Hi there, I am a graphic, visual designer, and communicator based in San Francisco, Bay Area. Most of my thoughts arise from the various problems I face every day and from the repetitive process of solving them as a designer.


Experiences

Houzz Inc. / Palo Alto CA / 08.17 – Present
Graphic Designer

Document-Print Studio / Seoul / 08.11 – 05.15
Founder & Graphic Designer

Yoondesign Inc. / Seoul / 08.12 – 05.15
Junior Graphic Designer

Catholic University of Korea / Seoul / 03.14 – 12.14
Communication Design Instructor

LG Electronics / Seoul / 01.10 – 10.10
Internship & Visual Designer


Education

Academy of Art University / San Francisco CA / 09.15 – 12.17
MA Graphic Design & Digital Media

TED, Kookmin University / Seoul / 09.11 – 02.13
MFA Visual Communication Design
Thesis “A Study on Types of Logo Design in Digital Environment.”

Catholic University of Korea (Trsf.) / Seoul / 03.04 – 02.11
BFA Visual Communication Design


Affiliations

AIGA / San Francisco CA / 10.16 – Present
Active Member

Korean Society of Typography / Seoul / 10.12 – 02.15
Former Member


Awards

ADDA 2017 / Print Part / Special Honor / 05.17
ADDA 2016 / Print Part / Semi-Finalist / 05.16
Society of Korea Design / Listed <New Media Vol.16> / 10.13
Ministry of Employment, Labor / Achievement Award / 06.12
CDAK / Print Part / Winner / 12.10  
CDAK / Print Part / Winner / 12.09  


Published

The Typography Magazine Issue #3 / 10.14
The Typography Magazine Issue #2 / 07.14
The Typography Magazine Issue #1 / 04.14
Soki Korea New Media Vol.16 / 10.13


Exhibitions

Share Love, Life / National Assembly of The Republic of Korea / 06.14
The Object / Jo-Hyung Museum / Seoul / 08.13
Batang Jill / Designer’s Lounge / Seoul / 03.13
Graphic Propaganda / Damdamwon / Seoul / 12.12
Dokdo / The Robie Gallery / Seoul / 09.12
Solt Community / City Hall / Siheung / 03.12
The Power of Art / Young-Eun Museum / Seoul / 10.11

Updated Aug 2018