Nguyen Thi Chau Giang

Vietnam

Works
Young Lady

Young Lady

80 cm x 120 cm
2009
Colour Pigments on Silk
Biography

Nguyen Thi Chau Giang specialized in oil painting at Ho Chi Minh City University of Fine Arts. She only started exploring pigment on silk in 2006 and has since enjoyed the medium. Unlike her oil paintings which are surreal, her silk paintings are calm and contemplative.

 

Born in 1975, Hanoi, Vietnam.

 

EDUCATION

1998       Graduated from the Ho Chi Minh City University of Fine Arts (Oil painting branch)


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2012       Vietnam Now, Exhibition at The Rotunda, Exchange Square, Hongkong Land, Hong Kong

2009       Hanoi Where We Are Now, Art Vietnam Gallery, Hanoi, Vietnam

 

2007       Changing Identity: Recent works by women artists from Vietnam, Kennesaw State University Art Galleries, Kennesaw, Georgia, Trammell & Margaret Crow Collection of Asian Art, Dallas, Texas, Stedman Art Gallery, Rutgers University, Camden, NJ, Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Salt Lake City

 

2008       Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum, University of Minnesota 2009

 

2001       Jeunes Regards, Hanoi, Vietnam

                The end of the Growth, Chiang Mai, Thailand, travelled to Germany

Asian Contemporary Art, London, United Kingdom

 

2000       Peace, Seoul, Korea

                Point of views, HCMC, Vietnam

                Weather Report, Holland,

1999       4 young artists, Blue Gallery, Danang, Vietnam

                Weather Report, Holland

                4 young artists, Vietnam Gallery, HCMC, Vietnam

                Womanifesto II, installation and performance, Bangkok, Thailand

                They and me, 3 artists, Blue Space Contemporary Art Center, HCMC Vietnam

 

1998       Who am I, installation with French artist, HCMC, Vietnam

                Young artist club, HCMC, Vietnam

                Young artist club, HCMC, Vietnam

 

1996       Women Beyond Borders, America

 

1995       National Art Exhibition, Hanoi, Vietnam


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2011       Hidden Flowers, Thavibu Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand

 

2004       Return to Love, Columbia University, NYC, USA
A Dream in My Day, Cave Gallery, Brooklyn, USA

 

2003       My Beauty in Love, Art Vietnam, Hanoi, Vietnam

 

2001       Faces come from Future, Japanese Moco Gallery, Vietnam

 

1997       Young Artist Club, HCMC, Vietnam

 

AWARDS

Won top ten "Young artists" of HCMC, 1997

First prize, Young artist concourse organized by the French embassy and the Vietnamese Fine Art Association in 2001

Published two volumes of short stories and novels as well as 4 plays.