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Studio Mun is a Seoul-based graphic design studio founded in 2016 by Sang Mun. The studio specializes in brand identities, publications, exhibitions and websites—engaging with diverse creators to provide broader range of forms and formats.
            Mun received his BFA in graphic design from RISD with Honors, where he was awarded the Bo Bernstein Award. Previously, he worked at the Walker Art Center as a 2012/2013 Design Fellow and at Hyundai Motor Company’s Creative Works team. Mun’s work has been featured in Google Design, GRAPHIC (Korea), CNN, Wired, Fast Company, etc. In 2012, Mun was selected as PRINT magazine’s “20 Under 30: New Visual Artists.” Selection of his works are in SFMOMA and Musée des Arts Décoratifs’ permanent collection.




Art Direction
Branding and Identity
Design Strategy
Environmental & Signage

Selected Clients:

Hanwha Hotel&Resort
Hanwha Life
Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (Korea)
S.M. Entertainment
Walker Art Center

Teaching & Lectures:

Paju Typography Institute, 2019
Paju Typography Institute, 2018
Hongik University, 2017
Paju Typography Institute, 2016
Paju Typography Institute, 2015

Selected Appearances:

Art and Politics Now, Thames & Hudson Press
Business Insider
Designs for Different Futures
Design Observer
Design 360° Magazine #41
Fast Company
GRAPHIC #29, #32
Huffington Post
Library Paper #5
New York Times
Print Magazine
Type on Screen, Princeton Architectural Press
Type Directors Club
Typojanchi 2017
Walker Art Center

Selected Exhibitions:

● Designs for Different Futures
Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, 2019

Walker Art Center, Minnesota, 2020
● Typojanchi 2019: International Typography Biennale
Culture Station Seoul 284, Seoul, 2019
● Modern and Contemporary Galleries
Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Louvre Paris, 2018

● Typeface to Interface
SFMOMA, San Francisco, 2016
● Korea Now!
Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Louvre Paris, 2015

● Experimental Thinking / Design Practices
University of New South Wales, RMIT,
Griffith University Art Gallery, 
Queensland College of Art (QCA),
Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, 2015
● It’s Not Very Nice That
Glasgow, 2014
● Gwangju Design Biennale
Gwangju, 2013
● PRINT Magazine: New Visual Artists
New York, 2012

© Studio Mun 2019