Coastal View by Sung Kim
Sung Hwan Kim (Born 1975) is a South Korea born contemporary artist, who’s famously known a Sung Kim. He’s a multifaceted artist who’s respected for his ability to combine video, live performance, illustrations art and exquisite lighting effects to attain amazing designs. Many of his artwork pieces capture surrealism, depicting beautiful watersides, beaches, and gardens. Kim was born in Seoul, South Korea, grew up in North Korea, but later moved to New York where he’s currently carrying out his artistic works. Kim’s education is quite diverse. He studied architecture at the Seoul National University. He later studied Mathematics at Williams College in the US, earning a bachelors’ degree. He later attained a Master of Science in Visual Studies. After completing earning his masters, Kim took a four year residency in Amsterdam Royal Academy of Visual Arts.
Kim’s works are exhibited in different platforms such as Tank’s Modern Gallery, Queens Museum in New York, Haus der Kunst in Munich, Germany, among other places. His artistic creations capture conceptual and performance art movements.