born in Korea
Byoung il Sun was born in Korea in 1958. Graphic designer based in Seoul. Professor of Visual Information Design at Namseoul University since 1995. Received a doctoral degree in Visual Communication Design at Hongik University in Korea.
Originality, aesthetics, skill, meaning, sympathy
Taiwan International Graphic Design Award 2015 / Bronze Award (TIGDA) 2015 Graphis Competitions/ Poster Annual 2016 Gold Award. 2015 China-Italy design week Silk road the evolving Honorable Mention diploma. 3 International Reggae Poster Contest.100winners. Honorable mention 2015. Gdie jury awards (Erich Brechbuhi Jury Award: Asia graphic Design Exhibition) 2014. 13th Ekoplakt Kia Slovakia foundation Awards.2014 Information war Virtual Biennial Progue. Honorable Mention 2014. World without violence 2014. 95 winners. Black & Light Poster Exhibition, The 9th International Jazz in the Ruins Festival, Poland. The 2nd Shanghai Biennial of Asia Graphic Design 2013. Invited to Participate. China International poster Biennial 2013 in Hanzhou. International Reggae poster contest, 2013. Honorable Mentions, 100 winners. Mandela Poster Project 2013. 95 winners. reddot design award winner 2012. Poster for Tomorrow competition 2011 “The right to education” 100winners. Taiwan International Graphic Design Award 2009. Special seleceted. 4th Cow International graphic design Festival Ukraine 2006. Special Diploma. Taiwan International Graphic Design Award 2015 (TIGDA) 19th Colorado International Invitational Poster Exhibition (CIIPE) 2015. 7th China International Poster Biennial 2015, Hangzhou. 7th France Poster for Tomorrow, Universal Right to Healthcare 2015 Birula Grafica, Poster Exhibition 2015. (Mexico) 2015. Poster Competition Segunda llamada, Colombia 2015. The Language of War and Peace in the New Media Poster Exhibition. (Turkey) Dalian International Graphic Design Biennial 2015. (CN) 1st International Poster Festival of Shenzen 2015. (CN) 3. Poster Competition Segunda llamada, Colombia 2013. An online poster competition for World Graphic Design Day 2012. Next by Design International poster competition 2012. International poster competition “Mut zur Wut 2012”, Heidelberg, Germany. 8. International Triennial Of Ecological Poster “The 4th Block”, Kharkov (UA) 2012. 2nd MUIP Biennial (Marmara University International Poster Biennial) 2012. The 5th China International Poster Biennial 2011, Hangzhou, China. 17th Colorado International Invitational Poster Exhibition (CIIPE) 2011. 25th anniversary of the POSTCHERNOBYLCARD. 20 countries to develop Chernobyl 2011. GoldenBee 9th Moscow International Biennioal of Graphic Design 2010. 6th International Triennial of Stage Poster SOFIA 2010. 3rd International Socio-Political Poster Biennale 2010 Poland. Invited “Better HOME City, Better Life”Enfolding Life International Poster Exhibition 2010. Invited, 22th Nogoya Love&Peace Poster Exhibition JAPAN 2010. 17th International Poster Biennial Lahti (FI) 2009. “Fourth Block” The 7th International Triennale of Eco Posters 2009. 3. International Poster and Computer Animation Competition “AntiAIDS-Ukraine” 2009. 20th International Poster Competition 2009, 20. Chaumont Poster Festival. The 9th International Poster Triennial in Toyama, 2009. 16th Colorado International Invitational Poster Exhibition (CIIPE) 2009. 12th International Biennial of Theater Posters - Rzeszow, Poland, 2009. The 7th Poster Triennial 2009 in trnava,Slovakia 2009. The 4th China International Poster Biennial 2009. The 10th Tehran International Poster Biennial 2009. The 3th International Graphic Biennial of the Islamic World, Tehran 2009. Golden Bee 8, Moscow International Biennial of Graphic Design 2008. 10th Zgraf International exhibition of graphic design and visual communication 2008. 23rd International Biennial of Graphic Design Brno 2008. 9th Tehran International Poster Biennial 2007. 15th Colorado International Invitational Poster Exhibition (CIIPE) 2007. Golden Bee 7, Moscow International Biennial of Graphic Design 2006. The 5th Trnava Poster Triennial 2006. Slovak. “Fourth Block”The 6th International Triennale of Eco Posters, Kharkov, Ukraine 2006. 14th Colorado International Invitational Poster Exhibition (CIIPE) 2005. 15th International Poster Biennial Lahti (FI) 2005. Golden Bee 6 Moscow International Biennial of Graphic Design 2004.
2015 Graphis Competitions/ Poster Annual 2016 Gold Award.
Invited Solo Exhibition 2014. The Graphic Language of Sun Byoung Il. CREO Osaka Japan. 2013. Invited Graphic Design Exhibition by Sun Byoung Il_ University of Canberra, Australia. 2012. The Graphic Language of Sun Byoung il .Pyoungtaek lake Art Center, Pyoungtaek Korea. 2011. The Graphic Language of Sun Byoung Il. Between Gallery, England. 2008. Sun Byoung iI Invited Exhibition. gallery iang, Seoul Korea. 2006. Sun Byoung Il Invited Exhibition. Akita Municipal Junior College of Arts & Crafts, College Extension Center. Japan. 2006. Sun Byoung il Invited Exhibition. Hanjeon Art center, Seoul Korea.
Ph.,D. Hongik University, Degree in Arts
Poster design, Book design, illustration, calligraphy