Lives and Works: Incheon
Jeon Hee Kyoung (Jeikei) was born in 1981 in Seoul. She received a B.F.A. and M.F.A. in Fine Art Painting from Hong-ik University in Seoul. Her works are in numerous collections, such as the Baekwon Foundation, E-land Foundation, Geomjae Jeongseon Art Museum, National Museum of Contemporary Art in Korea, and the Taitung Art Museum in Taiwan. Jeon has had numerous solo exhibitions throughout Korea, and in Taipei and Taitung in Taiwan, as well as participated in numerous group shows.
Jeon has participated in a number of residencies since 2009, in Korea, Taiwan and Australia, and received the 'Hollo, Artist!' award from the Naver Foundation in Seoul in 2015, and the silver prize in the Etro Award from the Baekwon Foundation.