Ann Phong


Active artist as a painter for over 20 years.


Instructor of art at California State University Pomona since 1996 to present
Instructor of art at California State University 1993 to present
Illustrator of children books: 2003 - Going Home Coming Home, 2007 - On My Block

1993 Friendship Mural, Long Beach, Learning Mural, Long Beach
1992 Cal Poly Fall Mural, Cal Poly Pomona
President of VAALA, Vietnamese Art and Letter Association 2010 — present

Guest Speaker

Amadan Museum, Thailand 2014
ASA forum. Art Students Alliance at Cal Poly Pomona University, 2011
TV Channel VHN 44, 2010
Chiang Raia Rajabhat University, Thailand, 2009
UC San Diego Vietnamese American Student Association 2009
Laguna Art Museum, CA 2007
Centre A Gallery, Canada 2005
Orange County Museum of art, CA 1996
Works Gallery, San Jose, CA 1995
Art Forum, Rancho Santiago College 1994

Selected Newspaper Publication

Walsh, Daniella. Art Scene. March 2012
RichardCheng. The Orange County Register, May 29
Sforza, Teri: “Art of Dreaming”, The Orange County Register, July 2005
Matthew Ebnet. Artists Create a New Self-Image” Los Angeles Times, April 28, 2000
Ebnet Matthew, “Artists Create a NewSelf-Image” Los Angeles Times, March 12, 1995
Dubin, Zan “From Isolation to Mainstream”, Los Angeles Times, March 12, 1995
Frank, Peter, “ Compelling Visions of the Vietnam War”, Press-Telegram, June 5,1994

Grants, Scholarships and Awards

1994 Hans & Thordis Burkhardt Foundation Grant Award
1993 Leslie & Frances First Union National Bank ofFlorida, FL
1993 Kathleen Croy Memorial Grant. Phi Delta Gamma Omega Chapter.  Fullerton, CA
1993 Second place. Kaleidoscope Art Show. Glendale Arts, Council, Glendale, CA
1992 First Place painting, Second Place Drawing, Honorable Mention Sculpture 2D3D Art show. Cal Poly Pomona, Pomona, CA


Cal State University Fullerton Master of Fine Arts Degree 1995
Cal State Polytechnique Bachelor of Art 1992Magna Cum Laude


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