Guest Talk: Wonseok Koh
Tuesday 29 October 2019
- When 29 Oct - 29 Oct 2019
Cnr of Oxford St and Greens Rd, Paddington NSW 2021
12 Midday - 1pm
Join Wonseok Koh, Chief Curator and Head of Exhibition Division at Seoul Museum of Art, South Korea, as he discusses past projects and highlights from throughout his career. Koh will speak specifically about recent curatorial projects, as well as his experiences working both within institutions and as a freelance writer and curator.
Prior to working at Seoul Museum of Art, Koh worked at Busan Museum of Art as the Chief Curator, Asia Culture Center, Arko Art Center, Gallery SPACE, and with Space Pool: a non-profit art organisation in Seoul initiated and founded collectively by artists, artists-curators, and art critics in 1999.
He has held roles within academia as a researcher at SOAS University of London, lecturer at the Korea University of Arts and Professor at Seoul Digital University. Koh was awarded the ‘Minister’s Award of Korea’ in 2015, ‘Dong-A Curatorial Award’ in 2009 and has participated in numerous international programs.
This talk is made possible through UNSW Art & Design’s partnership with Artspace.