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WOOH NAYOUNG, ILLUSTRATOR


Woohnayoung is a illustrator who works particularly on digital drawing of character wearing Hanbok (Korean traditional clothing).

Her most famous works are <Fairy Tale Series>.

The characters in the series have been reinterpreted as if they were based in Korea, and this work impressed lot of fans over the world.

In 2019, received an award from Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism for her work in popularizing Hanbok.

Also to celebrate 60th anniversary of Korea-Denmark diplomatic relations, Woohnayoung was invited as a key exhibitor of Animation Workshop held in Viborg, Denmark in 2019.

Recent exhibition was in 2020, showing highlights of her work collections held in Lotte Hotel&Resort Gallery.

Exhibitions

2013 <Alice, wearing Hanbok>, Individual Exhibition, Seoul, Korea

2015 <Imagine a New Era of Hanbok : Into Full Bloom>, Collaboration Exhibition, Seoul, Korea

2015 <Alice is>, Eric Carle Museum of Picture book Art, Massachusetts, United States

2016 <Woohnayoung Solo Exhibition>, Invitational Exhibition, Bibliothèque Václav Havel, Paris, France

2017 <Korean Folk Tales in Gyeongi>, Special Exhibition, Gyeongi-do, Korea

2018 <Fairy Tales with Hanbok>, Invitational Exhibition, Seoul, Korea

2019 <Expended Animation>, <Flip Book Exhibition>, Invitational Exhibition, Viborg, Denmark

2020 <Fairly Tales with Hanbok>, lndividual Exhibition, Seoul, Korea

Careers

2002 Ewha Women’s University, BA in Asian Art

2002-2005 Nexon Korea - Game Illustrator for <NEXUS: The Kingdom of the Winds>

2006-2009 Symmetric Space - Head of Graphics for <Tenby>

2011 Nextplay - Art Director of <Punch Monster>

2013 Square Enix - <Kakunsesei Million Arthur Korea>, Card Illustration

2014 Sega - <Chain Chronicle>, Card Illustration

2014 Applibot - <Gang Road>, Card Illustration

2016 Twitter Korea - Imoji Illustration

2016 Jonnie Walker - Black Label Cask Edition for Incheon International Airport, Illustration

2016 Netflix Korea - <Daredevil>, <Sense 8>, <Love>, Korean Version Artwork

2017 Disney Korea - <The Beauty and the Beast>, Korean Version Artwork

2017 Marvel Korea - <Guardians of Galaxy Vol.2>, <Thork : Ragnarok>, Korean Version Artwork

2017 Samsung - <Samsung Galaxy Note 8>, Influencer Model & Phone Artwork 

2017 Blizzard Entertainment - <World of Warcraft : Battle for Azeroth>, Korean Version Artwork

2018 Marvel Comics - <Spider-Man Deadpool Vol.0 Don't Call It a Team-Up> , Korean Version Artwork

2018 LG Global Marketing Team - <Alan Walker>, Portrait Artwork

2018 Nexon Korea - <Moonlight Blade>, <Maple Stroy>, Character Artwork

2019 Fuerza Bruta - <Fuerza Bruta Wayra in Seoul>, Korean Version Artwork

2019 Disney Korea - <Maleficent 2>, Korean Version Artwork


Webpage : Woohnayoung.com

Contact : contact@woohnayoung.com

Instagram : https://www.instagram.com/woohnayoung

Facebook : www.facebook.com/woohnayoung

Twitter : twitter.com/00obsidian00



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P|Art Ibiza Gallery located in Ibiza Island, Spain is exhibiting my works! Gallery sent me some of the exhibition opening photos. I heard that it went well, feels good about it ^^ Ibiza Island is famous for its clubs and galleries as well as the view...
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There is this one memorable e-mail from one of the foreign fan, may be a Korean resident in America. She said that she grew up as imagining herself as a princess from a fairy tale. But one day, she realized that she couldn't be a princess because she was an Asian. Eventually she stopped imagining being one. So when she saw my pictures which Asian princess were wearing Hanbok, she started to cry. :'-( She was pregnant when writing this e-mail, and she thought this baby will not have to stop imagining being one of the princesses after she comes to world. Ever since that day, I think of this episode occasionaly and realize that it was a great t
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Hello and thanks to my new friends - my name is Na Young Wooh aka "Obsidian" and I am a professional illustrator. I am korean illustrator. I am starting deviantart today I would like to share my pictures with deviant art users, thank you. Please check my blog blog.naver.com/obsidian24 since I have a number of projects coming up.
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Very B e a u t i f u l ! Art :clap: :clap:

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그림 그리신 거 너무 예뻐요! 진짜 실력이 대단하세요!!

Your art is really really beautiful

Your Disney reviseted art is so wonderful! I'm glad I found your page. Congratulations.

you have one of the most beautiful and enchanting galleries. Well done! Keep up the awesome work :love:

Found another Korean!!!!!

안녕하세요!~~!!!!!!!!!

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