10th Guangju Biennial full artist list

Over 100 artists from more than 35 countries, including 30 new commissions

Minouk Lim, FireCliff 3 performer with Big Baby, 2012. Photo:Cameron Wittig, Walker Art Center Courtesy the artist

Read our interview with Guangju curator Jessica Morgan here


Paticipating artists


1. Artist Group Dung-ji (Inn Sun Kim)

Born in 1941, Seoul, South Korea,

Lives and works in Yang Pyeong, South Korea


2. Basel Abbas & Ruanne Abou-Rahme.

Formed in 2009. Basel Abbas born 1983 in Nicosia, Cyprus.

Ruanne Abou-Rahme born 1983 in Boston, USA, Live and work in Ramallah, Palestine


3. Hamed Abdalla

Born 1917 (d.1985) Cairo, Egypt

Lived and worked in Paris, France


4.Abbas Akhavan

Born in 1977 in Tehran, Iran

Lives and works in Toronto, Canada


5. Jane Alexander

Born in 1959 in Johannesburg, South Africa

Lives and works in Cape Town, South Africa


6. Allora & Calzadilla

Formed in 1995

Jennifer Allora born in 1974 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Guillermo Calzadilla born in 1971 in Havana, Cuba

Live and work in San Juan, Puerto Rico


7. Jonathas de Andrade

Born in 1982 in Maceio, Brazil

Lives and works in Recife, Brazil


8. Ei Arakawa & Inza Lim

Ei Arakawa Born in 1977 in Fukushima, Japan

Lives and works in New York, USA

Inza Lim Born in 1976 in Gwangju

Lives and works in Seoul & Gwangju, South Korea


9. Charles Atlas

Born in 1958 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA

Lives and works in New York, USA & Paris, France


10. Sehee Sarah Bark

Born in 1985 in Gwangju, South Korea

Lives and works in Gwangju, South Korea


11. Eduardo Basualdo

Born in 1977 in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Lives and works in Buenos Aires, Argentina


12. Cecilia Bengolea & Francois Chaignaud

Formed in 2005

Cecilia Bengolea born in 1979 in Beunos Aires, Argentina

Francois Chaignaud born in 1983 in Rennes, France

Live and work in Paris, France


13. Renate Bertlmann

Born in 1943 in Vienna, Austria

Lives and works in Vienna, Austria


14. Cezary Bodzianowski

Born in 1968 in Szczecin, Poland

Lives and works in Lodz, Poland


15. Andrea Bowers

Born in 1965 in Wilmington, Ohio USA

Lives and works in Los Angeles, USA


16. AA Bronson

Born in 1946 in Vancouver, Canada

Lives and works in Berlin, Germany


17. Cornel Brudascu

Born in 1937 in Tusa, Romania

Lives and works in Cluj-Napoca, Romania


18. Roberto Cabrera

Born in 1939 in Guatemala City Lives and works in Guatemala City


19. Vlassis Caniaris

Born in 1928 (d.2011) in Athens, Greece

Lived and worked in Athens, Greece


20. Banu Cennetoğlu

Born in 1970 in Ankara, Turkey

Lives and works in Istanbul, Turkey


21. Liu Chuang

Born in 1978 in Hubei, China

Lives and works in Beijing, China


22. Woon Hyoung Choi

Born in 1976 in Gwangju, South Korea

Lives and works in Seoul, South Korea


23. Xooang Choi

Born in 1975 in Seoul, South Korea

Lives and works in Seoul, South Korea


24. Heman Chong

Born in 1977 in Muar, Malaysia

Lives and works in Singapore


25. George Condo

Born in 1957 in Concord, USA

Lives and works in New York, USA


26. Jeremy Deller

Born in 1966 in London, UK

Lives and works in London, UK


27. Tang Dixin

Born in 1980 in Shanghai, China

Lives and works in Shanghai, China


28. Heri Dono

Born in 1960 in Jakarta, Indonesia

Lives and works in Yogyakarta, Indonesia


29. Nicole Eisenman

Born in 1965 in Verdun, France

Lives and works in New York, USA


30. Olafur Eliasson

Born in 1967 Copenhagen, Denmark

Lives and works in Berlin, Germany


31. El Ultimo Grito

Roberto Feo Born in 1964 in London, UK

Rosario Hurtado born in 1966 in Madrid, Spain

Live and work in London, UK


32. Brenda Fajardo

Born in 1940 in Manila, Philippines

Lives and works in Manila, Philippines


33. Urs Fischer

Born in 1973 in Zurich, Switzerland

Lives and works in New York, USA; Los Angeles, USA & Berlin, Germany


34. Dan Flavin

Born in 1933 (d.1996) in New York, USA

Lived and worked in New York, USA


35. Apostolos Georgiou

Born in 1952 in Thessaloniki, Greece

Lives and works in Athens & Skopelos, Greece


36. Jianyi Geng

Born in 1962 in Zhengzhou, China

Lives and works in Hangzhou, China


37. Jack Goldstein

Born in 1945 (d.2003) in Montreal, Canada

Lived and worked in New York, USA


38. Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster

Born in 1965 in Strasbourg, France

Lives and works in Paris & Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


39. Sheela Gowda

Born in 1957 in Bangalore, India

Lives and works in Bangalore, India


40. Anthea Hamilton & Nicholas Byrne

Formed in 2012

Anthea Hamilton born in1979 in London, UK

Nicholas Byrne born in 1978 in Oldham, UK

Live and work in London, UK


41. Sharon Hayes

Born in 1970 in Baltimore, USA

Lives and works in New York, USA


42. Celia Hempton

Born in 1981 in Stroud, UK.

Lives and works in London, UK


43. Robert Heinecken

Born in 1931 (d.2006) in Denver, USA

Lived and worked in Los Angeles, California


44. Camille Henrot

Born in 1978 in Paris, France

Lives and works in New York, USA


45. Lubaina Himid

Born in 1954 in Zanzibar, Tanzania

Lives and works in London, UK


46. Carsten Höller

Born in 1961 in Brussels, Belgium

Lives and works in Stockholm, Sweden


47. Young In Hong

Born in 1972 in Seoul, South Korea

Lives and works in London, UK


48. Xiangqian Hu

Born in 1983 in Leizhou, China

Lives and works in Beijing, China


49. Pierre Huyghe

Born in 1962 in Paris, France

Lives and works in New York, USA


50. Jai Hyoung Hwang

Born in 1952, Boseong, South Korea

Lives and works in Taebaek, South Korea


51. Tetsuya Ishida

Born in 1973 (d.2005) in Yaizu, Shizuoka, Japan

Lived and worked in Yaizu, Shizuoka, Japan


52. Geumhyung Jeong

Born in 1980 in Seoul, South Korea

Lives and works in Seoul, South Korea


53. Birgit Jürgenssen

Born in 1949 (d.2003) in Vienna, Austria

Lived and worked in Austria, Vienna


54. Gülsün Karamustafa

Born in 1946 in Ankara, Turkey

Lives and works in Istanbul, Turkey


55. Gavin Kenyon

Born in 1980 in Binghamton, USA

Lives and works in New York, USA


56. Edward Kienholz and Nancy Reddin Kienholz

Formed in 1972

Edward Kienholz born in 1927 (d.1994) in Fairfield, Washington, USA

Nancy Reddin Kienholz born in 1943 in Los Angeles, USA.

Lives and works in Hope, Idaho, USA


57. Yamashita Kikuji

Born in 1919 (d.1986) in Tokushima, Japan

Lived and worked in Tokyo, Japan


58. Bok Man Kim

Born in 1936, Busan, South Korea

Lives and works in Busan, South Korea


59. Sung Hwan Kim

Born in 1975 in Seoul, South Korea

Lives and works in New York, USA


60. Young Soo Kim

Born in 1946 (d. 2011) in Busan, South Korea

Lived and worked in Seoul, South Korea


61. Yves Klein

Born in 1928 (d.1962) in Nice, France

Lived and worked in Paris, France


62. Jeong A Koo

Born in 1967 in Seoul, South Korea

Lives and works in London


63. Lee Bul

Born in 1964 in Yeongju, South Korea

Lives and works in Seoul, South Korea


64. Seulgi Lee

Born in 1972 in Seoul, South Korea

Lives and works in Paris, France


65. Wan Lee

Born in 1979 in Seoul, South Korea

Lives and works in Seoul, South Korea


66. Minouk Lim

Born in 1968 in Daejeon, South Korea

Lives and works in Seoul, South Korea


67. Xiaodong Liu

Born in 1963 in Liaoning, China

Lives and works in Beijing, China


68. Renata Lucas

Born in 1971 in Ribeirao Preto, Brazil

Lives and works in Sao Paulo, Brazil


69. Anna Maria Maiolino

Born in 1942 in Scalea, Italia

Lives and works in Sao Paulo, Brazil


70. Tahmineh Monzavi

Born in 1988 in Tehran, Iran

Lives and works in Tehran, Iran


71. Carlos Motta

Born in 1978 in Bogota, Colombia

Lives and works in New York, USA


72. Mrinalini Mukherjee

Born in 1949 in Bombay, India

Lives and works in New Delhi, India


73. Huma Mulji

Born in 1970 in Karachi, Pakistan

Lives and works in Lahore, Pakistan


74. Hidemi Nishida

Born in 1986 in Kawasaki, Japan

Lives and works in Bergen, Norway


75. Eko Nugroho

Born in 1977 in Yogyakarta, Indonesia

Lives and works in Yogyakarta, Indonesia


76. Okin Collective

Formed in 2009

Shiu Jin born in 1975 in Seoul, Hwayong Kim born in 1979 in Incheon, and Joungmin Yi born in 1971 in Seoul, South Korea

Live and work in Seoul, South Korea


77. Yoshua Okon

Born in 1970 in Mexico City, Mexico

Lives and works in Mexico City, Mexico


78. Roman Ondak

Born in 1966 in Zilina, Slovakia

Lives and works in Bratislava, Slovakia


79. Gabriel Orozco

Born in 1962 in Jalapa, Veracruz, Mexico

Lives and works in New York, USA


80. Ulrike Ottinger

Born 1942 in Konstanz, Germany

Lives and works in Berlin, Germany


81. Cornelia Parker

Born in 1956 in Cheshire, UK

Lives and works in London, UK


82. Anand Patwardhan

Born in 1950 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Lives and works in Mumbai, India


83. Otto Piene

Born in 1928 in Bad Laasphe, Germany

Lives and works in Düsseldorf and Groton, Massachusetts, USA


84. Carol Christian Poell

Born in 1966 in Linz, Austria

Lives and works in Milan, Italy


85. Naufus Ramirez-Figueroa

Born in1978 in Guatemala

Lives and works in Guatemala & Vancouver, Canada


86. James Richards

Born in 1983 in Cardiff, Wales

Lives and works in London, UK & Berlin, Germany


87. Sterling Ruby

Born in 1972 in Bitburg, Germany

Lives and works in Los Angeles, USA


88. Prem Sahib

Born in 1982 in London, UK

Lives and works in London, UK


89. Anwar Shemza

Born in 1928 (d.1985) in Shimla, India

Lived and worked Lahore, Pakistan & London, UK


90. Mircea Suciu

Born in 1978 in Baia Mare, Romania

Lives and works in Cluj, Romania


91. Shooshie Sulaiman

Born in 1973 in Muar, Malaysia

Lives and works in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


92. Neungkyung Sung

Born in 1944 in Yesan, South Korea

Lives and works in Seoul, South Korea


93. Rodel Tapaya

Born in 1980 in Montalban, Philippines

Lives and works in Bulacan, Philippines


94. Güneş Terkol

Born in 1981 in Ankara, Turkey

Lives and works in Istanbul, Turkey


95. Rosemarie Trockel

Born in 1952 in Schwerte, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

Lives and works in Cologne, Germany


96. Piotr Uklański

Born in 1968 in Warsaw, Poland

Lives and works in New York, USA


97. Ken Unsworth

Born in 1931 in Melbourne, Australia

Lives and works in Sydney, Australia


98. Stewart Uoo

Born in 1985 Napa, California, USA

Lives and works in New York, USA


99. Lionel Wendt

Born in 1900 (d.1944) in Colombo, Ceylon, Sri Lanka

Lived and Worked in Colombo, Sri Lanka


100. David Wojnarowicz

Born in 1954 (d.1992) in Red bank, New Jersey, USA

Lived and worked in New York, USA


101. Nil Yalter

Born in 1938 in Cairo, Egypt

Lives and works in Paris, France


102. Sungchul Yang

Born in 1947, Daegu, South Korea

Lives and works in Daegu, South Korea


103. Tomoko Yoneda

Born in 1965 in Akashi-city, Japan

Lives and works in London, UK


104. Suknam Yun

Born in 1939 in Manchuria, China

Lives and works in Suwon, South Korea


105. Akram Zaatari

Born in 1966 in Sidon, Lebanon

Lives and works in Beirut, Lebanon    


The 10 Gwangju Biennale: Burning Down the House, 5 September – 9 November 2014