round is a Seoul based design studio founded in 2020 by Jisun Kim,
that works on design projects with wit, artistic creativity, sustainability
for the future.
Jisun Kim, the founder of round, majored in interior design and studied product and furniture design at Kingston University in London. In her series, “foam chair,” was featured on designboom, and “future chocolates” was featured on a number of overseas websites as a work containing the message of future sustainability.
“Poly vase” series, she won the 2021 Lexus creative masters, show her unique technique. The texture created by the layered polyethylene material during the hot press foaming technique. It is like a work that brings life to life.
round works with a variety of contemporary materials, and through experiments, they create new production methods and witty and creative designs. They have a motto, “Design should be for the future” and they are working on design to enrich the space, environment, and lifestyle in which humans live.
Kingston University of Art in London
Product and Furniture Design MA, 2019
Sookmyung Women’s University in Seoul
Interior Design BA, 2012
LEXUS creative masters 2021 winner
공예 트렌드 페어 2021 '형형색색' 形形色色, Seoul 2021
ddp design fair 2021, Seoul 2021
object×project, Seoul 2021
Seoul living design festival, Seoul 2021
Herman miller 'unfiltered', London 2019
1F 61, Baekbeom-ro 77-gil, Youngsan-gu
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