About

Bo Yoon is an artist based in Seoul, South Korea. Her current work includes series of digital art where she documents how anxiety build up, adapt and change its nature over the course of time. Her style is made up of reduced 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 and illustration fairs in Chicago, London and Seoul.

Education

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


Exhibitions and Events

2019 Seoul Illustration Fair vol.8, Coex Hall C, Seoul, South Korea
2019 Seoul Design Festival, Coex Hall C, Seoul, South Korea
2019 London Illustration Fair, OXO Tower, London, United Kingdom
2019 %Pantonova, Gallery Gyeol, Seoul, South Korea
2019 Seoul Illustration Fair vol.7, Coex Hall D, Seoul, South Korea
2019 Sejong Art Market Soso, Sejong Center for the Performing Arts, Seoul, South Korea
2019 Find Myself Among Ourselves, Mochi Plaisir, Busan, South Korea
2018 Seoul Illustration Fair W 2018, Coex Hall B, Seoul, 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
2012 Handmade Korea Fair, Coex Hall B, Seoul, South Korea


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.


Commissions

2020 Gucci Bloom perfume 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 stand, 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