Julia Sang Nguyen was born 1993 in Stuttgart Germany and is based in Hamburg. She studied communication design at State Academy of Fine Arts Stuttgart and places her main focus on photography. She is interested in stories of the individual. What lies beneath attributions, prejudices and stereotypes? 

She won the first price of the Vogue Germany Photo Contest (July 2018), has been featured in the magazine since then and was shortlisted for Belfast Photo Festival 2022. Group exhibitions have taken place at Museum Casa Masaccio, San Giovanni Valdarno, Italy (Dez 2015) and VOGUE Salon, Berlin (July 2018). Her photo essay for STIRLING Magazine was exhibited at The Staatsgalerie, Stuttgart (2021).

Selected publications include DIE ZEIT, Süddeutsche Zeitung, SZ Magazin, FAZ Quarterly, Capital, Spiegel Start, Vogue Germany, Vogue Britain, Cosmopolitan Germany, Staatstheater Stuttgart Spielzeitbuch 19/20, Reihe 5, Esquire Germany, Fucking Young, Zukunftsreport 2022, Psychologie Heute, ZEITCampus.

Selected clients include Die Staatstheater Stuttgart, Stuttgarter Ballett, Hugo Boss, Kulturamt Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg Stiftung, Mercedes Benz, DIE ZEIT, FRNKOW, Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Zentrum für Kulturelle Teilhabe Baden-Württemberg.