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
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"(www.cassina.com) published by Rizzoli,
Sculptural works shown on the website of Jouwstore.com,
Her works shown on the website of Boffi/De Padova
(www.depadova.com) 2018 and 2019, Milan, Italy.