Dayyoung Yoon

Seoul Upcycling PlazaSeoul, Republic of Korea


Dayyoung Yoon is the director of the Seoul Upcycling Plaza. He is responsible for developing joined up programs among businesses and citizen communities in recycle and upcycle fields. After he researched on service design and public design projects for government offices and other design projects, and incubating programs for social enterprise, he planned and operated design culture projects at the Dongdaemun Design Plaza (DDP). As an international cooperation coordinator at the Korea Institute of Design Promotion, he organized international exhibitions and seminars for ICSID 2001 Seoul, Icograda 2000 Seoul and DESIGN KOREA from 2003 to 2008.

(February 2021)