Graphic Design & Publication Studio

PRESS ROOM is a graphic design and publishing studio based in Seoul. Designer Jieun Yang runs the studio and sometimes collaborates with other designers, artists, curators, editors and architects. Since 2016, PRESS ROOM designs visual identites, publications, printed matters, digital or physical spaces in a various fields including the visual arts.

we are publishing AB series, which introduces works and artists on visual arts; EH’s photo book Angles (2016); Sookyung Lee’s Gloss Lamination Sewing binding (2017); Heecheon Kim’s Rigging (2017). Recently we published Open Recent Graphic Design 2019 (2019). Often PRESS ROOM conducts own projects and participates in design-related workshops, exhibitions and projects.

2019 Peony and Crab: Shim Woo Yoon Solo Show(ORGD 2019), One AND J. Gallery, Seoul, KR
2018 취미관 TasteView 趣味官, Tastehouse, Seoul
2018 Open Recent Graphic Design 2018, Gonggansail, Seoul, KR
2018 Please note: the design is subject to change., Leipzig, DE
2018 The Reference #1: Asia Art Book Library, NEXTMIXING, CN
2018 100 Films 100 Posters, Jeonju International Film Festival, Jeonju, KR
2017 W Show: Graphic Designer List, SeMA창고, Seoul, KR
2017 Useful Words, Index, Seoul, KR
2017 Poster Polyglot, Rotterdam, NL
2017 100 Films 100 Posters, Jeonju International Film Festival, Jeonju, KR
2016 M.Des. Thesis Exhibition, Gallery Red Brick, University of Seoul, KR
2016 100 Films 100 Posters, Jeonju International Film Festival, Jeonju, KR
2015 100 Films 100 Posters, Jeonju International Film Festival, Jeonju, KR

2019 Seoul-based design studio Press Room explores meaning through the physical, It’s Nice that, London, UK
2018 Monthly Design Vol 486 ,KR
2018 Monthly Design Vol 485, KR
2018 Don’t Blur It, Don’t Rotate It + Don’t Cover It Up—Here’s What Not to Do to a Logo, AIGA Eye on Design, NY, US
2018 Chosen by Designers, for Designers: the Definitive Guide to Tote Bags, AIGA Eye on Design, NY, US
2018 Magazine Idea Vol. 383, JR

2018 Human, Graphics, Internet, Paper. tutoring with Mat-kkal, Paper Press, WORKS, Kookmin University, Seoul
2016 Draw a shape the has all of the following rules, Hyoja-dong Book Fair: Book makes enemy, Seoul
2016 Simcity Post it!, University of Seoul, Seoul

Lectures and Talks
2019 Asia as Fiction, MEBIC, Osaka, Japan
2019 An exploration of the connections between Korean and Dutch design, Art Sonje Center, Seoul
2018 Project Survival, Seongshin Women’s University, Seoul
2017 3rd Tumble Tumble T’Escape �( � )�(project curated by Kim Heecheon) with Kim Heecheon, Youngchan Gwon and Gunjung Lee, Unlimited Edition 9, Buk Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul
2017 Chat 6, Seoul Lunar Photo 2017, Artspace Boan1942, Seoul

2018‒present Department of Design, School of Visual Art, Korea National University of Arts
2019‒2019 Department of Visual Design, Graduate School of Design, University of Seoul
2018‒2019 School of Art and Design, Seoul Woman’s University