Curriculum Vitae / Resume

Hyun Woo Park (Hyun Parke)


Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, 2021-2023

Program of Art, Culture, and Technology, Master of Science, June 2023 

School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL 2005 – 2008

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio (Designed Objects), May 2008

Collin County Community College, Plano, TX 2003 – 2005

Sung Kyun Kwan University, Seoul, Korea 1998 – 1999

Computer Education (Incomplete)



Creative Director 2020.08 – 2021.7

MINIFACTURE, Advanced Design & Fabrication Services

Founder and owner 2014.11 – 2021

Campus D, Fab Lab – Seoul, Korea

Co-founder, 2015.5 - 2015.12

Fab Lab Seoul – Seoul, Korea

Co-Founder 2013.02 – 2013.08

City of Seoul Assistive Technology Center – Seoul, Korea

Designer/Production manager 2010.10 – 2013.12

Bruce Mau Design – Chicago, IL

Apprenticeship 2008.01 – 2008.05

Geoffrey Frost Collaboration Design Studio – Chicago, IL

Designer 2006.09 – 2007.05

SAIC Fabrication Shop – Chicago, IL

Assistant 2005.09 – 2006.05

Selected Projects

AR/MR model train for IAAPA Orlando, Orlando, FL, USA, Oct. 2019

Role: Design, sourcing, and production

"Grand Prix d'Horlogerie de Geneve 2015 Exhibition", Seoul, Korea, Oct. 2015

Role: Exhibition conceptualizing, design, production, and installation


Ehwa Women's University, College of Art & Design, Adjunct Professor, Seoul, Korea, Spring 2021

Class title: Capstone Design: Kinetic Objet

University of Seoul, Department of Architecture, Lecturer, Seoul, Korea, 2018 -2020

Class title: Design Informatics: VR Scenography

Class title: Robotic Air Inflatable Structure

Class title: Space - Translation

Korea National University of Arts, Lecturer, Seoul, Korea, 2017 - 2018

Class title: 3D Modeling and Digital Fabrication

Selected Exhibitions

 zero.zerozerozerozerozeozerozerozeroone, MIT.nano, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, May 2022 ~ current

"Navigating the Future", ARS Electronica Museum, Permanent Installation, Linz, Austria, Sep. 2019 ~ current

"Country of Green and Gold", Sejong Museum, Seoul, Korea, Nov. 2019

"ERROR: The Art of Imperfection", ARS Electronica Festival - POST CITY, Linz, Austria, Sep. 2018

"Make it", Buk Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea, Oct. 2017

"RE: CRAFT", 10th Cheongju Craft Biennale Main Exhibition, Cheongju, Korea, Sep.2017

"Production City", Seoul Biennale of Architecture and Urbanism, Seoul, Korea, Sep.2017

"Air Reinforced Structure", Creative Korea Expo 2015 Special Exhibition, Seoul, Korea, Nov. 2015

"Makeable City", Creative Commons Global Summit 2015 Special Exhibition, Seoul, Korea, Oct. 2015

"Objectology", Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Korea  Jun. 2014

"Butterflies 2014", Art Center Nabi, Korea, Mar. 2014

Selected Workshops

Korea Creative Content Agency, Seoul, Korea, September 2019

Working Prototyping Masterclass - 5 days, full-day intensive course for beginning entrepreneurs to realize their first working prototype

Asia Culture Center, Gwangju, Korea, 2019 

Action Lab: Tasty Laboratory - 3-day long youth program where food ingredients become building materials for artworks

Digital Carpenters, Seoul, Korea, July - August 2016 

4-week course in finding new ways to integrate digital and woodworking tools for personal fabricators/entrepreneurs

National Museum of Art, Art Fab Lab - Building Tools for Building Things, Seoul, Korea, Mar - Apr 2016 

Artists from various background shares their skills of build their tool of choice

Fab Lab Asia Network Conference, Taipei, Taiwan, May 2015 

2D G-Code Generation with Grasshopper and Drawing Bot

Art Council Korea, Seoul, Korea, Dec 2014 

Intro to CNC Machining for Artists

KAIST Idea Factory Fablab, Daejeon, Korea, Nov 2013

Fab Lab Kickstarter Workshop

Korea Foundation for the Advancement of Science & Creativity(KOFAC) Annual Conference, Seoul, Korea, Dec. 2013

Introduction to Digital Fabrication for K12 Science Teachers

Publications / Media

 “Digital Makers Vol.1”, Design Convergence Research Center, Ehwa Women's University, Sep. 2016, ISBN 978-89-94027-60-9

“Future in Hands”, Korea Craft and Design Foundation(KCDF), Dec. 2015, ISBN 978-89-97252-54-1

“Building an Open and Shareable City with Makers”, The Science Times, Oct. 2015

“Air Reinforced Structure”, YTN Science, Jul. 2015

“Makers Who Lead Creative Economy”, The Science Times, Dec. 2014

"Customize to Personalize", The 15min. that Changes The World, National TV Talk, Nov. 2014

“Maker” Documentary Official Korean Translation, Oct. 2014

“Could this be musical instruments?”, EBS Documentary Project, Aug 2013 - Sep. 2014

“Objectology”,Neolook, Jul. 2014

Emergence of Maker Culture with the Proliferation of Personal Fabrication”, Architectural Institution of Korea, 2014, Feb., Feb. 2014, ISSN 1225-1666

“Personal 3D Printers and Humanizing Manufacturing Process”, CAD & Graphics, Aug. 2013, ISSN 1228-6133

“Where Your Idea Becomes Real", DongA Newspaper, Mar. 2013

Honors / Awards / Others

MIT PILOT Grant 2021-2022

MIT Humor Grant 2021

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Graduate Study Fellowship(Full Amount) 2021-2023

Art Council of Korea, Art, and Tech Grant 2020

Creative Europe Programme of the European Union 2019

ZER01NE Selected Artist by Hyundai Motors, 2018 - 2019

American Center Korea Fellow, 2016 - 2017

Fab Lab Asia Network Board Member, 2015

City of Seoul Social Economy Idea Competition - Grand Prize, Fab Lab Seoul, 2013

SAIC Student Leadership Award 2008

SAIC Regional Merit Scholarship, 2008

Invited Talks

"Making ways of making", Fablab FLAT / Sendai Mediatheque, Sendai, Japan, Nov. 2018 

"The New Era of Domestic Industry", Korea Creative Content Agency, Seoul, Korea, Aug. 2017 

"Making with Machine", Making with Machine 2017 Micro conference, Seoul, Korea, Apr. 2017 

"Design with Tools", Sejong Univ. Colloquium - Guest Lecturer, Seoul, Korea, Oct. 2016

"Building Tools to Build Things", Maker Conference 2016 - Speaker, Seoul, Korea, Jun. 2016

"Design, Technology", Design Creative in the Era of Industry 4.0 - Ehwa Women's University, Seoul, Korea, May. 2016

"Customize to Personalize", Pujiang Innovation Forum - Speaker, Shanghai, China, Oct. 2015

"Designing, Making and Having Fun", KOFAC Let's Make Forum - Speaker, Seoul, Korea, Jun. 2015

"Customize to Personalize", The 15min. that Changes The World, National TV Talk, Jeju, Korea, Nov. 2014

Background / Skillset


Rhinoceros3D, Grasshopper3D(CAD), 6-axis robotic programming, 3 and 4-axis CNC programming (CAM), Industrial 3D scanning(Artec, Leica, Matterport, Photogrammetry), PCB Design(KiCad), Physical computing(Arduino), and more

Comprehensive coverage of digital and  traditional fabrication skills


Sushi chef(2yrs),  Donuts baker(5yrs), Classical/Jazz piano(11yrs/3yrs), Plant and fungus growing, Dry curing, Fishing, Experimental cooking, and fermenting/brewing