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2009                MFA Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
2007                BFA Herberger College of Fine Arts, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ



Solo Exhibitions


2013                Within & Without: Pattern Variations, Surel's Place, Garden City,  NY
2012                The Path, Chashama Gallery, New York, NY
                         Pattern And Light, Paducah A.I.R. Gallery,  Paducah, KY
2011                 [      ] is Not a Dirty Word, Place Mak, Seoul, South Korea
2009               MFA Thesis Exhibition, Steuben South Gallery, Brooklyn, NY



Selected Group Exhibitions


2014               "When I paint a still life, I want ti to be anything but still." Kurt Anderson, Say What? Contemporary Art

                         Gallery, Tannerville, NY

2013                MudFest, Pratsville Art Center, Prattsville, NY
                         Global Perspectives on America's Heartland, Yeiser Art Center, Paducah, KY
                         “Do not go where the path may lead; go instead where there is no path and leave a trail” Waldo Emerson,  

                         Say What? Contemporary Art Gallery, Tannerville, NY
                         In to the Clove, Prattsville Art Center, Prattsville, NY
2012                NURTUREart Benefit, Charles Bank, New York, NY
                         Journey of Peace: Art as Meditation, Osilas Gallery,  Bronxville, NY
                         Strange Glue No. 1, Thompson Gallery, Weston, MA
2011                 International Women’s Day, 2nd City Council Art Gallery, Long Beach, CA
2010                Annual Show, Contemporary Artists Center, Troy, NY
                         Sensory Overload, Concoran Gallery of Art/College of Art + Design, Washington, DC
                         42nd Annual National Visual Arts, Visual Arts Society of Texas, Denton, TX
                         Der Zeitgenosse, Eastern Washington University Gallery, Cheney, WA
                         Arts in Harmony 2010, Arts Alliance, Elk River, MN
                         Fine Arts 2010, Mills Pond House Gallery, St. James, NY
                         Art Connections 6, George Segal Gallery, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ
                         The 9th Annual Art Inter/National Art Exhibition, Here and Abroad, Box Heart Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA
2009               Generations VII, A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
                         Awesome Doesn’t Pay the Rent, The Soundry, Vienna, VA
                         Paint!, Climate Gallery, Long Island City, NY
                         20/20 International, Artspace MAGQ, Miami, FL
                         Home is Where the Art Is, Pen and Brush, New York, NY
                         Never Think Small, Climate Gallery, Long Island City, NY
                         MFA Exhibition, Pratt Manhattan Gallery, New York, NY



Award & Residency


2013                Puffin Foundation Grant
                         Santa Fe Art Institute Artist in Residence, Santa Fe, NM
                         Surel's Place Artist in Residence, Garden City, ID
                         Prattsville Art Center Artist in Residence, Prattsville, NY
                         Herbert Hoover Aritst in Residence, West Branch, IA
                         Brush Creek Foundation for the Arts, Saratoga, WY
                         New York Mills Residencey, New York Mills, MN
2012                Virginia Center for Creative Arts, Amherst, VA
                         National Endowment for the Arts Grant/ Paducah Artist in Residence, Paducah, KY
                         National Endowment for the Arts Grant/ Chashama Gallery
2010                Vermont Studio Program/ Partial Fellowship Award, Vermont, VT
                          Contemporary Artists Center Residency/ Merit Grant, Troy, NY
                          Kevin & Lynne Cox Award, 42nd Annual National Visual Arts, VAST, Denton, TX
2009                Selected for Distinction by Jason Andrew, Paint!, Climate Gallery, Long Island City, NY
2007-2003    Provosts Scholarship, Arizona State University
2006                Florence Summer Study Abroad Program Scholarship





                          Starr, Ann, “Ephemera and Endurance: Installation by Vivian Hyelim Kim.” Starr Review. 26 Jan. 2013.



                          Black, Laurel. “Simple materials transform studio.” Paducah Sun 28 Dec. 2012: 2.


                          Northcutt, Casey, “Vivian Hyelim Kim.” iList Paducah. iMeet. 15 Dec. 2012.




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