Bongkyu SongBKIDSeoul, Republic of Korea
Bongkyu Song is the Founder and Design Director of BKID, a design studio based in Seoul. Based on industrial design he has worked in a variety of collaborations with global companies like BMW, AUDI, Samsung, LG, DELL, Disney, etc. BongKyu has carried out projects in a wide range of fields such as home appliances, IT, medical devices and digital design He was selected as one of the top 10 Korean designers representing Korea by the JoongAng Daily in 2012. In 2012 and 2016, he was selected as the Designer of the Year by Design House, and as a 'Young Leader of Korea' by Forbes Korea in 2013. In 2015, he was named Young Artist of the Year by the Ministry of Culture of Korea.