Plainsboro Public Library – April 2019 – “Fly Gumji” at the Plainsboro Library Gallery’s April exhibit! Inspired by her beloved pet, Gumji, artist Sunghye Cho depicts an adorable character that travels the world in these detailed, fun, and humorous digital illustrations. From Manhattan to Sapporo, Japan, Kohl, Germany, and Chamonix, France, the viewer is treated to whimsical urban scenes throughout the world in the form of colorful large format prints. Large sketches will be displayed also, including renderings that show the development of the illustrated character. Cho’s work is created in Photoshop, and lovers of digital and graphic illustration are sure to enjoy this exhibit. An art reception will be held on Sunday, April 7, 2 – 4 pm, a great opportunity to chat with this artist/IT expert. “Fly Gumji” runs April 6 through May 1.

Sunghye Cho has over 18 years of industry experience in designing and in directing multimedia design teams (system, B2B, game, service, B2C, B2B2C, application, web, and mobile) as well as creating award-winning designs for consumer and enterprise applications. She currently directs a team CX visual strategists and UX designers at Samsung SDS in Korea, and is in charge of CX design service for SDS IT solutions. Previously, she spent two years designing human computer interaction (HCI) projects and UX/UI projects at The Princeton Edge Lab. An expert in mobile games and applications and web design, she has successfully launched several online and mobile products. Her experience in the conceptual design, HCI, UI and UX industry is broad, having also worked for IT/gaming companies such as domiPixel, PlayOn, SundayToz, Nexon, NHN Entertainment, and Cinepix. Sunghye has taught at Korea Polytechnic, Hongik University, and Kongju Communications Arts College in Korea. She holds a Masters of Fine Arts from Hongik University in Korea and continued studies in 2D design principles at NYU in New York.

The Plainsboro Library is located at 9 Van Doren Street, Plainsboro, NJ. Hours are 10-8:30 Monday – Thursday, and 10-5 Friday – Sunday. For more information, call 609-275-2897 or visit the website, www.plainsborolibrary.org.


Contacts:

Donna Senopoulos
Plainsboro Public Library
609-275-2897
donnasen@lmxac.org