Kwon Ki Soo was born in 1972 in Young-ju, Korea. He attained his B.F.A. and M.F.A. from Hongik University, Seoul, in 1996 and 1998 respectively. He has held various solo exhibitions including "The Show 1998" at Kwan Hoon Gallery (1998) and "A Red Fountain" at Gallery Fish (2004) in Seoul. He has also participated in numerous notable group exhibitions, including throughout Seoul, such as "Pleasure Factory" at the Seoul Museum" of Art (2003), "The Elegance of Silence: Contemporary Art From East Asia at the Mori Art Museum in Japan (2004), "Traveling Art Museum" at the National Museum of Contemporary Art in Korea (2004), as well as "Listening 2004 N.Y". at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in New York (2004).