Yoonjung Lee

Artist Bio

Yoonjung Lee, a sculptural painter based in Baltimore, MD, weaves captivating narratives through her artwork, exploring the depths of mental health. She has earned her BFA from the School of Visual Arts in New York and her MFA in Multidisciplinary Art from the Maryland Institute College of Art. Lee has been selected in 11 solo and 32 group exhibitions and fairs throughout the US, Asia, and Europe by galleries such as Ilho and Cyart in Seoul, the Rosenberg and Nomu Nomu in Maryland, and Red Gate galleries in Beijing, China. She has attended various artist residencies around Europe and Asia, including the NES Artist Residency in Iceland, Spain, Portugal, Germany, China, and Thailand. Through her professional and academic career, her painting methodology rapidly evolved from monochrome to heavy impasto.

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