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Byungsang BANG

1970 Born in ChunCheon, Korea

2002 MFA in Photographic Design, Graduate School of Industrial Art, Hong-ik University, Korea
1993 BFA in Photography&Image, Kyungil University, Korea

Related Publications

Solo Exhibitions

2012 Mega Seoul 4 decades, The Museum of Photography, Seoul, Seoul
Curtain, Gallery Chosun, Seoul
2010 Too Young to Die, Sungkok Art Museum, Seoul
2009 She is…, Kunstdoc Gallery, Seoul
2004 Looking at the Sunny-Side, INSA Art Center, Seoul
2002 Waking in a Strange City, Alternative Space Pool Gallery, Seoul
2001 FLOWERS, Gallery 02, Seoul
2000 Red Road, SK Photo Gallery, Seoul

GROUP EXHIBITION

2017 Photo Empathy, Unfolded in ChunCheon, ChunCheon
The Flat_Form, Gallery Manlab Namibe, Seoul, South Korea
2016 In the Flaneur's Eyes, Kyeonggido Museum of Modern Art, Ansan, South Korea
Public to Private: Photography in Korean Art since 1989,
National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, South Korea
2015 Reseaech of Military Formative arts, Seoul ADEX 2015, Sungnam, South Korea
The Frame of Seoul, Art Museum of 63Sky, Seoul, South Korea
Art Adds Science, Cloud bridge Creative Space of KIST, Seoul, South Korea
2014 Affinity, Gallery Chosun, Seoul, South Korea
Sweet After Better, Island of Solbit Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
Photographers of Gangwondo, Dong gang Museum of Photography, Youngwol, South Korea
2013 re photography, Bluesquare Nemo Gallery. Seoul, South Korea
Extention of Memory-After, Grigo Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
Artwing, Gallery of Seoul Citizens Hall, Seoul, South Korea
2012 Tales of Seoul, Museum of Photography, Seoul, Seoul, South Korea
ULTRA NATURE : Overdose of Green, Suwon Art Center, Suwon, South Korea
Time of Kairos, Nuri Art Center, Goyang, South Korea
2011 Worldwide@Young Portfolio, K-MOPA, Japan
Gaze of the Observer, Gallery Chosun, Seoul, South Korea
Heteropia, Alternative Space ChungCheongGak, Seoul, South Korea
2010 Street Photography Now, Third Floor Gallery, Berlin, Germany
On the Cutting Edge-Aspects of Korean Contemporary Photography,
National Taiwan Museum of Fine Art, Taiwan
Chaotic Harmony: Contemporary Korean Photography, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, USA
The Moment, 63 Sky Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea
Oh! famous patings, Kyeonggido Museum of Modern Art, Ansan, South Korea
2009 Chaotic Harmony : Contemporary Korean Photography, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, USA
Views from Korea, Lianzhou International Photography Festival, GuangDong, China
Opening the ports once again, Incheon Art Platform, Incheon, South Korea
Contemporary korean Photographs 1948-2008, Gyeongnam Art Museum, Gyeongnam, South Korea
2008 Memories of the Future, DaeguPhotoBiennale2008, Exco, DaeGu, South Korea
Uprising of the images, Art in DaeGu, KT&G, DaeGu, South Korea
Contemporary korean Photographs 1948-2008,
National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, South Korea
Place & Placelessness, DongGang Museum of Photography, YoungWol, South Korea
2007 One Fine Day 2007-2008, Rodin Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
DISCOVERING SEOUL, Gain Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
Landscape of Korean Contemporary Photography, Seoul Metropolitan Museum, Seoul, South Korea
2006 Shadow, ShinHan Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
Human & Landscape, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, South Korea
2005 17×17, Total Art Museum, Seoul, South Korea
Scenes, Seoul Metropolitan Museum, Seoul, South Korea
60th aniversary of korea's Independence -Age and Peoples, Maronier
Metropolitan Museum, Seoul, South Korea
2004 Club Paradiso: JAMMING WITH PHOTOGRAPHY, K-mopa, Kiyosato, Japan
Sights on cities, Alternative Space Pool Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
2003 Landscape: Visual of Today, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, South Korea
Six young photographers : Photograph communication from Seoul, Guardian Garden Gallery, Japan
Discovery of Seoul Life, Ssamzie Space Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
2002 Photo Finish, Posco Art Center, Seoul, South Korea
Pingyao International Photo Festival, Pingyao Metropolitan Museum, China
Photo & History
, Hanam city hall, Seoul, South Korea
2001 Photographers in ASIA 2001-Heart to Ecology, Nagoya City Art Museum, Nagoya, Japan
Mountain and Water, Alternative Space Pool, Seoul, South Korea
New Artist, Seoul Metropolitan Museum, Seoul, South Korea
2000 Young photographer portfolio 2000, K-mopa, Kiyosato, Japan
Portrait and Landscape
, Art Sonje Center, Seoul, South Korea

Awards & Residencies

2009 Sung Kok Art Museum-Granted as Artist, Seoul, South Korea
2006 Exhibition grants Korean Culture and Arts Foundation, Seoul, South Korea
2004 Changdong Art Studio, The National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, South Korea
2003 Daum Prize, GeonHi Foundation, Seoul, South Korea
2000 Young Artist Prize, Monthly PhotoArt Magazine, Seoul, South Korea
2000 Sajin Bipyong Awards, Photospace, Seoul, South Korea

Publications

2006 Three View Points On the City, Noonbit Press, Seoul, South Korea
2004 Looking at the Sunny-Side, GeonHi Foundation, Seoul, South Korea
2002 Walking in a Strange City, YuNa Media, Seoul, South Korea

Public Collections

SungKok Art Museum, Seoul, South Korea
Seoul Metropolitan Museum, Seoul, South Korea
Kyeonggido Museum of Modern Art, Ansan, South Korea
DaeGu Metropolitan Museum, DaeGu, South Korea
Art Bank of National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, South Korea
National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, South Korea
Joy of Giving Something Foundation, New York, USA
Geonhi Art Foundation, Seoul, South Korea
Dong Gang Museum of Photography, Youngwol, South Korea
Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Art, Kiyosato, Japan