Sammy Chong is an interdisciplinary artist who practices in drawing, painting, and installation. He has an academic background in philosophy and theology, and obtained his MFA in Studio Art from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts (2012). Chong has received a number of awards and recognition, such as winning the Dana Pond Competition at the SMFA, and receiving a post-graduate teaching position at Boston College. He has exhibited in the US and in South America. Currently, he lives and works in Boston, MA.