Joo Young Lee


Joo Young Lee

Joo Young Lee (b.1990, Seoul) is a multidisciplinary artist working and living in Chicago. Lee holds a BFA Sculpture degree from Pratt Institute, New York, and participated in an exchange BA program at Central Saint Martins, London.

Her work has been shown in institutions including Galapagos Art Space(New York), Steuben Gallery(New York), Seoul Art Space Seogyo(Seoul), and Hyde Park Art Center(Chicago). Lee also has participated in screenings including BlaBlaBlind at The Book Society(Seoul), Post/Natural: 98% Air at the Joan Flasch Artists’ Book Collection(Chicago) and Simulythos at MacLean Screening Room(Chicago).

Lee is a recipient of the Publication Award from the Department of Visual and Critical Studies at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Lee is currently teaching a virtual human how to dance, following pigeons, forming the land and the ocean, looking into dying plants, collecting objects of luck, and playing Godus and Gardenscape.

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