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Hyun Jung Jun (b. 1989), currently living and working in Chicago, IL, US

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Education
2019    MFA, Art Theory and Practice, Northwestern University (NU), Evanston, IL
2014    BFA, School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), Chicago, IL


Current

September – October  2020 
The Pitbull’s Garden @ No Place Gallery X GMO Gallery


August – October 2020 (w/ Cody Tumblin)
amarures + supports, curated by Kate Sierzputowski @ Stanley Brown Jewelist, Chicago, IL


January 2020 ~ 
“scry til you know why. “ Curated by meg t. noe @ Gaylord & Dorothy Donnelley Foundation in Partnership with Chicago Artist Coalition (CAC), Chicago, IL


Upcoming

October 2020
Echos in Rain @ LVL3, Chicago, IL


October 2020
Dream Cake Test Kitchen X TUSK @ TUSK, Chicago, IL


January 2021

two person show @ H.G. Inn, Chicago, IL


Recent

September 24th,  2020
Pandemic Baking Just Got Weirder by Emma Orlow, New York Times (Online & In Print)


August – September 2020
“The Q “ Curated by Suea @ Onground Gallery, Seoul, S.Korea


August 2020
Why Over-the-Top Cakes Have Taken Over Your Instagram Feed by Rebecca Deczynski, domino, Online Articl


April 2020
Gestures in Time: The Work of Hyun Jung Jun by Kerry Cardoza, Newcity, Online Article


March – May 2020
Talk Soup @ Good Naked, Brooklyn, NY


January – February 2020
Drawings, paintings, maybe a sculpture 3 @ EVERYBODY, Chicago, IL


November 2019 – January 2020

Tunnels @ The Drawing Room at Arts Club of Chicago, Chicago, IL


August 2019
friendship cake and candles @ TUSK, Chicago, IL


July – August 2019
Teyo’s Lightshield @ Freshbread Gallery, Chicago IL


May 2019
Artist of the Week, LVL3, Online interview


August 11 – 22, 2018

Alchemy Artist Residency, Price Edward, Ontario, Canada