Artist Statement
 

Biography
 

Curriculum Vitae
 

About the Medium
 

Early Influences

 
Born in Seoul, Korea; lives and works in Greater Seattle Area, Washington.

 
EDUCATION

Graduate Course Work, Printmaking, San Francisco State University, 1998.
BA, Studio Art, California State University Long Beach, 1995.

 
AWARDS, GRANTS, AND FELLOWSHIPS

2017  Percent for Art Commission Award, Alaska State Council on the Arts, Anchorage, Alaska.
2017  Puffin Foundation West Grant, Puffin Foundation West, Columbus, Ohio.
2017  Individual Artist Projects Grant, 4Culture, King County, Washington.
2017  Puffin Foundation Grant, The Puffin Foundation, Teaneck, New Jersey.
2016  Site Specific Projects Grant, 4Culture, King County, Washington.
2016  Puffin Foundation West Grant, Puffin Foundation West, Columbus, Ohio.
2015  Purchase Award, Tacoma Arts Commission, City of Tacoma, Washington.
2015  Individual Artist Projects Grant, 4Culture, King County, Washington.
2013  Open 4Culture Grant, 4Culture, King County, Washington.
2013  Give Me Culture Grant, City of Kent Arts Commission, Kent, Washington.
2013  Puffin Foundation Grant, The Puffin Foundation, Teaneck, New Jersey.
2012  Purchase Award, Tacoma Arts Commission, City of Tacoma, Washington.
2012  Individual Artist Projects Grant, 4Culture, King County, Washington.
2010  Purchase Award, Delta National Small Prints Exhibition, Bradbury Gallery, Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, Arkansas.
2009  Collection Acquisition Award, Guanlan International Print Biennial, Guanlan Art Museum, Shenzhen, China.
2008  Solo Exhibition Award, 28th Mini Print International of Cadaqués, Association for Dissemination of International Graphic Arts, Cadaqués, Spain.
2008  Artist Residency Award, Frans Masereel Center, Flemish Ministry of Culture, Kasterlee, Belgium.
2005  Juror Award, Prints U.S.A. 2005, Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, Missouri.
2005  Award of Excellence, Contemporary Abstracts, Alameda Art Center, Alameda, California.
1997  Individual Artist Grant, Arts Council for Long Beach, Long Beach, California.
1996  Juror Award, Breaking the Role, Trammell Crow Upper West Pavilion, Dallas, Texas.
1996  Fellowship Award, Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, California.
1996  First Prize, Wallworks, Artcore Brewery Annex, Los Angeles, California.
1995  Juror Award, Time Span: The Fourth Dimension in Art, Irving Arts Center, Irving, Texas.
1995  Purchase Award, Insights '95, University Art Museum, California State University, Long Beach, California.

 
SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015  Eunice Kim 2005-2015: Ten Year Survey, Davidson Galleries, Seattle, Washington.
2013  Eunice Kim - New Collagraph Monoprints, Davidson Galleries, Seattle, Washington.
2011  Eunice Kim - New Work, Davidson Galleries, Seattle, Washington.
2009  Eunice Kim - Recent Work, Augen Gallery, Portland, Oregon.
2009  Eunice Kim - Solo Exhibition, Association for Dissemination of International Graphic Arts, Taller Galeria Fort, Cadaqués, Spain.
2009  Eunice Kim - Collagraphs, Davidson Galleries, Seattle, Washington.
1997  Eunice Kim - Recent Work, Artcore Brewery Annex, Los Angeles, California.

 
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017  36 Years of Mini Print: Prize Winner Anthology, National Library of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain.
2017  Guanlan International Print Biennial, China Printmaking Museum, Shenzhen, China (Catalogue).
2016  Mini Print International of Cadaqués: Award Winners 1981-2014, Artèria Igualada, Barcelona, Spain.
2014  Traveling Exhibition: International Print Award Carmen Arozena, Palacio Casa Salazar, Santa Cruz de la Palma, Spain.
2014  International Print Award Carmen Arozena, Museo Casa de la Moneda, Madrid, Spain (Catalogue).
2014  West Coast Ink: Printmaking from San Diego to Seattle, University Art Gallery, Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, California.
2013  LIKE: A Socially Interactive Exhibition, Davidson Galleries, Seattle, Washington.
2013  In.Print.Out: International Print Triennial - Vienna, Künstlerhaus Wien, Vienna, Austria.
2012  Gallery Artists, Augen Gallery, Portland, Oregon.
2012  Sitka Art Invitational: Stories From Art and Nature, World Forestry Center, Portland, Oregon.
2012  The Dot Show, Museo Gallery, Langley, Washington.
2012  International Print Triennial - Kraków, Contemporary Art Gallery Bunkier Sztuki, Kraków, Poland (Catalogue).
2012  International Print Art Katowice, Rondo Sztuki Gallery, Katowice, Poland.
2011  Women Who Make Prints: 1800-2010, Davidson Galleries, Seattle, Washington.
2011  Northwest Print Show, Art Gallery, Santa Rosa Junior College, Santa Rosa, California.
2010  Small Works, Davidson Galleries, Seattle, Washington.
2010  Footprint International 2010, Center for Contemporary Printmaking, Norwalk, Connecticut.
2010  Sixty Square Inches: 17th Biennial North American Small Print Exhibition, Stewart Center Gallery, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana.
2010  Delta National Small Prints Exhibition, Bradbury Gallery, Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, Arkansas (Catalogue).
2009  Annual Retrospective, Frans Masereel Center, Flemish Ministry of Culture, Kasterlee, Belgium.
2009  PONCHO Invitational Fine Art Exhibition, Western Bridge, Seattle, Washington.
2009  Tieton Print Art Invitational Exhibition, Mighty Tieton Warehouse Gallery, Tieton, Washington.
2009  The Small Print, Augen Gallery, Portland, Oregon.
2009  Guanlan International Print Biennial, Guanlan Art Museum, Shenzhen, China (Catalogue).
2008  Print Now! Highlights of Contemporary Printmaking Techniques, Davidson Galleries, Seattle, Washington.
2008  28th Mini Print International of Cadaqués, Taller Galeria Fort, Cadaqués, Spain (Catalogue). Traveling Exhibitions: Galerie L'Etangd'Art, Bages, France and Tharrats Foundation for Graphic Arts, Barcelona, Spain.
2008  7th Lessedra World Art Print Annual, Lessedra Gallery & Contemporary Art Projects, Sofia, Bulgaria (Catalogue).
2008  Kent Summer Art Exhibit, City of Kent Centennial Center Gallery, Kent, Washington.
2008  Still Pulling: Traditional Printmaking in the Digital Age, Elaine L. Jacob Gallery, Wayne State University, Michigan.
2007  New Work by Gallery Artists, Davidson Galleries, Seattle, Washington.
2007  Annual Holiday Exhibition, LMAN Gallery, Los Angeles, California.
2007  Prints U.S.A. 2007, Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, Missouri (Catalogue).
2007  Los Angeles Printmaking Society 19th National Exhibition, Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, California (Catalogue).
2007  Boston Printmakers North American Print Biennial, 808 Gallery, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts (Catalogue).
2007  20th Parkside National Small Print Exhibition, Communication Arts Gallery, University of Wisconsin-Parkside, Kenosha, Wisconsin (Catalogue).
2006  Introductions 2006, Davidson Galleries, Seattle, Washington.
2006  Anna Fang, Eunice Kim, and Joshua Barash, LMAN Gallery, Los Angeles, California.
2006  Printmaking Currents, Pacific NW College of Art, Portland, Oregon (Catalogue).
2006  Delta National Small Prints Exhibition, Bradbury Gallery, Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, Arkansas (Catalogue).
2006  14th Seoul Space International Print Biennial, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Republic of Korea (Catalogue).
2006  5th Egyptian International Print Triennial, Ministry of Culture, Sector of Fine Arts, Cairo, Egypt.
2006  Southern Graphics Conference: Genetic ImPrint, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin.
2006  Ink & Clay 32, Kellogg University Art Gallery, California State University, Pomona, California.
2005  A Common Language, Shenzhen Art Institute, Shenzhen, China (Catalogue).
2005  Prints U.S.A. 2005, Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, Missouri (Catalogue).
2005  Contemporary Abstracts, Alameda Art Center, Alameda, California.
2005  25th Mini Print International of Cadaqués, Taller Galeria Fort, Cadaqués, Spain (Catalogue). Traveling Exhibitions: Galerie L'Etangd'Art, Bages, France and Wingfield Arts, Wingfield, England.
2005  18th Annual McNeese National Works on Paper Exhibition, Abercrombie Gallery, McNeese State University, Lake Charles, Louisiana (Catalogue).
2005  Transferring Ink in the West, The Art & Cultural Center, Fallbrook, California.
2004  Kala Artists 2004 Annual, Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, California.
2004  On/Off the Wall IV, Werby Gallery, California State University, Long Beach, California.
1998  Lead Into Gold, Arts and Consciousness Gallery, JFKU University Arts Annex, Berkeley, California.
1998  Pacific Prints 1998 - Ninth Biennial, Pacific Art League of Palo Alto, Palo Alto, California.
1998  Kala Artists 1998 Annual, Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, California.
1997  California Small Works, California Museum of Art, Santa Rosa, California.
1997  Fellowship Award Exhibition, Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, California.
1997  Scene '97: Contemporary Korean American Artists, Korean American Museum, Los Angeles, California.
1997  Survey of Contemporary American Prints, Lankershim Arts Center, North Hollywood, California.
1996  Theme and Variations, Korean Cultural Center, Los Angeles, California.
1996  Breaking the Role - Dallas Women's Caucus for Art National Juried Exhibition, Trammell Crow Upper West Pavilion, Dallas, Texas.
1996  On site at the Gate '96, Angel's Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, California.
1996  Wallworks '96, Artcore Brewery Annex, Los Angeles, California.
1996  Women Artists - Works on Paper, Lankershim Arts Center, North Hollywood, California.
1996  Ink & Clay 22, Kellogg University Art Gallery, California State University, Pomona, California.
1995  Time Span: The Fourth Dimension in Art - Dallas Women's Caucus for Art National Juried Exhibition, Irving Arts Center, Irving, Texas.
1995  Flirting Boundary, California Medical Arts Group, Santa Monica, California.
1995  Insights '95, University Art Museum, California State University, Long Beach, California.
1995  Protection/Revelation, Fine Art Gallery, California State University, Long Beach, California.
1995  Ink & Clay 21, Kellogg University Art Gallery, California State University, Pomona, California.

 
LECTURES, PRESENTATIONS, AND RELATED ACTIVITIES

Program Creator and Presenter, "Nontoxic Printmaking @ Cedar River Watershed 2018," Cedar River Watershed Education Center, North Bend, Washington, 2018 (forthcoming).
Program Creator and Presenter, "Nontoxic Printmaking @ Cedar River Watershed," Cedar River Watershed Education Center, North Bend, Washington, 2016.
Donating Artist, Wing Luke Museum Annual Art Auction, Seattle, Washington, 2015.
Exhibition and Awards Panelist, Kent Summer Art Exhibit, City of Kent, Washington, 2014.
Program Creator and Presenter, "Discover Collagraphs!" Public Outreach and Education Initiative, Kent Commons, Kent, Washington, 2014.
Artist Talk, Co-hosted by Davidson Galleries and Seattle Print Arts, Seattle, Washington, 2013.
Selection Panelist, 4Culture Individual Artist Projects Grant, King County, Washington, 2013.
Donating Artist, Wing Luke Museum Annual Art Auction, Seattle, Washington, 2013.
Donating Artist, Wing Luke Museum Annual Art Auction, Seattle, Washington, 2012.
Artist Talk and Demonstration, Seattle Print Arts, Seattle, Washington, 2011.
Donating Artist, Artist Trust Benefit Art Auction, Seattle, Washington, 2010.
Artist Talk, Davidson Galleries, Seattle, Washington, 2009.
Donating Artist, PONCHO Invitational Fine Art Auction, Seattle, Washington, 2009.
Artist Residency, Frans Masereel Center, Flemish Ministry of Culture, Kasterlee, Belgium, 2008.
Donating Artist, Black Dolphin Workshop - CSULB Art Auction, Long Beach, California, 2006.
Participant, "Switched at Birth" Collaborative Print Exchange Project, Long Beach, California, 2006.
Donating Artist, Black Dolphin Workshop - CSULB Art Auction, Long Beach, California, 2005.
Web Designer and Developer, Independent Contractor, 1999-2004.
Participant, Multimedia Studies Program, University of California, Irvine, 1999.
Instructor, Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, California, 1998.
Guest Lecturer, Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, California, 1998.
Artist In Residence, Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, California, 1997-1998.
Graphic Designer, Independent Contractor, 1996-1999.
Graphic Designer, Forty-Niner Shops, Inc., Long Beach, California, 1992-1996.

 
SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY AND PUBLICATIONS

"Simple & Sustainable," Pressing Matters Magazine (Bristol, United Kingdom), Jake Kennedy, Issue 1, 2017 (6 Page Illustrated).
Ophrys, Anterem Edizioni (Verona, Italy), Maria Grazia Insinga, March 2017 (Cover Art, 1 Page Illustrated).
"Environmental Ethics of Printmaking: Eunice Kim's Innovative and Abstract Collagraphs," Jackson's Art (London, United Kingdom), Sophie Pinchetti, May 18, 2016.
"Guest Blog: Do You Know Where Your Water Comes From?," Blog 4Culture, May 15, 2016 (Author).
"Connecting the Dots with Eunice Kim," Northwest Asian Weekly, Jocelyn Moore, Volume 34, Number 42, October 10 - October 16, 2015.
"Preview: Ten Year Survey," Printmaking Today (Oxford, United Kingdom), Wuon-Gean Ho, Volume 24, Number 3, Autumn 2015.
"Making Art, for Life," Blog 4Culture, Heather Dwyer, September 4, 2015.
"Interview: Q & A with Eunice Kim," Mixed Republic (Barcelona, Spain), Aida Nogués, June 23, 2015.
"Complex Simplicity: Collagraph as Contemporary Art in the Work of Eunice Kim," Printeresting.org, Nina Lawrin, June 25, 2014.
"Visual Ritualism: Monoprints Dot Korean Artist's Memory," International Examiner, Minh Nguyen, Volume 40, Number 20, November 20 - December 3, 2013.
"Seattle Artist Represents US at International Art Show," Northwest Asian Weekly, Volume 31, Number 48, November 24 - November 30, 2012.
Genetics in Medicine, Volume 13, Issue 9, September 2011 (Cover Art).
"Moving Toward Simplicity: The Collagraph," Nontoxicprint.com, November 2009 (Author).
Genetics in Medicine, Volume 11, Issue 10, October 2009 (Cover Art).
"Eunice Kim - Collagraphs," Journal of the Print World, Volume 32, Number 2, Spring 2009.
ZYZZYVA: The Journal of West Coast Writers and Artists, Volume 22, Number 3, Winter 2006 (4 Page Illustrated).
"Theme and Variations," Korean Central News Daily, November 14, 1996.
"Eclectic Mixture of Long Beach Art in Exhibition at Downtown Gallery," Downtown Gazette, Lisa Buck, October 28, 1996.

 
SELECTED PUBLIC AND CORPORATE COLLECTIONS

Amber Bay Villas, Dalian, China.
Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, Arkansas.
Association for Dissemination of International Graphic Arts, Cadaqués, Spain.
Bellevue Towers, Bellevue, Washington.
Cabildo Insular de la Palma, Santa Cruz de la Palma, Spain.
California State University, Long Beach, California.
City of Tacoma Municipal Art Collection, Tacoma, Washington.
Frans Masereel Center - Flemish Ministry of Culture, Kasterlee, Belgium.
Guanlan Original Printmaking Base, Shenzhen, China.
Harrah's Lake Tahoe, Stateline, Nevada.
Hotel Palomar Arlington at Waterview, Arlington, Virginia.
InterContinental San Francisco, San Francisco, California.
Kala Art Institute Print Archive, Berkeley, California.
Kohler Art Library, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Wisconsin.
Museum of Contemporary Graphic Arts, Cairo, Egypt.
National Library of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain.
Palazzo Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Puffin Foundation West, Columbus, Ohio.
Southern Graphics Council Print Collection and Archives, Oxford, Massachusetts.
Swedish Medical Center Art Collection, Seattle, Washington.
University of Washington Medical Center Art Collection, Seattle, Washington.
Westin Maui Resort & Spa, Lahaina, Hawaii.

 
GALLERY REPRESENTATIONS

Augen Gallery, Portland, Oregon.
Davidson Galleries, Seattle, Washington.
Fresh Paint Art Advisors, Culver City, California.

 

 

 

 

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