Texts

Essays  |  Artist Statements  |  Interviews

Kimsooja - The New Normal

Mark Rappolt

2020

Kimsooja, SCHAUENDES DENKEN

Doris von Drathen

2020

A Needle Woman Weaves the World‘바늘 여인’

Kim Boggi

2020

Encounter with a City - Traversees Kimsooja

Emma Lavigne, Emmanuelle de Montgazon

2019

Transforming a city’s memories

Soyoung Moon

2019

Mirror image: Kimsooja’s self-reflective installations take over the French city of Poitiers

Andy St Louis

2019

Create A New Light

Hou Hanru

2017

The Task of Being-Together

Steven Henry Madoff

2017

Archetype of Mind

Kim Sung Won

2017

Geometry of Mind and of Body

Young Hee Suh

2017

Interview: A Journey through Immobility

Jeromes Sans

2017

Kimsooja 'To Breathe' in Centre Pompidou Metz

Thomas Van Loocke

2015

세계 속에서 미술의 새로운 정체성을 만들어가는 작가

Young Hee Suh

2015

An Architecture of Gaze

Jaeho Chong

2015

Kimsooja: A Modern Day Global Nomad
Transcending Boundaries, re-constructing a global identity

Christina Arum Sok

2014

Kimsooja: Ways of Being
A Conversation between Daina Augaitis and Kimsooja

Daina Augaitis

2014

Sewing into Life

Selene Wendt

2013

Essential Empathy

Mary Jane Jacob

2013

A Place to Be - A Conversation with Kimsooja

Franck Gautherot

2013

Centripetal Acceleration

Seungduk Kim

2013

Kimsooja and the Art of Place

David Morgan

2013

Gnomon of Place, Gnomon of Foreignness

Steven Henry Madoff

2013

55th Venice Biennale: Il Palazzo Enciclopedico | The Encyclopedic Palace

Kostas Prapoglou

2013

삼라만상을 하나로 묶는 김수자의 보따리

Heng-Gil Han

2013

A Disappearing Woman

Rosa Martinez

2012

Interview: The Unaltered Reality of the World

Chiara Giovando

2012

Kimsooja: A Needle Woman

René Morales

2012

Calm Chaos: Kimsooja's Earth – Water – Fire – Air

Antonio Geusa

2012

The pilgrimage of our own existence

Laeticia Mello

2012

Kimsooja, To Breathe: Invisible Mirror/Invisible Needle

Ricky D'Ambrose

2012

Points of Convergence
Part I: Other-Self-World

Andrew Maerkle

2011

Kimsooja: Black Holes, Meditative Vanishings and Nature as a Mirror of the Universe

Ingrid Commandeur

2011

Points of Convergence
Part 2: Mirror-Void-Other

Andrew Maerkle

2011

Kimsooja: Contemplation on top of the Horizontal and Vertical System

Young Hee Suh

2011

To be Born, Love, Suffer and Die

Ryu Byounghak

2010

Interview: Woman/Needle

Maxa Zoller

2010

About nothingness: being nothing and making nothing

Sung-Won Kim

2009

Kimsooja
Tierra - Agua - Fuego - Aire / Earth - Water - Fire - Air

Oliva María Rubio

2009

An Interview with Kimsooja

Sunjung Kim

2008

Interview with Kimsooja

Kelly Gordon

2008

Art & Today, Excerpt from Art & Globalism

Eleanor Heartney

2008

Standing at the Zero Point

Doris von Drathen

2008

Between Existence and Non-Existence

Jung Joon Mo

2008

Passages and Places - The City

Volker Adolphs

2008

Kimsooja

Marcella Beccaria

2007

Kimsooja: Electric Chants

Jim Drobnick

2007

To Breathe / Respirar

Angela Vettese

2006

Cultural Memory, Cultural Archetype and Communication

Bak Sang Hwan

2006

An interview with Kimsooja

Oliva María Rubio

2006

An Interview with Kimsooja

Francesca Pasini

2006

Kimsooja - A One-Word Name Is An Anarchist's Name

Petra Kapš

2006

An Interview with Kimsooja

Olivia Sand

2006

Kimsooja: Less is More

Oliva María Rubio

2006

Living in the Present, Connecting with the Universe

Eleanor Heartney

2005

The Bottari as Time Capsule

Friedemann Malsch

2005

Concrete Metaphysics

Doris von Drathen

2005

Museion - The Perception of the Horizontal

Letizia Regaglia

2005

Kimsooja: Journey into the World

Anna Kafetsi

2005

Experiencing A Vacuum

Emanuela De Cecco

2005

The Discipline of Looking

David Morgan

2005

Kimsooja: A Lighthouse Woman, A Needle in the World

Robert C. Morgan

2005

From Exploring WOW;
or, How Works of Art Work

Elizabeth A. Brown

2004

Kimsooja at The Project

Nancy Princenthal

2004

Kimsooja

Barbara Matilsky

2003

Mandala: Zone of Zero

Linda Yablonsky

2003

Interview

Nicolas Bouriaud

2003

Conditions of Anonymity

Jonathan Goodman

2003

Mind Space
Samsung Museum of Modern Art

Ahn So Yeon

2003

An incantation to presence

Julian Zugazagoitia

2003

Being and Sewing

Maria Brewinska

2003

Interview

Flaminia Generi Santori

2003

In the Space of Art:
Buddha and the Culture of Now

Mary Jane Jacob

2003

March 24, 2003

Adam Szymczyk

2003

Kimsooja: A Mirror Woman

José Roca

2002

Homeland Exists Only In Our Memory In This Era

Bernard Fibicher

2002

Kim Sooja at Peter Blum

Lilly Wei

2002

A Mirror Woman:
Cloth and Life

Kimsooja

2002

Kim Sooja

Olivia Sand

2002

The Persistence of the Void

Robert C. Morgan

2002

Obvious but Problematic

Bernhard Fibicher

2002

Interview

Gerald Matt

2002

Whitney Biennale

Lawrence Rinder

2002

Kimsooja's Bottari and Her Journey

Sun Jung Kim

2001

Kim Sooja at P.S.1

Gregory Volk

2001

One Woman's Serenity In the Thick of Things

Ken Johnson

2001

The Concept of Bottari

Annett Reckert

2001

SelfScape

Kim Seung-Duk

2000

Review from Kim Sooja:
A Needle Woman at ICC Tokyo

Paul Ardenne

2000

Kim Sooja: A Needle Woman

Tae Hyunsun

2000

Kim Sooja's A Needle Woman

Keiji Nakamura

2000

From Welt am Sonntag newspaper

Harald Szeeman

2000

Folds and Loose Threads

Barry Schwabsky

1999

Soo-Ja Kim

Yilmaz Dziewior

1999

A solitary performance with old fabric

Kim Airyung

1998

Interview

Hans Ulrich Obrist

1998

Wrapping Bodies and Souls

Hans Ulrich Obrist

1997

Interview: From Plane to Three Dimensions: A Bundle

Park Young Taik

1996

Sewing into Walking, an interview from 1994

Hwang In

1994

Formative Characteristics Shown In Kimsooja's Sewing And Deductive Object Works

Jae-Kil Yoo

1994

Recent Works of Kimsooja - A Return to the Archetype

Kwang Soo-Oh

1991

The Grammar and Expression of "Sewing" On the first solo exhibition of work by Kimsooja

Sung-Rok Suh

1988