Lee Lee Nam

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1969 Born Damyang Jeonnam

2013 Completed DFA courses, Graduate from College of Fine Arts, Chosun University, Korea

1995 Graduated from Chosun University, Department of Art University Ridicule



2010 22th Sun Gallery Art Award

2009 Yong Artist of the Year from The Korean Artist's Day

2005 Artist of the Year from Gwangju Museum of Art

     Gwangju Shinsegae Art Competition Grand Prize

2002 The 8th Gwangju ART Prize

     Selected as a Ha Jeong-Ung Artist


Exclusive Artist of Samsung Electronics / World Conservation Congress honorary ambassador / Gwang ju UNESCO Media Art Creative Cities Advisory Committee / Korea UNESCO Commission honorary ambassador / Artistic director of Gwangju Media Art Festival 2013 / G20 Seoul Summit Selected artists / K-ART Project Selected artists / 2014 East Asia Cultural City Video Director / Universiade Gwangju 2015 Art director


Selected Solo Exhibitions

2016  ‘At the rising of the roots’, Ando Fine Art Gallery, Bellin, Germany

      ‘Digital 水’, Suwon Ipark Museum Of Art, Suwon

Lee, Lee-Nam Selected Exhibition, Katara Art Center, Qatar

2015  MINDO, VELAZQUEZ AND ANTS, The Korea Society, New-York, USA

South Korea, Japan, China summit Media Art Exhibition, Seoul

Kigali National Holiday Exhibition, Embassy of the Republic of Korea to the Republic of Rwanda

‘Language of light’ , Gallery GMA, Seoul

Lee Lee Nam; Second Edition, Opening Festival Aisan Arts Theatre, Gwangju


2014  DILLUSION, Galerie Michael Schultz, Berlin, Germany

Heritage, Legacy and Light, UNESCO Paris, France

       Good Night Analog Good Morning Digital, Soul Art Space, Busan, Korea


2013 Nature & Gogh, Leeahn Gallery, Korea

Good Night Analog Good Morning Digital, Kwai Fun Hin Art Gallery, Hongkong   

Kalamazoo Museum of Art, Michigan, U.S


Selected Group Exhibitions

2016 ‘Gardens Of The World’, Museum Rietberg Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

'Please Return to Busan Port', Vestfossen Museum, Vernissage, Norway  

‘MOTHER-OF-PEARL LACQUERWARE FROM KOREA’, Korean Art Asian Art Museum, San Francisco, U.S.A

     Korean Genre And Figure Paintings, DDP Design Museum, Seoul

     Wonderland, Pohang Museum Of Steel Art, Pohang

     Atelie Story Exhibition, Seoul Arts Center, Hangaram Art Museum, Seoul  

Ningbo International Contemporary Art Exhibition, ningbo, china

Matiére Nouveau, opera gallery, seoul

2015 Imagining Place, Willoughby Visual Arts Biennial, Willoughby

Personal Structures - Crossing Borders, Palazzo Mora, Venice
Flowers to Forest, The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, USA

'Les Beaux-Arts Coreens (minwha) et les arts Contemporains', Passage de Retz, Paris, France

Asian design hub, Gwangju Design Biennale

Gwangju UNESCO City of Media Arts 1st Anniversary Celebration Special Exhibitions, Mugaksa


2014 START ART, London, Satchi Gallery


2013 Kobe Biennial, Kobe, Japan

      UN-IOC Forum, New York, U.S.

2012 Busan Biennale, Busan

2011 Chengdu Biennale, East Chendu-Music Park, Qingdao, China

2010 The 20th Korea and Russia relation opening media art, Bolshoi Theater, Moskva, Russia

 1st Biennale of Nanjing, Nanjing

2009  Invited Tea Culture Nations, Yale University Art Gallery, Connecticut, U.S.

      The 3rd Moscow Biennale, Moscow, Russia

      Korean Eye: Moon Generation, The Saatchi Gallery, London, U.K.

2008 The 3rd Biennale Sevilla, Alhambra Palace, Granada, Spain

2007 New Asian Waves, ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany

2006 Seoul international Media Art Biennale. Seoul

     The 6th Gwwangju Biennale Special Exhibition-Art Orchaestra, Gwangju Meseum of Art Gwangju



Cheong Wa Dae(The President of Office)

Samsung Electronics

63Building, Seoul

Bund18 Creative Center, Shanghai

Uly sigg Collection, Luzern, Switzeland

Embassy of Korea in America, Washington, USA

Yale University, Connecticut, USA

UN Headquaters, USA

Hungary cultural Center, Hungary

Hana Bank Headquarters, Seoul

Embassy of Germany in Korea, Korea

National Museum of Korea, Seoul

SK Headquarters, Seoul

Daelim Contemporary Art Museum, Seoul

Sothbys, Hong Kong

Barn Joo - New York, USA

Korean Cultural Center, China

Australia Culture Center, Australia

H.K Bank Sarasin, Hongkong

Savina Museum, Seoul

Yonsei universty, Seoul

Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul

Leeum Museum of Art, Seoul

Seoul Administrative Court, Seoul

NHN Company Building, Seoul

Gwangyang Culture and Arts Center

Wolchulmountain Sculpture Park, Youngam

Jeonnam damyang provincialcollege

Korea national open university, Gwangju

Chosun University, Gwangju

5.18 Memorial Foundation, Gwangju

Gyeungnam Museum of Art, Gyeungnam

Samsung Human Resources Development center

Geumram Streer, Gwangju

JeJu Museum of Art, JeJu

Jeunnam Museum of Art, Jeunnam

Busan Museum of Art, Busan, Korea

National Museum of Contemporary Art, Gawchein

Butterfly Museum, Hampyeong

dinosaur Museum, Haenam

Gyeonggi-do Art Gallery, YongIn

Cyan Museum, of Art, Yungchun

Gwangju MBC, Gwangju

Gwangju KBS, Gwangju

Gyeonggi-do Museum of Art, Ansan

Gwangju Metropolitan city , Gwangju