Jean Shin


Lost Vista Celadon Remnants Everyday Monuments Sound Wave And we move (Pause)

Julia Halperin, “A Preview of the MTA's Ultra-Contemporary Public Art for New York City's Second Avenue Subway Line”,, February 6, 2012

January 6 - February 4, 2012
Redux: Matt Calderwood, Joe Fig, Malia Jensen, Alois Kronschlaeger,
Simon Lee, Dread Scott, Jean Shin.

Cristin Tierney
546 West 29th Street, New York, NY 10001
On view: Profiles

October 25th - November 26th, 2011, Korean Cultural Center UK, 1-3 Strand, London
November 15 - December 16th, 2011 Korean Cultural Service New York, 460 Park Ave 6th Fl, NYC
NYLon: International Artists Exchange Exhibition
4 Artists: Meekyoung Shin, Je Baak, Buhm Hong and Jean Shin
Catalogue available with essays by Richard Vine, Sook-Kyung Lee and Inhee Iris Moon
On view: Key Promises and Penumbra (video)

September 8 - November 27, 2011
American Chambers: Post 90s American Art, curated by Inhee Iris Moon
39 artists including Jean Shin, Kate Gilmore, Matthew Day Jackson, Bruce Nauman, Matthew Barney, James Turrell, Robert Rauschenberg, Tony Oursler, Yoko Ono...
Gyeongnam Art Museum, Changwon, Korea
On view: Chemical Balance II and Worn Soles

September 1 - October 2, 2011
Epic Units: Yayoi Kusama, Yeesookyoung, Jean Shin & Aiko Miyanaga
Gallery Hyundai, Seoul Korea
On view: Lost Vista

October 23, 2011 - January 15, 2012
Extreme Materials 2, curated by Maria Via, Memorial Art Gallery
University of Rochester
500 University Ave, Rochester, NY 14607
On view: Chemical Balance

April 10 - August 14, 2011
Not the Way You Remembered, Queens Museum of Art
New York City Building
Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens, NY 11368
On view: Altered Trophies

May 17 - June 25, 2011
Handmade Abstraction, Ian Cooper, Arturo Herrera, Kate Shepperd, Jean Shin,
Allyson Strafella and Richard Tuttle, Dieu Donné
315 West 36th St, New York, NY 10018
On view: Flat/Fitted Sheets

March 18, 2011 - June 4, 2011
The Bank & Trust Show, curator Dara Meyers Kingsley, ArtsWestchester
31 Mamaroneck Ave, White Plains, NY 10601
On view: Chance City

October 9, 2010 - January 2, 2011
Jean Shin & Brian Ripel, UNLOCKING, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art
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To view project blog, click here
On View: Lost Vista, Key Chain

Jean Shin: Settings, 2010
Permanent Art Project for PS/IS 276 Battery Park City
New York City's Percent for Art Program Commission
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June 25, 2010 - September 13, 2010
The Collaborative Print: Works from SOLO Impression, National Museum of Women in the Arts
1250 New York Avenue, N.W.
Washington, DC 20005-3970
On view: And We Move (Pause) and Celadon Threads

June 24, 2010 - August 6, 2010
Theatrical Properties, bitforms gallery
529 West 20th Street, 2nd floor
New York, NY 10011
On view: Profiles

June 17, 2010 - July 15, 2010
Summer Selections at API, Art Projects International
429 Greenwich Street, Suite 5B
New York, New York 10013
On view: Altered Trophies

Interview with Jean Shin in DIAAALOGUE, Asia Art Archive, by Enoch Cheng (June 2010)

Interview with Joanna Marsh, curator at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, on ArtBabble

Featured in Sculpture Magazine, “Everyday Monuments: A Conversation with Jean Shin,” by Sarah Tanguy (April 2010)

July 1, 2009 - February 21, 2010
Contemporary Outlook: Seeing Songs, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Avenue of the Arts, 465 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115
Group exhibition curated by William Stover and featuring works by Wassily Kandinsky, Stuart Davis, Gillian Wearing, Candice Breitz and others
On view: And We Move (Pause)

September 15 - November 5, 2009
Jean Shin and Brian Ripel: Transplanted Ornament, Brooklyn Public Library
Central Library, Lobby Gallery
Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn, NY 11238

September 3 - 30, 2009
New York 9 + one, Cais Gallery, Seoul, Korea

July 12 - October 4, 2009
Dress Codes: Clothing as Metaphor, Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay Street- Route 22, Katonah, NY 10536
Group exhibition curated by Barbara Bloemink, featuring works by Sanford Biggers, Louise Bourgeois, Nick Cave, Do-Ho Suh and others
On view: Clothesline

July 9 - August 14, 2009
X: 10th Anniversary Exhibition, Mixed Greens
531 W. 26th Street, New York, NY 10001
Group exhibition featuring the work of 84 artists who've worked with Mixed Greens over the years.
On view: And we move (Pause)

Reviews of "Jean Shin: Common Threads" in The Washington Times (May 3, 2009) and in the Washington Post (May 8, 2009)

May 1 - July 26, 2009
Jean Shin: Common Threads, Smithsonian American Art Museum
Major solo exhibition of artist's work including selection of sculptures, video and installations along with new commission, curator Joanna Marsh
8th and F Streets, NW Washington, D.C. 20004
On view: Everyday Monuments, Chemical Balance III, Chance City, Unraveling, TEXTile, Armed, Untied, Penumbra

Radio Interview with Susan Stamberg on NPR's Morning Edition:
"Jean Shin, Turning Trash Into Artistic Treasure" (May 1, 2009)

Profile in The New York Times, "Because Everyone Deserves a Trophy," by Hilarie M. Sheets
(April 8, 2009)

New York Times Multimedia Feature, "Art in the Everyday" (April 12, 2009)

January 5th - February 15th, 2009
ImMaterial, Black & White Gallery
636 West 28th Street, Ground Floor, New York, NY 10001
On view in group exhibition: Hide

September 23, 2008 - February 15, 2009
Second Lives: Remixing the Ordinary, Museum of Arts and Design
2 Columbus Circle at 59th St., New York, NY 10019
On view in group exhibition: Sound Wave, curators David McFadden and Lowery Simms
Cell phone audio tour, Listen to the artist speak about Sound Wave: call (212) 514-0017, 116#

Jean Shin, Celadon Remnants, 2008
Permanent Art Project for the LIRR, Port Washington Line, Broadway Station
Mosaic on view at public staircase on Northern Blvd at 163rd St. and Station House, Queens, NY
Metropolitan Transportation Authority, Arts for Transit Commission

Jean Shin, Dress Code, 2008
Permanent Art project in the Lobby of George H. Fallon Federal Building
31 Hopkins Plaza, Baltimore, MD
U. S. General Services Administration, Art in Architecture Commission