Chun Hui Pak | biography

born 19XX in City, State  |  lives in Austin, TX  |  chunhuipak.com

education

1986 Yale School of Art, Yale University, Master of Fine Arts Degree in Painting and Printmaking, New Haven, Connecticut.
1984 The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Painting and Drawing, Chicago, Illinois.
1982 Indiana University (Northwest Campus), Fine Arts Curriculum, Gary, Indiana.

solo exhibitions

2013 “Canopy Open Studios”, Canopy, Austin, Texas.
2012 “Open Studio”, Studio 107, Flatbed Press, Austin, Texas.
2011 “East Austin Studio Tour”, Studio 107, Flatbed Press, Austin, Texas.
2010 “Open Studios”, Wolf Kahn Studios, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont.
College, Killeen, Texas.
2010 “Chun Hui Pak: New Works”, Oveta Culp Hobby Library Gallery, Central Texas

2010 “Moments & Movements III”, Killeen Civic and Convention Center, Killeen, Texas.
2009 “An Artist’s Chronicles: Alice Hirt Memorial Exhibition”, Campus Gallery, Young Harris College, Young Harris, Georgia.
2009 “East Austin Studio Open House”, Austin, Texas.
2009 “Art After Dark”, Frames & Things, Copperas Cove, Texas.
2008 “Moments and Movements III”, Saulsbury Gallery, Cultural Activities Center, Temple, Texas.
2008 “New Paintings”, Meadows Gallery, Killeen, Texas.
2007 “Moments and Movements II”, Sherry Washington Gallery, Detroit, Michigan.
2005 “Moments and Movements”, Sherry Washington Gallery, Detroit, Michigan.
2003 “Les Seasons II”, Sherry Washington Gallery, Detroit, Michigan.
2001 “Elements”, The City Gallery, Dearborn, Michigan.
2000 “Portraits of Elders”, Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs (MCACA) Gallery and State Offices Exhibit Project, Lansing, Michigan.
1999 “Les Seasons”, Sherry Washington Gallery, Detroit, Michigan.
1999 "Seasons: Creative Artist’s Grant Project Exhibition", ArtServe Michigan, Southfield Cultural Center, Southfield, Michigan.
1998 "Elements", Korean Journal Gallery, Korean Journal, Southfield, Michigan.
1998 "Textures and Surfaces", Biddle Gallery, Wyandotte, Michigan.
1997 “New Paintings”, Artemisia Gallery, Chicago, Illinois.
1978 “A Regional Artist”, Gallery Northwest, Indiana University (N. W), Gary, Indiana.

group exhibitions

“Abstraction: Take Three”, Davis Gallery, Austin, Texas.

“Holiday Exhibition”, Davis Gallery. Austin, Texas. “The People’s Gallery Exhibition 2012”, EGRSO/Cultural Arts Division, Austin, Texas. “Out of La Romita”, La Romita School of Art, Terni, Italy. “International
Contemporary Artists”, Volume III, ICA Publishing. “Austin Art Boards”
AustinArtboards.org, Austin, Texas. “Five x Seven 2012”, Arthouse at the Jones Center, Austin, Texas.
“Immersive Printmaking”, La Romita School of Art, Terni, Italy.
“Celebrates Texas Art 2011”, Williams Tower Gallery, Houston, Texas. “2011 Texas Artists Coalition Juried Membership Exhibit”, Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort Worth, Texas. “Five x Seven 2011”, Arthouse at the Jones Center, Austin, Texas. “East Austin Studio Tour 2011”, Austin, Texas.
“Assistance League of Houston Celebrates Texas Art 2011”, Williams Tower Gallery, Houston, Texas.
2010 “A Whole New Mind 2010 - BRAINSTORM”, Governor’s State University”, University Park, Illinois. “10 x 10 August Lights Festival”, Sunset Center, Amarillo, Texas. “East Austin Studio Tour 2010”, Austin, Texas.
“Austin Visual Arts Association Member Exhibition”, Austin, Texas.
“Five X Seven 2010 On The Road: Dallas”, Dunn and Brown Contemporary Gallery, Dallas, Texas.
“Five X Seven 2010”, Arthouse at the Jones Center, Austin, Texas.
“The Creator: Self-Portraits”, Sherry Washington Gallery, Detroit, Michigan.
2009 “Winter Triumph”, Sherry Washington Gallery, Detroit, Michigan.
“Five X Seven 2009 On the Road: Dallas”, Dunn and Brown Contemporary, Dallas, Texas. “East Austin Studio Tour 2009”, Austin, Texas.
“Five X Seven”, Arthouse at the Jones Center, Austin, Texas.
“Mustra Di Pittura”, International School of Art, Montecastello di Vibio, Italy.
“Art with Heart”, Meadows Gallery, Killeen, Texas.
2007 “Spectrum: The Chakra Element”, Micro Museum, Brooklyn, New York.
“Works on Paper”, Mills Pond House Gallery, Smithtown Township Arts Council, St. James, New York. Juror: Colta Ives at Drawing Department, Museum of Modern Art, New York.
2006 “Texas National 2006 Exhibition”, Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, Texas. Juror: Paul Brach.
“Baylor Studio Faculty Art Exhibition, Baylor University, Waco, Texas.
“Barclay and Protégé Exhibits”, Saulsbury Gallery, Temple Cultural Activities Center, Temple, Texas. “10th Annual Creations @ Baylor Exhibit”, Moody Memorial Library, Baylor University, Waco, Texas.
2005 "A Multi-Media Winter Exhibition, The Art Faculty of McLennan Community College, Baylor University, University of Mary Hardin Baylor, Temple College, and Central Texas College", Art Center Waco, Waco, Texas.
"40th Spring Art Competition Exhibition", Killeen Civic Art Guild, Killeen, Texas.
2004 "Cobo Center New Acquisition Exhibition", Cobo Center, Detroit, Michigan.
"New Interpretations", Focus: HOPE, Community Arts Department, Detroit, Michigan.
2004 "Creator: Self-Portraits of the Artists", Sherry Washington Gallery, Detroit, Michigan. "Winter Solstice", Sherry Washington Gallery, Detroit, Michigan.

2003 "Genesis", Western Campus Gallery, Wayne County Community College,
Detroit, Michigan. "Artworks for Life", Midwest AIDS Prevention Project, Henry Ford House, Grosse Point, Michigan. "Urban Trilogy", Wayne County Community College District, Brown and Juanita C. Ford Gallery, Downtown Campus, Detroit, Michigan. "Pavilion Art Exhibition", Heritage Park, Taylor,
Michigan "Summer Solstice", Sherry Washington Gallery, Detroit, Michigan.
2002 "Pioneer Building Open House", Detroit, Michigan."Artworks for Life", Midwest AIDS Prevention Project, Henry Fort House, Grosse Point, Michigan.
“Pioneer Building Open House”, Detroit, Michigan.
“Gallery Artists' Group Exhibition”, Sherry Washington Gallery, Detroit, Michigan.
2001 “Twenty Four Eyes”, Sybaris Gallery, Royal Oak, Michigan.
"Artworks for Life", Midwest AIDS Prevention Project, Henry Ford House, Grosse Point, Michigan.
“Three Michigan Artists”, Sherry Washington Gallery, Detroit, Michigan.
2000 “Hot Bed”, Sybaris Gallery, Royal Oak, Michigan.
“Four Michigan Artists”, City Gallery, Dearborn, Michigan.
“Art Detroit 2000”, Pangborn Design Gallery, Detroit, Michigan.
1999 “Riksha - Asian American Words & Images”, ARC Gallery, Chicago, Illinois.
"Autumn Hymn: A Celebration of Autumn Equinox", Gallery E.G.G., Chicago, Illinois. 1999
“Michigan Fine Arts Competition”, Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center,
Birmingham, Michigan. Juror: Nancy Mitchnik.
“Gallery Artists’ Group Show”, Sherry Washington Gallery, Detroit, Michigan.
1998 “Color of Love", Sherry Washington Gallery, Detroit, Michigan.
"A Painters’ Soul”, Michigan and New York Artists, Sherry Washington Gallery, Detroit, Michigan.
1997 “Membership Has Its Privileges”, Focus Gallery, Detroit, Michigan
"Detroit Symphony Design Show", Detroit, Michigan.
“Women Artists”, Historic Trinity Lutheran Church, Detroit, Michigan.
1996 "Korean-American Artists", Invitational Group Exhibition, Korean Cultural Center, Toronto, Ontario (Canada).
"Out of Solitude", Michigan Gallery, Detroit, Michigan.
1995 "Clocks: Focus Fund Raising Exhibition", Focus Gallery, Detroit, Michigan.
Chew on This", Focus Gallery, Detroit, Michigan.
1994 "Faculty Show", MacKenzie Fine Arts Center, Henry Ford Community College, Dearborn, Michigan.
"Chain Letters: An Exhibition of Collaborative Works", Paint Creek Center for the Arts, Rochester, Michigan.
1993 "U of M Faculty Show", Jean Paul Slusser Gallery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan. Humanities and the Arts: An Exhibit of Faculty Art", Institute of the Humanities, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan. "Three Artists", Willis Gallery, Detroit, Michigan.
1992 "National Juried Art Exhibition", Gallery One, New York, New York.
"Images from Henry Ford", Henry Ford Community College Faculty Exhibit, The City Gallery, Dearborn, Michigan.
1991 "Spiritual Visions: A Liturgical Exhibition", Northern Indiana Art Association, Munster, Indiana.
1990 "The Chicago Show", Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, Illinois.
1988 “Is There STILL-Life Outside of Rockford?”, Gallery Ten, Rockford, Illinois.
1987 “Alice and Arthur Baer Art Competition”, Beverly Art Center, Chicago,

1986 "Thesis Exhibition", Art and Architecture Gallery, Yale School of Art, New Haven, Connecticut.

teaching experience

Instructor, “Painting I and Drawing I”, Central Texas College, Killeen, Texas.

2005-6 Lecturer, "Drawing I" and "Drawing II", Baylor University, Waco, Texas.
2003-4 Lecturer, "Advanced Drawing", "Basic Drawing", "Design Basics" and “Basic Oil Painting”, Oakland Community College, Waterford and Auburn Hills, Michigan.
1998 Instructor, “2-D Foundation Drawing”, Washtenaw Community College, Ann Arbor, Michigan.
1996-7 Lecturer, “Basic Oil Painting”, "Advanced Drawing", "Basic Drawing", "Life Drawing" University Of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan.
1994-5 Instructor, “Portrait Painting”, Brighton Community Education, Brighton, Michigan.
Instructor, “Watercolor Painting”, Huron Valley Community Education, Highland, Michigan.
1992-4 Instructor, “Drawing“, Henry Ford Community College, Dearborn, Michigan.
1988-1990 Visiting Artist, “2-D Foundation Drawing”, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Illinois.
1987 Instructor, “2-D Foundation Drawing”, Indiana University Northwest, Gary, Indiana.
1986 Teaching Assistantship to Natalie Charcow, Yale School of Art and Architecture, Yale University, New haven, Connecticut.

awards and scholarships

2011 “Museum Membership Award”, Texas Artists Coalition Juried Art Exhibition Fort Worth, Texas.
2010 “Artist’s Grant & Work Exchange Award” for 2010, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont.
2007 “Curator’s Choice Award”, Spectrum: The Chakra Element, Micro Museum, Brooklyn, New York.
2005 "Third Place", 40th Annual Spring Art Competition, Killeen Civic Art Guild, Killeen, Texas.
1999 “Best of the Show”, Michigan Fine Arts Competition, Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center, Birmingham, Michigan.
1998 “Creative Artists Grant”, ArtServe Michigan, Alliance for Arts Education, Artists, Volunteers and Cultural Advocacy, State of Michigan.
1990 “Ford Foundation Faculty Enrichment Grant”, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois.
1986 “J. R. Richard Dillworth Materials Grant”, Yale School of Art, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut.
1984-1986 Tuition Scholarship, Yale School of Art and Architecture, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut.
1986 Teaching Assistantship to Natalie Charcow, Yale School of Art and Architecture, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut.
1985 Teaching Fellowship, Children’ Art Workshop, Yale Summer School of Art and Music, Norfolk, Connecticut.
1984 Full Tuition Scholarship, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

1982-1983 Tuition Scholarship, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
1980-1982 Merit Scholarship and Deans List, Indiana University (Northwest Campus), Gary Indiana.

 

 

 

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