EunKyung (E.K.) Jeong

EDUCATION

 

2012 Ph. D. in Fine Arts, Texas Tech University, Lubbock
1996 Master of Fine Arts in Sculpture, State University of New York at New Paltz,NY

2001 Bachelor of Arts in Art History, State Univ. of NY at New Paltz/Summa Cum Laude

1993 Bachelor of Fine Arts in Fiber Arts, Dong-A Univ., Busan, Korea/Summa Cum Laude


CURRENT POSITIONS


2012 – present Interim Chair/Gallery Coordinator, Art Department, Southwestern Oklahoma State University
2006 – present Director, The Visiting Artists Program, Weatherford, OK


PUBLIC ART PROJECTS


2012 Murals: “Tides of Art & Blocks of Art,” SWOSU Art Building
A teaching project through a seminar course in Mural Painting in the spring of 2012
http://www.swosu.edu/news/releases/2012/2012-04-30b.asp
http://www.swosu.edu/art/project/the-mural.asp
http://www.facebook.com/groups/331122000276586/
2008 – 2010 Collaborative Public Art – The Tapestry Project
A community art project, with exhibition, art learning, and arts advocacy elements
Responsibilities: Project director, workshop instructor, exhibition coordinator, and grant writer and manager
Sponsors: Elizabeth Firestone Graham Foundation, the Oklahoma Arts Council, the Weatherford Arts Council, the City of Weatherford Hotel/Motel Tax, and SWOSU
http://faculty.swosu.edu/ek.jeong/community%20Tapestry.html
http://www.swosu.edu/news/releases/2010/2010-05-18a.asp
http://www.swosu.edu/news/releases/2010/2010-05-28a.asp
http://issuu.com/ovac/docs/artfocus-julaug11
2009 Mural: “Pangaea,” YMCA, Weatherford, OK
A teaching project through Acrylic Technique course in the fall of 2009
http://www.facebook.com/groups/134849980511/

 

PUBLICATION

 

2011 Community Tapestry Project (Book 2), Sponsored by the Elizabeth Firestone Graham Foundation, ISBN: 978-0-9842724-1-9
2009 Community Tapestry Project (Book 1), Sponsored by the Elizabeth Firestone Graham Foundation, ISBN: 978-0-9842724-0-2
 
SCHOLARLY ACTIVITIES/RESEARCH PRESENTATION


2009 Poster Presentation: Collaborative Public Art, Oklahoma Research Day
Northeastern Oklahoma State University – Broken Arrow
http://www.swosu.edu/administration/osp/news/research-day-09/docs/ORD-2009-abstract.pdf
2008 Poster Presentation: Math in Drawing Class, Oklahoma Research Day
University of Central Oklahoma, Edmond


SOLO EXHIBITIONS


2010 Solo Exhibition, Foundry Art Centre, St. Charles, MO
http://www.swosu.edu/news/releases/2010/2010-07-14a.asp
2009 Solo Exhibition, Governor’s Gallery, Oklahoma State Capitol, Oklahoma City, OK
2006 Solo Exhibition, Living Arts Gallery, Tulsa, OK
2000 Solo Exhibition, Lotte Art Gallery, Busan, Korea

 

PEER REVIEWED GROUP EXHIBITIONS


2012 From Lausanne to Beijing - 7th International Fiber Art Biennale, Nontong, China
2012 Oklahoma: Centerfold 2012, Leslie Powell Gallery, Lawton, OK
2012 Oklahoma Art Now, City Arts Center, Oklahoma City, OK
http://www.swosu.edu/news/releases/2012/2012-01-11b.asp
2011 Heart and Soul of the Great Plains 3rd Invitational Art Show, Leslie Powell Gallery, Lawton, OK
2010 The ‘Dear Mary or Jari’ Project, The Feminist Art Project, A.K.A Gallery, OKC, OK
http://feministartproject-oklahoma.blogspot.com/2010/09/dear-mary-or-jari-project.html
http://www.stateofcreativity.com/2010/09/28/seeing-history/
2010 Fiberworks, Independent Artists of Oklahoma Gallery, Oklahoma City, OK
2010 WomenMade Target Gallery, Torpedo Factory Art Center, Alexandria, VA
2009 Oklahoma Centerfold Biennale, Univ. of Science and Arts of Oklahoma, Chickasha, OK
2009 Fiber Directions, Wichita Center for the Arts, Wichita, KS
2008 Oklahoma Centerfold Biennale, Leslie Powell Gallery, Lawton, OK
2008 5 to 9 Art Exhibition, Redlands Community College, El Reno, OK
2008 Paper Work: In, On, and Of Paper IV, Foundry Art Centre, St. Charles, MO
2008 From Lausanne to Beijing - 5th International Fiber Art Biennale, Beijing, China
2008 Annual Juried Members' Show, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL
2008 12 x 12 Exhibition, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, Oklahoma City, OK
2008 2D 144 SU National Invitational Exhibit, Kauffman Gallery, Shippensburg Univ., PA
2007 Fiberworks, Independent Artists of Oklahoma Gallery, Oklahoma City, OK
2007 International Vision Exhibition, Oklahoma City Arts Center, Oklahoma City, OK
2007 12 x 12 Exhibition Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, Oklahoma City, OK
2007 S.O.S. Shelter, 100 Artist Show, Mary Lou Zeek Gallery Salem, Oregon, OR
2006 Five to Nine Artist Group Exhibition, Performing Arts Center, Norman, OK
2006 4th International Fiber Art Biennale, Museum at Suzhou Art & Design Tech Institute, China
2006 Five to Nine Artist Group Exhibition, Artsplace, Ponca City, OK
2006 Fiber Works, Independent Artists of Oklahoma Gallery, Oklahoma City, OK
2006 Nine Artists Exhibition, Museum of the Great Plains, Lawton, OK
2006 77th Annual Open Juried Exhibition, Connecticut Women Artists Association,
New Haven, CT
2006 Home Room Contemporary Arts Exhibition, Asian American Women Artist Association, NY
2006 5 x 5 Exhibit, Tulsa Artists Coalition Gallery, Tulsa, OK
2006 Size Matters, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL
2006 12 x 12 Exhibition, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, Oklahoma City, OK
2005 The Squares, Ceres Gallery, New York, NY
2005 ARTEX Japan Contemporary Artists Association, Gallerie Atelier Visconti, Paris, France
2005 About-From-For Nature, Geum-Gang Nature Art Pre-Biennale, Pusan & Suwon, Korea
2005 Northern National Art Competition, Nicolet College Art Gallery, Rhinelander, WI
2005 Wish You Were Here, A.I.R. Gallery, New York, NY
2005 International Juried Art Exhibition, ARTROM Gallery, Rome, Italy
2005 Here Between, Asian American Women Artists Alliance Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2005 The Annual Summer Salon, Ward-Nasse Gallery, New York, NY
2005 Women Artists of the Hudson Valley, The Arts Alliance of Lower Hudson Valley, NY
2005 7th Annual National Small Works, Attleboro Museum-Center for the Arts, MA
2004 The Eye of the Camera, Ward-Nasse Gallery, New York, NY
2004 Night of 1,000 Drawings, Artists Space, New York, NY
2004 Keeping Up One’s Standard, Asian American Women Artists Alliance Gallery, NY
2004 Pattern and Decoration, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL
2004 Regional Exhibition, Woodstock School of Art, Woodstock, NY
2004 Talking Hands, A.I.R. Gallery, New York, NY
2004 Changing, Ceres Gallery, New York, NY
2004 Dimensions, AAWA Gallery, Winston-Salem, NC
2003 Art from the Heart, Ward-Nasse Gallery, New York, NY
2003 The Squares, Ceres Gallery, New York, NY
2003 26th Korean Sculptress Exhibit, Kong-Pyung Art Center, Seoul, Korea
2002 Artist’s Choice Exhibition, Ward-Nasse Chelsea Gallery, New York, NY
2001 Art from the Heart, Ward-Nasse Gallery, New York, NY
2000 Embracing the New Millennium, Dong-Rae Cultural Center, Busan, Korea
1999 16th National Sculptors Exhibition, Choon-Chun Cultural Center, Choon-Chun, Korea
1998 Art without Borders, Ward-Nasse Gallery, New York, NY
1996 65th National Art League Exhibition, New York, NY
1994 Mid-Atlantic Juried Craft Exhibition, Towson State University Museum, Baltimore, MD
1992 23rd National Fine Arts Exhibition, National Museum of Fine Arts, Korea
1991 17th Busan Annual Juried Art Exhibition, Busan City Cultural Center, Korea
1988 National Landscape Painting Competition/Exhibition, Busan, Korea

CURATED EXHIBITIONS
2012 Holiday Exhibition, Art Gallery, Southwestern Oklahoma State University
2012 SWOSU Faculty Exhibition
2011 Tapestry Traveling Exhibition, Downtown Underground Gallery, Lubbock, TX
2011 Holiday Exhibition, Art Gallery, Southwestern Oklahoma State University
2011 Tapestry Traveling Exhibition, Frisco Center, Clinton, OK
http://www.clintondailynews.com/daily_pages/2011-04-05.pdf
2010 Holiday Exhibition, Art Gallery, Southwestern Oklahoma State University
2010 Tapestry Traveling Exhibition & Gallery Talk, Redlands Community College, El Reno, OK
2010 Tapestry Traveling Exhibition, Route 66 Museum, Clinton, OK
http://www.clintondailynews.com/daily_pages/2010-08-13.pdf
2010 5 to 9 Artist Group Exhibition, Southwestern Oklahoma State University
2010 The Gallery of Oklahoma Artists, The Oklahoma City Orchestra League, OKC, OK
2009 Art Walk, Weatherford Arts Council, Weatherford, OK
2007 529 Artist Exhibition, Art Gallery, Southwestern Oklahoma State University
2006 SWOSU Faculty Art Exhibition, Art Gallery, Univ. of Science and Art of OK, Chickasha
2006 Fiber Arts, Art Gallery, Southwestern Oklahoma State University
2005 Holiday Exhibition, Art Gallery, Southwestern Oklahoma State University
2005 14th Annual Benefit Auction Exhibition, Attleboro Museum-Center for the Arts, Attleboro, MA
2004 Eat Art, Asian American Women Artists Alliance Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2004 Reading Objects, Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, New Paltz, NY
2003 AIDS Benefit Exhibition, Ward-Nasse Gallery, New York, NY
2003 Invitation Art Exhibit, Helen Hayes Hospital, West Haverstraw, NY
2003 Faculty Art Exhibition, Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, New Paltz, NY
2002 Faculty Art Exhibition, Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, New Paltz, NY
1999 Faculty Art Exhibition, University Art Gallery, Young-San Univ., Kyoung-Nam, Korea

 

PUBLIC LECTURES/WORKSHOP

 

2011 Presentation: “Tapestry - Sun on Earth,” National Ranching Heritage Museum, Lubbock, TX
2011 Workshop: “Tapestry,” Community Art Forum, Frisco Center, Clinton, OK
2011 Presentation: “Volunteers in Rural America,” Community Art Forum, Clinton, OK
2009 – 10 Series of Tapestry Workshops, “Collaborative Public Art – Tapestry Project,” SWOSU
http://www.swosu.edu/news/releases/2010/2010-01-28c.asp
2008 Workshop: “Tapestry and Optical Color Mixing,”
Redlands Community College, El Reno, OK
2008 Workshop: “Asian Calligraphy,” SWOSU Continuing Education Program
2007 – 08 Series of Workshops: “Tapestry,” SWOSU/Weatherford Public Library, OK
2007 Workshop: “Asian Calligraphy,” SWOSU Asian Students Association
2007 Lecture: “Contemporary Art in America,” Dong-A Plastic Arts Research Institute, Korea
2006 Panelist, “Artist Survival Workshop,” Creative Capital Symposium, Oklahoma City, OK
2006 Workshop: “Asian Calligraphy,” SWOSU Asian Students Association
2006 Judge, Art Competition “Momentum,” Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, Tulsa
2006 Lecture: “Emerging Artists and Their Growth,” Graduate School, Dong-A University, Korea
2006 Lecture: “Fiber Artists and Their Prospects,” College of Art, Dong-A University, Korea
2006 Grant Writing Workshop Art Dept, SWOSU, Weatherford, OK


AWARDS/FELLWOSHIPS


2008 Best of Show, Art Competition – Paper Work: In, On, and Of Paper IV,
Foundry Art Centre, St. Charles, MO
2007 Travel Award, SWOSU
2006 – 07 Proposal Development Award, SWOSU
2006 Artistic Merit Award, 4th International Fiber Art Biennale, Suzhou, China
2005 – 06 Proposal Development Award, SWOSU
2005 Artistic Merit Award, Cooperstown Artists Association, Cooperstown, NY
2005 Professional Development Award, United University Professions/SUNY at New Paltz, NY
2005 Artist Residency Fellowship, Women’s Studio Workshop, Rosendale, NY
2004 Lucy. C. Morgan Award, Penland School of Craft, Penland, NC


FUNDED GRANTS


2012 – 13 Research Grant, College of Art and Science, SWOSU
2012 – 13 Community Arts Grant, Oklahoma Arts Council
2011 – 12 Research Grant, College of Art and Science, SWOSU
2010 – 11 Community Arts Grant, Oklahoma Arts Council
2010 – 11 Research Grant, College of Art and Science, SWOSU
2009 – 10 Research Grant, College of Art and Science, SWOSU
2009 Project Grant, The City of Weatherford Hotel/Motel Tax
2009 Tapestry Cartoon Project, The Weatherford Arts Council
2008 – 09 Research Grant College of Art and Science, SWOSU
2008 Publication Grant, Elizabeth Firestone Graham Foundation Albuquerque, NM
2007 – 08 Research Grant College of Art and Science, SWOSU
2007 – 08 Community Arts Grant, Oklahoma Arts Council
2007 – 08 Community Arts Matching Grant, Weatherford Arts Council
2007 – 08 Arts Learning in the Community Program Grant, Oklahoma Arts Council
2007 – 08 Arts Learning in the Community Program Matching Grant, Weatherford Arts Council
2006 – 07 Research Grant, College of Art and Science, SWOSU
2006 – 07 Community Arts Program Grant, Oklahoma Arts Council
2006 – 07 Community Arts Program Matching Grant, Weatherford Arts Council
2005 Special Opportunity Grants, New York Foundation for the Arts, New York, NY
2004 Special Opportunity Grants, New York Foundation for the Arts, New York, NY


STUDENTS’ ORGANIZATION SPONSORSHIP

 

2005 – 2008, 2009 – present Sponsor, Student Art Association, SWOSU
2006 – 2011, 2012-present Sponsor, Asian Students Association, SWOSU

 

 

Full_Curriculum Vitae.pdf