Discipline: Film/Video – experimental

Shon Kim

Discipline: Film/Video – experimental
Region: Redondo Beach, CA
MacDowell fellowships: 2019

Shon Kim is an experimental filmmaker and visual artist. He has presented works at MoMA, REDCAT, The Hammer Museum, Modern and Contemporary Art Centre in Hungary, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo in Chile, IFC Center, Torrance Museum, Orange County Contemporary Art Center, Seoul Museum of Art, Arko Art Center, Daegu Art Museum, OCI Museum of Art, Coreana Museum, Art Center Nabi, and others. In residence, he worked on his recent and ongoing experimental animation project BOOKANIMA, making short animated films. Kim's films from the project have been awarded Best Art/Experimental Film from San Francisco Dance Film Festival, Best Experimental Film from Spain Moving Images Festival, Hybrid Jury Award from The Silhouette Festival, Innovation Award from Bucharest International Dance Film Festival, Video Prize from Avanca Festival, Royal Reel Winner from Canada International Film Festival, The Best Video Art from MARACAY International Film & Video Festival, 1st Place from KinoDrome, Korean EXiS Award from Experimental Film & Video Festival In Seoul, Best Director Award from Seoul Dance Film Festival in 2018 and 2019.



Shon Kim worked in the Mixter studio.

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