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Yulim Song/宋有林
E-mail : yulimsong@gmail.com
Homepage : www.yulimsong.net
Mobile : +82(0)10 3008 1412

Education

2008 Kingston University (in London, UK) MA art & space
2006 Hong-ik University (in Seoul, South Korea) BFA Painting





Solo Exhibitions

2018
-through things, MAKSA/Instant Roof, Seoul, Korea
2015

-play in childhood, JJ Joongjung Gallery, Seoul, Korea

2012

-Gallery Jinsun Window 83, _the isolated scenes, Gallery Jinsun, Seoul, Korea

2010

-Words of memory, Shinhan Gallery_2010 Shinihan Young Artist Festa_, Seoul, Korea

-The slender song, Gallery b'one, Seoul, Korea





Selected Group Exhibitions

2016
-things,(Mullae Art Factory/MEET 2016, 청색종이, Seoul, Korea
-The blurred line, Ifa Gallery, Brussels, Belgium  
-Artists from Daejeon at the hill on the seine, Daejeon metropolitan city hall, Daejeon, Korea

2015
-A Room of One’s Own, Shinhan Gallery, Seoul, Korea

-Un certain regard, Kumho Museum, Seoul, Korea

2014
-open studio_ paris Lee Ungno Residence, Vaux-sur-seine, France
-A tamed night, Wumin Art Center, Cheongju, Korea
-Young Revolution, Ion Art Gallery/ Organized by Art On Gallery, Singapore


2013
-The home of ten, Shinhan Gallery, Seoul, Korea
-Spring, Fnart Space, Seoul, Korea

2012
-Project 72-1:school as laboratory, Honk-ik Elementary School, Seoul, Korea

-Untold stories by Tea for three, Ram studios, Milan, Italy

-Reflection of my life, Art Company GIG, Seoul, Korea

-Distancing, Kumho Museum, Seoul, Korea
-Studi Aperti 2012 by Asilo Bianco, Museum Tornielli, Ameno, Italy

-Project Hansunjung, Sunset JangHang Festival/The art factory project, Janghang, Korea
-the figure of softness, JJ Joongjung Gallery, Seoul, Korea
-Project Hansunjung, Insa Art Center, Seoul, Korea

2011
-White Block Now / The veiled thing, Gallery White Block, Paju, Korea
-Song of December, JJ Joongjung Gallery, Seoul, Korea
-Far East, Zonca & Zonca, Milan, Italy
The simple life, Kring, Seoul, Korea
-The Last Letter From HUYNH MAI_A Fiction For Korean Of Multicultural Society, KT&G Sangsang Madang, Seoul, Korea

2010
-I.Drawing_Breathing House Project, Kimi Art, Seoul, Korea
2009
-Bridge Project_project.4, Chang Art, Beijing, China
-'You are so precious', Grimson Gallery, Seoul, Korea
-ASYAAF, Seoul, Korea
-Stitches_Stitched, Space 15th, Seoul, Korea
2008
-Homo Ludens Festival, Warsaw Academy of Fine Arts, Warsaw, Poland
-4482 ,Bargehouse, London, UK
-Dude, wake up! Seriously, wake the f*ck up!, Bargehouse, London, UK



Residency & Awards
-2014 Paris UngnoLee Residence
-2010~2012 Kumho Art Studio (6th Artist)
-2011 Young Artist Critic Workshop, Art Center Arko



Yulim Song studied painting at Hong-ik University and obtained her MA in art and space from Kingston University. Including 3 solo exhibitions, she has been nationally and internationally exhibited along with her artistic contemporaries. Recently, she took the Lee Ungno Residence in Paris, France. And, In 2010 to 2012, she joined the residency program by Kumho Museum in Korea. Yulim Song makes installations using mainly silk and cotton thread. She embroiders alphabets and images, usually on silk fabric, to tell her own stories. The colourful threads in translucent silk background within a simple white frame create dreamlike atmosphere, in which the artist's thoughts or memories seem to be floating around. In opposition, the titles of such works are extremely descriptive about the intricate details of each piece. Her early works mostly showed words or word-like images in monochromatic threads. However, her recent works evoke more specific images or forms. These images and forms are emphasized by and against a background of colourful threads.