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Hab-che / Korean Font for Post-Nationalism

Hab-che
Hab-che

‘Hab-che’ is Korean font for enhancement of nationalistic awareness. The Koreans consider themselves as a single race. This often causes discrimination against half-breeds and foreigners in Korea. ‘Hangeul’ is Korean writing used only in Korea. Thus, ‘Hangeul’ is one of the greatest factors supporting the argument of ‘a single race’. I made ‘Hab-che’ in order to approach ‘a single race’ objectively using this Hangeul. ‘Hangeul’ forms a syllable by combining two or three factors in a tetragonal font module. Perceiving it, ‘Hab-che’ where skin color, eyes, nose and mouth are combined in a face module was developed.

University

Handong Global University

Handong Global University
Gimcheon, South Korea

SungBae Jo
JinGu Lee

Design

Handong Global University

Handong Global University
Gimcheon, South Korea