Kang Seung Lee is a multidisciplinary artist who was born in South Korea and now lives and works in Los Angeles. Lee has had solo exhibitions at One and J. Gallery, Seoul, South Korea (2018); Artpace, San Antonio, TX (2017); Commonwealth and Council, Los Angeles, CA (2017, 2016); Los Angeles Contemporary Archive, Los Angeles, CA (2016); Pitzer College Art Galleries, Claremont, CA (2015); Centro Cultural Border, Mexico City, Mexico (2012). Selected group exhibitions include Canton Gallery, Guangzhou, China (2018); LAXART, Los Angeles, CA (2017); DiverseWorks, Houston, TX (2017); Centro Cultural Metropolitano, Quito, Ecuador (2016); SOMArts, San Francisco, CA (2014); Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA (2014); and Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC (2012). Lee is the recipient of the CCF Fellowship for Visual Artists (2018-19), the Rema Hort Mann Foundation grant (2018), and Artpace San Antonio International Artist-in-Residence program (2017). His work has been reviewed and featured in Artforum, The New York Times, Frieze, New York Magazine, Artnet, LA Weekly, Hyperallergic, among others. He received an MFA from the California Institute of the Arts (CalArts).

Upcoming
Queer Craft, The Edward J. & Helen Jane Morrison Gallery, University of Minnesota, MN 2019
Group exhibition, Participant Inc, New York, 2019
In No Order, Eastern Star Gallery, the Archer School, Los Angeles, 2019
Hapjungjigu, Seoul, Korea 2019
Monograph, Sming Sming Books

Current
CCF Fellowship for Visual Artists (2019)

Condo London 2019, Mother's Tankstation, London, UK
The New York Times (by Scott Reyburn)
Frieze (by Chris Rite-Wassilak)
Elephant Magazine (by Emily Gosling)
Something Curated

Garden, One and J. Gallery, Seoul, Korea, 2018
Frieze (by Yujin Min)
DUIRO
Huffington Post (by chingusai)
Misulsegye: Anthropology of Images (by Nara Lee)
Misulsegye: Review (by Nam Woong)
Art in Culture: Review (by Eunjin Regina Shin)
Art Asia Pacific

A person who loves (in the world) curated by Harry Burke, Canton Gallery, China

Recent
Group exhibition at Torrance Art Museum, 2018
Commonwealth and Council, Tina Kim Gallery, New York, NY
It's Snowing in LA, AALA, Los Angeles, CA
Editors’ Picks: 11 Things to See in New York’s Art World This Week by Sarah Cascone
Synthetic Snow and 100 Degree Heat by Kathleen Deems
Imaginaries of the Future Symposium at the Main Museum, LA
Rema Hort Mann Foundation Grant 2018

KANG SEUNG LEE

Garden at One and J. Gallery (photography by Euirock Lee)