youl joe

youl joe is a seoul-based graphic designer. after studying at the dankook university, visual communication design, seoul, korea, he completed his m.f.a in graphic design from yale university, in 2009. since establishing independent studio hey joe in 2009, he has worked for artists, publishers, curators, and cultural institutions. he currently teaches graphic design and typography class in seoul, korea.

yale university, master of fine art in graphic design, 2009
dankook university, bachelor of fine art in visual com., 2004

               work experience
graphic design studio hey joe, graphic designer, 2009-
freelance designer, new york, usa, 2007-2009
image & imagination, graphic designer, seoul, south korea, 2003-2006
vinyl, graphic designer, seoul, south korea, 2002

               group exhibition
around seoul*, cca hubbell street galleries, san francisco, us, 2020
war and peace, international poster biennale for peace nanjing, china, 2019
black & white, birmingham design festival, birmingham, uk, 2019
all possible futures: unrealized archive 2, i.o.u., san francisco, ca, us, 2018
border 155, seoul museum of art, seoul, korea, 2017
poster polyglot, tthq, rotterdam, netherlands, 2017
asian diva: the muse and the monster, seoul museum of art, seoul, korea, 2017
100 wind, 100 hope, beijing, tykyo, osaka, jeju, seoul, busan, gwangju, korea, china, japan, 2017
mode & moments: 100years of korean fashion, Culture station 284, seoul, korea, 2016
an incomplete list, jingren’s paperlogue, beijing, china, 2016
korea now!, e musée des arts décoratifs, paris, france, 2015
typojanchi #4, culture station 284, seoul, korea, 2015
systems14, walter knoll, beijing, china, 2014
it's graphic now, pitti uomo 82, florence, italy, 2012
is there bugundang in iaewon?, ggooll pool, seoul, korea, 2012
typojanchi #2, calligraphy art museum of seoul arts center, seoul, korea 2011
between-between, between first show, london, uk, 2010
odd book exhibition, seokyo art center, seoul, korea, 2010
stay 72, installation group magamnews exhibition, paju, korea, 2010
lux et veritas, new jerseyy & space hemilton, swiss & seoul, 2010
lux et veritas, green hall gallery, yale mfa show, new haven, usa, 2009
mfa 01, green hall gallery, new haven ct, usa, 2007

               teaching / seminar
ewha womans university, korea national university of arts, 2016-
hongik university, typography, 2014
pati workshop, 2014
kang show, seminar talk, 2014
Seoul National University of Science and Technology, editorial design, 2013-2014
hansei university, typography, 2012
typography workshop #9, seminar talk, seoul national university, 2012
kookmin university, graphic design 3, 2012
osan university, seminar talk, 2011
dankook university, editorial design, lecturer, 2010 -
nana project #7 seminar, hongik university, 2011
konkuk university, summer class, typography, 2001
ca conference, seminar talk, summer, 2010
university of seoul, editorial design, lecturer, 2010
kaywon school of art, text and image, lecturer, spring, 2010
samwon art gallery, seminar talk, 2010
handong university, seminar talk, 2010
yale school of art, intro graphic design, ta, fall, 2008

motion capture machine: aiga best of new england show (judges’ pick), boston, 2009
adobe design achievement awards, semifinal, 2009
(collaboration with nazima ahmad and yujune park)
it trend magazine it: the international design excellence awards, new york, silver prize
the 1st jikji typeface design competition, grand award, 2000

echo of mimesis, yale school of art mfa graduation thesis, 2009
the possibility on the each-phoneme system of hangeul through visual perception
dankook university graduation thesis, 2003