Pil Joo Jung

Pil Joo Jung

Suomenlinna studios
Visual Arts / Curator | Korea South
Residencies: 01.10.2018 — 30.10.2018

After finishing the doctoral course at Seoul National University majoring in the sociology of art, Pil Joo Jung is currently working as curator and art critic. Based in Seoul, South Korea, she is now curator of gallery JAC, and also coordinator of Artists' Counselling Center for Artists, run by Seoul Metropolitan Government. She is also organizing ‘Curator Salon’, a platform for artists and curators. Her recent interests include artists welfare, digitization of cultural contents, artists’ hidden work and artists’ identity. As a sociologist of art, she is involved in activities on promoting artists’ welfare and artists’ right in the contemporary art market.