Kakyoung Lee works with moving images, print, drawing, and installation. She received a BFA and MFA from Hong-Ik University, Seoul and Purchase College, NY (MFA). Lee has been invited to many group shows worldwide such as at the Drawing Center, the Lower East Side Print Shop, the Museum of Modern Art, the Queens Museum, New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Mass MoCA, Kunsthalle Bremen in Germany, and the Seoul Arts Center in Korea including recent solo shows at Mary Ryan gallery, NY and Brain Factory gallery, Seoul, 2012. As a recent participant in Art Omi International residency program, Ghent, NY, she has also held residencies at the Marie Walsh Sharpe Space Program, Brooklyn; Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, NY; the MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, NH; the Lower East Side Printshop, NYC; and the Jamaica Center for Arts &Learning, NY. Lee is a recipient of awards from the Pollock Krasner Foundation grant, the Korea Arts Foundation of America award for Visual Arts, and the AHL foundation Visual arts, NYC. Lee's works are in the collections of McNay Art Museum, TX, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC, Cleveland Museum of Art in Ohio, and Library of Congress, Washington D.C. among others.
If you would like to see more of Kakyoung's work, please visit her website at Kakyounglee.com
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All images Courtesy of the artist and RYAN LEE, New York