Seoul, b.1982

Uesung Lee

Uesung Lee received his BFA in Fine Art Education from Inha University in Incheon, Korea, and his MFA from the Glasgow School of Art, Scotland, UK. Lee’s solo exhibitions include The Thermo°scape, project space SARUBIA, Seoul (2019) and Drawing Laboratory, Insa Art Space / ARKO Creative Academy, Seoul (2017). Lee participated in several group exhibitions, including Minus Hours, Woomin Art Center, Cheongju, Korea (2019), SongEun Art Award , SongEun Art Space, Seoul (2018), Griffin Art Prize 2016, Griffin Gallery, London (2016), A Camel is a Horse, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow (2016), Look Aboot Ye, Stirling Castel, Stirling, UK (2015), The Statement, Incheon Art Platform, Incheon, Korea (2014). He was granted by ARKO Creative Academy, Art Council Korea in 2017 and awarded the excellence prize of the 18th SongEun Art Award by...

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Biography

Uesung Lee received his BFA in Fine Art Education from Inha University in Incheon, Korea, and his MFA from the Glasgow School of Art, Scotland, UK. Lee’s solo exhibitions include The Thermo°scape, project space SARUBIA, Seoul (2019) and Drawing Laboratory, Insa Art Space / ARKO Creative Academy, Seoul (2017). Lee participated in several group exhibitions, including Minus Hours, Woomin Art Center, Cheongju, Korea (2019), SongEun Art Award , SongEun Art Space, Seoul (2018), Griffin Art Prize 2016, Griffin Gallery, London (2016), A Camel is a Horse, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow (2016), Look Aboot Ye, Stirling Castel, Stirling, UK (2015), The Statement, Incheon Art Platform, Incheon, Korea (2014). He was granted by ARKO Creative Academy, Art Council Korea in 2017 and awarded the excellence prize of the 18th SongEun Art Award by SongEun Art and Cultural Foundation in 2018.

Artworks

12

Big Bubble Wrap (큰 뽁뽁이) / Small Bubble Wrap (작은 뽁뽁이) / Useless Window (있으나 마나 한 창문), 2019

Related Categories

21st Century Art / Art of the 2010s / Asian Art / Blurring Boundaries / Communion with Space / Conceptual Art / Contemporary Asian Art / Contemporary Korean Art / Different Perspectives / Installation / Korean Art / Mixed Media Art / Mixed Media Installation / Mixed Media Sculpture / Restrained Expression / Sculpture / Sensory Experience / Seoul / Site-specific Installation / Young / Emerging Artists

Curriculum Vitae

Education

  • MFA, Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow, Scotland

  • BFA, Fine Art Education, Inha University, Incheon, Korea

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2019

    The Thermo°scape, project space SARUBIA, Seoul

  • 2017

    Drawing Laboratory, Insa Art Space / ARKO Creative Academy, Seoul

Selected Group Exhibitions

  • 2019

    Minus Hours, Woomin Art Center, Cheongju, Korea

  • 2018

    SongEun Art Award, SongEun Art Space, Seoul

  • 2016

    Griffin Art Prize 2016, Griffin Gallery, London

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Curriculum Vitae

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Education

  • MFA, Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow, Scotland

  • BFA, Fine Art Education, Inha University, Incheon, Korea

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2019

    The Thermo°scape, project space SARUBIA, Seoul

  • 2017

    Drawing Laboratory, Insa Art Space / ARKO Creative Academy, Seoul

Selected Group Exhibitions

  • 2019

    Minus Hours, Woomin Art Center, Cheongju, Korea

  • 2018

    SongEun Art Award, SongEun Art Space, Seoul

  • 2016

    Griffin Art Prize 2016, Griffin Gallery, London

  • A Camel is a Horse, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow

  • 2015

    Look Aboot Ye, Stirling Castel, Stirling, UK

  • 2014

    The Statement, Incheon Art Platform, Incheon, Korea

Grants/Awards

  • 2018

    Excellence Prize, The 18th SongEun Art Award, SongEun Art and Cultural Foundation

  • 2017

    ARKO Creative Academy, Art Council Korea