MFA, New York University,2017

BFA, CalArts, 2006

Solo Exhibitions


La Compass du Nuit/La Nuit du Compass, 80 WSE Gallery, New York, New York (December)


Dissolve, Gallery Space at Wagner, New York, New York (March)


Dissolve: In-Form, De-Form, Per-Form, Boda Center for Visual Arts, Seoul, South Korea (January)  

Group Exhibitions


Transporter, Kopeikin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (April-June)

Art in Odd Places, 14th Street, New York, New York (October)


Castles Made of Sand, A Pollination of the 2016 London Biennale: Synchorinisation / Syncopation, Lyeberry HQ, Brooklyn, NY (September)


Hearing Landscapes Critically, Sound Art Conference, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA


Soundscapes and Territories – 6th Annual Philosophy and the Arts Conference, New York, New York

MFA Thesis Exhibition, 80 WSE Gallery, New York, New York


Luxury, Takasago International Corporation, New York, New York (May – November)

Group Show,  Place Gallery, Portland Oregon (August)

Pingyao International Photo Festival, Pingyao, China (September)


Postcard Project, From Here to There, Los Angeles, California


Calypso: Artistic Learning Processes, Sala Rekalde, Bizkaiko Foru Aldundia - Diputación Foral de Bizkaia, Bilbao, Spain (April 17 - June 22)

Dissolve: Online Solo Exhibition, Korean Photography Project:, (August 4 -  September 4)

Muestra de Videoperformance Accidentes Controlados: XIII Muestra Internacional de Performance, Museo Ex Teresa Arte Actual, Mexico City, Mexico (November 13 - November 29)


Druid Underground Film Festival, Il Coral, Los Angeles CA (January)

Neighborhood Projects, One Leaf Gallery, Pomona, CA (April)


Contemporary Portraits, Gallery D300,  Valencia, CA (January)

Burroughs of Los Angeles, William Grant Still Art Center, Los Angeles, CA, (March-April)

*Dissolve, Main Gallery, CalArts, Valencia, CA (April), Solo

Video Installations, Black and White Studio, Valencia CA (May)


Blast Off, Stevenson Blanche Gallery, CalArts, Valencia, CA (September)

Prôject: Project, Schindler House/MAK Center, Los Angeles,CA (December)


Heroic Distortions/Narrative Strategies, A402 Gallery, Valencia, CA (April)

Untitled, Group Show, The Smell, Los Angeles, CA (June)

UNTITLED, Lime Gallery, CalArts, Valencia, CA (November), solo



Feinstein, John, "New Exhibition Uses Science Fiction Failure as a Lens to an Optimistic Future", Humble Arts Foundation, May 23, 2017

Boryoung Kim, The Tension Between Two Surfaces: Michelle Young Lee, Monthly Photo Magazine Korea, March 2009

Star Kim, O.K.A.Y (Overseas Korean Artist Yearbook) Book vol. 5, March 2006



College Art Association, MFA Professional Development Fellowship honorable mention 2014

Jack Goodman Scholarship in Art and Technology, New York University,  2012