Teaching Staff (Communication Design)

Title Associate Professor
Research Fields Package design / Product branding / 3D composition
Master’s (Design), University of Tsukuba, Ibaraki
Bachelor’s (Visual Design), Daegu University, Korea
Selected Professional Experience
Associate Professor, Akita University of Art
Assistant Professor (2007-2009); Associate Professor (2010-2013), Akita Municipal Junior College of Arts and Crafts
Adjunct Professor, Baekseok University, Cheonan, Korea
Recent Activities <Selected artworks / designs>

Four colors (H500×W500mm). 2018 Korean Society of Basic Design & Art (KSBDA) Novosibirsk International Invitational Exhibition. Novosibirsk State University, Russia

History 2018 (H500×W500mm). 2018 KSBDA Ottawa International Invitational Exhibition. Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada

Magewappa no hako [Magewappa box]. 2017 Joint Exhibition of the Akita Prefectural Design Association and the Akita City Arts and Crafts Association. Akita Atorion, Akita

Image of Japan ‘Castle’ (H841×W594mm). 2017 International Brand Design Exhibition. Danang Architecture University, Vietnam



Consideration of palatability concerning the proportion of a paper strap in package design (oral presentation; with Takamitsu Tanaka). 2017 International Conference of Asia Digital Art and Design Association. Gwangju, Korea
Courses Taught Contemporary Art Theory 1, 2
Contemporary Art Seminar (Communication Design)
Basic Computer Design
Basic Construction
Branding Design
Communication Design Lecture A
Communication Design Seminar A 1, 2, 3
Graduation Project (Communication Design)


Example Works
DANSK 焼き鍋 稲庭うどん 家庭用高圧清浄機
Package design, Dansk casserole Package design, Inaniwa Udon Package design, high-pressure washer

Further details (in Japanese) can be found at the following link: Jinyell Kong (Japanese page)