Myoung Ho Lee adapted a photographic work from his Tree series into a large-scale billboard installation for PLATFORM 26, which was on view at deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, in Lincoln, MA from July 8, 2020 - June 1, 2021. PLATFORM is a series of one-person commissioned projects by early-and mid-career artists that engages with deCordova’s unique landscape and encourages visitors to experience new approaches to contemporary sculpture. For more information, please visit the institution’s website.
Myoung Ho Lee: [drənæna] was on view at GoEun Museum of Photography, in Busan, Korea, presenting a comprehensive survey of Lee’s past two decades of photography, as well as new camera-less works completed in Busan especially for the show. Natural motifs recur throughout Lee’s images, including grass, trees, mirages, fields, flowers, sunbeams, wind, snow, rain and seas, as Lee investigates fundamental questions about process, representation and performance in photography today. On view from September 22 – November 25, 2020. For more information, please visit the museum’s website.
Work by Myoung Ho Lee was presented in the Changwon Sculpture Biennale showcased at Yongji Park and Seongsan Art Hall, in Changwon, South Korea, as well as online, until November 1, 2020. Orchestrated by Artistic Director Sung-Ho Kim, this year’s 10th anniversary edition, Non-Sculpture: Light or Flexible, departs from emphasizing sculpture as volume and mass, to instead present large outdoor installations that suggest how sculpture can be fruitful points of departure for other artistic media. For more information, please visit the biennial’s website.
Photographs by Myoung Ho Lee were on view in Among the Trees at Hayward Gallery in London from March 4 - May 17, 2020. The exhibition drew from a variety of artistic media to investigate the symbolic and aesthetic resonance of trees and their relationship to human civilization. Other featured artists include Robert Adams, Eija-Liisa Ahtila, Tacita Dean, Peter Doig and Anya Gallaccio. For more information, please visit the Southbank Centre website.
From December 2017 through April 15, 2018, Tree photographs by Myoung Ho Lee were displayed as part of the inaugural National Gallery of Victoria Triennial. The triennial brings together artists working in disciplines including photography, design, and architecture. Other featured artists include Olaf Breuning, Nick Cave, Yayoi Kusama, Ron Mueck and Paulina Ołowska. For more information, please visit the National Gallery of Victoria website.
Tree works by Myoung Ho Lee were featured in Visions of Nature, on view from September 13, 2017 – February 18, 2018 at Kunst Haus Wien in Germany. Visions of Nature contains photography and video artworks that examine the relationship between humans and the natural world. Other featured artists include Jennifer Colten, Michael Goldgruber, Andreas Gursky, Roni Horn, Michael Höpfner, Claudia Märzendorfer, Ola Lanko, Simone Nieweg, Donna Ong and Anna Reivilä. For more information, please visit the Kunst Haus Wien website.
A solo exhibition of work by Myoung Ho Lee was on view at the Savina Museum of Contemporary Art in Seoul, Korea from August 31 – September 29, 2017. Camera Obscura, Camera Lucida and The Between or The Beyond includes work from the artist’s Tree series. For more information, please visit the Savina Museum website.