Chongha Peter Lee
Bio and CV
Chongha Peter Lee / Shi-Tay Wei / MC Love-Obvious-Lee is currently based out of New York and Washington, D.C. Most recently, he co-founded the “The Non-Binary Biennale”, a media assemblage which participated in the Wrong Biennale, and “BodyCam” – a VR work that was shown in Video Vortex as part of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale.
In 2016, he received his MFA in Transmedia at Syracuse University, as a co-founder of the Native Alienz Media-Co-op, creating uKnow, an art automation software that took part in the world's first VR biennale.
He was an integral member of the Planetary Research Assemblage, co-producing “The Impossible Dialogues Interface” for the Chile Architectural Biennale. He's currently an active producer of the Native Alienz Planetary Radio series and co-constructing O.U.R.S - the Opaque Universal Research System.
::2017- Present - Advisor, Planetary Research Assemblage, NY
::2016 – Co-teacher, Syracuse University, NY
::2015 -- Director, Bridge Agency
::2015 – Teaching Assistant, Syracuse University, NY
::2014 – Teaching Assistant, Syracuse University, NY
::2013 – Visiting Artist, EAL, Bogota, Colombia
::2012 -- Co-teaching experimental media class at George Mason University
::2012 – Visiting Artist, Casita Maria, Bronx, NY
::2012 – Visiting Artist, American University
::2012 – Visiting Artist, University of Minnesota
::2013 – Transmedia M.F.A. candidate at Syracuse University
::2007 to 2011 – George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, New Media BFA, with honors
EXHIBITIONS & PERFORMANCES
::2017 - unidadinvestigacion / Colombia
::2017 - Wrong Biennale / Shanghai, China
::2017 - Fantasy Direct / Shanghai, China
::2017 - Rooftop Space / Shanghai, China
::2017 - Yeongma Land Charm Space / Seoul, Korea
::2017 - Syracuse Beech House Gallery / Syracuse, NY
::2017 - Black Metal Forest / Zagreb, Croatia
::2017 - Open Screen / Bihac, Bosnia
::2017 - After School / Toronto, Canada
::2017 - Video Vortex, Kochi Murizis Biennale / India
::2017 - Luxembourg City Film Festival / Luxembourg
::2017 - Why Are We / Washington, D.C.
::2016 - 40 Ounce Summit / Washington, D.C.
::2016 - Off the Wall / Fairfax, VA
::2016 - Violent Opaque / Shanghai, China
::2016 - Revolution/Revelation / Fairfax, VA
::2016 – Screendance Festival
::2015 – Peak Pink / Brooklyn, NY
::2015 – Videomovimiento / Bogota, Colombia
::2015 – From Nowhere / London, UK
::2015 – Inter-Americas Development Bank/ Washington, D.C. *
::2015 – SIGGRAPH Enhanced Vision / Los Angeles, California
::2015 – Flux Factory / Long Island City, NY
::2015 – Video Now! / Syracuse, NY
::2015 – Spark Performance / Syracuse, NY
::2015 – Screening Scholarship Media Festival / Pennsylvania
::2014 – Deformes Biennale / Valdivia, Chile*
::2014 – Georgetown GLOW / Georgetown, DC
::2014 – Missed Connections / Ballston, VA
::2014 – Manifeste / Montreal, Canada *
::2014 – Time-Based Lovers / Syracuse, NY
::2014 – Video Now! / Syracuse, NY
::2014 – Spark Performance / Syracuse, NY
::2013 – EAL / Bogota, Colombia
::2013 – Spark Video / Syracuse, NY
::2013 – Cross Culture / Fairfax, VA
::2013 – WPA Experimental Media Series / Washington, DC
::2013 – Universidad de Sergio Arboles / Bogota, Colombia
::2013 – Escuela de Arte y Letras / Bogota, Colombia
::2013 – Furthermore / Washington, DC
::2013 – EXCHANGED / Harrisonburg, VA
::2012 – Home in Casita Maria / Bronx, NY
::2012 – *The Ripple Effect in the Museum of the Americas / Washington, D.C.
::2012 – *Parks & Passages in the Goethe Institute / Washington, D.C.
::2012 – *Empowered at Prince George’s Community College / Maryland
::2012 – *Sculpting Outside the Lines for Arts in Foggy Bottom / Washington, D.C.
::2012 – *5×5 Public Art Project Commissioned by the D.C. Commission for the Arts & Humanities
::2011 – *Floating Utopia: Mobile Art Gallery Designs at Artisphere /Arlington
::2011 – Video commission for Artisphere ONE / Arlington
::2011- *MDE11 at the Museo De Antioquia / Medellin Colombia
::2011 – *Barcode Orchestra at Artisphere / Arlington
::2011 – *About Change at the World Bank / Washington, D.C.
::2011 – Open Source at Caroll Square Gallery / Washington, D.C.
::2011 – Experimental Media Series juried and curated by DJ Spooky / Washington, D.C.
::2010 – Riverviews Artspace Annual Juried Art Show / VA
::2017 - Darknet Residency
::2017 - Fantasy Direct Residency
::2017 - Black Metal Forest Residency
::2016 - Digital Artist Residency
AWARDS & PRESS
::2015- Publication in Global Activism: Art and Conflict in the 21st Century / MIT Press*
::2011- Publication in Mobile Home Project / Seoul, Korea*
::2011- Review of Open Source at Caroll Square Gallery by The Washington City Paper – Link
::2011- Review of About Change at the World Bank by The Pinkline Project – Link
::2010 –1st place Riverviews Artspace Annual Juried Art Show
::2010 – We Love Music Marathon: Music Marathon Overload @ 2010 Sonic Circuits Festival – Link