Teo Yang graduated from Art Institute of Chicago in the year of 2004, after he attended Environmental Design form Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, California. He started his career by working in many vibrant cities. Yang completed his internship with MTV Europe in Berlin, after which he moved to the Netherlands and had the opportunity to work for and learn from legendary designer Marcel Wanders. He eventually moved home to his beloved Seoul, participating in several design events, such as Gwangju Design Biennale, Seoul Design Olympiad, Seoul Design Week and more.
Over the course of his career, Yang has worked on interior design projects all over South Korea, some of which have been featured in Vogue Living and Elle Décor. Since the opening of Teoyang Studio in 2009, Yang and his team have worked on various interior, furniture and product design products. The studio participated in several high-profile projects, and specialises in high-end residential and branding commercial projects, with an emphasis on modern architecture and custom detailing.