DJ KANG


DJ KANG

WORKS

BIOGRAPHY

ART WORKS

EXHIBITIONS

WORKS

DJ K EXHIBITION HISTORY


2023. 10 2023 DANOKT KOREA US GROUP EXHIBITION / FACE A GALLERY / LOS ANGELES

2023. 11 DRAWING NOW 2023 / CICA MUSEUM / GIMPO



ABOUT DJ K


Contemporary artist DJK aims to express our modern era by utilizing pop art, graffiti-style doodle art, illustration, and more, as a means of expanding into the realms of digital, 3D, and media art.



EDUCATION


1994 -1997  ArtCenter College of Design - Pasadena, California Major: Transportation Design




WORK EXPERIENCE


2022- present Artist, Director, LOIZ E&M - Seoul, S. Korea

2002 - 2020: Freelance Designer, Animator, Artistic Director - Seoul, S. Korea & Los Angeles,

California

1998 - 2002 Layout Artist, Prop & BG Artist, Rough Draft Studio - Glendale, California




HONORS & AWARDS


2002 Crew For Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Primetime Emmy Awards: Outstanding

Animated Program: Futurama “Roswell That Ends Well”, FOX Network -

Los Angeles, California


2000 Crew For The International Animated Film Society ASIFA-Hollywood: Annie Award for

Outstanding Individual

   Achievement for Directing in An Animated Television Production:

   Futurama “Why Must I Be A Crustacean In Love”, FOX Network - Los Angeles, California


2012 Absolut Blank [Absolut 13 artists], Absolut Vodka X Arena Homme+ Korea

- Seoul, S. Korea


1996 Popular Mechanics Magazine USA - Los Angeles, California


1994 SEMA / NASCAR TRUCK RACE Pace Truck Design Competition, 1st Prize Winner

- Pasadena, California


1994 General Motors Scholarship Recipient (for three consecutive years) - Pasadena, California


1994 FORD Scholarship Recipient (for three consecutive years) - Pasadena, California


1994 ArtCenter College of Design Scholarship Recipient (for three consecutive years)

- Pasadena, California­­





PROJECT BY CATEGORY



Pop Art


2022 Doodletastic!, Artist - Seoul, S. Korea

2020 Originalz, Artist - Seoul, S. Korea

2019 AHAH!, Artist - Seoul, S. Korea



Animation: TV & Movie


2011 Art director, animation film Robot Taekwon V Live Action Movie by ShinCine

- Seoul, S. Korea


2001 Baby Blues [Rough Draft Studio]: PROP Design Artist - Glendale, California

1998 - 2002 Futurama [Rough Draft Studio]: BG / PROP Design Artist, Layout Artist

- Glendale, California


1999 Dilbert [Sony Animation]: Layout Artist - Los Angeles, California




K POP


2023 Album design, ‘In My Room’ by Jazz pianist Sunny Park for LOIZ E&M - Seoul, S. Korea

2022 Creative director, ‘Eclips’ by C-Pop artist Zani for Chazown Management

- Boston, Massachusetts

2021 Album design, ‘Infinite Illusion’ by DOCH for LOIZ E&M - Seoul, S. Korea

2021 Album design, ‘Light’ by K-Pop artist Kayla for LOIZ E&M - Seoul, S. Korea

2013 Album design, ‘Bad Girl’ by K-Pop idol group Ladies Code for Polaris Entertainment

- Seoul, S. Korea

2012 Album design & Prop design, Music Video ‘Saturday Night ’ by K-Pop idol group

Crayon Pop for Chome Entertainment - Seoul, S. Korea



Product & Brand Design


2014 Bang & Olufsen Advertisement for Paper B Magazine - Seoul, S. Korea

2014 Kiel’s Advertisement for Paper B Magazine - Seoul, S. Korea

2014 Samsung Breaker Advertisement for Paper B Magazine - Seoul, S. Korea

2013 Product design, Special Edition Pentech Vega Iron Mobile Phone Case for DJ KOO

- Seoul, S. Korea

2011-2012 Project Instructor (UX designer), Future Renault (Seoul National University /

Renault France) - Seoul, S. Korea.

2010 Interactive multi-touch media desk design, ANIFRAME & KT - Seoul, S. Korea

2009 Product graphic design, SPARX / KBC LA - Los Angeles, California

2003 ‘Kim Possible’ toys, Car toys Concept Design, Equity marketing - Los Angeles, California



ORGANIZATIONS


2018 - 2022 Board Member, KADA (Korean Automotive Design Association) - Seoul, S. Korea



OTHER ACTIVITIES


2023 Judge, ITDA PROJECT For Student & Corperation Problem Solving, Sungkyunkwan

University - Suwon, S. Korea

2022 Judge, Autonomous Vehicle Design Evaluation - Incheon, S. Korea

2021 Judge, Smart E-Mobility Design Competition - Daejeon, S. Korea



Instructor


2021 Instructor, Sketch Summer & Winter Class at Hanbat University - Daejeon, S. Korea

2010 Columnist, CAR LIFE Korean Magazine - Seoul, S. Korea

2006 - 2009 Columnist, CAR VISION Korean Magazine - Los Angeles, California

DJ KANG

WORKS

BIOGRAPHY

ART WORKS

EXHIBITIONS

WORKS

DJ KANG

WORKS

BIOGRAPHY

ART WORKS

EXHIBITIONS

WORKS

DJK EXHIBITION HISTORY


2023. 10 2023 DANOKT KOREA US GROUP EXHIBITION / FACE A GALLERY / LOS ANGELES


2023. 11 DRAWING NOW 2023 / CICA MUSEUM / GIMPO



ABOUT DJK


Contemporary artist DJK aims to express our modern era by utilizing pop art, graffiti-style doodle art, illustration, and more, as a means of expanding into the realms of digital, 3D, and media art.



EDUCATION


1994 -1997 ArtCenter College of Design - Pasadena, California Major: Transportation Design




WORK EXPERIENCE


2022- present Artist, Director, LOIZ E&M - Seoul, S. Korea


2002 - 2020: Freelance Designer, Animator, Artistic Director - Seoul, S. Korea & Los Angeles, California


1998 - 2002 Layout Artist, Prop & BG Artist, Rough Draft Studio - Glendale, California




HONORS & AWARDS


2002 Crew For Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Primetime Emmy Awards: Outstanding

Animated Program: Futurama “Roswell That Ends Well”, FOX Network -Los Angeles, California


2000 Crew For The International Animated Film Society ASIFA-Hollywood: Annie Award for Outstanding Individual Achievement for Directing in An Animated Television Production: Futurama “Why Must I Be A Crustacean In Love”, FOX Network - Los Angeles, California


2012 Absolut Blank [Absolut 13 artists], Absolut Vodka X Arena Homme+ Korea - Seoul, S. Korea


1996 Popular Mechanics Magazine USA - Los Angeles, California


1994 SEMA / NASCAR TRUCK RACE Pace Truck Design Competition, 1st Prize Winner

- Pasadena, California


1994 General Motors Scholarship Recipient (for three consecutive years) - Pasadena, California


1994 FORD Scholarship Recipient (for three consecutive years) - Pasadena, California


1994 ArtCenter College of Design Scholarship Recipient (for three consecutive years)

- Pasadena, California­­





PROJECT BY CATEGORY



Pop Art


2022 Doodletastic!, Artist - Seoul, S. Korea

2020 Originalz, Artist - Seoul, S. Korea

2019 AHAH!, Artist - Seoul, S. Korea



Animation: TV & Movie


2011 Art director, animation film Robot Taekwon V Live Action Movie by ShinCine

- Seoul, S. Korea


2001 Baby Blues [Rough Draft Studio]: PROP Design Artist - Glendale, California


1998 - 2002 Futurama [Rough Draft Studio]: BG / PROP Design Artist, Layout Artist

- Glendale, California


1999 Dilbert [Sony Animation]: Layout Artist - Los Angeles, California



K POP


2023 Album design, ‘In My Room’ by Jazz pianist Sunny Park for LOIZ E&M - Seoul, S. Korea


2022 Creative director, ‘Eclips’ by C-Pop artist Zani for Chazown Management

- Boston, Massachusetts


2021 Album design, ‘Infinite Illusion’ by DOCH for LOIZ E&M - Seoul, S. Korea


2021 Album design, ‘Light’ by K-Pop artist Kayla for LOIZ E&M - Seoul, S. Korea


2013 Album design, ‘Bad Girl’ by K-Pop idol group Ladies Code for Polaris Entertainment

- Seoul, S. Korea


2012 Album design & Prop design, Music Video ‘Saturday Night ’ by K-Pop idol group

Crayon Pop for Chome Entertainment - Seoul, S. Korea



Product & Brand Design


2014 Bang & Olufsen Advertisement for Paper B Magazine - Seoul, S. Korea


2014 Kiel’s Advertisement for Paper B Magazine - Seoul, S. Korea


2014 Samsung Breaker Advertisement for Paper B Magazine - Seoul, S. Korea


2013 Product design, Special Edition Pentech Vega Iron Mobile Phone Case for DJ KOO

- Seoul, S. Korea


2011-2012 Project Instructor (UX designer), Future Renault (Seoul National University /

Renault France) - Seoul, S. Korea.


2010 Interactive multi-touch media desk design, ANIFRAME & KT - Seoul, S. Korea


2009 Product graphic design, SPARX / KBC LA - Los Angeles, California


2003 ‘Kim Possible’ toys, Car toys Concept Design, Equity marketing - Los Angeles, California



ORGANIZATIONS


2018 - 2022 Board Member, KADA (Korean Automotive Design Association) - Seoul, S. Korea



OTHER ACTIVITIES


2023 Judge, ITDA PROJECT For Student & Corperation Problem Solving, Sungkyunkwan

University - Suwon, S. Korea


2022 Judge, Autonomous Vehicle Design Evaluation - Incheon, S. Korea


2021 Judge, Smart E-Mobility Design Competition - Daejeon, S. Korea



Instructor


2021 Instructor, Sketch Summer & Winter Class at Hanbat University - Daejeon, S. Korea


2010 Columnist, CAR LIFE Korean Magazine - Seoul, S. Korea


2006 - 2009 Columnist, CAR VISION Korean Magazine - Los Angeles, California



32, Hoenamu-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul

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32, Hoenamu-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul

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