Dallae Kang
Bio
Education

2007         GIA Graduate Jeweler Program, Carlsbad, CA
2003         MFA, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA
​1999         BA, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA
1997         AA, Pasadena City College, CA
Work Experience

2012-current Studio Artist
2010-11          Bench jeweler at Abbey Jewelry Studio, Placentia, CA
2010 -3           Microfabrication technician (short-term independent contractor) at Replenish, Inc.
2007-08          Production manager/Bench jeweler at Chris Aire Fine Jewelry and Time Pieces, Los Angeles, CA
2004-05          Teacher, Metals program, California State University Long Beach
                       Teacher, Jewelry/metals program, Pasadena City College
2001-02          Graduate Assistant for Jewelry/Metalsmithing program and University Gallery, San Diego State
                       University
​1998-99          Lab Assistant, Jewelry/Metalsmithing program, San Diego State University
Honors & Awards

​2017             Finalist, Silver/Vermeil Jewelry, 2017 NICHE Awards
2016             Distinction in Jewelry award winner at CraftBoston Holiday Show, The society of Arts and Crafts, Hynes Convention                      Center, Boston, MA
2003             Honorable Mention, Cheongju International Craft Biennale 2003
                     Finalist, Jewelry: Fine with Stones, NICHE 2003 Student Awards Competition
                     Finalist, Wood, NICHE 2003 Student Awards Competition 
​2002             Women’s Jewelry Association Scholarship 
                     Paul A. Lingren Family Memorial Scholarship
2001             Women’s Jewelry Association Scholarship
                     Paul A. Lingren Family Memorial Scholarship
                     Winner, Jewelry: Fine, NICHE 2001 Student Awards Competition
                     Finalist, Fashion Accessories, NICHE 2001 Student Awards Competition
2000             Honorable Mention, 2000 Student Silversmiths Competition
                     Finalist, Non-wearable, Sculptural Metal, NICHE 2000 Student Awards Competition
1999             SNAG Educational Endowment Scholarship for Minority Students
                     California Federation of Mineralogical Societies’ Scholarship
                     Second place, Fashion Fetish: The Wearable Arts
                     San Diego State University scholarship, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Island, MN
Publications

​​2017            MJSA Journal, Playing Favorites: Solitude, July 2017, Attleboro, MA 
2016            Michigan Silversmith Guild: Jewelry + Objects, MI
​2006            500 Necklaces, Lark Books Publications, New York, NY
                    The Art and Craft of Making Jewelry:A Complete Guid to Essential Techniques, Joanna Goldberg
2003            Art Jewelry Today, Dona Z. Meilach, Schiffer Publications
2002            Exhibition in Print 2002, Metalsmith Magazine, August 2002
​​2001            Textile Techniques in Metal, Arline M. Fisch, Lark Books, New York, NY
2009               Studio Jewelry Show, The Altered Space Gallery, Venice, CA
                       del Mano Gallery, LA, CA
                       Annual KCAA(Korean Catholic Artists Association) group exhibition, Lee & Lee Gallery, LA, CA
                       State-of-the-Art, a group exhibition, Taboo Gallery, San Diego, CA
2008               Annual KCAA(Korean Catholic Artists Association) group exhibition, Lee & Lee Gallery, LA, CA
2007               Annual KCAA(Korean Catholic Artists Association) group exhibition, Lee & Lee Gallery, LA, CA
2006               Annual KCAA(Korean Catholic Artists Association) group exhibition, Lee & Lee Gallery and 
                       Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels, LA, CA
​2005               Nouvelle Nuptials, an invitational group exhibition, San Francisco Museum of Craft and Design, SF, CA
                       Fresh Air from Korea, a traveling group exhibition, Velvet da Vinci, San Francisco, CA
                       Facere Jewelry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA The Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
                       Candlestick Show, an invitational group exhibition, YAW Gallery, Birmingham, MI
2004               Elements of 5, an invitational group exhibition, Sculpture to Wear, Santa Monica, CA
                       Holiday Show, a group exhibition, Gallery Mathes, Terre Haute, IN 
                       Fresh Air from Korea, a traveling group exhibition, SOFA New York, New York, NY
                       The Works Gallery, Philadelphia, PA Sam Shaw Gallery, Northeast Harbor, ME
                       Sculpture to Wear, Santa Monica, CA Andora Gallery, Carefree, AZ
​2003               The Holiday Show, a group exhibition, Taboo Gallery, San Diego, CA
                       Teapot Redefined, a group exhibition presented by Mobilia Gallery, SOFA Chicago 2003, Chicago, NE
                       Cheongju International Craft Biennale 2003, Cheongju Arts Center, Cheongju, South Korea
                       Memphis in May: Contemporary Korean Metalwork, National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis, TN
                       The Bracelet, a group exhibition by YAW Gallery, SOFA NYC 2003, Yaw Gallery, Birmingham, MI
                       SNAG National Student Juried Exhibition, San Francisco campus of CCAC, San Francisco, CA
                       bigLITTLE, Craft & Cultural Arts Gallery, Oakland, CA 
2002               Textile Techniques in Metal, a group exhibition, Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA
                       Enchantment, solo MFA exhibition, Flor y Canto Gallery, San Diego, CA
                        Innovative Tools for Personal Use, 3M and SNAG Competition, The Center for Visual Arts, Denver, CO
                        Future Prospects, SNAG National Student Juried Exhibition, The Center for Visual Arts, Denver, CO
                        Craftforms 2001, a National Juried Exhibition of Fine Contemporary Crafts, Wayne Art Center, Wayne, PA 
​2001                SNAG National Student Juried Exhibition, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
                        Tiara Will Be Worn, juried group exhibition, James Center Atrium, Richmond, VA
​2000                Metalicious: SDSU Metals Graduate Student Exhibition, Flor y Canto Gallery, San Diego, CA
                        Chain Reaction, Textile Art Center and McHenry County College, Chicago, IL
1999                SNAG National Student Juried Exhibition, Maryville University of St. Louis, St. Louis, MO 
                        Fashion Fetish: The Wearable Arts, Escondido Municipal Gallery, Escondido, CA
​1998                SNAG National Student Juried Exhibition, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
​1997                Pasadena City College Jewelers... No.2, The Folk Tree Collection, Pasadena, CA
​Exhibitions

2018               Durango Arts Center's 42nd Annudal Juried Exhibition. Juried Exhibition, Durango Art Center, Durango, CO
                       KCSB(Korean Cultural Society of Boston) Exhibition, Lexington, MA
2017               Finalist, Silver/Vermeil Jewelry, 2017 NICHE Awards
                       Hee Gallery, Group Exhibition, Holliston, MA
​2016               The /kyoob/ Exhibition, Juried Exhibition, The Annex Gallery at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, The Jodee Harris Gallery                        at Seton Hill University, The BNY Mellon Satelite Gallery of Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh, PA
                       Jewelry + Objects Exhibition, Juried Exhibition, Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center, Bloomfield, MI
                        KCSB(Korean Cultural Society of Boston) Exhibition, Lexington, MA 
2015               Craft Forms 2015, 21st Annual International Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Craft, Wayne, PA
​                       WE ARE SNAG: Contemporary Smiths, Online Exhibiion
                       The Power and the Beauty, Juried Exhibition, Alchemy 9.2.5., Belmont, MA 
​2014               WE ARE SNAG: Identity, Online Exhibition
                       Exploring Pieces from Korea , Soo Rye Art Gallery, Rye, NH                  
                       KCSB (Korean Cultural Society of Boston) Exhibition, Lexington, MA                 
                       TOP Jewels National Jewelry Design Exhibition, Durango Arts Center, Durango, CO
2013​               Craft Forms 2013, 19th Annual International Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Craft, Wayne, PA
                       KCSB (Korean Cultural Society of Boston) Exhibition, Lexington, MA
2010               Points of Departure, Helen Shirk’s retirement exhibition, invited artist, Jackson Gallery, San Diego, CA
Craft Shows

2019         Paradise City Arts Festivals Spring Show, Royal Plaza Trade Center, Marlborough, MA
2018         Paradise City Arts Festivals November Show, Royal Plaza Trade Center, Marlborough, MA
                 Art Providence Holiday Show, Rhode Island Convention Center, Providence, RI
                 Craft Boston Holiday Show, The Society of Arts and Crafts, Hynes Convention Center, Boston, MA
2017         Art Providence Holiday Show, Rhode Island Convention Center, Providence, RI
                 Craft Boston Holiday Show, The Society of Arts and Crafts, Hynes Convention Center, Boston, MA
2016         Distinction in Jewelry award winner at Craft Boston Holiday Show, The Society of Arts and Crafts, 
                 Hynes Convention Center, Boston, MA