RYU Biho
('RYU' is the artist’s family name and 'Biho' is his given name)

*1970 Born in Gunsan, South Korea
Lives and Works in Berlin, Seoul

Following his first solo exhibition titled < The Steel Sun > in 2000, he has co-organized < Artistic Acts through Hacking(2001) > - a ‘research group on art, society and media’ with contemporarian artists, organizers and media researchers – and < Parasite-Tactical Media Networks(2004-2006) >, etc. and conducted research and artistic activities. Throughout the period, he released artworks raising aesthetic questions on art and society, including < Flexible Landscape(2008, 2009) >, < Extreme Private Practice(2010) >, < Mutual Escape(2010) > and < Twin Peaks(2011) >. He also participated in such group exhibitions as < Wrap Around the Time(Nam June Paik Art Center) >, < The special project for the 20th anniversary of the Gwangju Biennale: "Sweet Dew - Since 1980”(The 5.18 Democracy Plaza, Gwangju) >, < The Future is Now!(La Friche Belle de Mai, Marseille) > and < Bad Boys, Here and Now(Gyeonggi Museum of Modern Art) >. He was invited to Sungkok Art Museum in 2015 for being recognized as ‘Awardee of 'Sungkok Artist of Tomorrow’ in 2013, organizing his solo exhibition - < In My Sky at Twilight(2015) >.

Awards
2013 Awardee of 'Sungkok Artist of Tomorrow', Sungkok Art Museum(Seoul, South Korea)

Selected Exhibitions
< Solo Exhibitions >
2018 The Kkwaenggwari. The Milky Way. A Letter, Gonggansail(Seoul, South Korea)
2018 An Eternal Memory, Bongsan Cultural Center(Daegu, South Korea)
2018 Letter from the Netherworld, Künstlerhaus Bethanien(Berlin, Germany)
2016 Soul-Mirror, Corner Art Space(Seoul, South Korea)
2015 In My Sky at Twilight, Sungkok Art Museum(Seoul, South Korea)
2013 Belief in Art, Art Space Jungmiso(Seoul, South Korea)
2011 Twin Peaks, SeMA(Seoul Museum of Art) Nanji Gallery(Seoul, South Korea)
2010 Mutual Escape, Space Hamilton(Seoul, South Korea)
2010 Extreme Private Practice, Kunst Doc Gallery(Seoul, South Korea)
2009 Flexible Landscape, Space croft(Seoul, South Korea)
2001 Somnambulance, Ilju Art House(Seoul, South Korea)
2000 The Steel Sun, Boda Gallery(Seoul, South Korea)

< Group Exhibitions >
2018 Diaoyu Fortress International New Media Art Festival,Huatan International Wetland(Chongqing, China)
2018 Facing North Korea_THE OBSERVATORY PROJECT, Asia contemporary art platform NON berlin(Berlin, Germany)
2018 Intimacies and Imagined Fictions: Memory, Body , Atelierhof Kreuzberg(Berlin, Germany)
2018 Non-Sense Music II, Kunstraum Kreuzberg/Bethanien(Berlin, Germany)
2018 Sleepless Namdo: 1948, 27719, 1457, 14028, 2018, Alt Space Loop(Seoul, South Korea)
2018 An Eternal Memory, Gallery damdam(Berlin, Germany)
2017 Beijing Film Academy International New Media Art Triennial Exhibition, Four Dimensional Space Art Museum(Beijing, China)
2017 4.3 misul2017, Jeju Museum of Art(Jeju, South Korea)
2016 a Private Plaza, Wumin Art Center(Cheongju, South Korea)
2016 The Nanjing International Art Festival "HISTORICODE: Scarcity and Supply" , Baijia Lake Museum(Nanjing, China)
2016 Seoul Photo Festival, SeMA Bukseoul Museum of Art(Seoul, South Korea)
2016 The Landscape in Landscapes, The Korean Cultural Centre UK (KCCUK)(London, England)
2016 OLD & NEW, DDP(Dongdaemun Design Plaza)(Seoul, South Korea)
2016 MSG:flavour of politics, Seoul Art Space Geumcheon(Seoul, South Korea)
2016 Imaginary Politics, Seoul Art Space Seogyo(Seoul, South Korea)
2016 Kim Kwang-seok in my heart: wkf tkfwl?(Live well?), DDP(Dongdaemun Design Plaza)(Seoul, South Korea)
2016 Home Cinema, Daegu Art Museum(Daegu, South Korea)
2016 East Asia Moving, Phoenix Cinema and Arts Centre/Fabrica/Institute of Contemporary Arts(Leicester/Brighton/London, England)
2016 Wrap Around the Time, Nam June Paik Art Center(Yongin, South Korea)
2015 Oubli, Corps-sans-mémoire, Palais de Seoul(Seoul, South Korea)
2015 Muhyungeum, Jincheon Bell Museum(Jincheon, South Korea)
2015 Gwangju Media Art Festival 2015, Bitgoeul Citizen Cultural Center(Gwangju, South Korea)
2015 The Future is Now!, Korean Cultural Centers Budapest/La Friche Belle de Mai(Budapest/Marseille, Hungary/France)
2015 New Media Art from Korea, Le Murate. Progetti Arte Contemporanea(Firenze, Italy)
2015 Minima Moralia, Irkutsk Regional Art Museum after the name of V.P. Sukachov(Irkutsk, Russia)
2014 The Future is Now!, MAXXI(National Museum of XXI Century Arts)(Roma, Italy)
2014 Unfinished Narrative, Korean Cultural Centre India(New Delhi, India)
2014 The special project for the 20th anniversary of the Gwangju Biennale: "Sweet Dew - Since 1980", The 5.18 Democracy Plaza(Gwangju, South Korea)
2014 Simultaneous Echoes, Colleccion de Arte Amalia Lacroze de Fortabat(Buenos Aires, Argentina)
2013 VIDEOLOGUE, Arko Art Center(Seoul, South Korea)
2013 The Future is Now!, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art(Gwacheon, South Korea)
2013 The Flexible Station, Culture Station 284(Seoul, South Korea)
2012 dual shadow,  Art Base Ddanggool(Seoul, South Korea)
2012 우리[WOO:RI] : interrelationship between you, myself and us, TINA B. Prague Contemporary Art Festival, BIO OKO Art Cinema(Prague , Czech Republic)
2012 Social Art, Savina Museum of Contemporary Art(Seoul, South Korea)
2011 Korea_Re-imagining the city, Gold Coast City Gallery(Queensland, Australia)
2011 Incheon Women Artists' Biennale, the Museum of Korean Immigration History(Incheon, South Korea)
2011 What is Art Worth?, Now in Daegu 2011 Exhibition Space(Daegu, South Korea)
2011 Make Lucky Fortune, Gahoe-dong 60(Seoul, South Korea)
2011 Up And Comers, Total Museum of Contemporary Art(Seoul, South Korea)
2010 The Second Order, Space Hamilton(Seoul, South Korea)
2010 Lack of Electricity Ⅱ, Space CAN(Seoul, South Korea)
2010 Journey of Paradise, Space Hamilton(Seoul, South Korea)
2010 Est ce que la ligne a assassiné le cercle?, La Générale(Paris, France)
2010 Close Encounter, Jeju Museum of Art(Jeju, South Korea)
2010 Beyond Surface Culture, Space CAN(Seoul, South Korea)
2009 Instant Breakaway, Gallery Hyundai(Seoul, South Korea)
2009 Bad Boys, Here and Now, Gyeonggi Museum of Modern Art(Ansan, South Korea)
2009 Visible Hands, Ilmin Museum of Art(Seoul, South Korea)
2009 Doors Open, Korean Cultural Service NY(New York, USA)
2008 Cake House, Ilmin Museum of Art(Seoul, South Korea)
2008 Cine Forum4: Digital Portfolio-6 Views, MoA(Museum of Art)(Seoul, South Korea)
2008 Korea Episode 1, Alternative Space LOOP(Seoul, South Korea)
2007 Art of Listening Screening: Visual Sound, Insa Art Space of the Arts Council Korea(Seoul, South Korea)
2007 Present/Presence, Alternative Space LOOP(Seoul, South Korea)
2007 See::Be Seen, Kumho Museum Of Art(Seoul, South Korea)
2006 Parasite Services 1.0, Art Space HUE(Seoul, South Korea)
2006 Made in Korea, Le Cube (à Issy-les-Moulineaux, France)
2004 Out The Window, Japan Foundation Forum(Tokyo, Japan)
2004 Tactical Media Stage, Art Space HUE(Seoul, South Korea)
2003 liquid space, Art Center Nabi(Seoul, South Korea)
2002 Re-mediating TV, Ilju Art House(Seoul, South Korea)
2002 Media City Seoul 2002 'CYBER MIND', Seoul Museum of Art(Seoul, South Korea)
2002 Public cell, Fish Gallery(Seoul, South Korea)
2001 DMZ on the WEB, http://www.livedmz.net
2000 Media Art 21, Sejong Gallery(Seoul, South Korea)
1999 Close Friendship, Seoul Art Center(Seoul, South Korea)

Screenings
2010 OFF AND FREE FILM FESTIVAL, Arthouse Momo(Seoul, South Korea)
2010 CWS@Copenhagen Contemporary, Copenhagen Art Institute(Copenhagen, Denmark)
2010 Seoul International New Media Festival, Media theater I-Gong(Seoul, South Korea)
2009 OFF AND FREE FILM FESTIVAL, Korean Film Archive(Seoul, South Korea)
2008 The independent film and video screening, space CELL(Seoul, South Korea)
2003 CITYZOOMS.Bremen.2003(Bremen, Germany)
2003 JIFFMIND2003:Jeonju International Film Festival 2003(Jeonju, South Korea)
2003 Video Culture Lounge IDLTV, Ssamzie Space Cafe SORI(Seoul, South Korea)
2002 Seoul Independent Film Festival 2002, Seoul Art Cinema(Seoul, South Korea)
2001 Independent Film meets a spectator, Art Sonje Center(Seoul, South Korea)
2000 Independent Art Fair Invited Work, On&OFF Theater(Seoul, South Korea)
1999 Independent Art Fair, Seoul Art Center(Seoul, South Korea)

Grants & Fellowships
2018 The Sponsorship of International Exchange Exhibition, Arts Council Korea, South Korea
2018 The Sponsorship of Visual Arts, Seoul Foundation for Art and Council, South Korea
2016 The Sponsorship of Visual Arts, Seoul Foundation for Art and Council, South Korea
2013 The Sponsorship of Visual Arts, Seoul Foundation for Art and Council, South Korea
2012 The Sponsorship of Visual Arts, Seoul Foundation for Art and Council, South Korea
2010 The Sponsorship of Visual Arts, Seoul Foundation for Art and Council, South Korea
2009 The Sponsorship of Visual Arts, Seoul Foundation for Art and Council, South Korea
2008 The Sponsorship of Visual Arts, Art Council Korea, Seoul, South Korea
2001 The Sponsorship of Ilju Art House, Seoul, South Korea
2000 The Sponsorship of Visual Arts, Art Council Korea, Seoul, South Korea

Residency Programmes
2018 BilbaoArte Residency Programme, Bilbao, Spain(Supported by Seoul Museum of Art)
2017/18 The International Studio Programme of Künstlerhaus Bethanien , Berlin, Germany(Supported by Arts Council Korea)
2013 Baikal Nomadic Residence Programme, Irkutsk, Russia(Supported by Arts Council Korea)
2010/11 SeMA Nanji Residency Programme, Seoul(Run by Seoul Museum of Art)
2004/05 MMCA Residency Programme Goyang, Goyang, S. Korea(Run by National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, South Korea)
2001 Ssamzie Art Space Artist Residency Programme, Seoul(Run by Ssamzie Space)

Publications
Federica Bueti, RYU Biho, Letter from the Netherworld, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany, 2018
RYU Biho, ARTxACTxSOCIAL, Daegu Art Factory, Daegu, South Korea, 2016
Sungkok Art Museum, In My Sky at Twillight : RYU Biho, Sungkok Art Museum, Seoul, South Korea, 2015
LEE Taekgwang, The Politics in the Method of Describing History: Ryubiho and His Landscape, Arko Art Center, Arts Council Korea, Seoul, South Korea, 2013
RYU Biho, Twin Peaks, presskitpress, Seoul, South Korea, 2012
RYU Biho, workroom lájka 6: Flixible Landscape, Workroom, Seoul, South Korea, 2010

Public Collections
Government Art Bank:National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, South Korea
Art Bank:National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, South Korea
Seoul Museum of Art, South Korea
Gyeonggi Museum of Modern Art, South Korea
Museum of Contemporary Art Busan, South Korea
Sungkok Art Museum, South Korea

Archives Collections
Arko Art Center, South Korea
Art Center Nabi, South Korea
Korean Film Archive, South Korea
Korean Artist Project, South Korea

Education
2006 M.F.A. in Media art, Graduate School of Communication & Arts, Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea
1997 B.F.A. in Painting, Hongik University, Seoul, South Korea








유비호(*1970년 군산출생)는
2000년 첫 개인전 <강철태양> 이후 동시대 예술가, 기획자, 미디어 연구자들과 함께 ‘예술과 사회 그리고 미디어 연구모임’인 <해킹을 통한 미술행위(2001)>, < Parasite-Tactical Media Networks(2004-2006) > 등을 공동 조직하고 연구활동을 해왔다. 이 시기를 거치면서 예술과 사회에 대한 미적 질문을 던지는 <유연한 풍경(2008, 2009)>, <극사적 실천(2010)>, <공조탈출(2010)>, <트윈픽스(2011)>등을 발표하였다. 그 외 단체전 <4.3미술제(제주도립미술관, 2017)>, <다중시간(백남준아트센터, 2016)>, <광주비엔날레 20주년 특별전(5.18민주광장, 2014)>, <미래는 지금이다(국립현대미술관, 2013)>, <악동들 지금/여기(경기도미술관, 2009)> 등에 참여하였다. 2013년 ‘성곡 내일의 작가상’ 수상기념으로, 2015년 성곡미술관에 초대되어, 개인전<해 질 녘 나의 하늘에는(2015)>을 치렀었고, 최근 '쿤스틀러하우스 베타니엔 아티스트 레지던시(베를린, 2017)'와 '빌바오아르테 아티스트 레지던시(빌바오, 2018)'에 참가하였다.

수상
2013 성곡 내일의 작가상

전시
< 개인전 >
2018 꽹과리 은하수 편지, 공간41(서울)
2018 영원한 기억, 봉산문화회관(대구)
2018 Letter from the Netherworld, 쿤스틀러하우스 베타니엔(베를린, 독일)
2016 마음거울[心鏡], 코너아트스페이스(서울)
2015 해 질 녘 나의 하늘에는, 성곡미술관(서울)
2013 예술에서의 신념, 아트스페이스 정미소(서울)
2011 트윈픽스, SEMA난지갤러리(서울)
2010 공조탈출, 공간 해밀턴(서울)
2010 극사적 실천, 쿤스트독(서울)
2009 유연한 풍경, 스페이스 크로프트(서울)
2001 몽유, 일주아트하우스(서울)
2000 강철태양, 보다갤러리(서울)

< 그룹전 >
2018 Diaoyu Fortress 국제뉴미디어페스티벌, Huatan International Wetland(충칭, 중국)
2018 페이싱 노스코리아_전망대프로젝트, 아시아 컨템포러리 아트플랫폼 논베를린(베를린, 독일)
2018 친밀함들과 상상의 허구들: 몸, 기억, 아틀리어호프 크르즈베르그(베를린, 독일)
2018 넌센스 뮤직 II, 쿤스트라움 크르즈베르그 베타니엔(베를린, 독일)
2018 잠들지 않는 남도: 1948, 27719, 1457, 14028, 2018, 대안공간 루프(서울)
2018 영원한 기억, 갤러리 담담(베를린, 독일)
2017 베이징 필름아카데미 국제뉴미디어아트 트레니얼, 4차원 아트뮤지엄(베이징, 중국)
2017 4.3미술제 ‘회향(回向), 공동체와 예술의 길’, 제주도립미술관(제주)
2016 사적인 광장, 우민아트센터(청주)
2016 남경국제미술전 "HISTORICODE: Scarcity and Supply", 백가호 미술관(남경, 중국)
2016 서울사진축제: 서울 신아리랑_천리의 강물처럼, 서울시립 북서울미술관(서울)
2016 풍경 속의 풍경, 주영한국문화원(런던, 영국)
2016 OLD & NEW : 法古創新 – 현대작가, 간송을 기리다, DDP 디자인박물관(서울)
2016 MSG:맛의 정치학, 금천예술공장(서울)
2016 가상의 정치, 서교예술실험센터(서울)
2016 내 안의 김광석 ㅈㅏㄹ ㅅㅏㄹㅈㅣ?, 동대문디자인플라자 디자인둘레길&둘레길 쉼터(서울)
2016 홈시네마, 대구미술관(대구)
2016 East Asia Moving, 포닉스시네마 앤드 아트센터/파브리카/현대미술학회(레스터/브라이턴/런던, 영국)
2016 다중시간, 백남준아트센터(용인)
2015 망각, 기억-없는 신체, 팔레드 서울(서울)
2015 무현금, 진천 종박물관(진천)
2015 광주 미디어아트 페스티벌2015, 빛고을 시민문화관(광주)
2015 The Future is Now!, 한국문화원/프리쉬 라 벨드 메(부다페스트/마르세르, 헝가리/프랑스)
2015 한국 뉴미디어아트, 르 무라트 현대예술센터(피렌체, 이탈리아)
2015 한줌의 도덕, 이르쿠츠크 국립미술관(이르쿠츠크, 러시아)
2014 끝나지 않은 이야기, 주인도한국문화원(뉴델리, 인도)
2014 광주비엔날레 20주년기념 특별프로젝트 '달콤한 이슬 1980 그 후', 5.18 민주광장(광주)
2014 동시적 울림, 포르타밧 미술관(부에노스아이레스, 아르헨티나)
2013 아르코미술관 미디어프로젝트 'VIDEOLOGUE', 아르코 미술관(서울)
2013 미래는 지금이다, 국립현대미술관(과천)
2013 유연한 역사, 문화역 서울 284(서울)
2012 쌍 그림자, 지하기지 땅굴(서울)
2012 TINA B. 프라하 현대 미술 페스티벌 초청.우리[WOO:RI], 바이오 오코 예술 영화관(프라하, 체코)
2012 소셜아트, 사비나미술관(서울)
2011 한국: 도시 다시 상상하기, 골드코스트 시티갤러리(퀸즐랜드, 호주)
2011 인천여성비엔날레, 한국 이민사박물관(인천)
2011 예술의 이익, Now In Daegu 2011 특설전시장(대구)
2011 길을 길하다, 가회동60(서울)
2011 신진기예, 토탈미술관(서울)
2010 제2의 질서, 공간 해밀톤(서울)
2010 Lack of Electricity Ⅱ, 스페이스 캔(서울)
2010 무릉기행, 공간 해밀톤(서울)
2010 직선은 원을 살해하였는가?, 라 제네랄(파리, 프랑스)
2010 조우, 제주도립미술관(제주)
2010 Beyond Surface Culture, 스페이스 캔(서울)
2009 인스턴트 휴가, 갤러리 현대(서울)
2009 악동들 지금/여기, 경기도미술관(안산)
2009 Visible Hands, 일민미술관(서울)
2009 Doors Open, 뉴욕 한국문화원(뉴욕)
2008 집-기억, 일민미술관(서울)
2008 Cine Forum4: Digital Portfolio-6 Views, 서울대학교 미술관(서울)
2008 코리아에피소드1, 대안공간 루프(서울)
2007 Art of Listening Screening: Visual Sound, 인사미술공간(서울)
2007 Present/Presence, 대안공간 루프(서울)
2007 보다::보여지다, 금호미술관(서울)
2006 메이드 인 코리아, Le Cube(à Issy-les-Moulineaux, France)
2006 Parasite Services 1.0, 아트스페이스 휴(서울)
2004 Tactical Media Stage, 아트스페이스 휴(서울)
2004 OUT THE WINDOW, 재팬파운데이션 포럼(도쿄, 일본)
2003 리퀴드스페이스, 아트센터 나비(서울)
2002 퍼블릭셀, 피쉬갤러리(서울)
2002 미디어시티서울 2002 CYBER MIND, 서울시립미술관(서울)
2002 Re-mediating TV, 일주아트하우스(서울)
2001 DMZ on the WEB(http://www.livedmz.net)
2000 미디어아트21, 세종갤러리(서울)
1999 호형호제, 예술의 전당(서울)

스크리닝
2010 OFF AND FREE FILM FESTIVAL, 아트하우스 모모(서울)
2010 CWS@Kopenhagen Contemporary, Kopenhagen Art Institute(코펜하겐, 덴마크)
2010 The Seoul International New Media Festival, 미디어극장 아이공(서울)
2009 OFF AND FREE FILM FESTIVAL, 한국영상자료원(서울)
2008 The independent film and video screening, 스페이스 셀(서울)
2003 CITYZOOMS.Bremen.2003, 브레멘(독일)
2003 JIFFMIND2003, 전북대문화관(전주)
2003 Video Culture Lounge IDLTV, 쌈지스페이스 카페 소리(서울)
2002 서울독립영화제, 아트선재센터(서울)
2001 독립영화, 관객을 만나다, 아트선재센터(서울)
2000 독립예술제, 온앤오프 시어터(서울)

레지던시
2018 빌바오아르떼 레지던시 프로그램(빌바오, 스페인)_후원:서울시립미술관
2017/18 퀸스틀러하우스 베타니엔 국제스튜디오프로그램(베를린, 독일)_후원:한국문화예술위원회
2013 바이칼 노마딕 레지던스(이르쿠츠크, 러시아)_후원:한국문화예술위원회
2010/11 난지미술창작스튜디오
2004/05 고양미술창작 스튜디오
2001 쌈지스페이스

출판
페데리카 부에티, 류비호(2018), Letter from the Netherworld, 베를린:쿤스틀러하우스 베타니엔
유비호(2016), ARTxACTxSOCIAL, 대구:대구예술발전소
성곡미술관(2015), 해 질 녘 나의 하늘에는, 서울:성곡미술관
이택광(2013), 역사기술방법의 정치성:류비호와 그의 풍경, 서울:한국문화예술위원회, 아르코미술관
유비호(2012), Twin Peaks, 서울:presskitpress
유비호(2010), workroom lájka 6: Flixible Landscape, 서울:워크룸

공공기관 작품소장
국립현대미술관 정부미술은행
국립현대미술관 미술은행
서울시립미술관
경기도미술관
부산현대미술관
성곡미술관

공공기관 아카이브
아르코미술관
아트센터 나비
한국영상자료원
코리안 아티스트 프로젝트_주관:(사)한국사립미술관협회

학력
2006 연세대학교 커뮤니케이션대학원 미디어아트전공 졸업
1997 홍익대학교 미술대학 회화과 졸업