Photo by Sung Park

Kristen Blush is freelance photographer based in New York City with 18 years experience in photojournalism and commercial photography. She is currently contributing her talent to Adobe Premium Stock, and accepting assignments for 2019.

In 2018, Blush published a coffee table photography book called The Revolution Is Female, featuring her original Hillary Clinton Campaign photography and documentary photography of the women’s movement. Photographs range from 2016-2018, and were honored by Hillary Clinton, Bill Clinton, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Governor of New York Andrew Cuomo, Lt. Governor of New York Kathy Hochul, and Attorney general Letitia James. The Revolution Is Female was accepted into the Library of Congress and the William J. Clinton Presidential Library and Museum, in Little Rock, Arkansas.

Blush graduated from the Art Institute of Seattle with an Associates of Arts degree in Commercial Photography.

Testimonials

Kristen Blush is a wonderful photographer, and has shot many times for BUST. In addition to shooting live events, she has also done portraits and still life’s for us. She is always responsible and positive, and brings great energy to all that she does. I would highly recommend Kristen for shoots.
— LAURIE HENZEL, CREATIVE DIRECTOR, BUST MAGAZINE
Kristen Blush is a phenomenal photographer, artist, and activist. Her unique perspective has, and will, shape the Women’s movement for years to come.
— NYLISSA E. WHITAKER, WOMEN'S VOTE DIRECTOR FROM THE OFFICE OF GOVERNOR ANDREW CUOMO
When Kristen came to photograph Studio Mariposa, our free kids art center in Naco, Mexico, she didn’t just take pictures and leave. Kristen became part of our project, and even brought a trumpet to gift to our kids music program. She is always welcome here!
— GRETCHEN BAER, FOUNDER OF STUDIO MARIPOSA