I am excited to be participating in The Drawing Center's Open Sessions Program, curated by Nova Benway and Lisa Segal. As part of the program, I will be making new work for various exhibitions, and participating and organizing conversations and public programs that engage the boundaries of drawing.
The Drawing Center
Open Sessions Program, 2016-2018
New York, New York
Two videos, A Measure of Remorse (2009), and Tell Me Terrible Things They Have Known (2016) are currently showing at the Irish Museum of Modern Art - IMMA in their Project Space gallery, in a two-person exhibition, Art | Place | Memory: Artists' Films. The program is curated by Lisa Moran and Sophie Byrne as part of a year long program in the context of Ireland's ‘decade of centenaries’. I will be giving a closing talk on Thursday, March 10 at 6pm.
Thursday, March 10
I will be taking part in Southern Constellations, a curatorial project at the Elsewhere Museum that supports the creation of experimental new works at Elsewhere’s museum and connects contemporary art practices in the South. As a Southern Constellations artist fellow, I will be creating a new installation at the museum over the next few months.
I will be an artist-in-residence at the Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA) in Dublin from June - August 2015.
Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA)
I will be taking part in Megan Piontkowski's Feminist Tea Party at Abrons Art Center in New York on Thursday, Feb 26, along with Thomas Page McBee and Jesal Kapadia.
Megan Piontkowski's Feminist Tea Party
Abrons Art Center, New York
Feb 26, 7 - 9 pm
Invited by Abrons Art Center curatorial fellow Amanda Parmer
Area 919: Artists in the Triangle was reviewed by Chris Vitiello in the Indy Weekly.
Explosions in the Sky (Diên Biên Phú 1954) is included in the group show, Area 919: Artists in the Triangle, at the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University.
Area 919: Artists in the Triangle
January 24 - April 12, 2015
Nasher Museum of Art
New work in collaboration with Huong Ngo is on view at Momenta Art as part of the group show, Work It Out, curated by Eric Heist.
The group exhibition, Common Spaces, which features AND AND AND Stammering: An Interview and is on view at The Kitchen through June 14, 2014, was reviewed by Holland Cotter in The New York Times.
AND AND AND Stammering: An Interview, a collaboration with Huong Ngo, will be included in a forthcoming group show at The Kitchen in New York.
Rehearsal For Education is included in a group show at The Nathan Cummings Foundation and NYU Tisch School of the Arts, curated by Deb Willis and Hank Willis Thomas.
Social in Practice: The Art of Collaboration
Nathan Cummings Foundation, NY
March 27 - October 2, 2014
I will be speaking on a panel with Denisse Andrade and Huong Ngo called "Art, Pedagogy, and the Potential to Undiscipline," at Momenta Art in Brooklyn on March 17. The discussion is the first in a series of panels on Art and Education initiated by Momenta Art to launch their Art Education Program.
"Art, Pedagogy, and the Potential to Undiscipline"
Momenta Art, Brooklyn
March 17, 2014
Adaptation Fever will show as part of the Feminist & Women's Film Festival at Brown University, RI. I will be speaking on a panel entitled "Borders," on Sunday, March 17.
Feminist & Women's Film Festival
Brown University, RI
March 15-17, 2014
The City & The City, a two channel video installation created in collaboration with Dwayne Dixon, has been chosen for inclusion in the touring video and film program, Artists' Film International. The work will be shown at collaborating venues, including:
Whitechapel Gallery, London
October 17, 2013 - January 13, 2014
November 21-24, 2013
City Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand
June 15 - Sept 22, 2013
The City & The City, a two channel video installation created in collaboration with Dwayne Dixon, is included in the exhibition Timing Is Everything, curated by Michelle Hyun at the University Art Gallery, University of California, San Diego.
The show is on view until Dec 6, 2013. Dwayne Dixon and Hong-An Truong will be in conversation with scholar Rei Terada and curator Michelle Hyun on October 18, 2013.
To Speak A Language is currently on view as an outdoor installation at Socrates Sculpture Park in Long Island City, New York as part of the 2013 Emerging Artist Fellowship exhibition. The work will be on view until March 31, 2014.
Emerging Artist Fellowship
Socrates Sculpture Park
Long Island City, New York
Sept 8, 2013 - March 31, 2014
Opening Reception 2-6 pm Sunday, Sept 8
A new sound installation, entitled All That is Solid Melts Into Air
(Or, Making Ourselves at Home in this Modern World), is now on view at Franconia Sculpture Park. The work was created during a month long residency at Franconia. The work will be on view through Summer 2014. Read a Q&A on the Franconia blog here.
All That is Solid Melts Into Air
(Or, Making Ourselves at Home in this Modern World)
Franconia Sculpture Park
Enacting the Words is Enacting the World, originally staged at EFA Project Space in Manhattan in 2011 in collaboration with Huong Ngo and a group of NYC youth, is included in the group show Hollow Center, curated by Nina Horisaki-Christens at Smack Mellon in Brooklyn.
March 9 - April 21, 2013
Saturday, March 9, 5-8 pm
My work is currently featured as a solo project at Agape Enterprise in Bushwick, Brooklyn. The show is entitled To Speak A Language.
To Speak A Language
Nov 16 - Dec 23, 2012
Opening Reception: Friday, Nov 16, 7 - 9 pm
Public event: Sunday, Dec 16, 5 - 7 pm
My new installation Your Silence Will Not Protect You / Your Passivity Will Not Protect You, is included in a group show entitled A Study of Interruptions, curated by Natasha Marie Llorens. The show is currently on view at the Berrie Center for Performing & Visual Arts, Ramapo College, NJ.
A Study of Interruptions
Kresge & Pascal Galleries at the Berrie Center for the Performing & Visual Arts
Oct 31 - Dec 12, 2012
Closing reception, curator's talk, and performance
Tuesday, Dec 11, 2012
5 - 7 pm
I am participating in the group exhibition Troubling Borders, curated by Isabelle Thuy Pelaud, Lan Duong, Mariam B. Lam, and Kathy Nguyen.
Closing Reception and Reading, Saturday, October 6, 6-9 PM
Readings by poets and writers from the anthology, Troubling Borders: Southeast Asian Women in the Diaspora. Artists featured in the exhibition will be present.
Colloquium, Sunday, October 7, 1-3 PM
Artists, scholars and writers will discuss issues of community, craft and reception. Moderated by Lan Duong, Isabelle Thuy Pelaud, and Mariam B. Lam.
UCR Sweeney Art Gallery
June 30, 2012 - October 07, 2012
I interviewed Simon Leung for the newest issue of Shifter Magazine. The issue will be launched on April 6th at Jack Hanley Gallery in New York in conjunction with the opening of "Prolegomena", an exhibition curated by Gresham's Ghost.
Shifter 18: Intention
My two channel video collaboration with Dwayne Dixon, The City & The City, will be featured in the upcoming exhibition Chiasmus: The Zone of Political and Aesthetic Imagination. The show opens on January 12, 2012 at University Art Gallery at the University of California, Irvine.
My short essay on Yvonne Rainer and Deborah Hay will be featured in the Performa 09 catalog, Peforma 09: Back to Futurism, edited by Roselee Goldberg. The book can be found at museum bookstores and at Printed Matter in New York.
A photograph from the series "From a Hot Border" will be featured in the group show, En Foco/In Focus: Selected Works from the Permanent Collection. The show will run from September 1, 2011- January 31, 2012 at Light Work’s Robert B. Menschel Photography Gallery in Syracuse, New York.
I am participating in the group exhibition and workshop Decolonial Aesthetics, curated by Walter Mignolo. The exhibition and events will take place at the Frederic Jameson Gallery
Duke University, Durham, NC
May 4 - June 5, 2011.
My project Adaptation Fever is featured in the show, Each of Our Erasure
Luggage Store Gallery
San Francisco, May 2 - May 15, 2011.
Huong Ngo and I are collaborating on a project called Enacting the Words is Enacting the World
EFA Project Space
New York, May 17-29, 2011
Reception: Thursday, May 26, 6-8 pm.
Huong Ngo and I will perform And And And Stammering: An Interview as part of the Anhoek School and the Radical Tutorial tutors in I know you know I know you know I know, on January 28 - 29, 2011 at Hunter College’s Times Square Gallery
A Measure of Remorse is featured in the group exhibition Videorover curated by Rachel Steinberg.
Brooklyn, Dec 17, 2010 - May 21, 2011
Resistance Can Be Quiet is included in the group exhibition Utopia of Exotic, curated by Andrei Craciun. You can download a PDF of the exhibition catalog here. Pavilion Unicredit, Bucharest, Romania. Dec 9, 2010 - Feb 27, 2011
Föreningen JA! // The YES! Association was featured in THE MODERNA EXHIBITION 2010, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden, October 2, 2010 - January 9, 2011. Along with other works created by YES! members individually and as a collective, a new video called Clap Once is included. http://www.modernamuseet.se/en/