Kang (b. 1991, 강상숙) is a photographer from Seoul currently in New York City. In 2014, she received her bachelor's in journalism from Northwestern University, where she learned how to write, and in 2017, received her master's from Columbia Journalism School, where she focused on photography. She is drawn to portraiture and stories about identity and belief.
Acknowledgments 2019 Selected, Magenta Foundation Flash Forward 2019 The New York Times Portfolio Review 2018 Bloomberg News Assignment Award, EAW XXXI 2018 Eddie Adams Workshop XXXI 2018 Selected, American Photography Annual 2017 Selected, Open Show at Bronx Documentary Center 2017 Scripps Howard Reporting Grant for Covering Religion 2013 Eric Lund Global Research and Reporting Grant
Select Clients The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Bloomberg, Topic, ProPublica, Die Zeit, NY Daily News, de Volkskrant, Newsday, Bloomberg Businessweek, Atlas Obscura, Artnet News, Hyperallergic, GOOD, Banana Magazine, Newest York, UN Women, Columbia Journalism School, Overseas Press Club Foundation, Global Citizen(Translation clients: TIME, The New York Times, Hankyoreh)