Pil Joo Jung

Pil Joo Jung

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

Pil Joo Jung is a curator and art critic based in Seoul, South Korea. She has a PhD from the Seoul National University with a major in sociology of art. She is currently the curator of gallery JAC abd coordinator of the Artists' Counselling Center for Artists, run by the Seoul Metropolitan Government. She also organizes the 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  promoting artists’ welfare and artists’ rights in the contemporary art market.