Jinho Jeong was born in Seoul, South Korea and lives & works in Auckland, New Zealand.
Jinho was trained at the prestigious Kyunggi University in South Korea and also spent one year at the highly accliamed Jingdezhen university which is the oldest and most famous city for pottery in China. Here Jinho realised that he could make his own tableware using the clay from the mountain, beach, even in front of his house. He was able to train under top tutors, enhancing his craft.
Jihno was trained with the techniques of cobalt drawing and abrasion techniques which give his work an incredibly smooth finish.