Yun Hyong–keun
April 14May 21, 2016
Installation view
January 16March 12, 2016
October 30December 23, 2015
Installation view
Curated by Joan Kee
September 13November 8, 2014

 

YUN HYONG-KEUN

Born in Mi-won, Chung-Puk, Korea, 1928
Died in 2007

Education
College of Fine Arts, Seoul National University, Korea, 49
BFA, College of Fine Arts and Design, Hong-Ik University, Seoul, Korea, 1957Rhythm in Monochrome: Korean Abstract Painting, Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery, Japan 

One-Person Exhibitions

2018
National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea (forthcoming)

2017
PKM Gallery, Seoul, Korea 
David Zwirner Gallery, New York, NY

2016
Axel Vervoordt Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium
Burnt Umber and Ultramarine Blue 1990-1993, Simon Lee Gallery, London, UK 

2015
Blum & Poe, New York, NY
Gallery Yamaguchi kunst-bau, Osaka, Japan
Yun Hyong-Keun: Works 1972-1990, PKM Gallery, Seoul, Korea

2007
Silent Poetry, Cheongdam-dong Samteo Gallery, Seoul, Korea

2006
Galerie Jean Brolly, Paris, France

2003
Park Ryu Sook Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Gallery Shilla, Daegu, Korea

2002
Musée d'Art Moderne et Contemporain, Strasbourg, France
National Museum of Contemporary Art Special Exhibition, Gwacheon, Korea
Galerie Jean Brolly, Paris, France
Johyun Gallery, Busan, Korea
Gallery Ihn, Seoul, Korea

2001
Gallery Yamaguji, Osaka, Japan
Artsonje Museum, Gyeongju, Korea
Bibi Gallery, Daejeon, Korea

1999
Johyun Gallery, Busan, Korea
Gallery Shilla, Daegu, Korea
No Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1997
Stiftung für Konkrete Kunst, Reutlingen, Germany

1996
Gallery Hyundai, Seoul, Korea

1994
Total Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Chinati Foundation, Marfa, TX

1993
Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Donald Judd Foundation, New York, NY

1991
Galerie Humanite, Nagoya, Japan
In-kong Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1990
Ueda Gallery, SC, Tokyo, Japan

1989
Suzukawa Gallery, Hiroshima, Japan
Gallery Yamaguji, Osaka, Japan

1987
Ingong Gallery, Daegu, Korea
Inax Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
In-kong Gallery, Daegu, Korea
Soo Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1986
Inax Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

1982
Kwan-Hun Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1981
Association Villa Corot 25 Ateliers, Paris, France

1980
Kwan-Hun Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1978
Tokyo Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

1977
Seoul Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Space Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1976
Muramatsu Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

1975
Munheon Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1973
Myongdong Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1966
Press Center, Seoul, Korea
 

Group Exhibitions

2017
Rhythm in Monochrome: Korean Abstract Painting, Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery, Japan 
Who Can Be Strangers? The Art of Mono-ha and Dansaekhwa, Blum & Poe at Adrian Rosenfeld Gallery, San Francisco, CA 
Intuition, Palazzo Fortuny, Venice, Italy  

2016
Dansaekhwa and Minimalism, Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, CA; traveled to Blum & Poe, New York
EMBRACING: Yun Hyong-keun with Chusa and Donald Judd, PKM Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Korean Abstract Art: Early Works, Waldorf Astoria Hotel, New York, NY 
New Beginnings: Between Gesture and Geometry, curated by Frances Morris, The George Economou Collection, Athens, Greece   

2015
MMCA Collection Highlights: Untitled, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Gwacheon, Korea
PROPORTIO, Palazzo Fortuny, Venice, Italy
Dansaekhwa, Palazzo Contarini-Polignac, Venice, Italy
45th Anniversary of Gallery Hyundai: Korean Abstract Painting, Gallery Hyundai, Seoul, Korea 

2014
Looking Back of Korea Art History, Gyeonggi Museum of Modern Art, Ansan, Korea
The Artistic Spirit of Modern Artists on Paper, Gallery Hyundai, Seoul, Korea
The Art of Dansaekhwa, Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Korea
From All Sides: Tansaekhwa on Abstraction, Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, CA
Empty Fullness, Korean Cultural Center, Beijing, China. Traveled to SPSI Art Museum, Shanghai, China; Koreanisches Kulturzentrum, Berlin, Germany; National Museum of Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia

2013
New Acquisitions 2011, National Museum of Modern Art, Seoul, Korea
Closer to Contemporary Art II: Abstract Art is Real, Gyeonggi Museum of Modern Art, Ansan, Korea
Scenes vs. Scenes, Buk Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
Writing Becomes Painting, POSCO Art Museum, Seoul, Korea
Contemporary Art in Textbook, Goyang Oulim Nuri Arts Center, Goyang, Korea

2012
Dansaekhwa: Korean Monochrome Painting, National Museum of Modern Art, Gwacheon, Korea
Dansaekhwa: Korean Monochrome Painting, Jeonbuk Museum of Art, Jeonbuk, Korea
Korean Abstract Painting: 10 Perspectives, Seoul Art Center, Seoul, Korea
Mapping the Realities, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
Korean Art 100 Years, Ulsan Culture Art Center, Ulsan, Korea
Korean Art from the Museum Collection: Grand-Narrative Part I, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Gwacheon, Korea

2011
Qi is Full, Daegu Art Museum, Daegu, Korea
Korean Abstract Painting: 10 Perspectives, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
Masterpieces’ Exhibition in Autumn: Collections in National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Jeonbuk Museum of Art, Jeonbuk, Korea
Korean Modern Masters, Ulsan Culture Art Center, Ulsan, Korea
Since 1950 – South Korea’s Contemporary Art Overseas Development and the Phase, Daljin Museum, Seoul, Korea
Abstract it!, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Deoksugung, Seoul, Korea

2009
Two Dialogues: Yun Hyong-keun and Donald Judd, Johyun Gallery, Seoul, Korea

2008 
Korea Abstract Painting: 1958-2000, Seoul Art Center, Seoul

2007
Homage 100: Korean Contemporary Art 1970-2007, Korea Art Center, Busan, Korea

2004
Monochrome Paintings of Korea, Past and Present, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea

2003
Gathering for 20 Years, Park Ryu Sook Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Tschang-Yeul Kim - Seok Suh - Hyong Keun Yun Group Exhibition, Leehwaik Gallery, Seoul
Drawing: Its New Horizons, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Deoksugung, Seoul, Korea

2002
Age of Philosophy and Aesthetics: Korean Contemporary Art from the 1970’s to Mid-1980’s, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Gwacheon, Korea
Appreciation of Abstract Paintings, Sungkok Art Museum, Seoul, Korea
Aesthetic of 70’s Plane, hidden by Monotone, Hanwon Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
Minimal Maximal, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Gwacheon, Korea

2001
4 Artists exhibition, gallery Sagan, Seoul, Korea
Korea Modern Art, Seoul Arts Center, Seoul, Korea
Art Chicago, Chicago, USA
Yun Hyong-keun, Sim MoonSup, Art Sonje Museum, Geyeongju, Korea

2000
Plane as Spirits, Busan Museum of Art, Busan, Korea
The Facet of Korean and Japanese Contemporary Art, Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju, Korea
A Passage for New Millenium: Korean of Overseas Exhibitions, 1990-99, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Gwacheon, Korea
What is so of itself, POSCO Art Museum, Seoul, Korea

1998
Les Peintres du Silence, Musée du château des ducs de Wurtemberg, Montbéliard, France

1997
The Permanent Collections, The Chinati Foundation, Marfa, TX

1996
The Permanent Collections, The Chinati Foundation, Marfa, TX
The International Art Fair Basel, Basel, Switzerland
Spirit of Korean Abstract Painting, Ho-Am Art Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1995
46th Venice Biennial, Venice, Italy
The Spirit of Abstract Art, Korea, Ho-Am Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1994
Seoul International Contemporary Art Festival, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Gwacheon, Korea

1993
The Seoul Art Exhibition, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
12 Artists from Contemporary Art of Korea, Miyagi, Korea

1992
Working With Nature: Traditional Thought in Contemporary Art from Korea, Tate Liverpool, UK

1991
Korean Contemporary Arts Exhibition, Sonjae Museum of Contemporary, Kyong-Joo, Korea
Contemporary Korean Paintings, Muzejski Prostor, Zagreb, Croatia; Cankarjevdom, Ljubljana, Slovenia; Artisticum Collegium, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina; Galerja Cvjeta Zuzoric, Belgrade, Serbia; Yugoslavia
A Groping for the Identity of Korean Contemporary Arts ii
The Art in the Reduction and Expansion Period, Hanwon Gallery, Seoul, Korea
A Groping for the Identity of Korean Contemporary Arts III
A Period of Conflict and Confrontation, Hanwon Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Today’s 9 Artists, Jin Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1989
Hiroshima Theme Exhibition, Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Hiroshima, Japan

1988
The 24th Olympic Art the International Modern Arts Exhibition, Seoul Olympic Organizing Committee, National Museum of Contemporary Arts, Gwacheon, Korea
Seoul Contemporary Art Festival, Art Center Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Ecole de Seoul, Kwan-Hun Gallery, Seoul, Korea
In Celebration of Suk-nam Lee, Kyung-sung's 70th Birthday, Hoam Gallery, Seoul, Korea
4 Korean Painters, Tokyo Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
Modernism in the Korean Contemporary Art Scene 1970-79, Hyundai Department Store Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Korean Modern Painting in the 70's, Walker Hill Art Center, Seoul, Korea
OLYMPIAD OF ART: The International Contemporary Painting, sponsored by Seoul OOC, organized by The National Museum of Modern Art, Seoul, Korea

1987
‘87 Seoul Art Exhibition, National Museum of Modern Art, Seoul, Korea
Contemporary Art Festival 87', National Museum of Modern Art, Seoul, Korea
Korea: Contemporary 4 Artists, Laboratory Gallery, Sapporo, Japan
’87 SEOUL ART FAIR, Ho-am Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1986
Exposition: SEOUL-PARIS, Press Center Gallery, Seoul; Centre National des Arts Plastiques, Paris, France
‘86 Seoul Contemporary Asian Art Shows, National Museum of Modern Art, Seoul, Korea
Paper+Pencil=Drawings of 13 Artists, Soo Gallery, Seoul, Korea
’86 Seoul Art Exhibition, The National Museum of Modern Art Seoul, Seoul, Korea
Past and Present: Korean Antiques and Contemporary Art Works on Paper, Kamakuramikura bldg., Kyoto, Japan

1985
Minimize and Maximize, Hu Gallery, Jeun Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Human Documents ‘84/’85-10, Tokyo Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
Contemporary Korean Paper Art, Washington University, Sarah Spurgeon Gallery, WA
ASPACAE 85'(Asian Pacific Conference on Arts Education), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Korean-Western Paintings of 70’s, Ho-Am Gallery, Seoul, Korea 

1984
The Returning Exhibition of Korean Contemporary Arts Exhibition the Latter half of the 70's: An Aspect, Fine Art Center Gallery, Seoul, Korea
23 Artists of Today, Dongbang Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1983
The Exhibition: The Latter Half of the 70’s, Fine Art Center, Seoul, Korea
Korea: Work of 7 Contemporary Artists, Jean art Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Contemporary Korean Fine Art in the Later Half of the '70s: Exhibition Representing a Phase, Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, Tokyo; Tochigi Prefectural Museum of Fine Arts, Tochigi;  National Museum of Art, Osaka; Hokkaido Museum of Modern Art, Hokkaido; Fukuoka Art Museum, Fukuoka, Japan

1982
Work on Paper in Korea and Japan, National Museum of Modern Art, Seoul; Kyoto, Japan
Municipal Museum of Art, Kyoto; Museum of Modern Art, Saitama; Kumamoto Traditional Crafts Center, Kumamoto, Japan

1981
Drawing Exhibition of Korean Contemporary Artists, Dong San Bang Gallery, Seoul; Art Core Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Korean Contemporary Art Phase, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art, Kyoto, Japan

1980
Print and Drawing, National Museum of Modern Art, Seoul, Korea
’80 Contemporary 37 Artists, Kwan-Hun Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Asia Contemporary Art Festival Part 11, Fukuoka Art Museum, Fukuoka, Japan

1979
Korean Arts: Unique Methods of Today, Fine Art Center Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Work on Paper, Jean Art Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Korean Contemporary: Arts Unique Methods of 4 Artists, Hyundai Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1978
The 2nd Paris International Contemporary Art Exhibition, National Grand Palais Museum of Art, Paris, France
Fukouoka Municipal Museum of Art, Japan
The 5th Korean Fine Art Grand-Prix Exhibition, National Museum of Modern Art, Seoul, Korea
Korea: The Trend for the Past 20 Years of Contemporary Art, The National Museum of Modern Art, Seoul, Korea
Work on Paper, Kyeonji Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1977
Korea: Contemporary 10 Artists, Korea UNESCO Center, Seoul, Korea
Korean Contemporary Paintings, Taipei National Ancient Museum, Taipei, Taiwan
Korea: Facet of Contemporary Art, Tokyo Central Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan
Korea Contemporary 5 artists, Lee Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1976
Korea Contemporary 7 Artists, Daegu Department Gallery, Daegu, Korea
Korea Contemporary 3 Artists, Lee Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Korean Art 100 Artists, Moon Wha Gallery, Seoul, Korea
8th International Painting Festival, Cagnes Sur Mer, France
Ecole de Seoul, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Korea

1975
The 13th Sao Paulo Biennale, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Seoul Contemporary Art Festival, National Museum of Modern Art, Seoul, Korea
Contemporary Art Festival, Daegu/Busan/Chongju, Korea

1974
Independents, National Museum of Modern Art, Seoul, Korea
74=Seoul 7 Artists, Han Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1973
Contemporary Art 73', Myungdong Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Seoul-13 Artists of Contemporary Art, Signum Gallery, Kyoto, Japan

1969
The 10th Sao Paulo Biennale, Sao Paulo Contemporary Art Museum, Sao Paulo, Brazil

1964
Celebration of Tokyo Olympic Exhibition, Organized by the Ministry of Culture, Seoul, Korea

1963
Korean Contemporary Artists Exhibition, Press Center Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1961
Group of Engagement, Information Center Gallery, Seoul, Korea

 

Awards and Grants

1978
5th Korean Fine Art Grand-prix Exhibition

1990
The First Prize of Kim, Su-Keun

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY 

Catalogues

2016
Resonance of Dansaekhwa. Texts by Yoon Jin Sup, Joan Kee, Alexandra Munroe, So Jinsu, and Yeon Shim Chung. Seoul: Korea Arts Management Service, 2016. 

2015
Kee, Joan. From All Sides: Tansaekhwa on Abstraction. Los Angeles: Blum & Poe, 2015.
Lee, Youngwoo, ed. Dansaekhwa. Texts by Youngwoo Lee, Doryun Chong, Jeremy Lewison, Joan Kee, Mika Yoshitake, Melissa Chiu, Alexandra Munroe, Yoon Jin Sup, Tina Kim. Seoul: Kukje Gallery, 2015.
Oh, Kwangsu and Song Missok. Korean Abstract Painting: 45th Anniversary of Gallery Hyundai. Seoul: Gallery Hyundai, 2015.
Park Kyung-mee and Hur Si Young, eds. Yun Hyong-keun: Selected Works 1972-2007. Seoul: PKM Gallery, 2015.

2014
Yoon, Jin Sup, Alexandra Munroe, Sam Bardaouil, and Till Fellrath. The Art of Dansaekhwa. Seoul: Kukje Gallery, 2014.

2013
Joan Kee. Contemporary Korean Art: Tansaekhwa and the Urgency of Method. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2013.

2011
Masterpieces’ Exhibition in Autumn: Collections in the National Museum of Contemporary Art. Jeonbuk: Jeonbuk Museum of Art, 2011.

2009
Yoon Jin-sup. Oh Kwang-su gohoe ginyum nonchong [The Special Journal to Commemorate the 70th Birthday of Oh Kwang-su]. Seoul: Mijinsa, 2009.

2008
Kee, Joan. “Points, Lines, Encounters, Worlds: Tansaekhwa and the Formation of Contemporary Korean Art.” PhD diss., New York University, 2008.

2007
Yun, Hyong-keun: Song of Silence. Seoul: Samtuh Gallery, 2007.

2006
Oh Kwang-Su. Hankuk hyundae misul ui huirum [The Shifts of Korean Contemporary Art]. Seoul: The Editorial Department, 2006.

2003
Azema Torou. Yun, Hyong-Keun. Seoul: Park Ryu Sook Gallery, 2003.

2002
Kim Airyung, Jean Brolly, Franck Gautherot, Michel Nuridsany. Yun, Hyong-keun. Paris: Galerie Jean Brolly, 2002.

2001
Yun, Hyong-keun. Gyeongju: Artsonje Museum, 2001.

2000
O, Kwang-su and Ichirō Hariu. Kwangju Biennale 2000: Man + Space: The Special Exhibition. Kwangju, Korea: Kwangju Biennale Foundation, 2000.  
Planes as Spirits. Busan: Busan Metropolitan Art Museum, 2000.
What is So Of Itself. Seoul: POSCO Art Museum, 2000.

1999
Yun, Hyong Geun. Busan: Johyun Gallery, 1999.

1998
Umber-Blue. Reutligen: Stiftung fur Konkrete Kunst, 1998.
Choe Jong-tae. Choe Jong-tae ui yesul iyagi [Art Story by Choejongtae]. Seoul: Youlhwadang, 1998.

1995
Yun, Hyong-keun: La Biennale di Venezia. Seoul: Gallery Hyundai, 1995.

1994
Yun, Hyong-keun. Seoul: Total Museum of Contemporary Art, 1994.

1993
Hyong-Keun Yun 1993. Seoul: Inkong Gallery, 1993.

1992
Working With Nature: Contemporary Art from Korea. London: Tate Gallery Liverpool, 1992.

1991
Yun, Hyong-keun, 1991. Seoul: Inkong Gallery, 1991.
Yoon Hyong-Keun. Hiroshima: Suzukawa Gallery; Nagoya: Galerie Humanité; Osaka: Gallery Yamaguchi, 1991.

1990
Lee Yil. Yun Hyong-keun: Misul bipyung ilji [The Painting of Yun: Daily Art Criticism]. Seoul: Mijinsa, 1990.

1989
Yusuke Nakahara. “The Painting of Yun Hyong-Keun, Catalogue of Three concurrent Exhibitions” Suzukawa Gallery, Galerie Humanite, Gallery Yamaguchi, 1989.
HIROSHIMA. Japan: Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, 1989.
Yun, Hyong-keun. Seoul: Inkong Gallery, 1989.

1988
Kim Nam-su. Mi Sull Se Ge. Korea: Mar, 1988.
Korean Contemporary Painting in the 70’s. Seoul: Walker Hill Art Center, 1988.

1986
Yusuke Nakahara. Yun, Hyong-keun. Tokyo: INAX Gallery, 1986.
Lee Yil. Yun Hyong-kuen’s One-man Exhibition. Tae ku: Inkong Gallery, 1986.

1979
Lee Kyung-Sung. Hankuk hyundae misul moeum [The Collection of Korean Contemporary Works]. Seoul: Kumseongsa, 1979.

1978
Lee Nordness. The Council House. Chicago: Perimeter Press, 1978.

1976
Joseph Love. Yun, Hyong-keun. Seoul: MunHeon Gallery, 1976.
Yun, Hyong-keun. Tokyo: Muramatsu Gallery, 1976.

1975
Lee Yil. Yun, Hyong-keun. Seoul: MunHeon Gallery, 1975.

 

Articles and Reviews

2016
Bent, Siobhan, and Denise Chu. "Peak Monochrome." ArtAsiaPacific vol. 11 (Almanac 2016): 69. 
Carey-Kent, Paul. "Beauty Beyond the Name: Paul's Art Stuff on the Train #181." Fad Magazine [UK], September 14, 2016. Creahan, D. Review of "Dansaekhwa & Minimalism." Blum & Poe, Los Angeles. ArtObserved.com, February 26, 2016.
Goldman, Edward. "Minimalism, Maximalism, and a Severed Head." Huffington Post, February 23, 2016.
Goldman, Edward. "Minimalism, Maximalism, and a Severed Head." KCRW.com, February 22, 2016.
Hegert, Natalie. “The Rise of Dansaekwha.” MutualArt.com, January 20, 2016.
Liles, Robert. Review of Yun Hyong-keun. Blum & Poe, New York. ArtAsiaPacific 97 (March/April 2016): 164.
Martinique, Elena. "Blum and Poe Presents the First Survey of Korean Monochrome Painting Dansaekhwa With American Minimalism." Widewalls.ch, April 2016.
Shimada, Kotaro. "Artist Files." Bijutsu Techo Special Issue (Spring 2016): 44-45.
Kwon Mee-yoo. "Dansaekhwa Meets Minimalism." Korea Times, April 12, 2016.
Sharp, Rob. “A Surging Auction Market Points to Korean Minimalism as the Next Gutai.” Artsy.net, January 16, 2016. 
Spencer, Samuel. "Yun Hyong-Keun's Umber and Ultramarine Abstracts Come to Antwerp." BlouinArtInfo, February 19, 2016.
Tomii, Reiko. "Korean Tansaekhwa." Shin Bijutsu Shinbun, July 1, 2016 (paper), July 11, 2016 (online).

2015
“9 Art Events to Attend in New York City this Week." ARTNews, October 26, 2015.
Allison, Genevieve. "Critic's Picks: Yun Hyong-keun." Artforum, December 4, 2015.
Bardaouil, Sam, Till Fellrath, Joan Kee, and Yoon Jin Sup. "Skin and Surface." Frieze, no. 169 (March 2015): 138-45.
“Concise Survey of 13 Works by Yun Hyong-keun Opens at Blum & Poe in New York.” Artdaily.org, November 17, 2015.
Degen, Natasha and Kibum Kim. “The Koreans at the Top of the Art World.” New Yorker, September 30, 2015.
Frank, Peter. "Haiku Reviews: ART 2014 Roundup V." Huffington Post, January 14, 2015.
Gottschalk, Molly. “Art Stage Singapore Director Lorenzo Rudolf on Helping Asia Kick Its Addiction to Art as Investment.” Artsy.com, January 19, 2016.
“How ‘the school of white’ became auction favorites.” CNN, December 9, 2015.
Li, Jennifer S. “From All Sides: Tansaekhwa on Abstraction.” ArtAsiaPacific no.92 (March-April 2015): 154.
"Mono Movement." Cultured (Fall 2015): 83.
Moon, Kavior. "From All Sides: Tansaekhwa on Abstraction." Artforum 53, no. 7 (March 2015): 287.
Moon, So-Young. “An Upward Trend Continues.” Korea JoongAng Daily, November 4, 2015.
Morgan, Robert C. "Korea's Monochrome Painting Movement is Having a New York Moment." Hyperallergic, December 2, 2015.
Schwabsky, Barry. "It's Time to Stop Ignoring South Korean Abstract Art."The Nation, December 17, 2015.
Morgan, Robert C. "Korea's Monochrome Turns Global." Asian Art News no. 6, vol. 25 (Nov/Dec 2015): 50-53.
"Top 150 Fall Shows." Modern Painters (September 2015).
Wee, Darryl. "Yun Hyong-keun's First US Solo Show at Blum & Poe." Blouinartinfo.com, November 8, 2015.
Xuan, Mai Ardia C.A. "Dansaekhwa Masters Yun Hyong-keun and Chung Chang-Sup in New York - in Pictures." Artradarjournal.com, November 24, 2015.
"Yun Hyongkeun." NY Cuture Beat, October 13, 2015.

2014
Capria, Alexandra. "Tansaekhwa on Abstraction." ARTnews 113, no.11 (December 2014): 123.

1993
Edward J. Sozanski. “Yun, Hyong-keun”. Philadelphia Inquirer, November 26, 1993.
Sid Sachs. “Yun, Hyong-keun”. Asian Art News, January 1993.

1986
Kojin Tanaka. “Yun Hyong-keun’s One-Man Exhibition.” Mainichi Daily Newspaper, November 17, 1986.
Seo Sang-suck. “Interview.” Choog-chung Daily Newspaper, 1986.

1984
Yasuhiro Yurugi. “Yun, Hyong-keun”. Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum News, no. 385, 1984.

1981
Yoon Uoo-hack. “Yun Hyong-keun’s One-Man Exhibition”. The Space, February, 1981.

1978
O Kwabg-soo. “Secondes Recontres Internationales D’Art Contemporain, Galeries Nationales du Grand Palais.” Dong A Daily Newspaper, February 2, 1978.
Masataka Ogawa. “Yun Hyong-keun’s Solo Exhibition at Tokyo Gallery.” Toitsu Nippo, September 6, 1978.
“Work of UMBER-BLUE.” Japan Times, September 10, 1978.
Timothy Harris. “Mr. Yun’s Work.” Asahi Newspaper, November 8, 1978.

1977
“Korea: Facet of Contemporary Art” The Yomiuri Newsspaper, August 22, 1977.
“Open Up The New Phase of Post-Abstraction.” Towa Newspaper, April 7, 1977.
Kang Dock-hi. “Korea: Facet of Contemporary Art.” Toitsu Nippo, August 22, 1977.

1976
Shinichi Segi. Nihonbijutsu. November, 1976.
Jee Young-sun. “Artist of Topic Work in ’76” Joong Ang Daily Newspaper, December 13, 1976.

1975
Joseph Love. S.J. Art International, June 1975.
“2nd Korean Independent Exhibition.” Hongik University Bulletin, May 1975.

1973
Bang Keun-tack. II Yo Nespaper, March 20, 1973.
Ryu Jun-sang. Dong A Daily Newspaper, March 24, 1973.
Yoon Uoo-hack. Hong-ik University Bulletin, June 15, 1973.

 

Publications by the Artist

1990
From My Note. Seoul: Inkong Gallery, 1990.

1987
From My Note. Tokyo: INAX Gallery, 1987.
“Sonamu” [Pine Tree]. The News of the National Museum of Modern Art, Seoul, no. 6 (1987).

1977
“Process of My Work” Kyunghyang Daily Newspaper, February 3, 1977.

1975
“Memories.” Space Art Magazine, April 1975.

 

Museum and Public Collections

National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea
Space Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Ho-am Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Kwan-hoon Gallery, Seoul, Korea
The National Museum, Seoul, Korea
Museum of Hong-Ik University, Seoul, Korea
Museum of Kyong-won University, Seoul, Korea
Fukuoka Art Museum, Japan
Kitakyushu Municipal Museum of Art, Japan
Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, Japan
Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Japan
Johnson Museum of Art, Chicago
The Chinati Foundation, Marfa, Texas
Stiftung fur konkrete Kunst Reutringen, Germany
Mie Contemporary Art Museum, Japan
Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery, Japan
M+ Museum, Hong Kong, China

 

Liles, Robert. Review of Yun Hyong-keun. Blum & Poe, New York. ArtAsiaPacific 97 (March/April 2016): 164.
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Morgan, Robert C. "Korea's Monochrome Painting Movement Is Having a New York Moment." Hyperallergic, December 2, 2015.
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Schwabsky, Barry. "It's Time to Stop Ignoring South Korean Abstract Art." The Nation, December 17, 2015.
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Allison, Genevieve. “Critic’s Picks: Yun Hyong-keun.” Artforum, December 4, 2015.
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Xuan, Mai Ardia C.A. “Dansaekhwa Masters Yun Hyong-keun and Chung Chang-Sup in New York - in Pictures.” Artradarjournal.com, November 24, 2015.
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