Ja-kyung Shin

1981 Born in Busan, South- Korea
2000–2004 Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea, BA. Design and Craft
2002 Blacksmith Workshop, Seoul
2004–2010 Studies under Prof. Ulla Mayer at the Academy of Fine Arts, Nuremberg, class for gold- and silversmithing
2009 Appointed to Master class student
since 2010 Independant workshop in Nuremberg
   
 

Awards

2009 Honorary Certificate (2. Prize), Schoonhoven Silver Award Schoonhoven, NL
  Honourable Mention, 6th Cheongiu International Craft Competition, Cheongiu, South Korea
  Finalist, Talente 2009, Munich
2010 1st prize, Youth promotion contest, Silver Triennial International 16th worldwide competition, Hanau
2011 Inhorgenta Award, Munich
 

Apolline Prize Grassimesse 2011, Leipzig

 

 

Works in Public Collections

  Victoria and Albert Museum, London