Jee Young Lee is a Korean artist that knows how to create amazing surreal images without using Photoshop. She creates absurd and beautiful dreamscapes that represent her own experiences, dreams or memories or traditional Korean folk tales and legends. Every detail is made by hand until she thinks the image is ready to take one final photograph.
I think this artist is very inspiring because she does not use the normal techniques to create a studio. In this constantly changing society, nobody has the time to do something that takes so much dedication and time. We all live in a fast moving society with innovative products and technology but we don’t always dwell on the fact that we don’t always need those products or techniques to do something great. Jee Young Lee proves that you don’t need photoshop to create very beautiful and innovate images. It’s an incredible act of determination of sharing her own stories and vision. There are plenty of opportunities to interpret the images as you want, but there’s always a recognizable story. She’s an example for me because of her creativity, her original en sometimes funny designs and her dedication.