About

Bo Yoon is an artist based in Seoul, Korea. Her work consists of personal exploration on anxiety and commissioned work in editorial illustration, textiles, and product design. Her style is made up of limited colour palette with a hint of horror.

Bo has earned her BFA at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2013. She has exhibited work at multiple group exhibition in Chicago and Seoul.


Education

2013, BFA, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA


Exhibitions

2019 Pantonova, Gallery Gyeol, Seoul, South Korea
2019 Find Myself Among Ourselves, Mochi Plaisir, Busan, South Korea
2013 Fall BFA Show, Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL, USA
2013 Spring Art Sale, SAIC MacLean Ball Room, Chicago, IL, USA
2012 People You May Know, Rational Park Gallery, Chicago, IL, USA


Public Collections

Sound language school cafe, Seoul, South Korea
In the pocket drum studio, Seoul, South Korea
Goldfinger nail shop, Seoul, South Korea
Invi nail shop, Seoul, South Korea


Publications

"Draw the Perfume," Luxury Magazine, March 2020,. 176&178.
"Things to Do - Event of the Week," Time Out London, November 26th-December 2nd 2019,. 56.


Freelance Projects

2021 Artificial Human Young adult novel cover and inside illustration, Maeum-ieum Publisher
2020~present Monthly bible quote banner design, Torchlight Baptist Church
2020 Gucci Bloom perfume magazine print ads illustration, Luxury Magazine (Design House)
2019 Easter egg sticker design, Torchlight Baptist Church
2018 Bazaar poster and postcard design, Torchlight Baptist Church
2018 9911 invitation day banner, poster, postcard, towel design, Torchlight Baptist Church
2018 Easter egg sticker design, Torchlight Baptist Church


Awards and Grants

2020 World Illustration Award. Longlisted. Association of Illustrators
2009~2013 Merit Scholarship, School of the Art Institute of Chicago