EDUCATION

2018-             MFA in Ceramics (Pending), Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2014-17           BFA, Studio Art with a concentration in Photography, Baylor University, Waco, TX

2009              CERT, Discipleship Training School, University of the Nations, Lake View Terrace, CA

2001-02           CERT, Japanese, Akamonkai Japanese Language School, Higashinippori, Tokyo

2000              DIP, Uijeongbu High School, Uijeongbu, South Korea

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2019-Present      Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI, Department Assistant

2018-Present      Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI, Student Assistant

2017-18           Wacoan Magazine, Editorial Photography

2015-17           Martin Museum of the Art, Waco, TX, Student Assistant

2012-13           JEI Learning Center, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, Inventory Manager & Media Associate

2012-13           Presbyterian Church of New Jersey Korean School, Palisades Park, NJ, 2nd Grade Korean Teacher

2010-13           Teacup Story, Ridgefield, NJ, Associate Videographer

2008-11           United States Army Reserve, Supply MOS, Private First Class

2005-07           Roland Height Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, General Office Manager

2004-06           Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, CA, College Language Tutor – Japanese

 

AWARDS, GRANTS, AND SCHOLARSHIPS

2019              The International Photography Awards, 2019 International Photography Awards Fine Art Still-life Category,

                  Honorable Mention

2019              The International Photography Awards, Oneshot/Street Photo Contest, Honorable Mention

2017              Adrienne J. Barna Memorial Endowed Fine Art Photography Scholarship

2017              Photographer’s Forum, Best of College and High School Photography, Finalist

2016              Society of Photographic Education, South Central Regional Conference, Travel Assistance Awards

2016              Photographer’s Forum, Best of College and High School Photography, Finalist

2016              Adrienne J. Barna Memorial Endowed Fine Art Photography Scholarship

2016              24th Annual J. Harry and Anna Jeanes Academic Convocation, Outstanding Student of the Department of Art

2016              College of Arts and Sciences Dean’s Academic Honor List

2015              Adrienne J. Barna Memorial Endowed Fine Art Photography Scholarship

2015              College of Arts and Sciences Dean’s Academic Honor List

EXHIBITIONS

2019              MATERIAL OBJECT BELIEF, April 26-28, 2019, Forum Gallery, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2019              나울 Nŏul, Apr 20-May 4, 2019, 1301 Broadway, Detroit, MI

2019              Tableworks, Mar 27-30, 2019, bswing, Minneapolis, MN

2019              Sip: A Ceramic Cup Show, March 1-8, 2019, Whitefield Gallery, Savannah, GA

2019              Kindred Neighbors: An Inhabitation of Cranbrook House, Cranbrook House and Gardens,

                  February 3-10, 2019, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2018              Actual: Materiality, November 9-11, 2018, Forum Gallery, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2018              Plenum: The International Student Show, November 3-4, 2018, Forum Gallery,

                  Bloomfield Hills, MI

2018              Intermixed: SAIC X CRANBROOK Ceramics Graduate Exchange Show, November 2-23, 2018,

                  David Salkin Creative, Chicago, IL

2018              Artscape Fine Art & Craft Fair: 2018, April 27-29, 2018, Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden,

                  Dallas, TX 

2018              #tpsNewVisions: A Student Show, January20-March 31, 2018, Tammy Cromer Gallery, Dallas, TX

2017              Art as Worship 2017, November 4-December 28, 2017, St. Matthew Lutheran Church Art Gallery,

                  Waco, TX

2017              BFA Exhibition Spring 2017, November 16-21, 2017, Martin Museum of Art, Waco, TX

2017              Society of Photographic Education South Central Chapter Conference Student Push-Pin Exhibition,

                  October 13-15, Cultivate 7twelve, Waco, TX

2017              2017 Baylor Art Student Exhibition, March 23-April 13, 2017, Martin Museum of Art, Waco, TX,

                  Juror: Allison Hearst, Assistant Curator at The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth.                   

2017              Teacher and Protégé Exhibit, February 10-March 18, 2017, Cultural Activity Center, Temple, TX,      

2015              2015 Baylor Art Student Exhibition, March 25 -April 14, 2015, Martin Museum of Art, Waco, TX,

                  Juror: Danville Cahdbourne, Sculptor

2015              Art Showcase Presentation with Dean of Art and Science and Board of Advocates, April 18, 2016,

                  Hippodrome Theatre, Waco, TX

                       

PROFESSIONAL SERVICE

2017              Monoprint Print Making Workshop Staff with Martin Museum of Art, The Art on Elm, Waco, TX

2017              Valentine’s Day Woodblock Print Workshop Staff, Martin Museum of Art, Waco, TX

2016              Halloween Photogram Workshop Staff, Martin Museum of Art, Waco, TX

2016              Student Volunteer, Society for Photographic Education National Conference, Las Vegas, NV

2016              Student Volunteer, Society for Photographic Education Regional Conference, Hunt, TX

2016              Valentine’s Day Woodblock Print Workshop Staff, Martin Museum of Art, Waco, TX

2016              Drypoint Print Making Workshop Staff with Martin Museum of Art, Waco Art Fair, Waco, TX

2015              Halloween Photogram Workshop Staff, Martin Museum of Art, Waco, TX

2015              Student Volunteer, Society for Photographic Education Regional Conference, Oklahoma City, OK

2015              Valentine’s Day Woodblock Print Workshop Staff, Martin Museum of Art, Waco, TX

Publication

Frieze Magazine, Glenn Adamson, "Bob&Hazel," London, UK, Oct. 2019 (Pending)

나울 Nŏul, Connected Fragment, P12-13

Wacoan Magazine, “Downtown Destination,” Waco, TX, October 2017. 110-121

Wacoan Magazine, “Best of Waco 2017 Food & Entertainment,” Waco, TX, October 2017. 94-109

Wacoan Magazine, “Inspired to Teach,” Waco, TX, August 2017. Cover, 86-93

Wacoan Magazine, “Nonprofit Neighborhood,” Waco, TX. July 2017, 96, 98, 102

Wacoan Magazine, “Fulfilling the Dream,” Waco, TX, June 2017. Cover, 82-85

Photographer's Forum Best of College and High School Photography 2017, No Turning Back, p78

Photographer's Forum Best of College and High School Photography 2016, Sorrow over the Window, p190

Phoenix Magazine, Emotions in New York City: Violet, Waterslide Transfer on Ceramics, p44

Website Publications

Jamie Derringer, "WantedDesign 2019 Launch Pad Furniture Winner: Seonhee Sunny Kim," Design Milk, June 4, 2019.

https://design-milk.com/wanteddesign-2019-launchpad-furniture-winner-sunny-kim/?fbclid=IwAR1JbmXbHeo5hTNF52aIlMuVpXlHc7jYPrCm69TFeSK6ga2ptn-1WOQbdA4

"Split Lip Magazine," Split Lip Magazine/Press, November 2017 Issue

"Flumes Literary Journal," The Haberdasher, Winter 2017 Issue

Print Media

Cassidy Pate, "Final art showcase presents artistic growth of senior art students," Baylor Lariat, Waco, TX, November 17, 2017. 5.

Collections

Maxine and Stuart Frankel Foundation, Bloomfield Hills, MI

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts, Student Member

Society of Photographic Education, National Member

Society of Photographic Education’s Multicultural Caucus, National Member

Society of Photographic Education South Central Region, National Member

Texas Photographic Society, General Member

 

PHOTOGRAPHY

Cameras

Digital - Sony A7R II, Fujifilm X-T1, Leica X Typ 113, Leica X-E Typ 102, Leica V-Lux Typ 114

Film - Minolta α7, Leica R5, Canon EOS IX

Photographic Processes

Water-Slide Print

Glue-Transfer Print

Paper Lamination Process

Non-Silver Processes – Cyanotype, Van Dyke, Salt Print, and Gum Bichromate Print

Prime Lenses

Sony Zeiss 24mm F2 ZA, Konica AR 40mm F1.8, Canon EF 40mm F2.8 STM, Minolta MD 45mm F2, Nikon 50mm F1.4D, Konica AR 50mm F1.4, Sony Zeiss Planar FE 50mm F1.4, Zeiss Planar 50mm F1.4 ZE, Leica Summicron R 50mm F2 , Helios 44-2 58mm F2, Canon EF 100mm F2.8 Macro, Olympus OM 135mm F3.5, Konica AR 200mm F4

 

Zoom Lenses

Canon EF 17-40mm F4 L, Fuji XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R, Sony Zeiss 24-70mm F2.8 ZA SSM, Canon EF 24-85mm F3.5-4.5 USM, Canon 28-105 F3.5-4.5 II USM, Minolta AF 35-70mm F4, Konica AR 70-150mm F4, Minolta AF 70-210mm F4

SOFTWARE and EQUIPMENT

Adobe Photoshop

Adobe Lightroom

Adobe Premiere Pro

Adobe Audition

Apple Final Cut Pro

Microsoft Office

Epson 4000, 6000, and 9000 Printer

 

OTHER SKILLS

Japanese-Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) N1 – Fluent in Japanese

Fluent in Korean

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