Yujin Lee (b. 1986 in Daegu, Korea)

EDUCATION
2015 MFA in Visual Arts, Columbia University, School of the Arts
2009 BFA in Painting, Cornell University, School of Architecture, Art, and Planning

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2015
TAL-AH (脫我), Gallery DOS, Seoul (KR)

2013
AIMLESS, Urban Serendipity Banjul, Seoul, (KR)
CHRONOS AND KAIROS, Morgen Contemporary, Berlin (DE)

2012
IN A VACUUM (진공상태), Gallery DOS, Seoul (KR)

2011
BENUMBED, Takt Kunstprojektraum, Berlin (DE)

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017
Becoming: 25 Hotchkiss Artists, Tremaine Art Gallery, Lakeville, CT (US)
ELEPHANT AND CASTLE, Project Space 2025, Hamburg (DE)
LESSON ZERO, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Gwacheon (KR)
THE TYRANNY OF COMMON SENSE HAS REACHED ITS FINAL STAGE, The LeRoy Neiman Gallery, New York (US)
FRIEND OF FRIEND, Pump Projects, Austin, TX (US)
DRAW/BOSTON, Sandra and David Bakalar Gallery, Boston (US)

2016
OUTSIDE TEXT, Chiang Mai University Art Center, Chiang Mai (TH)
HALLWAY HIJACK, 66 Rockwell & Brooklyn Rail, Brooklyn, NY (US)
LINES OF FLIGHT, Miriam & Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery, New York (US)

2015
NEW PRINTS 2015/AUTUMN, International Print Center New York, New York (US)
LESSON ONE: LISTEN AND REPEAT, Platform 12, Seoul (KR)
FOURTY DEGREES NORTH SEVENTY FOUR DEGREES WEST, Meou Art Space, Shanghai (CN)
SOMA DRAWING: MINDFUL MINDLESS, Seoul Olympic Museum of Art, Seoul (KR)
FLOATING POINT, Judith Charles Gallery, New York (US)
MFA THESIS EXHIBITION, Fisher Landau Center for Art, New York (US)
NEW WORK NEW YORK, St Nicks, New York (US)

2014
THE PORTRAIT SHOW, The LeRoy Neiman Gallery, New York (US)
EXPERIENCES OF WAR: AN ARTIST VIEW, Ann Street Gallery, Newburgh, NY (US)
THE RULE OF LAW AND THE RIGHT TO BE HUMAN, Athens' School of Fine Arts Gallery, Athens, (GR)
NOW & AFTER, International Video Art Festival, State Museum of GULAG, Moscow (RU)

RUND & BUNT, Projektraum Ventilator 24, Berlin (DE)

2013
FLUCTUATIONS, Recession Art, Brooklyn, NY (US)
WATER TOWER ART FEST, Sofia (BG)
PHOTOGRAVURE AT COLUMBIA, The LeRoy Neiman Gallery, New York (US)
BARTERLINES, Eloquence Itaewon Kamp, Seoul (KR)

2012
DRAWING SHOW I: NO ILLUSION, Kreuzberg Pavillon Kassel, Kassel (DE)
NORDART, Kunstwerk Carlshütte, Büdelsdorf (DE)
EVERYTHING IS INDEX, NOTHING IS HISTORY, Invisible Dog, Brooklyn, NY (US)
PEOPLE AGAINST VIOLENCE AGAINST PEOPLE, Pica Pica, Berlin (DE)

2011
INTERSECTION, Projektraum, Freies Museum, Berlin (DE)
WORLD PEACE FESTIVAL EXHIBITION, Freies Museum, Berlin (DE)
FUME EMITS, loop – raum für aktuelle kunst, Berlin (DE)

2010
ANNA STEELE AND YUJIN LEE, Alice Gryphius Cafe und Kunstraum, Berlin (DE)
MYTH HONG EMPTY ROOM PROJECT, Salon de Myth Hong, Seoul (KR)

2009
PAINTING STRUCTURE: TREE AND BOMB, Hartell Gallery, Ithaca, NY (US)
ART MADE MONEY MADE ART, Olive Tjaden Gallery, Ithaca, NY (US)

CURATORIAL WORK
2014
DRAWING SHOW II: CONNECTING DOTS, LeRoy Neiman Gallery, New York (US)
DRAWING SHOW II: CONNECTING DOTS, aquabitArt Gallery, Berlin (DE)

2012
DRAWING SHOW I: NO ILLUSION, Kreuzberg Pavillon Kassel, Kassel (DE)

PERFORMANCE / SCREENING
2017
Performance at Space/Time, Berlin (DE) *coming soon
GUEST SPEAKER (YouTube) at New York Asian Film Festival NYAFF Chat, Subway Cinema, New York (US)
ARTIST TALK (screening) hosted by Korean Students Association, Columbia University, New York (US)

2015
REPETITION AND DIFFERENCE (performance), Jewish Museum, New York (US)
L'INCONNU FESTIVAL (screening), Reflet Médicis, Paris (FR)

2012
REDEFINING POWER (performance), Salon Populaire, Berlin (DE)

AWARDS / RESIDENCIES
2017
ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE, Inside-Out Museum, Beijing (CN)
ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE, Tangerine Orchard under the Old Hackberry, Jeju Island (KR)

2015
MORTY FRANK TRAVELING FELLOWSHIP, Columbia University (US)
TEAM PRIZE, L’Inconnu Festival, Reflet Médicis, Paris (FR)

2014
TAKT GRANT, Takt Kunstprojektraum Artist-In-Residence, Berlin (DE)
DEAN’S TRAVEL GRANT, Columbia University (US)

2013
SELECTED ARTIST for berlinerpool archive (DE)

2012
SELECTED ARTIST for 7th SOMA Drawing Center Archive (KR)

2011
ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE, P:142, Berlin (DE)

2010
ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE, Takt Kunstprojektraum, Berlin (DE)

2008
THE EDITH STONE AND WALTER KING MEMORIAL PRIZE, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY (US)

2007
DAVID R. BEAN PRIZE IN FINE ART, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY (US)

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
2016
Adjunct Professor for Printmaking: Intaglio, Columbia University, New York
Visiting Artist, The Hotchkiss School, Lakeville, CT

2015
Drawing Instructor, International School of Art and Design, New York

2014
Teaching Assistant for Printmaking: Intaglio, Columbia University, New York

2013
Teaching Assistant for Printmaking: Photogravure, Columbia University, New York

OTHER WORK EXPERIENCES
2015 - 2016
Assistant printer, LeRoy Neiman Center for Print Studies, New York

2015 - 2016
Artist’s Assistant, Matthew Ritchie’s Studio, New York

2011 - 2013
Artist’s Assistant, Wolfgang Stiller’s Studio, Berlin

BIBLIOGRAPHY
2017
Selected Visual Artist, The Shanghai Literary Review Issue 1

2016
Collaborative Cognition: Yujin Lee and Nicole Maloof in conversation with ArtFile Magazine, ArtFile Magazine Emerging Artist Grant 2nd Runner Up Interview

2015
KYONG A. LEE, Yujin Lee, INKredible Issue 10, Winter/Spring 2015

2014
SARA KLKAMEL, Yujin Lee: Identity in Flux, Arts Culture Beat
MADISON FORD, SoA Student Curates Cross-disciplinary Exhibit at Neiman Gallery, Columbia Spectator

BERLINERPOOL, Yujin Lee: Project Korea, berlinerpool Arts Network & Mobile Archive

HEE-SEONG HAN, Telescope Series: 100 Drawings, an artist book

2013
BEL BORST, Girl On Fire: When Creativity Burns, Berlin Art Parasites
Association Volume 5, Cornell University

2012
RECESSION ART, Artist Interview: Yujin Lee of Everything is Index, Nothing is
History
ALLIE HAEUSSIEIN, Fan Mail: Lee Yujin, Daily Serving

2011
ANNA RUSS, About Smoke. An Interview with Yujin Lee, Berlin Art Link