Bohnchang Koo

Bohnchang Koo

In the beginning IV

gelatin silver photograph, cotton thread
1991
136 x 92 cm

In the beginning V

gelatin silver photograph, cotton thread
1991
142 x 94 cm

Biography

1953 Born in Seoul, South Korea
1971-75 Yonsei University, Seoul (Business Administration)
1980-85 Fachhochschule, Hamburg (Photography)

Selected Solo Exhibitions

1983  Pine Hill Gallery, Seoul
1984  Fotogenes, Hamburg
1985  Hammadang Gallery, Seoul
1987  Gallery, Wide, Tokyo
1988  Gallery Pusan, Pusan
1990  "Sea of Thought", Seomi Gallery, Seoul
1993  "Good-Bye Paradise", Seomi Gallery
1995  "In the Beginning", Gallery Ississ, Kyoto
 "Breath", Seomi Gallery
1999  "Flow", Gallery Won, Seoul
2000  Galleri Image, Aarhus, Denmark
2001  Ricco/Maresca Gallery, NY
 Base Gallery, Tokyo

Selected Group Exhibitions

1991  Total Museum, Seoul
1993  Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, Australia
1994  Ursula Blickle Foundation, Kraichtal, Germany
 Pima Community College Art Gallery, Tucson, USA
1995  Sonje Museum of Contemporary Art, Kyongju, South Korea
 Kwangju Museum of Modern Art, Kwangju, South Korea
1996  National Museum of Contemporary Art, Kwachun, South Korea
 A.O.I. Gallery, Santa Fe, USA
 Seoul Metropolitan Museum of Art, Seoul
1997  Stanley Picker Gallery, Kingston, UK
1998  Ostasiatiska Museum, Stockholm, Sweden
 The Museum of Contemporary Photography, Columbia College, Chicago, USA
 "Poetics of Time: Korean Contemporary Art", Ho-Am Museum of Art, Seoul
1999  "Phenomena", The Friends of Photography / Ansel Adams Center, San Francisco, USA
2000  "FotoFest 2000: Contemporary Korean Photographers", Houston, USA
 "Moonlight Becomes You - A Thousand and One Nights of Peace on Earth",
 The Center for Photography at Woodstock, Woodstock, USA

 "Odense Foto Triennale", Odense, Denmark

Collections

 National Museum of Contemporary Art, South Korea
 Sonje Museum of Contemporary Art, South Korea
 Museum of Art and Crafts, Hamburg, Germany
 Queensland Art Gallery, Australia
 Reykjavik Museum of Photography, Iceland
 Oita Art Hall, Oita