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  • YuJune Park

    Assistant Professor of Communication Design

    Email
    parky@newschool.edu

    Office Location
    L - 2 West 13th Street

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    YuJune Park

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    YuJune Park is a designer and educator with deep expertise in strategy, branding, hybrid physical-digital experiences, and the cultural heritage sector. She is an Assistant Professor of Communication Design at Parsons School of Design. Her writing and teaching focuses on global scripts, archives, and the manifold ways design can unlock human stories and reveal connections. She is the co-author of Ming Romantic: Collected and Bound and Ming Romantic: Collected and Bound, 2nd Edition, published by NN Contemporary Arts and Library Stack. YuJune served as the Program Director of the BFA Communication Design program from 2014–2017 and Associate Director from 2017–2019. She currently serves as the School Curriculum Committee Chair.


    She is the co-founder of Synoptic Office an award-winning design consultancy that partners globally with leading cultural, civic, and business organizations to reveal connections through design, language, and information. Synoptic Office has been recognized internationally and selected to participate in BIO23 and BIO26, the Biennial of Design at the Museum of Architecture and Design in Ljubljana. They have exhibited at the Ningbo Museum of Art in China, the 26th International Biennial of Graphic Design in Brno, and with the European Cultural Centre at Palazzo Mora in partnership with the 2021 Venice Architecture Biennale. In addition to teaching, she speaks internationally on design, education, and typography, most recently at Typographics, Northside Festival, and AIGA/NY.


    Future Courses

    Core 1: Typography Studio
    PUCD 2025, Fall 2022

    Past Courses

    Core 1: Typography Lecture
    PUCD 2026, Fall 2021

    Core 1: Typography Studio
    PUCD 2025, Fall 2021

    Core 2: Typography
    PUCD 2130, Spring 2022

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