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artist , educator

Eva Kwong, Chinese artist, educator. Visual Arts Regional fellow Arts Midwest, Minneapolis, 1987, Visual Arts fellow National Endowment for the Arts, Washington, 1988, Ohio Arts Council, Columbus, 1988, 94, 99, 2004, 2009, Ohio Arts Council fellow in visual arts, 2009; recipient International award China NCECA, 2003. Member National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (director-at-large 1995-1997).

Background

Kwong, Eva was born in 1954 in Hong Kong. Came to the United States, 1967. Daughter of Tony and Ivory Kwong.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Rhode Island School of Design, 1975. Master of Fine Arts, Tyler School Art/Temple University, Philadelphia, 1977.

Career

Visiting artist, since 1977. Visiting faculty Cleveland Institute Art, 1982-1983. Part-time faculty University Akron, Ohio, 1987, 89, 95, Kent (Ohio) State University, since 1990.

Lecturer in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Works in over 300 exhibitions. Artist Asiatown Cleveland Public Art Project., 2010.

Membership

Member National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (director-at-large 1995-1997).

Connections

Married Kirk Mangus, 1976. Children: Una, Jasper.

father:
Tony Kwong

mother:
Ivory Kwong

spouse:
Kirk Mangus

children:
Una Kwong

Jasper Kwong