ABOUT


June Shin is a Korean designer based in New York City. She currently designs for a startup and takes on freelance graphic design and illustration work on the side. Previously, she made fonts at Occupant Fonts and taught 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 MFA in Graphic Design from RISD.



NEWS


09.2022  Work exhibited in Sounds About Riso at Usagi NY
11.2021  Work exhibited at the Bakery South Downtown
03.2021  Speaker at Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design
01.2021  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)