Bob Kim was born in Seoul, Korea in 1961, and moved to the United States with his family in 1975. He studied fine arts and photography at the Maryland Institute of College of Art in Maryland, graduating with a Bachelor Degree in Fine Arts in 1983.
He began working in offset printing circa 1984, using both traditional color-etching and digital pre-press processes. Through his work in this field he has become proficient in color management, tonal reproduction, and photographic processes. As an art director, he has had firsthand contact with examples of the finest photography and printing in the world. With expert knowledge of color management and image editing in hand, he began applying digital imaging methodology to his envisioned Landscape photography.
Kim’s work is featured in many national and international publications, private, Business and corporate art collections throughout the Western United States and Europe and has been shown at numerous exhibitions throughout the Northwest, as well as in Europe and Asia.
Bob Kim lives in Federal Way, Washington U.S.A. with his wife, Ock and two children, Solomon and Linz.