W. H. Chong is an artist and book designer based in Melbourne, Australia. He is Design Director at Text Publishing.

Chong is a founding member of ABDA (Australian Book Designers Association). He was inducted into the Australian Book Designers Hall of Fame in 2013.

His blog for Crikey is called Culture Mulcher and he writes occasionally on visual art for Daily Review. His drawings of authors hang in the Wheeler Centre Green Room. Chong's near life-size portrait of the novelist Michelle de Kretser is in the collection of the National Portrait Gallery, Canberra.

Contact: whchong (at) netspace.net.au

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Instagram: @whchong_bookcovers