Phil Jung (b.1974 in New York), makes photographs of the American social landscape, exploring identity through personal space and locality. He received a BFA from The San Francisco Art Institute (1998) and an MFA from the Massachusetts College of Art and Design (2009). He was born and raised in the Lower Hudson Valley of New York. His work has been exhibited throughout the United States, and are in the collections of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and Hawaii State Foundation on Culture and the Arts, and has been published and featured nationally and internationally. His first monograph, Windscreen, will be released Winter 2021 by TBW Books. He currently lives and works in Honolulu, Hawaii teaching undergraduates at the University of Hawaii at Manoa.