Jay Kim was born in South Korea.
At the young age of 15, he left to Thailand by himself to further his education and experience in a foreign country. Intrigued by the exotic yet delicate architectures of the land, he moved to Canada to study Architecture and deepen his understanding of the process of planning, designing, and constructing art.

His interest in shaping beauty into a more concrete form also led him to study Show Production in Florida. After meeting his wife who is a professional jewelry designer, he understood that jewelry can add a touch of class to human beauty.

His varying experience and effort to construct art have been woven into his jewelry design in a unique way. By approaching jewelry in diverse perspectives, his designs combine the second and third dimensions to create a spatial impression.

For the intricate shaping of structure and space, his works receive attention in local markets of downtown Los Angele