Haesol Kim is a textile designer who focuses on how her use of colour and design work can have a positive psychological effect on people who encounter it. She wants to find a balance between abstract concepts and emotional impulses through interaction with everyday materials. Working to express her own happy memories, experiences, and emotions through colour, form, and material exploration. She aims to tell a playful story with textile work that provides audiences with a synaesthetic experience.
Haesol’s MA in Mixed Media Textiles, Royal College of Art investigates how interactive textiles, and an attitude of playfulness can build a positive emotional experience for her audience.