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Chung Chang-Sup
(Korean, 1927 - 2011)
 
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1927                   
Born in Cheongju, Korea
 
1951                   
Fine Art in Painting, College of Fine Arts, Seoul National University, Korea

1946           
Entered College of Fine Arts, Seoul National University, Korea
Cheongju School of Education, Cheongju, Korea
 

Selected Solo Exhibitions
2016           
Kukje Gallery, Seoul
Galerie Perrotin, Hong Kong

2015                   
Galerie Perrotin, New York
Galerie Perrotin, Paris

2010                   
National Museum of Contemporary Art, Gwacheon

2007                   
PYO Gallery, Beijing / Seoul

2004                   
Johyun Gallery, Busan

2003                   
Gallery Euro, Seoul

2000                   
Johyun Gallery, Busan

1999                   
Park Ryu Sook Gallery, Seoul
Cigong Gallery, Daegu
Tokyo Gallery, Tokyo

1996                   
Gallery Hyundai, Seoul

1995                   
Mark Moore Gallery, Los Angeles
Absolute International Biennale Invitational, Mark Moore Gallery, Los Angeles

1994                   
Tokyo Gallery, Tokyo
Space World, Busan

1993                  
Ho-Am Art Gallery, Seoul

1985                   
Ueda Gallery, Tokyo
Cheong Tap Gallery, Cheongju

1984                   
Art Core Center, Los Angeles
Duson Gallery, Seoul  
 

Selected Group Exhibitions
2016
The Myth of Emptiness, Cheongju Museum of Art, Cheongju
When Process Becomes Form: Dansaekhwa and Korean Abstraction, Villa Empain, Boghossian Foundation, Brussels, Belgium
Dansaekhwa: The Adventure of Korean Monochrome from the 1970s to Today, Domaine de Kerguéhennec, Bignan, France

2015                  
Dansaekhwa, Palazzo Contarini-Polignac, Venice
Avant Garde Asia: Lines of Korean Masters, Sotheby’s Hong Kong Gallery, Hong Kong
The past, the present, the possible, Sharjah Biennial 12, Sharjah

2014                   
The Art of Dansaekhwa, Kukje Gallery, Seoul

2012                   
Korean Abstract Painting_10 Perspectives, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul

2011                   
Tell Me Tell Me: Australian and Korean Art 1976-2011, National Museum of
Contemporary Art, Korea / Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney
Q is Full, The Opening Exhibition of Daegu Art Museum, Daegu

2010                   
2010 In the Midst of the Korean Contemporary Art, Gallery Hyundai, Seoul

2009                   
The Color of Nature, Monochrome Art in Korea, Wellside Gallery, Shanghai

2008                   
Korean Abstract Paintings: 1958-2008, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul
Drawing from Korea: 1870-1970, Soma Museum of Art, Seoul
Joseon Wood Furniture and Korean Contemporary Abstract Art, Shinsegye Gallery, Seoul

2007                   
Abstract Art, Nam Seoul Annex Building of Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul
New Acquisitions, Gyeonggi Museum of Modern Art, Ansan

2006                   
Masters of Korean Contemporary Art, Leehwaik Gallery, Seoul

2005                   
The Seoul Art Exhibition 2005, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul

2004                  
Monochrome Painting of Korea, Past and Present, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul
Permeating, Leehyun Gallery, Daegu

2003                   
White Spectrum-Joseon White Porcelain and Korean Contemporary Art, World Ceramic Exposition, Joseon Royal Klin Museum, Gwangju

2002                   
Understanding Abstract Arts, Sungkok Art Museum, Seoul
Korean Contemporary Art from the mid-1970s to mid-1980s: Age of Philosophy and Aesthetics, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Gwacheon
Aesthetic of 70s Plane Hidden by Monotone, Hanwon Museum of Art, Seoul
Japan-Korea Contemporary Art Exhibition, Gana Insa Art Center, Seoul; Yokohama Takashimaya Department Store Gallery, Yokohama
100 Korean Modern Arts, National Museum of Art, Deoksugung, Seoul
4 Korean Contemporary Artists (Chang-Sup Chung, Se-Ok Suh, Tschang-Yeul Kim, Seo-Bo Park), Gallery Misulsegye, Tokyo

2001                   
Shadow of Comprehension, Sagan Gallery, Seoul

2000                   
An Aspect of Korean Contemporary Art, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Gwacheon
NATURE, Posco Art Museum, Seoul
The Facet of Korean and Japanese Contemporary Art, Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju
Plane as Spirits, Busan Metropolitan Art Museum, Busan
Seoul National University & Korean Art, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
New Millennium, Gallery Hyundai, Seoul

1999                   
Korean Art 50 Years: 1950-1999, Gallery Hyundai, Seoul
Les Peintres du Silence, Musee des Arts Asiatiques, Nice

1999-1983          
Ecole de Seoul, Kwanhoon Gallery, Seoul

1998                   
Les Peintres du Silence, Musee du Chateau des ducs de Wurtemberg, Montbeliard

1996                   
Invitational Exhibition for the 50th Anniversary of Seoul National University,
Seoul University and Korean Art, Seoul National University Museum, Seoul
Black and White, Gallery Seomi, Seoul
Korean Monochrome of 1970s, Gallery Hyundai, Seoul
Spirit of Korean Abstract Painting, Ho-Am Art Gallery, Seoul

1995                   
52 International and National Artists, Gallery Hyundai, Seoul
Korean Nature: Meditaion-Expression, Park Ryu Sook Gallery, Seoul
Art Contemporain Coreen, Couvent des Cordeliers, Paris
'95 Seoul Art Competition, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul
The Korean Modern Painting for Fifty Years, Hanlim Museum, Daejeon
Posco Center Opening Exhibition, Posco Art Museum, Seoul

1994                   
Seoul International Art Festival, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Gwacheon
Korean Contemporary Art: Light and Color in Korean Art, Ho-Am Art Gallery, Seoul

1993                   
12 Contemporary Artists from Korea, Miyagi Museum of Art, Sendai
'93 Seoul Art Competition, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul
Korean Art, Yesterday and Today, Hanlim Gallery, Daejeon
4 Korean Contemporary Artists, Sigong Gallery, Daegu

1992                   
Working with Nature, Traditional Thought in Contemporary Art from Korea, Tate Gallery, Liverpool
Contemporary Art Festival '92, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Gwacheon
Korean Contemporary Art, Sonje Museum of Contemporary Art, Gyeongju; Shimonoseki City Art Museum, Shimonoseki; Niigata City Art Museum, Niigata; Kasama Nichido Museum of Art Foundation, Ibaraki; Mie Prefectural Art Museum, Mie
Line and Expression, Ho-Am Art Museum, Seoul

1991                   
A Grouping for the Identity of Korean Contemporary Art I, III, Hanwon Gallery, Seoul
The 2nd Tokyo Art EXPO, Tokyo
25 Korean Contemporary Artists, Gallery Hyundai, Seoul
5 Contemporary Artists, Hankuk Art Museum, Seoul
91 Seoul Art Competition, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul
Inaugural Exhibition of Korean Contemporary Art, Art Sonje Museum, Gyeongju

1990                   
Contemporary Art Festival '90, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Gwacheon
Korean Art-Today's Situation, Seoul Arts Center, Hangaram Art Museum, Seoul
Korean Contemporary Art, Total Art Museum, Seoul
'90 Seoul Art Competition, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul

1989                   
Contemporary Chinese Art, Sponsored by UNESCO, Palace Museum, Beijing
'89 Seoul Art Competition, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul
Commissioned Work "Theme Hiroshima," Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Hiroshima,

1988                  
The 9th Today's Artists Exhibition, Kwanhoon Gallery, Seoul
4 Korean Painters, Tokyo Gallery, Tokyo
Modern Korean Paintings in the'70s, Walker Hill Art Center, Seoul
Invitational Exhibition of Contemporary Art, Inaugural Exhibition of Chosun Daily Newspaper Museum, Seoul
'88 Seoul Art Competition, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul
Olympiad of Art: International Contemporary Art Festival, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Gwacheon
Modernism in Korean Contemporary Art Scene: 1970-1979, Hyundai Department Store Gallery, Seoul
'88 Contemporary Korean Paintings, The National Museum of History, Taipei

1988-1975         
Seoul Contemporary Art Festival, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul

1987                  
'87 Contemporary Art Exhibit, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul
The 8th Today's Artists Exhibition, Kwanhoon Gallery, Seoul
4 Korean Contemporary Artists, Laboratory Gallery, Sapporo
39 Contemporary Artists, Commemorate for The Late Professor Su-geun Kim, Space Art Museum, Seoul
'87 Seoul Art Competition, by Seoul Metropolitan Government, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Gwacheon
Chang-Sup Chung, Seo-Bo Park Exhibition, Gonggan Art Museum, Seoul

1986                  
Seoul Art '86, Organized by Seoul Metropolitan Government, Seoul City Museum of Art, Seoul
Salon des Artistes Francaises, Grand Palais, Paris
Past & Present: Traditional and Contemporary Korean 'Paper Work’, Muromachi Ogura, Kyoto
Korean Art Today, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Korea, Gwacheon, Korea
The 10th '86 Seoul Contemporary Asian Art Shows, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Gwacheon & Deoksugung, Korean Culture and Arts Foundation Art Center, Seoul
'86 Contemporary Art Invitational, Duson Gallery, Seoul

1985                  
Minimal and Maximal, Hu Gallery, Jeon Gallery, Seoul
70 Years of Korean Western Painting, Ho-Am Art Museum, Seoul
Modern Art from the Past 40 Years, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul
ASPACAE (Asian Pacific Conference on Arts Education) '85, Kuala Lumpur
Paper Works by Contemporary Korean Artists, Sarah Spurgeon Gallery, Central
Washington University, Washington D.C.
The 12th Catholic Art Exhibition, Korean Culture and Arts Foundation Art Center, Seoul
Contemporary Art Festival '85, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul
The 1st Asian International Art Exhibition, National Museum of Contemporary of Art, Seoul

1984                  
The 5th Today's Artists Exhibition, Korean Culture and Arts Foundation Art Center, Seoul
Contemporary Art of the 1960s: the Works of the Biennale de Paris, Duson Gallery, Seoul
Contemporary Korean Art: the Late '70s-A Situation, Korean Culture and Arts Foundation Art Center, Seoul
Paper Work '84, Kwanhoon Gallery, Seoul
Contemporary Korean Art: Currents in the '70s, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei
Contemporary Art Festival '84, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul
60s Korean Contemporary Art: Informal and Its Surroundings, Walkerhill Art Center, Seoul
Exposition de la Peinture Blanche, French Cultural Center, Seoul
Today's Art: Selected from The Collection of Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, Tokyo

1984-1983         
Exchange Exhibition of Print and Drawing Between Seoul and San Francisco, U.S.I.S,  Seoul; World Print Council, San Francisco; Korean Cultural Service, Los Angeles

1983                  
Contemporary Korean Art, Viscontea Hall, Milan
Contemporary Art Festival '83, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul
Korean Contemporary Arts Exhibition of the 70s Exhibition, Tokyo Museum of Art, Tokyo; Tochigi Municipal Museum of Art, Tochigi; Hokkaido Museum of Modern Art, Sapporo; Fukuoka City Museum, Fukuoka
Korea: New Paper Works, Spring Gallery, Taipei
7 Korean Artists, Yil Gallery, Taipei

1983-1982         
The Art of Contemporary Paper: Korea and Japan, Deoksugung Art Museum, Seoul; Kyoto Municipal Museum, Kyotol; Saitama Museum of Modern Art, Uraw; Kumamoto Folk Museum, Kumamoto

1982                  
The 3rd Today's Artists Exhibition, Korean Culture and Arts Foundation Art Center, Seoul
The Phase of Contemporary Korean Art, Myungdong Gallery, Seoul; Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, Tokyo

1981                   
The 2nd Today's Artists Exhibition, Korean Culture and Arts Foundation Art Center, Seoul
Korean Art '81, Deoksugung Art Museum, Seoul
Works on Paper-Drawings Exhibition of Contemporary Korean Artists, Dongsanbang Gallery, Seoul;  Art Core Center, Los Angeles
Drawing '81, Deoksugung Art Museum, Seoul

1981-1972          
Korean National Art Exhibition, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul

1980                  
The 1st International Art Exchange, Sejong Center Art Museum, Seoul
The Grand Exhibition of Contemporary Korean Print Drawing, Deoksugung Art Museum, Seoul
Korean Contemporary Artists, Dongbang Gallery, Busan
37 Contemporary Artists, Kwanhoon Gallery, Seoul

1979                  
Korean Contemporary Arts: Part II-Informal, Korean Culture and Arts Foundation Art Center, Seoul

1978             
The 4th Ecole de Seoul, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul  
The 1st Joongang Fine Arts, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul
Korea: The Trend for the Past 20 Years in Contemporary Art, DeoksugungArt Museum, Seoul

1977                   
Contemporary Korean Western Painting, Deoksugung Art Museum, Seoul
Korean Contemporary Art, Central Art Museum, Tokyo
The 4th Seoul 1970, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seou
Korean Contemporary Paintings, National Museum of History, Taipei
Works on Paper, Jean Art Gallery, Kyunji Gallery, Seoul & Tokyo Gallery, Tokyo

1976                  
The 3rd Grand Prize Exhibition of Korean Art, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul
Western Painting of 100 Artists Exhibition, Moonhwa Gallery, Seoul
The 3rd Seoul 1970, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul

1974                  
Seoul '70 Founding Member's Exhibition, Shinsegye Department Store Gallery, Seoul
The 4th India Triennale, New Delhi
The 10th Contemporary Asian Art Exhibition, Tokyo

1973                  
Korean Contemporary Art 1957-1972: Abstraction-Situation, Myungdong Gallery, Seoul
Exhibition of 100 Modern Korean Painters, Deoksugung Art Museum, Seoul, Korea
Korean Contemporary Art '73, Downtown Gallery, Hawaii

1972                   
Korean Contemporary Art, Gallery Harugu, Tokyo
The Exhibition of 60 Years of Modern Korean Painting, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul

1972-1969      
Korean Contemporary Paintings Exhibition, Traveling India, Nepal and Afghanistan

1970          
The 19th Korean National Art Exhibition, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul
The 1st Grand Prize Exhibition of Korea Art, Gyeongbokgung Art Museum, Seoul
Space Gallery Invitational, Space Gallery, Seoul
Professors' Art Exhibition by College of Fine Arts, Seoul National University, College of Fine Arts, Seoul National University, Seoul

1969          
The 18th Korean National Art Exhibition, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul
The 1st Cannes International Paintings Festival, Cannes
The 1st Pistoia International Paintings Biennale, Pistoia
Invitational Exhibition of 10 Korean Contemporary Painters, Shinsegye Department Store Gallery, Seoul

1968           
Korean Contemporary Paintings, Tokyo National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo

1967                  
ISPAA (International Society of Plastic and Audio-Visual Art) Exhibition, Traveling Seoul, Osaka, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Malaysia

1966                  
The 10th Contemporary Art Exhibit, Gyeongbokgung Art Museum, Seoul
The 5th Cultural Freedom Invitational, Yechong Gallery, Seoul
The 2nd Korean Contemporary Painting Exhibition by 10 Artists, Organized by Joongang Daily Newspaper, Seoul
Korean Contemporary Artists Exhibition, Kuala Lumpur

1965             
The 9th Contemporary Art Exhibit, Gyeongbokgung Art Museum, Seoul
The 8th Biennial de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo
The 1st Korean Nation Art Exhibition, Busan
Contemporary Art Exhibition of Far East 6 Countries, Macy's Department Store Gallery, New York
The 2nd Cultural Freedom Invitational, Korea Information Center Gallery, Seoul    

1964                   
The 2nd Actual, Gyengbokgung Art Museum, Seoul

1963             
The 7th Contemporary Art Exhibit, Gyengbokgung Art Museum, Seoul
The 2nd Cultural Freedom Invitational, Korean Information Center Gallery, Seoul

1962             
The 6th Contemporary Art Exhibit, Gyengbokgung Art Museum, Seoul
The 1st Saigon International Biennale, Saigon
Exhibition of International Freedom, Gyengbokgung Art Museum, Seoul
33 Korean Contemporary Artists, Ministry of the Cultural Information, Seoul
Korean Contemporary Artists, Manila

1961                  
The 10th Korean National Art Exhibition, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul
The 2nd Paris Youth Biennale, Paris
Exhibition of International Freedom, Tokyo National Stadium Gallery, Tokyo

1960            
The 4th Contemporary Art Exhibit, Gyengbokgung Art Museum, Seoul

1959            
The 3rd Contemporary Art Exhibit, Gyengbokgung Art Museum, Seoul

1958            
The 2nd Contemporary Art Exhibit, Deoksugung Art Museum, Seoul

1957         
The 1st Contemporary Art Exhibit, Organized by Chosun Daily Newspaper,
Deoksugung Art Museum, Seoul
Invited Exhibition of Cultural Freedom, Asia Foundation, Seoul
Korean Contemporary Artists, World House Gallery, New York

1956         
The 5th Korean National Art Exhibition, National Art Museum, Seoul

1955         
The 4th Korean National Art Exhibition, National Art Museum, Seoul

1954         
The 3rd Korean National Art Exhibition, National Art Museum, Seoul
Holy Artist Association Exhibition, Midopa Gallery, Seoul

1953         
The 2nd Korean National Art Exhibition, National Art Museum, Seoul

1950          
Graduate Exhibition by College of Fine Arts, Seoul National University, Seoul
 

Awards
1993  
The Order of Korean National Art Merit, Seoul

1987 
Grand Prize, The 13th Joong Ang Cultural Grand Prize, Seoul

1980 
Invited Artist Award, The 29th Korean National Art Exhibition, Seoul

1962  
Bronze Prize and Esso Prize, The 1st Saigon International Biennale, Saigon

1955 
Special Prize, The 4th Korean National Art Exhibition, Seoul

1953 
Special Prize, The 2nd Korean National Art Exhibition, Seoul

1950 
President Prize, Graduate Exhibition by College of Fine Arts, Seoul National University
 

Public Collection
National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Korea
Seoul Museum of Art
Busan Museum of Art
Daejeon Museum of Art
Leeum, Samsung Museum of Art
Art Center Nabi, Seoul
Art Sonje Museum, Gyeongju
Hanlim Museum of Art, Daejeon
Youngeun Museum of Contemporary Art, Gwangju-si
Museum of Art, Seoul National University
Korea University Museum, Seoul
Ewha Womans University Museum, Seoul
63 Museum, Seoul
Royal Nepal Museum, Nepal
Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, Tokyo
Mie Prefectural Art Museum, Mie
Shimonoseki City Art Museum, Shimonoseki
Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Hiroshima
M+ Museum for Visual Culture, Hong Kong
Abu Dhabi Guggenheim, Abu Dhabi
   
 
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