Seuk Hoon Kim, 김석훈  /  LEED AP

B.Sc., M.Arch., Ph.D. Candidate

Creative Director, Writer, Space Columnist
Adjunct Professor, School of Architecture, Hongik University, Seoul, Korea



Seuk Hoon Kim received his Bachelor of Science degree(Cum Laude) in Hanyang University, and also received his Master of Architecture degree in Columbia University GSAPP of New York as the recipient of Lucille Smyser Lowenfish Memorial Prize.  He is now pursuing as a Ph.D. candidate at Hanyang University.

His experience range from Korea’s two major interior architecture companies, Heehoon D&G and Ridge P&C and SHoP Architects in New York; most recently as Senior Design Manager of Studio GAIA in New York and as Creative Director of Studio GAIA Seoul. (Representatively participated projects: W Hotel Panama, W Hotel Washington D.C., Andaz Hotel Turks & Caicos Proposal, etc.)

Seuk Hoon is USGBC LEED Accredited Professional(LEED AP), Professional Member of International Interior Design Association(IIDA), Professional Member of Korean Society of Interior Architects/Designers(KOSID) and Professional Member of Korean Institute of Interior Design(KIID).  He is also currently Adjunct Professor of Interior Architecture Major in School of Architecture, Hongik University, Seoul, Korea.   

Author of The Key to Make Everything Look Better, Space Design (2015) Designer’s Pro, Architecture Interior Design (2014)



크리에이티브 디렉터, 작가, 공간 칼럼니스트
홍익대학교 건축대학 겸임교수

한양대학교 실내환경디자인학과(서울) 수석 입학, 우수졸업(Cum Laude)하였고, 미국 뉴욕 소재의 컬럼비아 대학교 건축대학원(Columbia University GSAPP)에서 졸업설계상인 Lucille Smyser Lowenfish Memorial Prize를 받으며 건축설계석사(Master of Architecture)과정을 우수졸업하였다. 현재 한양대학교 실내건축디자인학과(서울) 박사과정 중에 있다.

한국의 Heehoon D&G, Ridge P&C, 미국 뉴욕의 SHoP Architects를 거쳐, 서울 W호텔, 부산 파라다이스 호텔 등으로 유명한 뉴욕 Studio GAIA의 수석 디자인 매니저로 영입되었으며, 이후 2017년 Studio GAIA Seoul 지사 대표이자 크리에이티브 디렉터로 임명되면서 아시아 퍼시픽 지역의 프로젝트들을 운영해왔다. (대표 참여 프로젝트: W호텔 파나마, W호텔 워싱턴 D.C., 터크스 케이코스 제도 안다즈 호텔 등)

현재 Studio Eccentric의 대표이자 디렉터로 뉴욕과 서울을 오가며 건축가, 집필 작가, 비평가로 활동하면서 건축, 인테리어 디자인, 디자인 브랜딩과 마케팅, 스타일링 등 다양한 방면의 작업을 진행하고 있다.
미국 USGBC의 국제 공인 친환경 건축가(LEED AP)이며, 국제인테리어디자인협회(IIDA) 정회원, (사)한국실내건축가협회 정회원, 한국실내디자인학회 정회원이다. 또한 현재 홍익대학교 건축학부 실내건축학전공 겸임교수이다.

저서: 좋아보이는 것들의 비밀, 공간디자인 (도서출판 길벗: 2015) 디자이너’s Pro, 건축 인테리어 디자인 (도서출판 길벗: 2014)






Education

2017~   Ph.D. Candidate, Major in Interior Architecture Design, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea
2015     Master of Architecture, Columbia University, Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation, New York, USA
2014     FlowerSchool New York, New York, USA
2012     Bachelor of Science (Cum Laude), Major in Interior Design, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea
2010     Post Professional School of Architecture, Korean Institute of Architects



Professional Experience

2018 - Present     Founder / Creative Director, Studio Eccentric, Seoul, Korea
2018 - Present     Adjunct Professor, Hongik University, Seoul, Korea
2017 - 2018         Creative Director, Studio GAIA Seoul, Seoul, Korea
2015 - 2017         Senior Design Manager, Studio GAIA, New York, USA
2014 - Present     Partner, NEN, New York, USA / Seoul, Korea
2010 - 2015         Director, seukhoonkim, New York, USA / Seoul, Korea
2014                    Design Assistant, SHoP Architects, New York, USA
2009 - 2010         Project Manager / Interior Designer, Ridge P&C, Seoul, Korea
2007 - 2009         Interior Designer, Heehoon D&G, Seoul, Korea



Awards & Prizes / Scholarships / Recognitions

2019     Korea Build Special Pavilion Invited Space Director
2019     Winner, iF Design Award, Hannover, Germany
2019     Interior Design Korea(IDK), Trend Pavilion Invited Space Director
2018     Best Presentation Award, Autumn Conference, Korean Institute of Interior Design (KIID), Seoul, Korea
2017     Finalist, IDEA Awards, IDSA, USA  
2017     A’ Design Award Winner, A’ Design Award, Como, Italy
2016     Magazine Interiors, 30th Anniversary ‘Korea Interior Design - Styles’ Selected Designer, Seoul, Korea
2016     Silver Medal, American Architecture Prize 2016, Los Angeles, USA
2016     23rd World Architecture Awards, World Architecture Community, Istanbul, Turkey
2016     Bronze Prize, Seoul Public Design Competition 2016, Seoul, Korea
2015     Lucille Smyser Lowenfish Memorial Prize, Columbia University, New York, USA
2014     Mention Prize(Finalist), ArchTriumph Pavilion 2015, London, United Kingdom
2012     32nd Graduate Study Scholarship, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea
2011     Grand Prize, HY Interior Design Awards, Seoul, Korea
2011     Second Prize. Seoul City Credit Interior Design Competition, Seoul, Korea
2011     Honors Scholarship, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea
2005     Top Matriculant of the Year, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea



License

2015     LEED AP ID+C (Certified by USGBC)
2007     Registered Industrial Engineer Interior Architecture (Certified by Korean Ministry of Labor)



Exhibitions

2019     Reinterpretation Series, St. Petersburg Design Week 2019, St. Petersburg, Russia
2018     KIID 2018 International Invitation Exhibition, Seoul, Korea
2018     Biennale Interieur, Kortrijk, Belgium
2018     Soban, Interior Lifestyle Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
2017     Blob, IFFT / Interior Lifestyle Living, Tokyo, Japan
2017    G House, Shenzhen International Industrial Design Fair, Shenzhen, China
2017    G House, 40 x 40 Exhibition Budapest, Budapest, Hungary
2017    G House, Festival of Architecture and Interior Designing Conference, Mumbai, India
2017    G House, Museum of Design(MOOD), Como, Italy
2016     Invited International Exhibition, The Korean Institute of Culture Architecture, Seoul, Korea
2016     Seoul Public Design 2016 Exhibition, Seoul, Korea
2014     Dol, Son Meot Group Exhibition, Tent London, London, United Kingdom 2012     Pojangmacha Project, Seoul, Korea
2011     HYID Graduation Works Exhibition, Seoul, Korea



Books, Columns and Writings

2018    Column, ‘Space that Looks Better - The Experience of Space’, Cheil Worldwide Newsletter, Seoul, Korea: Cheil Worldwide, 2018
2018    Introduction, ‘The Value of Commercial Space’, Magazine Architecture and Culture Vol. 444, Seoul, Korea: A&C, 2018
2016    Column, ‘Miracle of Space’, Daekyo Company Newsletter, Seoul, Korea: Daekyo, 2016
2015    The Key to Make Everything Look Better, Space Design, Seoul, Korea: Gilbut, 2015 (ISBN: 979-11-86659-84-7 03600)
2015    The Key to Make Everything Look Better, Space Design (E Book), Seoul, Korea: Gilbut, 2015 (ISBN: 979-11-86978-42-9)
2015    Column, ‘Space, Window and Human’, Hyundai Elevator Company Newsletter, Seoul, Korea: Hyundai Elevator, 2015
2014    Designer’s Pro Architecture Interior Design, Seoul, Korea: Gilbut, 2014 (ISBN: 978-89-6618-735-5  03000)
2014    Designer’s Pro Architecture Interior Design (E Book), Seoul, Korea: Gilbut, 2014 (ISBN: 978-89-6618-781-2)
2011    HYID Graduation Works 2011, Korea (ISBN: 978-89-9466-491-0)







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