Jihye Kang is a Product Designer & Artist, based in Berlin. She studied Classic Piano in South Korea. After that she moved to germany and studied Product Design at the University of Applied Sciences in Potsdam and completed her Master‘s degree at the Weißensee School of Art and Design Berlin in 2018. She has profound experience with material experiments and in the development of material work processes, especially in the fields of glass and ceramics. Her approach is characterized as explorative and experimental, which is considered a groundbreaking design process. Jihye Kang’s objects are poetic and unique. By openly showing her production process, she invites the user to observe the evolution of each object from its origins to its final stage as an object for everyday use.


2019    Grassimesse, Leipzig, Germany

2019    British Ceramics Biennial, Stoke-on-Trent, UK

2019    Revelations | Grand Palais, Paris, France

2019    Ambiente, Frankfurt, Germany

2019    Winning Artworks, Rising Star Project, Taipei, Taiwan

2018    Von A nach O, Kunststiftung des Landes Sachsen-Anhalt, Halle, Germany

2018    Eine Tafel, Unité d’Habitation | Corbusierhaus, Berlin, Germany

2018    Ventura Future, Milan, Italy

2018    Bröhanmuseum, Berlin, Germany

2018    Harzkristall Glaswerk, Derenburg, Germany

2017    Drinktec, Munich, Germany

2016    Shaping the Future, Fiskars, Finland

2015    Applaus-Exhibition, Potsdam, Germany

2013    DMY, Berlin, Germany

2012    DMY, Berlin, Germany

2010   Belektro, Berlin, Germany


2019    Talents, Ambiente, Frankfurt, Germany

2018    FRANZ Rising Star Award, Taiwan

2017    Bruni Glass Design Award, Italy

2013    New Talent,  DMY  , Berlin, Germany

2010    Belektro, Berlin, Germany


2019    Prodeez

2019    Ambiente

2017    Bruni Glass

2017    Glasspool

2013    Arte

2013    Design Boom

2013    Dezeen