Donghwan Song _ Industrial Designer

Donghwan Song is an industrial designer based in Seoul, Republic of Korea. He majored in product design at Hongik University from 2014 to 2020. As an industrial designer, his projects mainly focuses on providing the new experiences and bring convenience to daily life by his formative, material, and interactive solutions when people use or manipulate products. While working in Korean design studios, he collaborated with clients ranging from Samsung Electronics to start-ups. At that time, mass production with advanced design and several R&D(Research&Development) projects were carried out in the fields of home appliances, wearable devices, and communication participating in the projects including home appliances, wearable devices, and communication equipment, etc.

Also as one of the artists member registered at ADAGP (Société des auteurs dans les arts graphiques et plastiques) and Amitiés Internationales André Malraux in France, he represented experimental works that visualize his own concept language with functions.

Contact

+82) 10-9398-6179

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Education

2014 - 2020

Hongik University, KR / BFA Product Design

*includes military service for 2 years

2021

ÉCAL (École Cantonale d'Art de Lausanne), CH / MA Product Design

*will start from September 2021

Award

2019

Red Dot Award Design Concept  /  Winner

Spark Design Award  /  Finalist

iF Design Talent Award  /  Best of the year

Experience

2020

Fountain Studio, Seoul, KR / Industrial Designer (Dec 2020 - May 2021)

 

DESIGN METHODS, Seoul, KR / Industrial Design Internship (Aug - Nov 2020)

RF Products Design for NSRI (National Security Research Institute), KR /

Design Team Lead _ Contracted with Sungsan E&C (Jun 2020 - Aug 2020)

2019

BKID, Seoul, KR  /  Industrial Design Internship (Sep 2019 - Feb 2020)

ADAGP, Paris, FR  /  Artist Member with Global Copyrights

Amitiés Internationales André Malraux, Paris, FR  /  Artist Membership

Hongik Univ. Product Design Degree Show Committee  /  Vice Chief

2018

Design Numbers, Seoul, KR  /  Freelance Designer (Jan - Nov 2018)

Hongik Univ. Product Design Student Show Committee  /  Chief

2015 - 2016

Joint Chiefs of Staff, KR  /  General Chauffeur

2014

Lee Jung Sun Art School, Seoul, KR  /  Researcher & Assistant

Exhibition

2019

2018

2017

2014

2011

Hongik Univ. Degree Show 'UNO' / Hongik Daehangno Art Center, Seoul, KR

 

Esprit Nouveau Exhibition Korea  /  Gallery Conseil, Seoul, KR

'Plug-In' / Hongik Univ. Building M, Sejong, KR

'Product M5' / Hongik Univ. Building M, Sejong, KR

Hongik University Foundation Show / Hongik Univ. Art Hall, Sejong, KR

Korea Art Snow Festival / SETEC Seoul