Yeji Kim

(she/her/hers) is a NYC-based graphic designer, illustrator, and multidisciplinary artist who earned her BFA from The Cooper Union. She currently freelances and works as a Graphic Designer at Pratt Institute.

During her free time, she co-runs misplaced press, an independent publisher specializing in experimental books and exhibitions, and volunteers as an art director and designer at 8-Ball Community.

Select Collaborators

Typographics 2021, UCLA Luskin School of Social Affairs, Herb Lubalin Center for Typography and Design, Poster House, Food Education Fund, Partner & PartnersMuseum Hue, East Village Zine Fair, National Audubon Society, and Nonhuman Teachers.

Awards & Scholarships

︎Center for Book Arts Scholarship (2023)
︎The Leroy Neiman Fellowship at Ox-Bow School of Art (Summer 2022)

︎Sarah Cooper Hewitt Fund Prize for Excellence in Art (May 2022)

︎George & Selma Klett Art Scholarship (2019–2022)

︎Laura Miller Margolius Memorial Scholarship (2020–2022)

︎James Craig Designing with Type Award (2018)

︎Cooper Union Full Tuition Merit Scholarship (2018–2022)


︎Printmaking To-Go, Art on the Meadow Workshop at Ox-Bow School of Art (2023)


︎Soft Times Quarterly - Volume 4 (Seasons)
︎GDUSA 2022 Students to Watch

︎Studio Ouch! Gazette: Knickknacks (Nov 2020, Artist Feature)


︎Clothesline Show — Socrates Sculpture Park, NYC (October 2023)
︎Almost Heaven — Ox-Bow School of Art, Saugatuck, MI (August 2022)

︎Wife Swap — Ox-Bow School of Art, Saugatuck, MI (June 2022)
︎Girls Night — 7 E 7th St., NYC (April 2022)
︎Fruit Flies — 41 Cooper Sq. Gallery, NYC (March 2022)

︎River Show — Flushing Meadows Corona Park (Aug 2021)

︎See Music, Hear Art — Kaufman Dance Studio at The Juilliard School (Feb 2020)

Graphic Design

Junk Drawer


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