© 2019 by sang-ah choi

    Sang-ah Choi lives and works in Mountain View, California. She was originally from Seoul, Korea and earned a B.F.A. and M.F.A. from Ewha Women's University(Seoul Korea) received M.F.A. from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Her works have been featured in solo and group shows nationally and internationally, such as Doosan Gallery(NY), Sarubia Dabang(Seoul Korea), Arario Gallery(NY), Sandra Gering Gallery(NY), Portland Art Museum(Portland OR), Today Art Museum(Beijing CN), White Box(Portland OR), Art Gym( Portland OR), Schneider Museum of Art(Ashland OR). She received a Hallie Ford Fellowship in 2011. Her works have been included in a number of public collections including Museum of Modern Art(NY), Whitney Museum of American Art(NY), New York Public Library, Maier Museum of Art(Lynchburg, VA) and Portland Art Museum(Portland OR). 

    CV

     

    One-person Exhibition

    2019   Landscape: about space and time, North View Gallery, PCC Sylvania, Portland, Oregon


    2015   Humming in the ubiquitous beauty, Schneider Museum of Art, Ashland, Oregon


    2014   (in)Tangible Being, Fairbanks gallery, Corvallis, Oregon


    2013   Sang-ah Choi, Apex Series (essay by Bonnie Laing-Malcolmson), Portland Art Museum


    2012   American Beauty: Art in the Governor’s Office, Salem, Oregon


    2011   Fab:topia, Chambers @916 gallery, Portland, Oregon 


    2010    Insatiable Appetite (essay by Miriam Kienle), Doosan Gallery, New York


    2009   “Kyu”-Layering (curated by Shin-won Hwang), Seoul, Sarubia Dabang, Seoul


                Sang-ah Choi, Arario Gallery, New York 


    2005   Moremoremore,(essay by Buzz Spector) Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois 


    2004   Ultra Immortality, Sandra Gering Gallery, New York


    2003   Mutation-Immortality (essay by Tim van Laar), I Space, Chicago

               Blowing Bubbles (essay by Jonathan Fineberg), Sandra Gering Gallery, New York

    Selected Group Exhibition

    2018    Book Conversations: Part 1, LMAK Gallery/Books and Design, New York, New York

    2017    Hold on Tight (organized by Maria TD Inocencia), Nine Gallery, Portland 

    2014    Uncanny spaces, Usdan gallery, Bennington college, Vermont


    2013    We tells ourselves stories in order to live, Museum of Contemporary Craft, Portland


    2012    Art on Paper 2012: the 42nd Exhibition, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, North Carolina 


                Central Booking in Berlin, K-Salon, Berlin


                Future Pass, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts


                On Temporal Being, Edwin’s Gallery, Jakarta, Indonesia


                Portland 2012: A Biennial of Contemporary Art, White Box, Portland


    2011    Connecting, Chambers@916, Portland


                Future Pass, la Biennale di Venezia, Venice, traveled to Wereldmuseum, Rotterdam;Today Art Museum, Beijing.


                Perimeter: We live here now, Art Gym gallery, Portland


    2010    Four American Landscapes:Sang-ah Choi, Jeffrey Jones, Andrew Lenaghan and Joel Ross, Randolf College Museum, Virginia and Traveled to George Adams Gallery, New York


                Narrative Sequences, Center for the book art, New York


                Cut, Shuffle and Draw, Columbus state University, Columbus, Georgia


    2009    Animamix Biennial, MoCA, Shanghai, China 


                Anthropology, Central booking, Dumbo, NY   


                Lunar's Walking, Ewha Art Center, Seoul


    2008    Ithaca Collects, Johnson Museum, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY


                Ehwa Artists, Ewha Womans University Museum, Seoul


    2007    Meet Cute, Heskin Contemporary, New York


    2006    Young Seeks, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul


                Behind the Image, Cais Gallery, Seoul 


    2005    Echo beyond time, Ewha Womans University Museum, Seoul 


    2004    Approaches, Gallery 555, Ann Arbor, Michigan


                Fiction.Love, Museum of Contemporary Art, Taipei


    2003    Painting!, Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, Michigan


    2002    Mixer 02, Monique Meloche, Chicago


                Luscious Too, Zolla/Lieberman, Chicago


                Ballpoint Inklings, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, Massachusetts 


                Social Landscape, P.P.O.W, New York


                MFA Exhibition, Krannert Art Museum, Champaign, Illinois


                Nubo Wave Map (Space) Bubble, Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois


    2001    Right on the Wall, Wesleyan University, Bloomington


                Today in 8 Parts, I Space, Chicago


                College Art Association Regional MFA Exhibition, I Space, Chicago


    2000     Amuse, Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois, Champaign, Illinois

                 MFA Annual 2000, New American Paintings

    Public Collections

     

    New York Public Library, New York

    Whitney Museum of American Art, New York

    Museum of Modern Art, New York

    Portland Art Museum, Portland

    Progressive Corporation, Ohio

    The Columbus Museum, Columbus, Georgia

    Baylor University (Couch Library), Waco, Texas

    Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri

    Maier Museum of Art, Lynchburg, Virginia

    UNEEC Culture and Education Foundation, Taipei

    Awards & Nominations:

    2013   Center for the Visual Arts' artist-in residency through Ford family foundation, Southern Oregon University, Ashland, Oregon

    2013   Visual arts @Temenggong residency program, Singapore

    2012   Contemporary Northwest Art Award Finalist, Portland Art Museum, Portland

    2012   VCCA residency fellowship (credit: Columbus School for Girls Endowment)

    2011   Hallie Ford Fellows in the Visual Art for 2011

    2001-2011 Elizabeth Foundation for the arts studio program