THUỶ NGUYỄN: A LIFE CREATIVE
an archive and exhibition by Tia - Thuy Nguyen
Curated by Dolla Merrillees
Opening date: Friday, 7 August, 2020
Location: The Factory of Contemporary Arts Centre
15 Nguyen U Di, Thao Dien ward, district 2, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Known and recognised for her multidisciplinary creative practice, entrepreneurship and distinct aesthetic, Tia-Thuy Nguyen is one of Vietnam’s most celebrated designers and a leader in Vietnam’s emerging and rapidly growing fashion industry. This exhibition is the first to explore her career and practice of more than a decade, revealing the background, creative processes, cultural influences and inspiration that have contributed to the making of a successful and acclaimed fashion design house.
The exhibition consists of six galleries: Tradition & Modernity, Wrapped in Colour, Black & White, Identity & Womanhood, Belief & Symbolism, Pattern & Process.