Kang (b. 1991) is a photographer from Seoul. In 2017, she received her master's degree from Columbia Journalism School, where she focused on photography and video, and in 2014, received her bachelor's in Journalism from Northwestern University. Prior to freelancing, she interned at The Wall Street Journal's photography desk and The Onion's editorial desk, as well as various graphic design positions at The Chicago Tribune. She was selected for the 2019 New York Times Portfolio Review and The Eddie Adams Workshop XXXI. She spent half her life in Asia and is fluent in Korean.
Education M.S., Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, 2017 B.S., Medill School of Journalism, Northwestern University 2014
Awards Bloomberg News Assignment Award, The Eddie Adams Workshop XXXI, Oct 2018 Selected Winner, American Photography Annual, March 2018 Selected to show Art, Great Again! at Bronx Documentary Center as part of Open Show, New York, July 2017 NPPA Quarterly Contest, 2nd and 3rd place, Portrait, July 2017 Scripps Howard Reporting Grant, Columbia University, Mar 2017 Eric Lund Global Research and Reporting Grant, Northwestern University, 2014