SUK JA KANG-ENGLES RESUME

EDUCATION

* MFA Painting Program, University of Illinois, 2004
* BFA Drawing and Painting, School of Art, University of Georgia, 1997

EXHIBITIONS


* 1.2004: "Encoded." Group Show. FE Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA (installation)
* 1.2004: "Tell Me the Story of the World without Words." Group Show. City Without Walls. Newark, NJ (video installation)
* 10.2003: "After Whiteness." Group Show. I-Space, Chicago, IL (Curator, and Participant with video installations)
* 10.2003: Solo Show. Lowe Gallery, Atlanta, GA
* 10.2003: "Flora and Fauna." Group Show. Swim Gallery, Grand Rapids, MI (video installation)
* 11.2002: Group Show. Lowe Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
* 10.2002: Group Show. Pedestrian: A Gallery of Contemporary Art,  Jacksonville, FL
* 6.2002: "30th Anniversary Exhibition." Group Show. Neiman Marcus, Atlanta, GA
* 3.2002: "Inspired in Illinois." Group Show. Lakeview Museum of Arts  and Sciences, Peoria, IL
* 3.2002: "Anima." Group Show. Lowe Gallery, Atlanta, GA
* 11.2002: Group Show. Spiller Vincenty Gallery, Jacksonville, FL
* 8.2001: "Hypnotic Post: Atlanta Abstraction Now." Group Show. Swan Coach House Gallery, Atlanta, GA
* 3.2001: "Index." Group Show. City Gallery East,  Atlanta, GA (installation)
* 2.2001: "Pecking Orders." Solo Show. Lowe Gallery, Atlanta, GA
* 9.2000: "Summer Writing." Group Show. Anne Reed Gallery, Ketchum, Idaho
* 8.2000: "Lowe Gallery Eleventh Anniversary Show." Group Show.  Lowe Gallery, Atlanta, GA
* 3.2000: Group Show. Gallery 5, SoHo, NY
* 2.2000: "Hypnotic Post: Atlanta Abstraction Now." Group Show. Swan Coach House Gallery, Atlanta, GA
* 1.2000: "An Encumbrance of Lyrics." Solo Show. Lowe Gallery,  Atlanta, GA
* 10.1999. Group Show. Robert Lowery Gallery. Watkinsville, GA.
* 6.1999: "Transitional Heresies." Solo Show. Kwan Galleries, Seoul,  Korea
* 2.1999: "Other Words that Got Me Into Trouble." Solo Show. Lowe Gallery, Atlanta, GA
* 5.1998: Group Show. Lowe Gallery, Atlanta, GA
* 5.1998: Juried Group Show. Lyndon House Art Center, Athens, GA
* 12.1997: Group Show. Lowe Gallery, Atlanta, GA
* 10.1997: "Herstory." Group Show. Open Studios, Athens, GA
* 8.1997: "Athens Underground." Group Show. Fay Gold Galleries, Atlanta, GA
* 8.1997:  Group Show. Gallery B, Atlanta, GA
* 6.1997:  "Multiple Identities." Group Show. Nexus Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA
* 6.1997: Dual Show (with Katie Bauman). Suil Art Gallery, Athens, GA
* 2.1997: Group Show. Emory University Law Library, Atlanta, GA
* 8.1996: Group Show. Clayton Street Galleries, Athens, GA
* 4.1996: "Traced Crossings." Solo. African American Cultural Center, University of Georgia, Athens, GA
* 4.1996: Group Show. Student Print Competition, Visual Arts Building, University of Georgia, Athens, GA
* 12.1995: Group Show. The Art Place, Hollywood, FL
* 10.1995: Solo Exhibition. The Big A Art Show, Atlanta, GA
* 9.1995: Solo Exhibition. Visual Arts Bldg, University of Georgia, Athens, GA
* 7.1995: Group Show. Kiang Galleries, Atlanta, GA
* 11.1995: Group Show. WSSO Art Expo, Tate Center, Athens, GA
* 7.1994: Group Show. NASAD Exhibition, Athens, GA

ACTIVITIES AND PRESENTATIONS


* 11.2003: Curator: "After Whiteness" (group exhibition), I-Space, Chicago, IL
* 11.2003: Co-organizer, "After Whiteness: Race and the Visual Arts." (symposium; keynote speaker: Adrian Piper, "Now What? Awakening from the Dream of Whiteness")
* 3.2000: Juror: Tate Center Spring Art Show, Athens, Georgia
* 10.1998: Lecture: "Diss/Orienting: What Is 'Asian American' about Asian American Art?" Department of English, U of Georgia
* 4.1997: Lecture: "Why I Can't Be (Just) 'An Artist,'" U of Georgia
* 9.1996: Lecture: "My Grandfather's Granddaughter," Department of Comparative Literature, University of Georgia
* 7.1996: Director: International Olympic Mural project, Athens, GA; funding provided by NAFSA, the Association of International Educators, and The Office of International Services and Programs, U of Georgia
* 6.1996: Lecture: "The View from Here: One 'Korean' 'Woman,'" Korean Student Association, Athens, GA
* 4.1996: Lecture: "Traced Crossings," African American Cultural Center, U of Georgia

HONORS AND AWARDS


* 2003: Research Fellowship, Center on Democracy in a Multiracial Society, University of Illinois (Project: "Whiteness and Symbolic Violence: Asian American Women and the Visual Arts Sphere")
* 2003: Research Grant, Center on Democracy in a Multiracial Society, University of Illinois ($3000)
* 2003: Creative and Performing Arts Fellowship, University of Illinois
* 2003: University Fellowship, University of Illinois
* 2001, 2002, 2003: Brody Foundation Grant, University of Illinois
* 1999: Travel and Development Grant, R. F. Arts Foundation ($16,000)
* 1996: Lamar Dodd School of Art Scholarship, University of Georgia
* 1996: American Scholar Award
* 1996: USA Today All-American Academic Team, honorable mention

PUBLISHED REVIEWS, FEATURES, AND NOTICES


* Interview, "Arts: After Whiteness." The Buzz October 9-15, 2003.
* Featured artist, "Artists Corner." The Buzz September 11-17, 2003.
* Retrospective, "Some Things Never Leave a Person," Agora 27.4 May, 2002
* Review of group show, Art Papers, Sep/Oct, 2001
* Review of group show, "Me, Myself, and Eye," Creative Loafing, August, 2001
* Featured artist, New American Paintings, Volume 28, June, 2000
* Featured work, Metropolitan Home, January/February, 2000
* Review, Art in America, October, 1998
* Review, Art Papers, September/October, 1998
* Feature/review, Dossier Magazine, April, 1998
* Featured work, Suitcase: A Journal of Transcultural Traffic 3.1-2 (1998): p. 249 (UCLA Press)
* Featured Artist, Women Artists of Color: A Bio-Critical Sourcebook to 20th Century Artists in the Americas, Phoebe Farris, ed., Greenwood Press (1998)
* Featured Artist, Atlanta Journal-Constitution, April, 1997
* Feature/review, "Artist's Corner," The Red and Black, April, 1996

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS


* AGL Resources (Atlanta Gas Light)
* Saks Fifth Avenue (national distribution)
* Fragomen, Del Rey & Bernsen, P.C., Atlanta, GA
* Hartsfield International Airport, Atlanta, GA
* Johnson & Ward, Atlanta, GA
* King & Spalding, Atlanta, GA
* Fifth Restaurant Group, Atlanta, GA
* Stanfield Capital, New York, NY
* Town Park Ravine, Atlanta, GA
* Mandarin Hotel, New York, NY
* Grande Lakes Marriott, Orlando, FL

REFERENCES


* Anne Dennington, Director, The Lowe Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia
* David R. Roediger, Babcock Professor of History & Director of the Center for Democracy in a Multicultural Society, U of Illinois
* Rosalyn Schwartz, Professor, School of Art and Design, U of Illinois
* Laurie Hogan, Assistant Prof, School of Art and Design, U of Illinois
* Judith M. McWillie, Professor, Lamar Dodd School of Art, U of Georgia
* Kevin Hamilton, Assitant Prof, School of Art and Design, U of Illinois

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