Yuqi was born in a small city in Inner Mongolia, and grew up in Beijing. At the age of 18 she moved to Canada. She received her bachelor's degree in drawing in Alberta College of Art and Design in Calgary. Yuqi came to New York City in hope to pursue a documentary filmmaking as a career path. She would like her future to include traveling to many places, and meeting different people.
Watch a video about Yuqi Kang, directed by SocDoc student Adam Evans here.