WORKS    ARTIST'S BIOGRAPHY

(b. 1950 in Yeosu, Korea. lives and works in Seoul, Korea)
1988 – 1989Research Faculty, Photography & Design Department,
University of Applied Sciences Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Germany

1978 MFA, Hongik University, Seoul, Korea 1974 BFA, Hongik University, Seoul, Korea

Publications

2014 Elements between the sea and the sky of Jeju, P.I.E. Books, Japan
2011 Windscape, Hatje Cantz Verlag, Germany
Baram, Hangilart, Korea
2010 Painting with Light, Culturebooks, Korea
2009 Changdeokgung, Seoul, Culturebooks, Korea
Alhambra, Jardín del Alma – Soul Garden, Patronage of
Alhambra and Generalife, Spain
2008 Sacred Wood, Hatje Cantz Verlag, Germany
2005 The Beauty of Korea, Youlhwadang Publishers, Korea
Bae Bien-U, Hong Design, Korea
1999 Horizon, Hong Design, Korea
1998 Chongmyo Royal Ancestral Shrine of the Chosun Dynasty,
Samsung Foundation of Culture, Korea
1995 Art Vivant-Bae Bien-U’s Works, Sigongsa, Korea
1993 Sonamu, Ahn Graphics and Books, Korea
1985 Marado, Ahn Graphics and Books, Korea
1982 Works - Bae Bien-U, Madang Publishing Company, Korea

Public Collections

Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Korea
National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Japan
Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, USA
Museum of Contemporary Photography Chicago, Chicago, USA
21C Museum, Kentucky, Kentucky, USA
Leeum, Samsung Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
Domaine de Chaumont sur Loire, France
The Sol LeWitt Collection, USA
Elton John Collection, UK
Afinsa Collection, Germany
Isac Andic Ermay, MANGO Collection, Spain
SISLEY Collection, Italy
Calder Foundation, USA

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2014 Counterbalance, Axel Vervoordt Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium
2012 Windscape, Galerie RX, Paris, France
Sailing the seas, GS Yeulmaru, Yeosu, Korea
2011 Bae, Bien-U, Art Sonje Museum, Gyeongju, Korea
Convexconcave, Axel Vervoordt Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium
2010 Where God and Man Collide, The House for Mozart for
Salzburg Festival, Salzburg, Austria
2009 Soul Garden, National Museum of Contemporary Art in
Deoksugung, Seoul, Korea
Soul Garden, Museo de Bellas Artes de Granada in Palacio de
Carlos V. La Alhambra, Granada, Spain
Sacred Wood: Bae Bien-U, Aando Fine Art, Berlin; Galerie Zur
Stockeregg, Zurich, Switzerland
2008 Bae Bien U, Phillips de Pury & Company, London, UK
Timeless Photography, Bozar Center for Fine Arts, Brussels,
Belgium
2006 Bae, Bien-U, 9th Photo España, Thyssen Museum,Madrid,Spain
2005 Bae, Bien-U, Pollar Gallery, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
2003 Tahiti Festival de la Photographie, Tahiti
2002 Bae Bien-U, Art Sonje Center, Seoul, Korea 2001
Bae, Bien-U, ISE Cultural Foundation, New York, USA
1998 Photographies de Kyungju, Galerie Jean-Luc & Takako
Richard, Paris, France
1993 Meeting and Departure, Seoul Art Center, Seoul, Korea
1989 Landscapes, Hochschule Gallery, Bielefeld, Germany
1988 Korean Landscapes, Raiffeisen Bank Gallery,Bamberg,Germany
1985 Marado, Hanmadang Gallery, Seoul, Korea
1982 Seascapes, Kwan Hoon Gallery, Seoul, Korea



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