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LEE,SOOKJA
 

1967

B.F.A in Oriental Painting from Hongik University

 

 

1971

1993-2007

M.F.A in Oriental Painting from Hongik University

Professor of School of Art & Design in Korea University

Solo Exhibitions
1973 Shinsegae Gallery (Seoul)
1974

Invitation Exhibition Jean Art Gallery (Seoul)

1977

Invitation Exhibition Jean Art Gallery (Seoul)

1982

The Korean Culture and Arts Foundation Art Hall (Seoul)

1984

Invitation Exhibition Jean Art Gallery (Seoul)

1987

`87 SEOUL Art Fair, Invitation Exhibition Jean Art Gallery (seoul Hoam Gallery )

1988

Invitation Exhibition Sun Gallery (Seoul)

1990

Invitation Exhibition Hyundai Department Store Hyundai Art Gallery (Seoul)

1990

Invitation Exhibition Keum Gallery (Busan)

1994

Invitation Exhibition Sun Gallery (Seoul)

1994

`94 SEOUL Art Fair, Inviting Exhibition Nam Kyoung Art Gallery (seoul Art Center Museum)

1995

MAINF SEOUL `95 (Seoul Art Center Museum)

1999

Invitation Exhibition Keum Gallery (Busan)

2001

Chosun Ilbo Art Gallery, Invitation Exhibition Sun Gallery (Seoul)

2001

21C Korean Painting Toward The World, Invitation Exhibition Park Young Duk Gallery MISULSIDAE (Seoul Art Center Museum)

2003

MANIF9!03 Seoul International Art Fair (Seoul Art Center Museum)

2004

`2004 Seoul Art Fair, Invitation Exhibition ChungZak Gallery (Seoul Art Center Museum)

2005

Invitation Exhibition Busan Gallery (Busan)

2006

Lee, Sook-Ja (Everarts Gallery, Paris, France)

2006

2007

2008

2010

2012

Lee, SookJa: Eve's Barley Field (EBS SPACE, Seoul)

Lee, Sook-Ja Solo Exhibition (Sun Gallery, Seoul)

Lee Sook-Ja's Life & Color: Rediscovery of Korean Paintings (Goyang AramNuri Arts Center)

The 37th ChoonChoo Fine Art Exhibition “Choon choo Art Festival"(Seoul Arts Center Museum)

Lee Sook-Ja: Colorful Journey (Gana Art Center, Seoul/Busan)

prize

1971

Specially selected for the 20th National Art Exhibition

1978

Encouragement Prize in 1st Joongang Grand Prize Exhibition

1979

Specially selected for the 28th National Art Exhibition

1980

Grand Prize for the 29th National Art Exhibition

1980

Grand Prize in 3rd Joong Ang Grand Prize Exhibition

1994

2006

2011

2012

The 5th SeokJu Fine Art Prize

Award the Prize 'Proud Sookmyeong Person'

Woman's Artist Award in The 5th Korea Art Award

Award of person of Choonchoo

Invitational & Group Exhibitions
1974

Korean Contemporary Writing & Painting Exhibition (Tokyo, Japan)

1975-

Exhibition of ChoonChoo (Yanggi Gallery, etc)

1976

Korean Contemporary Oriental Painting Exhibition(The National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art)

1977

Contemporary Korean Painting Exhibition (Caufield Arts Center, Melbourne, Australia)

 

Invitation Exhibition of the elder and Distinguished Artists (Gallery Hyundai)

1978

Charity Exhibition of Contemporary Korean Arts (Tokyo Art Hall, Tokyo, Japan)

1979

Korea Nature Exhibition (The National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art)

1980

Twelve Selected Artists by Gallery Association Exhibition (Gallery Hyundai)

1981

Korean Art 81 Exhibition (The National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art)

1982-1989

Korea and China of Writing & Painting Exhibition (The National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art etc)

1983-1991

Invitation Exhibition of Korean Contemporary Art (The National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art)

1984

Salon du Dessin et de la Peinture á L'eau (Grand Palais, Paris, France)

1985-1986

Salon des Artistes Francais - Invitation Exhibition of Korean Contemporary Artist (Grand Palais, Paris, France)

1985-2001

Korean Catholic Artists Association Exhibition (Seoul Gallery, etc)

1986

Korean Painting 100 years Exhibition (Hoam Gallery)

 

1986-2005

Seoul Art Grand Exhibition (Seoul Museum of Art)

1987, 94

Seoul Art Fair (Hoam Gallery)

1988

Inaugural Exhibition: Korean Main Artists (Alpain Gallery, New York, U.S.A)

 

The 24th Korean Modern Art Exhibition For Seoul Olympic Games (The National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art)

1989-1993

Seoul Contemporary Korean Painting Exhibition (Seoul Museum of Art etc)

1990

Walk of 47 People for Freedom of Speech (BackSang Memorial Hall)

1992

Korea and China Contemporary Art Exhibition (Seoul Arts Center)

 

'92 Seoul IAA Contemporary Art Exhibition (Seoul Arts Center)

1993

The Exhibition of Korea and China Fine Art Association (Seoul Arts Center)

 

Korean Contemporary Art Exhibition (Dongah Gallery)

1994

"The Face of 40 years contemporary Art-contemporary 20 Artists" (Hoam Gallery)

 

Seoul International Art Festival (The National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art)

1995-

MANIF Seoul (Seoul Arts Center) 1996, 1999, 2003

1995-2002

Korea Peace Art Fair (Japan)

1996

Understanding Eros Exhibition (DongSanBang Gallery)

 

Grand Prize Artists Exhibition (The National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art)

 

80 years of Korean Nude Painting Exhibition (Seoul Arts Center)

1998

’98 International Art Festival- The Korean Contemporary Art (Busan Museum of Art)

1999

The 10th Anniversary Exhibition of the Winner of the SeokJu Art Prize (Gallery Hyundai)

 

Special Exhibition by Past Winner's of Joongang Fine Arts Awards (Hoam Gallery)

  Exhibition of South Korean Artists tripped North Korea (Lotte Gallery)
2000

Invitation Exhibition of the 6 Representative Korean Painting Artists (Chungjak Gallery)

The 21th Century Korean Contemporary Art (Ankuk Gallery)

Asia Peace Art Fair (Evis Garden, Toyko, Japan)

2001-

2001

New millennium of Oriental Painting (Seoul Museum of Art)

Winner of the Seokju Art Prize Exhibition (Gana Art Center)

 

2002

Korea-China Current Representing Artists Joint Exhibition (Sejong Center)

The International Exchange Exhibition between India and Korea 2002 (Lalit kala Academi's Gallery No 7-8 NewDelhi INDIA)
 

Korea-France Figurative Painting Exhibition (My Art Gallery)

 

Exhibition of korean-South African Artist (Sparki Studio and Exhibition Space, Johannesburg, Republic of South Africa)

 
2002-2003

Salon d'autome (Paris, France)

2003

De Coree en Champagne (Salle Panoramique du Champagne Palmer, Reims, France)

2003 Korea-India Contemporary Art Exhibition (Gwanghwamun Gallery)

 

1st Seoul City Elder and Distinguished Artists Exhibition (The National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art)

 
 

Korea-Japan Contemporary Art Exhibition (Jean Gallery, Jean Art Center)

 

3 Artists Invitation Exhibition of the 30th Anniversary of Baeksong Gallery (Baeksong Gallery)

2004

Comparaisons 2004 (Espace Auteuil, Paris, France)

 

The 1st International Contemporary Art Festival (SETEC, Seoul)

 

31 Top Contemporary Artists Exhibition (Kyunghyang Gallery)

 

Inaugural Exhibition 'Nam Seoul' Annex Building of Seoul Museum of Art (Seoul Museum of Art)

 

The 40th Anniversary of Diplomatic Relationship Between Korea and Kenya-Today's Korean Art (Nairobi Museum of Art, Kenya)

 
2005

2005 India-Korea Contemporary Art Exhibition (Rabindra Bharan Gallery, New Delhi, India)

 

Invited The Korean Cultural Service New York -Revelation of Korean Imagery (The Korean Cultural Service New York, New York, USA)

 

Salon 2005 SNBA (Carrousel du Louvre, Paris, France)

 

2006

Grand Palais Comparaisons 2006 (Grand Palais, Paris, France)

 

Exhibition for Opening commemoration of JoongAng Art Gallery (Jungang Art Gallery, L.A, U.S.A)

  KIAF 2006 Korea International Art Fair (COEX, Seoul)
 

Pre-International Incheon Women Art Biennale Project I:"Respiration"(Incheon Culture & Arts center)

 

2006 World Artist Festival (Sejong Center)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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2011

 

 

 

 

 

 

2012

 

2013

Invitation Exhibition of Hyundai Arts Center-2006 Korea Elder and Distinguished Artists (Hyundai Arts Center)

 

Korean Paintings 1953-2007 (Seoul Museum of Art)

L'esposition "Coree-France (Sun gallery)

Korea-Ghana, The 30th Anniversary Exhibition of Diplomatic Relationship: The New Vision of Modern Korean Paintings (The National Theater, Accra, Ghana)

Art Star 100 (COEX)

KIAF 2007 (COEX)

Two master artists of Korea: Seon Woo Young & Lee Sook Ja (gallery NK)

Inaugural Exhibition Gallery Emporia - The Thirty Korean & World Artists (Gallery EMPORIA)

 

The 3rd AFWP (Pacifico Yokohama, Yokohama, JAPAN)

The 26th 2008 Seoul Art Fair (BEXCO, Busan)

2008 Korean Best Artists 16 (Yongin Cultural Art Center)

Inaugural Exhibition Gallery A1 - Invitation Exhibition Korean Paintings (Gallery A1)

Cheongma 100th Birth Memorial Exhibition (Geoje Arts Center)

New Millennium of Oriental Painting-Korean Contemporary Art 2008 (Hangaram Art Museum)

KIAF 2008 (COEX, Seoul)

 

2009 Peace Dream Arts Festival: Korea-Spain 'ES-CORAZON'(Centro de las Artes Sevilla, Spain)

Human, Nature: Message of the Life and Desire (SETEC, Seoul)

Inaugural Exhibition United Gallery (United Gallery)

"Our's Portraits - Expression of Life, Expression of the Age."(Gana Art Center)

Realism Interpreted by Contemporary Art (Gyeongnam Art Museum)

 

Korea Contemporary Art Festival "KCAF" (Hangaram Art Museum of the Seoul Arts Center)

The 20th Anniversary Exhibition of the Rewarder of the Seokju Art Prize: Modernism ON & OFF (Gana Art Center)

eme 15 RENCONTRE D'ART CONTEMPORAIN DE CALV I(The 15th Calvi Contemporary Art) (Calvi, France)

For Renaissance of Local Art Culture (Hyangam Art Museum)

KIAF 2010 "Korea International Art Fair" (COEX Hall B)

2010 Korea Art festival "The Big Picture Festival." (KINTEX Hall 4)

 

'The 1st & 2nd Generations of Korean Art' Exhibition (Chungmunkyu Museum of Modern Art)

'Drawing Flowers' Exhibition (Gallery WOODUK)

Exhibition for commemorate the Opening of FLOHAS Museum(FLOHAS Museum Contemporary Art)

Korea Peace Art Exhibition (The National Assembly building)

2011 Hong-Ik 63Art Exhibition (Insa Gallery)

 

Pupil of WoonBo, elder professor Invited Exhibition (WOONBO Art Museum)

 

“Contemporary Art of Korea” (Jeju Museum of Contemporary Art)

Gana 30th Anniversary Celebration Exhibition<Contemporary Age - 30 Years With Artists> (Gana Art Center)

“Crane Painting of Modern Korea” (Woljeon Museum of Art Icheon)

Korea-India Contemporary Art Exchange Exhibition 2013 - <Resonance of The Spirit> (Gallery Hanbyeokwon)

 

Group Exhibitions 500 times, etc.

 


Career

 

Recommended Artist of National Art Exhibition

President of ChoonChoo

President of Sookran

Committee of Korean National Art Exhibition, Seoul Contemporary Korean Painting Exhibition Organization, New Millennium of Oriental Painting Exhibition Organization, Korea Junior Biennale Organization, Seokju Fine Art Foundation, Korean Fine Arts Association.

 

Judge of Korean National Fine Arts Competition, MBC Art Grand Exhibition, Joongang Art Grand Prize Exhibition, ChoonChoo Fine Arts Exhibition, Art World Grand Prize Exhibition, Art Exhibition of Moo Deung, Art Exhibition of Danwon, Art Exhibition of Sejong, Civil Servant's Exhibition of Painting and Writings, KEPCO Art Exhibition.

 
 

Collected by
 

The National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul Museum of Art, Hoam Gallery, Art SunJe Museum, Korea University Museum, Hongik University Museum, Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute, Intercontinental Hotel, Korean Air(KAL), Korea National Housing Corporation, L.G Head Office Building etc.

 

 

 

Publications

  Korea Modern Oriental Painting Research, 1989, Art Culture Publishing Company
  Lee Sook-Ja Art Essay -eve's Barley Field, 1991, Nanam Publishing Company
 
Address
  Workroom. 6th Floor, JoongSan Town Building, 1580-3, JoongSan Dong, IlSanDong Gu, Goyang City, GyeongGi-Do <410-831>
 

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