CV

Education

2016 |Rhode Island School of Design | BFA, Painting

Grants, award, residencies

2016 |Becky Westcott Award |RISD

2012-2016 |RISD merit scholarship

2015 |New York Arts Practicum

Solo Exhibition

2018 |Sotheby’s Institute of Art, NY | Behind the Scenes of Your Fantasy

2019 |Studio Gaak, NY | Rube Goldberg Machine (upcoming)

Group Exhibition

2016 |Memorial Hall Gallery, Providence, RI | Love You This

2016 |Sprout, Providence, RI

2016 |Red Eye Gallery, RI | Chronicals of Gnarlia

2014 |Trade Pop-Up, Providence, RI | Wet

Presentations

2018 |The Erased Rauschenberg |New Museum Private Gala

Press

2018 |David Alm, “Erased Rauschenberg Sells for $21,000” | Forbes

2018 |이수빈, “artist interview_ 예술적 철학을 담은 작품을 그리는 아티스트, 호재” | Unplugged BABA

2018 |Sarah Cascone, “This Artist Sold Ads to Cover a Robert Rauschenberg Work. Now He’s Auctioning It Off for $20,000.” | Artnet

2018 |Claire Yoon, “Artist Auctions a Rauschenberg Print Completely Covered in Ads” | Hyperallergic

2018 |Katherine Mcgrath, “Why This Artist Intentionally Destroyed a Famous Work of Art” | Architectural Digest

2018 |Samantha Cole, “Man Paints Priceless Piece of Art White, Covers it With Neon Green Dick” | Motherboard/Vice

2018 |Sarah Cascone, “This Artist Wants to ‘Erase’ a Robert Rauschenberg Print by Selling Ads to Cover It” | Artnet

2018 |Claire Yoon, “Artist Sells Off Ad Space on a Rauschenberg to Destroy It” | Hyperallergic

2018 |Ann Quito, “AN ARTIST IS DESTROYING A SIGNED RAUSCHENBERG—TO SAVE ART” | Quartzy

2018 |“Nikolas Bentel : « Si quelqu’un détruisait aussi mon travail, ça aurait du sens »” | Les Journal des Arts

2018 |James Dennin, “Why this conceptual artist is raising $10,000 to buy and destroy an iconic piece of art” | Mic

2018 |Samantha Cole, “This Guy Is Covering a $10,000 Painting With Advertising” | Motherboard/Vice

2018 | “CHI VUOLE DISTRUGGERE UN’OPERA DI ROBERT RAUSCHENBERG? UN ARTISTA, PER SFIDARE IL SISTEMA” | Exibart

2018 |“Place your ad here. When Robert Rauschenberg erased a drawing by Willem de Kooning in 1953, he was investigating the possibilities of what art could be—not just additive creation, but also conscious erasure” |The Art Newspaper

2018 |Samantha Cole, “This Guy Is Covering a $10,000 Painting With Advertising” | Motherboard/Vice

2013 |Jane Kenoyer, “Ho Jae Kim’s Subdued Emotionally Provocative Paintings” | Hi Furctose

Freelance

2018 |Streetwear designer | Khoman Room

2018 |Product designer | NASA

2018|Album Cover Designer | Higher Music/AOMG

2018 | Party promoter, poster deisgner, animator | Bad Reputation NYC

2016-2018 |Stage Painter, Muralist | Ash NYC

Teaching

2012-2014 |Private art tutoring |CA

2018 |Private art tutoring | International School of Art and Design, NY

Artist Assistant to

2015-2016 |RISD painting department tech assistant

2015 |Steve Lambert