Sohee Kim is currently a Design Director at IBM Research. Before joining IBM, she held designer roles at Google and COLLINS. Originally from Seoul, Korea, Sohee is a seasoned graphic designer with extensive experience in both digital and print design. She has a passion for experimental branding, typography, and illustration, which she has applied to projects for global and local clients such as Facebook, Mailchimp, the Exploratorium, and Airtime.

Her work has garnered recognition from prestigious awards, including those from The Type Directors Club (TDC), Graphis, and the International Design Awards (IDA). Earlier in her career, Sohee served as a brand designer at AmorePacific, contributing to brands like Hera, Mise en scène, Lirikos, Primera, and Vital Beautie.

Sohee holds an MFA in Graphic Design from the California Institute of the Arts and a Bachelor’s Degree in Visual Design from a university in Seoul.

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