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Show RCA 2019

Hyein Choi

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Major project:


Onsaemiro represents an accessible craft that suits the present and the future. The project is inspired by the Korean vernacular crafts process. It is made by natural materials – including byproducts of abalone shells, which brings strong benefits. In addition, the project pursues to reduce the costs, time, and resources for making.


  • Previous degrees

  • BA Industrial Design, Seoul National University of Science, Seoul, South Korea, 2014
  • Experiences

  • Intern designer, Samuel Wilkinson Studio, London, 2018; Junior product designer, HUROM Corporation, South Korea, 2016; Intern furniture designer, Fursys group, South Korea, 2013
  • Exhibitions

  • C2020 Belonging, W3 gallery, 2019; Interzum Fair, Cologne, Germany, 2019; Milan Design Week, BASE Milano, Italy, 2019; Work in Progress Show, Royal College of Art, London, 2019
Royal College of Art