Ok Kim is Seoul-based artist specialized the traditional Korean Ottchil a natural lacquer material and technique found in east Asian countries-with a contemporary twist.
She studied Wood Craft and Furniture design at Pusan National University and Hongik Graduate School in South Korea. During her master course she studied Ottchil from a master craftsman Son,Dae Hyun for 3 years to make her own expression on work.
Her work began with the Merge Series furniture collection and has since expanded to include paintings,sculptures,and installations.
Artbit Gallery, Seoul, November 11 - November 16 - 2020
Gallery Dos, Seoul, December 5 - December 18 - 2018
Messe Basel, Basel, September 20 - September 26 - 2021
Color in Matter
Craft on the Hill, Seoul, August 04 - August 21 - 2021
Art in Living
ADM Gallery, Seoul
Gallery Kabbinet, Seoul
Mint, London, 2019
Rho Fiera, Milan, 2019
Saatchi Gallery, London, 2019
Pun Project x The Artling
The Factory, Hongkong, 2019
Rock Paper Salt Air
Mint, London, 2018
Rho Fiera, Milan, 2018
Modern Art Show
Seoul Arts Center, Seoul, 2017