Heji Shin

PHOTOGRAPHER

Fashion . Portrait

Heji Shin was born in Korea, Heji lives and works between New York and Berlin. Her clients include Purple, Modern Matter, Eckhaus Latta, Martine Rose, Givenchy, POP, Another Man, 032c among others.
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2019 Gaga Reena, Los Angeles, Angel Energy
2019 Galerie Buchholz, Berlin, Kanye
2018 Kunsthalle Zürich, Switzerland
2018 New York, NY, Reena Spaulings, Men Photographing Men
2016 Real Fine Arts, New York, NY, BabyGalerie Bernhard, Zurich, Switzerland, #lonelygirl
2013 Real Fine Arts, New York, NY, The Great Penetrator
2011 Anna Catharina Gebbers, Berlin, Germany, The Black Object
GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2020 Kunsthalle Bern, No Dandy, No Fun // Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem, Image Power
2019 Whitney Biennial, New York, Whitney Biennial 2019, co-curated by Jane Panetta and Rujeko Hockley // Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Time is Thirsty, curated by Luca Lo Pinto // Photomonth Biennial, Tallinn Art Hall, Tallinn, Mercury // Bonner Kunstverein, Bonn / Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne / Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen, Dusseldorf, Maskulinitäten // Galerie Buchholz, Cologne, Ritratto d’un capello inquietante // Castiglioni, Milan, Homework, curated by Claudia Rech // R & Company, New York, Chairs Beyond Right and Wrong, curated by Raquel Cayre // Los AngelesOpenART Biennale, Örebro. Peel, Francois Ghebaly // Schinkel Pavillon, Berlin, Straying from the Line, curated by Nina Pohl
2018 Greene Naftali, New York, Swingers, curated by Martha Fleming-Ives and Monika Senz // Athens Biennale, Athens // Galerie Buchholz, New York, Hölle // Museo Madre, Naples, @MINED_OUD // Gladstone Gallery, New York, FCA Benefit Exhibition, curated by Adam McEwen
2017 Team Gallery, New York, The Love Object, curated by Tom Brewer // Park View, Los Angeles - A Spaghetti Dress for World Peace, curated by Paul Soto // Night Gallery, Los Angeles - True Lies // Office Baroque, Brussels, Fleming Faloon, curated by Wim Peeters // 36 rue de la république , Marseille, JB, curated by Marie Angeletti // Camera Austria, Processing, Ozlem Altin, curated by Reinhard Braun // Madre Napoli Museum, @minded_oud, curated by Darren Bader //
2016 Lomex, New York, Under The Volcano // Galerie Bernhard, Zurich Switzerland, Adrift On Plastic Island // Kunstverein Leipzig, Germany, 1.-3 person singular/plural // Walanka, Port Hercules, Monaco, Tomorrow is a New Day
2015 Mathew, New York, NY, Misanthrope // Svetlana, New York, NY, Terrapin // Exile, Berlin, Germany, FAKE
2014 Foxy Production, New York, NY, Spain & 42 St. // Taylor Macklin, Zurich, Switzerland, Essential Loneliness
2013 Mathew Gallery, Berlin, Germany, Camp Habibi
2011 Based in Berlin, Berlin, Germany
2003 Harbord & Wiesnowski, Berlin, Germany, White Meat & Sunlight
2002 Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France, Hanayo
SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
2017 Stephanie Eckhardt, W Magazine, A Brief History of Fashion's Most NSFW Controversial Ad Campaigns /// Mickaela Durand, Texte Zur Kunst, Lose Your Mother /// Alex Kitnick, Artforum, Heji Shin @ Real Fine Arts /// Hannah Ongley, Heji Shin on photographing real couples having sex for Eckhaus Latta's campaign /// I-D Magazine /// Siri Huvstedt, Alexander Kluge, Monopol Magazin, Der Schrei /// Charlotte Jansen, Elephant Magazine, The Origin of the World Part 2 /// Nam Hyun Ji, Vogue Korea, Free and Rebellious /// Adam Lehrer, Autre Magazine, How To Destroy Photography
2016 Artforum, The New Look: Art and Fashion Photography /// Fink, Arthur, Spike, Views: Zurich
2015 Linnert, Nicolas, Artforum, Critics Pick, September
2014 Bartol-Bibb, Nusa, Erotic Review, Lessons in Lust and Love /// 032c, The Enemy is Not Pictured: STEWART UOO and HEJI SHIN's "No Tears in Rain"
2013 Armstrong, Patrick, Frieze, Postcard from New York (via Germany), April

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Numero Berlin | Jan. 21
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Vogue China | Nov. 20
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