Lacquer Paintings
1994-present

 

Central Raggedy – German Onions, 1 kg
2018

Chipboard, wood varnish, seeds, mesh produce bag, dust, insect, hair

70 x 50 x 2.6 cm

Courtesy of Kukje Gallery, Seoul

Photo: Studio Haegue Yang

 

Frazzled in Brief – Organic Spanish Oranges, 1 kg
2018

Chipboard, wood varnish, seeds, mesh produce bag, dust

25 x 35 x 2.6 cm

Courtesy of the artist

Photo: Studio Haegue Yang

 

Navel – German Cucumbers, 250 g and German Potatoes, 1.5 kg
2018

Chipboard, wood varnish, seeds, mesh produce bags, dust, hair

50 x 35 x 2.6 cm

Courtesy of the artist

Photo: Studio Haegue Yang

 

Spin and Lint – Organic Onions, 500 g
2018

Chipboard, wood varnish, seed, dust, graph paper, mesh produce bag parts, hair

35 x 25 x 2 cm

Courtesy of Galerie Barbara Wien, Berlin

Photo: Studio Haegue Yang

 

Installation view of Haegue Yang: ETA 1994–2018. Wolfgang Hahn Prize, Museum Ludwig, Cologne, 2018
Photo: Museum Ludwig, Saša Fuis, Cologne

 

The Days of Being Wild
2015–2017

Chipboard, wood varnish, leaves, insects

75 x 55 cm

Courtesy of the artist

Photo: Studio Haegue Yang

 

Three Times Counting
2017

Chipboard, wood varnish, found plants, dust, tobacco leaves

90 x 125 cm

Kyungsun Seo, Seoul

Photo: Keith Park

 

Feelers Swaying Downhill
2017

Chipboard, wood varnish, found plants, dust

50 x 35 cm

Courtesy of Kukje Gallery, Seoul

Photo: Keith Park

 

Creep and Crawl Dill Deco
2017

Chipboard, wood varnish, dill, found plants, dust

100 x 70 cm

Courtesy of Kukje Gallery, Seoul

Photo: Keith Park

 

Giggly Jumbly Constellation in Seasoning Gradation
2017

Chipboard, wood varnish, found plants, dust, caraway seeds, red pepper

50 x 35 cm

Courtesy of Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris

Photo: Studio Haegue Yang

 

Grafting Gone Aslant
2017

Chipboard, wood varnish, found plants, dust, tobacco leaves

90 x 63 cm

Courtesy of Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris

Photo: Studio Haegue Yang

 

Crocodile Tears in Riverside Woods
2016

Wooden panel, wood varnish, sesame leaves, graph paper

30 x 100 cm

Courtesy of Galerie Barbara Wien, Berlin

Photo: Studio Haegue Yang

 

Old Crops – Sesame and Shiso in Lunar Halo
2016

Wooden panel, wood varnish, sesame leaves, shiso leaves, dust

60 x 45 cm

Private collection, Taiwan

Photo: Studio Haegue Yang

 

Rainy Twosome Crumbs
2016

Wooden panel, wood varnish, weeds, dust, graph paper

60 x 100 cm

Collection Dohmen, Aachen

Photo: Studio Haegue Yang

 

Tides Over Mess
2016

Wooden panel, wood varnish, knitting yarn, rubber band

125 x 90 cm

Courtesy of the artist

Photo: Studio Haegue Yang

 

Wind on Water
2016

Wooden panel, wood varnish

58 x 75 cm

Private collection, Berlin

Photo: Studio Haegue Yang

 

Installation view of Haegue Yang: ETA 1994–2018. Wolfgang Hahn Prize, Museum Ludwig, Cologne, 2018
Photo: Museum Ludwig, Saša Fuis, Cologne

 

Rainy Dirty
2012

Wooden panel, wood varnish, soil dust

46.8 x 30 cm

Courtesy of the artist

Photo: Mathieu Bertola, Musées de la Ville de Strasbourg

 

Rainy Chili
2011

Wooden panel, wood varnish, chilies

45 x 60 cm

Courtesy of the artist

Photo: Mathieu Bertola, Musées de la Ville de Strasbourg

 

Seesaw Tarragon
2011

Wooden panel, wood varnish, tarragon

125 x 90 cm

Courtesy of Greene Naftali, New York

Photo: Mathieu Bertola, Musées de la Ville de Strasbourg

 

Rainy Stormy Tarragon
2011

Wooden panel, wood varnish, tarragon

125 x 90 cm

Private collection, Hong Kong

Photo: Mathieu Bertola, Musées de la Ville de Strasbourg

 

Lacquer Paintings
2011

 

Sesame Summer-Harvest 
 
Lacquer painting, wood varnish and sesame leaves on wooden panel

125 x 90 cm

Courtesy of Galerie Barbara Wien, Berlin

 

Shiso Summer-Harvest
 
Lacquer painting, wood varnish and Shiso leaves on wooden panel

125 x 90 cm

Private collection, Stuttgart

 

Shiso Summer-Harvest – thin dripping
 
Lacquer painting, wood varnish and Shiso leaves on wooden panel

125 x 90 cm

Private collection, Berlin

 

Rain Gravity Mono I

Lacquer painting, wood varnish on wooden panel
125 x 90 cm

Courtesy of Galerie Barbara Wien, Berlins

 

Sesame Summer-Harvest – thin
 
Lacquer painting, wood varnish and sesame leaves on wooden panel

60 x 45 cm

Dohmen Collection, Aachen, Germany

 

Gravity Mono – Ikea Cupboard

Lacquer painting, wood varnish on wooden panel

57,5 x 56 cm

Private collection, Berlin

 

Installation view of About painting, art berlin contemporary, booth of Galerie Wien Lukatsch, Berlin, Germany, 2011
Photo: Nick Ash, Nozomi Tomoeda

 

Lacquer Paintings
1999-2000

Wood varnish on wooden panel, graph paper, laser print, photocopies, photos, felt

Haubrok Collection (part of Storage Piece), Berlin

 

Untitled #1
58 x 52 cm

Untitled #2
24.3 x 56 cm

Lackbild 2000 (Untitled #3 in Storage Piece)
47.6 x 43.6 cm

Untitled #4
56.5 x 57.8 cm

Untitled #5
58 x 50.8 cm

Untitled #6
71.7 x 48.6 cm

Lackbild 2000 (Untitled #7 in Storage Piece)
62.8 x 46.5 cm

Untitled #8
54.1 x 71.6 cm

Untitled #9
57.8 x 51 cm

Untitled #10
59.5 x 48 cm

Untitled #11
65.3 x 54.7 cm

Puzzle #1 (Untitled #12 in Storage Piece)
31.7 x 57 cm

Puzzle #2 (Untitled #13 in Storage Piece)
31.7 x 53 cm

Puzzle #3 (Untitled #14 in Storage Piece)
31.7 x 55.3 cm

Puzzle #4 (Untitled #15 in Storage Piece)
31.7 x 57.1 cm

 

Installation view of Unpacking Storage Piece, Haubrokshows, Berlin, Germany, 2007
Photo: Ludger Paffrath

 

Fishing
1995

Wooden panel, wood varnish, thread, fish hook

40 x 32 cm

Courtesy of the Artist

Photo: Mathieu Bertola, Musées de la Ville de Strasbourg

 

Exhibition history

ETA 1994-2018, Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany, 2018

Quasi-Pagan Serial, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany, 2016

Come Shower or Shine, It Is Equally Blissful, Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China, 2015

Family of Equivocations, Aubette 1928 and Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Strasbourg, France, 2013

Arrivals, Kunsthaus Bregenz, Bregenz, Austria, 2011

Your Bright Future: 12 Contemporary Artists from Korea, LACMA, Los Angeles, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, USA, 2009

Unpacking Storage Piece, Haubrokshows, Berlin, Germany, 2007