

2014                  Selected student from Jon Rajkovich; The Tasmeem biennial international    

                          design conference; Doha, Qatar; opportunity to travel Doha, attend a various of 

                          art programs and meet a professional designers such as Valentino Clemente

                          Ludovico Garavani as chief designer in Valentino.

 2010 – 2012     Military Service as army in a command post ; Gangwon-do, Korea;

                          Duty; a colonel aide

PUBLICATIONS / REVIEWS / CITED WORKS

2018                  Danny de la Cruz, "NYFW Men's: Carlos Campos Fall/Winter 2018", VRAI MAGAZINE 

                          https://www.vraimagazine.com/nyfw-mens-carlos-campos-fall-winter-2018/

                          https://www.vraimagazine.com/nyfw-mens-luar-fall-winter-2018/

2017                  "RE-CONNECTION", VCUARTS, 

                          http://arts.vcu.edu/sculpture/re-connection-presented-by-junoh-yu/

2016                  "Poictesme spring 2016", POICTESME JOURNAL - Cover Artist (selected/granted)

                          https://issuu.com/vcustudentmedia/docs/poictesme_spring_2016_no_bleed

                          https://docgo.net/philosophy-of-money.html?utm_source=poictesme-spring-2016

                          "Guadalupe Maravilla's Performance Class in: LOVE YA LL", VCUARTS                             

                          Media, http://arts.vcu.edu/sculpture/irvin-morazans-performance-class-love-ya-ll/

                          "Irvin Morazan's performance class in: LOVE YA LL", VCU Sculpture + Extended,

                          http://extended1157.rssing.com/chan-57671516/all_p4.html

2015                  Artphil, "VCU interview",

                          Leclife, http://www.leclife.com/index.php?alec=search&qlec=VCU%20Interview