JISUN LEE

I have gained experience producing various artworks such as making picture books, character designs and a music album cover as a freelancer for 5 years. I previously worked in an animation company and design consulting company. Currently, I’m completing an illustration MA course at Kingston University.





WORK EXPERIENCE


Concept artist 

Continuum innovation, Seoul, South Korea (Feb–Mar 2017)

  • Children’s focused retail and experience space.

  • Painting characters and background, Digital illustration

Designer, Graphic illustrator 

Commissioned by the Korean Culture Agency (Nov 2015)

  • Poster promoting the Concert of Disabled Performers organised by the Haeundae Disabled Centre

  • Designing poster and pamphlet

Illustrator, Character designer, Animator 

Fi studio, Seoul, South Korea – animation and character design company (Jan–Aug 2015)

A member of 2D animation team 

  • Designing sub-characters and drawing animation characters of the Music video ‘Fly to Your Dream.’ 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y4d6Hxgqe80

  • Painting background of Animation ‘Noblesse: The Beginning of Destruction’ 

Designer of music album cover 

Commissioned by Jihoon Yang (Sep 2014–Jan 2015)

  • Designing music album package of ‘Dream Sequence’-1stMusic album of JihoonOwl’s Project 

Entrepreneur, character design company Nai-chuu

  • Making Illustration of the Arctic Hare Story on Facebook (Oct-Dec 2014)

  • Designing illustration card of the Arctic Hare Story

  • Making symbol design of App commissioned by Logic (Apr-May 2015)




EXHIBITION & ACTIVITIES


Fine artist, Group exhibition held by EWAAC 

  • ‘Falling in nature’ at Posk gallery, London, East, and West Exchanging Exhibition, artist residence organised by EWAAC (Jul-Aug 2017)

  • Finalist, ‘Rebirth’ at La Galleria, Pall Mall, London, EWAAC Competition (Oct 2016)

  • ‘Catch the moonlight’ at Posk gallery, London, Digital Arts exhibition (Feb 2016)

  • Encouragement prize ‘Disconnection’ at La Galleria Pall Mall, London, EWAAC Competition (Oct 2015)

Illustrator, Picture bookmaker 

  • Making picture book project ‘The Cat Named Dada’ (Jan–Apr 2016)

  • Designing characters and story, self-publishing

Illustrator, Picture bookmaker 

  • Making picture book project ‘The Arctic Hare Story’ (Apr 2013–Jan 2014)

  • Designing character design, self-publishing



EDUCATION


Kingston University (Sept 2018 –present) Master’s degree of communication design: illustration

SI Picture Book School(2016) – studying illustration and creating storylines for pictures 

Pusan National University(Mar 2009–Jun 2013)Bachelor of Design




TECHNICAL SKILL


Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Adobe illustrator, after effect, premier 

 

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