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Young-joo , Lee


Present,  Art Jeweler, Part-time lecturer (Konkuk University Glocal Campus)


Solo  Exhibition

2015 : “Prelude Color”_(Lee Young joo Invited Solo Exhibition), HoOkhee gallery, Seoul

2014 : “Colored Blossoms”_(Lee Young joo Solo Exhibition), Gana Art Space, Seoul

2013 : “Growing Color”, Craft Trend Fair, COEX , Seoul

2011 : Landscape of my heart (Lee Young joo Solo Exhibition), Gana Art Space, Seoul


Group Exhibition

2016 : Beautiful Jewelry, Tongin gallery, Seoul

2015 : 2015 Studio Jewelry, Craft AHWON, Seoul

2015:  Meet in Beijing, Beijing A.C Art Museum, Beijing, China

2015:  Harmony of October, Chois gallery,  The Ritz_Carlton Seoul (A2 Floor), Seoul

2015: 2015 Maison-Objet Paris, Paris Nord-Villepinte, 7 Hall – Now, Design a Vivre _ Korea Craft & Design Foundation, Paris, France

2015:  [食·口]-Craft of Relations_2015 Seoul Metalsmith Biennale, Seoul National Univercity, Seoul

2015:  The Series of Twelve Jewelers, Yoo Lizzy Craft Museum, Seoul

2014 : 2014 Studio Jewelry,Craft AHWON, Seoul

2014: Craft, Seep inti Space :Korea Craft & Design Foundation special exhibitions , KCDF, Seoul

2014:  4th Gallery Baum “Epiphany”, Gallery Baum, Heiri

2014: Culture Station Seoul 284 “Craft Festival “Warmth”, Culture Station Seoul 284, Seoul

2013 : Studio Jewelry, Craft AHWON, Seoul

2013: 5th Society of Konkuk University Metalsmith Exhibition, Korea Craft & Design Foundation, Seoul

2013: Using Paper, Wearing Paper, Enjoying Paper!!!, THE BRIDGE Gallery ,Seoul

2013: “三十而立” _ 2013 Seoul Metalsmith Biennale, Insa Art Senter 4F, Seoul

2013: Lovely Brooch in Bloom & Goute, Bloom & Goute, Seoul

2012: 4th Society of Konkuk University Metalsmith Exhibition, Korea Craft & Design Foundation, Seoul

2012: Society of Korean Craft Desiner international exhibition , Gallery Iang, Seoul

2011: IDA Congress Taipei-International Craft Design Exhibition , Taipei

2011: “JangSinGu” exhibition, Bridge gallery, Chicago

2011: “2011 Studio Jewelry”, Craft AHWON, Seoul

2011: “古今共感”-2011 Seoul Metalsmith Biennale, Insa Art Senter, Seoul

2011: “Craft dream 2011_Body and Ornament”, Chiwoo craft museum, Seoul

2011: Brooches, gallery Gallery, Seoul

2011: New traditional Jewellery Exhibition – Museum for Modern Arts in Arnhem , Netherlands

2010: Invited International Exhibition of Korea Craft Designer Association 2010 , Gallery Iang, Seoul

2010: Idar Oberstein – Germany at ‘der Villa Bengel’, Germany

2010: ” + Present”. gallery Ewoo, Seoul

2010: SIERAAD International Jewellery Art Fair, Netherlands, Amsterdam

2009: College of Fine Arts Degree Show 2009, Museum of Art Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea 2009.06

2009: “Talking Hands- Spectrum of Contemporary Metal Works”International Metal Art Exhibition, Museum of Art Seoul National University, Seoul

2009: International Metal Art Exhibition, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

2008: The Silverware Age Ⅱ _ Korean Craft Promotion Foundation, Seoul, Korea

2002: Chongju Biennale/Chongju Art Center, Chongju, Korea

2001 : Craft Courses Students Exhibition (Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Seoul National University),Tokyo, Japan

Awards and Grants

2013: Selected for 4th Gallery Baum Special Exhibition, exhibition planning

2010 : Award New Traditional Jewellery “True colours” nominees

2009 : Promotion Prize of the Hadongchul Competition (College of Fine Arts Degree Show 2009),Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

2008 : The 12th Samshin International Diamond jewelry design award, Silver prize, Seoul, Korea

2002 : Selected for 2002 Chongju Crafts Culture Goods Award


Selected Publications

2016: Art Tongin_2016 Spring, Seoul

2015 : Craft+Design 2015 No.12, Seoul

2015: Craft+Design 2015 no.14, Seoul

2013 : Luxury_August ” Wearing Paper”

2012 : Showcase 500 rings (Juror:Bruce Metcalf): Lark Books

2011 : 500 Silver Jewelry Designs :The Powerful Allure of a Precious Metal, North Carolina: Lark Books


Clocking In

2010.03~ present   Lecturer, Department of Metal Design, Konkuk University, Choongju, Korea.

2010.09~ 2016.12   Lecturer, Department of Craft Design, Baekseok Univercity, Cheonan, Korea.

2012.09~ 2015.12  Lecturer, Department of Jewelry Design, Soongeui Women’s College, Seoul, Korea.

2011.03~ 2012.12  Lecturer, Department of Jewelry Design, Jangan Univercity, Hwaseong, Korea.


Education  Background

2010.02 Master of Fine Arts: Metalwork and Jewelry; Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea.

2000.02 Bachelor of Fine Arts: Metalsmithing; Konkuk University, Seoul, Korea