IRENE YOO KYUNG CHA

EDUCATION & WORK HISTORY 

1994 Master Degree in Fine Art, Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Korea

1990 Bachelor Degree in Fine Art, Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Korea

1986 Graduated Seoul High school of Music and Art 

2020-2021 President of Korean Artist’s society of Canada Association 

2004-2020 Member of Korean Artist’s society of Canada Association

2003-2020 Lecturer of the AFA (Adult Fine Art group) in Toronto

2003-2020 Founder of Cha Art Space 

2009 -2010 Art columnist of ‘We’ Korean Canadian Magazine in Toronto 

2003-2004 Lecturer of The Korea Times Daily Newspaper Academy in Toronto

2000-2003 Lecturer of the Adcor Art Institution in Toronto

1996-1999 Lecturer of the Fine Art in the KAFA (Korea Air-force Academy) 

EXHIBITION  

2008 Toronto Art Expo- Solo Exhibition (Metro Convention Centre, Toronto)

1997 The 1st Solo Exhibition (Kwanhoon Art Hall, Seoul Korea)

2022  BC12 Exhibition ( Arche Gallery/ Seo Kyeong Gallery, Seoul Korea)

2022  Good Fan of Korean Art Exhibition (ArtA Gallery Toronto)

2015 -2022  1st-4th  May Breeze Ewha NokMee  Exhibition ( Laird Gallery, Joseph D.Carrier Art Gallery, Dosaan Art Gallery Toronto)

2022 TOAF  61st Toronto Outdoor Art Fair Online Exhibition_ KASC Group

2021 Toronto Art Show gift Exhibition (918 Bathurst Centre, Sunny gallery )

2021  Life Again Show (Rainbow Gallery, Oakville)

2021 NokMee  Ewha  Online Gallery ( Seoul Korea)

2004-2022 14th -31st Annual Exhibition of Korean Artist’s Society of Canada (Paper Mill Gallery, L’onyx Gallery, Joseph D.Carrier Art                         Gallery, Dosaan Art Gallery /Toronto,  Montreal, Chicago, Los Angeles, Seoul)

2015 ‘Endless Blessing’ Four Artist Exhibition (Carrier Gallery Columbus Centre)

2010 ‘Blossoming Washington Pear’ (Embassy of Republic of Korea Washington DC) 

2009 12 Artist Group Exhibition (Cedar Ridge Gallery, Toronto)

2009 Incheon Global Cities Arts Exchange Exhibition (Incheon, Korea)

2008 ‘Yard’ Chicago Korean American Art Association Exhibition (Space Gallery, Chicago)

2008 ‘The Color of Life’(Thoreau Macdonald House, Toronto)

2007 New York Art Expo (Javits Convention Center in Manhattan, New York) Outside is winter’ (Arta Gallery, Toronto)

1999 Invitation Group Art show (Sun Gallery, Seoul, Korea) 

1998 "Chareem" Group Fine Art Exhibition (Kwanhoon Art Hall, Seoul)

1996 "Eseo " Group Fine Art Exhibition (Fine Art Center - Korea culture & Art Foundation of Modern Art, Seoul) 

1991-1995 " Jin eye" Group Fine Art Exhibition ( Samjung Gallery, Kwanhoon Art Hall) 

1992-1996 " Seece" Group Fine Art Exhibition (Dansung Gallery, Seoul)

1994 The 20th Seoul Contemporary Art Festival (Fine Art Center - Korea culture & Art foundation of Modern Art, Seoul)

1993 Art Festival of Fine Artists (Backsang Gallery, Seoul)

1993 The Exhibition of Alumni of Seoul high school of Music and Art's 40th Anniversary ( Hangaram Museum, Seoul )