The design studio

GRAPHIC DESIGNER & ILLUSTRATOR

HYO TAEK KIM IS A BRAZILIAN KOREAN AMERICAN WITH ARTISTIC INFLUENCES FROM HIS MULTICULTURAL BACKGROUND. HIS ENERGETIC ILLUSTRATIONS BRING IMAGINATIVE CREATURES TO LIFE, PORTRAYING HIS EXPERIENCES IN A WHIMSICAL LIGHT. 

INFLUENCES OF THE GRAFFITI SCENE IN SAO PAULO, ABUNDANT WILDLIFE IN BRAZIL AND ASIAN PAINTING TECHNIQUES FROM HIS FATHER ARE APPARENT IN HIS WORK.

HYO GRADUATED WITH A B.F.A. IN COMMUNICATION DESIGN FROM PARSONS, THE NEW SCHOOL OF DESIGN.

CURRENTLY

COMMUNITY MARKETING MANAGER AT ARC'TERYX SOHO

CLIENTS:

REI CO-OP - PENGUIN RANDOM HOUSE - BROOKLYN BOULDERS - RALPH LAUREN CORP. - ENGIE ELECTRICITY - NORTHERN LAYERS - COVRY SUNWEAR - JMC INVESTMENT - MUSASHI SAUCE - RYAN HIGA LLC - FUEGO BOX - AAEB5.CO - CURIOOS

FEATURED ON:

BROOKLYN BOULDERS - FAST COMPANY - DESIGNMILK - HYPEBEAST - BUZZFEED - IL POST - PASTE - FUBIZ - TAXI