A poet and a visual artist, Angelina Bong represented Malaysia for Poetry at the 3rd Delphic Games in South Korea in 2009. Since then, she has read in ten countries with poems translated into six languages.Her 2020 poem wins the Poetry-Adult category of Georgetown Literary Festival’s Wake Me Up When This is Over’ contest. She is published online and in print.
Her life experiences, observation skills and vivid imagination serve as catalysts in her creations. Focusing largely on acrylic and mixed media in her paintings such as combining beading, she also dabbles in black and white ink illustrations. She held her first solo art and poetry exhibition in Wonju, South Korea after completing an art-writing residency. She sells most of her art online and by commissions.
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