Born to refugee parents in rural pennsylvania her passion for the arts was overshadowed by cultural expectations an interest in the sciences and the desire to serve others. The in between is an art exhibit that explores the ideas of immigration and finding acceptance within one s ethnic heritage within america and within oneself.
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Vy ngo artist. Vy ngo hand me downs acrylic and oil 2019. With a future that feels so uncertain for many dreamscapes is a show about how our historical past and memories can shift with time and emotionality into a world unrecognizable even to ourselves. 6 824 followers 1 742 following 391 posts see instagram photos and videos from vy ngo vjngo art.
Vy ngo describes letting creativity back into her life after years of practicing medicine. Vy ngo is an austin based visual artist who draws influences from her life as a vietnamese american a physician mother and observer of the human condition. Artist doctor wife mom first generation immigrant.
Closing reception october 6th 12 5pm artist talk at 3pmrsvp new works by austin texas based abstract artist vy ngo. Through exploring the depths and layers of those unfamiliar landscapes. Oriental art gallery is a space of artworks by vietnamese artists.
This autobiographical show is a journey through the life of the artist beginning in early childhood and running through late adolescence. Identity culture and vulnerability. Happy international women s day.
Artist vy ngo s show the in between deftly addresses this topic but also poses the question how does one become in cluded in the american dream. Artist and teacher zell miller empowers kids to tell their own stories in their own ways. Vy ngo is a vietnamese american visual artist.
The in between 2019. Inspired by her background as the child of refugees and her career as a physician ngo s work strives to reflect on some of the most critical themes of the current time. Vy ngo bears many titles.
Artworks on display are with a variety of materials that reflect the unique and distinctive features of the orient in general and vietnam in particular reflecting the diversity of human culture with themes such as nature culture customs lifestyle and way of living with many different materials. For the past two years she s been working on her most recent art collection.