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Kelvin Kyung Kun Park

1978, Seoul, Korea (South)

Now work in

Seoul, Korea (South)

Kelvin Kyung Kun Park (b. 1978, Seoul, Korea) is an artist based in Seoul, Korea, working primarily in the medium of film & video, photography, and installations. He has screened his highly acclaimed first full-length film, Cheonggyecheon Medley, 2010, at various international venues, including the Berlin Film Festival, Busan International Film Festival, Warsaw Planet Doc Film Festival, Los Angeles Film Festival, Hot Docs festival, among others. Park’s video installation works have been shown at the Ilmin Museum of Art in Seoul and Daegu Art Museum, Arko Art Centre, Opsis Art Gallery, and the 2012 Taipei Biennale. Park followed his debut up with "A Dream of Iron", which debuted at the Berlin International Film Festival. The film featuring a series of visual tableaux filmed at the Pohang Steel Company and Hyundai Shipyard, won the NETPAC Award at Berlinale and subsequently played at the Museum of Modern Art in New York and at the Sharjah Bienniale.

In 2022, Kelvin Kyung Kun Park’s solo exhibition When Tigers Used to Smoke was presented at OCAT Shanghai.

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Exhibition

Kelvin Kyung Kun Park & Oliver Laric Dual Solo Exhibition

2022.02.26 - 05.08 closed

Korean artist Kelvin Kyung Kun Park’s exhibition “When Tigers Used to Smoke” at OCAT Shanghai, unfolds around the shaping of the self; for Austrian artist Oliver Laric’s exhibition entitled, “Exoskeleton” at OCAT Shanghai, his first institutional solo show in China, a trilogy of recent animation films completed between 2014 and 2021 will be presented together for the first time.

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