Education

Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME
MFA Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY
BFA DanKook University, South Korea

Solo shows/projects

2014
Waxed/ Waned, David B. Smith Gallery, Denver, CO
Instrument, Munch Gallery, New York, NY
2013
Untitled, Second Street Gallery, Charlottesville, VA
In making, The Jamaica Center for Arts, NY
2012
Labyrinth, David B. Smith Gallery, Denver, CO
2011
Sugar High, The Stamp Gallery at the University of Maryland,MD
Chashama Windows Program, Donnell New York Public Library, NY
2010
Zipstir, Dickson Gallery, McColl Center for Visual Art, NC
2009
Rainbow Forest, Artspace, New Haven, CT
Projects '09, Islip Art Museum, East Islip, NY

Group shows/projects
2016
KOREA with KOREA, OZANEAUX Art Space, New York, NY
2015
TXT: art, language, media, Sugar Hill Children's Museum of Art & Storytelling, New York, NY
Adhere, Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, Summit, NJ
Weaving Time, Gallery Korea, New York, NY
In Praise of Folly, NARS foundation, Brooklyn, NY
2014
Between the walls, Meet Factory, Prague, Czech Republic
Pulp, Cohen Gallery at Alfred University, Alfred, NY
2013
A Sense of Place, Wellin Museum of Art, Clinton, NY
Debris Field, The Castle Gallery at the College of New Rochelle, NY
Plastic Memory 10022, Gallery Korea, New York, NY
The Moment for Ink, San Francisco State University, CA
2012
Big Queens Drawing Show, Jamaica Center for Arts, NY
Leaning into the Verse, Munch Gallery, New York, NY
NO Other Medicine, New York Studio Gallery, New York, NY
Mediated Realities, the Cohen Gallery, the Granoff Center at Brown University, Providence, RI
2011
Treemendous, The Carriage House, Islip Art Museum, NY
EAF11, Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, NY
Intuitive Realities, Cuchifritos Gallery, New York, NY
Summer Group Show, David B. Smith Gallery, Denver, CO
SITE 92: Work Permit Approved, Smack Mellon, Brooklyn, NY
Observed, Imagined and Re/created, Longwood Arts Project, Bronx, NY
2010
Irrelevant, Arario Gallery, New York, NY
What Remains, The Soap Factory, Minneapolis, MN

Residencies / grants / fellowships/ artist registries
2015
Tokyo Wonder Site, Tokyo, Japan
2014
Meet Factory, Prague, Czech Republic
Art Council Korea Grant, Seoul, Korea
2013
Percent for the Arts Commission, PS 339, Queens, NY
2012-13
The Jamaica Center for Arts Workspace Program, NY
2012
AHL Foundation Visual Art Award, New York, NY
Smack Mellon Hot Picks, Smack Mellon, Brooklyn, NY
2011
Emerging Artist Fellowship, Socrates Sculpture Park, NY
Art Council Korea Grant, Seoul, Korea
Museum of Arts and Design, Artist-In-Residence, New York, NY
Special Editions Residency, Lower East Side Print Shop, NY
Djerassi, Artist-In-Residence, Woodside, CA
Atlantic Center for the Arts, Artist-In-Residence, FL
AAI Lower East Side-Rotating Studio Program, New York, NY
Newark Museum, Artist-In-Residence, Newark, NJ
2010
Triangle Workshop, Triangle Arts Association, Brooklyn, NY
Sculpture Space, Artist-In-Residence, Utica, NY
Urban Artist Initiative Fellowship in the Visual Arts, NY
2009
Bemis Center, Artist-In-Residence, Omaha, NE
2008-9
PS 122 Project Studio program, New York, NY
2007-8
Abrons Arts Center, Artist-In-Residence, New York, NY
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2014-
Notebook, Sculpture Center, New York, NY
2007-
Viewing Program, The Drawing Center, New York, NY

Artist talks/ visiting artist

2013
Visiting artist, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA
2011
The Stamp Gallery at the University of Maryland, MD
Newark Museum, Newark, NJ
2010
Sculpture Space, Utica, NY
2009
Bemis Art Center for Contemporary Arts, Omaha, NE
2006
Visiting artist, Parsons school of design, New York, NY

Bibliography

2016
January 29, Melissa Stern, “At Harlem’s First Children’s Museum, Artworks Strike Up Conversations”
2014
November 20, Michael Paglia, Westword, "Hong Seon Jang Goes Over the Moon and Under the desk”
March, Jamie Martinez, Arte Fuse, Gallery Walk on L.E.S for Armory Week.
2012
November/ December issue, Departures Magazine "The art of discovery"
September 20, AnnMarie Costella, Queens Chronicle “Big Queens Drawing Show
May 14, Christopher Jobson, Colossal, HYPERLINK "http://www.thisiscolossal.com/2012/05/a- miniature-city-built-with-metal-typography/"A Miniature City Built with Metal Typography”
May 3, Leigh db, Designboom, “Hong Seon Jang: Labyrinth”
March, Eleanor Perry-Smith, Modern in Denver, “When Opposites Attract”
January 19, Nathalie Alonso, Queens Chronicle, “Artists find the universal in the everyday”
2011
December 15, Mike Riggs, The Washington Times, Exhibition: “Sugar High"
November 30, Andres Viglucci, Miami Herald, “Satelite fairs raise the curtain on Art Basel week” November 11, Michael O'Sullivan, Editors’ Pick, The Washington Post, “Sugar High”
October 3, HYPERLINK "http://dailyserving.com/author/allie-haeusslein/"Allie Haeusslein, Daily Serving, “Best of Pulse LA”
September 14, HYPERLINK "http://hyperallergic.com/author/jocelyn-silver/"Jocelyn Silver, Hyperallergic, “Delicious Eye Candy at Socrates Sculpture Park”
July 2, Michael Paglia, The Denver Westword, "Group shows are a staple of the summer arts season", June 29, Marisa Ware, Hi Fructose New contemporary Art Magazine, “David B Smith Gallery- Group Exhibition”
2010
June 23, Deirdre Hering, The L Magazine, “See Something Among Works That Say Nothing”
April 05, Geoffrey Detrani, New Haven Advocate, “Knowing And Forgetting”
July, Wooje Sung, Wolganmisool Magazine, “Hong Seon Jang: Rainbow Forest”
2009
August o9, Mary Lou Cohalan, “ Project 09”