Jae Kyu Lee
Architect and Designer Jae Kyu Lee was born in 1963 in South Korea, where he later graduated in architecture. He then moved to Milan, where he attended Domus Academy and obtained the Master in Product Design in 1996.
He currently lives and works in Seoul. He is a professor of Hong-Ik University Graduate school of Industrial Art. From 1997 to 2008, he was a member of the “Studio D&L” in Milan.
One of his projects “Piano Seduto” was selected for the Permanent collection Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York. He returned to Seoul in 2008, established “Studio BUTTON”, a multidisciplinary studio in Seoul with projects on urban planning, architecture and design.
He has won several awards and competitions, and exhibited in major museums, design fairs and publications.
Online Talk with Chiara Diana | 13.10
Our former student & Chief Design Officer at frog, interviewed by Silvio Cioni.
Preejarumon Kaewmanee finalist at Global Design Graduate Show 2021
Congratulations to our former student Preejarumon Kaewmanee, finalist at Artsthread Global Design Graduate Show 2021 in collaboration with GUCCI.
Online Talk with Ahana Das Sharma | 29.09
Our former student & Senior Consultant at Increff, interviewed by Caterina Lunghi.
Online Talk with Rick Lee | 15.06
Our former student Rick Lee, fashion designer and university professor, interviewed by Caterina Lunghi.