Myung-Sun Kim is an artist and a curator, born in Seoul, South Korea and currently based in Tkaronto (Toronto, Canada). Her art practice explores ideas around silenced histories, trauma, fiction, memory, sustenance, and community care. She has presented her work across North America and in Finland, including Art Gallery of Ontario, MOCA Toronto, FADO Performance Art Centre, and Plug In ICA.

 

Myung-Sun has led curatorial programming at galleries and festivals including Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival, Inside Out Film Festival, The Theatre Centre, and most recently, she was the Curator of Public Programming & Learning at the Toronto Biennial of Art since 2018. She is a former fellow with the Toronto Arts Council’s Leader’s Lab at the Banff Centre.

 

Myung-Sun is a part of a group show, Vessels at the Art Gallery of Burlington and she has an upcoming curatorial project at the Agnes Etherington Art Centre in 2022.