Hye-Ryoung Min is a South Korean photographer living and working in New York City.
She recently received En Foco’s New Works Photography Fellowship Awards and her works will be included at Bronx Documentary Center for New Works #18.
In 2014, her work was selected in the Center Forward 2014 exhibition at The Center for Fine Art Photography in CO, the 20th Juried Exhibition at Griffin Museum of Photography in MA, the AHL Foundation’s Camera Lucida Revisited exhibition in NY and 88th Annual International Competition’s Semi-finalists exhibition at The Print Center in PA. Also Detroit Center for Contemporary Photography included her project as part of New Directions. And she was invited to The FotoVisura Lodge Artist Residency and curate Korea week on Lenscratch as a guest editor.
In 2013, her work received Honorable Mention as part of The Family exhibition at the Detroit Center for Contemporary Photography and exhibited at hpgroup gallery in NY.
In 2012, she won Jörg Colberg’s Conscientious Portfolio Competition and ASMP image12. Also she received Honorable Mention in Fine Art at the International Photography Awards and was a Rising Artist Award finalist at the Seoul Museum of Art(SeMA).
In 2011, she received a Seoul Photo Festival Portfolio Award from the Seoul Museum of Art(SeMA) and shown her work at SeMA. Also her work was selected in En Foco’s The Changing World exhibition.
Her photographs have been shown at several venues in New York City including COOHAUS Art, hpgrp gallery, John Jay Art Gallery, Greenwich House, ASMP Gallery and Photoville in Brooklyn. Elsewhere in the United States she has participated in exhibitions at The Center for Fine Art Photography, Griffin Museum of Photography, MASS MoCA and Detroit Center for Contemporary Photography. She has also exhibited internationally at the Seoul Museum of Art(SeMA), Gallery LUX, Gallery COMMA, Sejong Art Center, UNESCO Gallery in Seoul.
Among others, her work has been published in, OSMOS, Monthly Photo, Photo Art, Photo DOT, PHOTO+, Visual Arts Journal, W, GQ, Harper's Bazaar, ELLE, ELLE Girl, ELLE Décor, GQ, Grazia, Cosmopolitan and Arena. Online features include Huffington Post, Lenscratch, LensCulture, Conscientious, aCurator, Le Journal De La Photographie, iGNANT, The Morning News, Medium, Rinse, Foto Visura Magazine and Hey, Hot Shot!.


Solo Exhibition
2010 <In-between Double> Korea Photography Project, Virtual Gallery
2010 <In-between Double> Gallery Comma, Seoul, Korea
2010 <In-between Double> Gallery LUX, Seoul, Korea
Group Exhibition
2015 <En Foco’s the New Works Exhibition> The Bronx Documentary Center, NY, USA
2014 <The Center Forward 2014> The Center for Fine Art Photography, CO, USA
2014 <20th Annual Juried Exhibition> Griffin Museum of Photography, MA, USA
2014 <88th Annual International Competition> Semi-finalists exhibition, The Print Center, PA, USA
2014 <AHL Foundation: Camera Lucida: Reflections on Photography> Coohaus Art, NY, USA
2013 <Lotus Photography - Summer Photography Show> hpgrp gallery, NY, USA
2013 <The Family: A Juried Exhibition> at Detroit Center for Contemporary Photography by Aline Smithson, MI, USA
2012 <image12> ASMP(American Society of Media Photographers) Winner’s Exhibition, NY, USA
2012 <Nighttime Projection: FotoVisura's Women in Photography> Photoville, Brooklyn, NY, USA
2011 <Seoul Photo Festival 2011> Portfolio Award, Seoul Museum of Art : Gyeonghuigung Annex, Seoul, Korea
2011 <A Decade of Photography in the Aftermath of 9/11> Greenwich House, NY, USA
2011 <The Changing World> an En Foco exhibition, John Jay Art Gallery, NY, USA
2011 <An Exchange with Sol Lewitt> MASS MoCA, USA
2009 <Surface Tension> SVA Gallery, NY, USA
2007 <Graduation Exhibition> FIT Gallery, NY, USA
2001 <Japanese and Korean joined exhibition> Sejong Art Center, Seoul, Korea/Tokyo, Japan
2001 <Photo Exhibition 20th> H.Y Focus, Hanyang University, Semi Gallery, Seoul, Korea
1997 <Photo Exhibition 17th> H.Y Focus, Hanyang University, UNESCO Gallery, Seoul, Korea
1996 <Photo Exhibition16th> H.Y Focus, Hanyang University, UNESCO Gallery, Seoul, Korea

014 <En Foco’s New Works #18 Photography Fellowship Awards> NY, USA
2014 <iGavel Auction> Daniel Cooney Fine Art, NY
2014 <DCCP (Detroit Center for Contemporary Photography): New Directions
2014 <Lenscratch Korea Week> curated by Hye-Ryoung Min
2014 <The Visura Lodge Artist Residency> Fotovisura, VM, USA     
2014 <The Print Center: 88th Annual International Competition> Semi-finalists, PA, USA
2013 <DCCP (Detroit Center for Contemporary Photography: The Family> Honorable Mention by Aline Smithson
2012 <Conscientious Portfolio Competition 2012 Winner> by Jörg Colberg
2012 <2012 IPA (International Photography Award) Competition: Fine Art> Honorable Mention, USA
2012 <ASMP NY(American Society of Media Photographers): Image 12> Third Prize Winner, USA
2012 <SeMA (Seoul Museum of Art): Rising Artist Award> Finalist, Seoul, Korea
2011 <Seoul Museum of Art: Seoul Photo Festival 2011> Portfolio Award, Seoul, Korea
2011 <Portrait Project> Collaborated with Spanish Cultural Center, ‘CFCE Antigua’, Guatemala
2010 <Photographer of the Year 2010> Harper's Bazaar Korea Award, Korea
2010 Young Photographer Alliance: Benefit Auction, NY, US
2009 <Hey, Hot Shot! Competition Contender>
2009 ENACT Charity Fundraiser: Silent Auction NY, US
2009 <Innovation in Digital Photography Award> SVA MPS Digital Photography, NY, US
2007 <Commencement Award Winners> Photography Department, FIT, NY, US

2008-2009 School of Visual Arts_Master of Professional Studies in Digital Photography, NY, US
2005-2007 Fashion Institute of Technology_AAS Degree of Photography, NY, US
1996-2001 Hanyang University _ Bachelor of German Language and Literature
                 Advertising and Public Relation (Minor Degree), Gyenggido, Korea
2010  <The Girl’s Room From Dreaming Cities> JoongAng Books Korea, Collaboration on Photos, Korea
2010  <The Kuho Art Book: Behind the Scenes from Seoul to New York> Harper’s Bazaar Korea, Korea
2010 <Princess La Brava> Wisdom House Korea, Collaboration on Photos, Korea
2008 <BumSuk’s Idea> Prunsoop Korea, Collaboration on NY Fashion Week Photos, Korea

VOGUE, W, Harper's Bazaar, GQ, ELLE, ELLE Girl, ELLE Décor, Grazia, Cosmopolitan, Arena, J Look, S Flash, Avenuel, Cindy the Perky, Segye news paper, and more. (Korean edition magazines and news paper)
Samsung Galaxy Note II, Amore Pacific, hexa by kuho, General Idea, Kieh's Korea, Coach Korea, Christian Dior, OnStyle, Olive Show, and more.

In print:
PhotoDot, <Yeonsoo>, August 2014
Monthly Photo(Wolgan Sajin), <Channel 247>, January 2014
OSMOS Issue 02, <Channel 247>, October 2013
Harper's Bazaar Korea, Women on the Other Side of the World <FACES>, August 2013
Harper's Bazaar Korea, Market Places <Guatemala>, July 2013
SajinYesul Photo Magazine, Exhibition Review <The Changing World> Korea, May 2011
Korean Monthly Magazine, Interview by Windy Lee, NY, March 2011
Wolgan Sajin Photo Magazine, Interview, <In-between Double> Korea, December 2010
SajinYesul Photo Magazine <Visiting Guatemala by Korean Photographer Hye-Ryoung Min/ Visiting Korea by    Guatemalan Photographer Jaime Permuth, translation by Hye-Ryoung Min> Korea, November 2010
Jlook Magazine, Exhibition Review <In-between Double> Korea, July 2010
SajinYesul Photo Magazine, Interview/Exhibition Review, <In-between Double> Korea, July 2010
Harper’s Bazaar Korea, Exhibition Preview <In-between Double> Korea, July. 2010
ELLE Korea, Exhibition Preview <In-between Double> /Feature <Coney Island> Korea, July 2010
PHOTO+ Magazine, Exhibition Preview <In-between Double> Korea, June 2010
Wolgan Sajin Photo Magazine, Exhibition Preview <In-between Double> Korea, June 2010
Wolgan Yongsang Photo Magazine, Exhibition Preview <In-between Double> Korea, June 2010
Maps Magazine Korea, Interview by InYoung Park, Korea, Feburary 2010
Visual Arts Journal, Exhibition Review <Surface Tension: In-between Double> NY, fall 2009

Medium <Channel 247>, June 2014
Lenscratch <Personal Landscape> by Aline Smithson, June 2014
New Direction at Detroit Center For Contemporary Photography, June 2014
LensCulture < Personal Landscape> May 2014
Feature Shoot <Yesonsoo>, April 2014
Rinse <Yeonsoo>, April 2014
Foto Visura Magazine, Photo of the Day <Yeonsoo>, February 2014
The Morning News <In-between Double>, September 2013
Huffington Post <Yeonsoo>, August 2013
iGNANT <Yeonsoo>, August 2013
Lenscratch <Yeonsoo> by Aline Smithson, July 2013
Conscientious Extended Interview by Jörg Colberg <Channel 247>, January 2013
Conscientious CPC Winners by Jörg Colberg, January 2013
Featured in SVA News: 2012 Conscientious Portfolio Competition, 2012    
Le Journal De La Photographie: <Nighttime Projection: FotoVisura's Women in Photography at Photoville> <In-between Double>, 2012
Lenscratch <Channel 247/ In-between Double> by Aline Smithson, April 2012
aCurator <Channel 247> by Julie Graham, April, 2012
Foto Visura Magazine, Photo of the Day <FACES>, December 2011
Foto Visura Magazine, Interview with Hye-Ryoung Min by Lauren Scheiderman, June 2010
Leica Club blog, <In-between Double> Exhibition, June 2010
PhotoBada blog, <In-between Double> Exhibition, June 2010
Mu-um Magazine <In-between Double> Exhibition, June 2010
PHOS: Photo Space Magazine <In-between Double> Exhibition, June 2010
The Union Press <In-between Double> Exhibition, June 2010
Panchromatism, Interview with Hye-Ryoung Min by Cheryl Spelts, April 2010
Foto Visura Magazine, Spotlight, Hye-Ryoung Min by Adriana Teresa, December 2009
Amy Stein Photography blog, <Surface Tension> Exhibition, October 2009
Photographs Do Not Bend blog, <Surface Tension> Exhibition by Sherrie Cuttler, October 2009
Hey, Hot Shot! blog,  Hey, Hot Shot! Contender: Hye-Ryoung Min by Kara Canal, July 2009