S8. 북미를 매료시킨 한국 VFX

The Korean VFX that Captivated North America

이지윤 부사장 / Jiyoun Lee

로커스 부사장 / COO of LOCUS Corporation

이지윤부사장은 예술&대중 커뮤니케이션을 전공했고, 1993년 한국 최초의 여성 3D 아티스트로 경력을 시작했다. 그녀는 creative production의 책임자로서, 국내 최고의 CGI/VFX 회사인 LOCUS를 이끌고 있다. VFX 1세대인 그녀는 LOCUS를 한국에서 가장 많은 상을 받은 VFX 회사로 성장시켰고, <변호인>, <설국열차>, <원더풀 데이즈>, <강철비1,2> 등 영화 산업으로도 사업 영역을 확장했다. 그리고 광범위하고 예술적인 관점으로, "Cannes Lion", "Clio Awards", "New York festivals", "One Show", "D&AD", "Spikes Asia", "Adfest", "Effie Awards"와 같은 다양한 국제 광고제 수상을 하였다. 현재 세종대학교에서 매스커뮤니케이션을 강의하고 있으며, 한국콘텐츠진흥원(KOCCA) 기획의원으로도 활동 중이다.

Jiyoun majored in Art and Mass Communication and began her career as the first female 3D artist in Korea since 1993. As a head of creative production, Jiyoun Lee is leading the top CGI/VFX house in Korea, LOCUS Corporation. Jiyoun as the 1st generation in visual effect has led the company to be the most awarded VFX house in Korea with her leadership and the company has extended its business territory to movie industry as well - The Attorney, Snow Piercer, Wonderful Days, Steel Rain, etc. With her broad and artistic perspectives, Jiyoun has been recognized and awarded in various international advertising festivals – such as “Cannes Lion,” “Clio Awards,” “New York festivals," “One Show,” “D&AD,” “Spikes Asia,” “Adfest” and “Effie Awards." Currently she lectures Mass Communication in Se-jong University and also takes a position as a consultant in "Korea Creative Content Agency” – a.k.a KOCCA and recently invited to member of the ADFEST Collective, who act as advisors of ADFEST on mostly strategic matters.