Artist: Hyun Lee

About

Profile

Born In Seoul, Korea

Live in North Carolina, USA

Working Experience

Bench Jeweler @ Richard & West (Rochester, NY) — 2004-2005

Artist Assistant @Leonard Urso Studio (Rochester, NY) — 2003-2004

Teaching Assistant @ Rochester Institute of Technology  — 2003

Guest Metal Artist @ Gallery ARTINUS (Seoul, Kokea) — 2000-2002

Guest Metal Artist @ Gallery Jong-No (Seoul, Korea)  — 1999-2000

Teaching Assistant @ Konkuk University (Seoul, Korea)  — 1999-2001

Sample Designer @ Jewelry NEED (Seoul, Korea) — 1999-2001

Education

Gemological Institute of America with G.D  — 2010

Gemological Institute of America with A.J.P — 2009

Gemological Institute of America with G.P — 2008

Master of Fine Art from Rochester Institute of Technology

                                                   : School of American Craft (Rochester, NY, U.S.A)— 2005

Master of Fine Art from KonKuk University : Metal Craft & Jewelry (Seoul, Korea)  — 2001

Bachelor of Fine Art from Konkuk University: Metal Craft (Seoul, Korea)  — 1999

Art Shows and Exhibitions

INTERSECTION Art Exhibit @ Gallery ALCHEMY (Charlotte, NC) — 2019

Green Earth @ Gallery Bing (Seoul, Korea) — 2011

The 3rd Group of Metalsmith @ multiple locations (Seoul, Korea) — 1999-2011

The Korean Metalsmith @ Fukuoka Asian Art Museum (Fukuoka, Japan) — 2005

Cheongju International Craft Biennale : Adventure of Craft in the 21th Century

    (Cheongju, Korea) — 2005

Dance+Metal-Artists’ Tool Story @ Gallery I (Seoul, Korea) — 2005

Inspired by Light @ Gallery r (Rochester, NY) — 2004

H Lee’s Thesis Show @ Bevier Gallery (Rochester, NY) — 2004

Emerging Artists @ Society for Contemporary Craft (Pittsburgh, PA) — 2004

Hyun Jung Lee’s First Solo Show @ Gana Art Space (Seoul, Korea) — 2001

A Wishing Gift Show @ KOEX (Seoul, Korea) — 2000

Thanks+Giving Show @ INSA Art Center (Seoul, Korea) — 2000

Korea Contemporary Jewelry Show @ Gana Art Space & ILMIN Museum

(Seoul, Korea) — 1999~ 2001

Korea Modern Art Show @ KIDP (Seoul, Korea) — 1998-1999

31+1, Lover’s Gift Show @ Gallery Fine (Seoul, Korea) — 1999

Haeirbin International Art Show (Haeirbin City Museum, China) — 1998

Thesis

Coexisting, Rochester Institute of Technology (Rochester, NY) — 2005

Metal Expression : “A Large Group of People”,  Konkuk University (Seoul, Korea) — 2001

Articles

The Art of Craft, Richard Huntington, Buffalo News Oct 15, 2005

Western New York Collection, Cindy Sherman, Buffalo State College News — 2004