SoHyun Bae Korean-American, b. 1967


SoHyun Bae is an American painter living and working in New York. She is the recipient of numerous awards including the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship in Fine Arts, 2007; The New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship, 2002; The Pollock-Krasner Foundation, Inc. Grant, 2000; and The National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship, 1996. She has been a resident artist at: Montalvo Art Center, 2019; The Corporation of Yaddo, 2000; Virginia Center for Creative Arts, 1996; and Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, 1993 among others. SoHyun Bae received a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the Rhode Island School of Design, 1990; a Master of Fine Arts from Boston University, 1994; and a Master of Theological Studies from Harvard Divinity School in 1997 having studied with the Nobel Laureate, Elie Wiesel.


Her works have been exhibited world wide in galleries and museums including the Asian Art Museum of SF, Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology at Harvard University, Seoul Arts Center Hangaram Museum, Museo Nacional di Visual Artes in Montevideo, Queens Museum, Sotheby’s, NY and Philips de Pury & Luxembourg. Recently, she has collaborated with Martha Graham Dance Company. She was invited as a guest artist for Graham + Google, 2018 where she drew the dancers in 3D using Google’s latest technology. She was also invited as a guest artist in the first of the Studio Series - GrahamDeconstructed: Steps in the Street with SoHyun Bae, 2019.

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