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Lee Ufan

Illusions and


by Ashley Rawlings

Lee Ufan. Photo by Curtis Hamilton for ArtAsiaPacific.

From cracked glass to the void—tracing subtle shifts in the work of an artist whose steady acts of repetition evoke infinity.

Lee Ufan cut a sober but gracious figure as he contemplated the installation of his new paintings and sculptures, on view last fall at New York gallery PaceWildenstein’s cavernous Chelsea space. Lee has attained near-legendary status in Asia and enjoys a high degree of recognition in Europe: over the past four decades he has held dozens of…

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