Artist

STAFF_ARTIST_PRINCIPAL 김지영
김지영 Kim Jiyoung Principal
  • Graduated from the Vaganova Ballet Academy in 1996
  • Joined the KNB in 1997
  • Joined the Dutch National Ballet as Grand Sujet in 2002
  • Was promoted to Soloist in 2005 and Principal in 2007
  • Rejoined the KNB 2009 as Principal
  • 1998 Bronze Medal, USA International Ballet Competition
  • 1998 1st Prize(Duo with Yon-geol Kim),8th Paris International Dance Competition
  • 1998 Best New Artist award, The Korea Ballet Association
  • 1999 Hwa-Gwan, Order of Culture Merit, Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism
  • 2001 Silver Prize and The Award of the Best Inspiration, Kazan International Ballet Competition
  • 2001 Prima Ballerina Prize, The Korea Ballet Association
  • 2007 Alexandra Radius Prize, Het Nationale Ballet
  • 2012 Nominated for Benois de la Danse
  • 2013 Best Dance & Acting award, The Korean Association of Dance Critics and Researchers
  • 2017 Best Acting award, The 3rd SAC Awards