Education

Spring 2018 // Master of Fine Art Photography, Academy of Art University, San Francisco

Spring 2012 // BS Law and BA Photography, Pai Chai Unversity, South Korea


Exhibitions

The Foggy Night: Solo Exhibition. 688 Gallery, Academy of Art University. 688 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA 94102. May-June 2018

CA. 94965 Exhibition: Photography Intensive 2017. 625 Gallery, Academy of Art University. 625 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA 94102. Aug-Sep 2017

Selected Works from Spring Show 2017. Atelier Gallery, Academy of Art University. 79 New Montgomery St, San Francisco, CA 94105. June-Sep 2017

Hawaii Photography Exhibition 2017: Isolation. East Hawai'i Cultural Center/HMOCA, 141 Kalakaua St. Hilo, HI 96720. June-July 2017

Spring Show 2017. Academy of Art University, 2225 Jerrold Avenue San Francisco, CA 94124. May-June 2017

The Light Factory 9th Juried Annuale. 1817 Central Avenue, Charlotte, NC 28205. Apr-June 2017

Unseen: Photography Beyond the Visible. Providence Center for Photographic Arts, 118 North Main Street, 2nd Floor Providence, RI. Apr–May 2017

Allegany National Photography Competition and Exhibition. Allegany Arts Council at 9 N. Centre St, Cumberland, MD 21502. Apr 2017

Taking Pictures 2017. Black Box Gallery. 811 East Burnside St. #212 Portland, Oregon 97214. Apr 2017

Singular/Signature Exhibition. The Center for Fine Art Photography, 400 North College Ave, Fort Collins, Colorado. Mar-Apr 2017

Photowork 2017, Barrett Art Center’s 30th Annual National Juried Photography Exhibition. Barrett Art Center 55 Noxon Street  Poughkeepsie, New York. Jan-Mar 2017

Digital Commercial Photography Exhibition. Daejeon, South Korea. June 2011



Published & Press


Shoot The Frame | Monthly International Photography Awards: June Shoot The Land Finalist

Musée Magazine: Weekend Portfolio: Kyle Kim

FAPA | Fine Art Photography Awards: 4TH FAPA Night Photography 1st Place Winner

Photographer’s Forum Magazine: 38th Annual College Photography Contest sponsored by FUJIFILM

Book Cover | Holy Name by Russell Morse: SHAKESPEARE & CO

FotoFilmic | Media/News Company: FOTOFILMIC17 SPRING SHORTLIST WINNERS

Vice Magazine | Creators: Fog Is Nature’s Filter in Stunning Nighttime Photos of San Francisco

Joia Magazine | Fotografía / Audiovisual: Kyle Kim fotografía noches de niebla

This isn't happiness: Art, Photography, Design & Disappointment


Awards

Night Photography 1st Place Winner: FAPA | Fine Art Photography Awards.

1st Place Color Award: Allegany National Photography Competition and Exhibition. Allegany Arts Council.

Juror’s Honorable Mention Award: Singular/Signature Exhibition, The Center for Fine Art Photography.


Experience

1207 Studio                                                                                                                  South Korea

Assistant & Photographer / Editorial and Commercial photography 2013

  • Assisted on interior shoots.
  • Assisted on Han Nam University, Commercial brochure shoots.
  • Photographed & Assisted on food photo shoots.
  • Set up precise photographic measurements and control equipment.

Floriane Studio                                                                                                                  South Korea

Assistant / Baby & Family photography 2011

  • Assisted on Baby & Family portrait shoots.
  • Monitored studio for adequate quantities of supplies.
  • Ensured lights, cameras, backdrops and props are in pristine condition.

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