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Sun Jung Kim

Sun Jung Kim is a Seoul-based curator, director of SAMUSO: Space for Contemporary Art, co-artistic director for Gwangju Biennale 2012 and a dOCUMENTA(13) agent. From 1993 to 2004 Kim worked as the chief curator at Artsonje Center, a contemporary art center in Seoul, South Korea. She was commissioner of the Korean Pavilion at the 51st Venice Biennale, Italy (2005), and in 2006 initiated the annual contemporary art festival Platform Seoul. Kim co-curated Your Bright Future, an exhibition of 12 contemporary artists from Korea presented at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, CA, and Houston Museum of Fine Arts, TX (2009–10), and has curated solo exhibitions for artists such as In-Hwan Oh, Martin Creed, Beom Kim, and Haegue Yang at Artsonje Center. Kim was the artistic director of the 6th Seoul International Media Art Biennale Media City Seoul 2010.

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