studio sodongho


Dongho So is a designer based in Seoul. His work questions the notion of craft and design by experimenting with diverse materials and techniques to make chairs, lighting, and objects.


Solo Exhibition


2022        모든 의자는 평등하다 All Chairs are Created Equal, Topgoal Art Gallery, Seoul

2018        부유하는 것들 Ghosting, Factory2, Seoul


Group Exhibitions


2022        공예다반: 일인호사, Seoul Museum of Craft Art, Seoul

2022        스펙트럼 오브 시팅 Spectrum of Seating, DDP Design Lab 1F Design Gallery, Seoul

2021        역대 영 디자이너 20인 기획전 Seoul Design Festival, Coex, Seoul

2021        우리들의 정원 Open Museum Garden, Space of Design and Architecture Museum, Hwaseong

2021        을 – 이야기, 재료, 실험 Eul – Story, Materials, and Experiments, C.ENTER, Seoul

2020        Seating Seoul, Onyang Folk Museum Gujeong Art Center, Asan

2020        Seating Seoul, Culture Station Seoul 284 TMO, Seoul

2020        당신에게 할 이야기가 있어요 I need to tell you something, SS Campus, Suwon

2020        Encore Seoul Design Festival, Gallery Moiso, Seoul

2019        Amateur Seoul, DDP Gallery Mun, Seoul

2019        Art Supermarket, Insa Art Center, Seoul

2019        사물의 집 House of Things, Space of Design and Architecture Museum, Hwaseong

2019        나른 Drowsy, Weekly Cabinet, Seoul

2018        Seoul Design Festival, Coex, Seoul

2018        Craft Trend Fair, Coex, Seoul

2018        Euljiro Light Way, Sewoon Sangga, Seoul

2018        Tent London, London

2017        Euljiro Light Way, DDP, Seoul

2016        Tent London, London

2015        Craft Trend Fair, Coex, Seoul

2015        Gwangju Design Biennale, Gwangju

2015        Saint-Etienne Design Biennale, Saint-Etienne

2014        Seoul Design Festival, Coex, Seoul

2014        Craft Festival On-gi, Culture Station Seoul 284, Seoul

2013        Craft Trend Fair, Coex, Seoul

2013        Gwangju Design Biennale, Gwangju

2013        Maison et Objet, Paris

2013        Korea Power : Design and Identity, Museum of Applied Arts, Frankfurt

2011        Design and Art Fair, Hangaram Design Museum, Seoul




2021        Korea Craft Week, Cooperative planner, KCDF, Seoul

2020        Seating Seoul, Archiving member, Seoul

2019        Seoul Design Festival, Art director, Designhouse Inc., Seoul

2019        Euljiro Light Way ‘by Euljiro Project’, Art director, Jung District Office, Seoul

2018        Korean Royal Cuisine Festival, Visual director, Institute of Korean Royal Cuisine, Seoul

2017        Euljiro landscape lighting Installation, Artist, Jung District Office, Seoul

2016        Tour to Euljiro alleyes, Design director, Jung District Office, Seoul

2015        Asia Crafts · Design Project, Designer, Arumjigi Culture Keepers Foundation, Seoul


Lecture & Talk


2021        DDP Design School, Seoul Design Foundation

2020        16p, Seoul

2019        Designhouse Inc., Seoul

2018        Heritage Project Inc., Guri Arts Hall, Guri

2017        Art & Crafts Dept., Sookmyung Women’s University, Seoul

2014        Art & Crafts Dept., Sookmyung Women’s University, Seoul




2021 –                 Sewoon Makers Cube, Seoul Metropolitan Government

2015 – 2020        Euljiro Design Art Project, Seoul Jung District Office