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YOUNG is a ceramic artist, sculptor and designer, born in South Korea, graduated from KMuniversity at faculty of Architecture and Design in Seoul, Korea, specializing in fashion and textile design. She was awarded at National Design contest in Korea, winning a scholarship to specialize design in Italy. She graduated from Brera Academy of Fine Art in Milan after the diploma at Marangoni institute of design, taught at IED(Istituto Europeo di Design) and Professional courses of Lombardy Region in Milan, and then worked as a fashion and costume designer in Milan and Seoul. Collaborated as a costume designer with the stage director of the theatre "Alla Scala" in Milan, creating costumes for 4 lyric operas for the major theatres in Seoul such as Sejong Center and SAC(Seoul Art Center).

She moved to London to broaden her professional experiences, attended in several art courses at Central Saint Martin's and in numerous ceramic classes in London.  She then graduated at Ceramics Diploma Course from London Metropolitan university/city lit.

Now she is based in Milan working as ceramic artist, sculptor and designer in her studio in Milan and Lake Maggiore. 





Exhibition:  Boffi/De Padova showroom in Via Santa Cecilia, 7,  Milan

                       for Milan Design Week 2019-2021 


                       Boffi/De Padova at fiera Milano for Salone del Mobile 2019



                       De Padova showroom in Via Santa Cecilia, 7,  Milan, Italy

                       during the Salone del Mobile for Milan Design Week 2018

                       Gallotti & Radice during the Salone del Mobile, Milan, 2018



                       De Padova  in Milan for the Salone del                                                                                  Mobile for the Milan Design Week, in Via Santa Cecilia, 7

                       4th- 9th April, 2017



                       Exhibited in De Padova showroom in Milan from April-

                       September  2017,  in via Santa Cecilia, 7

                       Harlequin Gallery, London, UK

                       Spring exhibition, 2017




                       Invited for "Lost Places" and shortlisted "LAVA Award"       

                       POTENTIALe, Feldkirch, Austria.

                       24, October-13, November, 2016.

                       Paris Design Week "Now! le Off".

                       3-10th September, 2016



                       Harlequin Gallery, London, UK

                       Summer Exhibition: 28th-30th July/2016  


                       Shortlisted by scientific committee of "Ceramics and Colours    

                       Award" 2016 by Passepartout Faenza Cultural Association,                                        Faenza, Italy.  Exhibition: 01/08/2016-03/09/2016, Piazza del                                    Popolo 31, Sala delle Bandiere of the Municipality of Faenza,




                       "DMY International Design Festival 2016 in Berlin.

                       "Milan Design Week 2016" at BASE in Milan.

                       "New Designer 2015" for Ceramics, held at Business Design                                       Centre in London.

                       June, 2015, Final show at Candid Arts Gallery in London.

                        Nov. 2015, Selected by Arts Thread for the Graduate                                                     Showcase   for The Contemporary Craft & Design Fair held                                           at Chelsea Old Town Hall in London.



Press:  Her work shown at website  Arts Thread Blog for New Designer UK, 


             The selection for The Contemporary Crafts & Design Fair 15.

              Handmade in Britain 15  book Uk.


              Designersblock Milan 2016. 


              Magazine of DMY International Design Festival 2016.


              Her works mentioned by "Design-Daily"


              Works  shown by "Architonic".


              Published on "Icon Design"- Mondadori, Italy, July/August/2016.


              Her sculpture shown on "FIERA" magazine -London, UK,



              Published on "Icon Design" April/May/2017, Milan, Italy. 


              Shown on the book "This will be the place" for the ninetieth

              anniversary of "CASSINA"( published by Rizzoli, 

              Milan, Italy.


              Sculptural works shown on the website of,

              Amsterdam, Holland.


              Her works shown on the website of Boffi/De Padova

              ( 2018 and 2021, Milan, Italy. 




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