These projects entertain Hangul (Korean) typography. Hangul typefaces range from cute to calligraphic. I particularly like to play with Nanum Gothic, a sans-serif typeface with several fonts that mimic Helvetica.


Busan Cityscape

Marine City, Haeundae, Busan, South Korea
마린시티, 해운대, 부산, 한국


Busan Cityscape 3D print (마린시티, 해운대, 부산, 한국)
screens of 3D rendering (originally composed in Illustrator and modeled in Maya)

Nanum Gothic Extra Bold

Nanum Gothic Extra Bold pressure print + letterpress edition, 6″ × 8″ prints
first run through the letterpress: laser cut elements of the Korean font Nanum Gothic Extra Bold
typesetting the name of the font for a second run through the letterpress

Apples and Oranges

Apples and Oranges
flash cards that teach how to read Korean by juxtaposing the block structure of Korean with that of the illustration in English