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b. Korea, 1975

  • EDUCATION

    • 2008

      • Ph. D. Dept. of Photography, Graduate School of Joong-Ang University, Seoul, Korea
    • 2006

      • MFA Dept. of Photography, Graduate School of Joong-Ang University, Seoul, Korea
    • 2003

      • BFA Dept. of Photography, College of Arts, Joong-Ang University, Seoul, Korea
  • ACADEMIC POSTS

    • 2011–present

      • Assistant Professor, Department of Photography/Film, Kyung-Il University, Gyeongsan, Korea
    • 2008–09

      • Adjunct Professor, Korea University of Media Arts, Sejong, Korea
    • 2006–10

      • Visiting Lecturer, Joong-Ang University, Seoul, Korea
      • Visiting Lecturer, Kyung-Il University, Gyeongsan, Korea
  • SOLO EXHIBITIONS

    • 2017

      • Savina Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea
      • Tree…, Yossi Milo Gallery, New York, NY
    • 2016

      • Memories of Work, Atelier of Memories, Daegu, Korea
    • 2015

      • Trees, CONTACT Gallery, Toronto, Canada
      • Tree, Allen Lambert Galleria, Toronto, Canada
    • 2014

      • 798 Photo Gallery, Beijing, China
      • Trees, Galerie Wouter van Leeuwen, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    • 2012

      • Jungmiso, Seoul, Korea
    • 2010

      • Sungkok Art Museum, Seoul, Korea
    • 2009

      • Tree, Yossi Milo Gallery, New York, NY
    • 2008

      • Gallery Zandari, Seoul, Korea
    • 2007

      • Alternative Art Space Factory, Seoul, Korea
  • GROUP EXHIBITIONS

    • 2017

      • Visions of Nature, Kunst Haus Wien, Wien, Germany
      • Triennial Exhibition, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
    • 2016

      • The Secret Garden, Seoul Museum, Seoul, Korea
      • As the Moon Waxes and Wanes: MMCA 30 Years 1986-2016, The National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea
      • Korean Contemporary Art in Moscow, Vystavka Dostizheniy Narodnogo Khozyaystva, Moscow, Russia
      • Public to Private: Photography in Korean Art since 1989, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea
      • Being in Nature, Museum San, Wonju, Korea
    • 2014

      • Busan Biennale, Inhabiting the World, Busan Museum of Art, Busan, Korea
      • AICA International Congress South Korea 2014, Suwon Hwaseong Cultural Festival, Hwaseong Haenggung Palace, Suwon, Korea
      • Encuentros Abiertos - Festival of Light, Recoleta Cultural Center, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    • 2013

      • Constructed Visions: New Media from Korea, Pacific Asia Museum, Pasadena, CA
      • Venice Biennale, The Encyclopedic Palace, The National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Korea, Spazio Lightbox, Venice, Italy
    • 2012

      • Festival des Arts Visules de Vevey, France
    • 2011

      • Photo Festival Seoul 2011, The Detour Of The Real, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
      • In Focus: The Tree, J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA
    • 2010

      • Summer Staged, Foley Gallery, New York, NY
      • Transphotographiques 2010, Transphotographiques, Lille, France
    • 2009

      • FotoTriennale Denmark, Brandts Museet for Fotokunst, Odense, Denmark
      • The Tree, James Cohan Gallery, Shanghai, China
      • Fuglsang Kunstmuseum, Toreby Lolland, Denmark
      • Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
      • Jeju Museum of Art, Jeju, Korea
      • Museum of Photography, Seoul, Korea
    • 2008

      • Kumho Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
      • Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts, Kiyosato, Japan
      • Art Company, Inter-Alia, Seoul, Korea
      • Gallery Ssamzie, Seoul, Korea
    • 2007

      • Gana Art Forum Space, Seoul, Korea
      • Gallery Zandari, Seoul, Korea
      • Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China
      • Gallery Lux, Seoul, Korea
  • GRANTS AND AWARDS

    • 2014

      • LIG Artist Residency Program in New York City
    • 2013

      • Red Dot Award, Communications Design
    • 2008

      • The National Art Studio, National Museum of Contemporary Art Korea
    • 2007

      • Culture & Arts Fund, The Arts Council Korea
    • 2006

      • Photograph Critique Award, Committee of Photograph Critique Award
    • 2005

      • Young Photographer Award, Photo Artist Society of Korea
  • COLLECTIONS

      • Daegu Art Museum, Daegu, Korea
      • Gyeonggi Museum of Modern Art, Gyeonggi, Korea
      • Hermes Collection, Paris, France
      • J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA
      • Museum of Contemporary Art, Salta, Argentina
      • Museo Provincial de Bellas Artes Franklin Rawson, San Juan, Argentina
      • National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
      • National Library of France, Paris, France
      • National Museum of Contemporary Art, Korea, Gyeonggi, Korea
      • Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow, Russia
      • Seoul National University Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
      • Statoil Art Collection, Stavanger, Norway
  • SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

    • 2015

      • Spring, Jenny Moussa, ed. “Unexpected Art.” Chronicle Books: San Francisco, CA 2015 [book]
    • 2013

      • Heyman, Stephen. “Treescapes.” The New York Times Style Magazine 3 May 2013
    • 2012

      • “Myoung Ho Lee, Interview.” Smith Journal September 2012
      • English, Alex. “Tree by Myoung Ho Lee.” Yen 17 July 2012
    • 2010

      • Orion [Cover], March/April 2010.
    • 2009

      • Kilston, Lyra. “Myoung Ho Lee at Yossi Milo Gallery, New York.” Art on Paper September-October 2009.
      • Wolff, Rachel. “Turning Over a New Leaf” [cover]. ARTnews April 2009.
      • “Myoung Ho Lee” [review]. The New Yorker 13 April 2009.
      • Seymour, Corey. “An Avedon for Arborphiles.” GQ March 2009.
      • Myers, William. “Cartier-Bresson at His Best: A snapshot of that show and others around New York” [review]. The Wall Street Journal 28 March 2009.
      • Donoghue, Katy. “Myoung Ho Lee at Yossi Milo.” Whitewall Magazine 27 March 2009.
    • 2008

      • Casper, Jim. “Myoung Ho Lee: Tree” [portfolio]. Foam Magazine #15 Summer 2008.