Kang (b. 1991) is a photographer and journalist from Seoul. In 2017, she received her master's degree from Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism and in 2014, her bachelor's from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. Her work has been published on The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg Businessweek, TOPIC, New York Daily News, MSNBC, Newsday, GOOD Magazine, Artnet, NYLON, Newest York, Huffington Post, and Atlas Obscura. Prior to freelancing, she interned at The Wall Street Journal's photography desk and The Onion's editorial desk. She spent half her life in Asia and speaks Korean and surprisingly acceptable Japanese.

She is currently based in New York City, available for assignments and assisting. She can also shoot/edit video and was, prior to graduate school, a graphic designer. Some of her illustrations live here.


+1-7709059648
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Exhibition/Awards
American Photography Annual, 2018
Open Show, Bronx Documentary Center: Art, Great Again! New York, July 2017
NPPA Student Contest, Portrait, 2nd and 3rd place, July 2017
Pulitzer Hall, Columbia University: Art, Great Again! New York, May 2017
Howard Scripps Grant, Columbia University: Covering Religion in India, Mar 2017
Eric Lund Reporting Grant, Northwestern University: Covering LGBTQ Communities in Korea, 2014

Published Work
NYLON China, "Emma Sulkowicz's Asterisked Art (Print)," May 2018
Banana Magazine, "Broad Ave.," May 2018
New York Daily News, "Blind Bronx students exhibit found object art pieces," April 2018
GOOD Magazine, "When #MeToo Comes For Picasso," March 2018
Newest York, "Phone City," February 2018
Artnet, "Artist Emma Sulkowicz Wore Asterisks—and Little Else—to Protest Chuck Close at the Met," February 2018
Huffington Post, "Chuck Close Prompts The Art World To Reckon With Centuries Of Gender Imbalance," February 2018
The Wall Street Journal, "Connecticut Governor Proposes Raising Gas Tax, Adding Highway Tolls," January 2018
Newsday, "Women's March on NYC: Photos of the 2nd annual demonstration." January 2018
Bloomberg Businessweek, "Where to Go in 2018," January 2018
Atlas Obscura, "How Kiddie Pools of Kimchi Bind Korean Families Together," January 2018
The Wall Street Journal, "Photos of the Year: 2017 in Greater New York," December 2017
TOPIC, "Hiding in Plain Sight: On the Unobservable Thomas Pynchon," October 2017
New York Daily News, "Art, Great Again! How Artists Respond to the Presidential Election," September 2017
The Wall Street Journal, "What is Afropunk?" August 2017
The Wall Street Journal, "Want to Get Tech Savvy? Don’t Ask Your Children," August 2017
The Wall Street Journal, "Look Out—It’s New York City’s Bee Cop! And He’s Got a Vacuum Cleaner," August 2017
The Wall Street Journal, "Head of America’s Largest Grocer Talks Amazon and Ugly Tomatoes," August 2017
Bohemian, "A Dreamer's Diary (Print)," March 2017
NBC/MSNBC News, "Controversial 'Twinks for Trump' Founder Joins White House Press Corps," February 2017