Do Ho Suh featured on Bloomberg’s ‘Brilliant Ideas’
Do Ho Suh was featured on Bloomberg Business’s Brilliant Ideas, a weekly art-centric tv series that airs on YouTube and the business giant’s website. Suh discusses a whole range of topics, including his childhood and his artistic motivations. Art curators and historians such as Sarah Suzuki (Museum of Modern Art, New York) and Alexandra Munroe (Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum) discuss Suh’s importance among the international art narrative and why his work is so important to the current cultural environment.
Claudia Milne, commissioning editor of the series, told artnet News, “[Brilliant Ideas] is really about looking at the range of artists around the world who are influential in different mediums, but who also touch on major global themes.”
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Image Above: Video still from Bloomberg Business’s Brilliant Ideas, posted on YouTube on October 10, 2016.
Do Ho Suh (b.1962, Seoul, Korea) is an internationally renowned sculptor and installation artist who received a BFA in painting from the Rhode Island School of Design and a MFA in sculpture from Yale University.
Chosen to represent Korea at the 2001 Venice Biennale, Suh has subsequently had solo exhibitions and projects around the world, including Tate Modern, London; National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea; Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan; and the Smithsonian Institute, Washington D.C. The artist has also received numerous awards and distinctions, including the Wall Street Journal Magazine’s 2013 Innovator of the Year in Art.
Do Ho Suh’s work is included in numerous museum collections worldwide including the Museum of Modern Art, New York; Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; Tate, London; and the Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, among many others.
The artist lives and works in New York, London, and Seoul and is represented by Lehmann Maupin Gallery in New York.