JUNE JIN ENGELHARTH

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Danish – Korean Fine art painter June Jin Engelharth 1977. Based in Copenhagen.

Artistically June Jin Engelharth has traveled fare and wide, before she found her métier as a painter. After her graduation from College of visual art & design in 2000, she has been around in decoration for museum exhibits, set decoration for TV, commercials and also assisted artists like Christian Lemmertz & Peter Land in their art-production. She became a full time artist in 2007. June Jin is an international artist, showing works at galleries Art Fairs & Museums.

Expression form
June Jin’s expression form is, oil on canvas, oil on Plexiglas & photography, she combines these materials as well. Her paintings are fusions between the old masters like Rembrandt van Rijn and modern design. The use of Plexiglas has become a trademark for June Jin, it is her way to update, the great old masters techniques to the modern world.

Art Projects
June Jin also creates art projects, with socially relevant subjects, performed as interactive events & street art.

Inspiration
June Jin’s paintings are inspired by & revolves around modern human beings, our struggles within, human beings who already have the entire world’s cultural history downloaded in their brains, while they chase around after own identities, ambitions, believes, innovative fixes and new knowledge.
June Jin’s models are picked out during her field research. June Jin’s paintings are mostly depictions of authentic persons, once in a while she mixes real persons with made up ones. It all revolves around the growth theory of the Creative Class, in which the main ingredients are: Talent, Technology & Tolerance.

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Exhibits:

2017
“Flowers”, group show, Gallery Hjorth (DK)
“Gateau Marcel”, Summer show, Gallery Hjorth (DK)
Latiner Erotique, Lyrumrammer Århus (DK)
June Jin Engelharth solo, Kulturhus Kappelborg (DK)
“East/er”, Group show, Gallery Hjorth (DK)
NORTH Kunstmesse Aalborg, Gallery Hjorth (DK)
Rotterdam Contemporary, World Trade Center, Gallery Hjorth (NL)
Art Herning, Gallery Hjorth (DK)

2016
Last chance, December 3 – 23, 2016, Gallery Hjorth (DK)
November 5. – 27. Solo show, Ros Gallery (DK)
InKAS art Biennial, November 1 – 8, Seoul (KR)
Art Copenhagen, Ros Gallery (DK)
May, Human Nature, Group show, Ros Gallery (DK)
April NORTH, ART FAIR, Aalborg (DK)
May Design space, Milan, Area 35 Contemporary (IT)
“Spring” Group show, Gallery Hjorth (DK)
Art Herning, art fair Gallery Hjorth (DK)

2015
Christmas group show, Gallery LABR (DK)
Årgang 2015, Group show, Gallery Hjorth (DK)
Reminice, Seoul (KR)
Design space, Milan (IT)
Ljungberg Museet (S)
Art Copenhagen, SISO, 2015 (DK/KR)
Art Copenhagen, Galleri Labr, (DK)
J.C. Jacobsen’s Portrait award, Museum (DK)

2014
Christmas group show, Galleri LABR (DK)
Urban Queeriosity, Galleri Oxholm (DK)
Space in & Space out, Group show (KR)
Art Copenhagen, galleri Labr (DK)
“Nordic Masculinity comes in many forms” Solo show Galleri LABR (DK)

2013
Christmas Show, Galleri LABR (DK)
Christmas Show, Gallery Hjorth (DK)
Art Copenhagen, Galerie Contour (DK)
Portræt.nu! Museum of National History (DK)
“Brand religion & Google buddhism” Area35 (IT)
Easter, Solo show, Galerie Contour (DK)
BarHvaViHar, Group show, Warehose9 (DK)

2012
Transgender Day of Remembrance (DK)
Roskilde Festival, entrance 10 – Zonic Zone (DK)
In love w humanity, Charlottenborg, curated by Jacob Holdt & Metta Kim Carter (DK)
Custom Art Gallery (DK)
Group show, Galerie Contour (DK)

2011
Custom art Gallery (DK)
투섬플레이스CGV대학로점 2011 Adoptee Art & Film Festival (KR)
Kulturnat 2011, Faculty of Theology (DK)
University of Copenhagen (DK)
Æglageret, Holbæk Art Association (DK)

2006
Decoration & interioer design room 16, på Tisvildeleje Strandhotel. (DK)

2000
Kulturfabrikken Nykøbing Falster. (DK)

1999
Vandtårnet, Nykøbing Falster Festuge (DK)
Group mural, Kulturmajeriet/ Storstrøms Amts (DK)
Studenterhuset Nykøbing F. (DK)

1998
Mural, Svømmecenter Falster (DK)
Group show, Kulturfabrikken Nykøbing F. (DK)