KKEKK is a DESIGNHEAD

Blog — 8.19.22



What’s design got to do with it? DESIGNHEADS is a Pink Essay project featuring the new generation of designers, tastemakers, and creatives *shaking up* the design world.

Name:
KKEKK

Age:
27

Location:
Seoul, KR

Instagram:
@kkekk____

Website:

www.kkekk-land.com

Are you a designer? Why or why not?

Yes, I consider myself a designer and artist also because I like to share new things that I made related on our daily life.


by KKEKK

One word to describe your take on design:
Imagination

The last thing you made:
Earrings and Handbags.

The next thing you want to make:
Gloves and hat for winter.

A designed object you adore:
The sofa in the series “Pee-Wee’s Playhouse”


Pee-Wee’s Playhouse

A designed object you can’t stand the sight of:
Soulless design

A moment of pure creative joy:
When I read fairy tales.

When we say “designing the future,” what comes to mind?
For me, we have to provide the right environment and lead people to keep their creativity.

If you could show your work to anyone in the world, who would it be?
Roald Dahl

Your aesthetic embodied as a...

sound?
“Raymundo” by Aebleo



color?
Parrotfish

texture?
Tentacles

Your *grail*: if you could own one iconic design work, what would it be?
Montanara Couch by Gaetano Pesce



What’s next for you?
Sharing my playground!

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DESIGNHEADS is a Pink Essay project. Are you a DESIGNHEAD? Send your responses to these prompts & a hi-res photo to hello@pinkessay.space.

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Pink Essay is a creative studio & platform re-designing design culture. We make experiences + exhibitions + archives, synthesizing the digital and physical.

We believe that good design is democratic, accessible, antiracist, sustainable and collaborative.
Design culture is on the move: people are excited and ready to see what we can make when we believe in the power of objects as tools of human growth and community connection.

We’re here to make connections, tell stories, and build a new design culture.

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