Common scenes in fleeting time in an urban landscape have been captured, and then transferred and reformulated. The truth and falsehood, and the substance and illusion, of an object are expressed through apparent appreciation and indulgence.
Through this work, Danny Lee has pondered the necessary balance in urban development, reflecting on urban construction and destruction.
Lee is a full time artist. He graduated from the Swire School of Design of the former Hong Kong Polytechnic and is now Chairman of Hong Kong Visual Arts Society. His works have been selected for Hong Kong Art Biennial and has received First Prize (Sculpture) in “New Life” by Hong Kong Hospital Authority and Second Prize (Sculpture) in “Olympic Art and Sports Contest 2000 (Hong Kong)” by International Olympic Committee as well as a recipient of the Secretary for Home Affairs Commendation Scheme in 2008. His works are often exhibited in local and overseas exhibitions and has been commissioned to create public art works for Hong Kong Airport Authority, Hong Kong Olympic Equestrian Venue, Housing Authority, City Art Square and Hospital Authority. Collectors of his works include Hong Kong Museum of Art, Hong Kong Heritage Museum, Hong Kong Hospital Authority, Hong Kong Housing Department, Hong Kong Airport Authority, corporate and private collectors.