Kim was born in 1981. She lives and works in Berlin and Seoul.
acquiring B.A. at Korea National University of Arts, Seoul, Kim received Meisterschüler
degree at Universität der Künste Berlin in experimental media.
Since 2005 Kim
has been working between Berlin and Seoul employing primarily digital videos
combined with installations, prints and performances. Kim’s work is conceived as a
method to survive the current political, economical and technological
conditions that accelerate
under rampant capitalistic supremacies. Critical
thinking around our current reality is presented through conceptual and spatial
layers of contradictory elements to form a non-linear narrative.
held solo exhibitions at Insa Art Space, Space O’New Wall
and Project Space
and participated to group exhibitions held at SeMA Biennale Mediacity Seoul, National Museum of
Contemporary Art Seoul, Seoul Museum of Art, Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Asia
Art Archive Hong Kong, Goethe-Institut, New York
and Real DMZ Project Cherwon
Sylbee Kim´s residency in Prague is based on the invitation of curator Christina Gigliotti.