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b. 1986, South Korea

Heewon Oh Biography

Heewon Oh studies explores how an open space of the white cube transforms into a landscape that contains works which "evolve" with time and gaze. Coming from a sublime experience of entering a gallery space painted in whiteness, her works examine a controlled existence of displayed paintings and surroundings in which they define.

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Oh (born 1986) first graduated from Hongik University in BFA Painting and finished MFA Fine Arts at Seoul University of Science and Technology. She has been working and exhibiting a series of 'Blind Site' since 2011 that reflects a critical idea of an empty art space and its surroundings. In 2014 Heewon presented a first solo exhibition 'White Void' at Factory Gallery and participated in various selected group exhibitions including '8 Works: Collections of the Artists', 'Polar Night' and 'The Scrap'.

Heewon Oh Featured Artworks

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Dispersion(blooming) by Heewon Oh contemporary artwork
Heewon OhDispersion(blooming), 2020Colorpencil on silver paint canvas
40.9 x 27.7 cm
P21 Contact Gallery
Dispersion(blooming) by Heewon Oh contemporary artwork
Heewon OhDispersion(blooming), 2020Colorpencil on silver paint canvas
24 x 24 cm
P21 Contact Gallery
Dew Shadow (light pale violet dust) by Heewon Oh contemporary artwork
Heewon OhDew Shadow (light pale violet dust), 2019Acrylic on silver paint canvas
97 x 97 cm
Jason Shin Contact Gallery
Dew Shadow (mars pale dust) by Heewon Oh contemporary artwork
Heewon OhDew Shadow (mars pale dust), 2019Acrylic on silver paint canvas
97 x 97 cm
Jason Shin Contact Gallery
Dew Shadow (light bismuth yellow dust) by Heewon Oh contemporary artwork
Heewon OhDew Shadow (light bismuth yellow dust), 2019Acrylic on silver paint canvas
97 x 97 cm
Jason Shin Contact Gallery
Dew Shadow (spectum GBBT) by Heewon Oh contemporary artwork
Heewon OhDew Shadow (spectum GBBT), 2019Acrylic on silver paint canvas
97 x 97 cm
Jason Shin Contact Gallery
Dew Shadow (spectum BVMB) by Heewon Oh contemporary artwork
Heewon OhDew Shadow (spectum BVMB), 2019Acrylic on silver paint canvas
97 x 97 cm
Jason Shin Contact Gallery
Dew Shadow (spectum PROO) by Heewon Oh contemporary artwork
Heewon OhDew Shadow (spectum PROO), 2019Acrylic on silver paint canvas
97 x 97 cm
Jason Shin Contact Gallery

Heewon Oh Recent Exhibitions

Heewon Oh Represented By

Jason Shin contemporary art gallery in Gyeonggi-do, South Korea Jason Shin Gyeonggi-do
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