Kwangho Lee
Kwangho Lee
Born in South Korea, 1981
Lives and works in Seoul

BA, Fine arts department of metal art & design, Hongik University, Seoul, Korea

Solo Exhibitions
10 years, victor hunt, Brussels, Belgium

Indefinite Objects, One and J. gallery, Seoul, Korea

Kwangho Lee, design museum - de sign de, Osaka, Japan

Medium, Clear edition & Gallery, Tokyo, Japan 

Kwangho Lee, karena schuessler gallery, Berlin, Germany 

Lifelike design, Victor hunt, Brussels, Belgium 
Extension, Gallery seomi, Seoul, Korea

Like a forest of wire, commissaires, Montreal, Canada 

Group Exhibitions
The Well, Whistle, Seoul, Korea
Design Miami/ Basel 2018 – Salon94, Basel, Switzerland
Ujoints, Milan design week, Milan, Italy

Design Miami/ Basel 2017 – Victor hunt, Basel, Switzerland
Group show – Salon 94, New York, USA
Art basel/ Hongkong 2017 – One and J. Gallery, Hongkong
Ghost dog – salon 94, New York, USA

Making is thinking is making, XXI Triennale International Exhibition, Milan, Italy
Alamak! - Design in Asia, XXI Triennale international exhibition, Milan, Italy
Korea now – Bayerisches National Museum, Munich, Germany

Korea now – Museum of decorative arts, Paris, France
The team –Johnson trading gallery, New York, USA
Design Miami/ Basel 2015 – Victor hunt, Basel, Switzerland
Art basel/ Hongkong 2015 – One and j. Gallery, Hongkong, Hongkong

Young craftsman of the year, Yeol Hanok, Seoul, Korea 
Design Miami/ 2014 - Johnson trading gallery, Miami, USA

Funiture 2013, Johnson trading gallery, New York, USA
New wave, Kumho Museum, Seoul, Korea
DNA, Daegu Art Museum, Daegu, Korea 

Design Miami/ 2012 - Johnson trading Gallery, Miami, USA 
The threads that bind us, Plus Design Gallery, Milan, Italy 
Design days Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Design Miami/ 2011 - Johnson trading Gallery, Miami, USA
Gwangju Design Biennale 2011, Gwangju, Korea
Superba, Jf chen, Los Angeles, USA 
A New Hook, Museum Belle Rive, Zurich, Switzerland
Milan does beirut, Carwan gallery, Milan, Italy
Fendi - Fatto a mano for the future, Galleria dpt., Seoul, Korea 
Object Rotterdam 2011- Victor hunt, Rotterdam, Netherland
Maison & Object 2011, Paris, France

Design Miami/ 2010 - Johnson trading Gallery, Miami, USA
Mise en scene, Karena Schuessler Gallery, Berlin, Germany 
Saint-Etienne Design Biennale, Saint-Etienne, France
Contemporary on chrystie, Johnson trading gallery, New York, USA
Design tide 2010, Midtown, Tokyo, Japan
Korean Gene, kcdf, Seoul, Korea
Current, Bakery Gallery, San Diego, USA
Incheon international digital art festival 2010, Incheon, Korea
Design Miami/ Basel 2010 - Johnson Trading Gallery, Basel, Switzerland
Post fossil, 21-21 Design Sight, Tokyo, Japan 
Commissioned, Marelleria, Milan, Italy 
The hand of designer - moleskin, Villa Necchi Campiglio, Milan, Italy 
The state of things, Design Museum Holon, Israel 

Design Miami/ 2009 - Johnson Trading Gallery, Miami, USA
Light, Karena Schuessler Gallery, Berlin, Germany 
Box - Kwangho Lee, Lynfabrikken, Aarhus, Denmark 
Woven, Johnson Trading Gallery, New York, USA
Craft Punk, Spazio Fendi, Milan, Italy 
Prophets & Penitents - Confessions of chair, Milan, Italy 
Tisse - Metisse, Commissaires, Milan, Italy
[D3] Contest, Imm cologne, Koln, Germany

Design Miami/ 2008 - Johnson Trading Gallery, Miami, USA 
Saint-Etienne Design Biennale 2008, Saint-Etienne, France 
Experimenta Design Amsterdam 2008 - Droog 'urban play', Amsterdam, Netherland
Design Tent, London, England
Dmy Berlin 2008, Berlin, Germany

Designer of the year – MADE, Brasil

Young Talent Award(shortlist), BE OPEN Foundation, Italy

Young craftsman of the year, YÉOL - Society for Korean Cultural Heritage, Korea

Artist of the year, Korean Ministry of Culture, Korea

Designer of the Future (Nomination), Design Miami/ Basel, Switzerland

[D3] Contest (Nomination), Imm cologne, German Design Council, Germany
10 Designers (Jury's selection), DMY Berlin, Germany

M + museum, Hongkong, Hongkong 
Daegu Art Museum, Daegu, Korea
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, USA 
The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal, Canada 
Leeum, Seoul, Korea
MAAS Museum, Sydney, Australia
Swarovski Crystal Museum, Wattens, Austria
Kwangho Lee