tea shadow, light and reflection
New Exhibition
Parallel Worlds_updated
Seongkok Art Museum, KR
Tracing Times
Gallery Simon, Seoul, KR
Seongnam Cube Art Museum, Seongnam, KR

Vapours Like Fire Light
Gallery Purple Studio, Namyangju, KR

Shadow Casters
Gallery Simon, Seoul, KR

"Lee's icons are created with tea leaves, plastic stained glass, inverted portraits, and shadows which instantly disappear with light. These extremely delicate materials magnificently communicate the fragile nature of values and the transience of life itself. However, the unique weakness conveyed in his work also represents the possibilities of delivering boundless freedom. Released from the solidity of metal and the tragedy of drama, silhouettes undergo a resplendent transformation in a totally new world."

Text from the catalog -MAM PROJECT 017 LEE CHANGWON- at Mori Art Museum, by Natsumi Araki

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