Nguyen Thi Chau Giang


Young Lady

Young Lady

80 cm x 120 cm
Colour Pigments on Silk

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.



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


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


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



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.