Korean fine art photographer, Sang-min Kwak, obtained a Master’s degree in Photography from the Pratt Institute in New York. Kwak’s work has been exhibited at numerous galleries in the United States, including the Daniel Cooney Fine Art Gallery, Kips Gallery, P.S. Contemporary, and Chelsea West Gallery. Sang-min Kwak’s passion for photography dates back to his youth. In 1998, Kwak won the Grand Prize in the “2nd Life Scenery Photo Contest” held by the Korean photography magazine, Living Image. In February 1999, Sang-min Kwak was awarded a Special Prize at the 4th Kodak Library Photo Contest, which was held by the Korean magazine, Monthly Photography.