Park, Eun Young

Product/media designer and artist

Helsinki / Seoul

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M.A. in New Media, School of Arts, Design and Architecture, Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland (2013~2016)
Exchange study in Advanced New Media class, Visual Communication, Universität der Künste (UDK) Berlin, Germany(2014)
B.F.A. in Film Directing and Production, Korea National University of Arts, Seoul, Korea
B.S.E. in Chemical Technology, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

Work Experiences
Concept Design Intern, LEGO Creative Play Lab (2016)
Self-employed artist and designer (2004 -)
Assistant to film director Hong Sangsoo in the film, “Turning Gate” (2002)

Selected Press
“LINKKI” appeared in Co.Design (Fast Company)designboomCreativeApplications.Net (2015)
“Oongsung Oongsung” appeared in CreativeApplications.Net (2014)
“The most promising female directors this year” , CINE21 (2006)

Awards & Funds
iF Student Design Award 2016 (among winning entries in toy and teaching material Product – 1.03 Babies / Kids)
Grant for multidisciplinary project, Art Council Korea (2015)
Grant for Artience Project, Daejeon Culture and Art Foundation (2015)
Comics Global Producing Fund, Korea Manhwa Contents Agency (2012)
Bucheon Media Center Fund for First Appearance, DMZ Korean International Documentary Festival (2011)
New Directors In Focus Project Award, Pusan International Film Festival (2005)
Grand prix award, Jeju Short Film Festival (2004)
Award for excellence, Daeku Independent Short Film Festival (2004)
Independent Film Production Support Program Fund, Korean Film Council (2003)

“Mechanical Cartoon”, the Bay Area Maker Faire, San Mateo, USA (2016)
“LINKKI: Sketch a move”, Espoo Mini Maker Faire, Espoo, Finland (2015)
“Sketch-A-Move/ Move-A-Sketch”, Artience Lab, with the support and collaboration with ETRI/ KRISS, Dae-jeon, Korea (2015)

Asia Culture Center, Gwang-ju, Korea (2017)
The Tinkering Studio, Exploratorium, San Francisco (2016)

Selected solo/duo Exhibitions
“Connected” in collaboration with Matti Niinimäki, 시청각Audio Visual Pavilion, Seoul, Korea (2016)

Selected Group Exhibitions
Two stools (wood furniture, individual work), “Annual Rings 1994–2014. A New Generation of Wood Architecture”, Museum of Finnish Architecture (2014)
Press Play (a kinetic installation, group work), Helsinki Design Week 2014, Kluuvi Gallery, Helsinki, Finland
Mechanical Cartoon, Study2 (a kinetic interactive media art installation, individual work), “Happy Ever After”(Group Exhibition), Kaapeli, Helsinki, Finland (2014)
Oongsung Oongsung (a kinetic interactive media art installation, individual work), “Nightmare before Christmas”(Group Exhibition), Aalto Innovation House, Espoo, Finland (2013)
K-Comics New Frontier exhibition in Bucheon International Comics Festival (2012)

Selected Film Projects and Screenings (writer+director)
Acting Class (HD, 8min, 2012)
Diary (HD, 5min, 2011)
Seoul International Extreme Short Image & Film Festival
DMZ Korean International Documentary Festival
Rendez-vous (16mm b/w, 20min, 2004))
São Paulo International Short Film Festival
International Film Festival in Drama, Greece
International Woman’s Film Festival in Seoul
Independent Film & Video Maker’s Forum
Mis-en-scene Short Film Festival
Seoul Independent Film Festival
Jeju Short Film Festival
Daeku Independent Short Film Festival
KBS Independent Film Theatre
Betrayal (16mm color, 30min, 2001)
Seoul Independent Film Festival

Selected Comic Projects, Publications 
Casting On 1~4 (graphic novel, self-publishing, 2013)
Amateur issue #1 (mini comic, self-publishing, 36p, 2012)
I don’t know (published in Goraeya, shorts 18p, 2010)

Technical Skills
Well versed in 2D (Adobe CS) and 3D design (Rhino).
Creative coding (Processing, Arduino IDE, Javascript, Openframeworks, Quartz Composer, Unity)
Fast prototyping with electronics, digital fabrication as well as wood/metal working.
Proficient in drawing and video editing (Final Cut Pro and Motion)
Experienced at all-around making such as book binding, print making, ceramics and Knitting

Korean, mother tongue
English, fluent
French & Japanese, pre-intermediate
Finnish, German, beginner’s level

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August 15, 2015