Lee has published widely (more than 350 articles, papers, books, and book chapters) in Korea and abroad, has served on international juries, and has been an invited keynote speaker and lecturer at more than 150 conferences and institutions throughout the world. He holds a BFA in design from Joong Ang University in Korea, an MS in design from IIT Institute of Design in the US, and a PhD in design from the University of Tsukuba in Japan. His research interests include user experience design, human-centered design, design methodology and, more recently, open design with crowdsourcing.
Don't Make Art, Do Industrial Design: A Voice from Industry
Article first published online: 8 APR 2014
© 2014 The Design Management Institute
Design Management Review
Volume 25, Issue 1, pages 40–45, Spring 2014
How to Cite
Kim, K. and Lee, K.-P. (2014), Don't Make Art, Do Industrial Design: A Voice from Industry. Design Management Review, 25: 40–45. doi: 10.1111/drev.10270
- Issue published online: 8 APR 2014
- Article first published online: 8 APR 2014
- National Research Foundation of Korea Grant funded by the Korean Government. Grant Number: NRF-2012S1A5A8024274
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