Joo Yun Lee

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Visiting Assistant Professor History of Art and Design 718.636.3598 p Brooklyn Campus, East Hall 2

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Ph.D., Art History and Criticism, Stony Brook University, SUNY
Princeton–Weimar Summer School for Media Studies, Princeton University (2018)
Whitney Museum of American Art Independent Study Program (2013-2014) (Helena Rubinstein Curatorial Studies Fellow)
M.A., Art History and Theory, Hongik University, South Korea


Joo Yun Lee is a curator and writer based in New York and working on the intersection of art, science, and technology in modern and contemporary. Her research focuses on the technological modes of production, distribution, and reception of technical images, intermedia performance and installation, sound art, and architecture from the 1960s to the present crossing regional boundaries. She is at work on a book manuscript entitled "Infinitesimal to Infinity: Ryoji Ikeda’s Data Composition and Space of Sensing." Previous to starting her art history degree, she was an assistant curator at the Seoul Museum of Art and was in charge of the Seoul Mediacity Biennale and an editor of AliceOn (, the first web magazine and networking channel on media art and culture in South Korea.