DO HOANG TUONG

 

“I create a figure on the canvas, then I start the fighting against him. I try my best to beat him, to uncover things that are hidden deep inside his body, inside his mind or at the bottom of his heart. This hurts him, but it gives me a feeling of safety and comfort.”

 

Biography

1960 Born in Quang Nam, Vietnam. Lives and works in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

1979 - Graduated from the Ho Chi Minh City Fine Arts College 

1984 - Graduated from the Ho Chi Minh City Fine Arts University

 

Solo exhibitions

2007 12 Women, Galerie Quynh, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

2004 S/he, Galerie Quynh, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

2000 [sub]Urban Landscapes, City Exhibition House, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

 

Selected group exhibitions

2017

Personal Structures, European Cultural Center and GAA Foundation, Venice, Italy

Art Stage Singapore, Singapore.  

2016

Open, Vietnam Fine Art Museum, Hanoi

Organized by Vietnam Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Sport to highlight and appraise Vietnam achievements after “Doi moi” period for 30 years (1986-2016)

 2015

Eagles Fly, Sheep Flock: Biographical Imprints – Artistic Practices in Southeast Asia

Art Stage Singapore, Singapore

Start Art Fair presentation, CUC Gallery at Saatchi Gallery, London

2014 Art Stage Singapore 2014, Singapore

2012 Dawn, CUC Gallery, Hanoi

2011 Do Hoang Tuong, Dao Hai Phong, Le Thanh Son, Apricot Gallery, London

2010 Police and Her, IFA gallery, Shanghai

2009

Beneath My Skin, IFA gallery, Shanghai

Vietnam Mon Amour, Mc2 Gallery, Milan, Italy

2008

Voices Of Vietnam, Gallery Forty Five Downstairs, Melbourne, Australia.

Olio. the year end show., Galerie Quynh, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam 

Good morning Vietnam,  Good morning Korea, Vietnam Fine arts Museum, Hanoi, Viet Nam

2007

Good morning Vietnam,  Good morning Korea, Gallery Areum, Korea Foundation Cultural Center, Seoul, Korea

2005

New Figuration in Vietnamese Painting and Sculpture, Faculty Gallery, Monash University, Australia

2003

Galerie Amber, Leiden, The Netherlands

Modernization and Urbanization, The Korea Culture and Art Foundation, Seoul, Korea

 2002

 Introspections of the Soul, Gallery Vietnam, New York, USA

 Liquid, Blue Space Gallery, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

2001

Open Studio, an installation workshop and exhibition by ten artists, Binh Quoi Park, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

1999

  Recent Works 8th annual exhibition, City Exhibition House, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

  Galerie Vinh Loi, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

1998

  Saigon Perspectives, Pacific Bridge Contemporary Southeast Asian Art, Oakland, California, USA

  L'anima Soffocata, Museo Biblioteca Archivio, Bassano del Grappa, Italy

  The Finest Collections from Sisters Cities, Pusan Metropolitan Art Museum, Korea

 1997

  Man and Woman, H&S Gallery, Brussels, Belgium. Traveled to Paris, Tokyo, San Francisco and Singapore

  A Winding River : The Journey of Contemporary Art in Vietnam, Meridian International Center, Washington, D.C., USA. Traveled to various venues in the United States

  New Face of Vietnam, Gallery Simyo, Seoul, Korea

  From the Red River to the Mekong: The New Trend in Vietnamese Art, Wallonie Brussels Center, Paris, France

  Blue Space Gallery, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

1996

  11th International Contemporary Asian Art Exhibition, Metropolitan Museum of Manila, Philippines

  Vietnamese Art After Doi Moi, Fujita Vente Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan

  April Colours, an exhibition of work realized at an international workshop in Hue, Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City Fine Arts Association, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

1995

  City Hall, Aahus, Denmark

  10th International Contemporary Asian Art Exhibition, Singapore National Art Museum, Singapore

1994

  Asian Friendship Exhibition, Ho Chi Minh City Art Museum, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Traveled to Tokyo, Japan

  Spring, Ho Chi Minh City Art Museum, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

  National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, an exhibition of work realized at an international arts workshop of 25 artists from 13 countries

1993

  Espace NK Gallery, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

  New Space, exhibition by Vietnamese and Singaporean artists, Fine Arts Association, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

1992

  Abstract Painting, Hoang Hac Gallery, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

1990

  Exhibition House, Hanoi, National Fine Arts Exhibition, Vietnam

1990 - 1996

  Recent Works, annual exhibition by a group of ten artists, Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi, Vietnam

1988

  Vietnam House, Paris, France