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Myung Duck JOO

History, College of Liberal Arts, Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Korea

1968~1973 Journalist of Joonangilbo

1998 Curatorial Director of The History of Korean Photography Exhibition

1999~2003 Chairman of Corporation People of Photographers Association

2006 Director of The 1st Daegu Photo Biennale Organazing Committee

Collection Related Publications

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016 PADMA, The Museum of Photography, Seoul, Seoul, South Korea
2015 Motherland, Miyako Yoshinaga Gallery, New York, USA
2013 Blessing Inside Loneliness, Ryu Hwarang, Seoul, South Korea
2012 The Beginning and Another Beginning, Nam Seoul Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea
2012 The Abstract in Photography, Gallery IHN, Seoul, South Korea
2011 Joo Myung Duck Photography Ⅲ—My Motherland, Daelim Contemporary Art Museum, Seoul, South Korea
2011 Lost Landscapes, Trunk Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
2009 ROSE, The Museum of Photography, Seoul, Seoul, South Korea
2009 Joo Myung Duck Photography Ⅱ—Landscapes, Daelim Contemporary Art Museum, Seoul, South Korea
2008 Joo Myung Duck Photography Ⅰ—Cityscape, Daelim Contemporary Art Museum, Seoul, South Korea
2007 Joo Myung Duck Photography, Shinsegae Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
2007 Portrait of Memory, Circulo De Bellas Artes, Madrid, Spain
2006 Joo Myung Duck: A Retrospective, Art Sonje Museum, Gyeongju, South Korea
2005 Landscapes, Gallery IHN, Seoul, South Korea
2004 Cityscape, Gallery Zandari, Seoul, South Korea
2002 Incheon Chinatown 1986, The Museum of Photography, Seoul, Seoul, South Korea
1999 An Die Photographie, Kumho Museum, Seoul, South Korea
1995 Korea’s Space, AICHI Arts Center, Nagoya, Japan
1989 Landscapes, Seoul Art Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
1987 The Artist of the Month, National Museum of Contemporary, Gwacheon, South Korea
1981 Korea’s Lyrical, Lotte Museum, Seoul, South Korea
1972 Dedication, Shinsegae Museum, Seoul, South Korea
1966 PHOTO ESSAY Harry Holt Memorial Orphanage, Center Public Relations Office, Seoul, South Korea

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018 The Portrait with(out) Artists, Nam-Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul
2016 A Homage to Korean Architecture-Wisdom of the Earth, Leeum Samsung Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea
2015 Intimate Rapture:31 Experiments on Light, Culture Station 284, Seoul, South Korea
2015 Memory, Incheon Shinsegae Gallery, Incheon, South Korea
2014 Documentary Style, GoEun Contemporary Photo Museum, Busan, South Korea
2014 Record of Artists, Gyeongju Art Center, Gyeongju, South Korea
2014 VIP 1950-60:Vintage Photography, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea
2014 Photography and History, Gwangju Museum of Art, Gwangju, South Korea
2013 All 4 you!, The Museum of Photography, Seoul, Seoul, South Korea
2013 SeMA Collection Good Morning Stranger!, Yeongdeungpo Art Hall, Seoul, South Korea
2013 HOTOSCAPE : Eye for the Ordinary Miracle, Interalia Art Company, Seoul, South Korea
2013 Korean Early Modernist and Modernist Photographers, Trunk Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
2012 Touchable Untouchable, Art Space Loo, Seoul, South Korea
2012 Mega Seoul 4 Decades, The Museum of Photography, Seoul, Seoul, South Korea
2012 Sense of Leaves, Gallery Zandari, Seoul, South Korea
2011 Joo Myung Duck, Kyungwoo Chun, Galeriá Arteko, San Sebastián, Spain
2011 The Record of Life, Lotte Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
2010 21 & Their Times, Kumho Museum, Seoul, South Korea
2007 Geonhi’s Village, Alternative Space GEONHI, Seoul, South Korea
2003 Six Photographers-Reading the Six Languages, Sungkok Museum, Seoul, South Korea
2002 Joo Myung Duck, Bonchang Koo, Min Byung-Hun Photography Exhibition, Kumho Museum, Seoul, South Korea
2001 Dawn before Dawn, Howart Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
1998 The History of Korean Photography Exhibition, Seoul Arts Center, Seoul, South Korea
1998 Alienation and Assimilation-Contemporary Image and Installation from the Republic of Korea, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, U.S.A.
1998 Asiatiska Fotografer, Museum of Far Eastern Antiquities, Stockholm, Sweden
1998 '98 City and Media, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea
1997 Monochrome, Nature & Soul, Gallery Artbeam, Seoul, South Korea
1996 Asiatiska Fotografer, Museum of Far Eastern Antiquities, Stockholm, Sweden
1996 Photography is Photography, Samsung Photo Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
1996 Photo, New Vision, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Gwacheon, South Korea
1995 Today’s Phase, Artsonje Museum, Gyeongju, South Korea
1994 Seoul:Portraits in Legend and Place, Seoul Arts Center, Seoul, South Korea
1994 Seoul Arts Center, Seoul, South Korea
1986 ‘86 Asian Game Celebration Photography Exhibition, Tranquil Light of Korea, Art Institute, Seoul, South Korea

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

2016 PADMA, The Museum of Photography, Seoul, Seoul, South Korea
2013 All 4 You!, The Museum of Photography, Seoul
2010 SEOUL Residential change 100 years, Daelim Contemporary Art Museum
2009 ROSE, The Museum of Photography, Seoul
2008 Joo Myung Duck Photography, Daelim Contemporary Art Museum
2006 Joo Myung Duck, Youlhwadanag
2002 Seoul Essay, Youlhwadanag
2000 Early Photographs by Joo Myung Duck, SIGAK
2000 Seoul Urban Figure and Landscape 1999-2000, Seoul Metropolitan City
1993 LOST LANDSCAPES, Japan Kyto Shoin
1993 The Great Buddhist Monk Sungchol, Janggyeonggak
1933 Thinking of OH Sum and YOON Young-shil, SIGAK
1988 Poyoungjib-Photographs of Buddhist Monk Sungchol, Janggyeonggak
1986 Door Gratings of Temple, SIGAK
1985 Humans City, Simseoldang
1985 Space of Korea, Japan Kyuryudo
1981 Korean Ancient Architecture 7 Suwonsung Fortress, Gwangjang
1981 KOREAN TRADITIONS, International Tourism Cultural Publishers
1980 Korean Pagoda, Youlhwadanag
1980 Mr. KIM’s Home at Jeongeup, Youlhwadanag
1980 Seongyojang House of Gangneung, Youlhwadanag
1976 Korean Jangseung, Youlhwadanag
1974 Ceramic of Joseon dynasty, Japan Chuokoronsha
1971 Home of the Great Poem, Sungmungak
1966 THE MIXED NAMES, Sungmungak