Hyungshin Hwang is a Korean designer based in Seoul. He graduated from Hongik University and is attending its graduate program (grad school). Currently working in Seoul he is producing variety of objects and participating in various projects. He has been articulating ordinary experiences and past memories through creating objects and recently continues his work with the idea of ‘bred experience’. These objects with thoughts started to show in KIAF, 2007, and has been presented in more than 30 shows including DMY Berlin Design Festival to communicate with variety of people.
Born in Seoul, Korea, 1981
Master's course in Hongik University, Seoul, 2008-
B.F.A. Hongik University, Seoul, 2002 - 2007

Selected Exhibition

Contemporary Art Exhibition, Port Tonic Art Center, Saint-Tropez
The Material, G exhibition Gallery, Seoul

Raw Regards, Choi Jung Ah Gallery, Seoul
Group Exhibition, KCDF(Korea Craft Design Foundation, Seoul
Design Days Dubai, Mohammed bin Rashid Boulevard, Dubai

Home and Table Deco Fair, COEX, Seoul
Tokyo Designer’s Week, Meiji Jingu Gaien Mae, Tokyo

Craft Trend Fair, COEX, Seoul
Sulhwa Cultural Exhibion, Gallery Hakgojae, Seoul
Design Cube, KCDF, Seoul
Come Up To My Room, Gladstone Hotel, Toronto

Edition, Pop-up, Interalia, Seoul
House/Hold, Eugean Gallery, Seoul
Chair, Flow, Cheongju International Craft Biennale, Cheongju
Art Furniture Collection, Gallery Jun, Seoul
Extra Ordinary Seats, Appel Design Gallery, Berlin
Usage, Gallery Curio Mook, Seoul
Modern Haute Couture, Boutique Monaco Museum, Seoul

Unique & Useful, Interalia, Seoul
16 Young Korean Designers, Croft, Seoul
Living Collection(Seoul Design Fair 2010), Jamsil Sport Complex, Seoul
Zeitgeist, Gallery Ryu, Seoul
Translucency, Sangsangmadang, Seoul
DMY International Design Festival Berlin 2010, Flughafen Berlin Tempelhof, Berlin
Young Artist's New Leap, Gallery Kwanhoon, Seoul

Art Auction Show in Seoul, COEX, Seoul
Korea Tomorrow 'Bridge the World', SETEC, Seoul
Seoul Design Festival, COEX, Seoul
Modeum, Sono Factory, Seoul
Beginning of New Era, KIMUSA (The old Defence Security Command Site), Seoul
Seoul Design Olympiad 2009, Jamsil Olympic Stadium, Seoul
Honglim Group Exhibition, Gallery Lamer, Seoul
Gahp, Cubespace, Seoul
12 prototypes, Dukwon Gallery, Seoul
2009 Korea Design Week, Seoul Station, Seoul

Living Objet, Lio Gallery, Paju

Art Book Project with Craft Chairs, Sangsangmadang, Seoul
KIAF2007 (gallery artforum newgate), COEX, Seoul
Seoul Living Design Fair 2007, COEX, Seoul
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