Mingwei Lee is a contemporary Taiwan born artist, that currently lives and works between new York and Berkeley. He was born in 1964,  in 1993 at the California College of Arts, he took a Bachelor Degree of Fine Arts with Honors in Textile Arts, and then in 1997 he attended the Yale University In Fine Arts and a MFA in sculpture. He currently lives and works between new York City and Berkeley, USA.

Lee Mingwei
Lee Mingwei
Taiwan, 1964

Past Exhibitions

Open at Night – Festival of Lights

Villa Medici 16/12/2017 — 28/01/2018

Solo Shows


“Lee Mingwei and His Relations”, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, New Zealand

“The Moving Garden, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia

“Between Going and Staying”, Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art, Manchester, UK

“Lee Mingwei: Sonic Blossom”, The Metropolitan Museum of Arts, New York, USA
” Lee Mingwei and His Relations”, Taipei Museum of Fine Arts. Taiwan
“Sonic Blossom”, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, MA

Group Shows


“Viva Arte Viva”, 57th Venice Biennale, Venice , Italy

“Middle of Now | Where”, Honolulu Biennial, Honolulu, HI

“Listen Hear: The Art of Sound”, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston, MA

“Person of the Crowd”, The Barnes Foundation, Philadelphia, PA

Contacts & Details

City of birth: Taiwan Country of birth: Taiwan Date of birth: 1964 Lives in: New York, Berkley, USA