May
4
to Jun 28

The City of Brea Art Gallery's 34th Annual Made in California (MICA) Juried Exhibition

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Walter Lee’s artwork titled “Lobster Daydream” has been selected for the City of Brea Art Gallery’s 34th Annual Made in California Juried Exhibition on view from May 4th through June 28th 2019.

Free opening reception will be held in the gallery on Saturday, May 4th 2019 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Walter at the Brea Gallery opening reception on May 4, 2019

Walter at the Brea Gallery opening reception on May 4, 2019

Walter’s daughters, grandson and son-in law.

Walter’s daughters, grandson and son-in law.

With Jan Ortega(PYLAA Secretary) and Manny Ortega.

With Jan Ortega(PYLAA Secretary) and Manny Ortega.

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With my patrons, Angela Park and Young Kim

With my patrons, Angela Park and Young Kim

His another artwork titled “Idling Lunchtruck” had made a debut in 32nd Annual Made in California Juried Exhibition in 2017. (Refer to old photo)

MICA 2017 Poster

MICA 2017 Poster

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Idling Lunchtruck in 2017

Walter at the gallery in 2017..

Walter at the gallery in 2017..

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Jun
26
5:00 PM17:00

Laguna Art-A-Fair Preview Night at 777 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach

This extraordinary preview reception night will be held at the Laguna Art-A-Fair grounds on June 26th 2019 from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Remember, Walter Lee’s exhibition booth number is C28.

Come and mingle with all the exhibiting artists, and enjoy all the artwork in about 120 booths.

All the exhibitors and their invited guests are cordially welcome to the show. Each booth would offer snacks and beverages for visitors.

Invited guests are required to have admission tickets.

Nocturnal Couple by Walter

Nocturnal Couple by Walter

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Jun
28
to Sep 1

Laguna Art-A-Fair at 777 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach, CA

Walter Lee’s festival booth number is C28.

Refer to the map attached.

Layover Passengers, Oil on canvas (36 x 48)

Layover Passengers, Oil on canvas (36 x 48)

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Walk through the entry arch, go straight passing the gazebo, then you enter C zone on the left.

Walter Lee’s booth #C28 is only 20 feet or so forward from the gazebo.

The entry arch of Laguna Art-A-Fair.

The entry arch of Laguna Art-A-Fair.

Showing daily and also nightly.

Showing daily and also nightly.

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Jun
8
11:00 AM11:00

LPAPA Paints Old Towne Orange- Hilbert Museum Show

Walter’s two paint-out oil paintings were selected into the Grand Paint Out of Old Towne Orange which was sponsored by Laguna Plein Air Painters Association (LPAPA) and Chapman University.

The accepted artwork of 38 pieces will be showcased at Hilbert Museum of California Art at Chapman University on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Hilbert Museum of California Art at Chapman University is located across the street from Ruby Restaurant and the Orange Metrolink Station at 167 N. Atchison Street, Old Towne Orange. The parking building is located at 130 N. Lemon Street, Lemon and Maple, one block east of the museum.

Admission and parking are all free.

The reception will also be held on Saturday night June 8th 2019, between 4 p.m. and 6 p.,m.. His artwork will also be listed on Dailybrushworks.com.

Private Alley on Olive, Oil, 12x9, $600

Private Alley on Olive, Oil, 12x9, $600

Alley Behind Sunkist Building, Oil, 9x12, $600

Alley Behind Sunkist Building, Oil, 9x12, $600

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Mar
12
to Mar 24

15th Annual "Best of Plein Air" Juried Art Show

Walter Lee’s original oil painting titled “Marine Lift” is selected into the 15th Annual “Best of Plein Air” Juried Art Show sponsored by Laguna Plein Air Painters Association (LPAPA).

Walter’s additional painting titled “Catch of the Day” is also selected to an expanded digital show on DailyBrushwork.com. For acquisition and viewing of other artwork, visit DailyBrushwork.com. (March 25th 2019)

It is known that 40 fine artists were selected into the show out of 280 entrants this year. .Total 60 eminent art pieces of plein air painting are displayed at Forest & Ocean Gallery in the heart of Laguna Beach.

At Forest & Ocean Gallery

480 Ocean Avenue, Laguna Beach, CA 92651

Opening Hours

Monday- Closed

Tuesday - Friday 11AM - 5PM

Saturday 10AM - 6PM

Sunday 11AM - 5PM

Marine Lift, Oil on canvas (11 x 14)

Marine Lift, Oil on canvas (11 x 14)

Walter at the reception night.

Walter at the reception night.

Walter with Angela and Youngsook.

Walter with Angela and Youngsook.

Catch of the Day, Oil on canvas (16 x 12) Accepted as alternate

Catch of the Day, Oil on canvas (16 x 12) Accepted as alternate

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Mar
4
to Apr 12

Hillcrest Festival of Fine Arts Group Show

Walter Lee’s prize winning original oil painting, “Backwater Reflection”was invited by the City of Whittier Cultural Arts Commission and presented at Parnell Park Community Center Lobby during the five-week period in March and April 2019.

His prize winning artwork was earlier awarded the second place oil painting category in the 59th Annual Hillcrest Festival of Fine Arts in La Habra Heights in February 22, 23 and 24, 2019.

Opening hours are on Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. and on Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The reception is scheduled on March 27, 2019 at 5 p.m. at Parnell Park. A welcome and light reception is to begin at 5:30 p.m.

Backwater Reflection, Oil on canvas (16 x 20)

Backwater Reflection, Oil on canvas (16 x 20)

Walter with Teresa and Sarah on the night of award ceremony at Hillcrest Congregational Church on 2000 West Road, La Habra Heights, CA.

Walter with Teresa and Sarah on the night of award ceremony at Hillcrest Congregational Church on 2000 West Road, La Habra Heights, CA.

Hillcrest Group Exhibit was showcased at the Parnell Park Community Center in City of Whittier.

Hillcrest Group Exhibit was showcased at the Parnell Park Community Center in City of Whittier.

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Feb
22
to Feb 24

59th Hillcrest Festival of Fine Arts

Walter has participated Hillcrest Festival of Fine Arts as invitational artist. He submitted three oil paintings this year. Hillcrest jurors conferred the second place award to Walter’s painting titled “Backwater Reflection.”

Backwater Reflection, Second Place winner, Oil, 16x20

Backwater Reflection, Second Place winner, Oil, 16x20

59th Hillcrest Festival award ceremony

59th Hillcrest Festival award ceremony

With Walter’s patrons, Thomas Choi (right) and Domitian Yoo

With Walter’s patrons, Thomas Choi (right) and Domitian Yoo

With a fellow artist Armando Cepeda (President of Placentia-Yorba Linda Art Association).

With a fellow artist Armando Cepeda (President of Placentia-Yorba Linda Art Association).

With the First Place winning artist, Monica Edwards (Laguna Plein Air Painters Association member)

With the First Place winning artist, Monica Edwards (Laguna Plein Air Painters Association member)

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With Water’s patrons, Mr. & Mrs. Mansik Hong

With Water’s patrons, Mr. & Mrs. Mansik Hong

Walter with his son David Lee, MD

Walter with his son David Lee, MD

With a fellow artist, Donna Smith

With a fellow artist, Donna Smith

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