New York University (ITP)
MPS, Interactive telecommunications
Sept 2006 - May 2008

Maryland Institute College of Art
BFA, Painting
Sept 2003 - Aug 2005

Hong-Ik University
Studied Painting and Multimedia Design
Sept 2001 - May 2003



User Experience
Heuristic analysis
Agile workflows
User research
Usability testing
Information architecture
Content strategy
Product management
Comprehension of HTML/CSS

Adobe CS
Final Cut


R/GA Prototype Studio
Associate Creative Director
New York City, May 2018 - present

R/GA Prototype Studio
Experience Design Director
New York City, Mar 2016 – 2018

Lead multi-dimensional projects using emerging technology for product/services, software/hardware, and experiential components. Executes and contributes heavily on product concepting, MVP ideations, prototyping, user interview and testings. Mentors designers and creative technologists and provides oversight and main product design point of contact with clients. Primary clients include Verizon, Samsung, Soul Cycle, J&J, Cooper Hewitt Design Museum, Mercedes, Newell, and Pepsi. 

R/GA Prototype Studio
Senior Experience Designer
New York City, Mar 2013 – Feb 2016
Lead designer in the Prototype Studio, responsible for experience design in the development of software and hardware prototypes across multiple clients. Primary clients include Verizon, Samsung, Tchibo, Master Card, Hudson Yards and Nike. 

Experience Designer
New York City, Mar 2011 – Feb 2013
Designed architecture, interfaces, and responsive experiences across web and native platforms, with a particular focus on data science and visualization.

Night Agency
Experience Lead
New York City, 2010
Designed retail experience for storefront for Bloomingdales, Keds in collaboration with Whitney Museum of American Art.

Ars Electronica Art and Research Center
Commissioned Media Designer/ Artist
Linz Austria, 2009 - 2010
Interactive Media Installation LinkCube has been commissioned by Ars Electronica in 2009 for exhibition 80+1 Human Nature and Ars Electronica Festival 2009

Lower Manhattan Cultural Council
Resident Artist
New York City, 2009
Award Swing Space Artist Residency to develop series of low-tech wearables.  

EYEBEAM Art and Technology Center
Physical Computing Wearable Technology Intern
New York City, 2008
Created soft circuit design, custom sensors and softwares for artists.

CScout (Currently Mandalah Innovation) 
Ideation Participant/ Translator
New York City, 2007
Workshop for SK Telecom on Future life style and consumer electronics. 

Liz Lerman Dance Exchange
Multi Media Intern
Washington D.C Metro Area and Mass MoCA
Created multimedia projection using Isadora, set design and documentation during Mass MoCA Residency Program. 



Johns Hopkins University, Carey Business School 
Guest Lecturer, November 2015
Innovation through Prototyping

Art Sonje Center 
Artist Presentation, September 2015, Seoul, Korea
SAMUSO CHAGO Secret Project: In a low voice



Eugene Ahn 2017