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Hey Seoul! What a great launch for TDK Seoul it was!! Our first #TDKTuesdays happened, met up with some awesome creatives and cooked up some amazing ideas already for the next one. Big thanks to all who came <3 Hoingik Uni is having their degree show this month, and many more design events around town! The second half recruit season is still on, 297210 Creative is looking for a new designer to join their team! Head on over to TDK Seoul > jobs for more opportunites.
— Yoonyoung Jung
Get the low down on your fav Seoul creatives, how they started out and if they’re hiring!
On the back of just finishing her latest book, Jiye Kim Artist / Illustrator, chats with us about how she fell in love with visual storytelling, the passion projects she's been working on and how she challenges her style.
Kisung Jang, Art director of TRIANGLE-STUDIO actually started out in animation and stumbled into the world of design by taking a book making class just before he finished up at school! Well we definitely think Kisung took the right path as we're loving what Triangle Studio is getting up to! Read up on how Kisung thinks the world of design is evolving.
The way Shin Morae, Illustrator, uses colour to capture a mood grabbed our attention and the trade mark "( )" for eyes kept us coming back for more. Shae shares with us the start of her journey developing her style and why she does it!
Ordinary People — Seyong Ahn, Seungmi Baek, Jaeha Lee, Jeongmin Seo, Jin Kang— started out their studio while they we're studying! They kicked things off with a self-initiated project called 'we make posters' which has now evolved into Ordinary People. Check out their amazing use of typography and their awesome self-initiated projects they continue to use.
Our eyes melted with glee when we came across Daye Kim, Illustrator at JANGCHA BOOKS. Going from creating illustrations for stationary to drawing for children's books—what a dream! Daye also branches out on her own doing illustrations interiors and other print media—stating "Colors and characters are important in my drawings and I try to express a fun moment in my works." Check it out and have some fun too!
Check out the industry standard of work in Seoul - how it is shot, what do they present?
Our top picks for recommended articles, blogs and companies in Seoul.
Neon Moiré is a curated event guide of the world's most interesting design conferences and events on our digitized world. The agenda will focus on graphic, typography and interaction design conferences, not to forget design film festivals and an overview of the top design summer schools.
Creative Mornings SEO
CreativeMornings is a monthly breakfast lecture series for creative types. Each event is free of charge, and includes a 20 minute talk, plus coffee!
Man v’s nature
I came across Irenaeus Herok’s Insta feed (@iherok) today and was blown away. He takes images of remote locations around the world, specialising in landscape and portraiture photography. I find his aerial photography, such as these images of highways surrounding Dubai in the UAE, particularly fascinating. Whist our screens are currently (…)
Our resident synesthesiac, Shai Samana, believes that it's those silent in-between moments of a song that can sometimes spark our imaginations the most. The post Playlist: Space appeared first on High On Design.
Queensland Theatre 2019
For The People created a strong season identity for Australia’s fastest growing theatre the Queensland Theatre. An interplay of darkness and light with strong contrasting colours on a backlit set, inspired by the dramatic lighting of the stage. Together with photographer Tim Jones and his team, they created eight unique (…)
Tips for the Perfect Ph…
Your design portfolio is your chance to present your projects in their best light, which is why photographing them well is a crucial part of the process. Here’s how to nail your photoshoot. The post Tips for the Perfect Photoshoot for Your Design Portfolio appeared first on High On Design.
Digging this cover artwork by Ju Mu monster for Susobrino’s Mapajo!
‘Tis the Season to Foll…
Some briefs are uninspiring from the get go. Here’s how to be proud of your work even with the most mundane briefs. The post ‘Tis the Season to Follow the Brief: Designing Holiday Greeting Cards appeared first on High On Design.
Karel Martens : Still Moving
Seoul, Gangnam-gu, Eonju-ro 133-gil, 11
SEOUL MEDIA CITY BIENNALE
SeMA, Seoul Museum of Art
DDP Open Curating Vol.11
DDP, 281 Eulji-ro, Euljiro 7(chil)-ga, Jung-gu, Seoul
2018 DDP Young Designer Challenge
Dongdaemoon Design Plaza, 281 Eulji-ro, Euljiro 7(chil)-ga, Jung-gu, Seoul
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