Hyang Cho: Counterpoint

Thursday, September 1, 2016 to Saturday, October 1, 2016

Opening Reception: Thursday, September 1 at 7pm

Modern Fuel Artist-Run Centre is pleased to present an exhibition of works by Hyang Cho from September 1 to October 1, 2016 in our Main Gallery. The exhibition Counterpoint is drawn from multiple text and music-based sources, where the interplay between language and meaning is explored in sound, installation, book works and works on paper.

Born in Seoul, Korea, Hyang Cho currently lives and works in Guelph, Ontario. Cho holds a Bachelor of Arts (history) from Sogang University, Seoul, Korea (1998), a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the Alberta College of Art + Design (painting), Calgary (2007), and a Master of Fine Arts from the University of Guelph, Ontario (2009). Recent exhibitions include Nothing Much, Georgia Scherman Projects, Toronto, Ontario (2015), In the Making, Illingworth Kerr Gallery, Calgary, Alberta (2014) Procés, Optica un centre d’art contemporain, Montréal, Quebec (2013) and Hyang Cho, K. Nicol and Joseph Beuys: predisposed (...to thinking through the eye of mutual convenience), McMaster Museum of Art, Hamilton, Ontario (2013). Cho is represented by Georgia Scherman Projects. 

The artist would like to thank the Ontario Arts Council for their support.