Diesel Yukyung Kang was born in Seoul and currently lives in Melbourne. She was trained to be a visual artist and an educator throughout her academic years, and now she is pursuing Master’s degree in Arts and Cultural Management program at the University of Melbourne. She has been a commercial photographer since 2009, covering a range of genre. After a year of being a pro-photographer, she flew to San Francisco and studied photography. Then went back to Korea, continued then-paused university majoring in Arts and Crafts, specialized in Ceramics. With two intensive academic years of studying education, she accomplished obtaining a secondary teacher qualification(7-12). She has always been dreaming building the world where everybody can learn art at schools or other institutions without obstacles, but with a high quality of service to flourish the next great generation of art.
“I don’t want to be defined by a single occupation, but by a multipotentialite*.”
*Multipotentialite is an educational and psychological term referring to the ability of a person, particularly one of strong intellectual or artistic curiosity, to excel in two or more different fields. (Fisher, Tamara (11 August 2010). “Multipotentiality – Unwrapping the Gifted”. Education Week Teacher. Retrieved 25 February 2013.)
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