TAEYOON CHOI / ARTALK
Wednesday, May 30, 2012 from 9:00 PM to 11:00 PM (EDT)
New York, NY
Join us for live in studio and telematic ARTALK with artist Taeyoon Choi. Taeyoon is a new media and performance artist. He earned B.F.A at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2004 and M.S at the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology in 2007. His work has been exhibited at Dislocate; Yokohama:Japan, Upgrade!; Skopje: Macedonia, Nam June Paik Art Center; Seoul: South Korea, Spanien 13c; Aarhus:Denmark. He lectured at Parsons School of Design and lead workshops in many places including Ars Electronica; Linz:Austria and Medialab Prado;Madrid:Spain. Choi received Arts Council Korea ‘Young artist award’ in 2007 and residency and fellowship at Eyebeam; New York in 2008 and 2011. Choi collaborates with engineers, actors and activist groups. Choi runs a residency program for cultural producers in Seoul: Temporary Space, and a commercial gallery for conceptual art: New Normal Business, based in New York City.
When & Where
Culturehub SeoulArts/La MaMa
Founded in 2009 by the Seoul Institute of the Arts in Korea and La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club in New York City, CultureHub is an incubator for creativity focused on the intersection of art and technology. We connect artists from diverse disciplines and cultures and provide them with environments in which to collaborate, experiment and explore. We serve local and global communities by providing an open space for creative research, artistic exchange and learning.