Seoul, South Korea. 1982.

Lives and works in New York.



    2012   Master of Fine Arts, Painting. Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York.

    2006   Post-Baccalaureate. Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, Maryland.

    2005   Bachelor of Fine Arts, Painting and Drawing. School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois.


    2019    Hidden in Plain Sight, OH ART Foundation. Chicago, Illinois. 

    2015    UNDERLINE: RECENT WORKS BY JUDY YANG, WhiteBox, New York, New York.

    2012   The Pratt Studios Gallery, Brooklyn, New York


    2018     Tiny Acts Topple Empires, The Woskob Family Gallery, State College, Pennsylvania.

    2016     Unsettled, The Korean Cultural Center New York, New York.

               Artists Co-Op III, Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning, Jamaica, New York. 

    2015    Luminous Coordinates, Hutchins Gallery, Brookville,  New York.

               Illegal Souvernirs, Field Projects, New York, New York.

    2014    A Politics of Drawing: Proposal for a Method of Transformation, Barbara Walters Gallery,  Bronxville, New York.

               Skidmore Contemporary Art Gallery, Santa Monica, California.

               Bridging the Gap, QCC Art Gallery, Bayside, New York.

    2013    The Select Fair, Torus Collective. South Beach , Miami, Florida.

               The New Contemporary Vienna International Art Fair, Shirin Gallery. Messe Wien, Vienna.

               Curate NYC Top 150, Rush Arts Gallery, New York, New York.

               Intern Project Exhibition, Freight+Volume Gallery, New York, New York.

               The Story of the Creative, See I Exhibition Space, Long Island City, New York.

    2012    Bridging the Gap, Flushing Town Hall, Flushing, New York.

    2011    CurateNYC 2011, Rush Arts Gallery, New York, New York.

               Contemporary Female Mythologies, Primo Piano LivinGallery for Contemporary Art, Lecce, Italy.

    2009    Anima Mundi, Primo Piano LivinGallery for Contemporary Art, Lecce, Italy.

    2008    Lift Off!, Plant Zero, Richmond Virginia.


    2016    Mass MoCA Assets for Artists Residency.  Artist in Residence. North Adams, Massachusetts.

              The Vermont Studio Center.  Artist in Residence. Johnson, Vermont.

              Mass MoCA Assets for Artists Residency. Artist in Residence., North Adams, Massachusetts.

    2013   The ENDANGERED Art and Photography. First Prize in the Fine Art, Miami, Florida.

              The Vermont Studio Center.  Artist in Residency Full Fellowship, Johnson, Vermont.

              Pratt Institute. The Circle Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement, Brooklyn, New York.

    2010   Pratt Institute. First Year Scholarship, Brooklyn, New York.

    2005   Maryland Art Institute College of Art. Merit Scholarship,  Baltimore, Maryland.

2010 - present

2010 - present