Phong Bui is an artist, writer, independent curator, and the Co-Founder, Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of the monthly journal the Brooklyn Rail and the publishing press Rail Editions, as well as the Host/Producer of Off the Rail on Art International Radio. From 2007 to 2010 he was a curatorial advisor at MoMA PS1. Currently he serves on the boards of the Third Rail from the Twin Cities, the Miami Rail, the Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation, the Marie Walsh Sharpe Foundation, and the International Association of Art Critics-United States (AICA/USA).
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.
Organized by San Art
In collaboration with Galerie Quynh
Translation from English to Vietnamese will be provided thanks to Lena Bui.
Tomas will discuss his work in his solo exhibition ‘Flat Lands’ (on view at Galerie Quynh opening Thursday May 12), while also discussing his broader practice as artist and teacher.
Phong will discuss his project ‘To Ho Chi Minh City with Love: A Social Sculpture’ (open at San Art from Friday May 20), while also sharing ideas and strategies behind his diverse and prolific practice.
‘Flat Lands’ by...