Designer of the Week: Jay Kim

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Designer of the Week Jay Kim specializes in both motion design and brand identity development, and enjoys creating visualizations based on observation, research and data.

Jay Kim

Location: Los Angeles, CA


Design School: ArtCenter College of Design

How would you describe your work?

Branding, motion and printed matters.

Where do you find inspiration?

Everywhere, but mostly from people and society.

Who are some of your favorite designers or artist?

Felix Pfäffli, Maureen Mooren, Brian Collins and many more.

Do you have a favorite among all the projects you’ve worked on?

Manifold Reality, a personal project in which I took a typographic approach to visualize compactification of hidden dimensions. Process involved a series of researches on string theory and visual experiments using different softwares including C4D, After Effects and Grasshopper from Rhino.

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Is there a project that stands out to you as having been the biggest challenge of your career so far?

There have been small and big challenges in every project I have worked on but none that stand out yet.

Exhibition and book design by Jay Kim
Exhibition and book design by Jay Kim

What do you hope to accomplish in the future?

For now, I’d like to focus on present moment and keep growing as a designer.

Work for Yoso
Work for Yoso
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

What’s your best advice for designers today?


certificate in branding