Chinese artists by Michel Nau - Lee Kit  
 

 

 
 

 

 
 

Lee Kit

 
 

李杰

 
     
 

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李杰  pinyin  Li Jie

1978

Lee Kit was born in Hong Kong, China.
   

2003

He graduated with a Bachelor in Art from the Chinese University of Hong Kong.
   

2006

He continued his studies.

   

2007

He was artist in residence program, in Wellington, New Zealand.

   

2008

He graduated with a Master's degree in Fine Arts, from the Chinese University

 

of Hong Kong.

   

2012

He won the Art Futures Prize, in Hong Kong Art Fair.

   

2013

He was selected to represent Hong Kong, at the 55th Venice Biennial.
  He was nominated for the Hugo Boss and Rockbund Art Museum Asia Art award.
   
   
 

Known for his pastel-colored textile works, referring to the objects of life daily,

 

he combines painting, light projection and video, for his installations.

   
   
   
   
 

Collections  selection

   
  Belgium

Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst

Gand
   
  China
M+ Hong Kong
Hong Kong Art Museum Hong Kong
   
  France
D.S.L collection Paris

Contemporary Art Institute

Villeurbanne, Lyon

   
  United Kingdom
Tate Modern London
   
  United States
Modern Art Museum New York
   
private collections Hong Kong,  Seoul
  New Zealand,Sweden.
   
   
   
  He lives and works inTaipei, Taiwan.
   
   
 

Danièle Sicard


 
 

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Solo exhibitions  
selection

 
       
    Italy  

2009

12.11 05.12

Osage Gallery  

A SUITCASE

 

 

Palermo

 

 

 

   

 

 

Singapore  

2009

27.11 10.01

Osage Gallery

Someone Singing and Calling

 

 

Singapore

Your Name  

 

 

   

 

 

China  

2012

05.02 25.03

Arrow Factory  

It's not an easy thing  

 

 

Beijing

 

 

 

   

 

 

China  

2012

17.11 02.01

Minsheng Art Museum  

BY THE WAY

 

 

Shanghai

 
       

 

 

Japan  

2014

11.01 15.02

Shugo Arts  

BY THE WAY

 

 

Tokyo

 
       
    China  

2014

13.09 31.10

Aike Dellarco  

BY THE WAY

   

Shanghai

 
       
    United States  

2016

12.05 09.10

Walker Art Centre Hold your breath, dance slowly
    Minneapolis  
       
    China  

2018

20.01 08.04

OCAT The enormous Space
    Shenzhen  
       

 

     

 

     
       

© Lee Kit

       
       

 

 


collective exhibitions  
selection

 

 

     
    United States  

2009

  Pulse Art Fair  
    Miami  
       
    United Kingdom  

2010

  Tate Modern No Soul For Sale
    London  
       
    China  

2012

  Shanghai Biennial  
    Shanghai  
       
    Taiwan  

2012

  Contemporary Art Centre Trading Future
    Taipei  
       
    United States  

2015

 

The New Museum

The Great Ephemeral

   

New York

 
       
    China  

2017

 

FrankYang Foundation

Everything you need to know

   

Shenzhen

about the FY Foundation

       
   

France

 

2017

 

Palais de Tokyo

All watched over by the machines

   

Paris

of loving grace

       


 

 

 

© Lee Kit

 
 
 
 

   

Vitamin Creative Space  Beijing  Guangzhou     

www.vitamincreativespace.com

   


 
 

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© Lee Kit


 LEE KIT 李杰    A SUITCASE  
12.11 05.12 2009  Osage Gallery  Palermo
invitation

 
 

© Lee Kit

 
LEE KIT 李杰    Someone Singing and Calling Your Name  
27.11 2009 10.01 2010  Osage Gallery  Singapore
invitation

 
 

© Lee Kit


LEE KIT 李杰   BY THE WAY  
11.01 15.02 2014  Shugo Arts  Tokyo
invitation

 
 

© Lee Kit


LEE KIT 李杰   AND  
13.09 31.10 2014  Aike Dellarco  Shanghai  
invitation

 

 
 

© Lee Kit

 
 

© Lee Kit

 
 

 
 

 



 
 

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