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Trong Gia Nguyen

Born in 1971, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Lives and works in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Overview

“My work examines structures of power in their myriad forms, making attempt to scrutinize the soft foundation upon which contemporary life plays out, often behind the façade of fairness, sincerity, security, tradition, and civility.” Often employing humor while at other times engaging sober reflection, Trong Gia Nguyen’s work elevates the condition of doubt and reveals the power structures behind our most trusted institutions and beliefs as they relate to the dynamics of domesticity, culture, po...Read more