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Welcome / Välkommen! Traveling American artist / researcher, Hector Kim (AKA: H. Kim) specializes in fine art travel / portrait photography, documentary film production, and East Asian cinema studies. Kim is an award-winning, published visual artist whose work have been shown and televised globally. Born and raised in Seoul, South Korea by a Confucianist father and a Christian mother, Hector Kim moved to the U.S. as a teenager. Kim enjoyed his successful career in California as a filmmaker / dot-com-producer. Kim founded Saram, Inc. in the state of California, and created promotional films and online contents for numerous fortune 500 corporate clients including Samsung, Canon and NBC.
Kim's passion for learning has taken him to many places around the world. After getting his B.A. in cinema from Columbia College Hollywood, Kim moved on to Europe in order to broaden his perspective. He read postgraduate level film theories at The University of Nottingham, U.K., and was awarded an International M.A. / M.S. degree with distinction in Asian studies by Lund University, Sweden. Kim now shares his time between Stockholm, Bangkok and Seoul. Marco Polo says in his epilogue of life, "I haven't told the half of what I'd seen." Kim wishes to do the same for himself, and share such spirit with fellow pilgrims of life like you.
For project consultation or commercial licensing of an image, please contact Hector Kim through either his website (http://www.hkim.com/) or Facebook fan page (http://www.facebook.com/HectorKimPictures). Thanks for stopping by.
[ RECENT PUBLICATIONS ]
PhotoMazing Thailand, 2010
South Korean Cinema and Hybridity of East Asian Identity, 2010
Through Time and Space with People, 2010