Hyun, Jacob 현제이콥 (현진욱)

Hyun Jacob is a visual artist from South Korea, majoring photography and working his projects in San Francisco. He has loved to take pictures from an early age. He went to school in Honolulu, HI, at the age of 11. It was the time that he got interested in photography and digital equipment. When he was 17 years old, he passed the high school graduation exam, and he intensively studied Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop. At the age of 18, he took a summer class of Drawing and Visual Arts at NABA in Milan, Italy. He also completed National Geographic Photo Academy in Seoul, Korea. He received a certificate of recognition for Photography of TROOP 82 from Boy Scouts of America in 2014. He had a solo exhibition “From Jeju to Arizona” in Seoul, Korea in 2017. Hyun Jacob has intended to create his works in conceptual perspective as a part of a contemporary art form these days.


EXHIBITIONS

2018

“BEYOND” group at BANDO Gallery, Seoul, Korea

2017

"From JEJU to ARIZONA" solo at YADAHAUS, Seoul, Korea

2014

National Geographic Photo Academy 4th Graduation Exhibition at BANDO Gallery, Seoul, Korea


EDUCATIONS

2014

National Geographic Photo Academy in Seoul, Korea

2014

NABA Nuova Accademia di Bella Arti Summer Program in Milan, Italy

Drawing and Visual Arts


WORKS

2017

Photographer(CEO) at Jacob Photo Studio, Seoul, Korea


CERTIFICATIONS

2014

CERTIFICATE OF RECOGNITION

Photography of TROOP 82 | Boy Scouts of America