About

youngjoo_lee@hotmail.com

Born in Seoul, Korea

MFA Sculpture, Yale school of art, Yale University

Meisterschuelerin in Film, Städelschule, Frankfurt a. M., Germany

BFA Painting, Hongik Arts University, Korea

 

Selected Exhibitions / Screenings

2017

In a Nutshell, Medrar for Contemporary art, Cairo, Egypt

F(r)act or Fiction, Special commission, New Haven Armory, Artspace New Haven, USA

New Filmmakers film festival, New York, USA

The Sands, Essex Flowers, New York, USA

8th Cairo Video Festival, Medrar for Contemporary art, Cairo, Egypt

MFA sculpture thesis exhibition, Green hall gallery, Yale school of art, New Haven, CT

 

2016

Korean American Film Festival, Official Selection, New York, USA

Merry Go Round, Yve Yang Gallery, Boston, USA

2015 Platform Artist-in-Residence Final Exhibition, Incheon Art Platform

 

2015

Esoterica, Yale school of art, Green Hall Gallery, New Haven, USA

Videomixer, Yale school of art, Green Hall Gallery, New Haven, USA

오토세이브 AUTOSAVE , 커먼센터 Common Center, Seoul, KR

서로 아무런 관계도 없는 존재들의 비평행적 진화 , 인천아트플랫폼 Incheon Art Platform, Incheon, KR

두개의 방 , 스페이스 원 Space One, Seoul, KR

Untitled, Galerie Heike Strewlow, Frankfurt a. M., Germany

 

2014

상태참조 Condition Reference, 교역소 Gyoyokso, Seoul, KR

Fake Hikers, MMCA 창동 레지던시, Seoul, KR

Synthetic Zero Event, Bronx Art Space, New York

IBUG art, Westsächsisches Textilmuseum, Crimmitschau, Germany

The Survivors, Basis Projektraum, Frankfurt a. M.

Systematic longing, perfect waiting, Opelvillen Labor, Rüsselsheim, Germany

 

2013

Curitiba Biennial for Contemporary Art, Curitiba, Brazil

LIMBO- Performance, GALERIA PROJECTO, Cerveira Biennial, Portugal

Lummerland 2, Kostka Gallery, Meetfactory, Prague, Czech Republic

In Bewegung, screening, Kunsthaus Bregenz, Austria

Say my name say, Absolventenausstellung, MMK Zollamt, Frankfurt, Germany

 

2012

REFLEXÕES SOBRE O FUTURO, Museum of Contemporary Art of  Paraná, Curitiba, Brazil

It, NoMad, Projekt-Display Window, Frankfurt am Main, Germany (solo)

Lichter Fim Festival / Lichter Art Award, Frankfurt a. M., Germany

Lumminale, Collective Video Bohai, Offenbach a. M., Germany

SONiK Fest 5& Synthetic Zero Event, Ran Tea House, Brooklyn, NY, USA

 

2011

Open Doors, Atelier Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Testing Stages, HAU2, Berlin, Germany

Into Her, Atelier Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main, Germany (solo)

Lummerland 1, Toves Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

BEST OF BEST OF BEST OF. Video Group show, Berlin, Stuttgart, Germany

Synthetic Zero Event Film& Performance, Bronx Art Space, NYC, USA

 

2010

March/June Synthetic Zero Event Film& Performance, Bronx Art Space, NYC, USA

2010 Haarzauber, Elisabethenstr. 11-13, Frankfurt a. M. Germany

 

2009

Synthetic Zero Event Film & Performance, Synthetic Zero, NYC, USA

 

2008

Scope, Hongik Arts Univ. Seoul, Korea

Synthetic Zero Event Film & Performance, Synthetic Zero, NYC, USA

Movement, Zero Field, 798 Arts District, Beijing, China

 

Fellowship / Awards

2017 Incheon Art Platform International Residency Program

2016 Alice Kimball English Traveling Fellowship

2015-17 Fulbright Scholarship, Film & video

2013 Hessische Filmförderung, Animationsfilm (Hessen Film Funding, Animation film)

2010-12 DAAD Künstler Stipendium (German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Artist Scholarship)

 

Residency

2017 Sanskriti Foundation, New Delhi, India

2015 인천아트플랫폼 6기 단기 입주작가 Incheon Art Platform, Performing Arts,          Incheon, South Korea

2014 Artist in Residence, Opelvillen Labor, Rüsselsheim

2013 AIR Program, MeetFactory, Prague, Czech Republic

2013 Artist Residency, Curitiba Biennial, Curitiba, Brazil

 

Visiting Artist talks & teaching experience

2017-18 Visiting Artist talk & workshop, CCAM, Yale University, New Haven

2017 Visiting Artist lecture, IICD College of Craft and Design, Jaipur, India

2017 Blended Reality Graduate Fellow workshop, DMCA, Yale University, New Haven

2017 Teaching assistant, Sound art, Yale University

2015 Black sheep Lecture #70, RAT school of art, Seoul, KR

2013 Visiting artist workshop at Federal University of Paraná (UFPR)

 

Other Projects

2011-2012 Operator of Projekt Display Window, NoMad, Frankfurter Kunstverein

2011-2012 Technical advisor, Kulturzeit (Escape from Camp14), ZDF