Nam Nguyen.  Born 1982, Edmonton, AB, Canada.  Lives and works in Berlin, Germany

Solo Exhibitions

2017 A Cadence for Unremembered Shades  Bill and Isabel Pope Foundation, Artist in Residence Exhibition, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax NS.

2015 What Billows on distant floors?  Anna Leonowens Gallery,Halifax NS.

2014 Black Market Para-sight/site  Lehrter Siebzehn Project Space, in conjunction with Black Market Exhibition,held at Lehrter Seibzehn Main Space, Berlin, Germany.

2008 ImageObjectIdeaMaterial  Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax NS


Group Exhibitions

2017 Invisible Bright Touch, Cork Street Project Space, Halifax NS.

2016 The End, let's start again, Donau83 Project Space, Berlin, Germany.

2014 Joseph Plaskett Foundation Award Tenth Anniversary Exhibition, Equinox East Gallery, Vancouver, Canada.

2013 A Night at the Park, Moosdorf Project Space, Berlin, Germany.

2013 Anonyme Zeichen 2013, Kunstverein Tiergarten, Berlin, Germany.

2012 Interior Two, in-conjunction with 48-Neukolln culture festival, Berlin, Germany.

2012 Murmurer, curated by Megan Hepburn, Studio-Baustelle, Berlin, Germany.

2011 Nowheresville,curated by Matthew Carver, General Hardware Contemporary, Toronto, Canada.

2010 The Drawing Room, DRAWN Arts Festival Juried Exhibition, Vancouver,Canada.

2010 Line-Up, ArtBeatus Gallery, in conjunction with the DRAWN Arts Festival, Vancouver,Canada.

2009 In Return, SCA Gallery, Sydney College of Art, Sydney, Australia.

2008 Joseph Plaskett Foundation Award Fifth Anniversary Retrospective Exhibition, 

Concourse Gallery, Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design, Vancouver, BC.

2008 Strange and Fantastic,Ideal Gallery, Calgary AB

2008 Regeneration, Annual Khyber Institute of the Arts Members Show, Khyber ICA,Halifax NS

2008 Broken Telephone, Anna Leonowens Gallery,Halifax NS

2007 Royal Bank of Canada Painting Competition, Touring Exhibition:

OntarioCollege of Art and Design, Toronto ON;

Galerie d’art Louise-etReuben-Cohen,Moncton NB;

McClaren Art Centre, Barrie ON;

Winnepeg Art Gallery,Winnepeg MB;

Concourse Gallery, Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design,Vancouver BC

2007 Interrobang Nscad, Anna Leonowens Gallery, HalifaxNS

2005 Shift Control Landscapes, ElliotLouis Gallery, Vancouver BC

2005 On a Whim, TatarGallery, Toronto ON


Education/Residencies

2017 Invited Artist in Resident, Bill and Isabel Pope Foundation Artist in Residence, Halifax NS

2015 Nscad Summer Artist in Residence Program, Halifax NS

2008 MFA, Nscad University, Halifax NS

2005 BFA, Emily Carr Institute, Vancouver BC

2003 Diploma Fine Arts, Grant MacEwan College, Edmonton, AB


Related Awards and Experience

2016 Vietnamese-Canadian Creative Persons Grant: a privately administered stipend from Hoang Tri and Vi Nguyen.

2013 Canada Council Project Grant

2011 Canada Council Research Grant

2008 Joseph Plaskett Foundation Award

2007 Royal Bank of Canada Painting Competition Finalist

2006 Harrison McCain Scholarship in Memory of Marion McCain, NSCAD University MFA entry award.

2006 Nscad University Graduate Fellowship Award.


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