Yu Kuk IL
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YU KUK IL BIOGRAPHY

Born in 1965 in South, Korea

Lives and Works in Seoul, Korea

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2016
The Original Sound as It Is, THE PAGE GALLERY, Seoul, Korea

2010
Exhibition of 'The culture of Sulhwa', Seoul, Korea
Exhibition of 'Design, Connection between Korea and Italy', Seoul, Korea.
Highend Audio show 'HIGH END 2010. 5. 6 - 9', Munich, Germany.

2009
Exhibition of 'The culture of Sulhwa', Seoul, Korea.

2008
Exhibition of 'Artists of Tomorrow, 33 Awardees', Sungkok Art Museum, Seoul, Korea

2007
Digital AV Show, COEX, Seoul, Korea.
Exhibition of 'Spring Waltz', Seongnam Cultural Foundation, Seongnam, Korea
Environmental Sculpture of 'BUTTERFLY 184', Habiram Church, Daegu, Korea.

2006
Exhibition of 'Paper Tainer Museum', Olympic Park, Seoul, Korea.

2005
'LEICA MP' Design to Commemorate the 60th Anniversary of Korean Independence.

2004
Exhibition of 'Festival', Sejong Center for Performing Arts, Seoul, Korea.
Environmental Sculpture of 'A LETTER IN THE BOTTLE 94', Habiram Church, Daegu, Korea.

2003
Solo Exhibition of 'Sound Art', Sungkok Art Museum, Seoul, Korea.
Exhibition of 'Ten Years After', Insa Art Center, Seoul, Korea.
Cheongju International Craft Biennale 2003, Cheongju, Korea.
Exhibition of 'Craft for Life', Cheongju International Craft Biennale, Cheongju, Korea.

2001
Cheongju International Craft Biennale 2001, Cheongju, Korea.

1999
Cheongju International Craft Biennale 1999, Cheongju, Korea.

 

SOUND TUNINGS

2016                      
Astell & Kern AK XB10.
IRIVER LS 50 / LS 150. 
SK Telecom ‘NUGU’.

2015- 2016          
Astell & Kern AK500N / AK T1 / AK70.

2014 -2015          
Astell & Kern AK300 / AK320 / AK380 / AK Jr.

2013                       
Astell & Kern AK100 II / AK120.

2006                      
New Media Life’s, TAVI 030 Portable Media.

 

AWARDS

2019
Reddot Design Award 2019 ‘Astell&Kern A&ultima SP1000M’,(Germany)
Reddot Design Award 2019 ‘Astell&Kern A&norma SR15′,(Germany)
DFA Design for Asia Awards 2019 ‘Astell&Kern KANN CUBE’,(Hongkong)

2018
CES2018 Innovation award ‘Astell&Kern KANN’,(United States)
CES2018 Innovation award ‘Astell&Kern AK70 MK II’,(United States)
CES2018 Best Innovation award ‘Astell&Kern SP1000′,(United States)
IF Design Award 2018 ‘Astell&Kern SP1000′,(Germany)
IF Design Award 2018 ‘Astell&Kern ACRO L1000′,(Germany)
Reddot Design Award 2018 ‘Astell&Kern ACRO L1000′,(Germany)
Reddot Design Award 2018 ‘Astell&Kern A&futura SE100′,(Germany)

2017
IF Design Award 2017 ‘Astell&Kern AK70′,(Germany)
IF Design Award 2017 ‘Astell&Kern AK300′,(Germany)
Reddot Design Award 2017 ‘Astell&Kern AK70′,(Germany)
Reddot Design Award 2017 ‘Astell&Kern SP1000′,(Germany)
DFA Design Award 2017 ‘Astell&Kern KANN’,(Hongkong)

2016
CES Innovations Award 2016 ‘Astell&Kern AK380’, Las Vegas, USA.
CES Innovations Award 2016 ‘Astell&Kern AK T1’, Las Vegas, USA.
iF Design Award 2016 ‘Astell&Kern AK380’, Germany.
Red dot Design Award 2016 ‘Astell&Kern AK T1’, Germany.
Red dot Design Award 2016 ‘Astell&Kern AK320’, Germany.
Red dot Design Award 2016 ‘Astell&Kern AK380’, Germany.

2015
What Hi-Fi Winner ‘AK500N’, United Kingdom.
Red dot Design Award 2015 ‘Astell&Kern AK Jr’, Germany.
Red dot Design Award 2015 ‘Astell&Kern AK500 Series’, Germany.

2014
What Hi-Fi Winner ‘AK240’, United Kingdom.
Red dot Design Award Product design 2014 ‘Astell&Kern AK240’, Germany.
Audio Excellence Award 2015 ‘AK240, Japan.

2011
Red dot Design Award design concept 2011 ‘Big Dipper_Modular based Speaker