2022 October

Juried exhibition: @ Dutch Design Week

"Politics of Design":Things Shape Power 

 Exhibiting "Tête a Tête22"@ klokgebouw, Eindhove, The Netherland


2022 September 

Juried exhibition: "Future Bodies"

2022 The New Media Caucus Symposium

Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, USA  


2022 May

The CHI 2022 Interactivity, ACM SIGCHI conference on Human Factors in Computing Science

“Tête-à-tête 22”: Mediating Intimate Relationship through Expressive Digital Interaction 

New Orleans  Ernest N. Morial Convention  Center, New Orleans, Lousiana, USA


2021 Nov

Invitational Exhibition: AIIF (Advanced Imaging & Artificial Intelligence International Festival.) 

Special Exhibition: 

Chung Ang University, Seoul, South Korea 


 2021 Sep_Nov

Lecture “Expressive Entities” Course: Fluid Assemblages Interaction Concept Course 

Umeå Institute of Desig, Umeå, Sweden


2021 Feb

Art Track, Conference Exhibition TEI2021:

“Footsie”: Exploring Physical Human- 3 Machine-Interaction through Flirtatious Furniture,

15th ACM International Conference on Tangible Embedded and Embodied Interaction,

Art Space 5020 in Salzburg, Austria


2020 Nov/Dec

New Media Caucus member spotlight 2020 Nov-Dec

In regards on: Aesthetic, Experiential and Experimental Interaction


2020 Oct/Nov

Lecture “Aesthetic Interaction: Artistic Exploration of Interactive Technologies”

Course: Interaction Design and Transportation Design MFA

Umeå Institute of Design, Umeå, Sweden


2020 Feb

Artist talk

In regards on: "Exploring Aesthetic Interaction through Art, Design and Technology"

University of Twente,  Enschede, The Netherlands


2019 September

Artist talk

In regards on: “Exploring Interactive Tactile Digital Media

“Border Control”, The New Media Caucus Symposium,

Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI


2019 May / June

Artist residency

RISE (Research Institute Sweden)

Interactive installation project, “Footsie”

The pink, Umeå, Sweden


2018 September/October

Invitational Exhibition:

“subnet AIR Artists Exhibition”

September 17th - October 15th, 2018

Reception: Oct 4th, 2018

City Gallery Lehan, Salzburg, Austria


2018 May/June

Juried Exhibition:

"Transformed: Digital to Corporal"

May 28 - June 30, 2018

The Kresge Gallery at Marywood University and the 8th International Conference of Contemporary Cast Iron Art

"Post Industrial Iron:Divergence, Dialog, and New Directions"

120 Insalco Center for Studio Arts
Scranton, PA 18509


2019 June

Lecture : "ACC- ASIA Culture Institute, South Korea

In regards on: Art, Technology and Artist in the Fourth Round of Industrial Revolution


2018 May/August

Artist Residency: ACC_R CREATORS IN LAB program

Asia Culture Center of the Arts & Creative Technology Center

South Korea


2018 March 21

Artist Talk: Wednesday lecture at 3p.m

An Exploratory Research on Experimental Interaction of Art and Design

Umeå Institute of Design,  Östra Strandgatan 28 A SE-903 33 Umeå Sweden


2018 March 18-21,

The ACM TEI Conference :

Art Track Exhibition, 12th International Conference on Tangible Embedded and Embodied Interaction 2018

Title: Thou and I: Exploring Expressive Digital Interaction with Interactive Characteristic Wigs

Stockholm Kulturhuset (Stockholm Culture House) in an evening of Art and Performance

Sergels torg, 111 57 Stockholm, Sweden


2018 Feb/March

SOLO Exhibition:

Title: "Thou and I"

Feb 13th - March 16th, 2018

Artist Talk: Wednesday Feb 14th, 3p.m

Reception: Friday March 9th, 6-9p.m

Northeastern Illinois University, 5500 St Louis Ave, Chicago, IL 60625


2018 Jan/Feb

Juried Exhibition:

"7th Annual National Juried Exhibition”

Jan 8th -Feb 16th, 2018

Marshall University: School of Art &Design, Carroll Gallery, Huntington, West Virginia


2017 Sep/Oct

Interactions : A bi-monthly publication of the ACM

How Was It Made?  ’Tea with Crows’ : Motion Interactive Kinetic Sculpture / Tea table


2017 Jul/Aug

Interactions : A bi-monthly publication of the ACM

Demo Hour, ’Tea with Crows’ : Motion Interactive Kinetic Sculpture / Tea table


2017 May 16-July11

Artist Residency: subnet AIR Reserach on Experimental Wearable Tech

One eerie wearable approach to the fields of the uncanny valley

Center for HCI, University Salzburg + subnet AIR


2017 May 24th. 5p.m

Artist Talk Center for HCI (Human Computer Interaction Design)

University Salzburg Techno 5, Jakonb-Haringer-StraBe 8, 5020 Salzburg, Austria.


2017 May 7-11 The ACM CHI Conference: Installation Exhibits

The CHI 2017 annual ACM SIGCHI conference on Human Factors in Computing Science

Paper Title: "Tea with Crows: Towards Socially Engaging Digital Interaction"

Denver Convention Center, Denver, Colorado Opening reception, May 11, 7-9PM


2017 March 21-April 13 Juried Exhibition: "MYSTERY and ENIGMA”

The 2017 Kreft Juried National Exhibition Kreft Arts Program

Concordia University Ann Arbor, MI

Opening reception for the artists March 31, 7-9 PM


2017 March 20-23 The ACM TEI Conference :

Art Track Exhibition 11th International Conference on Tangible Embedded and Embodied Interaction 2017

Paper Title: "Tea with Crows: Experiencing Proactive Ubiquitous Technology by Interactive Art"

Keio Media Design, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan


2017 Jan 12-Feb11 Juried Exhibition: " Materialized: Juried 3D Printed Art"

The University Art Gallery Central Michigan University, MI

Opening Reception: January 12th (6p.m)


2016 Dec 12-24 Invitational Solo Exhibition: “A Synesthetic Moment”

3D printed Interactive Kinetic Sculpture

KumBoSung Art Center, Seoul, South Korea


2016- 2019 NSF Grant Award : "NRT-IGE: Promoting Creativity in Engineering/Technology

Graduate Education through Integration of Arts/Design and Experiential Learning in the Curriculum”

PI. Anwar Sohel.


June 4 - July 17

A  juried exhibit : PLEASE TOUCH

Public Reception: Thursday, June 9 • 6 – 8 pm • Gallery Talk at 7 pm

Target Gallery | National Exhibition Space | Torpedo Factory Art Center

105 N. Union St., Alexandria, VA 22314


2016 May 16-22

Artist Talk

"Felt Technology through interactive critters"

ISEA2016: 22nd International Symposium on Electronic Art

City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong


2016 April 9 - May 6

CIRCA: Digital Art Exhibit

Opening reception: Saturday, April 9, 2-4 pm

A national juried exhibit of work made with digital processes.

Juried by Robbin Zella, Director and Curator of the Housatonic Museum of Art.!events/c3su

Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA


2016 March 30

Artist Talk

Northeastern Illinois University

Chicago, IL, USA


2016 March 7


Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts

Grand Rapids, MI, USA


2016 March 4 - April 1

Juried Exhibition:

“SYNESTHETICA”: An exhibit of works involving multiple senses

Opening reception: March 4

Manifest galllery, Cincinnati, OH, USA


2016 Feb 5

ART exchange at the College Art Association’s Annual Conference

Washington D.C, USA


2015 Dec 4 - Feb28

Exhibition at maker maker section

Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism/Architecture

Opening reception: Dec.4 (6pm-9pm)

Shenzhen, China.


2015 Nov4- Dec6

Solo Exhibition

Title: Malum: Exploring Felt Technology Through The Interactive Critters

Opening reception: Nov.4 (6pm-8pm)

Artist Talk: Nov.4 (7pm-8pm)

Olivia Park Gallery, 16 West 32nd Street, New York, NY


2015 May 15~24

Solo Exhibition

Title: Meaning making by Fur Tails
-Exploring Aesthetic experience through Interactive Digital Media


Tokyo Studio, KOMAGOME 1-14 cas Gallery, Tokyo, Japan


2015 Feb 18~March 20

Solo Exhibition

Title: “The Hidden Critters in the extendedself”

The Cannon Gallery of Art Presents, Western Oregon University, Monmouth, OR, USA


2015 Jan 16~19

Conference Art Track paper publication & Arts Track exhibition

The ACM TEI Conference 2015: 9th International Conference on Tangible Embedded and Embodied Interaction

Paper title: "Spiky Starfish: Exploring 'Felt Technology' through a shape changing wearable bag"

Stanford University, San Francisco, USA

2014 April

Conference workshop participation & presentation

The CHI 2014 annual ACM SIGCHI conference on Human Factors in Computing Science,"Socially Engaged Art"
paper title: "Extended self: Critical making through social computing research in HCI" Young Suk Lee


2014 Feb

Conference Art Track paper publication & Arts Track exhibition

The ACM TEI Conference 2014: The conference on tangible, embedded, and embodied in interaction.
Paper title: "Hatching Scarf: A Critical Design about Anxiety and Persuasive Computing" Young Suk Lee
Ludwig-Maximilians-University Universität München, Munich, Germany  


2013 May

Symposium/ Workshop participation & presentation-Giving an artist talk about my critical designs

"Transmission and Entanglements"
Goldsmiths college-University of London, London, UK


2013 April
Conference workshop participation & presentation -Giving an artist talk about my critical designs

The ACM CHI Conference 2013 Workshop:
"Crafting Interactive Systems learning from Digital Arts Practice"
paper title: "A review of Interactive Landscape: An Artistic Approach to HCI" Young Suk Lee
Université Paris-Dauphine, Paris, France


2013 April
A Design Exhibition:

Title: "The Fragile Self in Anxious Times"
Informatics and Computing, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, USA



2013 March 1~2

Utopia: The Scholar & Feminist 2013

Barnard College-Columbia University, NewYork, NY, USA

Participating on Plenary Panel about feminist human computer interaction principles:

Key note talk - "Utopian Design? Feminism and Critical Design"- Collaborating with Dr. Shaowen Bardzell.


2012  May 17-20    

“Arts on Division” festival, Video Art Screening, Somerville, New Jersey, NY, USA


2012 Friday, February 24, 5:30–7:30 PM.

Participate in ARTexchange at the College Art Association’s Annual Conference in Los Angeles.

ARTexchange will take place in the Concourse Foyer, Level 1, of the Los Angeles Convention Center

1201 South Figueroa Street


2011~2012 December 9th, 2011to January 15th

Show in New York in December: 8"x8" artwork Exhibition, 567 Gallery, New York, NY, USA

Opening reception, 7 – 9 p.m on December 9th, 2011

The gallery is located at 145 W14th Street, New York, NY.


2011~2012. December 9, 2011 to Jan 4

INTERNATIONAL AMERICA: National Identity in Flux, Juried Exhibition, TEJAS GallerySpace,

Dayton, OH,USA

Opening Reception, 6-9pm on December 9, 2011


2011~2012. December 2, 2011 to February 2

WATCH IT! Video Art Competition, Taubman Museum, Roanoke, Virginia, USA

Opening of WATCH IT! 5pm-8pm on December 2, 2011


2011. February

PVE: Performance Video Event, New Media Caucus, NewYork, USA

Saturday, February 12, 10:00 p.m


2010. November

IDEAS 10: Art and Digital Narrative exhibition, Emilly Carr University of Art+Design,

Vancouver BC, Canada

November 2nd – November 6th

Opening Reception, Thursday, November 4th at 6pm.


2010. August - October

"Topographies", UMKC Gallery of Art presents, Kansas city, Missouri, USA

August 30 to October 4

Opening Reception, September 9, 5-7P.M.

Gallery Talk, September 9, 6 PM.


2010. May

MFA Digital art- Thesis show "Voices of Critters"

April 27- May 8

SoFA Gallery, Indiana University.

Opening Reception, April 30, 7-9 P.M.

Gallery Talk, April30, Noon.


2010. March

To appear in extended abstract of CHI2010

Paper: In regards of 'Soft-Spiky Mouse: A Design Case Study on Expressive Surfaces

Atlanta, GA


2010. January

presentation & publication: “TEI 10” : The conference on Tangible, embedded, and embodied in interaction.

Paper: In regards of 'SKIN:Designing Aesthetic Interactive Surfaces’.

MIT Media Lab, Cambridge, MA, USA

2009. Nov. 6th

Artist Talk& Exhibition: “ideas 09”: Arts at the Digital Edge

*Sound interactive sculpture- Title: ‘Petals of light’ , Date: Nov 5~ Dec 4.

Ball state University Museum of Art, Muncie, Ball state, USA



2009. Nov. 5th

Presentation: A brown bag lecture for ‘ the institute for digital arts and humanities’

Indiana University Wells Library, Bloomington. IN, USA