Curriculum Vitae

Education

Johnson State College, Vermont, USA (M.F.A)

University of British Columbia,(LIC.ACCT)

Pepperdine University, Los Angeles, USA (B.F.A)

Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, English Mager (B.A)

Whi Moon High School

Solo Exhibitions

2017, Muse Gallery, Toronto, Canada

2016, Francisco Goita Museum, Zacatecas, Mexico 

2016, Peter Gray Museum, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

2015, Aimer Museum, Beijing, China

2015, IGI Fine Art, Westport, CT,USA

2012, Mark Christopher Gallery, Toronto

2011, Omar Alonzo Gallery, Puerto Vallarta

2010, Muse Gallery, Toronto, Canada

2010, Kyung Gallery, Seoul, Korea 

2009, Thierry Blouet Gallery, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico 

2008, Thierry Blouet Gallery, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico 

2007, The Muse Gallery, Toronto, Canada 

2007, The Loft Gallery, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico 

2006, Dibden Centre for Arts Vermont, USA 

 Recent Bibliography of Critical Reviews

2017, "The Korea Times" Newpaper, (Sep,01, C3)

2017, "The Korea Times" Newpaper (July,18,A, Front Page)

2017, Able News,Seoul, Korea(Oct,13,Culture Section)

2016, "Vallarta Opina" Newspaper, Gente PV,Puerto Vallarta, Mexico,( Mar,16,page 18,21)

2016, "Bay Vallarta" Magazine,Art Section, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, (Feb, 15-29,page 5)

,2015, "The Kores Times Daily", Newspaper,Toronto,Canada (Sep,21,A6)

2014, Basement Medicine, Arts & Entertaiment, Vermont, USA (Oct,30,page 8)

2014,”Green Mountains Review”,Fall Winter issue,XXXVI,No.2, Vermont, USA.(Front Page)

2013, “Art Parks”, Published by Princeton Architectural Press, New York (Page,186)

2013, CA Magazine,  Up Front, Toronto, Canada(Nov, Page 8)

2013,”Reforma”, Mexico City, Mexico (Mar,19,Culture p14)

2012, "Italian Art Journal Magazine" ,Bologna, Italy (Dec,art journal 19-21)

2012, "The Korea Times Daily" Newspaper, Toronto, Canada, (Nov,23,A2)

2012, “St. Louis Post” Newspaper, St .Louis, USA (Mar,18,M1)

2011,”The Korea Times Daily” Newspaper, Toronto , Canada, (Jun,21, A6)

2010, “The Globe and Mail” Globe Arts, Toronto, Canada (Dec, 4, R18)

2010, ”Chosun Daily” An Artist and his Life ,”Why? Section”, Seoul, Korea (May ,22, p1-3)

2010, “Happy House” Magazine, Seoul, Korea, (June, p52-59)

2010, “Living Sense” Magazine, Seoul, Korea (June, p368-371)

2010, “Women Joong Ang” Magazine, Seoul, Korea (July, p492-495)

2010, “mbc Economy Magazine, Seoul, Korea, (July, p24)

2010, “Gamsa Weekly” Art section, Seoul, Korea, (Apr16, p6, May29,p7-8)

2010, “Sungshin People” Art section, Seoul Korea, (Summer, p8-11)

2009, Featured Artist in “Wolgan Visual Art Magazine”, Seoul, Korea (February, p145-147)

2009, “Bay Vallarta”, Puerto Vallarta Mexico, No. 130 (March 6 – 20 p. 22 – 23)

2008, Featured Artist in “Sculpture Magazine”, Published by

           International Sculpture Centre (May, P. 55-57)

2008, “Arquitectura Urbana”, Guadalajara Mexico (February, p. 54 – 55)

2008, “Puerto Vallarta Mirror”, Art and Culture, Art Shore (November 20, p. 1 – 2)

2007, “SISA Journal”, Seoul Korea (April 17, p. 42- 45)

2007, “Johnson City Record Courier”, Texas, USA (Thursday May 24, p. B8)

2007, “Country Lifestyle”, Texas, USA (July and August, p. 19)

2007, “Weekly News Journal”, Seoul Korea (August 7, p. 78 – 79)

2007, “The Burlington Free Press”, Vermont, USA (Thursday, September 27, p. 27)

2007, “Banderas News”, Art Talk Sec; Puerto Vallarta, Mexico (Wednesday December 12, p.1)

 

 Recent Invitations and Public Presentations

2017, Invited NAVY Museum,May, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

2016,Art  Nordic Exhibition, Apr,15-17,Copenhagen, Denmark

2016, Isabella Garrucho Fine Art Gallery",Black,White& Not! Exhibition" Feb,25,CT,USA

2015-2016,Collaboration IGI Fine Art & Leclerc Gallery,Nov,12-Jan,09,Norwalk,CT,USA

2015, Vermont Studio Center Visiting Artist, Oct, Vermont, U.S.A

2015, Granby International Sculpture Symposium, Aug, Quebcc, Canada

2015, Award for Artist Emeritus by Art 21Century,Jan, Guadalajara, Mexico

2014, Le Carrousel du Louvre, Paris International Fair,Oct,24-26,Paris, France

2014, Kasher & Potamkin Gallery Opening show, September, Chelsea, NY, U.S.A

2014, Show Cased at Ralph Lauren, Madison Ave, NY, U.S.A

2014, Canadian Sculpture Center Exhibition, Toronto, Canada

2014, The TIA Competition 2013/2014  First Prize in Sculpture Category, Italy

2013, Johnson State College Visual Art Center, Sculpture Studio Named after Won Lee, Vermont, U.S.A

2013, Invited to Exhibition of  Monumental Sculpture in Avenida Reforma Mexico City,Mexico

2013, Feb to Apr, Sabrina Falzone e Arte del XXI Secolo, Milano,Savona,Torino, Italy

2012, Premio Bertelli Award, Bologna, Italy

2012, November to December," Egypt to Rome", Embassy of  Egypt, Rome, Italy

2012, November, Padova Art Fare, Milano, Italy

2012, October, Trevisan Art, Bologna, Italy

2012, June, Vermont Studio Center

2012, Apr, Voce Di, NY, U.S.A

2011, Apr, St. Antonio Mexican Culture Museum, Texas, U.S.A

2011, Feb, “ The Red Show” ,Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

2010, June 30, Presented A Family of Faces at Presidential Palace for

          “The Congo's 50th Anniversary of Independence”, DR. Congo

2010, Feb, “Tultepec International Stainless Steel Sculpture Symposium”, Mexico

2010, Jan to Feb,Puerto Vallarta Stone Sculpture Symposium”, Mexico

2009, Visiting Artist of Zhang Feung Sculpture Studio, Beijing China

2009, Lecture on Deluzian Aesthetics in Qing Hwa University of Beijing, China

2009, Invited to The Florence Biennale, Italy

2009, Resident Artist, Zhang Feng Sculpture Studio, Beijing,China

2009, Lecture on Deleuzian Aesthetics at Luxun Academy of Fine Art, Shen Yang, China

2008, Master of Achievement Award,Johnson state college, Vermont, USA

2008, Participated International Sculpture Symposium, Bundang Memorial Park, Korea

2008, Lecture on Deleuzian Aesthetics at Dan Kook University, Seoul, Korea

2008, Lecture on Deleuzian Aesthetics at San Eop University, Seoul, Korea

2008, Resident Artist at Jin Wha Bronze Studio, Dalian, China

2007, Resident Artist at Nanyang Academy of Fine Art, Singapore

2007, Participated at the “International Wood Sculpture Symposium”, Singapor

2007, Lecture on Deleuzian Aesthetics at Benini Foundation, Texas, USA

2007, Lecture on Deleuzian Aesthetics at Instituto Tecnologico de Monterrey,Mexico

 

Other Activities Relating to Art Practice

Currently Serving as:

Board Member of Sculptors Society of Canada (Canada)

A Professional Circle Member of International Sculpture Center (USA)

Advisor of Zwolle International Sculpture Space (Zwolle, Netherlands)

Board Member of Peter Grey Museum (Puerto Vallarta, Mexico)

Former Board Member of Vermont Studio Center (Vermont, USA)

Established  “Won Lee Fine Art Award” For OCAD University (Toronto, Canada)

Established “ Won Lee Emeraging Artist Award” for Sculpture Society of  Canada(Toronto)

Established “Won Lee Sculptor Student Award” for Sculpture Society of Canada (Toronto)

 

Life Size Collections by Institution

DR Congo

The Presidential Palace

England

The Pride of The Valley Sculpture Park

Canada

Winsor Sculpture Park

Warden Park

Korea

Mosan Museum Sculpture Park

Whi Moon High School

Bun Dang Memorial Park

Kolon Corporation

Woonsan Group

Namseoul Country Club

Kyong Gallery

Mexico

Macay Museum, Yucatan

Peter Gray Museum, University of Guadalajara

Bicentennial Park, Toluca

Viet-Nam

An Giang International Sculpture Ranch

USA

Marble Falls Sculpture Park

Johnson State College

Singapore

Fort Canning National Park

China

Aimer Museum

Major Collectors

Gail and Mark

Ann and Earl

Lee Kye Mann

Lee Hee Sang

Bae Jung BO