Ok Kim is a Seoul based artist specializing in Korean natural lacquer art called ‘Ottchil. She studied wood craft in University followed by a Master’s in furniture design and an apprenticeship under an Ottchil master craftsman. Her first collection was the Merge Series, created in 2016. Her work includes sculptural furniture such as side tables and benches, as well as paintings, kitchen ware and home décor. Through her work, Kim has a created a modern interpretation of a traditional art form by using bold colors and innovative sculptural forms, bringing Ottchil into a new era.
Design Miami/ Basel 2021 – OKKIM STUDIO