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Hein Koh

  • 1976         Born in Jersey City, NJ


    1998         Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH (BA Studio Art, Concentration in Painting, BA Psychology)


    2004        Yale University School of Art, New Haven, CT (MFA Painting/Printmaking)


    Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY


  • Solo and Two-Person Exhibitions

  • 2021

    Not So Healthy, Semiose Gallery, Paris, France

    Hein Koh at WINDOW, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY

  • 2019

    "31 Flavors", Tennis Elbow at The Journal Gallery, New York, NY

    Braving the Cold, Rockefeller Center, in partnership with the Art Production Fund, New York, NY (public art project)

  • 2018

    Splendor in the Grass, Marvin Gardens, Ridgewood, NY

  • 2017

    Joy and Pain, Platform Gallery, Baltimore, MD

  • 2016

    Hein Koh and Fredman Barahona, Beverly's, New York, NY

  • Selected Group Exhibitions

  • 2021

    The Shoo Sho, curated by Julie Curtiss, Anton Kern Gallery, WINDOW, New York, NY

    Universes, curated by Sasha Bogojev, Galerie Droste, Paris, France

    London’s Burning, Ramp Gallery, London, UK

    Future Planets, curated by James Williams, Longwood Center for the Visual Arts, Farmville, VA

    Lighter, curated by Ryan Travis Christian, Western Exhibitions, Chicago, IL

    Fairyland, Mindy Solomon Gallery, Miami, Florida                  

    11, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY

  • 2020

    Good Pictures, curated by Austin Lee, Jeffery Deitch Gallery, New York, NY

    Dallas Art Fair, group booth with Carl Kostyál Gallery, Dallas, Texas (online)

    Felix Art Fair, group booth with Carl Kostyál Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

    American Woman, Allouche Benias Gallery, Athens, Greece

  • 2019

    Horology, Jack Hanley Gallery, New York, NY                 

    The Garden, Shrine and Sargeant’s Daughters, New York, NY

    Home Work, JDJ, Garrison, NY

  • 2018

    Holding Tight, curated by Mark Joshua Epstein, Woskob Family Gallery, Penn State University, University Park, PA

    Psychedelic Pizza Parlour, curated by RJ Supa, Museum of Pizza, The William Vale Hotel, Brooklyn, NY

    Through Her Eye, Mana Contemporary, Chicago, IL

    Morir Soñando, curated by Alex Santana, The Knockdown Center, Maspeth, NY 

    A Rose is a Rose is a Rose, curated by Louis Fratino and Nikki Maloof, Jack Hanley Gallery, New York, NY

    Seed, curated by Yvonne Force Villareal, Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York, NY

    Metaxis Uber Pool, HILDE Gallery in collaboration with TIenda X Gallery, Houston, TX

    #FFFFFFIGURATION, curated by Jonathan Chapline, Nevven Gallery, Gothenburg, Sweden

  • 2017

    Sitting Still, BravinLee Programs, New York, NY

    Press One For Show, curated by Robert Otto Epstein, Lorimoto Gallery, Queens, NY

    Drawer, curated by FlatFile, Deli Gallery, Long Island City, NY

    The Cactus Show, curated by Dan Gratz and Letha Wilson, 1124 County Route 27, Craryville, NY 

    A Step By Step Guide to Using Humor as a Coping Mechanism, curated by Brooke Wise, Public Arts, New York, NY

    One Night Stand, curated by Ryan Michael Ford and Brigitte Mulholland, W Hotel, New York, NY

    All My Life, curated by Jonathan Dedecker, YUI Gallery, New York, NY

    Fantastic Plastic, curated by Jaqueline Cedar, Crush Curatorial, New York, NY

    Dogs, curated by Oliver Clegg and Austin Lee, Raymond Duck, Brooklyn, NY

    BAM Presents:  The Alan Gala, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Peter Jay Sharp Building, Brooklyn, NY

    No Vacancy II, curated by Alt Esc, 929 Broadway, Brooklyn, NY

    The Pursuit of It, curated by Nicole Grammatico and Christina Papanicolaou, SPRING/BREAK Art Show, New York, NY

    The Human Form, curated by Michael Holden and Peter Schenck, Park Place Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

    Successive Excessive, curated by Chris Bors and Fred Fleisher, The Parlour Bushwick, Brooklyn, NY                      

    Nasty Women, organized by Jessamyn Fiore and Roxanne Jackson, The Knockdown Center, Maspeth, NY

  • 2016

    Habitat For Appetite:  Emre Kocagil, Hein Koh, Amanda Martinez, Selena Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

    Impossible Possible, curated by Jay Davis, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Brooklyn Infusion Center Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

    Room With A View, Eddy’s Room, Brooklyn, NY

    VERBLIST, curated by Mark Joshua Epstein, E.Tay Gallery, New York, NY

    LIFEFORCE, curated by Kelsey and Remy Bennett, The Untitled Space, New York, NYOr Bust, Honey Ramka, Brooklyn, NY

    Repeat Pressure Until, curated by Sheilah Wilson, Ortega Y Gasset Projects, Brooklyn, NY; traveled to Angela Melica Gallery, Columbus

    Onion By The Ocean, curated by Essye Klempner and Elisa Soliven, Underdonk, Brooklyn, NY               

    Equinox, curated by Sharona Eliassaf and Emily Weiner, The Willows, Brooklyn, NY

    Bodies, curated by Ilse Murdock, Perimeter Gallery, Belfast, Maine

  • 2015

    12 x 12 x 12, Black Ball Projects, Brooklyn, NY

    Paul Klee, curated by Ashley Garrett and JJ Manford, Underdonk, Brooklyn, NY

    Color Against Color, curated by Eric Hibit, Ortega y Gasset Projects, Brooklyn, NY

    Weaving Time:  An Exhibition from The Archive of Korean Artists in America, Part 3, 2001 – 2013, organized by the AHL Foundation and Korean Cultural Service of NY, Gallery Korea of the Korean Cultural Service NY, New York, NY

    Seducers, curated by Evie Falci, Greenpoint Terminal Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

  • 2014

    The New Bitch, curated by Michele Basora, Gitana Rosa Gallery, New York, NY

    Summer Exhibition 2014, Munch Gallery, New York, NY

    No Laughing Psychedelic Matter, curated by Alexa Mendez, Greenwich House Music School, New York, NY

    Shrink It, Pink It, curated by Diana Buckley and Irena Jurek, Cathouse FUNeral, Brooklyn, NY

  • 2013

    Location, Location, Location:  An Exhibition Trilogy Curated by President Clinton Projects, Location One:  A Residential Apartment in DUMBO, Brooklyn, NY

    What Is In Our Blood and What Comes From Experience?, curated by Jong Il Ma, Gallery Korea of the Korean Cultural Service NY, New York, NY

    Digital Dye Hard, organized by Leeza Meksin, Ortega y Gasset Projects, Ridgewood, NY

    No Kineme Stands Alone, curated by Fran Holstrom and Saira McLaren, 106 Green, Brooklyn, NY

    Hello Nasty, curated by Chris Bors, Cindy Rucker Gallery, New York, NY

  • 2012

    If You Think I’m Sexy, curated by Diana Buckley and Irena Jurek, Chashama 461 Gallery, New York, NY

    First Contact, curated by Jacob Rhodes, Field Projects Gallery, New York, NY

    I Choo Choo Choose You, Wayfarers Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY

  • 2011

    Bronx Calling, The 1st AIM Biennial, curated by Wayne Northcross and Jose Ruiz, The Bronx Museum of the Arts and Wave Hill, Bronx, New York

    :), curated by Fran Holstrom and Carolyn Salas, Casita Maria Center for the Arts and Education, Bronx, NY

  • 2010

    Fragments, curated by Meenakshi Thirukode, Parlour No. 17, Staten Island, NY

    Irrelevant:  Local Emerging Asian Artists Who Don’t Make Work About Being Asian, curated by Joann Kim and Lesley Sheng, Arario Gallery, New York, NY

    Urban Shaman, curated by Julie Kirkpatrick, Fun Times Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

  • 2009

    Lucullan Feast, curated by Andrea Hill, Gallery MC, New York, NY

    Life Goes On, curated by Colleen Asper and Ted Mineo, Parlour No. 5, Brooklyn, NY

  • 2008

    Art Taipei, Taipei, Taiwan

    Grandma, curated by Ann Toebbe, Aftermodern Gallery, San Francisco, CA; traveled to Brooklyn Fire Proof, Brooklyn, NY

  • 2004

    Junto, curated by Brendan Greaves, William Pym, and Jina Valentine, Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

    Laying Doggo, curated by Ann Toebbe, Brooklyn Fire Proof, Brooklyn, NY

    MFA Thesis Exhibition, Yale University School of Art Gallery, New Haven, CT

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