Patrick Lee was born in 1969 in Butte, Montana and he graduated from the Minneapolis College of Art & Design in 1988.
He has had numerous exhibitions nationally and internationally. Recent solo exhibitions include such venues as Western Project, Los Angeles, CA and Ameringer | McEnery | Yohe, New York, NY.
Recent group exhibitions include “B-B-B-BAD…an exhibition with attitudes,” Anna Kustera Gallery, New York, NY; “Drawing for the New Century,” Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN; “Male,” Maureen Paley Gallery, London, UK; “do I know you,” Inman Gallery, Houston, TX; “Lush Life,” Salon 94, New York, NY; and “In the Darkness,” Phil Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.
His work may be found in the permanent collections of the High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA; Georgia Museum of Fine Arts; and the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX.
Lee is the recipient of the 2006 Peter S. Reed Foundation Achievement Award and the Nikon 2000 Grand Prize in 2000.
Patrick Lee currently lives and works in Los Angeles, CA.