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Jimin Lee


Print Media

Combining digital print, photo-digital intaglio and laser cutting processes, Lee’s work seeks to convey a sense of emotional and psychological intensity through re-imagining the mundane and everyday social interactions.  Lee has an extensive background in print media that include both traditional and contemporary and Eastern as well as Western styles and techniques with an understanding of their different histories. 

She has shown internationally in solo exhibitions including Anchor Graphics in Chicago; QCC Art Gallery at the City University of New York; DoART Gallery/Hyundai Gallery in Seoul; Shirota Gallery in Tokyo; Andrew Shire Gallery in Los Angeles; Megalo Gallery in Canberra, Australia; Open Studio Gallery in Toronto; and Galerie Alain Piroir in Montreal, Canada. Recent group exhibitions include the 5th International Printmaking Biennial of Douro 2010, The Printmaking Museum of Douro, Portugal; Graphica Creative 2009, Jyvaskyla Art Museum, Jyvaskyla, Finland.

Education and Training: 
B.F.A. and M.F.A., Seoul National University
M.F.A., San Francisco Art Institute
Teaching Interests: 

Intaglio, Photo-based printmaking, Digital printing, Monoprinting, Relief and mixed media printmaking, Print media in visual communication


Office location: Baskin Art E-112
Office Hours: 
Mondays & Wednesdays 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Room DARC 321
Mailing Address: 

Art Department

Baskin Visual Arts

UC Santa Cruz

1156 High Street

Santa Cruz, CA 95064