As a visual artist, his numerous installations have won the Award in Art from the American Academy of Arts and Letters and the Eric Isenbeurger Annual Prize for Installation from the National Academy Museum.
‘Flat Lands’ is a body of work that began in 2008 and has been previously exhibited in Italy, China and at P.S.1 MOMA in New York.
The Bomb Ponds invites audiences to connect with both the fragility and the resilience of the people and the land, and to reconsider the historical thread of America’s actions during the Vietnam War and subsequently, similar acts of violence worldwide.
Presented as part of ‘Books set sail’, Tammy and Thomas will discuss the inspiration and process behind their collaborative edit of the book “A History of Art in 20th Century China” by Lü Peng. Their multimedia presentation will include a participatory book-making project. On the 10th February, 2011, Tammy Nguyen and Thomas Maresca held ‘Liberation Party’ at Vascos in Ho Chi Minh City, as part of ‘Books set sail’ in ‘Open Edit’. For this public event, Tammy and Tom took their chosen book apart. ‘Chinese Art in the 20th Century’...
This project aspires to be an introduction that will hopefully spark the first of many collaborations between the Philippines and Vietnam.