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Lim acquired his bachelor and master’s degree in photography from Jungang University in Seoul. Since 2007, Lim has actively showcased his works in galleries in Korea, US, Spain, China and others. His works are part of the permanent collection at National Museum of Modern Art and E-Land Space in Seoul and Reiner Kunze Museum in Germany.


M.F.A   Department of Photography, Chung-Ang University, Korea

B.F.A   Department of Photography, Chung-Ang University, Korea




2016   Landscape of Desire (Gallery meme, Seoul, Korea)

2016   The Resonance of Tradition – Chaekgado (Suwon Art Center, Suwon, Korea)

2014   Chaekgado (Galería PazYcomedias, Valencia, Spain)

2014   Cheakgado (Seoul Metropolitan Library, Seoul, Korea)

2014   Cheakgado (Gallery Jinsun, Seoul, Korea)

2013   Chaekgado (Gallery D, Hongcheon, Korea)

2013   Chaekgado (Galería Saro León, Grand Canaria, Spain)

2013   Image+X=? (X=Book) (The Boroomsan Museum, Gimpo, Korea)

2013   Sèmiotique du dèsir (Space CAN Beijing, Beijing, China)

2010   Chaekgado (Gallery Jinsun, Seoul, Korea)

2010   The Library of Babel – All and Nothing (Bukchon Art Museum, Seoul, Korea)

2009   Room.K. (SONO FACTORY, Seoul, Korea)

2008   Chaekgado (Gallery On, Seoul, Korea)

2007   Essay (Art Space Geonhi, Seoul, Korea)




2017   Deoksugung Outdoor Project-Light.Sound.Landscape (Deoksugung, Seoul, Korea)

2016   Map of Daily Life (Tianjin Academy of Fine Arts Gallery, Tianjin, China)

2016   Brisas de Corea (Galería Saro León, Grand Canaria, Spain)

2015   The Beauty of Korea Culture and Minhwa (Goyang AramNuri Arts Center, Goyang, Korea)

2015   To meet in one’s mind (Osan Museum of art, Osan, Korea)

2015   Beyond Landscape (ArtN Space Gallery, Shanghai, China)

2015   GAZE: A Contemplative Mind (Gallery HUUE, Singapore)

2015   Today’s Menu: (Space Can, Seoul, Korea)

2015   China Lishui Photography Festival (Lishui Art Museum, China)

2014   Pouso inesperado no novo Mundo (Galería Nuvem, São Paulo, Brazil)

2014   Intertext (Space22, Seoul, Korea)

2014   Hwaseong, Report of Today (Dongtan Art Space, Hwaseong, Korea)

2013   Digital Weaving (KIPS Gallery Seoul photography, Seoul, Korea)

2013   Story (Rina Gallery, Seoul, Korea)

2013   Kyeun In-Kyung + Lim Soo-Sik (S+ gallery, Busan, Korea)

2012   Book of Artist (Sinsegae Gallery, Gwangju, Korea)

2012   Young Power (Art1 Gallery, Jeonju, Korea)

2012   Master’s Dream and Passion (Sejong Center Chamber Hall, Seoul, Korea)

2012   Fastbreak (Gallery Emil, Tampere, Finland)

2012   From Hangang To Chaopraya (The National Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand)

2012   Books and Life (PYO Gallery South, Seoul, Korea)

2012   Chaekgeori Screen Paintings (Gyeonggi Provincial Museum, Yongin, Korea)

2012   Ceci n’est pas un livre (Space K_Seoul, Seoul, Korea)

2011   U.K.I.E: VER (AM Gallery, Brighton, U.K.)

2011   Fiction & Nonfiction (Interalia Art Company, Seoul, Korea)

2011   Sublimation (Space CAN, Seoul, Korea)

2011   Bridge (Bom Gallery, Seoul, Korea)

2011   Artists & Books (E-LAND Space, Seoul, Korea)

2011   The Brave (Soul Art Space, Busan, Korea)

2011   New Chackgado (Yesong Art Museum, Seoul, Korea)

2011   Decameron (Space CAN Beijing, Beijing, China)

2011   Project-P (The National Assembly Building, Seoul, Korea)

2011   Flux (Gallery LUX, Seoul, Korea)

2010   Convergence: Korean Prints Now (Williams Tower Gallery, Houston, TX, U.S.A.)

2010   Bookart Korea-Japan (Gallery Jinsun, Korea / Kunst-bau, Japan)

2010   Take a Rest (Gallery Art Hill, Suwon, Korea)

2010   Newly reorganized tradition in BANCHADO (Bukchon Art Museum, Seoul, Korea)

2010   Spring, 靜, 爭 (Sunny Gallery, Paju, Korea)

2010   Life is Life (Namsong Art Museum, Gapyeong, Korea)

2010   Book to Book (Gallery Pakyoung, Paju, Korea)

2009   Newly reorganized tradition in scholar’s utensils painting (Bukchon Art Museum, Seoul, Korea)

2009   Si Si Bi Bi (Art Space Geonhi, Seoul, Korea)

2008   Photo Independence (Higashikawa Town, Hokkaido, Japan)

2007   Gift (Gallery On, Seoul, Korea)

2005   Pop Up Image (Heyri Art Villege, Paju, Korea)

2003   For (Chung-Ang University – Seorabeol Gallery, Anseong, Korea)




National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Art Bank, Korea

Bukchon Art Museum, Korea

E-Land Foundation of Culture, Korea

Reiner Kunze Museum, German