Young Jae Lee (Korean, )

Timeline

1951
Born in Seoul, Korea
1968–1972
Studied at Academy of Fine Arts in Seoul, Korea
1972–1973
Internship with Christine Tappermann in Wallrabenstein, Germany
1976–1977
Internship with Ralf Busz in Friedrichsfeld
1973–1978
Studied ceramics at the Münster University of Applied Sciences
1979–1978
Study of form and design with Erwin Schutzbach at the University of Applied Sciences, Wiesbaden
1980
Frechener Kulturstiftung, 1st Prize
1981
Bampi - Preis, Osnabrück, 2nd Prize
1978–1987
Set up atelier near Heidelberg
1984–1987
Artistic and scientific assistant at the University of Kassel
1989
Bayerischer Staatspreis, Gold medal
1997
Hessischer Staatspreis (for Keramische Werkstatt Margaretenhöhe), 1st Prize
2001
Bayerischer Staatspreis für Gestaltung (for Keramische Werkstatt Margaretenhöhe)
2001
Dießener Keramikpreis
2001
les Must de scènes d´interieur, Septembre
2005
Hessischer Staatspreis (for Keramische Werkstatt Margaretenhöhe)
1987–present
Director of Keramische Werkstatt Margaretenhöhe GmbH, Essen

Public Collections

Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA