Biography

Minsoo Lee

Minsoo Lee

1980 Born in Seoul, Korea
2008 B.F.A., Departments of Crafts &Design, Seoul National University, Korea
2012 M.F.A., Faculty of Crafts &Design, Seoul National University, Korea
2014
~'17
Yanggu Porcelain Institute Reserch Manager

Awards

2015 Bronze prize, Cheongju international craft competition, Cheongju, Korea
2015 Winner Prize, ART AUREA AWARDS, ART AUREA, Berlin, Gemany
2013 Winner Prize, COLLECT 2013, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
2010 Talente Prize, Talente 2010, Munich, Germany
2010 Prize of the President of the Italian Republic, 56° PREMIO FAENZA, Faenza, taly
2009 Bronze Prize, ‘The 3rd Our Beautiful Ceramics Exhibition; Korea, World Ceramic Biennale, Yeoju living ware gallery, Korea
2008 Silver Prize, ‘New Generation’,World Ceramic Exposition Foundation, Yeoju, Korea

Public Collections

2016 The Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China
2015 Yanggu Porcelain Museum, Yanggu, Korea
2015 Cheongju International Craft Biennale Organizing Committee, Korea
2014 Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg, Germany
2013 Durham Orental Museum, Durham, England
2013 AMOREPACIFIC Museum, Seoul, Korea
2012 National museum of contemporary art, Seoul, Korea
2011 LEEUM Samsung Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
2010 Museum of Art, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
2008 World Ceramic Exposition Foundation, Icheon, Gyeonggi-do, Korea

Solo Exhibitions

2017

Limited Edition, LVS Craft, Korea

2016

Cylinders, Gallery LVS, Seoul, Korea

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017

SOFA 2017, Chicago, USA

Tresor Contemporary Craft, 2017, Messe Basel, Basel

Made in Korea, The ceramic hause, Brigton, England

Made in Korea, Sladmore Contemporary, London, England

2016

The Summer of Porcelain, Yanggu Porcelain Museum, Yanggu, Korea

SOFA (Sculpture Objects Functional Art +Design) , Chicago, USA

“Kap-Sun Hwang und seine Schüler”, Galerie Handwerk, Munich, Germany

Artgeneve 2016, Geneva, Swiss

made人 korea, DDP Seoul, Gwangju Asia Culture Center, Busan Bexco, Korea

2015

“Korea Now”, Musée les arts décoratifs, Paris, France

Biennale Internationale Design Saint-Étienne 2015 The experiences of beauty, France

COLLECT 2015 Saatchi Gallery, London, England

Eastern Exchanges: East Asian Craft and Design, Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester, England

Collections ‘Korea, China, Japan, Taiwan’ New Generation Contemporary

Pottery Art Exhibition, China

2014

Messe Kunst und Handwerk 2014, Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg,Germany

In Blue and White: Porcelains of the Joseon Dynasty, NATIONAL MUSEUM OF KOREA, Korea

COLLECT 2014 Saatchi Gallery, London, England

Beauty of Waiting, Korean Craft Museum, Gallery LVS, Seoul, Korea

Crafts Festival, Warm Technology , Culture station 284, Gallery LVS, Seoul, Korea

2013

COLLECT 2013 Saatchi Gallery, London, England REVELATIONS GRAND PALAIS, Paris, France

White on White, Durham University Oriental Museum, Durham, UK

Something old something new, Cheong-ju INT’L Craft Biennale International Pavilion, Korea

Eutektikum, Galerie Rosemari Jäger, Hochheim, Germany

Korea Power –Design and Identity , Museum Angewandte Kunst, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

White in White, JF chen Gallery, Los Angels, USA

2012

Von Fürstenberg nach Asia. Junges Porzellan-Design aus Korea, Porzellanmanufaktur Fürstenberg GmbH, Museum im Schloss, Fürstenberg, Germany

‘Reality Equals Dream, Korean Contemporary Art & Craft Exhibi- tion’, ION Art Gallery, Singapore

START Craft-K in Seoul, Politeness and Humorous, ARA ART, Seoul, Korea

2011

Keil-Kellinghusen-Korea, Kap Sun Hwang und der kermische Wissenstransfer, Kellinghusen, Germany

Exempla 2011, Internationalen Handwerkmesse München, Munich, Germany

KIAF 2011, COEX, Seoul, Korea

‘The Culture of Drinking’, Gallery Handwerk ,Munich, Germany ‘The Tablewares for Single-Person’, LVS CRAFT, Seoul, Korea

2010

TALENTE 2010, Munich, Germany

LVS Craft, 2010 Craft Trend Fair, COEX, Seoul, Korea

LVS Craft, 2010 Seoul Design Festival, COEX, Seoul, Korea

‘Deposition’, GalleryLVS, Seoul, Korea

2009 56° PREMIO FAENZA, Faenza, Italy

‘Japan, Korea, China, Taiwan’ New Generation Contemporary Pottery Art Exhibition, Aichi, Japan