Soyung Lee is interested in reflecting the aspects on how the culture and lifestyle of a region is related in an individual’s history, conflict, and sensibilities. She graduated from the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, US, with a BFA and from Korea National University of Arts with an MFA. Over the years, she participated in artist residencies as Sumu Arte (Finland, 2008), Yaddo (US, 2008), MacDowell Colony Fellowship (US, 2009), The National Art Studio Changdong (Korea, 2010), New Zero Art Space (Myanmar, 2014), Videotage Fuse Artist Residency (Hong Kong, 2015), Swatch Art Peace Hotel Residency in Shanghai (China, 2016) and has participated in several solo and group exhibitions.

Solo Shows

2017
Don’t Look Back, 4트ㄱ004, Sewoon Electronic Plaza, Seoul, South Korea

2016
Displaced, Videotage, Cattle Depot Artist Village, Hong Kong, China

2015
Doubtful Nest, Boan Art Space, Seoul, South Korea

Group Shows

2017
Final Fantasy, HITE Collection Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
Museum Zoo, Seoul National University Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea
Family Report, Gyeonggi Modern Museum of Art, Ansan, South Korea
Haneul Bonpuri, Jaha Museum, Seoul, South Korea

2016
Cartography of the Real, National Museum of Fine Arts, Almaty, Kazakhstan

2014
Unfinished Narrative, Korean Cultural Centre India, New Delhi, India
Adventurer, Tourist, The Resistance, Space O’NewWall, Seoul, South Korea
Water Tower Art Fest, Sofia, Bulgaria

2013
Our Hesitant Dialogues, Art Sonje Center, Seoul, South Korea
THE FUTURE IS COMING FROM ALL DIRECTIONS, Gallery175, Seoul, South Korea

2012
Let Them Be Frail, Gallery Jungdabang Project, Seoul, South Korea
A cabinet in the Washing Machine, Seodaemun-gu Recycling Center, Seoul, South Korea