Ahn graduated from the University of Southern California with a degree in art history in 2016. After acquiring her Master of Fine Arts from Parsons New School for Design in New York in 2016, Ahn enrolled at Hongik University’s Graduate School of Photography in Seoul. Her major solo exhibitions include “On The Verge” (Photographic Center Northwest, Seattle, 2018), “UnveiledScape” (Keumsan Gallery, Seoul, 2017), “Self-Portrait” (Christophe Guye Gallery, Zurich, 2017). Group exhibitions include “Space: Crashes in Street Life” (Triennial of Photography Hamburg, Hamburg, 2018), “Asia Woman Artists” (Jeonbuk Museum of Art, Jeonbuk, 2017), “Ich” (Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, 2016), “Secret Garden” (Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, 2016) and more. Her works are part of the collection of the National Museum of Modern Art in Tokyo and others.

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2018 - Obscure Present, BMW Photo Space, Busan, South Korea
2018 - On The Verge, Photographic Center Northwest, Seattle, USA
2018 - One Life, Drossy Salon, Seoul, South Korea
2017 - UnveiledScape, Keumsan Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
2017 - InvisibleScapes, Xijiantang Art Museum, Jindezhen, China
2016 - The Present, 63 Art Museum, Seoul, South Korea
2015 - On the Edge of Time, Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Hong Kong
2014 - Self-Portrait, Christophe Guye Galerie, Zurich, Switzerland
2013 - New Heights, Kips Gallery, New York, USA
2012 - Self-Portrait, Anna Nova Gallery, St. Petersburg, Russia
2012 - Invisible; Belt 2012 Competition Winner’s exhibition, Art Link, Seoul, South
Korea

Selected Group Exhibitions

2018 - Space; Crashes in Street Life, Triennial of Photography Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
2018 - Festival Images Vevey, Vevey, Switzerland
2018 - Entity of Spatial Existence : SIPF 2018, Gillman Barracks, Singapore
2018 - Body Politics, Kana Kawanishi Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
2017 - If Art Can Start A New Again, Lishui International Photography Festival, Lishui, China
2017 - Asia Woman Artists, Jeonbok Museum of Art, Wanju, South Korea
2017 - Judgement Reservation, BEXCO, Busan, South Korea
2016 - Ich, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany
2016 - Photography, Phillips London, UK
2016 - Secret Garden, Seoul Museum, Seoul, South Korea
2016 - Me in the Photography, Daegu Photo Biennale Special Exhibition, Daegu, South Korea
2016 - International Young Artist’s Exhibition, Bongsan Cultural Center, Daegu, South Korea
2016 - Dream and Routine, Yangpyung State Museum, Yangpyung, South Korea
2015 - As Far as the Mind Can See, exd’ 15
- Picadeiro Real Do Museu Nacional Dos Choches, Lisbona, Portugal
- Palacio Dos Correios, Porto
2015 - Camera Work, The Sheila C. Johnson Design Center (Parsons), New York, USA
2015 - Photo London, Somerset House, London, UK
2015 - Portfolios, Hanmi Photography Museum, Seoul, South Korea
2014 - Epilogue, Total Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, South Korea
2014 - Hyper-Active, Parsons Design Center, Shanghai, China
2014 - Double Mirror, American University Museum, Washington DC, USA
2014 - NAS 2014, Namu Modern and Contemporary Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
2013 - Reconstruction of Space, Space K, Daegu, Korea
2013 - Same Figure, Different Dreams, Korea University Museum, Seoul, South Korea
2013 - Contemporary Art of South Korea, Tjibaou Culture Center, Noumea, New Caledonia
2013 - The Youth Code, Christophe Guye Galerie, Zurich, Switzerland
2013 - Ulsan International Photography Festival, Ulsan Cultural Arts Center, Ulsan, South Korea
2013 - Wonder Works, Cat Street Gallery, Hong Kong
2013 - …ing, Keumsan Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
2012 - Rookie Photo Festival, Hongik University Museum, Seoul, South Korea
2012 - Beyond Bridge, Bridge Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
2012 - Pride of Place, Yeosu International Art Festival, Yeosu, South Korea
2012 - The Unfamiliarity, Cais Gallery, Hong Kong
2012 - A Vision Across Boundaries, VT Art Salson, Taipei, Taiwan
2012 - Gwanghwamoon International Art Festival, Main Exhibition Hall 1, Sejong Center for the Performing Arts, Seoul, South Korea
2012 - The Unfamiliarity, Cais Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
2012 - The Private City, Keumsan Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
2012 - Hong Kong in my Mind, AHAF Special Exhibition, Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong
2012 - Hong Kong in my Mind, Keumsan Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
2011 - Photo Review, Seoul Photo Festival Special Exhibition, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea
2011 - Contemporary Interpretations of Beauty in the Museum, The State Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
2011 - Parsons Festival, New York, USA
2011 - Aliosha Gorskok (Traveling show)
- Petrozavodsk City Exhibition Hall, Petrozavodsk, Russia
- Lenin Street, 58a, Part of the “White Nights Festival”, Perm, Russia
2010 - States of Flux, Aperture Gallery, New York, USA
2010 - Aliosha Gorskok, Thomas Werner Gallery, New York, USA
2010 - The Fade, Paper Mill Gallery, Sydney, Australia
2010 - Aliosha Gorskok , Krasnoyarsk Museum Center, Russia
2009 - Reflections, Fitton Center of Creative Art, Hamilton, USA
2009 -Some Place Like Home, Dan Cooney Gallery, New York, USA
2009 -Global Identity: Through Our Eyes, UN Plaza German Consulate, New York, USA
2008 - Inflating, Aswoon Gallery, Brooklyn, USA
2008 - Preeminent Origins, Lucky Gallery, New York, USA

Awards

2016 - Emerging Artist, 63 Art Museum, South Korea
2013 - Asian Artist to Watch in 2013, South China Morning Post, Hong Kong
2013 - Ones To Watch, British Journal of Photography, UK
2011 - 2011 Graduate Directory, Wallpaper* Magazine, UK

Collections

GoEun Photography Museum, Busan, South Korea
Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art (Art Bank), South Korea
Hanwha, South Korea
Space 22, Seoul, South Korea
uJung Foundation, South Korea
Harbor City, Hong Kong
Statoil, Norway

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