Discipline: Visual Art – installation, Visual Art – sculpture

Michele Kong

Discipline: Visual Art – installation, Visual Art – sculpture
Region: Long Island City, NY
MacDowell fellowships: 2005

Michele Kong is a visual artist who identifies her work and somewhere between sculpture and installation art. She received her B.F.A. in studio arts from the University of Colorado in Boulder, her M.F.A. in sculpture from the Rhode Island School of Design, and also studied in Florence, Italy. She has exhibited widely in a variety of venues, including, Museo de Bellas Artes in Santiago, Chile.


Eastman (formerly Shop)

Michele Kong worked in the Eastman (formerly Shop) studio.

Thanks to the generous support of MacDowell Fellow and board member Louise Eastman, a century-old farm building has been reinvented as a modern, energy efficient live and workspace for visual artists. Originally built to provide storage when the residency program was expanding, this small barn was simply converted for studio use in the mid-1950s with the…

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