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Lee Mingwei: The Tourist

Lee Mingwei, The Tourist, 2003, The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Photo: Anita Kan. © Courtesy of the artist & Perrotin

5/25(Sat) 11:00~22:00
Perotin Tokyo
[Participation fee]
Lee Mingwei creates participatory installations, highlighting exchange and gift between strangers through his work. “The Tourist” will reveal the secrets of various cities as the hosts guide the artist through their trips. A lottery to guide the artist on a trip through Tokyo will be held on during the event at Perrotin gallery.


Lee Mingwei

Born in Taiwan in 1964 and currently living in Paris and New York City, Lee Mingwei creates participatory installations and one-on-one events, where people can explore trust, intimacy, and self-awareness, and contemplate these issues with the artist through eating, sleeping, walking and conversation. Lee has held numerous solo exhibitions and has been featured in biennials internationally.