Born in Seoul, December 13, 1967. After he graduated from Choongang Univ., Dept. of Photography, he started his first career at Design House Co., a magazine publisher in 1991.
Upon working with ELLE Korea in 1992, Kim Wook opened his studio "Kimwookstudio" and became a freelance-photographer.
On November 12, 1998, he has published his first photo collections "Kimwookbook".
Also he has had exhibitions ten times.
At present, Kim Wook appears as a photographer in major fashion magazines such as VOGUE Korea and ESQUIRE Korea, and participates in leading fashion advertisements.
1991 Bachelor of Photography from Chung-Ang University
Photograph Lecture & Judge at NAVER
A Guest Artist : Reality Show at OnStyle Channel,
KOREA’s NEXT TOP MODEL
1988 The Official Photographer at Seoul Olympic Cultural Festival
1991 The Official Photographer at Daejeon International EXPO
1991 The House Photographer at DesignHouse Inc.
1992 A Team Member of ELLE Korea (HM studio)
1992 Launched KimWookStudio
Up to Now 2018
Collaborative and freelance photographer with fashion magazines
such as ELLE Korea, ESQUIRE Korea, VOGUE Korea, ELLE GIRL Korea, W Korea, InStyle Korea, Style HAND
Commercial photograph with SAMSUNG Electronics, LG Fashion, Amore Pacific.
EXHIBITION & PUBLISHING
1986 “ON STAGE”
Chung-Ang University Art Center in Ansung, Korea
1998 Photo Collection "KIMWOOK BOOK"
1999 "FASHION & ART"
There's Art Center in Seoul, Korea
2003 "FASHION & DESIGN”
Daelim Museum in Seoul, Korea
2005 "PHOTOGRAPHED BY KIMWOOK"
IRA M Memorial Gallery in Abilene Texas
JS ART GALLERY in Seoul, Korea
2016 Photo Collection “ROCK PHOTO” published by Chungaram Media
2016 A Guest Photographer
of 2016 FUJI FILM 5th ANNIVERSARY in Tokyo, Japan
2015 A Winner of photographer of the year at NIGHT OF FGI AWARDS Fashion Journalist Awarded