South Korea, b.
Jaewook Lee is an artist, writer, amateur scientist, semi-philosopher, and sometimes a curator. Lee is the founder and director of Mindful Joint (http://mindfuljoint.com); an annual symposium that focuses on non-hierarchical knowledge sharing in contemporary art. Lee has received a number of awards such as the 4th SINAP (Sindoh Artist Support Program) and the SeMA Emerging Artists and Curators Supporting Program by the Seoul Museum of Art. Lee has participated in many exhibitions, talks, performances, and screenings, such as Hong-Gah Museum in Taiwan (2018), Art Sonje Center in Seoul (2017), the Guggenheim Museum in New York (2017), the Museo Juan Manuel Blanes in Montevideo (2014), MANIFESTA 9 parallel event in Hasselt (2012), and the Chelsea Art Museum in New York (2011), among others. Sculpture Magazine featured the oeuvre of Lee’s work in May 2017. Lee is an assistant professor of New Media Art at Northern Arizona University.