Kim Jeong Eun
Director of THE REFERENCE SEOUL / Founding Publisher of IANNBOOKS
Jeong Eun Kim is editor-in-chief of IANN, the contemporary art magazine in Asia and founder of IANNBOOKS starting in 2007. In order to exchange contemporary arts and to activate a networking community among the countries of Asia, she opened a publishing-new media platform called THE REFERENCE launched in 2018 and also co-founded UNIT CIRCLE, a non-profit international group centered around editors to enhance the Asain art-book network. Serving as the chief coordinator of DAEGU PHOTO BIENNALE 2012 and curator of SEOUL PHOTO FESTIVAL 2010, she has been widely involved in curatorial activities within the field of photography. In an effort to introduce the contemporary photography scene of Asia, she continues to publish numerous art and photo books. Meanwhile, Kim has been engaging in collaborative art projects commissioned by commercial corporations such as Leica Korea, LG electronics, HDC I-Park Mall and so on.