RESUME

KYUNGSOO LEE

38970 Avenida Bonita Murrieta, Ca 92562 T) 951 – 304 - 7943

E-mail : kyungsoolee26@gmail.com Web : www. kyungsooleepaintings.com

* Education

1985 Study in Department of Fine Arts, California State University at Los Angeles
(MFA Course)
1983 MFA Graduate School of Sungshin Women’s University, Seoul, Korea
(Major : Oil Painting)
1981 BFA Dept. of Fine Arts, Sungshin Women’s University, Seoul, Korea
(Major : Oil Painting)

* Solo Exhibitions

2016 lee & lee Gallery, Los Angeles, California
2014 lee & lee Gallery, Los Angeles, California
2012 Stanford Art Space Stanford University, Palo Altos, California
2011 lee & lee Gallery, Los Angeles, California
2009 P.S. Zask Gallery, Palos Verdes, California
2008 lee & lee Gallery, Los Angeles, California
2005 lee & lee Gallery, Los Angeles, California
2005 Kauai Art Museum, Lihue , Hawaii
2001 Tustin Renaissance Gallery, Tustin, California
1999 Oliver Hyde Art Gallery, Fremont, California
1998 Palos Verdes Art Center, Palos Verdes, California
1998 Tustin Renaissance Gallery, Tustin, California
1997 Tustin Renaissance Gallery, Tustin, California
1996 Yuna Gallery, Seoul, Korea
1995 Connaisseur Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden
1992 Andrew- Shire Gallery, Los Angeles, California
1989 Invitational exhibition as “An Artist of the Month, 1989"
The National Museum of Contemporary of Art, Seoul, Korea
1988 Koreatown Plaza, Los Angeles, California
1984 The Moyal Recreation Center of Arts & Crafts, Seoul, Korea
1984 Suk Gallery, Seoul, Korea
1982 Suk Gallery, Seoul, Korea

* Group Exhibitions

2016 “Jubilation” lee & lee Gallery , Los Angeles, California
2013 “Small works, Big art” lee &lee Gallery, Los Angeles, California
2009 “His & Hers” lee & lee Gallery, Los Angeles, California
2004 Art Kauai, kukui grove exhibition hall, Lihue, Hawaii
2003 “Show #1", Lee & Lee Gallery, Los Angeles, California
2000 Tustin Renaissance Gallery, Tustin, California
1996 Tustin Renaissance Gallery, Tustin, California
1996 Gordon Gallery, Santa Monica, California
1996 Fund Raising for the elderly in need, John & Joe Gallery, Los Angeles, California
1995 “Beyond the Eternal”, Gallery Eden, Hacienda Hgts, California(two person show)
1995 “Solitude”, Korean Cultural Center, Los Angeles, California
1995 “New Perspective”. Soho Gallery, Los Angeles, California(three person show)
1995 “Spiritual Space” Gallery on the Rim, San Francisco, California (two person show)
1994 “California Meets New York”, Haenah-Kent Gallery, Soho, NewYork
1993 Art Graphique Festival, Sony Tower, Osaka, Japan
1993 “Beams of Light” Wirtz Gallery, Miami, Florida
1993 Grand Prix de Paris, Salon de Vieux Colombier, City Hall, Paris, France
1991-4 Grand Prix D’Aquitaine, the Commanderie D’unet Museum, Bordeaux, France
1991 “Light as Air”, Contemporary Images Gallery, Ventura, California
1991 Coco Bien Object D’art, Laguna Beach, California
1990-2 Grand Prix France International, the Chapelle de la Sorbonne, Paris, France
1989 Exhibition of recent works by 15 L.A. artists, Korean Cultural Center
Los Angeles, California
1989 Three-person show (Karen Licher, Janet Mackaig)
L.A. Artcore, Los Angeles, California
1987 “Salon Des Independents”, Richard/Bennett Gallery, Los Angeles, California
1985-96 Group exhibition of the Korean Artist Association of Southern California,
Korean Cultural Center, Los Angeles, California
1985 Two-person show, Korean Cultural Center, Los Angeles, California
1984 Korean Women Artists Association Group Show
The Korean National Museum of Modern Art, Seoul, Korea
1981-3 Specially selected by the Art Competition of Gusang,
The Art Center, Seoul, Korea
1981 Entry to Korean National Art Competition, Seoul, Korea

* Honors and Awards

2004 Honorary Mention award, Kauai Society of Artists, Kauai, Hawaii
1993 Certificate of Festival International D’osaka, Japan
1993 Certificate of Appreciation , the City of Miami, Florida
1992 Encouragement Public, Paris, France
1991 Grand Prix de Paris International, Paris, France
Grand Prix d’Aquitaine International, Bordeaux, France
1984 Crafts Award, the Moyer Art & Crafts Center, Seoul, Korea
1981-3 Entry to the Art Competition of Gusang, Seoul, Korea
1981 Entry to Korean National Art Competition, Seoul, Korea
*Permanent Collections
The National Museum of Contemporary of Art, Seoul, Korea
Musee de la Commanderie D’unet, Bordeaux, France
Kauai Community College, Kauai, Hawaii
The Korean Central Daily, Los Angeles, California
Ericsson Telephone & Radio Company, Stockholm, Sweden
The Shin Chon Jee Art Museum, Cheju, Korea
Kim’s Club Hotel, Seoul, Korea
Numerous Private Collections

*Teaching & Curatorial Experiences

2012- present “Art instructor” of lee & lee Gallery Art Academy(teaching drawing, painting)
2012- 2013 “Teaching Artist” for adult studio art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art. CA.
(teaching basic studio art, still life, mixed drawing & painting, teen’s art camp,
Evenings for educators)
2011 Art Instructor of “Sunday Family Program”, Los Angeles County Museum of Art.
2005-2011 Instructor of Fine Art Dept. the University of Hawaii on Kauai Community College,
Lihue, HI(teaching drawing & painting, special studies)
2003 Art Instructor of the Kauai Academy of Creative Art, Lihue, HI
1999-2001 Art director of Tustin Renessance Gallery, Tustin, CA
1987-1999 A director and private visual art instructor of the Art House, Los Angeles, CA
1993-1998 Instructor of special program “Arts of Asia” Korean celebration past& present,
Los Angeles county Museum of Art. CA
1996-1998 Instructor of Art at the Korean Cultural Center, Los Angeles, CA
1996 Art Instructor of “Sunday Family Program”, Orange County Museum of Art.
1995 Art Instructor of “ Lunar Festival/ Korea”, UCLA, California

 Book Publishing

2012 “My true blue friend” painting book, blurb publishing co.