Born in Seoul, Korea, Eunmee Chung earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree and Master of Fine Arts (M.F.A.) degree there from Hong-Ik University; a second M.F.A. from the University of Wisconsin in Madison; and a Certificate of Color Therapy from Heart and Color in Tokyo, Japan. Chung has exhibited her work in Seoul, South Korea; Japan; and in the United States. Her work is in private and public collections, including the Wustum Museum of Fine Arts in Racine, Wisconsin, and the Hiko Misuno College Museum in Tokyo, Japan.