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Trong Gia Nguyen

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Holding Off the Second Coming, 2011 Freezer, Ice, the Holy Spirit 23 X 23 X 23 Inches
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Iron Man, 2011 Oil on Linen, Wooden Ironing Board, Burn Mark © Courtesy of the artist and Coleman Burke Gallery
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Here Comes the Sun, 2011 Acrylic Paint, Wall-embedded Light 102 X 84 Inches (variable)
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LOL (Lady of the Lake), 2011 Silicone, Toy Lightsaber, Acrylic Paint Plexi 24 Inches Tall
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Holey Moley, 2011 Infinity Mirror, Lights, Wood Frame 30 Inches Diameter
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Adieu grandes illusions., 2010 Infinity Mirror, Lights, Wood Frame 30 Inches Diameter
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EAT SHIT, 2011 Acrylic Paint, Glass Cake Stand, Paper, Styrofoam 12 X 12 X 12 Inches
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REDRUM, 2010 Acrylic Paint, Cake Stand, Mirror (cake) 7 X 12 X 12 Inches
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The Once and Future... , 2008 Acrylic Paint, Styrofoam, Foil, Wood, Sword (steel, Bronze, Leather) 44 X 42 X 42 Inches
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Last Supper at CERN (detail), 2009 Wood, Canvas, Acrylic Paint, Styrofoam, Record Players, Gospel Lps 120" X 44" X 56" © Trong Nguyen
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Women's Room, Serbian Prison Camp, 1992, 2005 Sheared Grass Installation Variable © Trong Gia Nguyen
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St. Sebastian (after Botticelli), 2012 Wood, Cork, Paint, Wire 72 X 23 X 1-1/2 Inches
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Quick Facts
Lives in
Brooklyn
Works in
NYC
Statement

Trong Gia Nguyen is an artist and curator based in Brooklyn, New York. He has exhibited in recent solo exhibitions at Coleman Burke Gallery (New York), Galerie ZK (Berlin), Galerie Quynh (Ho Chi Miinh City) and Fruit & Flower Deli (New York).  As a curator, Trong has organized numerous shows, including Room without a View (Freies Museum Berlin), By Invitation Only (Kinz, Tillou, + Feigen),  The Guy Debord Show (New General Catalog), and Who? Me? (Zabriskie Gallery).  He has received grants from LegalArt Miami, Artist in Residence in the Everglades, Foundation for Contemporary Arts, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, Harvestworks Digital Media Center, Bronx Museum of the Arts, and Puffin Foundation.  Nguyen currently serves on the advisory borads of the Fashion in Film Festival, Florence Artist in Residency (FAiR), and EFA Project Space. He has guest-lectured at Miami University, CUE Foundation, Latvia Center for Contemporary Art, Location One, New York University, Columbia University, Icelandic Art Academy, and Catalyst Foundation. 

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