Graduate of the University of Fine Art in Ho Chi Minh City, Nguyen Thuy Hang is a writer, poet and visual artist. Her first trilogy, Current Times, Good Sensations, and Reasonable Insanity, written during a two year adventure in USA, was published by Knowledge Publisher and Young Publisher, Hanoi, 2006.
On Return to Vietnam in 2005, Hang moved to Hanoi and completed two more books and one solo exhibition The Gang, sculpture installation at VietArt Centre, We Haven’t Been Able to Sleep published by Knowledge Publisher and Literature Publisher, Hanoi, 2008, and They – The Powder of The Illusory, published by Nha Nam, Hanoi, 2013. Her recent solo exhibition is sculpture installation in large-scale The Warrior, was supported by CDEF Denmark Embassy and Post Vidai Collection, Saigon, 2015. In 2017, a solo exhibition of her Histoire d’un Voyage: Sand in my ears, adrift of the world was presented by The Factory Contemporary Arts Centre, Saigon, to show exploring the process of writing and producing books, as a critical part of her artistic practice. In the same year, she also released the Three Authors, Vietnamese Contemporary Literture, published by Vagabond Press, Asia Pacifc, Australia. Her literary publications also appear in Singapore Art Book Fair 2016 and are in the collection of the Hongkong Library Museum-Taiwun Contemporary Art Museum.
Nguyen Thuy Hang’s works often combine various art and forms: large scale sculpture installation and contemporary dance, cinema and fine arts, music. She is currently working in Saigon. Website: www.nguyenthuyhang.com