Hongik University, Seoul, BFA Visual communication design
Fashion Institute of technology, New York, FIT MFA illustration


2020 American illustration 39, Chosen
        Assosiation of Illustrators Awards 2020, Shortlisted
2019 FIT graduate student award
2018 American illustration 37, selected
        Creative Quarterly 52 Winner, Runner
        3x3 International Illustration Shows No.15,
         Merit, Honorable mention
2014 Encouragement of Chorus Competition
   Peace Shared Concert for former comfort woman drafted
    into the Japanese forces under Japanese colonial rule
  - Held by the Ministry of Gender Equality and Family

Wall Street Journal / Oni Press /  The New Republic / Hllsbook / Acousoljah /
Vera Bradley / Handsome studio

Group show/convention

2020 Sounds about Riso / Web Showcase by Luck Riso & Zine Hug, NY
2020 Red Envelope Show 2020 by Grumpy Bert, Chinese American Museum, CA
2020 Red Envelope Show 2020 by Grumpy Bert, City Point / Dekalb Market, NY
2019 Comic Arts Brooklyn convention, NY
2019 Sounds About Riso by Luck Riso & Zine Hug, NY
2019 Salut!4 Show in Nucleus Portland, OR
2019 FIT MFA Illustration Visual thesis exhibition, NY
2019 MOCCA Festival, NY
2019 FIT MFA Illustration student and Alumni Show in Okayspace studio, NY
2019 Red Envelope Show 2019 by Grumpy Bert, Flushing Town Hall, NY
2018 MOCCA Festival, NY
2017 FITillo fall show in Okayspace studio, NY
2017 MOCCA Festival, NY
2016 FITillo fall show in Okayspace studio, NY
2015 WKU Juried Show, KY
2014 Young Artist invitation exhibition <10 of Moralia>
        'Records of blue spring’, Seoul, South Korea
2013 Graduation exhibition 2013 Major in Visual Communication
   Design, School of design, Hongik University, Seoul, South Korea
2012 The 7th 'Hongik Art' exhibition, Seoul, South Korea
2011 HIPS regular photography exhibition, Seoul, South Korea
2009 'Fuhusion' collaborated exhibition, Seoul, South Korea

Other Project

2019 Brush ink drawing workshop at the gallery Chinatown Soup, Manhattan, NY


© 2020 BEKZIN All rights reserved