School of Communication
MFA in Photographic & Electronic Media from the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA)
BA in Journalism from New York University (NYU)
Kim Llerena is a photographic artist based in Washington, D.C. She holds an MFA in Photographic & Electronic Media from the Maryland Institute College of Art and a BA in Journalism from New York University. She was a 2019 top 100 winner in the Magenta Foundation Flash Forward Competition, a 2016 semifinalist in The Print Center’s 90th Annual International Competition in Philadelphia, and a 2014 finalist for the Trawick Prize in Bethesda. In addition to exhibiting nationally, she is term faculty in the Film & Media Arts Division at American University, where she also serves as Course Coordinator for Visual Literacy (COMM-105).