After graduating from Sogang University with a B.A. in English literature, Bona Park studied fine arts at the Korea National University of Arts and graduated from Goldsmiths College, University of London in the UK, with a M.F.A. in art practice. Park has participated in a number of both international and domestic residencies including ones in Italy and Taiwan, actively working on various art projects and presenting at exhibitions held at home and abroad. The artist displayed her artwork as only Korean artist at the 2012 New Museum Triennial in New York City.