Jungeun Kim (J.e.) is a choreographer, dancer and digital media designer. Her works have been shown around the US, Europe and Asia at venues including the Merriam Theater, Taubman Museum of Art, Movement Research at the Judson Church, Gibney Dance and Torino Esposizioni. As a dancer and digital media designer, she has worked with artists such as Boris Charmatz, Yvonne Meier, Amanda K. Miller, Sarah Skaggs, Thomas F. DeFrantz/SLIPPAGE, Susan Rethorst, Helen Simoneau Danse, Yangkeun Kim/Garion Dance Company and Jane Comfort & Co.
She has participated in a number of interdisciplinary collaborations with musicians and visual artists. In 2015 she was selected to participate in Design Philadelphia/Pearl Street Passage in collaboration with PJA Architecture, EwingCole, and B Fabrication. She collaborates frequently with composer, Lucas Brown.
J.e. is a self-taught web designer and has worked with many artists to develop their websites such as Widman/Davis Dance and Ashani Dances. J.e. has been a guest artist at Dickinson College, the American Dance Festival, Hollins University, UArts Pre-College Summer Institute, and The Modern Dance Promotion of Korea. In the Summer of 2017, she was invited to attend Documenta 14 and Münster Sculpture Project in Germany by the Pew Center for Arts & Heritage.
J.e. began her formal dance studies at age 18 at Soong Eui Women’s College and Hansung University. She holds a MFA in Dance from Hollins University under the direction of Donna Faye Burchfield and a MALS in Visual and Performing Arts from Hollins University. She has been a member of the faculty at The University of the Arts, School of Dance since 2012. J.e. hails from Seoul, South Korea.