Education

University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Master of Fines Arts 14’ (2014)

School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), Bachelor of Fine Arts, Emphasis of study in Photography, Chicago, IL (2011)

Columbia College, Chicago, IL, Student at Large (2010)

Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea, Student at Large (2009)

 

Solo Exhibition

Not part of sale, Traveling Artist Series, Seby B. Jones Performing Arts center, NC(Forthcoming)     2015 

Ham Radio, Preservation Chapel hill (The Horace Williams House)                                                        2015

Chapel hill, NC   

Ham Radio, ARPNY BCS gallery, New York, NY                                                                                       2014

Not part of sale, The John and June Allcott Gallery, UNC, Chapel hill, NC                                            2014

 

Group Exhibition

State of the Art 2014, Cameron Art Museum, Wilmington, NC                                                               2014

Asia Hotel Art Fair Seoul 2014, Seoul, South Korea                                                                                2014

Parts of the Sum: MFA 2014, Ackland Art Museum, Chapel Hill, NC                                                     2014

2014 Carolina Global Photography Exhibition, FedEx Global Education Center, Chapel Hill, NC      2014

Blind Date Miracle Fish, 108 Airport Drive, Chapel Hill, NC                                                                     2014          

Mixed Concrete, Chapel Hill, NC                                                                                                                2014

A visual Journal and Global Creative Community, Chicago, IL                                                              2012

Bachelor of Fine Art Show, Sullivan Gallery, SAIC, Chicago, IL                                                               2011

Nippon 17: The School of the Art Institute of Chicago Presidential Awards Competition,                     2010

Nippon Steel USA    

Nippon 16: The School of the Art Institute of Chicago Presidential Awards Competition,                     2009 

Nippon Steel USA

 

Teaching Experience

Visiting Lecturer, Digital Photography, UNC at Chapel Hill                                                                   2015

Visiting Lecturer, Basic Photography, UNC at Chapel Hill                                                                     2014

Teaching Fellow, Basic Photography and Digital Photography, UNC at Chapel Hill                       2013-14

Teaching Assistant, to Jeff Whetstone, UNC Chapel Hill, NC                                                               2013

 A graduate mentor, to Gray Swartzel, UNC Chapel Hill, NC                                                                 2013

Museum intern, The Art institute of Chicago in Photography department, Chicago, IL   2010-11

 

Residency

The League residency at Vyt, New York, Ny (Forthcoming)                                   2016

Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT                                                                       2014

 

Publication

"Direct Art" Magazine, Fall edition                                                                                                         2014

AHAF (Asia Hotel Art Fair Seoul 2014)                                                                                                  2014

Everything in Between (The Annual Korean Student Association Magazine Issue 03)                     2011

“Best of College Photography 2010” Published by Glen R. Serbin                                                   2010

 

Awards & Grants

A Ruth Katzman Scholarship from The League Residency at Vyt,                                                      2016

New York, NY (Forthcoming)

Artist Honorarium, Traveling Artist Series, Louisburg College, NC                                        2014

Artist Grant, Vermont Studio Center,  VT                                                                                                2014

 Travel Award, UNC at Chapel hill, NC                                                                                                    2014

Teaching Fellowship, University of North Carolina at Chapel hill                                                    2013-14

Merit and Academic Scholarship -UNC at Chapel hill                                                                      2012-13  

Finalist, Photographer’s Forum magazine’s 29th Annual College Photography Contest                   2010

Nippon Steel U.S.A, Presidential Awards Competition                                                                          2009

Merit and Academic Scholarship – The School of the Art Institute 2009-11 of Chicago        2009-11

 

Selected online bibliography

CARGO, Visual Artist Selection (http://cargocollective.com/search/minjin%20kang)                        2015

Detroit center for contemporary photography, NEW DIRECTION                                                   2015

(http://detroitccp.org/Minjin-Kang)

 AKA, A visual journal and global Creative community                                                                        2013

(http://www.aka-mag.com/photography/minjin-kang-the-grandfather-series-saic/) 

Photographer’s Forum                                                                                                         2010

(http://pfmagazine.com/wp-content/plugins/p- gallery/index.php?level=picture&id=1247

       

Works in the Collections of

ARPNY bcs gallery, New York, NY                                                                                                            2015

NEW DIRECTION, Detroit Center for Contemporary Photography (Online Collection)  2015 

Hanes Art Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC                                                       2014  

FedEx Global Education Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC                               2014

 

Other professional Experience

Artist Lecture, Traveling Artist Series, Seby B. Jones Performing Arts Center (Forthcoming)            2015

Juror, CHANL Scientific Art Competition, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC                   2014

Lecturer, UNC-Scott Presentations, A North Carolina Museum of Art & University                              2012

of North  Carolina –Chapel hill Collaboration, NCMA