photography

Hye-Ryoung Min is a South Korean photographer living and working in New York City.

In 2014, her work was selected in the AHL Foundation’s Camera Lucida Revisited exhibition hosted by COOHAUS Art in NY.

In 2013, her work received Honorable Mention as part of The Family exhibition at the Detroit Center for Contemporary Photography.

In 2012, she won Jörg Colberg’s Conscientious Portfolio Competition with her project Channel 247.  Also in 2012, 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). 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 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+, Visual Arts Journal, W, GQ, Harper's Bazaar, ELLE, ELLE Girl, ELLE Décor, GQ, Grazia, Cosmopolitan and Arena. Online features include Huffington Post, Lenscratch, Conscientious, aCurator, Le Journal De La Photographie, iGNANT, The Morning News, Foto Visura Magazine and Hey, Hot Shot!.

 

::: CV

EXHIBITION
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
2014 <88th Annual International Competition> Semi-finalists exhibition, The Print Center, PA, USA
2014 <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 curated by Adriana & Graham Letorney at 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
2006 <Fashion Stories> FIT Photo Club, 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

PERSONAL ACHIEVEMENTS

2014 <88th Annual International Competition> Semi-finalists, The Print Center, PA, USA
2013 <Honorable Mention: The Family> by Aline Smithson, DCCP (Detroit Center for Contemporary Photography)
2012 <Conscientious Portfolio Competition 2012 Winner> Conscientious by Jörg Colberg
2012 <Honorable Mention: Fine Art> 2012 IPA (International Photography Award) Competition, USA
2012 <image 12: Third Prize Winner> ASMP NY(American Society of Media Photographers), USA
2012 <Rising Artist Award Finalist>, SeMA (Seoul Museum of Art), Seoul, Korea
2011 <Photo of the Day> Foto Visura Magazine
2011 <Seoul Photo Festival 2011: Portfolio Award> Seoul Museum of Art, 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, USA
2009 <Hey, Hot Shot! Competition Contender>
2009 ENACT Charity Fundraiser: Silent Auction NY, USA
2009 <Innovation in Digital Photography Award> SVA MPS Digital Photography, NY, USA
2007 <Commencement Award Winners> Photography Department, FIT, NY, USA
2006 <Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Project with Colin Finlay>, NY, USA
2003 <Vogue Girl Korea 1st Anniversary Visual Workshop: Photographer Prize> Seoul, Korea

EDUCATION

2008-2009 School of Visual Arts_Master of Professional Studies in Digital Photography, NY, USA
2005-2007 Fashion Institute of Technology_AAS Degree of Photography, NY, USA
1996-2001 Hanyang University _ Bachelor of German Language and Literature
                 Advertising and Public Relation (Minor Degree), Gyenggido, Korea

PUBLICATION

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, collaboration on Photos of Kuho’s NY Collection, 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

BIBLIOGRAPHY

In print:
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

Online:
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