In 2016, Ms. Chong was awarded the Portrait Society of America, International Portrait Competition Certificate of Excellence; the California Art Club 105th Annual Gold Medal Exhibition; the American Society of Marine Artists National Exhibition, 2013 – 2016; the Bucks County Plein Air Festival First Place Award, Quick Draw; and was juried into the Eastern Regional Exhibition of the Oil Painters of America. In 2015, she was awarded the Best Nocturnal in the inaugural Olmsted Plein Air Invitational
Ms. Chong’s artwork has been collected by Anhui Provincial Museum, China and has been exhibited in more than ten museums across the U.S.
Ms. Chong’s recent publications include Elan Magazine cover and article May 2016; Southwest Art Magazine February 2016 and July 2016; Plein Air Magazine May 2016; Fine Art Connoisseur Magazine Artist to Watch; HillRag; and the book, 100 Plein Air Painters of the Mid-Atlantic.
Ms. Chong is a member of the Oil Painters of America, Portrait Society of America, Signature Member of the American Society of Marine Artists, an artist member of the California Arts Club, Laguna Plein Air Painter Association, Mid-Atlantic Plein Air Painter Association and member of the Washington Society of Landscape Painters.