CURRICULM VITAE

 

Leana Kim

leana.k6875@gmail.com

 

Education

2016

Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honours) Object based Practice, Ceramics, RMIT University, Melbourne.

2012-2015

Bachelor of Fine Arts(Distinction) Object based Practice, Ceramics, RMIT University, Melbourne.

 

Selected Awards and Grants

2015

Twenty 21 Exhibition Prize, Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne.

Honorable Mention World Ceramic Biennale, Icheon, Korea

2014 

Trudie Alfred Bequest Ceramic Scholarship, Australian Ceramics Association

2014 

Walkers Ceramics Award for Excellence Third Year, RMIT School of Art Graduating Honours and Third Year BAFA Exhibition, RMIT, Melbourne. 

2004 

Achieved recognition as a recommended artist, The Korea New Art Festival, Seoul Museum of Art, South Korea. 

Grand Prize, The Korea New Art Festival, Seoul Museum of Art, South Korea. 

 

Exhibitions

2017

Softer Still, RMIT School of Art Alumni Group Exhibition, Neon Parlour, Melbourne.

Chrysalis : Recent graduates from the VCA, Monash, RMIT & LCAD, Yarra Sculpture Gallery, Melbourne.

2016

RMIT School of Art Graduating Honours and Third Year BAFA Exhibition, RMIT, Melbourne.

Immoderation l, Alternating Current Art Space, Windsor, Melbourne. (Solo)

SVOO Substation Centenary Exhibition, Newport Substation, Newport, Melbourne.

Pebble cups, Council of SVOO Fundraiser, Neon Parlour, Melbourne. 

2015

40x40 2015 Art Prize and Exhibition, Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne.

Manningham Victorian Ceramic Award, Manningham Gallery, Melbourne. (Finalist)

Belonging, ANU Shcool of Art Foyer Gallery, Canberra.

Fresh! : Annual showcase of the best work from the graduate shows, Craft Victoria Gallery, Melbourne.

MARCS Laneway Festival, Council of SVOO, Melbourne.

Gyeonggi International Ceramic Biennale 2015 International Competition, Icheon World Ceramic Centre, South Korea.(Finalist)

2014

RMIT School of Art Graduating Honours and Third Year BAFA Exhibition, RMIT, Melbourne.

Three Degrees of Difference, RMIT, Melbourne.

NO WERK, Trocadero Art Space, Melbourne.

29th Gold Coast International Ceramic Art Award, Gold Coast City Gallery, QLD (Finalist)

2013 

The Breakfast Club, Craft Victoria Gallery, Melbourne.

2012 

Resting Points, RMIT University, Melbourne. 

New Collectables Auction, First Site Gallery,  RMIT University,  Melbourne.

2004

The Korea New Art Festival, Seoul Museum of Art, South Korea. (won grand prize)

Cheong-Ju Crafts & Cultural Goods Competition, Cheong-Ju Korean Craft Museum, South Korea.(Finalist)

Gang-won Grand Art Exhibition, Chuncheon Culture and Art Centre, South Korea.(Finalist)

2003 

The Korea New Art Festival, Seoul Museum of Art, South Korea.(Finalist)

 

Selected Publication

The Trudie Alfred Bequest Follow Up 2015: Leana Kim, The Journal of Australian Ceramics, Vol 55 No1 April 2015.pp.59. Australia 

 

Employment/ Volunteer

2015 

Internship, School of Clay and Art, Brunswick, Melbourne.

2014

RMIT University Ceramics Fundraiser Auction, Coordinator, RMIT, Melbourne.

2002 -2004

Assisted Ceramics professors from Hong Ik University in production and distribution of artwork, South Korea.