founders
studio — people

The directors of the studio, Dongmin and Ian, both studied at Yonsei University and Central Saint Martins. After studying and working in London, they have returned to Korea to start studio esokon. They work together on various art and design projects.

dongmin lee
art/design director
Originally trained as a graphic designer, Dongmin currently works across various fields of design including visual, spatial and product. She is the creative director for in-house design projects as well as client work.

ian cho
studio director
Starting his career as a consultant at a trend forecasting firm in Seoul, Ian has worked on projects that pushed the boundaries of business and design. He collaborates with creatives and businesses from all over the world.

kingkong & kuro
furry friends
Each born in Seoul and Cambridgeshire, Kingkong (black toy poodle) & Kuro (black cockapoo) are essential members and passionate ambassadors of the studio. Check out what they are up to on our Instagram.


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