CONTACT

INTRODUCTION
Yuseon Park(b.1989, Seoul) is a designer and researcher based in Seoul and New York. Her project involves the design, technology, and publishing, identifying identify unequal or hierarchical discrepancies using streaming or simultaneous technologies. Yuseon’s ongoing project make the tools of collecting, archiving, and presenting data sets of the environment. She found PLANE AND VERTICAL in 2019, and recently published What is Research? in Korea, edited by Peter N. Miller.

EDUCATION
2023
Yale University, New Haven, US
  • Master of Fine Arts in Graphic Design
2017
Hongik University, Seoul, KR
  • Master of Fine Arts in Visual Communication Design
2015
Hongik University, Seoul, KR
  • Bachelor of Arts, Art Studies
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts in Visual Communication Design

WORK
2024 – 2025
Korean Society of Typography, Seoul, KR
Academic Publishing Director, Board Member
2023 – Present
Hongik University, Seoul, KR
Adjunct Professor
2019 – Present
PLANE AND VERTICAL, Seoul, KR
Creative Director, Publisher
2018 – 2019
Ahn Graphics, Seoul / Paju, KR
Senior Designer, Art Director
2017 – 2018
ONE O ONE Architect, Seoul, KR
Designer
2015 – 2019
Magazine Panorama, Seoul, KR
Graphic Designer
2015 – 2016
4242 Works, Seoul, KR
Graphic Designer
2013 – 2014
AG Typography Institute, Seoul, KR
Assistant Researcher
2013 – Present
Independent, Seoul, KR / New Haven, US
Designer and Researcher
2001 – 2007
JoongAng Ilbo, Seoul, KR
Student Journalist

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
Feb 2024
Art on Loop London–Athens, organized by The Holy Art, London, UK / Athens, GR
Nov 2023 – Dec 2023
The 17th exhibition of the Korean Society of Typography: Forward!, organized by Korean Society of Typography, Remote
Oct 2023 – Dec 2023
The Voice that Beautifies the World: ARITA, organized by Amorepacific, Seoul / Busan, KR
Jun 2023
Translate Real Estate 1.0, New York, US
Apr 2023 – May 2023
As they made their way out,, New Haven, US
Sep 2022 – Oct 2022
A Prologue to Somewhere, New Haven, US
Oct 2021 – Nov 2021
Action Required, New Haven, US
Dec 2020 – Feb 2021
The 14th exhibition of the Korean Society of Typography: Contactless, organized by Korean Society of Typography, Remote
Nov 2019
Unlimited Edition 11 – Seoul Art Book Fair 2019, organized by Your-mind / Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, KR
Oct 2019 – Nov 2019
Typojanchi 2019: 6th International Typography Biennale – Typography and Objects, commissioned by Typojanchi, Seoul, KR
May 2019
100 Film 100 Poster, hosted by the 20th Jeonju International Film Festival, Jeonju, KR
Nov 2017
Unlimited Edition 9 – Seoul Art Book Fair 2017, organized by Your-mind / Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, KR
Apr 2017
白·墨, hosted by Jurgen Lehl, Tokyo / Kyoto, JP
Nov 2016
Unlimited Edition 8 – Seoul Art Book Fair 2016, organized by Your-mind, Seoul, KR
Aug 2016
11th Hongik Art Exhibition, organized by Hongik University, Seoul, KR
Jun 2015 – Jul 2015
The 10th exhibition of the Korean Society of Typography: Intersection, organized
by Korean Society of Typography, Seoul, KRSep 2015
Sep 2015
10th Hongik Art Exhibition, organized by Hongik University, Seoul, KR
Aug 2015
The 70th Anniversary of Korean Liberation. International Art Exhibition – Into the Hope, organized by Korea Women Visual Designers’ Association, Seoul, KR
Sep 2014
9th Hongik Art Exhibition, organized by Hongik University, Seoul, KR
Nov 2015
Unlimited Edition 7 – Seoul Art Book Fair 2015, organized by Your-mind, Seoul, KR

SELECTED RESEARCH/PUBLICATIONS
Aug 2021
Miller, Peter N., et al. What is Research?. Bard Graduate Center, 2021.
Translator, Publisher
Aug 2020
Amore Pacific. The Journey of Arita. Ahn Graphics, 2020.
Editor-in-Chief, Lead Designer
Jun 2015
“Foreign Views Stimulating Inner Capacity: Inter-locality Against Globality.” LetterSeed 11 : Multilingual Typography, 2015, pp 100–150.
Translator, Coordinator
Jul 2015 – Dec 2015
“A Study on the Integrated Design of Hangeul Seoul.” Seoul Design Foundation, 2015.
Assistant Researcher

TEACHING
Sep 2023 – Present
Hongik University, Seoul, KR
Adjunct Professor
  • BFA Typography 3 / Fashion Formative Art 2, Fall 2023
  • BFA Typography 2, Spring 2024
  • BFA Physical Workshop 1, Spring 2024
  • MFA Typography, Spring 2024
Nov 2022
Pratt Institute, New York, US
Guest Critic
  • Graphic Design Intensive1, Fall 2022
Jun 2020
Hongik University, Seoul, KR
Guest Critic
  • BFA Physical Workshop, Spring 2020
Jun 2019
Hongik University, Seoul, KR
Guest Lecturer
  • MFA Graphic Design Research Methodology, Spring 2019
Sep 2018 – Dec 2018
Hongik University, Seoul, KR
Lecturer
  • BFA Typography 1, Fall 2018 (Awarded for Excellence in Teaching)
Mar 2015 – Jun 2016
Hongik University, Seoul, KR
Teaching Assistant
  • BFA Typography 2, Spring 2016
  • BFA Typography 3, Fall 2015
  • BFA Typography 1, Fall 2015
  • BFA Typography 2, Spring 2015

MEDIA COVERAGE
2022
Conversation Log, edited by Semi Hwang, New Order.
2020
“The Journey of Arita.” Monthly Design, Vol. 510. Korea Design Annual 2020. Communication, pp. 40–41.
2019
“Studio Dictionary.” Graphic, No. 46. Studio Dictionary, pp 119–120.
2019
“Sofa and patchwork on the floor of the main hall... Woonkyung House in harmony with modern times.” JoongAng Sunday, No. 634. p.18.