UpTeMPO(이재헌)

INTRODUCTION

UpTeMPO(이재헌)은 Strret, Urban Culture 감성을 중심으로 캐릭터 디자인과 피규어(토이)를 제작하는 아티스트로 현재 Coolrain Studio에 소속되어 있다. Hands in Factory의 Art Director로써 오리지날 시리즈 Problem Children, Problem Animals, Running Horns, Ape Town 등 왕성한 창작 및 제작 활동을 하고 있다. 디자인부터 원형 제작, 완성까지 토이 아트를 중심으로 일러스트, 그래픽, 프로덕트 제작 등 다방면에 활동중이다.

BIOGRAPHY


EXHIBITIONS

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2013     “Black” Solo Exhibition (FIFTY FIFTY Gallery)

GROUP EXHIBITIONS & FAIRS
2015     “Art Toy Culture 2015” (DDP)
2015     “1st Debec Art Toy Fair” (Debec Gallery)
2015     “White Monster” Exhibition (Everyday Mooonday Gallery)
2014     “Midnight – Hands in Factory & 12Dot” Exhibition (Everyday Mooonday Gallery)
2014     “Naked & Denim Jean” Exhibition (The Gallery)
2014     “ATCS Preview” (63 Sky Art)
2014     “Clique” Art Toy Exhibition (Gumho Gallery, Gwangju)
2014     “Taipei Toy Festival” (Taipei)
2014     “Art Toy Culture 2014” (DDP)
2013     Coolrain Studio 3rd Exhibition “Pace Maker” (Ronin Boundary)
2013     “We Love Vinyl 3” with Team TOMODACHI (Minnesota)
2013     “STGCC” with Mighty MIGHTY JAXX
2013     “Design Art Toy Special Korea” Exhibition
2013     “Hi, Art Toys!” Exhibition (Hibrand)
2013     “Sports Art Korea” (Speedom Art Gallery)
2013     “Taipei Toy Festival” (Taipei)
2012     “Taipei Toy Festival” (Taipei)
2012     “Synergy” Exhibition (5Pointz Gallery)
2012     “Reb Bull F1 Showrun Korea” Exhibition
2012     “Running Horns” Exhibition (상상마당)
2012     Coolrain Studio 2nd Exhibition “Start Line” (Wyln Gallery)
2012     “Taipei Toy Festival” (Taipei)
2011     “Amoebahood” Exhibition (상상마당)
2011     “Evolve Coolrain” Exhibition with DAVE WHITE
2011     Coolrain Studio 1st Exhibition “Square One” (WDS Gallery)
2011     “SSMD Design Figure” Exhibition (상상마당)
2010, 2009     “Seoul Doll Festival”
2010, 2009, 2008     “Seoul Character Licensing Fair”


WORKS

2015     “Running Horns X Clash of Clans” Promotion (DDP)
2015     “PLAYBOY 60th Anniversary Collector’s Edition Art Toy’s” Line Up
2014     Donate “Sung Hwan Cho” LOTTE GIANTS
2014     “City of Mist” Promotion Custom Artwork
2014     “Fashion Retail Fair 2014” Promotion
2014     “Reebok Instapump Fury” Promotion
2013     “Bratson 2013 F/W Showcase” Collaboration
2013     Original Art Roy Collection “Baby Horns” Launching
2012     “NBA Dream Team Project” with NIKE KOREA (Hoop City)

MAJOR WORK

Fire Horns X Insta Pump


Running Horns


PLAYBOY 60th Anniversary Collector’s Edition Art Toy


Baby Horns “Mighty Horn” Red Bull Version


Running Horns “Mighty Horn” Red Bull Version


Running Horns “Mighty Horn” Insta Pump Version

CONTACT
www.uptempo.co.kr