* Date : 2016-10-04
Won Soo-yeon is one of the most representative comic artists in Korea who set the Korean standard for romance comics in the 90's with many famous works, such as "Full House” and "Mary Stayed Out All Night.” As a veteran comic artist with nearly 30 years of experience under her belt, Won Soo-yeon has recently been appointed the first chairperson of the Webtoon Association, which was founded to establish adequate strategic directions and support systems for webtoon artists. "Webtoon” is an original Korean term referring to cartoons or comics published online. As the most wired country all across the globe, Korea strives to command its position as the birthplace of webtoons to become a nation of strong cultural forces, and Won Soo-yeon is at the forefront of this movement. Let's learn more about Won Soo-yeon's artistry and the future of Korean webtoons on this edition of "The INNERview."