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Hyungkoo Lee

Hyungkoo Lee

1969 (b. Pohang )

Activity Seoul
Academic ability M.F.A. Yale University, New Haven, CT, U.S.A.
Genre sculpture, installation
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Artist Profiles

2002 M.F.A. Yale University, New Haven, CT, U.S.A.
1998 B.F.A. HongIk University, Seoul, Korea
Solo Exhibitions
2012  Face Trace, Gallery Skape, Seoul, Korea View Exhibition
2010  EYE TRACE, DOOSAN Gallery, Seoul, Korea View Exhibition
2008  Animatuseum, ARARIO NEW YORK, New York, NY, U.S.A.
  Animatus, Natural History Museum, Basel, Switzerland
2007  The Homo species, Korean Pavillion, Giardini, Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
2006  ANIMATUS, ARARIO GALLERY, Cheonan, Korea View Exhibition
2004  THE OBJECTUALS, Sungkok Art Museum, Seoul, Korea View Exhibition
Group Exhibitions
2012  Superhuman, Wellcome Collection, London, UK
  Murderme Collection Exhibition, Pinacoteca Agnelli, Turin, Italy
  Keeping It Real : Korean Artists in the Age of Multi-Media Representation, CU Art Museum, Colorado, USA
  Thoughts on Body, Soma Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
2011  BAD exhibition, Pin Gallery, Beijing, China
2010  Artist's Body, space*c, Seoul, Korea
  Plastic Garden- Korean Contemporary Art, Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai, China
2009  Extreme Frontiers, Urban Frontiers, Institute Valencia d'Art Modern, Valencia, Spain
  Mythologies, Haunch of Venison, London, UK
  D AiR-Hyungkoo Lee, Suejin Chung, Uram Choe, DOOSAN Gallery New York, NY, U.S.A.
  VRAOUM!, La Maison Du Rouge, Paris, France
  Read and feel the pictures, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
2008  GSK Contemporary, Royal Academy of arts, London, UK
  METAMORPHOSES Korean Trajectories, Espace Louis Vuitton, Paris, France
2007  Contemporary Korean Art: Wonderland, National Art of Museum China, Beijing, China
2006  Art Spectrum, Leeum, Seoul, Korea
  Give Me Shelter, Union Gallery, London, UK
  ALLLOOKSAME? Art China Korea Japan Art, Fondazione Sandretto re Rabaudengo, Turin, Italy
2005  Visions of the Body, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
2004  The Joan Mitchell Foundation 2002 & 2003 MFA Grant Recipients, Cue Art Foundation Gallery, New York, U.S.A.
  Young Artist from Korea, China, and Japan, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Gwacheon, Korea
  Out the Window : Spaces of Distraction, Project Space Zip, Seoul Korea
  Out the Window : Spaces of Distraction, The Japan Foundation Forum, Tokyo, Japan
2003  Fake& Fantasy, Art Center Nabi, seoul, Kora
  Beauty, Sungkok Art Museum, Seoul, Korea
  Pleasure Factory, The seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
  Energy, Project Space Zip, Seoul, Korea
2002  2001 The Wight Biennial, The New Wight Gallery, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, U.S.A.
  M.F.A.Thesis Exhibition, Yale University School of Art, New Haven, CT, U.S.A.
2009  Gyeonggi Creation Center, 2009 Pilot Program, Ansan, Gyeonggi-do, Korea
  DOOSAN Residency, New York, NY, U.S.A.
2003  SSamziespace Studio Program, Seoul, Korea
2001  Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME, U.S.A.
2007  The 39th National Awards for 'Today's Korean Young Artists', Seoul, Korea
2002  Joan Mitchell Foundation Award, New York, NY, U.S.A.

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