Jaemin Lee, South Korea

AGI member since 2016

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Jaemin Lee founded studio fnt in 2006 and took part in various projects with his partners over ten years. He has actively worked with Junglim Foundation since 2011 on projects about architecture, culture, arts and education, forum, exhibitions and research in order to explore meaningful exchanges with the public about subjects like the social role of architecture and urban living. He also taught graphic design at Seoul National University, and currently teaches at the University of Seoul.

Design work by Jaemin Lee


    Jaemin Lee, South Korea (2016)

    Jaemin Lee founded studio fnt in 2006 and took part in various projects with his partners over ten years. He has actively worked with Junglim Foundation since 2011 on projects...

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    Jaemin Lee, South Korea (2016)

    Jaemin Lee founded studio fnt in 2006 and took part in various projects with his partners over ten years. He has actively worked with Junglim Foundation since 2011 on projects about architecture, culture, arts and education, forum, exhibitions and research in order to explore meaningful exchanges with the public about subjects like the social role of architecture and urban living. He also taught graphic design at Seoul National University, and currently teaches at the University of Seoul.

    Exhibitions

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    KOREA: DESIGN + POSTER

    2017

    Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich

    An Incomplete List

    2016

    Jingren's Paperlogue, Beijing

    Mobile Talk

    2016

    Common Room & Co., Hong Kong

    Graphic Design, 2005 - 2015, Seoul

    2015

    Ilmin Museum of Art, Seoul

    Typojanchi 2015: The 4th International Typography Biennale

    2015

    Culture Station Seoul 284 and other corresponding places, Seoul

    Weltformat 15 Plakatfestival Luzern - Kill the Fathers

    2015

    Zwischenzeitraum, Luzern

    Vienna Design Week - Es Bist Du

    2015

    Festivalzentrale, Vienna

    Flags of Peace

    2015

    De Pier, Hague

    Korea Now! Craft, Design, Fashion and Graphic Design in Korea

    2015

    Les Arts Décoratifs, Paris

    Graphic Symphonia

    2015

    the National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul

    United Notions

    2015

    Art space Taiga, St.Petersburg

    Umspannwerk Kreuzberg, Berlin

    The Gallery Nauka i Iskusstvo

    Stockholm Furniture Fair 2015: NakNak 2015,

    2015

    Stockholmsmässan, Stockholm

    systems 14

    2014

    Walter Knoll Beijing showroom, Beijing

    CREATIVE©ITIES

    2013

    Pier-2 Art Center, Kaohsiung

    systems

    2013

    Walter Knoll London showroom, London

    Typojanchi 2011: The 2nd International Typography Biennale

    2011

    Seoul Arts Center, Seoul

    Agencies

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    Awards

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    • 2018

    Graphic Design Festival Scotland - International Poster Competition 2018, Selected
    • 2017

    CORE77 Design Awards, Runner-up
    • 2017

    CORE77 Design Awards, Notable
    • 2016

    CORE77 Design Awards, Notable
    • 2015

    CORE77 Design Awards, Notable
    • 2013

    YCN Professional Awards, Winner
    • 2013

    CORE77 Design Awards, Notable
    • 2013

    Reddot Design Awards, Winner
    • 2012

    CORE77 Design Awards, Runner-up
    • 2010

    Reddot Design Awards, Winner

    Other Professional Activities

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    • Jury, Latin American Design Awards 2018

      2018 – present

    • Jury, Topawards Asia - 2nd Anniversary Grand Awards 2018

      2018 – present

    • Jury, Graphic Design Festival Scotland - International Poster Competition 2017

      2017 – present

    • Jury (chairmen of the jury: Helmo), G​raphic ​D​esign ​B​iennal of Chaumont - International Poster Competition 2017

      2017 – present

    • Chief Curator (Director in General: Kyungsun Kymn), Typojanchi 2015: The 4th International Typography Biennale

      2015 – present

    • Boards member, Korean Society of Typography

      2013 – 2016