Taiho Shin 

Taiho Shin is the founder of M. 0 (www.mzero.kr), a material-driven design company that develops new materials for designing products. After graduating with a MA in Design Products at the RCA in 2019, Shin started his own business in Korea. He had previously been working for Hyundai as a senior designer for 5 years. He believes that experiment-driven projects can contribute to shaping our future, and can lead to many innovative outcomes. On the basis of these beliefs, he created projects ranging from paper-based furniture to a service design for public transportation, receiving several prominent recognitions such as iF, Reddot and Blueprint awards.


Founder, M. 0, 2020-
Adjunct Professor, Kookmin University, 2020-
Creator, Zer01ne(Open Innovation Platform by Hyundai Group), 2020
M.A. Design Products, Royal College of Art, 2019
B.A Spacial Design, Kookmin University, 2007
Senior Designer, Hyundai Card Design Lab(Hyundai Group) 2012-2017 
Next Generation Design Leader, Korean Ministry of Culture, 2011 
Lecturer, Kaywon School of Art, 2010-2011