Heewoong Jin (born 1985, from Korea) is a visual artist.

Works and lives in Montreal and Seoul.
Jin Heewoong is carrying out an experimental process of discovering combinations of particular objects in our surroundings the order and chaos within such combinations, and the aesthetic elements inherent in objects, and then creating new meanings through alterations in arrangement, enumeration and space.

Graduated from Cheongju University with Bachelor’s in Painting. Received graduate degree in Painting from the same university.
Started the (currently ongoing) mychandelierchohab project group in 2011, managed the artist-run space Salon_Vit in 2013, participated in the Gwangju Barim Media Space residency program in 2014, artist in residence at Cheongju Creative Art Studio in 2015 and Cheongju Internation Craft biennale 2017.

mychandelierchohab
2017 Re-craft, Cheongju Craft Biennale, Cheongju, Korea 2014 mycheongjuchandelierchohab, Daecheongho Museum, Cheongju, Korea 2013 mycheongjuchandelierchohab, Cheongju Cultural Industrial Complex, Cheongju, Korea 2013 mycheongjuchandelierchohab, Scheme Museum, Cheongju, Korea 2012 mycheongjuchandelierchohab, Cheongju Creative Studio, Cheongju, Korea
Selected Group Exhibition
2020 At and Away, Peripheral Hours, 8947 Saint-Urbain, Montreal, Canada 2019 Moving Trailer, rented truck, 2540 Rue Moreau, Montreal, Canada 2019 Exhibition In The Sky, Park Jarry, Montreal, Canada 2018 Flat Edge, Dacheongho Museum, Cheongju, Korea 2018 Peripheral Hours, 8947 Saint-Urbain, Montreal, Canada   2018 Moving Trailer, rented truck, Montreal, Canada 2017 Moving Trailer, rented truck, Montreal, Canada 2017 Re-craft, Cheongju Craft Biennale, Cheongju, Korea 2016 Illuminate the Jungdong, Artist’s room, jungdong small museum, Daejeon 2016 Document The traces of 10 years, The future of the 10 years, Cheongju Art Studio, Cheongju 2015 Real Dmz Project 2015 <Lived time of Dongsong>, Art Seonje center, Seoul, Korea 2015 8yoill noons, Barim Media Space, Gwangju, Korea 2015 Is,  Art Space One, Seoul, Korea 2014 Ghost Memories, Cheongju Creative Studio, Cheongju, Korea 2014 7sense&sensibility, Cheongju Creative Studio, Cheongju, Korea 2014 Art Goshi Project Part 1, Barim Media Space, Gwangju, Korea 2012 our wedding performance, Agit, Busan, Korea 2012 Soundscape, Woomin Art Center, Cheongju, Korea
Solo Exhibition
2017 Orbit Here, One and J+, Seoul, Korea 2015 One Nail Drives Out Another, SALT Art Gallery, Gwangju, Korea 2015 It’s not where you take things from - It’s where you take them to, Cheongju Creative Studio, Cheongju, Korea 2013 Random Access, Salon_Vit, Cheongju, Korea
Residency Program
2015 8yoill noons meta-residence Project, Barim Media Space, Gwangju, Korea 2014 Cheongju Creative Studio, Cheongju, Korea 2014 Barim Media Space, Gwangju, Korea 2011 Art Firm, Cheongju, Korea
Collection
Private collection, Ssangri gallery, Daejeon, Korea



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