DESIGNER-MAKER

Born 1985 in Korea. Majored design in Ewha University, School of Art and Design, and got a Master’s Degree summa cum laude in 2011. She is currently working in Yongin, near Seoul.

Chaehoon Moon is a designer - maker who creates contemporary beauty based on the sophisticated know-how of Korean tradition. She makes objects with modern beauty using the traditional material and technique of her own culture. She is also an innovator in creating her own technique as a young craftsman. 

 

​She has run a tableware brand Damoon reflect her design philosophy since 2015.

chaehoonm@gmail.com

+82-10-8957-7380

AWARDS/HONORED

2022 The Balvenie's Makers Campaign Artist

2017-2019 Excellent Cultural Product, by Ministry of Culture Sports and Tourism Republic of Korea

2016 Red Dot Award Winner, Product Design
2016 Global Premium Living Goods 100, by Ministry of Trade Industry and Energy Republic of Korea
2016 S-partners, Shinsegae

2015 Collaboration with Alain de Botton

2014 Honored as Global Design Leader, by Ministry of Trade Industry and Energy Republic of Korea
2014 Best Product, Seoul Living Design Fair, Korea

2013 Honorable Mention, Korea Lacquer Handcraft Art Exhibition, Korea
2013 Honorable Mention, Cheongju International Crafts Biennale, Korea

CLIENTS

Alain Ducasse at The Dorchester

Four Seasons in Dubai

Park Hyatt Seoul

The Balvenie

Chanel

Maison Kenzo

The Galleria Seoul

Shinsegae Seoul

Lotte Hotel Jeju

Hanhwa Resort

EXHIBITIONS

2021 Hong Geon-Ik House Special Exhibition Objects in the House, Hong Geon-Ik House, Seoul, Korea


2019 Seobo with the Galleria, Galleria Department, Seoul, Korea
2019 Seoul Living Design Fair, Coex, Seoul, Korea
2019 Saehaebohwa, Superior Gallery, Seoul, Korea

2018 Korean Craft Trend Fair, Coex, Seoul, Korea
2018 Grassimesse, Grassi Museum, Leipzig, Germany
2018 Maison et Objet, Paris Nord Villepinte Exhibition Centre, Paris, France
2018 Seoul Living Design Fair, Coex, Seoul, Korea
2018 A Banquet: Opulence in Grace and Palate, Cheongwadae Sarangchae, Seoul, Korea

2017 Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft Show, Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia, USA
2017 Maison et Objet, Paris Nord Villepinte Exhibition Centre, Paris, France
2017 Nook Asia, Singapore Expo, Singapore
2017 Korean Craft Trend Fair, Coex, Seoul, Korea
2017 Seoul Living Design Fair, Coex, Seoul, Korea
2017 Modern Tradition, Augusthouse, Yangpyeong, Korea

2016 Design Korea, Kintex, gyeonggi-Do, Korea
2016 Reddot Design Award Museum, Essen, Germany

2015 Cheongju International Crafts Biennale, Old Tobacco Processing Plant, Cheongju, Korea
2015 Kcdf Gallery, Seoul, Korea
2015 Brand Showcase, Unitas Brand, Seoul, Korea
2015 Global Premium Living Goods, Coex, Seoul, Korea

2014 Korean handmade market, Stockholm, Sweden
2014 Design korea, Kintex, Korea
2014 Sweden-Korea exchange exhibition of handmade art, Tegs byagard, Umea, Sweden
2014 The fourth Chinese-Japanese-South Korean arts exhibition, Shanghai art collection museum, Shanghai, China
2014 Ewha art festival, Ewha womans university, Seoul, Korea
2014 Seoul living design fair, Coex, Seoul, Korea

2013 Korean craft trend fair, Coex, Seoul, Korea
2013 Seoul art center gongpyeong gallery, Seoul, Korea
2013 Ewha womans university, Seoul, Korea
2013 Manmulsang: Hundreds of objects for happiness, Lotte gallery, Seoul, Korea
2013 Cheongju international crafts biennale, Old tobacco processing plant, Cheongju, Korea
2013 Handmade korea fair, coex, seoul, korea
2013 Han-ko, gallery iang, seoul, korea.
2013 Seoul living design fair, coex, seoul, korea

LECTURE

Affiliated professor of Ewha Womans University

Special Lecture at Sangmyung University, Sejong University, etc.

2019 KCDF Craft design education for college students
2018 KCDF Craft design education for college students
2018 Design Korea
2016 New Artist’s Traditional Culture Convergence Product Development Project
2016 Korean Society of Design Society Spring Conference Special Session
2015 University Federation Creative Startup Conference
2015 Unitas Brand Brand Talk

EDUCATION

2011, MFA, Ewha Womans University, Industrial Design

2009, BFA, Ewha Womans University, Industrial Design