With wealth of experience working within the graphic design, fashion and photography industry, I joined the design environment as a graphic designer in 2009 and have continued to develop my technical skills for web and print to where I now design to an advanced [login to view URL] career started at a professional online trend analysis company working on reports for major fashion companies and campaigns for leading design stores in Korea. I then moved on to graphic design and photo editing for the worlds leading image library, Image Source Ltd. where I designed multi part composite, beauty and editorial images and design for many marketing campaigns. I progressed to junior graphic designer and gained promotion to independent in-house designer covering marketing, creative and IT department before launching my own business to embark on a freelance career. My freelance works has included general Graphic Design for web and print both, Creative Artwork such as hand-made craft and interactive digital design and Photo Editing from general retouching to high-end retouching. After a year of many interesting projects in various design industry, I got a chance to work as a creative artworker in DHL Production department of Tag Worldwide, a global brand services agency, and now I am looking for the one which I can execute all my knowledge and skill I’ve gained all these years with full of passion and energy.
Provide skilled and technically precise input and support to the agency or design studio, this role often grows to include providing artistic direction on projects, strategic planning and creative and promotional marketing services. Also, as a valuable member of studio team, have creative panache and fastidious nature, organisational skills and attention to detail.
In-house Graphic Designer
Photo Library, Image Source Ltd.
Sep 2009 - Jul 2012 (2 years, 10 months)
Take direction where appropriate from the director to build an understanding of the brand values and in-house design style, also to develop skills base in relation to Design practice and aptitude with necessary software. Develop new skills independently and keep up to date with new technologies and trends within the field of design. Web Support: Creating and updating graphics, banners, web pages and interactive Flash interfaces for use on website. Sales Support: General design duties from creating banners, galleries and promotional items to full campaigns. Provide marketing tools to the international and direct teams. Marketing Support: To create campaigns across a range of mediums including web, interactive, print and animation. Provide design support to any other team in the company. Maintain and develop the brand image.
Abroad Journalist and Editor
Online industry trend analysis company, A’digm Group
Jan 2006 - Dec 2009 (3 years, 11 months)
Work closely with the creative director and team to come a trend report project out physically well in visual way that inspires and drives fashion trendsetters in the right direction to the industry. Specific duties are regular monthly update on trend report, interviewing artists, designers and company presenters with photographing their artworks, exhibitions and showcases.
Graduation MA Graphic Design Communication
University of the Arts London, United Kingdom 2008
(Less than a year)
Graduation BA (Hons) Fashion Illustration 1st Class of Honours
London College of Fashion, United Kingdom 2005 - 2007
Graduation BA Fashion Design and Technology
Kyungpook National University, Korea, Republic of 2001 - 2004
Selected for the 10th Busan Fashion Design Competition
BFW (Busan Fashion Week)
Fashion design competition
Won the Graduate Fashion Week 2006 Carrier Bag Design Competition
GFW (Graduate Fashion Week)
Carrier bag design competition
Shortlisted / GFW 2007 John Adam Fashion Portfolio Award