Curriculum Vitae

 

Education

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

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

 

Activities Relating to Art Practice

Currently Serving as:

Board Member of Sculptors Society of Canada (Canada)

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

A Professional Circle Member of International Sculpture Center (USA)

Advisor of Zwolle International Sculpture Space (Zwolle, Netherlands)

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

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

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

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

Established “Won Lee Challenging Artist Award” for Tanggled Art of Canada(Toronto)

 

Solo Exhibitions

2018, Isabella Garrucho Fine Art, Greenwich, U.S.A

2017, Muse Gallery, Toronto, Canada

2016, Francisco Goita Museum, Zacatecas, Mexico

2016, Peter Gray Museum,  Puerto Vallarta,Mexico

2015, Aimer Museum, Beijing, China

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, U.S.A

 

Recent Bibliography of Critical Reviews

2017, “The Korea Times Daily”, Toronto, Canada, (July, 18, Front Page)

2016, “Vallarta Opina” Newspaper, Gente PV, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico (Mar,16,Page18,21)

2016, “Bay Vallarta”, Magazine, Art Section, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico( Feb16-29, Page 5)

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

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

2014,”Green Mountains Review”, Vermont, USA.(Winter, Cover Page & Page 86-98)

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

2013,” CA Magazine”, Up Front, 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

2018, Lecture on Deluzian Aesthetics at Luxun Academy of Fine Art, ShenYang, China

2018, Carusi Sculpture Studio, May,17-Jun,20, Cararra, Italy

2018, Invited KUDOS IV,Jan,20-Feb,9,Canadian Sculpture Center, Toronto, Canada

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

2016, Art Nordic Exhibition, Apr,14-17,Copenhagen, Denmark

2016, Isabella Garrucho Fine Art:”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, Quebec, Canada

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

2014, Sm’Art International Art Fair, Aix en Provence, France

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, International Art Exhibition “Passages” Madrid, Spain

2013, Johnson State College Visual Art Center, Sculpture Studio Named after Won Lee

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 Fair, Padova, 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, Participated International Sculpture Symposium, Bundang Memorial Park, Korea

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

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

 

 

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

National Seoul UNIV Hospital Bundang

Mexico

Macay Museum, Yucatan

Peter Gray Museum, University of Guadalajara

Bicentennial Park, Toluca

Viet-Nam

An Giang International Sculpture Park

USA

Benini Foundation Sculpture Ranch

Johnson State College

Singapore

Fort Canning National Park

China

Aimer Museum