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KIWA

2022

Dining chair with armrest

Prototype

The kiwa roof has gently curved lines which harmonize with straight lines on the columns and windows. We wanted to reflect on this elegant aesthetic in the new furniture collection.

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DAILY

2022

Furniture collection

Designed for LIKETHIX

Interpreting the brand's intention point, 'mindful life,' we wanted to create a group of furniture that feels 'normal' but 'special' at the same time and make the collection merge into everyday life.

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GANGCHI

2021

Animal figure

Personal project

Collaborated with Joong Han Lee

The 'GANGCHI', which means sea lion in Korean, is a wooden animal figure carved by three-axis CNC.

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PROJECT 100

2021

Polling pavilion

Designed for Hyundai department store

For a project named PROJECT 100, developing a 100% recyclable paper bag by the headquarter of the Hyundai department store, we were commissioned to design and construct a polling pavilion made of entire cardboard.

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POPPY

2021

Planter

Designed for Oasien

POPPY pot, the first product of Oasien that we designed, is inspired by a flower that comes into blossom in the desert.

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PORTRAIT OF THE FLOW

2021

Wall lamp

Designed for exhibition 'PORTRAIT OF THE HANGANG'

Organized by Administration office of the Hangang River

Using 'off-the-shelf' construction materials, we designed a wall lamp that evokes the moment when the sun touches the surface of the water during sunset.

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POTTER

2020

Pendant lamp

Personal commission

The ‘POTTER’ is a minimalist pendant lamp inspired by Korean traditional pottery from the Joseon dynasty.

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ORGEL

2019

LP stabilizer

Designed for exhibition 'STABLE TURN'

Organized by EDITORI

Curated by TIEL

We redesigned an LP stabilizer, which is used to hold the LP while listening to music, as a handle of a clockwork to deliver warm and analogue but humorous mood while using digitalized LP player.

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WRAP

2019

Pendant lamp

Design for exhibition 'Euljiro Light Way 2019'

Using the tension of aluminum strap and inner structure, we designed a new method to wrap bendable plywood to make cylinder shaped pendant lamp.

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ROOMY

2019

Toy

Design for Dear, Architect

We designed a wooden toy named ‘ROOMY’ ,that looks like miniature of furniture, for Korean brand 'Dear,Architect'

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SILHOUETTE

2018

Container

Design for exhibition 'Communication Tools'

Organized by DDP & Seoul Design Foundation

Silhouette is a desk container that was designed using spinning process of wood and metal.

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DUMBO

2017

Furniture collection

'Dumbo' is a collection of stools and tables designed for heavy-loads bearing under the Treteaux structure.

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COMPOSITION

2017

Wireless charging furniture collection

Designed for SAMSUNG electronics

Design partner ship with 'Creative square'

'Composition' is a tray-type design of wireless-charging product which is expandable to various tray furnitures. MORE

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CINDERELLA

2017

Table lamp

Prototype

We analyzed inherent properties of a fabric and studied new ways to utilize it.

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FINGER LICKIN

2016

Interior

Designed for restaurant 'FINGER LICKIN'

Finger lickin is a restaurant designed with motifs of American dining pubs in 1950's.

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MAIDEN

2022

Dining chair with armrest

Designed for PLEASE WAIT TO BE SEATED

We wanted to design a chair that contrasts smooth curves with straight geometric lines - giving Maiden a unique design.

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CONTÉ

2022

Chair collection

Personal commission

The fine particles of the powder coating make the chair look as if it is drawn with a conté crayon but remain soft texture.

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BOUQUET

2021

Armchair

Designed for restaurant 'ATO'

The Bouquet is an armchair homage to the famous '209 bentwood chair' designed by Gebrüder Thonet, son of Michael Thonet.

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TILT SWITCH FLIP

2021
Collection

Designed for exhibition

'DDW X SDF, Working and living from home'

Collaborated with Studio Jeroen Van Veluw

'Tilt  Switch  Flip' facilitates a simple, intuitive and flexible way of working and relaxing at home by physically converting your furniture into an office and the same way around to private area.

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WORKSHOP

2021

Exhibition

Designed for exhibition 'We Make No Progress'

As commissioned to design exhibition constructions for an exhibition 'We Make No Progress' directed by Hwang Kim, we designed a furniture collection made of cardboard.

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TRAY

2020

Side table

Designed for ONE BASE

Thanks to the removable tray, that sits perfectly in place atop the table, it is easy to place or remove the belongings on the tabletop and switch the purpose of using the table.

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MALDA

2020

Pendant lamp

Designed for Vij5

‘MALDA’, which means ‘to wrap’ in Korean, is designed to minimize not only the shape but also the manufacturing process and the amount of materials used.

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AA

2019

Furniture collection

Designed for hotel 'SMALL HOUSE BIG DOOR'

'AA', which stands for Aluminum & Ashwood, is a collection consist of shelf, hanger, bench and stool.

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DIP

2019

Desk organizer

Design for PAPER POP

'DIP' is a desk organizer made of coated paper that aims to bring a warm atmosphere into the office.

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FENCE

2018

Lamp

Design for exhibition 'Euljiro Light Way 2018'

‘Fence’ is a modular lighting that can be extended as chandelier.

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TIMBER

2018

Modular shelving system

Design for PAPER POP

We designed a self-assembly shelf collection named ‘Timber’, using simple processed cardboards and PVC rivets.

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FURO-ISU

2017

Furniture collection

Design for restaurant 'Don-ichi'

We designed a series of wooden furniture with the intention of delivering the calm beauty of Japan in the interior.

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ON THE SURFACE

2017

Wireless charger collection

Designed for SAMSUNG electronics

Design partner ship with 'Creative square'

'On the surface' is a design of wireless-charging product converged with table accessories.

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LUMBER

2016

Side table collection

Design for PAPER POP

We designed a self-assembly side table collection using only simple processed cardboards and PVC rivets.

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LUMBER

2015

Prototype

Design for PAPER POP

Inspired by Autoprogettazione by Enzo Mari, We designed a new method to build a furniture with cardboard.

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WORKSHOP

2022

Stool

Designed for PAPER POP

Even though it is made entirely out of cardboard, the stool is unexpectedly comfortable to sit on, thanks to the curved seat.

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PROCESSive

2022

Exhibition

Designed for LIKETHIX

Organized by Seoul National University of Education

'PROCESSive' is an exhibition showing the archives from the design process and the final developed collection by four Korean designers collaborating with LIKETHIX.

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ATO

2021

Interior

Designed for restaurant 'ATO'

Collaborated with 'Space teller'

ATO is a restaurant designed in collaboration with spatial design studio 'Space teller'. The restaurant is located in

19-1 Hyoje-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea.

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GLORIA

2021

Candle container

Designed for Vij5

Because Vij5 exists 15 years in 2021, Vij5 invited all designers who worked with under the Vij5 collection to create a 'refillable candle' Design.

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MAIDEN

2021

Dining chair with armrest

Personal commission

The project to design a dining chair with armrests was developed as an internal project, which inquired to study efficiency on manufacturing process but still maintain functionality and user-friendly appearance.

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BITE

2020

Cat tower

Designed for exhibition 'DDP Design Fair'

Organized by DDP & Seoul Design Foundation

We designed a furniture named ‘BITE’, which is a reinterpretation of a typical cat tower.

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GROUND FLOOR

2019

Pet house

Designed for exhibition 'DDP Design Fair'

Organized by DDP & Seoul Design Foundation

We designed a furniture named ‘GROUND FLOOR’, which is a combination of a pet house and a shelf.

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UMBRA

2019

Side table collection

Design for exhibition 'SMALL SPACE, SMALL STUFF'

Organized by EDITORI

'UMBRA' is a side table collection that has a simple geometrical shape but functional and elegant at the same time.

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DOT

2019

Furniture collection

Design for exhibition 'Gestalt, Interior Design Korea'

Collaboration with Lino-board / Flat point

The ‘DOT' collection of chair, bench and side table are made with off-the-shelf solid wood cylinder and leftovers from linoleum board.

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FROST

2018

Mirror

Design for exhibition 'Communication Tools'

Organized by DDP & Seoul Design Foundation

To deliver natural mood into living space or on a desk, FROST is a mirror inspired by visual phenomenon of the frost setting on a mirror.

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LUMBER

2017

Side table collection

Design for PAPER POP

We designed a self-assembly side table collection using only simple processed cardboards and PVC rivets.

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DUMBO

2017

Stool

'Dumbo' is a stool designed for heavy-loads bearing under the Treteaux structure.

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BLEND INTO SPACE

2017

Approach

Designed for SAMSUNG electronics

Design partner ship with 'Creative square'

We tried to communicate new interpretations and possibilities of experiences in using mobile products through design-partnership with Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

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1950

2016

Furniture collection

Designed for restaurant 'FINGER LICKIN'

We were inspired by 1950s’ American dining pub and then studied an upholstery process newly.

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CASCINE

2015

Lamp collection

We wanted to bring such beautiful lights of a city with lighting products and deliver unique moods to indoor spaces.

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WORKSHOP

Hong-ik university (2022)

Exhibition 'PROCESSive' (2022) 

SAMSUNG art and design institute (2020)

SAMSUNG art and design institute (2019)

Chung-ang university (2019)

Daejin university (2019)

Sangmyung university (2018)

SAMSUNG art and design institute (2018)

University of Seoul (2018)

Daejin university (2018)

ABOUT

‘PESI’, which stands for Possibility, Essential, Standpoint, Interpretation, is a Seoul based industrial design studio founded by Byounghwi Jeon in 2015. Studio PESI's design is focused on simplicity, functionality and rationality. Studio PESI intends to deliver sensitive and emotional experience into everyday life by exploring form and function and the potentials of the industrial manufacturing process.

CONTACT

B1 13, Dongil-ro 66-gil,

Gwangjin-gu, Seoul,

Republic of Korea

info@studiopesi.com

+82.(0)10.4558.4712