Nha San Collective - Huong Ngo
Hương Ngô is an interdisciplinary artist and educator. She is a graduate of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, where she studied Art & Technology, and was a studio art fellow at the Whitney Independent Study Program. She was recently awarded the prestigious Fulbright US Scholar Grant in Vietnam to continue a research-based project begun while at the Archives Nationales d'Outre Mer in Aix-en-Provence based on the surveillance records of anti-colonial organizer and proto-feminist Nguyễn Thị Minh Khai. She will produce the project while a Chicago Artists Coalition BOLT artist-in-residence and exhibit this new work in solo shows at the DePaul Art Museum and The Franklin in 2017.
She has been supported by the New Museum, Rhizome, Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago, and Eyebeam Art & Technology Center, and has been in residence at the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, SOMA Mexico, the Camargo Foundation, and Latitude among others. She has taught at the Museum of Modern Art, Pratt Institute, and Parsons the New School for Design and will join the faculty at Northwestern University in 2016 as a visiting lecturer.
Hồng-Ân Trương and Hương Ngô will exhibit collaborative work in the exhibition Hidden Assembly, which will debut at SPACES in Cleveland, OH and travel to Newspace Center for Photography in Portland, OR.