photo by Tony D'Urso


Choreographer, dancer and Creative Movement teacher

Studied architecture in Korea before moving to Italy where he studied scenography at the Brera Academy of Fine Art, Milan. In Milan he began his dance studies at the dance theatre school of Paolo Grassi (Picolo Teatro). After three years of training in Milan he moved to Venice to join the Academia I’sola Danza, where he worked with Carolyn Carson. He remained in Venice for several years working independently as a dancer at the Centro Teatrale di Ricerca Venezia. Since 2005 lives and works in London.

July 2015 침묵 Silence, A Day at the Temple, Choreography and performance at Asia House, London

July 2015 Ari-Line, Choreography and performance at Korean Cultural Centre UK, London

May 2014 Poet in the city, Choreography at Kings Place, London

March 2014 Bridging Lines Brighton, Choreography Mobility of the Line exhibition, University of Brighton Gallery, Brighton, UK

September 2013 In Conversation, Performance, GOlive Dance and Performance Festival, London

May 2013 The Bridging Colours, Choreography Roehampton Dance Festival. London

November 2013 The Bridging Colours, Choreography Korean Cultural Centre, London

May 2012

Improvisation III at C.T.R, Venice, Italy

Novermber 2011 Improvisation I, II at C.T.R, Venice, Italy

June 2011 Sketches, Solo performance at WIZ Dance World Festival, South Korea

May 2011 Danced in Germinazione at Teatro Candiani, Mestre, Italy

October 2010

Time Flow Choreography, Incheon Performance Festival, South Korea

August 2010

Spaces, Memories Choreography, Hooyong Performing Arts Centre, South Korea

June 2010

Bridging Colours Seoul, Choreography and performance, South korea

June 2009

Blue Glimmer dance performance at Dulwich Picture Gallery, London

October 2008

Solo performance at Milan Theatre Festival at Paolo Grassi Theatre, Milan, Italy

October 2008

Solo performance at Eleonora Duse Festival, Asolo, Italy

September 2008

Begegnungen Co-choreographed with Nayoung Kim, dance with Nayoung kim, Soo-jin Yim Heil at Die Borse Wuppertal, Germany

June 2007

Solo performance at Seoul International Improvisation Dance Festival

September 2006

Time Prism, Modern Art Foundation In Situ, Poland

October 2005

Bridging Lines Milan choreography and performance at Assab One, Milan

September 2004

International Biennale of Architecture Bridging Lines Venice at C.T.R., Venice

May 2004

Solo performance in collaboration with a composer Sarah Sarhandi at Gimpel Fils Gallery, London

April 2004

Danced in Anthygony in a special production which combined words, music and dance at Como, Italy

January 2004

Tattoire (Teatro Communale di Citta Saint Angelo) Italy

October 2003

Solo Performance at Palazzo Reale (Aminci della Scala) Milan, Italy

June 2003

Danced in L’Apocalise, directed by Franco Brambilla, Reggio Emillia, Itlay

May 2003

Solo Performace Trieste Festival, Teatro Miela, Trieste, Italy

November 2002

Body Message performance, Venezia, Italy

November 2001

Danced with Federica Fantone L’Ucello dalle ali D’oro Theatre Festival, Milan, Italy

May 2001

Solo dance choreographed by Suzanne Linke and Avi Kaiser, Teatro Danza, Milan, Italy

May 2000

Solo performance Limits 3.0, part of Milan Video Festival, Paolo Grassi School, Itlay

May 1999

Solo dance choreographed by Cesc Gelabert, Teatro Danza, Milan, Italy

May 1998

Solo performance, Castello Sforzesco, Milan, Italy