Jiha Moon (b. 1973) is from DaeGu, Korea and lives and works in Atlanta, GA. She received her MFA from the University of Iowa, Iowa City. Her works have been acquired by the Asia Society and Museum, New York, NY, the High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA, The Mint Museum of Art, Charlotte, NC, Smithsonian Institute, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC, and The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA. She has had solo exhibitions at the Mint Museum of Art, and has upcoming solo shows in this year at The Cheekwood Museum of Art, Nashville, TN and Rhodes College, Clough-Hanson Gallery, Memphis, TN in this year. She is also part of the upcoming show, “New American Voices II” at The Fabric Workshop and Museum in Philadelphia this February. Her one year project with The Fabric Workshop and Museum will be showcased at the Museum.
She was included in the important exhibition One Way Or Another: Asian American Art Now at the Asia Society and Museum, New York, NY in 2006 and Levity at The Drawing Center, New York, NY in 2007 and White Columns in New York, NY in 2004. She has also been included in shows at the Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, GA, Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, MA, and the Weatherspoon Museum of Art, Greensboro, NC. In 2010 she had residencies at the Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, PA and the MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, NH.
She has worked with numerous printmaking presses and institutes such as: Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, PA, P.R.I.N.T Press, University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, Landfall Press, Santa Fe, New Mexico, Flying Horse Editions, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, Smith College Workshop with Wingate Studio, North Hampton, Massachusetts, and Singapore Tyler Print Institute, Singapore.
Jiha continues to be an energetic force within TSV and has taken on curatorial projects such as the flat file at the (e)merge art fair this past September 2011 that included previously featured TSV artists Bonner Sale, Ann-Marie Manker and Craig Drennen. The flat file also included artist Sarah Gamble from Philadelphia, PA.
To see her work go to www.jihamoon.com