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CHO SOO HYUN

ABOUT ARTIST Cho Soo Hyun was majored in metal arts from both undergraduate and graduate school at Seoul National University. One day she had a pleasant feeling by handing tea temperature through a silver teaspoon. It was the beginning of her tea-related small accessories and tea ware production. The artist deeply believes in the power of hand-crafted objects which gives the most impressive satisfaction to the people. THE PROCESS Cho Soo Hyun mainly uses Silver for her work. 800 silver, 925 silver and pure silver are the types of silver what she uses depending on the purpose of objects to be made. The process of making one silver item has long-various stages. Knocking several hundred times to make a shape and through the different stages...

KIM EUN HAK

ABOUT ARTIST Kim Eun Hak works with a group at his own studio, "Eun Hak Kim Design Studio" as an art director mainly focusing on designing furniture, lights, and living supplies. Kim completes the work through the effect that objet is united accidentally by users away from the frame of typical and artificial form. All of his works are made on the basis of this form ‘series of incompletion’. The Artist suggests a design that is made in the flexible relationship of users, pursuing the practical design anybody can understand. THE PROCESS 1. choose /  2. change / 3. compound Kim focuses on the ‘legs’ of furniture. He chooses only legs from several kinds of furniture and transforms the length, then he makes a new glued...

UTOPIA&UTILITY

“We are in Finland, UK, Germany and Denmark. We are definitely old world, we are all about beauty. In the shape, in the material, and in the story of the objects we make.”                               Utopia & Utility ABOUT ARTIST As the name evokes, Utopia & Utility combines the functional with the fantastical. Founded in 2012 by siblings Pia and Moritz Wustenberg, London based design duo makes products showcasing the skills of talented craftsman around the globe privileging handmade production. Using natural materials, the duo creates one of a kind pieces reminiscent of nature with an exotic simplicity. The duo creates handmade collections of gorgeous vases, candleholders, stools, glass lights, and bowls...