July 15, 1991
Graduated from the Korean National University of Arts in Seoul studying under Prof. Chung Mo Kang (2012). He is currently studying at the Munich Academy for Music and Theatre under Prof. Arnulf von Arnim. He has won prizes in many nationwide competitions in Korea. In 2011 he took second prize at the George Enescu International Piano Competition in Bucharest (a first prize was not awarded). In 2012 he won a special prize at the Geneva Competition for the performing arts. In 2013 he took second place in the Val Tidone International Competition in Pianello Val Tidone (Italy) and third place in the Isang Yung International Competition in Korea.