SUNY Purchase School of Art+Design welcomes Kakyoung Lee on October 24th for a talk on her works with moving images, print, drawing, and installation. Lee received a BFA and MFA from Hong-Ik University in Seoul and an MFA from Purchase College, SUNY.
Lee’s work has been included in group shows at the Drawing Center, the Lower East Side Print Shop, the Museum of Modern Art, the Queens Museum, Mass MoCA, Kunsthalle Bremen in Germany, and the Seoul Arts Center in Korea, and recent solo shows at Mary Ryan Gallery in New York and the Brain Factory in Seoul. She was a participant in the Marie Walsh Sharpe Space Program, and also had residencies at Yaddo (Saratoga Springs, NY), the MacDowell Colony (Peterborough, NH), the Lower East Side Print Shop (NYC), and the Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (New York). 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 Art Competition. Lee’s works are in the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Library of Congress in Washington D.C., among others.
The School of Art+Design Visiting Artist Lecture Series brings to campus noted artists, curators, critics and historians who share their perspectives and expertise on their own work and provide insight into current issues facing the contemporary artist and designer.
WHEN: Wednesday, October 24th at 6:30PM
WHERE: Visual Arts Building | RM 1016