B.F.A., Maryland Institute College of Art. 1987

Work Experience

Kearns & Kang | Founded in 1987.

  • A company specializing in styling homes, and decorative painting in Maryland, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Georgia, and District of Columbia

Restoration and decorative finishes in Grasse, France for Jack and Flora Bezant / 1991

Sheridan Co., an Australian company specializing in home decor with locations throughout the U.S., commissioned custom
paneled screens and painted furniture.

Partners with Penine Hart Antiques and Art Soho. NYC / 1993-2000

Charge Scenic: (lead painter). Charge Scenic is a title specific to film/tv/commercials. For: Art Director &/ Production Designer union 829 Designer.

  • The Last Supper
    Directed by Noah Harlan
    Production Designer: Jory Adam
    Scenic Painter: Chong Kang
    • Mural with MFK Fisher quote on dream set wall with aging
  • Everything's Jake
    Directed by Mathew Miele
    Art Director: Jory Adam
    Hero Prop Painter: Chong Kang
    • Hero prop painting of main character seated on park bench in snow. Film opens with fade from painting to actual scene.
  • Company: Huge
    Project: Specialty prop creation for digital marketing short film campaign
    Client: Svdeka
    Prop Designer: Jorie DeFreitas
    Charge Scenic: Chong Kang
    • Scenic work on TV show Apprentice


2015 – Center for Visual Arts Greensboro, NC., Juried members art exhition

2015 – Women's Caucus for Art, United Nations Comission on Status of Women Conference, San Fransico

2014 – Greater Reston Art Gallery, Juried members exhibition

2009 – Michele Varian, NYC, NY.

2007 – Penine Hart

1994-1997 – Park Avenue Armory Art Exhibits

1994-2007 – Penine Hart Antiques and Art, New York, N.Y.

1987 – Art Resource Washington DC

Photo-essays appeared in the Baltimore Sun, Style Magazine ( Baltimore, MD ),
House Beautiful, and New York Time Out. Copies of these are available on request.