SINAE KIM

Experimental Researcher/ Material Explorer & Designer/ Design Challenger

Sinae Kim is a material designer and researcher exploring the relationship of science and craft through experimental process. She pursues provocative ways of challenging social barriers between the potential use of materials and how people perceive them. 

EDUCATION

Central Saint Martins  |  MA Material Futures 

Chung Ang University  |  BA Clothing & Textiles  |  Photography

2016 - 2018

2005 - 2009

EXPERIENCE

LACOSTE

Thursday Island

Junior volunteer |  Sewing & Design Educator |  Yangon Myanmar

04. 2014 - 05. 2016

Manager and Coach |  F2F Campaign team |  Seoul Korea 

05. 2011 - 12. 2013

Intern |  Textile team |  Seoul Korea

04. 2009 - 11. 2009

Intern |  Marketing research team |  Seoul Korea

12. 2007 - 01. 2008

Intern |  Women's wear design team |  Seoul Korea

08. 2007 - 09. 2007

AWARDS

CONVERSE Self Factory Artist Contest  |  CONVERSE  |  Participation prize

2008

The Creative Design Contest  |  Silver Apparel Practical Technology Center  |  Winner

2006

EXHIBITIONS

DESIGN TRANSFIGURED | Georgetown University Art Galleries | Washington, D.C, U.S.A (Planned) 

Future Food | V&A Museum | London, UK (Planned) 

Material Exhibition at the Interzum fair by Haut Innovation

|Cologne, Germany (Planned) 

Material Exhibition,  "Neomateria" by Materfad

|Barcelona, Spain 

Material Exhibition of ARCHITECT@WORK by Ma

| Old Truman Brewery | London, UK

United Matters  |  VEEM |  Dutch Design Week | Eindhoven, NL

Biodesign Here Now  |  Open Cell  |  London Design Festival | London, UK

Material Futures  |  CSM  |  MA Degree Show | London, UK

Material Futures  |  Ventura Future  |  Milan Design Week | Milan, Italy

Hand-made Crafts | ASEAN Culture Fair | WDC, Myanmar Government 

Spring Again | Berkeley Coffee Express  | Natural Dyes Exhibition

Fashion show | SETEC, Seoul | BA Degree Show

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2016

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2008

 © 2018 by Sinae Kim