Grace Wong

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Grace is a community-driven arts administrator, social documentary photographer and interdisciplinary artist deeply interested in notions of space and place. She documents ephemera and investigate human activity across virtual and analog communication networks with the intention of understanding lived experiences, collective histories, and the sociocultural fabric of the post-Internet era.

Experience

Digital Marketing Fellow at Pittsburgh Cultural Trust

Present Pittsburgh, PA

Education

BHA: Fine Art, Global Systems & Mgmt, Human Computer Interaction at Carnegie Mellon University

2014 – 2018 Pittsburgh, PA

University & Intercollege Honors
Dean’s List 2014-2017
Phi Beta Kappa

Awards

Dietrich Humanities Prize, Carnegie Mellon University

for Finding Tiananmen project

BXA Capstone Project Grant, Carnegie Mellon University

Awarded funding for Finding Tiananmen project

Travel Scholarship, Human Interaction Project

2-weeks in Morocco with UBELONG

Dietrich Summer Internship Grant, Carnegie Mellon University

Awarded funding for J. Walter Thompson internship

1 Gold Key, 2 Honorable Mentions (Art), Scholastic Art and Writing Awards

Gold Honorable Mention, Cornell FSAD Fashion Design Award

Exhibitions

Neighboring Group

Late Space Pittsburgh, PA

Ephemeral Mails on display

New Old Image eXchange Group

Ohio University Alden Library Athens, OH

Reflections on my dead grandfather (8,888,888,888 for Ye Ye)

Everybody Has a Story Group

Bridge Art Gallery, U Rochester Rochester, NY

Ephemeral Mails on display

Place Setting Group

Politits Art Coalition Rochester, NY

Ephemeral Mails on display

Documented Humans Group

Gallery 724 Alexandria, VA

Freedomlands on display

Dot Gov Group

Miller Gallery Pittsburgh, PA

http://www.art.cmu.edu/event/dot-gov-senior-art-exhibition/

Open Studios Group

CFA 3rd Floor

Power and the Soul Group

The Frame Gallery Pittsburgh, PA

Today I Confess… Solo Public Showcase

Artpark Pittsburgh, PA

Kaleidoscope Group

CFA 3rd Floor Pittsburgh, PA

CMU Open Studio 2014 Group

CFA 3rd Floor Pittsburgh, PA

BXA Freshman Exhibition