kakyoung lee


Kakyoung Lee is a printmaking and video artist based in Brooklyn, New York. For each video work, Lee continuously draws and erases content several hundred times. Her moving images and video installations are focused on the overlapped and accumulated layered lines of non-historical daily moments such as waiting for a subway, driving down a road, or dancing alone. Her work, which is comprised of videos and prints, is collected by the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Lee has exhibited internationally including at the Drawing Center, New York; Hofstra University, Hempstead; Kunsthalle Bremen, DE; Mass MOCA, North Adams; Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; Museum of Contemporary Art, Banja Luka, Bosnia; Museum Folkwang, Essen, DE; Hamburger Kunsthalle, DE; Museum of Modern Art, New York; Oqbo, Berlin, DE; Queens Museum, New York; and Seoul Arts Center, Korea.