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Bul Lee

Bul Lee


Activity Seoul
Academic ability BFA in Sculpture, Hongik University, Seul
Genre sculpture, installation
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1987 BFA in Sculpture, Hongik University, Seul
Solo Exhibitions
2013  MUDAM - Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg (upcoming)
2012  Artsonje Center, Seoul
  Mori Art Museum, Tokyo
2010  PKM Trinity Gallery, Seoul
  Lehmann Maupin, New York
2009  Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris
2008  Lehmann Maupin, New York
  PKM Trinity Gallery, Seoul
2007  Domus Artium 02, Salamanca
  Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg
  PKM Gallery, Seoul
  Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, Paris
2005  Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand
  SCAI the Bathhouse, Tokyo
2004  Deitch Projects, New York
  Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney
  PKM Gallery, Seoul
2003  Japan Foundation, Tokyo
  Centre for Contemporary Arts, Glasgow
  Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Scottsdale, Arizona
  Ohara Museum of Art, Kurashiki, Japan
  Henry Art Gallery, Seattle
2002  Rodin Gallery, Samsung Museum of Art, Seoul
  Le Consortium centre d'art contemporain, Dijon
  Jean Paul Slusser Gallery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
  The Power Plant, Toronto
  Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, California
  PKM Gallery, Seoul
  New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York
  MAC, Galeries Contemporaines des Musees de Marseille, Marseille
2001  Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia
  BAWAG Foundation, Vienna
  SCAI the Bathhouse, Tokyo
  San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco
2000  Kukje Gallery, Seoul
  Fukuoka Asain Art Museum, Fukuoka
1999  Kunsthalle Bern, Bern
  Korean Pavilion, 48th Venice Biennale
1998  Artsonje Center, Seoul
1997  'Projects', Museum of Modern Art, New York
1994  'Unforgiven', A Space, Tokyo
1988  IL Gallery, Seoul
Group Exhibitions
2012  'Invisible Cities', Mass MoCA, North Adams, Massachusetts
  'BIOS-Konzepte des Lebens in der zeitgenzeitgenössischen Skulptur', Georg Kolbe Museum, Berlin
2011  Space Study, PLATEAU(formerly Rodin Gallery), Samsung Museum of Art, Seoul
  Contemporary Craft, Nw & Here, curated by CHung Joonmo, Cheongju International Craft Biennale 2011, Cheongju, Korea
  'Countdown', curated by Sungwon Kim, Culture Station Seoul 284, Seoul
2010  The Infinite Starburst of Your Cold Dark Eyes, PKM Gallery / Bartleby Bickle & Meursault, Seoul
  Itinéraires de l'élégance, entre l'Orient et l'Occident, Villa Empain, Boghossian Foundation, Brussels
  The Flower of May, Gwangju Juseum of Art, Gwangju, Korea
  New Decor, Hayward Gallery, London
  Transformation, Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo
  A Fragmentary Anatomy of Every Setting Sun, permanent installation, Hara Museum ARC, Gunmam, Japan
  New Art for a New Century: Contemporary Acquisitions, 2000-2010, Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, California
  Morality, Act VI: Remember Humanity, Witted With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam
  Fantasmagoria, le monde mythique, Les Abbatoirs, Toulouse
2009  GAGARIN, The Artists in their Own Words, Stedelijk Museum Voor Actuele Kunst, Ghent
  Void of Memory, curated by Mami Kataoka and Sunjung Kim, Platform Seoul 2009, Kimusa(Former Defense Security Command Site), Seoul
2008  Mobile Art: Chanel Contemporary Art Container, designed by Zaha Hadid, Hong Kong, travelled to Tokyo and New York.
  Fluid Street-Alone, Together, Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki
  Prospect. 1, curated by Dan Cameron, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans
  Art is for the Spirit: Works from the UBS Collection, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo
  Fragile Beauty, Museum Kunst Palast, Duesseldorf
  Life? Biomorphic Forms in Sculptrue, Kunsthaus Graz, Graz, Austria
2007  Not Only Possible, But Also Necessary: Optimism in the Age of Global War, curated by Hou Hanru, 10th International Istanbul Biennial
  Tomorrow, Artsonje Center, Seoul
  Global Feminisms, Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York
  Time Present, Time Past, Istanbul Museum of Modern art, Instanbul
2006  Uneasy Nature, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, North Carolina
  The Past Made Present: Contemporary Art and Memory, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
  Real Utopia, 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa
  100 Years of Korean Art - Part 2, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul
  Dirty Yoga, Curated by Dan Cameron, 2006 Taipei Biennial
2005  (My Private)HEROES, MARTa, Herford, Germany
  IDYL, Openluchtmuseum voor Beeldhouwkunst Middelheim, Antwerp
  California Modern, Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, California Art Unlimited, Art 36 Basel
  Baroque and Neo-Baroue: The Hell of the Beautiful, Domus Artiu, 02, Salamanca
  New Acquisitions 2004, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul
  Encounters with Modernism, National Museum of Art, Deoksugung Palace, Seoul
  Visions of the Body, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul
  Gorgeous Isn't Good Enough, Spazio Pirelli Hangar Bicocca, Milan
2004  Artes Mundi Prize, National Museum and Gallery, Cardiff
  Standing on a Bridge, Arario Gallery, Cheonan, Korea
  Inaugural exhibition, Leeum, Samsung Museum of Modern Art, Seoul
  The Nature Machine, Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane
  Anderersiets: Die Phantastik, Landesgalerie, Linz
  Why Not Live For Art?, Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery, Tokyo
  Encounters in the 21st Century: Polyphony - Emerging Resonances, 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa
2003  Girls Don't Cry, Parco Museum, Tokyo
  World rush_4 Artists, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
  The Uncanny, Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, Cananda
  Five: The Artsonje Collection, Artsonje Center, Seoul
2002  My Reality: The Culture of Anime, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati
  The Uncanny, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver
  Fusion Cuisine, Deste Foundation, Athens
  Shape, 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa
  The Uncanny, Edmonton Art Gallery, Edmonton
  Walk Around Time: Selections from the Permanent Collection, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis
  BINGO, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris
2001  Body as Byte, Kustmuseum Luzern, Luzern, Switzerland
  Connivence, Curated by Laurence Hazout-Dreyfus, 6th Biennale de Lyon
  ARS 01: Third Space, Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki
  Let's Entertain, Miami Art Museum, Miami
  My Reality: The Culture of Anime, Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York
  01.01.01: Art in Technological Times, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco
  The Collection of 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Japan
  Egofugal, Curated by Yuko Hasegawa, 7th International Istanbul Biennial
  Record All Over, 9th Biennale de l'Image en Mouvement, Musee d'art moderne et contemporain, Geneva
  Let's Entertain, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg
  My Reality: The Culture of Anime, Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines
2000  Continuum 001, Curated by Rebecca Gordon Nesbitt, Centre for Contemporary Arts, Glasgow
  Der anagrammatische Koreper, Zentrum fuer Kunst und Medientechnologie, Karlsruhe, Germany
  Zeitwenden, Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien
  Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennial, Selected by Nancy Spector, Echigo-Tsumark, Japan
  Lust Warande, De Oude Warande, Tilburg, organized by Fundament Foundation
  Shanhai Biennale, Curated by Toshio Shimizu and Hou Hanru, Shanghai Art Museum
  Slowness of Speed, Artsonje Center, Seoul
  Let's Entertain, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis
  La casa, il corpo, il cuore, National Gallery, Prague
  Tourlou, tourlou, Melina Mercouri Art Soace, Hydra, Greece
  Zeitwenden, Kuenstlerhaus Wien
  Air Air, Grimaldi Forum, Monaco
  media_city seoul, Curated by Barbara London and Jeremy Millar, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul
  Au-dela du Spectacle, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris
  Let's Entertain, Portland Art Museum, Portland
1999  Cities on the Move 5, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humblebaek, Denmark
  Hot Air, Curated by Fumio Nanjo, Granship Center, Shizuoka, Japan
  La casa, il corpo, il cuore, Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien
  Cities on the Move 7, Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki
  Cities on the Move 4, Hayward Gallery, London
  Slowness of Speed, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
  dAPERTutto, Curated by Harald Szeemann, 48th Venice Biennale
  Der anagrammatische Koreper, Kunsthaus Muerz in cooperation with Neue Galeri Graz, Austria
  Zeitwenden, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn
1998  The Natural World, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver
  Sarajevo 2000, Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig, Vienna
  Cities on the Move, Curated by Hans-Ulrich Obrist and Hou Hanru, Secession, Vienna
  Cities on the Move 2, P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center, New York
  Hugo Boss Prize 1998, Guggenheim Museum SoHo, New York
  Slowness of Speed, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
  Traffic Jam, Buero Friedrich, Mitte, Berlin
  Cities on the Move 3, capc Musee d'art contemporain, Bordeaux
1997  L'autre, Curated by Harald Szeemann, 4th Biennale de Lyon
  619 KBB 75, Car installation project with Pipilotti Rist, Georgina Starr, and others, curated by Laurence Hazout, Paris and Berlin
  Fast Forward, The Power Plant, Toronto
1996  Join Me!, Curated by Yuko Hasegawa, Spiral/Wacoal Art Center, Tokyo
  Arcos da Lapa, Public projection, Rio de Janeiro, organized by Laboratoire(Grenoble)
1995  Ssack, Artsonje Center, Seoul
  Korean Contemporary Art, 1st Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju, Korea
  Information and Reality, Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh
  Body and Recognition, Korean Culture & Arts Foundation, Seoul
  New Asian Art, Japan Foundation, Tokyo
  6th Triennale Kleinplastik, Curated by Lorand Hegyi, Suedwest LandesBank Forum, Stuttgart
1994  Technology, Environment & Information, Recycling Art Pavilion, Expo Science Park, Daejeon, Korea
  Woman: The Difference and the Power, Hankuk Museum, Seoul and Yongin, Korea
  Untitled installation and performance, Before Building, Myeong-dong, Seoul
  The Vision of the Next Generation, Seoul Arts Center, Seoul
  This Kind of Art-Dish Washing, Kumho Museum, Seoul
1993  Conversation, Performance, Proto Theater, Tokyo
  1st Asia-Pacific Triennial, Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, Australia
  Impromptu Amusement, Performance, Kunitachi Art Hall, Tokyo
  Plastic Spring, Curated by Yongwoo Lee, Duk Won Gallery, Seoul
1992  Diet: Diagramming III, Performance, Sagak Gallery, Seoul
  Year of Ears: Diagramming II, Performance, Live House Nanjang, Seoul
1991  Interaction, Five-day performance with Chino Shuichi, Suwon Castle, Korea
  Dish Washing, Sonamu Gallery, Seoul
  At the Forest of Chaos, Jahamoon Gallery, Seoul
  BIO, Space Ozone, Seoul
  DMZ: Art and Cultural Movement, Seoul Arts Center
1990  Sorry for Suffering-You Think I'm a Puppy on a Picnic, Twelve-day performance beginning in Gimpo Airport, Korea and continuing throughout various sites in Tokyo
  Artoilet II, Performance, Space Theater, Seoul
  Tokyo-Seoul Traffic, K Gallery, Tokyo
  Song of the Fish, Performance, Dong Soong Art Center, Seoul
  Sunday Seoul, Sonamu Gallery, Seoul
1989  Abortion, Performance, Dong Soong Art Center, Seoul
  Korean Installation Art Festival, Total Art Museum and Sculpture Park, Jang Heung, Korea
  Cravings, Performance, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul
1988  Point of View and Point in Time II, Batang Gol Gallery, Seoul
  U. A. O., Renoir Art Hall, Seoul
  Hong Ik Sculpture Association Annual, Korean Culture & Arts Foundation, Seoul
  Anti-Idea, Total Art Museum, Seoul
1987  Point of View and Point in Time, Batang Gol Gallery, Seoul
  Museum III, Soo Gallery, Seoul
  Museum, Kwanhoon Gallery, Seoul
  Print of Concept, P&P Gallery, Seoul

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