Born in Tokyo, Japan, Bora Han completed her studies in South Korea and in the US. She graduated from Sungshin Univ., Seoul, majored both in Mathematics and Apparel Design. She then received her first Masters from Sookmyung Univ., Seoul. Shortly after, she successfully received a MFA in Fashion from Academy of Art University.
Bora Han won the HAN Style Fashion Competition in 2007 and swept three awards in the competition including the Minister’s Award with her ‘Yun’ series. Later, she won the coveted Grand Award at the 2009 International ARTS of FASHION Competition.
Bora Han was selected as one of the six rising star designers of the world, and participated the international investment platform with 2010 board of honors of Arts of Fashion foundation. Bora has participated in the various fashion shows and exhibitions over the world to present numerous inspirational fashion artworks with various materials and original methods consistently over the years.