Kap-Sun Hwang

1963 Born in Seoul
1983–1986 Studies ceramic art at the Seoul National University
1991–1998 Studies Fine Arts with a focus on ceramic art under Professor Johannes Gebhardt at the Muthesius-Academy of Fine Arts, Kiel
Since 2001 Studio in Kellinghusen
Since 2003 Professor, Faculty of Crafts and Design, College of Fine Arts, Seoul National University
Membership of IAC (Académie internationale de la céramique, Geneva)
   
 

Awards

1998 Scholarship, Dr. Hans-Hoch-Stiftung Neumünster
2001 The Bronze Prize, World Ceramic Exposition 2001 Korea, I-chon
2002 Justus Brinckmann Prize 2002, Museum for Arts and Crafts, Hamburg
2003 Red Dot: Best of the Best, Red Dot Design Award 2003
Kultur Aktuell, Landeskulturstiftung, Kiel
2005 Red Dot für hohe Design Qualität, Red Dot Design Award 2005
2007 Diessener Prize, Diessen
2009 Grassiprize, Grassi Museum for Applied Art, Leipzig
2010 Bavarian State Prize
   
 

Works in Public Collections

  Ceramics Museum, Berlin
  Ceramics Museum Kellinghusen
  Grassi Museum for Applied Art, Leipzig
  Museum Chiwoo, Seoul
  Museum of Applied Art, Frankfurt am Main
  Museum for Arts and Crafts, Hamburg
  Neue Pinakothek, Munich
  Staatliche Porzellan Manufaktur Meissen
  Stiftung Schleswig-Holsteinische Landesmuseen Schloß Gottorf
  Württemberg State Museum, Stuttgart
  World Ceramic Exposition, I-Chon