Bokyung Jun,


Artist, Co-founder and current member of Z-After, and ETC(Enterprise of Temporary Consensus)

Date of Birth: Born in South Korea in 1979. 11. 4

Working and living in Korea


PHD 2016 Painting, Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Korea

MFA 2010 New Form, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

MFA 2007 Digital+Media Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

BFA 2002 Painting and Printmaking, Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Korea

Minor: Art history

Solo Exhibitions:

2019 We will go back into the darkness again, Taipei Treasure Hill, Taipei, Taiwan

2018 Lapis Philosophorum, Art space Hue, Paju

2016 The Song of Sirens: Shining Dissonance, TEMI artist residency, Deajeon

2015 Dialogue between Cones, Gallery Chosen, Seoul

2014 Et, Ou,Donc, Space 15th, Seoul

2012 The Poetics of Neighborhood: Itaewondong, Takeoutdrawing, Seoul

2011 The Poetics of Neighborhood: Hannamdong, Takeoutdrawing, Seoul

2010 Thank You! Myrtle Ave Community, Steuben Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Group Exhibitions:


2019 MMCA Goyang Artist Residency Open Studio, MMCA Goyang Artist Residency, Goyang

Young Artist S, Buchon B39, Buchon

Study of Social Sculpture, Amado art space, Seoul

Multi-Access 4913, Seoul Museum of Art(SeMA), Seoul

Beyond the Making, Wooran Foundation, Seoul


Ace Nite, Proyecto ‘ace, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Survival Kit: wing and a prayer, ooojh, Seoul (Z-After)

Tools for Fiction: Active Archive for Artist’s Publishing, Insa Art space, Seoul

Open Studio, Changdong Studio National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul (Z-After)

2018 Platform Artist & Open Studio, Incheon Art Platform, Incheon

Busan International Video art Festival, Space Heem, Busan

Bupyung Yong Arist 2018, Bupyung art center, Bupyung

Survival Kit: an emergency landing. Seogyo art center, Seoul (Z-After)

Iron-Man, F1963, Busan

EMAF(Ewha Media Art Presentation), Ewha Womans University, Seoul

In/visible, Incheon Art Platform, Incheon

Z-After lunching round table, OTD, Seoul


Unused space project 2017, The Buk Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul

Koganecho Bazaar 2017, Yokohama, Japan

Sejong Art Market SoSo, Sejong Center for the Performing Arts, Seoul


There are many stories in Jungdong, Jungdong Small Museum, Daejeon

Openhaus, ZK/U, Germany

Sensible Reality, City hall, Seoul

Ideal Beings, TEMI artist residency, Daejeon

Preview, TEMI artist residency, Daejeon

Re:Research(ETC), Woojeongguk, Seoul

Trans-, Korean Cultural Centre India, New Delhi


New Cinema World(ETC), shinsegae Gallery, Busan

Nothing we could know (ETC), Insa Art Sapce, Seoul

Self-introduction (ETC), Dongduck art gallery, Seoul


Mr. Gentleman A's One Day (ETC), Space Haebang, Seoul

How to enjoy your free time. One day, Nicely, Culture Station Seoul 284, Seoul

City(do:ti) Space (ETC),, Compact Smart City, Incheon

Para-Sites (ETC), distributed exhibition

The First Encounter, The Beginning of ‘Empty’ Friendship (ETC), Incheon Art Platform, Incheon

Memories(ETC), Gyeonggi Creation Center, Ansan


Flowing city, Hanwon Museum, Seoul

Art, Getting close, Spread, Palais de Seoul, Seoul

Between Mirrors: Infinite Reversibility, Ewha Art Center, Seoul

Sihwa-Poetized (ETC), studio M30, Seoul Art Space Mullae, Seoul

Nakwon Family Service (ETC), The National Art Studio, Changdong, Seoul

波瀾萬丈 A life full of ups and downs (ETC), Space Beam, Incheon

Night Tales in Three Days(Open Studio) (ETC), Geonggi Creation Center, Ansan

What's On (ETC), Geonggi Creation Center, Ansan

Mr. A, the Gentleman’s housewarming (ETC), event/roundtable Gyonam-dong Newtown, Seoul


The 4th Off and Free International Film&Art Festival (ETC), Arko, Seoul

Back to the Future: ○□★△×, Tour Project, Baedari, Incheon

Creative attitude of that ‘distance’, Seoul Art Space Geumcheon, Seoul

If you dream it: ○□★△× (ETC), Tour Project, Seoul Station/Huam-dong, Seoul

KUNSTVLAAI: Festival of Independents, Book launching ceremony, Netherlands


Magic Hour, Lotte Gallery Gwangbok store, Busan

The Principle of cure, Annyung Archive, Seoul

GoodMoney, Sangsangmadang, Seoul

Artonbringhton, Bringhton beach, Brooklyn, NY

About Books: Independent book market, Sangsangmadang, Seoul

Pratt Harlem Project, FDB Pop - Up Gallery, New York, NY


Explore-Art: edizione 2010, Area Odeon, Monza, Italy

ArtBridge 2010: In Plain Site, London Terrace Garden, New York, NY

All In The Family, Islip Art Museum, East Islip, NY

Slide Slam, Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT

Sustainability, The Rubelle and Norman Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

A Piece of Pratt, the LABA Gallery, New York, NY


Speaking To A Kitchen Mouse, Steuben Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Art In Odd Places, 14th Union Square, New York, NY

Asian Young Artist Festival, Former military building, Seoul

Wish You Were Here, A.I.R. gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Connie Wolf & Bokyung Jun, Macomb College, Clinton, MI


2019: Taipei Artist Village, Taipei, Taiwan

2019: National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art (MMCA) Goyang Residency, Gyeonggido

2018: Proyecto ‘ace, Buenos Aires, Argentina

2018: National Art Studio, Changdong of National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art (Z-A), Seoul

2018: Incheon Art Platform, Incheon

2017: Koganecho Bazaar 2017, Yokohama, Japan

2016: ZK/U, Berlin, Germany

2016: Artist Residency TEMI, Daejeon

2014: Incheon Art Platform, Incheon

2013: Geonggi Creation Center (GCC), Ansan

2013: National Art Studio, Changdong of National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art (ETC), Seoul

2012: Space Beam international Summer Residency ‘Nightwalkers in Incheon’, Incheon

2012: Takeoutdrawing (Fellowship), Seoul

2011: SVA Summer Residency, NY, USA

2011: Takeoutdrawing (Fellowship), Seoul

2008: Santa Fe Art Institute (Fellowship), New Mexico, USA

2007: Ox-Bow: School of Art and Artists’ Residency (Fellowship), Chicago, USA


2019: Buchon Young Artist S award, Buchon cultural foundation

2019: Soorim New wave Art Lab 2019, Soorim foundation

2018: Grant by Art Council Korea for international residency participation

2018: Busan International Video art Festival selected artist

2018: Bupyung Young Artist award, Bupyung cultural foundation

2018: Soacdacum, Seogyo art center (Z-After)

2018: Exhibition Grant by Inchoen Art Platform

2017: Koganecho Bazzar Grant, Koganecho Area Management Center

2016: Supported by Art Council Korea for international residency participation

2016: Drawing Center archiving artist, Seoul Olympic Museum of Art

2015: Visual art Grant by Seoul Foundation for Arts and Culturel

2014: Interdisciplinary art Grant by Seoul Foundation for Arts and Culture(ETC)

2013: Visual art Grant by Incheon Fine Arts Council

2013: Interdisciplinary art by Seoul Foundation for Arts and Culture

Seoul Foundation for Arts and Culture, Mullae Arts Plus Award(ETC)

2010: Graduate M.F.A program at Pratt Institute with honor

2010: 1st place award at the Sustainability show, Pratt Institute

2008: Santa Fe Art Institute Residency fellowship

2007: Graduate M.F.A program at Rhode Island School of Design with honor

2007: Certificate in Collegiate Teaching, Sheridan Center at Brown University

2005-2007: Graduate fellowship at Rhode Island School of Design


2017: Lapis Philosophorum, Koganecho management center

2016: A-NOT-HER LAND, Individual publishing

2016: The Song of Sirens: Shining Dissonance, TEMI Artist Residency

2015: Dialogue between Cones, waterain

2015: Mr. Gentleman A's One Day (ETC), Individual publishing

2014: The Million Waves (ETC),

2013: Mr.A, the Gentleman’s pleasant day (ETC), project space LAB39

2012: ○□★△× CSSTC, Space Beam

2012: The Poetics of Neighborhood,

2011: The Poetics of Neighborhood, Takeoutdrawing

2010: Thank you Myrtle Avenue, Individual publishing