Juliana Kang Robinson is an interdisciplinary artist reflecting on the themes of territoriality and power dynamics, and its physical manifestations in the form of territorial markers such as borders, mounds and shelters.
Born in South Korea, she received her MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Currently, she is the recipient of the 2018-2019 Artbridge Fellowship at Pratt Fine Arts Center. Also this year, Juliana installed her first public art installation in Seattle at the Seattle Center commissioned by Seattle’s Office of Arts & Culture. In 2015, she was selected as one of twelve artists nationwide at the 21st Juried Exhibition at the Korean Cultural Center in Los Angeles and was the invited guest artist for the group exhibition Hungry Ghosts hosted by the Asian American Women Artists Association at the historic Manilatown Center Gallery in San Francisco.
Past honors include the Nippon Steel Presidential Award, the LeRoy Neiman Foundation Fellowship at the Ox-Bow School of Art and The Women's Studio Workshop Artist Residency. Her work can be found in collections nationally and internationally, such as the Joan Flasch Collection at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, The Women's Studio Workshop, the Artists' Books Collection at the Rikhardinkatu Library of Helsinki, Morris Graves Museum of Art, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art and the San Francisco Public Art collection.
Past projects include solo exhibitions at the Diaspora Vibe Gallery in Miami, the Asia Society San Francisco, as well as commissioned art projects with the Euphrat Museum, De Anza College, San Jose State University, the Asian American Women Artists Association, SomArts Gallery in San Francisco, COCA (Center on Contemporary Art) and Seattle's Office of Arts & Culture. Her work can be seen at Suzanne Zahr gallery in Mercer Island and SmallRunArt.com, an online gallery exhibiting Seattle artists.
She has taught at institutions such as the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Harrington College of Design, University of California at Berkeley, California College of Art and De Anza College.
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