Born in Hefei, China, Hong Hong is an interdisciplinary artist whose practice spans papermaking, installation and performance. Hong earned her MFA in 2014 from the University of Georgia and her BFA in 2011 from the State University of New York at Potsdam. Hong’s work has been exhibited across the United States in shows at Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Real Art Ways, Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, Madison Museum of Fine Art, New Mexico History Museum and Georgia Museum of Art. Hong is the recipient of grants and commissions from the Foundation for Contemporary Arts, Center for the Arts at Wesleyan University, Virginia Beach’s Arts and Humanities Commission, Edward C. & Ann T. Roberts Foundation, Greater Hartford Arts Council and Artspace New Haven. Hong currently works and lives in Connecticut, where you can find her petting other people’s dogs and/or making paper in empty parking lots.