Taekyeom Lee

Taekyeom Lee is an educator, researcher, and multidisciplinary designer who uses artist materials and artistic sensibility. He is currently an Assistant Professor of Graphic Design at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa. His research explores unconventional methods of creating tangible type, graphics, and even designed objects with materials and techniques unique to typography and graphic design. He incorporated 3D printing into his research and has been experimenting with various methods and materials. He presented at national and international conferences including ATypI, TypeCon, AIGA DEC, ISEA, IEEE VIS, and NCECA. His work has been featured by various media including Communication Arts, Make Magazine, New York magazine, Now This News, Art Insider, and Core 77.