Planning and Development Committee for Contemporary Artways Linking Tokyo Islands
李 容旭 YONG-UK LEE
Lee was born in Seoul, KOREA. He moved to Japan in 1990, Study computer programming and Computer Animation and Film and Media Art Theory receiving an M.A. in Art Theory (NIHON Univeisity, 1999) and a Ph.D. Course finished in Visual Art and Media Studies from Nihon University (2005).
Lee has been working with computer and other media as an artist, computer animator, designer since 1993. His art projects have been presented by, among others, The National Art Center Tokyo, The Metropolitan Art Museum (Tokyo), and Tokyo base various Gallery.
From 2003, Lee is a Professor in Imaging Arts Department at Tokyo Polytechnic University where he was teaching classes in Imaging art, new media Art theory, and Making of digital Cinema and Computer animation.
In addition, Lee is Lecture at Information Design Course in J. F. Oberlin University. He also teaching to Digital Animation and Media Art works.
In 2007 Lee founded The Study of Cross Media in Japan Society of Image Arts & Sciences (Japanese: 日本映像学会クロスメディア研究会). This Group is Several International Symposium made the plan and promoted. Lee is the co-author of Media Literacy and Communication (Japanese: メディア活用能力とコミュニケーション/Daigaku tosyo Press, 2016) as well as over 25 articles which have been published.