Education

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Aug. 2014 – May 2018, BFA in Painting

EF Academy New York, Class of 2014, International Baccalaureate in Art


Exhibitions

2022

(Upcoming) | Focus Art Fair – Paris, France

(Upcoming) | Tokyo International Art Fair – Tokyo, Japan

One of a Kind Show | The Mart – Chicago, IL

Artwalls | Fulton Street Collective – Chicago, IL

Love: In Real Life | Leslie Wolfe Gallery – Chicago, IL


2021

The Other Art Fair | Dallas Market Hall – Dallas, TX

The 40 Windows | Global Gallery ArtistRoom Organization – Virtual

The “6x6” | Blick Art Materials – Chicago, IL

April 2021 Exhibition | Homewood Arts Council – Virtual

Happy Birthday Chicago | Echoes of Chicago – Virtual

2020

Garden of Colours | Public Gallery – Seoul, South Korea

Spectrum-Xmas | Spectrum Gallery – Seoul, South Korea

2020 Korea Art Management Service Art Rental Project | Gallery Vinci – Seoul, South Korea

Stubborn Visionaries | Spectrum Gallery – Seoul, South Korea

Every Art – Myeongdong Cathedral Art Fair | D-Art Yo Gallery – Seoul, South Korea

"Winter 2020" solo exhibition | Yonsei Hospital Eunpyung – Seoul, Korea

2019

2019 T Festa | Myungdong Tourism Association & Seoul Jung-gu District – Seoul, Korea

SEEA 2019 | Seongnam Arts Center, Gallery 808 – Seongnam, South Korea

Seoul Art Show | COEX – Seoul, South Korea

Catzilla 7 Art | Hairpin Arts center – Chicago, IL

Peace, Love & Understanding | Gallery 1070 – Chicago, IL

3rd Annual Garden Gallery | Sweat Local Chicago – Chicago, IL

4th Esprit Nouveau de la Galarie AIAM | Conseil Gallery – Seoul, South Korea

555 Special | Light Space and Time Art Gallery – Palm Springs, CA

CreativiTea Artist - Collaborate project | Argo Tea 1 S Franklin – Chicago, IL

Winter 2019 | Gallery A-Brick – Seoul, South Korea

2018

Artrooms Fair Seoul 2018 | Artrooms Fair – Seoul, South Korea

2nd Annual Garden Gallery | Sweat Local Chicago – Chicago, IL

Canvas Chicago | Activate! Chicago – Chicago, IL

Festival Launch: A Night That Pops | Flats Studio – Chicago, IL

2018 BFA Exhibition | Krannert Art Museum – Champaign, IL

Selfish | Independent Media Center – Champaign, IL

Fighting for Visibility | Asian American Cultural Center – Champaign, IL

Chapter one: Temperature of Colors | Fulton Street Collective - Chicago, IL

Recollection | Union Street Gallery - Chicago Heights, IL

2017

Painting and New Media Show| Link Gallery - Champaign, IL

Space for Mind | University YMCA - Champaign, IL

Self | Block Gallery - Champaign, IL

Asia Fest | Asian American Cultural Center - Champaign, IL

Painting and Sculpture Show| Link Gallery - Champaign, IL

2015

Art Foundation Show| Link Gallery - Champaign, IL

2014

ART International Baccalaureate Show | Tarrytown, NY


Residency

2022 The Rumpus Room, The House Theater of Chicago


Awards

2020 H&C Artist Recognition Award, HnC Logistics, LLC.

2019 Special Recognition Award, Light Space and Time Gallery


Press & Publications

The Purposeful Mayonnaise. “A Literary and Art Journal Volume 1. Issue 5”. February/March 2022. https://www.thepurposefulmayo.com/issue-5

The Purposeful Mayonnaise. “The Bagel Hole”. 25 February 2022. https://www.thepurposefulmayo.com/the-bagel-hole-feb-25-22

Interview with Ana Kim. 06 January 2022. https://www.artjobs.com/arts/interview/ana-kim/interview-ana-kim

Ana Kim Now: Paintings by Ana Kim. 17 October 2021. https://books.apple.com/us/book/paintings-by-ana-kim/id1590718114?ls=1

Global Gallery Artistroom. “Artist Interview:Twenty Artists”. 1 September 2021. https://www.globalga.org/artists-gallery

Prisma Art Prize. “”Finalist for 8th Edition”. May 2021. https://www.prismaartprize.com/portfolio_page/window_polar-bear-by-ana-kim/

Public Gallery. “Reality Beyond Reality”. Public Gallery. 15 December 2020. https://post.naver.com/viewer/postView.nhn?volumeNo=30232067&memberNo=41384126

Jeong, C. “Spectrum X-mas, COVID19”. Arthub. 1 December 2020.

http://www.arthub.co.kr/sub01/board05_view.htm?No=33641

Gallery Vinci. “Love”. K-ARTSHARING. 13 October 2020. https://www.k-artsharing.kr/cms/brd/noti/boardPostsView.do?_sk=boardPostSchForm_69158F64AE60DF9CAA6D71E563B2D6AA&pstsId=00000000000000000376&pstsDiv=

Jeong, C. “Stubborn Visionaries”. Neolook. 6 October 2020. https://neolook.com/archives/20201006b

ArtinBlock. 16 December 2018. http://www.artinblock.com/content/1316


Organizations

- Korean Artist Welfare Foundation - Member since 2020

- Amities Internationales Andre Malraux - Member since 2019


Collaborated & Associated with

- Artsper, France

- Public Gallery, South Korea

- Open Gallery, South Korea

- Argo Tea, Chicago

- Art Agency - Art Soombi, South Korea

- Art Agency - Piece of Mood, South Korea


Participated

-“17th Annual Garden Happenings!” hosted by Bucktown Neighborhood and Garden Walk

- Art event “Activate! Chicago” hosted by City of Chicago

- Korea Art Management Service Art Rental Project hosted by Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism in Republic of Korea & Korea Art Management Service

- Art event “T Festa” hosted by Myungdong Tourism Association & Seoul Jung-gu District