About


June Shin is a Korean designer, artist, and educator based in Brooklyn, NY. She currently makes fonts at Occupant Fonts, takes on freelance graphic design and illustration work on the side, and teaches typography at Rhode Island School of Design (RISD).

Her work has been recognized by Art Directors Club (ADC), Type Directors Club (TDC), Core77, STA 100, and more.

She holds a BA in Art History from Cornell University, AAS in Graphic Design from Parsons School of Design, and an MFA in Graphic Design from RISD. 


News


12.2020 — Interviewed on Dos Uno Studio IG Live
12.2020 — Presenter at Society of Scribes Holiday Fair
11.2020 — Panelist at TypeCraft 2020

11.2020 — Speaker at Tipografía México
10.2020 — Visiting Designer lecturer at SFSU
09.2020 — How to Speak Dog publication
08.2020 — Rapport (typeface) release
07.2020 — Virtual Studio Tour and Q&A at Typographics

02.2020 — Lecturer at Katherine Small Gallery  
02.2020 — Typeface & writing featured in O1 Magazine
11.2019 — Guest lecturer and critic at Parsons
09.2019 — Illustration featured in TYPE Magazine
04.2019 — Lecture & Workshop at RISD
03.2019 — Panelist at AIGA New York + Type Directors Club
03.2019 — Keynote speaker at AIGA Rhode Island Know Her Summit
02.2019 — Speaker at Maryland Institute College of Art
11.2018 — Speaker at Dynamic Font Day
11.2018 — Visiting Designer lecturer at Boston University

04.2018 — Awarded Graphis Silver Award in two categories 
03.2018 — Interviewed on CA Magazine #237 (Korean)

01.2018 — Certicifate of Typographic Excellence from TDC
01.2018 — Interviewed on Designsori (Korean)
01.2018 — Article on Sobilife (Korean)