Education:

1991 Pratt Institute,Brooklyn, NY; Painting: M.F.A.

1985 Hong-Ik University, College of Fine Art, Seoul, Korea: M.F.A.


Solo Exhibitions:

2016 "Rebirth", Asian Art Works , Beijing, China

2015 "Earth and Sky: Captured Movement", Charles B. Wang Center , Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York

2015 "Transformations", Bannister Gallery, Rhode Island College, Providence, Rhode Island (curated by Lisa Russell)

2012 "Drawings & Paper Collages", Raum für Kunst und Literatur, Basel, Switzerland

2011 "Walter Gropius Master Artist Workshop Series", Huntington Museum of Art, Huntington, WV

2010 "The In Between", John Schmid Galerie, Basel, Switzerland

2010 "Chairs", O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY

2009 "Chairs", Sabina Lee Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2009 "Life, Dreams, Death and Life", In collaboration with immigrants from Latin America, Tenement Museum, New York

2007 "A Mid-Career Survey of the Work of Sook Jin Jo: A 20 Year Encounter with Wood - Selected Artworks from New York",
Arko Art Center, Seoul, Korea

2007 "Resurrection II", Maiden Lane Exhibition Space, New York, NY

2006 Zone Chelsea Center for the Arts, New York, NY

2006 Galerie Gana Beaubourg, Paris, France

2005-06 "My Brother’s Keeper: Site-Specific Installation", Black & White Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2004 "Inauguration Exhibition for “Stanlee and Gerald Rubin Center for the Visual Arts"”:
Site-Specific Outdoor Sculpture (in collaboration with students) and Drawings, University of Texas, El Paso, Texas

2004 "All Things Work Together", O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY

2002 "Paper Collages", O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY

2002 "Wood Constructions & Paper Collages", Galerie Hertz, Louisville, Kentucky

2002 Korean Cultural Center/Embassy of Korea, Washington, DC

2002 "Sook Jin Jo and Ellen Petraits", Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis, IN

2001 O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY

1998 St. Peter’s Church, New York, NY

1997 O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY

1996 O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY

1993 O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY

1993 "KAFA Award exhibition", Korean Culture Center, Los Angeles, CA

1991 "Inauguration Exhibition", Bo Yoon Gallery, New York, NY

1991 O.K. Harris Works of Art, Birmingham, MI

1991 Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York

1990 O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY

1988 "Wood Constructions & Paper Collages", Hanaro Art Center, Seoul, Korea

1986 "Today in Seoul", Aunkan Gallery, Osaka, Japan

1985 "Over There", Kwan Hoon Gallery, Seoul, Korea


Selected Group Exhibitions:

2017 "Whispering Woods", Forum Schlossplatz, Aarau, Switzerland (curated by Sibylle Omlin, Nadine Schneider, Josiane Imhasly)

2017 "Everything Exists Now", Kristin Hjellegjerde Gallery, London, England

2016 "station MOVES", Meinblau, Berlin, Germany (curated by Yongdo Jeong)

2016 "April the Eternal Voyage", Gyeonggi Museum of Modern Art, Ansan, Korea (curated by Chaeyoung Lee)

2014 "SeMA GOLD 2014 Nobody"; Yong Soon Min, Jin-me Yoon, Sook Jin Jo, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea (curated by Yeo Kyung-hwan)

2014 "The Water: Light from GangJeong", The Arc Museum Plaza, Daegu, Korea (curated by OkReal Kim)

2014 "Faces & Traces", Swatch Art Peace Hotel, Shanghai, China

2014 "Double Mirror", American University Museum, Washington, DC (curated by Iris Moon)

2013 "Bridges Not Walls", Maier Museum of Art, Lynchburg, Virginia (curated by Martha Kjeseth Johnson)

2012 "Dislocation", Daegu Art Museum, Daegu, Korea

2012 "The Secret Forest", National Museum of Contemporary Art in Korea, Gwacheon, Korea

2012 "Contemplative Ink", Asian Art Piers, New York, NY (curated by Louise Chen)

2011 "Cheongju International Craft Biennale 2011", Cheongju, Korea (curated by Junmo Chung)

2011 "LandArt", Tschäpperli, Basel/Aesch, Switzerland (curated by Margrit Gass)

2010 "In/Process", Forum Schloss Platz, Aarau, Switzerland (curated by Samar Martha)

2010 "Clay City Dreams: Wood & Paper", New York Institute of Technology, New York (curated by Jennifer Mitchell)

2010 "Winter Salon", Elga Wimmer PCC New York (curated by Björn Ressle & Hee Yuen Chun)

2009 "For Excellence", Museum of Art, Seoul National University, Seoul

2008 "New Century New Painting: Recent Acquisitions from the Martin Z. Margulies Collection", Bob Rauschenberg Gallery, Ft. Myers, FL

2007 "Sculpture: Selections from the Collection of Martin Z. Margulies", Margulies Warehouse, Miami, FL

2007 "20 New York Artists", Hangaram Art Museum, Seoul

2007 "Freedom Tree", Jamaica Flux, Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning, Jamaica, New York

2006 "Fluid Artcanal International", Le Landeron, Switzerland (curated by Won-Seok Koh)

2005 "Into The Light: Recently Acquired Works from the Collection", Erie Art Museum, Erie, PA

2004 "Lodz Biennale", International Artists’ Museum, Piotrkowska, Poland

2004 "Gwangju Biennale", Gwangju Art Museum, Gwangju, Korea ( curated by Seok-Won Chang)

2003 "Dreams and Reality: Korean American Contemporary Art", International Gallery of the Smithsonian Institution,
S. Dillon Ripley Center, Washington, DC

2002 "Unexpected Selections from the Martin Z. Margulies Collection: Art from 1985 to the Present",
The Art Museum, Florida International University, Miami, FL

2002 "New Collections 2001", National Museum of Contemporary Art in Korea, Kwacheon, Korea

2002 "Containers", Maronie Art Center, Seoul, Korea

2002 "Japan and Korea Art Festival", Ihatov Cultural Center, Ihatov, Japan(curated by Junho Lee)

2002 "Reaction", Exit Art/The First World, New York, NY

2001 "Fifteen Asian American Artists", Staller Center for the Arts, SUNY at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York (curated by Rhonda Cooper)

2000 "Foundation of a Century", Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn Harbor, New York

2000 "Earth's Altars:Ritual and revelation", Stone Quarry Hill Art Park, Cazenovia, New York (curated by Sherry Chayat)

1999 "Twenty Six American Artists", Campo & Campo, Antwerp, Belgium (curated by Marc Lambrechts)

1999 "Color of Life-installation/performance", 7,480,800 cu ft, Socrates Sculpture Park, L.I.C., New York

1999 "The first Seoul Arts Festival for Overseas Koreans", Sponsered by KBS, Gallery Sang, Seoul, Korea

1998 "In the Eye of the Tiger", Il Min Museum, Seoul, Korea

1997 "In the Eye of the Tiger", Exit Art/The First World, New York, New York (curated by Yuyeon Kim)

1995 "Exploring Undefined Boundaries", Montclair State College,Upper Montclair College, New Jersey

1995 "The Collage Aesthetic: Six Direction", Keuka College,, Keuka Park, NY;
traveling to:Cedar Crest College, Allentown, PA;Slippery, Rock University, Slippery, Rock, PA(curated by Gary Jurysta)

1992 "Three Artists from Korea", Tenri Gallery, New York, NY

1992 "A Small Bite of the Big Apple: Contemporary Art from O.K Harris", Bobbit Visual Arts Center, Albion, MI

1992 "Centerpieces", Norton Center, Centre College, Danvile, KY

1986 "Ecole de Seoul; Special Memorial Invitation: Lee, Seung-Jo", Kwan Hoon Gallery, Seoul, Korea (curated by Kim, Bok-Yung)

1992 "Wood", Anita Shapolsky Gallery, New York

1991 "24 Korean Artists in New York", Haenah-Kent Gallery, New York

1990 "Aurora", Asian American Arts Centre, New York (curated by Fred Wilson)

1989 "Resonance of Decay", Korea Gallery, New York (curated by Soo Yeon Yi)

1987 "Today's Young Artists", Batangkol Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1987 "Korea:New Painterly Assets", Nabis Gallery, Tokyo, Japan ( curated by Toshiaki Minemura)

1987 "Ecole de Seoul", Kwan Hoon Gallery, Seoul, Korea (curated by Park Seo Bo)

1986 "Ecole de Seoul", Kwan Hoon Gallery, Seoul, Korea (curated by Choi Myoung-Young)

1986 "31 Women Artists in Korea", Kwan Hoon Gallery, Seoul, Korea (curated by Park Seo-Bo)

1986 "Invitational -Contemporary Korean Artists", organized by NEW IMAGES, Kyoto City Art Center, Kyoto, Japan

1986 "Twelve Emerging Artists", Kwan-Hoon Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1986 "Concept of Matter-New Generation", Kwan-Hoon Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1985 "The 11th Seoul Contemporary Art Festival", Fine Arts Center, Seoul, Korea

1985 "Representation-10", Seok Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1985 "KIS '85- Kunsan International Show", Cheonju Art Center, Cheonju, Korea

1985 "New Direction-Summer'85", Yoon Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1985 "Inauguration; Two Dimensional Works", Hoo/Jun Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1984 "A Property of Matter-New Method of Existence", Youth Art Center, Seoul, Korea

1984 "Seoul/International Drawing Biennial' 84", Fine Arts Center, Seoul, Korea

1983 "The 10th Independents Exhibition", National Museum of Modern Art, Seoul, Korea


Selected Public/ Private Collections:

Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea

National Museum of Contemporary Art in Kwacheon, Korea

Arko Art Center, Seoul, Korea

Erie Museum of Art, Erie, Pennsylvania

Huntington Museum of Art, Huntington, West Virginia

Housatonic Museum of Art, Westport, Connecticut

LA Metro Detention Center, Los Angeles, California

TreeHaus, New York, New York

Young Un Museum of Contemporary Art, Kyoungki Do, Korea

Stone Quarry Hill Art Park, Cazenovia, New York

Global Arts Village, Ghitorni, New Delhi, India

Joao Ubaldo Ribeiro School, Itaparica, Bahia, Brazil

Dalsung County, Dasegu, Korea

Girlsclub Collection, Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Moran Museum of Art, Gyeonggi-do, Korea

Mr. & Mrs. Han Huskey, Los Angeles, California

Dr. Marvin Klein, Farmington Hills, Michigan

B.K.Yoon, Seoul, Korea

Moon-Shin Hong, Seoul, Korea

S. Baxam, New York, New York

P. Loach, New York, New York

C. Lee, Hong Kong, Hong Kong

W. Siu, Shanghai, China

John di Domenico, New York, New York

Dr. & Mrs. Peter Flubacher, Basel, Switzerland

Martin Z. Margulies Collection, Miami, Florida


Awards/Fellowships/Grants/Commissions :

2015 "Residency Fellowship", La Napoule Art Foundation, La Napoule, France

2014 "Residency Fellowship", Swatch Art Peace Hotel, Shanghai, China

2013 "Libations" Project, Commissioned by UnSpace: Interior/Architectural Design Firm, New York, New York

2012 "TreeHaus Project", A.R.E. Design Award-in collaboration with UnSpace, New York, New York

2010 "iaab Fellowship" (International Exchange and Studio Program), Christoph Merian Stifung Foundation, Basel, Switzerland

2010 "Korean Culture and Arts Foundation Grant", Korean Culture and Arts Foundation, Seoul, Korea

2008 "National Artist Award", Hachonghyun Foundation, Seoul, Korea

2007 "Residency Fellowship", SACATAR Foundation, Itaparica, Bahia, Brazil

2009 "Wishing Bells" Project, Public Plaza at the LA Metro Detention Center, Commissioned by City of Los Angeles Department
of Cultural Affairs (2004), Los Angeles, California

2005 "Site-Specific Sculpture Fellowship", Global Arts Village, New Delhi, India

2004 "Korean Culture and Arts Foundation Grant", Korean Culture and Arts Foundation, Seoul, Korea

2001 "Residency Fellowship", SACATAR Foundation, Itaparica, Bahia, Brazil

2000 "Artist in Residence", Stone Quarry Hill Art Park, Cazenovia, New York

1999 "Artist Fellowship", Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, New York

1996 "Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant", The Pollock-Krasner Foundation, Inc., New York, NY

1993 "KAFA Award", Korea Arts Foundation of America, Santa Monica, California


Performances/Collaborations:

2015 "Je Suis...", La Napoule, France

2011 "Coming Together" with Audience, Tschapeliri, Basel/Aesch, Switzerland

2010 "Trabant", Installation: Sook Jin Jo, Music/Performance: Tomek Kolczynski, Video: Oguz Ozlu, Ausstellungsraum Klingental, Basel, Switzerland

2008 "Crossroads-Installation & Performance in collaboration with Derek Bermel(clarinet)", Sacatar Foundation, Itaparica, Brazil

2006 "Where Did You Go?", Zone Chelsea Center for the Arts, New York

2005 "All Things Work Together ", Peace Performance with Audience, OK Harris Gallery, New York, NY

2004 "May We All Be in Peace, Peace, and Only Peace" Peace Performance with Audience, Lodz Biennale, Lodz, Poland

1999 "Color of Life-Life and Death Performance in collaboration with Sean Katsuyama(cello), Paul Bentham(clarenet) & Muriel Vergnaud(flute)",
Socrates Sculpture Park, L.I.C., New York


Bibliography: Periodicals:

Public Art, Yoon, Jin-sup, “Artworks with sublimity and tragic beauty as a metaphor of life”, January 2017, p.74-81.

Fronterad, Jonathan Goodman, “Sook Jin Jo: Approaching the Mystery of Things”, January 7, 2016, arte.

Sculpture, "Itinerary", December 2015, p.10.

Sculpture, Elena Goukassian, "Commissions", September 2013, p.22-23.

SouthEastern College Art Conference, Margaret Richardson, "Walter Gropius Master Artist Series Presents:Sook Jin JO", Volumne XVI Number 2, 2012, p.229-233.

Sculpture, Jonatahn Goodman, "Reviews: Sook Jin Jo", October 2011, p.71-72.

Kunstbulletin, Simon Baur, "Sook Jin Jo-In der sauberen Schweiz wirken meine Arbeiten expressiver ", November 2010.

Art News, Barbara MacAdam,"Reviews: Sook Jin Jo, OK Harris", April 2010, p.117.

World Sculpture News, Robert C. Morgan, "Reviews: Sook Jin Jo at OK Harris Gallery" , Hong Kong, Volume 16 Number, Winter 2010, p.74.

ArtScene , Diane Calder, "Sook Jin Jo", Los Angeles, 2009, p.14-15.

Art in Culture, Jang Seung-Yeon, "Conversation with Installation Artist Sook Jin Jo & Musician Lee Sang-Eun ", Korea, April 2008, p.186-191.

Space, Yu Jae-Kil, "Meditative Space for Others ", Korea, October 2007, p.146-150.

Wolganmisool, Yongdo Jeong, "Korean Report Overseas: Sook Jin Jo", Korea, November 2007, p.142-147.

Sculpture, Sook Jin Jo, "News", April 2007, p.11.

Art in America, "Floodwall's Originality Challenged", March 2007, p.207.

Asahi Journal, Yumi Kori, "All Things Work Together", Japan, December 2006, P. 153-155.

Sculpture, Virginia Nostrand Lee, "Commissions: Sook Jin Jo", July/August 2006, p.20.

Sculpture, Jonathan Goodman, Reviews: New York," Sook Jin Jo, OK Harris ", October 2005, p.28.

Art in America, Christopher Lyon, "Report from Poland I: Constructing a Biennial", April 2005, p.55-57.

Art in America, Eleanor Heartney, "Sook Jin Jo at OK Harris", April 2005, p.155.

Contemporary, Slawomir Margec, "News-Warsaw", no 68, 2004, p.18-19.

KoreAm, Minju Pak, "Reuse Recycle Renew", November 2003, p.62-63.

Sculpture, Robert C. Morgan, "The Spokes of the Wheel", September 2003, Cover, p.5, p.29-33.

Art in Culture (Seoul, Korea), Yongdo Jeong and Robert C. Morgan, "Sook Jin Jo", September 2002, Cover, p.25, 26, p.92-99.

Wolgan Misool (Seoul, Korea), Mijin Kim, September, 2002, p.54-57.

Nuvo, Julie Pratt McQuiston, "Weaving Meaning", June 12, 2002.

Illinois Alumni, Scott Spilky, "A Brazilian Odyssey: The Art of Sacatar", March/April 2002.

Misulsegae, Jin Han, "Special Feature: Noteworthy Artists of This Year Selected by Correspondents of Misulsegae: Sook Jin Jo and Ricci Albenda",
January 2002, p.46-51.

Sculpture, Jonathan Goodman, “Reviews: Sook Jin Jo, O.K. Harris”, June 2001, p.74-75.

ART News, Mary Schneider Enriquez,“New York Reviews: Sook Jin Jo”, June 2001, p.133.

NY ARTS, Donald Kuspit, “Sook Jin Jo”, February 2001, p.41.

Korean Culture & Arts Journal, Young Sook Park, ” Sook Jin Jo”, July,2000, p.116-117.

Art Asia Pacific
, Dominique Nahas, "In the Eye of Tiger; Exit Art", Issue 18,1998, p.30-31.

Review, Dominique Nahas, "In the Eye of Tiger; Exit Art", June 15, 1997, p.7.

Review, Robert c. Morgan, "In the Eye of Tiger (A Survey of Contemporary Korean Artist); Exit Art", June15, 1997, p.5.

Flash Art, Amy Schrier, "Flash Asia: International Asian Art in Brief", March-April 1996, p.55.

Art in America, Eleanor Heartney, "Report from Korea: The New Players ", July 1993, p.35-41.

Art in America, Amy Fine Collins and Bradley Collins, “Reviews: Sook Jin Jo”, June 1990,P.177-178.

Art Today(Video Magazine), Ivan Karp, No.1, Vol.2, 1990.

Art in Pocket, Ohno Ikuhiko, "News from Seoul", Tokyo, Japan, Spring 1986, p.178-180.


Bibliography: Books, Catalogues:

2016 "Sook Jin Jo: Seeing Beyond the Clouds", Essay: Margaret Richardson, Asian Art Works, Beijing, China.

2016 "station MOVES", Essay: Yongdo Jeong, Martin Hartung, Rabea Rugenstein, MeinBlau, Berlin/ Korea Arts Management Service, Seoul.

2016 "April the Eternal Voyage", Preface: Eunju Choi, Essay: Chaeyoung Lee, Myungwoo Noh, Seonryoung Cho, Hyosil Yang, Wonmo Ryang, Gyeonggi Museum of Modern Art, Korea.

2015 "Sook Jin Jo: Transformations", Essay: Sara M. Picard, Rhode Island College, Providence, Rhode Island.

2014 "SeMA GOLD 2014: Nobody", Preface: Kim Hong-hee, Essay: Yeo Kyung-hwan, Young-Jin Kwon,
Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea.

2014 "Face & Traces", Preface: Juri Steiner, The Swatch Art Peace Hotel, Shanghai, China.

2013 "ART PARKS - A Tour of America's Sculpture Parks and Gardens", Author & Introduction: Francesca Cigola,
Preface: Catherine Seavitt Nordenson, Princeton Architectural Press, p. 29.

2012 "Dislocation", Preface: Kim Sunhee, Essay: Lee Soukyoun, Kang Hyoyeon, Daegu Art Museum.

2011 "Sook Jin Jo: Complete Works 1985-2011", Essay: Jonathan Godman, Donad Kuspit, Todd Siler, Robert C. Morgan, Simon Baur,
Maroniebooks Publishing Company.

2010 "Elegy", Sook Jin Jo: Book of Photography of Cemeteries in Itaparica, Brazil, Essay: Richard Vine,
Noonbit Publishing Company.

2011 "THE MARTIN Z. MARGULIES COLLECTION Painting and Sculpture", Essay: Peter Plagens, Klaus Kertess,
Martin Z. Margulies Foundation Inc., Miami, Florida, p.140.

2009 "For Excellence: The 11 KAFA Awarded Artists", Essay: Howrad Fox, David Pagel, MoA(Museum of Art), Seoul National University.

2009 "Sook Jin Jo: Wishing Bells", Essay: Donald Kuspit, City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs, California.

2007 "Sook Jin Jo; A 20 Year Encounter with Wood; Selected Artworks from New York",
Essay: Donald Kuspit, Arko Art Center/ Korean Culture and Arts Foundation, Seoul, Korea.

2006 "A Sculpture Reader (Contemporary Sculpture Since 1980)", Edited by Glenn Harper/ Twylene Moyer,
Essay: Robert C. Morgan, ISC Press and University of Washington Press, p.218-222.

2006 "Socrates Sculpture Park", Introduction; Alyson Baker and Stuart Match Suna,
Essay by Mark di Suvero, Thomas Hanrahan, Irving Sandler etc., Yale University Press, p.152.

2006 "Sook Jin Jo (New York/Paris)", Essay: Richard Vine, Korean Cultural Service NY and Paris.

2004 "Sook Jin Jo(Collaborative Public Art, Sculpture and Drawings 1994-2004)",
Essay: Donald Kuspit, Robert C. Morgan, Kate Bonansinga, University of Texas, El Pas.

2003 "At the Crossroads (Celebrating the Centennials of Korean Immigration to the US)", Wolhee Choe, New York: Korean Cultural Service.

2002 "Unexpected Selections from the Martin Z. Margulies Collection art from 1985 to the present", Roni Feinstein,
The Art Museum at the Florida International University, Miami, Florida.

2002 "Extraordinary Things: A Study of Contemporary Art through Material Culture", Terry A. Barnhart, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, Indiana.

2002 "Containers", Hyekyung Kim, Maronie Art Center/ Korea Arts and Culture Foundation, Seoul, Korea.

2002 "Korea Art Festival", Sato Ryoseke, Ihatov Cultural Center, Ihatov, Japan.

2001 "Fifteen Asian American Artists", Staller Center for the Arts, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York.

2000 "Foundation of a Century", Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn Harbor, New York.

2000 "Earth's Altars:Ritual and revelation", Stone Quarry hill Art Park,Cazenovia, New York.

1999 "Twenty-Six American Artists", Campo &Campo, Antwerp, Belgium.

1998 "The Ist Seoul Arts Festival for Overseas Koreans, Introduction:Bong Kyu Kim", Seuol, Korea.

1997 "In The Eye of the Tiger", Forward: Ahn Kyung-Hee, Jennete Ingbergman, Papo Colo, Il Min Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea.

1996 "Sook Jin Jo", Essay: Donald Kuspit, O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York.

1993 "New York 25 Hour", Seok Won Jang, Ja Yu Sae Gae, Korea p.13, p.90.

1993 "KAFA Awardee:Sook Jin Jo", Essay: Howard Fox, Korean Cultural Center, Los Angeles, California.

1993 "The Collage Aesthetic: Six Directions", Essay: Gary Jurysta, Keuka College, Keuka Park, New York.

1992 "Ecole de Seoul, Its Retrospect and prospect", Essay;:Kim, Bok-Yung, Kwan Hoon Gallery, Seoul, Korea.

1987 "New Painterly Assets of Korea", Essay: Minemura Toshiaki, Nabis Gallery, Tokyo, Japan.

1986 "Ecole de Seoul", Kwan Hoon Gallery, Seoul, Korea.


Bibliography: Newspapers:

Maeil Newspaper , Kyung-Dal Lee, "Abandoned Wood Transformed into Artwork by an Artist's Hands", September 12, 2014, Art.

L.A. Weekly, Patrick Range McDonald, "Then & Now: L.A. Riots, 20 Years Later", April 26, 2012, Features.

The Herald Dispatch , David Lavender, "A Vision in the Raw",April 5, 2011, Life.

The Korea Times (Korea), Suh Hwa Sook, "Interview- Suh Hwa Sook in conversation with Sook Jin Jo, an Installation Artist in USA", October 3, 2011, Feature 24.

BAZ(Basel) "Explosive Stille", September 28, 2010, Seite 44.

The Korea Daily (New York), Sukie Park, "Tough World, People Whispering...150 Chairs", January 19, 2010.

JoongAng Daily (Korea), Limb Jae-un, "Space for Reflection", July 15, 2009, Feature 7.

Dong-Ah Il Bo (Korea), Koh Mi-Seok, "Wishing Bells in LA", March 10, 2009, culture A23.

The Korea Times (Korea), Park Sun-Young, " New York Artist Sook Jin Jo's Exhibition in Korea", September 10, 2007, Art 30.

The New York Times, Lisa Chamberlain, “An Art Gallery in the Lobby”, March 7, 2007, C6.

The Brooklyn Rail, James Kalm, “Sook Jin Jo -My Brother’s Keeper”, February, 2006

Gazeta Wyborcza Lodz(Poland), Izabella Adaamczewaska, “Oasa dia sztuki”, September 21,2004,p.1.

El Paso Times, “Wishing Worlds”, July 4, 2004, p.3F.

Los Angeles Times, Suzanne Muchnic, “A Step Toward a Larger Goal”, October 14, 2003.

The Washington Post, Mark Jenkins, “Korean American Art, with an Emphasis on American” August 22, 2003.

The Commercial Appeal (Memphis,TN), Jon W. Sparks, “Ribbons of Korean life tie the inner visions unfolding in “Seoul To Soul” May 11, 2003, p. F1.

The Miami Herald, Elisa Turner, "KINGS of QUIRK: The Selection from the Martin Z. Margulies Collection,
on View at FIU, is a Whimsical Tour of the Post-Modern Age", September 22, 2002, p.3

The Korea Times(Korea), Michael Anderson, "Art that can Hardly Contain itself", August 18, 2002, culture.

Ihatov Times, Sakaki Sadoru, "Art Festival of Japan and Korea Join Auspices", March 25, 2002, p.2.

The Korea Daily, Eun Sook Rim, "Art Festival Celebrating World Cup in Korea and Japan", March 10, 2002.

Korea Times of New York , Jin Hye Kim, "Sook Jin Jo", January 9, 2002, p.1.

The Korea Daily, Eun Sook Rim, "Mural Installation at the School in Brazil", November 17, 2001, p. A-10.

The Segye Times, Hana Lee, "Cover Story: Artist Sook Jin Jo's Mural at the School in South America", October 29, 2001, p.1.

Syracuse Herald American, Katherine Rushworth, "Earth's Altar: Stone Quarry Hill offers a chance to pause and reflect", July 9, 2000, p.16-17.

Cazenovia Republican, Margaret Potter, "Focus on artists at Stone Quarry Hill Art Park",June 2000.

Korea Times New York, Eun Jin Cheong, "Artist Studio Visit: Sook Jin Jo", March 8, 2000. P.A12.

Newsday, "Color of life-Sook Jin Jo" photos by Moises Saman, September 28, 1999

Western Queens Gazette, Linda Wilson, "Socrates Sculpture Park- A battle to fit Every Cubic Foot with Artists' Handiwork", August 18, 1999, p.15

Q Guide, Kate Bobby, "Sculpture Park celebrates a new :Sculptures herald a new future for beloved site", May 20, 1999

Chorus, Dan Monick, "Skeletons", Vol. 1, issue 3, 1997, p.36.

New York Times, Holland Cotter, "In the Eye of Tiger"; Exit Art . June 20, 1997, C22

The Central News, Han Jun Kim, "Focus on Sook Jin Jo's Performance Piece", New York, May 19, 1999, p.1, p. A-9

Segye Times, Ok Ki Kim, " Sook Jin Jo's Public Art Work at Socrates Sculpture Park", May 19, 1999, p.1, p.5

Segye Times, Ok Ki Kim, "Four Artists Invited for Space World Gallery Opening", Space World-Segye Times Gallery, L.I.C., New York, June 1, 1998, p.5

Dong Ah News, Tae Hee Kang, "In The Eye of Tiger", Seoul, Korea, Feburary 16, 1999

The Central News, Hyun Jin Lee, "Pollock-Krasner Grants: Sook Jin Jo", New York, April 12, 1996, p.1

The Korea Daily, Chang Kyu Lee, "New Challenger-Report Series: Artist Sook Jin Jo", Seoul, Korea, Jan 6, 1996, p.20

The Korea Daily (New York), Tae Soo Jeong, "Sook Jin Jo Solo Show; An Expressive Living Energy", Sep.17, 1993

The Korea Times (New York), " The Second KAFA Awardee-Sculptor Sook Jin Jo; Abstract Form From Ruined Wood boards" May 10, 1993, p. A9

The Korea Times L.A, Seong Eun Kim, "Sook Jin Jo - The Reward Of KAFA Award", May 6, 1993

The Korea Daily (New York), Min S. Lee, "Will to the Transcendental; A Prominent Korean-Artist Sook Jin Jo", Sep. 24, 1992

Cho Sun Il Bo(New York), "Bo Yoon Gallery Opening Exhibition Sook Jin Jo", May 3, 1991

The Korea Daily (Michigan), Jun S. Choi, "Orientalistic Mysticism; New York Artist Sook Jin Jo at Michigan', April 1, 1991

Metro Times, (Detroit, MI), Manon Meilgaard, "O.K.Harris: The Raw and The Polished", May 17, 1991, p.13-14.

The Korean Journal U.S.A, Dong Sin Hahn, "A Person of the Week: Artist Sook Jin Jo", Jan. 26, 1991, p.1, 14, 15

The Korean Journal U.S.A, Dong Sin Hahn, "Wood Board Painter of New York-Sook Jin Jo", Jan.12, 1991

Segye Times (New York), Ok K. Kim, "The Harmony of Wood Grain", Dec. 14, 1990

The Korea Times (New York), " Wood board Aesthetic, Sook Jin Jo Exhibition at 0.K.Harris Gallery, Dec. 14, 1990


Television/Video/Internet Coverage:

2013 KAP(Korean Artist Project with Korean Art Museums) , Interview with Sook Jin Jo, Seoul, Korea

2010 Sook Jin Jo "Outside In" -One hour & twenty three min. Documentary Film on Sook Jin Jo; Director: Shayne Barker, Huntington Museum of Art, Huntington, West Virginia

01/27/07 Arude , Jonathan Goodman, “10 Questions for Sook Jin Jo”, New York

2007
Webzin Arko, Yongdo Jeong, "Sook Jin Jo; A 20 Year Encounter with Wood", Seoul, Korea

09/20/07
Yonhap News, Sook Jin Jo at Arko, Korea

01/27/07 DAILY SERVING:an international forum for the contemporary visual arts , Jonathan Marshall, “Sook Jin Jo”, USA

06/21/04 5 o’clock News “Sook Jin Jo’s Wishing Worlds”. Interviewed by Felipa Solis, Channel 9 (KTSM), El Paso, Texas

09/16/02 WMBC-TV, Sook Jin Jo at O.K.Harris Gallery, New York/ New Jersey

11/13/01 New York Seoul Career Forum, Robert C. Morgan, " Sook Jin Jo", November 2001

01/04/01 Art Now, Ms.Voice Internet, New York, NY.

06/03/99 Color of Life, (thirty minutes Documentary Film on Sook Jin Jo); Director: Gu-Teag Kang;
WMBC-TV; televised in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut; KBS Documentary Film Festival, Seoul, Korea

11/07/98 First Seoul Arts Festival for Overseas Koreans, KBS Overseas Koreans Foundation, Seoul, Korea

02/22/96 Cultural Salon, WMBC-TV, Sook Jin Jo (Interview: 20 Minutes), New York- NY, NJ

02/16/96 Chun RI Ahn, Ji Sook Kwon, DNT Art News in New York, Seoul, Korea

02/06/96 World Story, SBS Radio Co., Artist Sook Jin Jo (interview 10 Minutes), Seoul, Korea

1990 Art Today Hilton Kramer, Ivan C. Karp, No.1 Vol.2, New York, NY


Workshops, Artist Talks and Art Related Experiences:

April 18, 2017
Studio Visit, Sotheby's Institute of Art, New York, NY

April 2, 2015
Artist Talk, Rhode Island College, Providence, RI

March 11, 2013
Studio Visit, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

August 31, 2012
Artist Talk, Maier Museum of Art, Randolph College, Lynchburg, Virginia

February 24, 2012
Studio Visit, New York Professional Outreach Program, University of Massachusetts, MA

October 5, 2011
AHL Foundation Workshop, Korean Cultural Service, New York

April 15-17, 2011
Workshop, Huntington Museum of Art, West Virginia

April 14, 2011
Artist Talk, Huntington Museum of Art, West Virginia

November 9, 2010
Panelist, "Maturity in Art: Reflecting on Generational Differences", Po Kim & Silvia Wald Foundation, New York

March 2, 2010
Artist Talk, DOCK(aktuelle Kunst aus Basel), Basel, Switzerland

September 25, 2009
Artist Talk, "Promoting Tolerance Through the Arts", The institute of International Education, United States Department of State, Washington D.C.

October, 2008
Workshop, ESOL Students from Jacob Riis Settlement House, Tenement Museum, New York

March, 2008
Studio Visit, AHL Foundation, New York

October 24, 2007
Artist Talk, Art department, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia

September, 2007
Artist Talk, Arko Art Center, Seoul, Korea

September, 2007
Artist Talk, Seong-Sin Women's University, Seoul, Korea

February 20, 2007
Artist Talk,Art & Design Class, New School/ Parsons School of Design, New York

June 1, 2006

Panelist, "Living Cultural Democracy: Arts In Changing Communities", American For The Arts, Milwaukee, WI

September 15, 2005

Artist Talk, Department of Art and Design, Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, New Jersey

April, 2005
Juror, Artist Residency Fellowships, SACATAR Foundation, Pasadena, Los Angeles

March, 2005
Studio Visit, Asian Art Study, New School/ Parsons School of Design, New York

June 3, 2004
Artist Talk, Arts Department, University of Texas, El Paso, Texas

March 4, 2004
Studio Visit, Fine Arts Department of Graduate School, Long Island University, Long Island

December 15, 2002
Artist Talk, Arts Department, Rhode Island College, Rhode Island

September 19, 2001
Artist Talk, João Ublado Riberio School, Itaparica, Bahia, Brazil

April, 2001
Artist Talk, Asian Art Study, New School/ Parsons School of Design, New York

November, 2000
Lecture of Modern and Contemporary Art, Museum of Modern Art, organized by Korean Central daily News, New York.

August, 2000
Artist Talk, Art and Architecture Meeting, Sook Jin Jo studio, New York

April, 1998
Juror, Sculpture for University of Connecticut, Connecticut Commission of the Art, Harford, Connecticut

November, 1997
Juror, Connecticut Artist Fellowships, Connecticut Commission of the Art, Harford, Connecticut

April, 1997
Artist Talk, Asian Program, School of Visual art, New York

June, 1987- May, 1988
Reporter/Writer, Art Post – Fine Arts Magazine, A.P.I., Seoul Korea

1985, 86 Winter Semester
Instructor, Art and Life, Korean Broadcasting Communication University, Incheon, Korea