Jungyeon was born and raised in Seoul Korea, and moved to New York City to attend the School of Visual Arts where she earned BFA and MFA in Illustration. During her career she has had the pleasure of working with clients such as: The New York Times, The New Yorker, Newsweek, GQ, 8x8 Mag, Billboard Magazine, Harvard Magazine, Facebook and Ray-Ban. Her work has been honored by The Art Directors Club, PRINT magazine's 20 under 30, HOW, Communication Arts, American Illustration and Society of Illustrators NY and LA. She currently lives in Seoul Korea and teaches illustration classes at Seoul National University of Science and Technology and Kookmin University.
5280/ Alcade Magazine/ Annabelle/ Atlanta Magazine/ Becker & Mayer!/ Billboard Magazine/ BITCH/ Bloomberg Businessweek/ BUST/ California Real Estate/ Celebrated Living/ Cincinnati Magazine/ Cleveland State University/ Columbia Journalism Review/ Departures Magazine/ Doodle Republic/ Eight by eight/ Everyday with Rachael Ray/ Facebook Asia/ Grantland & Grantland Quarterly/ Guitar World/ GQ USA/ GQ Korea/ GQ India, Mexico, Japan, Brazil, Thailand, Italy, Turkey, Taiwan, Spain/ Harvard Magazine/ Hemispheres Magazine/ High Times/ The Hollywood Reporter/ Honolulu Magazine/ How/ Institutional Investor Magazine/ Kiehl's since 1851/ LA Weekly/ Las Vegas Weekly/ McSweeney's Lucky Peach/ Military Officers Association of America/ Milwaukee Magazine/ Movado/ Nautilus/ Network World/ The New Yorker/ The New York Times/ Newsweek/ Orange Coast Magazine/ Outdoor Life Magazine/ Pacific Standard Magazine/ PCMA Convene Magazine/ Perigee(Penguin Group)/ The Phoenix/ Plansponsor/ Play Boy/ Proto Magazine/ Ray-Ban/ Reader's Digest/ Rockaway Summer/ The Ringer/ Seattle Met/ SF Magazine/ SF Weekly/ Smithsonian Magazine/ The Stranger/ Süddeutsche Zeitung Magazin/ Texas Monthly/ Thames & Hudson/ Tiger Beer (Tiger Translate)/ Time Out New York/ The Village Voice/ Westchester Magazine/ Willamette Week/ YouTube Europe (TBWA, YMEE House)
Print Magazine 2012 New Visual Artists 20 under 30/ Art Directors Club Annual 89(Gold), 90(Gold), 91(Bronze)/ Society of Illustrators NY 52(Silver) 53, 54, 55 & LA 49(Silver)/ HOW Magazine 2013 In-house design awards/ Print Magazine Regional Design Annual 2011 / American Illustration Selected in 28,30,31,32,34 Chosen in 33, 35,36 / Communication Arts 52 / CMYK 49/ 3x3 No.6/ Creative Quarterly 13 Silver,16 Gold,17,18 Silver,19,22/ The Movado 2010 Future Legends/ Altpick 7 (Overall Winner)
Teaching & Speaking:
Kookmin Univ./ Seoul National University of Science of Technology/ Kyunghee Univ./ School of Visual Arts/ Brooklyn Comics and Graphics Festival
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