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Jaejun Lee

Jaejun Lee is a Korean ceramicist working in Cardiff, UK. In 2017, he applied for the Tier 1 'Exceptional Talent' Visa and The Art Council England let him to stay and work in the UK for 5 years. He moved to Cardiff and set up his own studio in 2018 and now he spent most of his days in the studio. His work in its purity carries the traditional humble aesthetic of Korean ceramics across the seas to the UK where they are enriched by the colours and vibrancy of a land with so many different cultures. His work is simple yet striking, preserving and spreading the Korean wisdom in ceramic beauty.