Jiôn Kiim by Icaro April 07, 2022 0 Portfolios

Jiôn Kiim (Busan, Korea) lives and works in Porto since 2017. She holds a Diploma in Fine Arts from HfBK Dresden and a BFA in Industrial Design from Hongik Univ. in Seoul. Her practice is transdisciplinary and encompasses various media, including drawing as the core, installation, video and performance. The works of Jiôn Kiim appears to inhabit the interstice between language and the ineffable, image and the “irrepresentable” that defines the space of the artistic gesture and its form. In 2017-2018, she collaborated with scopio Editions and developed a photographic research in the projects Terrain Vague; post-Fordist society (ongoing) and Fendas Intemporais. Her work has appeared in venues and publications such as On The Surface: photography conference | MAAT (Lisbon), Ci.CLO Biennial 19, Anuário ‘20 | Galeria Municipal do Porto/ aSede, Galeria Dentro and Palacete Pinto Leite (Porto), Revista Dose #6, Memory Center (Vila do Conde), Salon Sophie Charlotte (Berlin), GnRation (Braga), ZAWP (Bilbao), Art Space O(Seoul), Motorenhalle, Ex14 and Oktogon (Dresden), among others.