KAFA Board Meeting at CMay Gallery

On May 24, 2017, the KAFA Board of Directors convened at CMay Gallery in the Pacific Design Center. Thank you so much, May Chung, for hosting. Many items were discussed, including 2016 Awardee Jennifer Moon’s upcoming exhibition at the Korean Cultural Center November 3-16,2017.

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KAFA Board Meeting

Board Meeting and Dinner at Hyon Chough’s Home

November 30, 2016  


Studio Visit with Jennifer Moon

KAFA Board Members visited the studio of Jennifer Moon (2016 Awardee) on November 2, 2016. It was a fantastic opportunity to learn more about Moon’s art practice.


KAFA 2016 Jury

On April 21, 2016, the jury panel and KAFA Board Members met at Baik Art in Culver City. The selection meeting was hosted by Susan Baik, Secretary of KAFA and owner of Baik Art. There were 62 applicants in total, and after hours of careful deliberation, Jennifer Moon was selected to receive the 2016 KAFA Award.

2016 Jurors

Anne Ellegood, Senior Curator, Hammer Museum

Christine Y. Kim, Associate Curator of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art

John Tain, Curator for Modern and Contemporary Collections, Getty Research Institute


Jurors, April 27th 2010



Carol Eliel, Curator of Modern Art, LACMA

Leah Ollman, Writer, Los Angeles Times and Art in America

Bennett Simpson, Associate Curator, Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles


For Excellence: The 11 KAFA Award Artists

To commemorate its 20th anniversary, KAFA held a special exhibition of the KAFA Awardees in Seoul, Korea.
For Excellence: The 11 KAFA Awarded Artists
July 1, 2009-August 16, 2009 at MoA (Seoul National University Museum of Art), in Seoul
Opening Reception: July 1, 2009
There were over 200 guests who attended and celebrated KAFA’s 20th anniversary and the exhibition of the KAFA Awardees.
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Listening to the Greetings of KAFA President, Kyungja Oh and MoA Director, Hyung-Min Chung
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