About

Yura Kim

About

Yura Kim is a Korean visual artist based in Kobe, Japan. Through paintings and the design/creation of objects, she creates works on the theme of what is most important in life. Currently, she is working on a technique that incorporates both painting and wood carving.

神戸を拠点に活動する韓国人ビジュアルアーティスト。絵画やオブジェを通して、人生において最も大切なものをテーマに制作。現在、絵画に彫りや削りを取り入れた技法に取り組んでいる。

Email yurakimstudio@yurakimstudio


Solo Exhibition

2021
“Symbiosis” -KOBE STUDIO Y3, Kobe,Japan.

Group Exhibition

2022
(upcoming)
+Umeda SOUQ Exhibition, Osaka, Japan
+Y3 studio Artist Group Exhibition – C.A.P Studio Y3 Gallery, Kobe, Japan
2021
+ “쉼”  “Art Label L” Group Exhibition – Lotte World Folk Museum, Seoul, Korea.
+”Rokko Meets Art 2021″ As an artist of C.A.P. – Grand Hotel Rokko Skyvilla Guest House, Hyogo, Japan.
+Hotel Art Fair – COEX, Seoul, Korea.
+Spring Open Studio「FACE 〜見せてこっ〜」 – KOBE STUDIO Y3, Kobe, Japan
2020
+”처음뵙겠습니다”, “Art Label L” Group Exhibition – Oudo Gallery Cafe, Seoul, Korea.
+Living & Lifestyle Fair – Busan, Korea.
2014
– “Call for Artist” (Corvallis Art Center, Corvallis, Oregon, U.S.A.)
– “EKPHRASIS 2” A Collaboration of Poets and Artists (LBCC Gallery, Albany, Oregon, U.S.A.)

Other activities

2021
+Launch Art Collaboration with L’diff x LX Z:IN (LG 하우시스)
+Public Exhibition –  在日本大韓民国民団兵庫県地方本部,Hyogo, Japan

2020
+Started Y3 artist residency in KOBE STUDIO Y3, Kobe, Japan
2019
+Selected as an Ldiff Artist ( www.l-diff.com/yrk)
2018
+Awards Grafolio book publishing contest, ”Japan Life” drawing essay.
+Illustration work for Suwon Convention Center, City of Incheon, 미세스 도라지, CHA Medical Center, Korean Ministry of The Environment, Samsung Mobile etc.

Education


2010 Konkuk University –  Bachelor’s of Art: Product Design, Korea
2015 Chemeketa Community College, Visual Communication Program, Oregon, U.S.