© heejin jang 2015
Built with Indexhibit

heejin jang

Heejin Jang (b.1985) is a multidisciplinary artist based in Seoul. Jang has lived, exhibited, and performed around the globe.


2013 MFA in New Genres, San Francisco Art Institute, United States.
2011 MFA in Painting, Kookmin University, Seoul, Korea.
2008 Coursework in Painting, Nova Scotia College of Art and Design
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
2007 BFA in Painting, Kookmin University, Seoul, Korea.


Olympia Experimental Music Festival, Olympia, WA (forthcoming).
Constant Value #24: Archetype 十二中一, Vurt, Seoul, Korea.
Re:Obscure 10, Environment 0g[zero-gauge], Osaka, Japan.
Deep&Wide volume 1, Super Deluxe, Tokyo, Japan.

Limited Resources 8, Muchmore's, Brooklyn, NY.
Cancellation Resisting Sounds., Gallery Unofficial Preview, Seoul, Korea.
New Works Screening, Red Room, Baltimore, MD.
Free Image, a live set in Over the Edge presents, KPFA Radio, Berkeley, CA.
Work 00 the Sump, Brooklyn, NY.

WORK 00, The Sump, Brooklyn, NY.
Love Tooth, PlatteForum, Denver, CO.
0010, Radical Abacus, Santa Fe, NM.
Point 1, Superchief Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.
Vista Point, Rhizome DC, DC.
Digital Network, The Front, New Orleans, LA.
This Is Not a Movement, Art{Currents}Project Space, Busan, Korea.
Piss Kills Mold, Harvestworks, NY.
Filmideo 2016, Newark Museum, Newark, NJ.
Interlude 2016, CCCD, Asheville, NC.
W for Wormholes, The City Reliquary, Brooklyn, NY.
Fort Night: Neon Robot Iceberg, Fort Mason Center, San Francisco, CA.
Binary Breath, The Red Room, Baltimore, MD.
1-800-FICTION, Art{Currents}Project Space, Busan, Korea.

The Forum Big Screen, Focal Points Gallery, Southends-On-Sea, United Kingdom.
Rainbow Body, Art{Currents}Project Space, Busan, Korea.
Crank, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA.
Homeostasis Lab, The Wrong - New Digital Art Biennale.
Interventions, Pearl Conard Gallery, Mansfield, OH.
Frequency Fridays, ILLIO, Columbus, OH.
Tele-Novela, ACRE TV, Chicago, IL.
High Zero Festival of Experimental Music, Baltimore, MD.
BADHABIT/Mune, Life Changing Ministry, Oakland, CA.
Short Shorts Video Festival: Somebody Else's Problem, Whitespace Gallery, Atlanta, GA.
Moving in time B3+BEIJING Moving image exhibition, CAFA Art Museum, Beijing, China.
The Book Was Better Than Film Festival, The Rio Theater, Monte Rio, CA.

More Than One Way, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA.
fullframe retrospective, Schikaneder Cinema, Vienna, Austria.
As Fast As Bolt, ON Space, Beijing, China.
Emergent Atlas, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA.
Lucerne International Film Festival, Lucerne, Switzerland.
The Pineapple Underground Film Festival, Hong Kong, China.
17th Annual Music for People and Thingamajigs Festival, Temescal Arts Center, Oakland.
Mune, Life Changing Ministry, Oakland, CA.
Brainwash Movie Festival, Oakland, CA.
Art in the Open, Philadelphia, PA.
Athens International Film and Video Festival, Athens, OH.
Electronic Pacific, Fei Contemporary Art Center, Shanghai, China.
Johns Hopkins Film Festival, Baltimore, MD.
Hollywood Reel Independent Film Festival, Bellevarado Cinemas, Los Angeles, CA.
MagikalCharm Experimental Video Festival, Anthology Film Archives, New York.
fullframe 2014 kunstfilm festival, mumok, Vienna, Austria.
Saturday Noise Office, Life Changing Ministry, Oakland, CA.
ONSITE Group Exhibition, Temporary-Arts-Project, Southends-On-Sea, United Kingdom.

This Will Never Work!, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA.
Cubic(Sounds)2, The Lab, San Francisco, CA.
APAture 2013, New Parkway Theater, Oakland, CA.
San Francisco Artists From A Suitcase, Zimmer Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel.
Electronic Pacific; Satellite, Root Division, San Francisco, CA.
Electronic Pacific, SomArts Cultural Center, San Francisco, CA.
ERROR 415 Award Installation, ArtPadSF in Phoenix Hotel, San Francisco, CA.
Currency, The Old Mint, San Francisco, CA.
Currency: The Moving Image, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA.
Video Selection, The Lab, San Francisco, CA.
Oh, Ah, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

Rob The Noise Bank, The Lab, San Francisco, CA.
Nomads, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco, CA.
Continuing MFA 2012, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco, CA.
Flying Fish, Arc Gallery, San Francisco, CA.
Signal 2 Noise, Studio 14, San Francisco, CA.

No Fixed Place, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

MFA Juried Exhibition, Tilles Center for the Arts, Long Island, New York.
New MFA Show, Hutchins Gallery, Long Island, New York.
Firehouse Show, Firehouse Gallery, Bayshore, New York.
Linear Coldness, Kookmin Art Gallery, Seoul, Korea.
In Return, Sydney College of Arts, Sydney, Australia.
Hello, My Name Is, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, Canada.

Voices of New Emerging Artists, Gallery La Mer, Seoul, Korea.
A Jungle Under the Appropriation, Kookmin Art Gallery, Seoul, Korea.

Toxic, Kookmin Art Gallery, Seoul, Korea.
Beautiful Disaster, Kookmin Art Gallery, Seoul, Korea.

Residencies & Awards

2018 Artist in Residence, Elektronmusik Studion, Stockholm, Sweden (forthcoming).
2017 Experimental Project Residency at Media Arts, Institute for Electronic Arts, Alfred, New York.
2016 Banff Musicians in Residence, the Banff Centre, Alberta, Canada.
Artist-In-Residence, PlatteForum, Denver, CO.
2015 Artist Talk, Maryland Institute College of Arts, Baltimore, MD.
2014 Silence.Awareness.Existence Artist-in-Residency, Arteles, Finland.
ArtSlant 2nd Showcase Winner in New Media, www.artslant.com
2013 Post Contemporary, June 9th - July 7th, Troy, New York.
ArtSlant 6th Showcase Winner in New Media, www.Artslant.com

Publications and Reviews

Spool's Out #124: Heejin Jang
Review: Heejin Jang- Trouble in the Camp, Tiny Mixtapes:
Review: Heejin Jang- Trouble in the Camp, Yeah I Know It Sucks:
Trouble in the Camp, Doom Trip Records:
NTS Live 2, the Doom Trip Records:
Over The Edge Presents May 19th, KPFA Radio:
Various Artists: Doom Trip Records, Tiny Mix Tapes:
IEA Artist in Residence Archive Heejin Jang:
Sonic Sounds! Review, Sonic Boom!Magazine:
Various Artists- Doom Mix Vol I, Yeah I Know It Sucks:
The Year List:2016, The Wire Magazine, Issue 395: https://reader.exacteditions.com/issues/54636/page/49

Spool’s Out: The Top Tapes Of 2016 With Tristan Bath,  http://thequietus.com/articles/21471-bokeh-versions-atlantikwall-preston-field-audio-tapes-of-the-year-2016
HEEJIN JANG “Binary Breath” C56 (Heavy Mess), Cassette Gods, http://cassettegods.blogspot.ca/2016/11/heejin-jang-binary-breath-c56-heavy-mess.html
New Album Review, Foreign Accent, https://foreignaccentspdx.com/2016/10/08/new-album-review-heejin-jang-binary-breath/
Spool’s Out September In Tape Reviews by Tristan Bath, The Quietus, http://thequietus.com/articles/20949-tape-cassette-review-blue-tapes-bokeh-versions-arp-charles-barabe-ciarra-black-sophie-cooper
"Love Tooth" exhibit explores art of 'wisdom teeth', FOX 31 Denver, http://kdvr.com/2016/10/13/love-tooth-exhibit-explores-art-of-wisdom-teeth/
Love Tooth Interview with Susan Froyd, Westword: http://www.westword.com/event/love-tooth-8353830
Binary Breath Review, Yeah I Know It Sucks, https://yeahiknowitsucks.wordpress.com/2016/08/31/heejin-jang-binary-breath/
Todays Discovery, Feminatronic https://feminatronic.com/2016/08/30/todays-discovery-binary-breath-by-heejin-jang/
Binary Breath, Digital Release and a Cassette Tape Album, Heavy Mess http://heavymess.bandcamp.com/album/binary-breath
Watch: Heejin Jang Vista Point (teaser), Tiny Mixtapes http://www.tinymixtapes.com/chocolate-grinder/watch-heejin-jang-vista-point-teaser
Vista Point, a Cassette Tape Album, Ultraviolet Light http://www.ultravioletlight.blue/product/heejin-jang
Morning Calm, Korean Air Inflight Magazine, March 2016 Issue: http://morningcalm.koreanair.co.kr/e-book/ecatalog.jsp?catimage=1&Dir=39
Busan Culture, January 21st, Busan MBC, Korea:

The Wrong, première biennale mondiale d’art numérique uniquement accessible sur le web
Arteles Artist Catalogue: http://issuu.com/arteles/docs/arteles_catalogue/41?e=4163454/4219431
Square Cylinder: Currency @ Old Mint
MFA Now Archive Project, Root Division, San Francisco.
“Edward Hopper and Solitude”, Travel Essay, Tour De Monde Magazine, April Issue No. 190, Seoul, Korea.