Sunmin Lee
Born in 1968, Seoul, South Korea
1991 B.A. in Chinese Literature, Seongshin Womens' Universty, South Korea
1997 M.F.A. in Photography, Hongik Universty, South Korea

Solo Exhibitions
2013 Translocating Women(Lux gallery, Seoul, Korea)
2011 Twins (KT&G sangsangmadang, Sedul, South Korea)
2007 Dogae Project (Hakgogae Gallery, Seoul, South Korea)
Deep and Silent Time (Jebiwool Museum, Kwacheon, South Korea)
2006 Twins (Now Gallery, Seoul, South Korea)
2004 Woman's House¥± (Lux Gallery, Seoul, South Korea)
1996 The Gold Helmet (Namu Gallery, Seoul, South Korea)

Group Exhibitions
2013 2013 Seoul Photo Festival, (Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea) www.seoulphotofestival.com/2013
2013 4th Photoquai Biennale, Paris, France www.photoquai.fr/2013/en
2012 Collection, 12 Photographs, National Museum of Contemporary Art, South Korea
2012 Tagging Art Works, (Gyeonggi Museum of Modern Art, Ansan, South Korea)
2012 2012 Hong Kong International Photo Festival-Korea and Japan Contemporary Photography Exhibition, Pao Galleries in Art Center, Hong Kong
2012 Testing, Testing- Collection, Songeun Art and Cultural Foundation, Songeun art Cube, Seoul, South Korea
2012 Mega Seoul 4 decade, Museum of Photography, Seoul, South Korea
2012 Korea Photography Festival, Kintex, Seoul, South Korea
2011 Collection, KT&G Sangsangmadang Korea Photographer's Fellowship(SKOPF) KT&G Sangsangmadang Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
2011 Another Voice, Next Door Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
2010 2008 Best Portfolio Exhibition-Daegu photo Biennale 2010, Daegu, South Korea
2010 Chaotic Harmony-Contemporary Korean Photography, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara USA
2010 2010 Seoul Photo Fair, Coex, Seoul
2009 Chaotic Harmony-Contemporary Korean Photography, The Museum of Fine Art, Houston,USA
2009 Busan International Mul-Art SHOW 2009, Busan Cultureral Hall, Busan
2009 Songeun Art Award (Insa Art Center, South Korea)
2009 Welcome to Family, Gail Museum of Art, South Korea)
2009 Donggang International Photo Festival, (Yeongwol, South Korea)
2009 The 5th Lianzhou International Photo Festival, Lianzhou, China
2009 The 8th China Photographic art festival (Dali, China)
2009 Contem porary Korean Photography (Gyeongnam Art Museum, Changwon, South Korea)
2009 Another Masterpiece New Acquisitions, (Gyeonggi Museum of Modern Art, Ansan, South Korea)
2008 On Photography (Kwanhoon Gallery, South Korea)
2008 Seoul International Photo Festival (Acient Seoul Train Station, South Korea)
2008 Contemporary Korean Photography (National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, South Korea)
2008 Frontier of Korean Photography (Now Gallery, Seoul, South Korea)
2007 Landscape of Korean Contemporary Photography (Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea)
2006 people and people (Insa art center, Seoul, South Korea)
2006 Woman, Work, Art (Ewha Womans' Universty Museum, Seoul, South Korea)
2002 Contemporary Korean Photographer (La Galerie Photo, Montpellier, France)
2002 People, Wind (Saitama Modern Museum, Saitama, Japan)
2002 People, Wind (Sendai Mediatehque, Sendai, Japan)
2001 Time of Life, the Face of Time (Total Museum, Seoul, South Korea)
2000 Happiness Diagram (Boda Gallery, Seoul, South Korea)
1999 Livingroom (Boda Gallery, Seoul, South Korea)
1995 FACE (Hanmadang Gallery, Seoul, South Korea)
1994 City Story (Fuji Photo Salon, Seoul, South Korea)

Collection
2012 National Museum of Contemporary Art, Korea (Seoul, South Korea)
2010 KT&G SangSangmadang(Seoul, South Korea)
2009 SongEun Art andCultural Foundation(Seoul, South Korea)
2008 Gyeonggi Museum of Modern Art (Ansanl, South Korea)
2008 Art Bank-National Museum of Contemporary Art, Korea (Seoul, South Korea)
2002 Joy of Giving Something (NY, USA)

Award
2010 Final Artist by KT&G SangSangmadang Korean Photographer's Fellowship
2009 Songeun Art Award by SongEun Art and Cultural Foundation
2006 Kangwon Documentary Photographer Award by Kangwon province

Fellowship
2013 Korean Arts Council, Seoul, South Korea
2010 KT&G SangSang-madang Korean Photographer's Fellowship(SKOPF), Seoul, South Korea
2009 KT&G SangSang-madang Korean Photographer's Fellowship(SKOPF), Seoul, South Korea
2007 Kangwon Documentary Photo Foundation, Kangwon province, South Korea
Korean Arts Council, Seoul, South Korea
Kyongki Cultural Foundation, Kyongki-do, South Korea
2006 Korean Arts Council, Seoul, South Korea
2004 Korean Arts Council, Seoul, South Korea

Publication
2011 Twins, KT&G SangSang-adang, Seoul, South Korea


Presentation
2010 KT&G SangSang-adang, Seoul, South Korea
2007 Change and Phase of Korean Contemporary Photography, Baekam Art Hall, Seoul, South Korea.

E-mail: sunminlee68@gmail.com
Webpage: sunminlee.net


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