Gregory Bae received his MFA at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2012, and BFA at the Rhode Island School of Design in 2007. He was in residencies in South Carolina at Hub-Bub; in South Korea at the Seoul Museum of Art Nanji Residency Program and at the Cheungju Art Studio. He has had exhibitions in Chicago, New York City, St. Paul, Salt Lake City, Spartanburg, Rome, Seoul, Busan, and Cheungju. He is the recipient of grants from The Foundation for Contemporary Arts in New York, the City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events IAP, and, recently, The Pollock-Krasner Foundation in New York. He lives and works in Chicago.