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Born 1971 in Saigon, Vietnam


Trong Gia Nguyen is an artist and curator based in Brooklyn, New York. He has exhibited internationally in numerous exhibitions, including recent solo projects at Galerie Quynh (Vietnam, 2009) and Fruit & Flower Deli (New York, 2008). 

 

Employing a wide range of media, Trong’s works contend with power relationships between the artwork and viewer, often using everyday, consumerist models to critique aesthetics, socio-politics, and the status quo.


Artists Commercials (Rodney Dickson), 2010, 40 seconds, HD video
Artists Commercials (video still), 2010, varying durations, HD video