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Ann B. Kim

Assistant Professor of Fine Arts


  • M.F.A., Studio Art, Mills College, 2008
  • B.A., History of Art, UC Berkeley, 2006
  • B.F.A., Practice of Art, UC Berkeley, 2006

Current Interests

The scope of her recent interests and obsessions have been ever so widening, but more specifically include antipodes; constructing meaning in paintings through physical actions as metaphors; layering, shredding, and weaving translucent surfaces; cutouts as drawings; mythological archetypes; and the collapse of the way we understand time and location.

Selected Exhibitions

  • Selected Solo and Two-Person Exhibitions:
    • 2017
      • TBD Salisbury University Art Gallery (upcoming) Salisbury University, Salisbury, MD
    • 2016
      • Myths, Animals, and the Wild Things AHHA Tulsa Arts and Humanities Council of Tulsa, Hardesty Art Center, Tulsa, OK
      • Fractured Spaces, Works by Ann Kim and Rebecca Sargent Dutoit Gallery, Dayton, OH
      • Transformation: Tensions and Clash City Center Gallery Urban Arts Space, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
      • Works by Ann B. Kim and Hana Yilma Muse Gallery @ Hilton Hotel Downtown Columbus, OH
    • 2013
      • Organicity Leeds Art Gallery, Earlham College, Richmond, IN
    • 2012
      • Works by Ann Kim Reid Hospital, Richmond, IN
    • 2010
      • Tensions and Dualities Color of Energy Gallery, Dayton, OH
  • Selected Recent Group Exhibitions:
    • 2016
      • International Collective Exhibition Council of Assisi Art Gallery, Assisi, Italy
      • Winter Members Exhibition Dutoit Gallery, Dayton, OH
      • New Directions '16 (National Juried Exhibition) Barrett Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY
      • IU East Faculty Show Tom Thomas Gallery, Indiana University East, Richmond, IN
      • ViewPoints 2016 (Studio Montclair Inc. 19th International Juried Exhibition) Aljira Center for Contemporary Art, Newark, NJ
      • Drawing Biennial (National Juried Exhibition) Appleton Museum of Art, Ocala, FL
      • 12th Annual National Juried Exhibition Ceres Gallery, New York City, NY
      • 72nd Wabash Valley Exhibition (Alliance of Swope Museum Award of Distinction) Swope Art Museum, Terre Haute, IN
      • Chaos (National Juried Exhibition) Arc Gallery, San Francisco, CA
      • 7th Annual Open Online Open Exhibition (International Juried Exhibition) International Society of Acrylic Painters (online)
      • DRC2 Dayton Racquet Club, Dayton, OH
      • Inaugural Member Group Exhibition Dutoit Gallery, Dayton, OH
      • Muse Gallery Group Exhibition Muse Gallery, Columbus, OH
      • Flight (National Juried Exhibition) Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
      • Solid Connections New Boswell Brewery, Richmond, IN
      • 7th Annual Drawing Discourse: International Contemporary Drawing Exhibition S. Tucker Cooke Gallery, University of North Carolina Asheville, Asheville, NC

    Selected Previous Employment Positions

    • Faculty Teaching Pool. December 2008- present, Santa Rosa Junior College, Santa Rosa, CA
    • Artist-In-Residence. August 2008- September 2008, Art Farm, Marquette, NE
    • Graduate Teaching Assistant. August 2007-May 2008, Mills College, CA

    Selected Awards/Recognitions

    • Swope Museum Alliance Award of Distinction, Swope Art Museum, Terre Haute, IN


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