Deodorant Type: Sculptures by Gwon Osang

Created by artist Gwong Osang, a figure lies on the floor

Gwon Osang
Born 1974 in Seoul Korea
Lives and works in Seoul Korea

Education
B.F.A. Hong-Ik University, College of Art, Sculpture Department, Seoul, Korea
M.F.A. Graduate studies in Sculpture, Hong-Ik University, Seoul, Korea


Selected solo exhibitions (* indicates catalogue published)
2008  *Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester, UK
2007  *ARARIO BEIJING, Beijing, China
2006   Gwon, Osang, Union II (Opening show), London, UK
           *The Sculpture, ARARIO Gallery, Cheonan, Korea
2005   Deodorant Type & The Flat, Andrew Shire Gallery & 4-F Gallery, L.A, U.S.A
2001   *Deodorant Type, Insa Art space, The Korea Culture& Arts foundation, Seoul, Korea


Selected group exhibitions (* indicates catalogue published)
2008  Youth Portraits, Avanthay Contemporary, Zurich, Switzerland
           *Peppermint Candy: Contemporary Art of Korea, The National Museum of Fine Arts, Buenos Aires, Argentina 
            *Asia Triennial Manchester 08, Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester, UK
            Global EurAsia Special Exhibition, ART COLOGNE, Cologne, Germany  2007   *Contemporary Korean Art : Wonderland, National Art of Museum China, Beijing, China
            *Peppermint Candy: Contemporary Art of Korea, MAC (Museo de Arte Contemporaneo), Santiago, Chile 
            *Urban Reviews Seoul: Space, People, Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen(ifa), Stuttgart & Berlin, Germany
2006    Give Me Shelter, Union Gallery, London, UK
2005   *Beautiful Cynicism, Arario Beijing, Beijing, China
            *Seoul; Until Now, Charlottenborg Udstillingbygning, Copenhagen, Denmark
             Post IMF, ArtArk Gallery, Shanghai, China
2004   *Young Artists from Korea, China and Japan, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea
            *Officina Asia, Galleria d'arte moderna, Bologna, Italy
            *UNUSUAL COMBINATION, Plus Gallery, Nagoya, Japan
            *Real Reality, Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Korea
            *Out the Window, The Japan Foundation Asia Center, Tokyo, Japan
2003   Unique, Gallery VU, Paris, France 
           *Facing Korea-ID, FOAM( Fotografiemuseum Amsterdam), Netherland 
           *Mobile, Alternative Space Care Of, Milano, Italy
2002  *ORIENT-EXTREME, Le Lieu Unique, Nantes, France
           *Area of Photograph, Museum of Art Saitama, Saitama, Japan 
           *Area of Photograph, Sendai mediatheque, Sendai, Japan 
           *Mirror of daily, Pusan Metropolitan Museum of art, Busan, Korea
2001 *Silence of the city, Gwangju ART Museum, Gwangju, Korea
Alchemy, Sungkok Museum, Seoul, Korea
           *Family, Seoul Metropolitan Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
2000  *Disturbance Exhibition, Boda Gallery, Seoul, Korea (Selected two person’s exhibition) 
           *Join & Expression, Youngeun Museum, Kwangju, Korea
           * Expression of the Times- eye& hand, Seoul Arts Center, Korea
           *Error Interchange, Soungkok Museum, Seoul, Korea
           *Ji-Rok-Wi-Ma, Seonam Museum, Seoul, Korea
1999 *Hoboo-Hohyung, Art Sonje Center, Seoul, Korea                                               *Transition of the Century, Sungkok Museum, Seoul, Korea.                                   Vacuum-packed Exhibition, Alternative Space in the Loop, Seoul, Korea